Concerts

‘Such an amazing band’: Adam Lambert selects his all-time favorite Queen song

‘Such an amazing band’: Adam Lambert selects his all-time favorite Queen song

In the midst of a world tour, Lambert has been working with Queen since 2009.

‘It’s hard to complain about it’: Neal Doughty says REO Speedwagon happily delivers the big ballads

‘It’s hard to complain about it’: Neal Doughty says REO Speedwagon happily delivers the big ballads

They’ve had other hits, but REO is famous today for two sweet-talking No. 1 smashes.

The Levon Helm Band – The Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 3 (2014)

The Levon Helm Band – The Midnight Ramble Sessions, Volume 3 (2014)

A celebration of everything Helm meant to music, and vice versa.

‘It’s quite interesting’: Addition of original guitarist has changed the Yardbirds’ dynamic

‘It’s quite interesting’: Addition of original guitarist has changed the Yardbirds’ dynamic

Already, McCarty says he’s noticed a refocus on “the bluesier side of the band.”

Eric Johnson – Europe Live (2014)

Eric Johnson – Europe Live (2014)

‘Europe Live’ illustrates what cutting Johnson loose adds to his studio efforts.

‘A good toe in the water’: Brian May on Queen’s warm up show with Adam Lambert

‘A good toe in the water’: Brian May on Queen’s warm up show with Adam Lambert

Queen pulled out out a deep cut in “Love Kills,” a Freddie Mercury song from 1984.

‘The chemistry is just incredible’: Ringo Starr on perhaps his best All-Starr Band ever

‘The chemistry is just incredible’: Ringo Starr on perhaps his best All-Starr Band ever

Ringo, Steve Lukather, Gregg Rolie and Todd Rundgren begin a run at the Beacon tonight.

Shows I’ll Never Forget: The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, June 8, 2014

Shows I’ll Never Forget: The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, June 8, 2014

Sean Lennon and Charlotte Kemp Muhl achieved a signature moment at Mountain Jam.

‘More naturally at home with us’: Queen on the difference between touring with Adam Lambert, Paul Rodgers

‘More naturally at home with us’: Queen on the difference between touring with Adam Lambert, Paul Rodgers

Rodgers filled in for Freddie Mercury in 2005-09; Lambert has worked with Queen since.

‘This is the best-sounding band I’ve ever heard’: Why Boston’s Tom Scholz suddenly became a road warrior

‘This is the best-sounding band I’ve ever heard’: Why Boston’s Tom Scholz suddenly became a road warrior

Boston’s huge new tour began last Thursday, and continues through October.