The condition of a 29-year-old man whose wife was killed when a suspected drunken driver crashed into a crowd of people at Austin's South by Southwest has improved.
Nine-time Grammy winner and Pulitzer Prize recipient Wynton Marsalis will be the keynote speaker at Tulane University's commencement this spring.
An 18-year-old injured when a suspected drunken driver crashed into a crowd of people at South by Southwest in Austin got a private concert in her hospital room by one of her favorite bands.
Elvis Presley's concert in Memphis in March 1974, when he returned to the city during a U.S. tour to perform in his hometown for the first time in 13 years, is featured in a new two-CD set.
Malaysian police examine flight simulator of missing jet's pilot, investigate engineers
Eight people who were injured in the South by Southwest accident that's blamed on a suspected drunken driver remained hospitalized Saturday, including two in critical condition.
Kitchen life isn't for everyone. Fourteen-hour shifts in confined spaces with hot ovens and even hotter tempers weed out the weak from the strong.
If you are a bluegrass musician in the surrounding counties, there is a good possibility that you have a gold-colored railroad spike, crafted into an instrumentalist, sitting on your shelf.
Former Minnesota Orchestra music director Osmo Vanska will return to Orchestra Hall this month to help the orchestra celebrate its first Grammy win.
A little-known, 18-employee, music-equipment manufacturer in Boulder is the technology driver behind Neil Young's digital-music venture, an end-to-end ecosystem that will pit the legendary singer-songwriter against Apple's iTunes and iPod juggernaut.
Malaysia says jet's disappearance was deliberate; investigation refocused on crew, passengers
A federal judge in New York has left the rate that Internet radio giant Pandora must pay songwriters unchanged at 1.85 percent of revenue for the next two years.
A Florida man convicted of attempted murder in a confrontation over loud music won't be sentenced until after his retrial on a murder charge.
Throughout Drive-By Truckers' existence, they've had a very definite division of labor. Co-leaders Mike Cooley and Patterson Hood have split the songwriting, Hood generally projecting drama to Cooley's quieter desperation, and both have always sung their own songs and their own songs only - until now. "English Oceans" (ATO Records), the Truckers' 12th album, features Cooley singing lead on a Hood composition called "Til He's Dead or Rising," an experience Cooley calls "cool but also weird."
Nine people remain hospitalized, including two in critical condition, after a suspected drunken driver plowed into a South By Southwest festival crowd in Austin, leaving two people dead.
A drum kit stood assembled and cans of beer were piled in a bucket. But otherwise, the outdoor stage at Cheer Up Charlie's was empty Thursday afternoon, an unusual sight for the ordinarily bustling South by Southwest music festival.
A host of country western music stars have been booked for this year's Norsk Hostfest (HOOST'-fehst) in Minot.
A former northeastern Indiana resident has been identified as one of two people killed when a driver gunned a car through a street barricade and into a crowd of South By Southwest festival attendees in Austin, Texas.
Drake won top honors at MTV's annual South By Southwest-based awards show Thursday night.
The Top 20 Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows in North America. The previous week's ranking is in parentheses. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.
A medical examiner in Texas has released the identity of the second person who died when a car crashed through a street barricade during the South by Southwest Music Festival.
Rapper Torence "Lil Boosie" Hatch was ordered Thursday to perform 100 hours of community service in New Orleans as part of his four-year probation term stemming from a 2009 guilty plea to a marijuana possession charge.
Jamaican authorities blocked off streets around the Caribbean island's supreme court Thursday as a high-profile murder trial for dancehall reggae star Vybz Kartel went to the jury.
When it comes to career longevity, Kenny Rogers picked up some sage advice from comedian George Burns: Stay booked.
"There's been this cultural shift, an explosion of hipster culture," said Blondie's Chris Stein at his band's Wednesday afternoon panel at the South by Southwest music festival here. "When we got here it was like 'World War Z,' every single guy was in a plaid shirt and fedora. When we started our band, we were on the fringe. Now the whole culture is inside."