Review: Celine Dion moves past loss on excellent new album

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Music Review: Celine Dion's 16-track "Courage" is a very strong and mature pop album with modern and EDM touches

Review: ‘Frozen 2’ soundtrack struggles in shadow of first

This cover image released by Walt Disney Records shows the original motion picture soundtrack for

Music Review: The “Frozen 2” soundtrack brings together everyone’s favorite princesses _ Elsa and Anna _ the snowman Olaf, good guy Kristoff and his faithful reindeer, Sven, for an impossible task: improving or matching the first “Frozen” movie’s songs.

NFA Playshop presents "A Midsummer Night’s Dream"

NFA Playshop will present William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday in Norwich Free Academy's Slater Auditorium. Philip Trostler, drama teacher and director, said, “More than 40 students make up the cast and crew, including many...

Rising country star Luke Combs plays Sun Arena Friday

Luke Combs (Jack Plunkett, Invision/AP)

Luke Combs, whose first six singles all went to number one and who just won two coveted trophies at the CMA Awards, headlines the Mohegan Sun Arena Friday.

New acts rule Grammys as Lizzo, Lil Nas, Eilish lead in noms

This Sept. 18, 2019 file photo shows Lizzo performing at The Met in Philadelphia. Lizzo earned eight Grammy Award nominations, Wednesday, Nov. 20, making her the show’s top-nominated act. The 62nd Grammy Awards will air live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on January 26. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File)

The Grammys have announced the first nominees for its 2020 show, and contenders include Beyoncé and Taylor Swift

Jay Leno performs Friday at Foxwoods

Jay Leno (Willy Sanjuan, Invision/AP)

Might Jay Leno hang out in Newport while he's here?

Brooklyn duo the Other Favorites play the Knick Friday

The Other Favorites are Carson McKee, left, and Josh Turner (Contributed)

Brooklyn duo the Other Favorites hit Westerly Friday for a show at the Knickerbocker Music Center.

CD tip: "All Encores" by Nils Frahm

Ambient, post-classical composer shifts into spare(r), simpler mode.

Eastern Connecticut Symphony Orchestra on Saturday: Queen, Frink, Cho and more

Violinist Hannah Cho (Contributed)

ECSO will perform Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" and Charles Frink's "John Henry.

TOOL returns to Mohegan Sun Thursday

Tool's lead singer Maynard James Keenan in 2014. (Felix Marquez/AP Photo)

Touring in support of their long-awaited "Fear Inoculum" album, TOOL headlines the Mohegan Sun Arena Thursday.




Beware when wild turkeys rule the roost

According to published reports, turkeys have been terrorizing Toms River Township — chasing and trying to bite people, pecking on windows and blocking traffic.

Rick's List — Dark Web Clickbait Edition

"Don't go there!" scribe is warned.