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Actor and singer Michael C. Hall performs with his band Princess Goes To The Butterfly Museum at the Mercury Lounge on Thursday, March 12, 2020, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Indie rock band led by Michael C. Hall spreads its wings

Mar. 31, 2020 1:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — This might one day be a trivia question: Which rock band with a celebrity frontman and a very long name was one of the last acts to play live in New York before the city shut down in 2020? The answer is Princess Goes to the Butterfly Museum, and its three members hope they become known more...

Fans hope Sound of Philly studio can become music museum

Mar. 14, 2020 3:05 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — What’s the most significant Philadelphia music landmark that needs to be saved? Last month, Preserve Pennsylvania announced that the John Coltrane house in Strawberry Mansion is under threat. That’s a big one. The importance of the site where the jazz great composed his...

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Review: Rachelle Garniez stylishly remembers Bowie, Aretha

Mar. 11, 2020 2:29 PM EDT

Rachelle Garniez, “Gone to Glory" (StorySound Records) Rachelle Garniez's musical world is as wide and wonderful as the range of recently-departed artists she pays tribute to on “Gone to Glory,” from David Bowie and Della Reese to Glen Campbell and Aretha Franklin. With arrangements...

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Returning to acting, Jagger plays a man of wealth and taste

Mar. 5, 2020 10:26 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s been nearly 20 years since Mick Jagger last acted, but as the new film “The Burnt Orange Heresy” shows, his chops have gathered no moss. In the film, which Sony Pictures Classics will release Friday, Jagger co-stars alongside Claes Bang and Elizabeth Debicki as a...

This undated image provided by Focus Features shows actors Anya Taylor-Joy, left, as Emma Woodhouse and Johnny Flynn as George Knightley in director Autumn de Wilde's film

Review: Austen's 'Emma,' humanized but not modernized

Feb. 19, 2020 5:19 PM EST

There's beauty to spare in the new screen adaptation of Jane Austen's “Emma,” from its palatial country estates with their art-filled galleries and manicured lawns, to the exquisitely detailed costumes (those feathered bonnets!), to star Anya Taylor-Joy, whose porcelain skin and blonde ringlets look...

The latest fashion creation from Anna Sui is modeled during New York's Fashion Week, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Anna Sui rolls out B-movie gothic glam at NY Fashion Week

Feb. 11, 2020 12:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Anna Sui doesn't love scary movies, but she adores illusion, especially glamorous illusion. That's one reason she turned to 1970s Italian horror, of the B movie variety, as inspiration for her latest collection, shown Monday at New York Fashion Week. Think goth vampires, and also the...