UPDATED: Thursday, June 7, 2012 Bridgeport psychedelic/soul trio The Stepkids and Wethersfield indie rock outfit Echo & Drake (above) will kick off the Park City’s Downtown Thursdays concert series tonight. The free weekly outdoor concert series on McLevy Green runs on consecutive Thursdays through Aug. 30, beginning at 5:30 p.m. The line-up is rounded out Read More
After announcing the line-up for Alive@Five last month, Stamford Downtown Special Services District has revealed the opening acts for the annual summer concert series, along with the a list of bands and venues for its upcoming Bandapalooza contest on May 18. The opening acts confirmed for Alive@Five are PANA! (June 21 with Los Lonely Boys), Read More
An exhibit, “Andrew Carson: Recent Translations,” will be on view through Thursday, May 24, at CityCenter Danbury, 186 Main St. Carson, a Danbury native, has been painting abstract impressionist works in watercolors, acrylics, oils and mixed media for more than 25 years. A graduate of Western Connecticut State University, he also studied at the University Read More
Victoria’s Secret may be in the underwear business, but what they sell is sex appeal, as any husband knows who’s been caught gawking at an Angels billboard in the mall. So when Victoria’s Secret decides who’s sexy, attention must be paid. Here’s the company’s seventh annual Who Is Sexy?
The Beach Boys 50th anniversary reunion tour brings the iconic band through Connecticut and New York over the next several days, with performances this weekend at the Mohegan Sun Arena, and later next week at the Westchester County Center. They are but a few of the big music acts that are making stops throughout the Read More
Above: Danbury rapper Roc Doogie released his debut solo album last month. (Photo/Orland Cruz) If you had a childhood, then you probably played Rock, Paper, Scissors — a game of emphatic hand gestures representing a triad of competing forces. And though it is something we remember from the schoolyard, the game is a reflection of Read More
Woodbury Ski Area will host its 40th anniversary Rock N’ Reggae fest on Saturday, June 23, and Sunday, June 24. Gates open at 9 a.m. each day, with live music starting at 11 a.m. The lineup includes King Yellowman with The Sagittarius Band, The Melodians with Yellow Wall Dub Squad, New Kingston, Toussaint, Taj Weekes Read More
Back in August, when Stamford resident Agran Ukperaj was working with a singer and a couple of rap artists, all from New York City, on a new single for his then six-month-old record label, he had no way of knowing how serendipitous the timing might be. “Spotlight,” the fourth release of Hestia Records, features Jermaine Read More