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Former Yankees outfielder Bernie Williams makes an all-star appearance on a different stage Thursday, as the Westchester resident and Latin Grammy-nominated guitarist will be joined by his All-Star Band to play his signature sound of Latin jazz rhythms at Westchester's Ridge Hill in Yonkers. (For an interview with Williams about his upcoming show, click here.)
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Almost exactly one year after The Capitol Theatre reopened with a blockbuster Bob Dylan concert, the Port Chester concert hall will celebrate that anniversary with a Sept. 2 concert featuring two more rock legends.
Canadian rocker Neil Young and Crazy Horse will headline the show in September, with punk poet Patti Smith and Her Band opening. Tickets for the 8 p.m. concert go on sale at noon...Read more »
Two music icons with Scarsdale connections join a Pound Ridge homeowner's pup on this week's countdown of top Twitter posts from celebrities with regional ties.
Because the following embedded tweets, links and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed previous installments of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week, click here.
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As a singer in the Grammy-nominated B-52s, whose hits include "Love Shack," Rock Lobster" and "Roam," Woodstock resident Kate Pierson knows how to keep an audience's attention.
But she doesn't always need music to do so. Off the stage, she's a captivating storyteller who can't always be contained by a single Q&A.
Pierson and the rest of The B-52s, who once...Read more »
Talk of Jay-Z's new album, "Magna Carta Holy Grail," has taken over the Internet since a three-minute ad for it (and evidently a Samsung product) ran during Sunday night's broadcast of the NBA finals.
But what can we expect from the self-proclaimed "best rapper alive," who secured his marriage license in Scarsdale, on his 12th solo opus when it's released on July 4?
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Hudson Valley music fans are going to have plenty of opportunities to rock out this summer, with two major concert series that recently kicked off.
Some of the biggest acts in rock and country music will be stopping by the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts this season (200 Hurd Rd., Bethel; 866-781-2922; www.bethelwoodscenter.org). They include Heart (June 29), Dave Matthews Band (July 2),...Read more »
It was a busy week for celebrities with Hudson Valley connections, and some took a break from their hectic schedules to post their thoughts, photos and videos on Twitter.
Because the following embedded tweets, links, photos and videos involve HTML coding, this feature is best viewed with a Web browser. If you missed previous installments of the Hudson Valley Tweets of the Week, click here.
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If you have a serious case of cicada fever, the prescription might not be "more cowbell," but rather a trip to Cornwall to see "Bug Music," tonight's celebration and conversation about one of nature's noisiest critters.
With a full title of "Bug Music: Rhythms and Songs of the Seventeen Year Cicada," tonight's free educational program for all ages at the Black...Read more »
Slated to play The Capitol Theatre tonight, The B-52s will have to turn the local concert hall into their own personal "Love Shack" another time, as singer Cindy Wilson reportedly recovers from illness.
"The B-52s regret to announce that they are unable to perform at [tonight's] show due to principal band member Cindy Wilson having fallen ill," said a statement on The Cap's...Read more »
Carly Rose Sonenclar often posts her covers of songs by popular artists like Bruno Mars and Ed Sheeran on YouTube, but her latest cover has a very personal connection.
The 14-year-old Mamaroneck resident released her version of One Direction's song "Stole My Heart" on Tuesday, and dedicated the performance to her cousins, who recently lost their father.
Carly Rose's fans have...Read more »