Mr. Stevens’s promising career with the band Tower of Power was derailed when he was sentenced to life in prison. He was paroled after 36 years.
A “Pinocchio” opera, an Amy Beach concerto and Puccini are among the highlights.
A number of big-name stars have new records this fall, including St. Vincent, Beck, The-Dream, Liam Gallagher, Leon Russell, Jessie Ware and Miley Cyrus.
The music producer came to New York for the sleaze and the flea circus. He stayed to make the mixtapes of a city’s imagination.
Hear the 13 songs that caught our critics’ ears this week, from the pop-soul of Kelly Clarkson to the giddy rock of the Fluids.
A new musical at Minetta Lane Theater in Greenwich Village will feature music from Jerry Garcia, Robert Hunter and other Grateful Dead members.
He was the managerial genius behind Yves Saint Laurent, his former lover, and had a stormy run as the head of Paris’s opera houses.
Ms. Wright, who will celebrate this album’s release on Sept. 15 at the Highline Ballroom, said she was finding language for how real healing is possible.