Friday May 17
Nick Lowe plans East Coast "Old Magic" push
English singer/songwriter Nick Lowe will take on a solo acoustic tour of the eastern U.S. this summer in continued support of "The Old Magic." The New Wave icon will start his domestic outing with an Aug.
Movie/DVD: Graham Parker & The Rumour - Live at Rockpalast 1978+1980
During their original alliance, Graham Parker and The Rumour never released a live album that accurately represented how powerful they sounded in concert in each package, the live recordings from 1978 present Parker and The Rumour complemented by a horn section, replicating the R&B-drenched arrangements of tough-minded pop/rock 'n' reggae tunes on ... (more)
Poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti is 94. Fashion and costume designer Bob Mackie is 74.
Celeb birthdays for the week of March 24-30
March 24: Actor R. Lee Ermey is 69. Singer Nick Lowe is 64. Bassist Dougie Thomson of Supertramp is 62.