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New music includes George Thorogood, Mariah Carey

   December 15, 2020   

The 2020 reissue of George Thorogood Live in Boston adds 12 never-before-available live tracks.

New Music Review: Shawn Mendes returns with gooey, amorous album

By MARK KENNEDY AP / Entertainment Writer    December 8, 2020   

On his 14-track fourth album, Shawn Mendes is airy, grand, intense and rapturous. It is the sound of a man totally and hopelessly in love.

New music includes Paul McCartney record

   December 8, 2020   

McCartney III serves as a continuation to the former Beatle's first two solo albums, McCartney (1970) and McCartney II (1980), on which he played all instruments.

Music Review: Christy Fisher’s XOC is ‘genre-crossing’ album

   December 1, 2020   

XOC, the debut album of Christy Fisher, is a genre-crossing collection of tracks that range from jazz and electronica instrumentals to R&B/funk to EDM/vocal driven anthems that convey the imagery of the socio-political climate of 2020.

Music Review: Kelsey Waldon covers weighty topics on new album

By RON HARRIS / Associated Press    December 1, 2020   

Kelsey Waldon’s “They’ll Never Keep Us Down” is a serviceable homage release, as the proud Kentuckian covers everyone from Nina Simone to Neil Young, and everything from union labor to feelings of freedom.

A Grammys savage: Beyoncé leads with 9 nominations

By MESFIN FEKADU / AP Music Writer    December 1, 2020   

Beyoncé's anthem about Black pride scored multiple Grammy nominations.

New music includes White Stripes greatest hits

   December 1, 2020   

The first-ever official anthology of recordings from The White Stripes is an essential career-spanning collection highlighting 26 previously released songs.

New music includes 11th Smashing Pumpkins record

   November 24, 2020   

The Smashing Pumpkins will release their 11th studio album, Cyr, with 20 tracks, including the previously released singles Cyr and The Colour Of Love.

Brandon Decker launches “Agua De Sedona” with socially distanced concert

   November 17, 2020   

Local musician Brandon Decker celebrates the launch of his new brand “Agua De Sedona” with a socially-distanced reception and concert at Sedona Water Works on Saturday, November 21.

New music includes recordings created during COVID-19 shutdown

   November 17, 2020   

Here are some of the pop music albums being released this month.

Camp Verde Library hosts free concert by 'Verde Valley’s Got Talent' winner

   November 17, 2020   

The Camp Verde Community Library will present a free concert from Donna Hazlewood, the winner of last year’s Verde Valley’s Got Talent, 3:30 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 19.

Sound Bites Grill bids ‘Happy Trails’ to Blazin’ M Cowboy Bill Bassett

   November 10, 2020   

If you love live music, you will want to check out the musical menu at Sound Bites Grill in Uptown Sedona this week. The award-winning venue brings in live music four to five nights a week in their show room.

Red Rocks Music Festival presents world-acclaimed pianist Inna Faliks in ‘Dialogues’

   November 10, 2020   

Red Rocks Music Festival presents world-acclaimed pianist and head of piano area at UCLA, Inna Faliks, in “Dialogues”, on Nov. 15, 2:30 p.m., at the Sedona Creative Life Center.

MUSIC REVIEW: Neil Young revisits 2003’s ‘Greendale’

By SCOTT BAUER, Associated Press    November 10, 2020   

Think of Neil Young’s 2003 record “Greendale” as the venerable rocker’s take on “Our Town,” with a heavy dose of weirdness, environmentalism and anti-war sentiment thrown in.

New music includes AC/DC album

   November 10, 2020   

AC/DC cut 12 new tracks for "Power Up," the band's new album, proudly maintaining their signature sound and all of its powerful hallmarks.

Kaleidoscope Redrocks plays Veteran’s Day Tribute

   November 3, 2020   

Kaleidoscope Redrocks will perform a tribute concert for Veterans at the Sedona Elks Lodge located at 110 Airport Road in Sedona on Wednesday, Nov, 11 from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m.

Sammy Davis & Dan Vega heat up Bella Vita

   November 3, 2020   

Sammy Davis returns to the Bella Vita Ristorante stage Friday, Nov. 6, performing from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. on the restaurant’s outdoor patio stage.

Red Rocks Music Festival presents world-acclaimed pianist Inna Faliks in ‘Dialogues’

   November 3, 2020   

Red Rocks Music Festival presents world-acclaimed pianist and head of piano area at UCLA, Inna Faliks, in “Dialogues”.

Tommy Rocks: 4 New CDs & 4 New Singles

   November 3, 2020   

This article is dedicated to the memory of Danny Foster, who was one of the most ardent music fans in the area.

New music includes Neil Young album

   November 3, 2020   

Return to Greendale is the next installment in Neil Young’s Performance Series (#16) and features a concert from the historic and unique 2003 tour supporting the release of the Neil Young with Crazy Horse album Greendale.

New music includes Elvis Costello album

   October 27, 2020   

Recorded in Helsinki, Paris and New York, "Hey Clockface" is the latest Elvis Costello & Sebastian Krys production, following their work together on Elvis Costello and The Imposters GRAMMY-winning album Look Now.

Chamber Music Sedona donates four new cellos to high school

   October 20, 2020   

Sedona Red Rock High School students received four new, professionally built cellos and teaching accessories donated by Chamber Music Sedona.

New music includes Bruce Springsteen's first new record with the E Street Band since 2014

   October 20, 2020   

Letter to You is the upcoming 20th studio album from Bruce Springsteen, his first album with the E Street Band since 2014’s High Hopes.

Sedona Film Festival presents ‘Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Concert’ Oct. 21 & 25

   October 13, 2020   

The Sedona International Film Festival will present “Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold The Concert” on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 4 and 7 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 25 at 1 p.m.

Brian Peterman and Dan Vega light up Bella Vita

   October 13, 2020   

Brian Peterman plays Bella Vita Friday night, Dan Vega on Saturday night.