13 Aug 2019

Concert Review: The Smithereens, Suwanee Town Center Park

Almost two years have passed since Pat DiNizio, the lead singer of the Smithereens, died at age 62. Replacing his rich, distinct baritone voice should have been impossible, but the group found an unlikely replacement in pop
29 Jun 2019

Album Review: Originals, Prince

What’s almost as impressive as Prince’s string of hits throughout the 1980s was the number of songs that he wrote for other artists. From Sheila E. and Sheena Easton to the Bangles and The Time, many hits
11 Jun 2019

My Daughter’s First Concert – Ariana Grande

When I got tickets for my 14-year-old daughter to see Jeff Lynne’s ELO in July, I asked my older daughter, who’s 16, who she’d like to see perform. “Ariana Grande,” she said with a hopeful smile. I