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ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons readies ‘Perfectamundo’ solo tour

For those who have not heard his Latin-infused solo debut “Perfectamundo,” Billy Gibbons offers this warning, “For the uninitiated I’ll leave it with one word: Beware.”

Daphne Lee Martin and others are back in New London for a show after a two month national tour

After a two month national tour, Daphne Lee Martin returns to New London for a homecoming show at 33 Golden Street.

Telegraph Records hosts live bands as holiday season officially kicks off

New London's Telegraph Records hosts live bands Friday and Saturday as the holiday shopping season officially kicks off.

Joey Batts, Flowers & Kain co-headline Friday at Oasis Pub

It's a night of rap when Joey Batts & Them and Flowers & Kain co-headline Friday at Oasis Pub in New London.

New Jack Swing innovators gather for "Ladies Night Out" tour

Keith Sweat, Guy and Johnny Gill, three primary innovators of New Jack Swing, perform Saturday at Foxwoods on their "Ladies Night Out 3" tour.

Brian Setzer Orchestra celebrates Christmas

The Brian Setzer Orchestra performs in Foxwoods' Grand Theater as part of the 12th annual "Christmas Rocks!" tour.

Rocking out with Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, a very fine musical group that's never met a pyrotechnic display or a dramatic light show it didn't love, is returning to Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday with its "The Ghosts of Christmas Eve Tour."




Timothy Green wrote history’s headlines

I was cleaning out a box of old papers when I found an 18 pence note printed in 1776 by Hall and Sellers, successors to Benjamin Franklin’s Philadelphia printing business.

Rick's List: Maddening Cliches edition

Lunatic focuses on two of society's more maddening cliches.