Ahmet Ertegun

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2012

    Jon Anderson on Obama, Radiohead and Yes

    Possessing one of rock's most recognizable voices, former Yes lead singer Jon Anderson sounds as good today as he did when he helped form the legendary progressive rock band over four decades ago. From his home studio in California and in anticipation of tonight's gig at the Kessler Theater with T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2010

    The Daily Fail: Tribute Bands

    Tribute bands... ugh. From Jason Bonham's Zeppelin Experience to Peter Hook's, I guess, Joy Division Experience, the tribute band is a big sad ball of has-been. Or in Bonham's case, a never was.

  • Music

    August 28, 2008

    Remembering Jerry Wexler

    A friend recalls the legendary record man

  • Music

    January 24, 2008
  • Blogs

    September 12, 2007

    Put On Yer Boots, People

    Get yer iPods ready, because I am using the presence of a rare Mike Nesmith recording to direct your attention to two other boots for which you will surely find a use. Just go here, where you will find, yes, a 1974 in-concert recording made in London featuring the Monkee from Dallas who's probably t ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    June 14, 2007
  • Blogs

    January 18, 2007

    Mayor on the Cover of the Rolling Stone

    Gonna buy five copies for her mother: Mayor Laura makes Rolling Stone, and we didn't even know she released a single. Well, not exactly on the cover. But Mayor Laura Miller is indeed in the latest issue of Rolling Stone (the one with James Brown on the cover; the mayor's on page 39, to be exact). Sh ... More >>

  • Film

    October 28, 2004

    Messed Around

    As Ray Charles, Jamie Foxx turns an ordinary bio into an extraordinary one

  • Music

    April 23, 1998

    Hit or miss

    Kacy Crowley savors the moment between anonymity and fame

  • Music

    February 19, 1998

    The glory of Bugs

    Texas guitar hero Bugs Henderson wouldn't swap family for fame

  • Music

    November 28, 1996

    Glory and injustice

    Is bass legend Chuck Rainey falling through the cracks?

  • News

    October 5, 1995

    House of blues

    A forgotten rock and roll pioneer fights to keep his Oak Cliff home