Archive: Girls In Their Summer Clothes

Elvis Costello's Americana Dream (And Other Wolf Trap Bookings)

Cross-posting from another corner of This Very Web Site: As part of its upcoming summer season, Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts has booked Elvis Costello, the British musical shape-shifter who is apparently planning to spend much of 2009 getting in touch with his inner-Appalachian. His newest project,...

By J. Freedom du Lac | March 23, 2009; 01:08 PM ET | Comments (2)

Don't Go There: Usher's Rules Of The Road

Usher's confession: If it's a man's, man's, man's world, then he wants out. Listen up, guys: Usher doesn't want you at his election-night concert at the Warner. You might have thought he was kinda, sorta kidding when he named his brief, mid-size venue tour "Ladies Only/One Night Stand." But he's...

By J. Freedom du Lac | October 29, 2008; 03:42 PM ET | Comments (2)

Bruce At The Super Bowl: Game On

Bruuuuce! And we don't mean Isaac. (Gerald Martineau/TWP) The NFL and NBC confirmed on Sunday what had been long rumored on the Backstreets: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be the next Super Bowl halftime show headliners. Glory days, indeed. The high-profile performance by the one of the...

By J. Freedom du Lac | September 29, 2008; 07:55 AM ET | Comments (33)

More From The Chat: Keith Urban

(Susan Biddle/TWP) Here's a post that I didn't get around to addressing in yesterday's Freedom Rock chat (which, um, err, I never got around to hosting): Monkeyville, Tennessee: You have said, surprisingly, some really good things about Keith Urban. He's playing at our local arena Thursday night, there are...

By J. Freedom du Lac | November 28, 2007; 09:31 AM ET | Comments (1)


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