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Adele top winner at 2012 Grammys

By Nekesa Mumbi Moody The Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Adele, who captured the world's heart with an album about a broken romance, emerged as the top winner at Sunday's Grammy Awards, winning six trophies including the prestigious trifecta of record, song and album of the year.

I Might Be Wrong: The 5 best Christmas classics

All you need to do to spoil your Christmas faster than leaving a quart of egg nog in the sun is to take a look at the cover of “A Very She & Him Christmas.” It’s just about everything that’s wrong with music: A.) There’s a smack-you-in-the-face retro-hipster stylization from the LP-like top to the quirky clothes and hair 2.) M.

Live review: Gaslight Anthem @ the Gothic Theatre

The Gaslight Anthem were road-hardened and ready to rock at the Gothic Theatre on Friday. Photos by Joe McCabe. In late-2007, the Gaslight Anthem's debut full length, “Sink or Swim,” was released on XOXO Records -- and it might as well have included a memo to music journalists reading: If you are going to write a review of any kind about this band you must include two things: Read More»

Marc Cohn, Aimee Mann @ Denver Botanic Gardens

[photopress:07_MarcCohn_AimeeMann_PJeye.jpg,full,pp_image] Aimee Mann at Chautaqua Auditorium on Wednesday. Photo by Mark T. Osler. Marc Cohn decided to address the issue of his shooting in Denver -- which happened three years ago during attempted carjacking, and after a show at Denver Botanic Gardens -- several times during his show at the Botanic Gardens Friday night, starting with saying how safe he felt to be back in Denver, then giving an explanation with a reference to “The World According to Garp.” Cohn talked about how in the movie, Robin Williams is being shown a house and a plane crashes into it.

Ladyhawk @ the Hi-Dive

[photopress:ladyhawk.jpg,full,pp_image] Ladyhawk's '70s rock-indebted sound flattened a half-full Hi-Dive last night. Photo from MySpace. If I had known Vampire Hands were opening for Ladyhawk at the Hi-Dive last night -- and I probably should have, considering I was reviewing the show (think, McFly, think!) -- I would have arrived earlier.