Ramblin' Rhodes: Singer-songwriter Jarosz gains inspiration from change

Three-time Grammy-nominated artist Sarah Jarosz kicks off her 2015 touring year with a performance Jan. 9 at the Imperial Theatre.

Former Colt Ben Utecht delivers serious message through music

...four years before that at the University of Minnesota, will have a significant impact on his future health.Now a singer-songwriter and in-demand speaker, Utecht wanted to ensure that his family will always remember him as a bright, clever and...

KEM's music focused on love

...from the heart and speaks to the heart, and that's what I try to do when I'm writing songs."The Detroit singer-songwriter creates tunes by sitting down at the piano, and "really just moving around until I find something that piques...

Paul Simon cooperating for biography

...After decades of telling his story through music, Paul Simon is ready to rely on words alone.The celebrated singer-songwriter has agreed to cooperate with author and music critic Robert Hilburn for a biography. Simon & Schuster, the winner...

Kelley Brothers invite friends for golf, music benefit

...Antebellum.It'll all be worth it.The Kelley Brothers ? Charles, of Lady A, and Josh, a well-regarded singer-songwriter in his own right ? are giving back to their hometown through the inaugural Kelley Brothers and Friends Golf...

Westobou Festival celebrates fine, performing arts

...active-duty military. AMOS LEE, ALLEN STONE, PATRICK DAVIS, PRISCILLA AHN AND THE RAMBLIN' FEVERS: Although noted singer-songwriter Amos Lee, who has toured with legendary artists such as Bob Dylan and Paul Simon, is the unquestioned headliner...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Grand Ole Opry' music star Hamilton was a class act

...was the first artist to record a song of Canadian singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell with Urge for Going in 1967 and frequently...festival know how powerful this locally-raised singer/songwriter has become over the past few years.He will have...

2014 Arts Preview: Music

...BrothersMarch 7: The Hit MenMarch 20: Joe DiffieMarch 22: Elisabeth von TrappMarch 27: Oak Ridge BoysMarch 28: Singer-songwriter Showcase with Greg Barnhill, Kim Carnes, John Ford Coley and Lenny LeBlancApril 16: Lennon SistersApril 18: Lorrie...

Pop Rocks: Westobou offerings appeal nicely to different audiences

...evenings of art and entertainment that will appeal to and engage different audiences.The crowd that comes to see singer-songwriter Amos Lee, for instance, might prove considerably different than those that clamor for tickets for the Complexions...

Smokey Robinson, still writing, duets with friends

...latest album, Smokey & Friends, which was released Tuesday. The collection of Robinson tunes pairs the legendary singer-songwriter with Elton John, Mary J. Blige, James Taylor, CeeLo Green, Miguel, Steven Tyler and more.Robinson talked...