The singer-songwriter returns from a hiatus, with things back in balance.
Arcade Fire, Buckethead, the Residents and some of the real-life musicians who, like the title character in “Frank,” have hidden their identities.
Now that the East Village is filled with artisanal restaurants and upscale boutiques, HiFi is no longer just another dive but a tether to this neighborhood’s faded bohemia.
Around Asbury Park, famous for being a rock ’n’ roll launching pad for Bruce Springsteen, Southside Johnny and Bon Jovi, artists and club promoters say a full-fledged musical renaissance is underway.
“The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale,” a tribute album by Eric Clapton being released on Tuesday, features Tom Petty, Mark Knopfler, John Mayer and Willie Nelson.