Standing before the set of a reimagined “Hee Haw” – more fit for Halloween then hoedowns – with a zig-zag slash of black makeup across his kabuki white face, it’s apparent that John 5 is not your typical guitarist.
Flaming Lips’ frontman Wayne Coyne talks about the unusual inspiration behind the band’s new album, “Oczy Mlody,” recording with family, set pieces in his yard, and why a Lips’ show is a mind-expanding experience for most people.
Jimi Hendrix was only 27 when he died in 1970, but his stratospheric impact still reverberates throughout the rock ranks. The traveling multiartist concert Experience Hendrix Tour is a testament to the legacy of the iconic guitarist.
Percussionist Nate Werth and drummer Robert "Sput" Searight spent more than a decade helping to build Snarky Puppy from a local Dallas jazz group to a repeat-Grammy-winning, fiercely beloved jazz-funk fusion collective.
The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years is declared in three African countries, just Trump's proposed foreign aid cuts threaten to pull the US back from its historic role as the world's top emergency donor.
A Cincinnati nightclub operator denies that some people were allowed to bypass security checks that included metal-detection wands before a gunbattle erupted, killing one man and injuring 16 other people.
No one would ever characterize Spoon as a dance band, but its core is as much about groove as songs - an emphasis that has never been more pronounced than on "Hot Thoughts" (Matador). It swings, in the raw guitar-centric tradition of the Rolling Stones' "Black and Blue" or Prince's "Kiss."