Concerts

‘We want to redesign it': Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty take a radical approach to their own music

‘We want to redesign it': Jon Anderson and Jean-Luc Ponty take a radical approach to their own music

They promise sweeping changes to old favorites in tonight’s debut concert.

One Track Mind: Pokey LaFarge’s Central Time Tour, “Mama Don’t Allow” (2014)

One Track Mind: Pokey LaFarge’s Central Time Tour, “Mama Don’t Allow” (2014)

They take a kind of orchestral approach to the hootenanny aesthetic.

‘I was pinching myself': Adam Lambert looks back on Queen tour, ahead to new album

‘I was pinching myself': Adam Lambert looks back on Queen tour, ahead to new album

He’s signed with a new label, but that’s about all Lambert will confirm.

‘Jesus, did I do that?': John Lennon heralds Beatles’ demise with Live Peace in Toronto

‘Jesus, did I do that?': John Lennon heralds Beatles’ demise with Live Peace in Toronto

The gold-selling album also marked the debut of a future prog legend.

One Track Mind: Deep Purple, “Space Truckin'” from Live in Verona (2014)

One Track Mind: Deep Purple, “Space Truckin'” from Live in Verona (2014)

Times change, members change, but Deep Purple remains.

‘It’s a very different place to be': Reinvigorated Robert Fripp takes stage again with a retooled King Crimson

‘It’s a very different place to be': Reinvigorated Robert Fripp takes stage again with a retooled King Crimson

It seems the presence of fresh faces has given Fripp a new spark.

‘Crazy, beautiful, challenging stuff': Nils Lofgren stood ready to fill in with Crazy Horse

‘Crazy, beautiful, challenging stuff': Nils Lofgren stood ready to fill in with Crazy Horse

After a hand injury, Frank “Poncho” Sampedro suggested Lofgren take over.

‘It’s been just incredible': The Eagles’ Don Henley notes deep-cut confusion among surge of new fans

‘It’s been just incredible': The Eagles’ Don Henley notes deep-cut confusion among surge of new fans

“Half the audience,” Henley says, “came to the party a little bit later.”

‘They really do endure': How do Hall and Oates keep their hits fresh on stage?

‘They really do endure': How do Hall and Oates keep their hits fresh on stage?

Hall and Oates wrote the songs. But that’s not who gives them new life in concert.

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Toto and Michael McDonald, August 29, 2014

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Toto and Michael McDonald, August 29, 2014

Toto just seems to get better with age – and Michael McDonald held his own.