Pearl Jam headed to Hartford

Pearl Jam is doing a short tour with one of the shows set for May 15 at the XL Center in Hartford. Band of Horses will be the opening act. Pearl Jam also will play New York’s Madison Square Garden on

Ringo coming back to Mohegan Sun

Ringo Starr is readying an 11th version of his All Starr Band for a summer tour, with a stop planned for June 27  at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Tickets ($35-$55) are on sale now through Ticketmaster at

Dropkick Murphys at the Oakdale

For longtime fans of Dropkick Murphys, Wednesday night’s concert at the Oakdale in Wallingford was perfect in that the 100-minute show touched on the group’s entire 12-year recording history. Heck,

Lady Gaga a no-go

The Mohegan Sun announced that Lady Gaga will not be rescheduling her Jan. 18 concert, which was initially postponed because of the singer’s reported exhaustion – though it didn’t stop her from

Ray Davies at the Webster

The Kinks were the odd men out in the British Invasion of the 1960s, overshadowed by The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and The Who. Sure, The Kinks had their fair share of hit singles, but they’re

Roger Daltrey at MGM Grand

Fans of The Who were treated to a walk down memory lane with the group’s singer, Roger Daltrey, who brought his solo tour to the MGM Grand at Foxwoods Saturday night. It seemed more of an episode of

The Pretenders at the Chevy

There’s something reassuring about seeing a concert from The Pretenders. It’s almost like stepping back in time as singer-guitarist Chrissie Hynde seems ageless, as vital a performer today as she was

Vibes 09 – Sunday, 4:15 p.m.

Grace Potter and the Nocturnals just finished its set and sounded fantastic. A former colleague at the Connecticut Post always spoke highly of the band, but I had never head its music until today.