Brewing up a Storm: Songstress Storm Large
Fairbanks Daily News-MinerBrewing up a Storm: Songstress Storm Large brings sold-out performances to Palace TheatreFairbanks Daily News-MinerFAIRBANKS — The track listing from vocal phenom Storm Large's 2014 album “Le Bonheur” is a bit eccentric. Songs by Cole Porter nestle alongside those by Tom Waits, Black Sabbath, Randy Newman and Jacques Brel, as well as a few originals.
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 6:04 am
You may know Randy Newman's cinematic hits,
News & ObserverYou may know Randy Newman's cinematic hits, but he's ready to delve into 'Dark Matter'News & ObserverRandy Newman always has been among the most fearless performers in popular music – ready, willing and eager to make himself look bad for the sake of the song, if that's what it takes. And while he's best known to the mainstream for his Oscar-winning ...
Posted on 2 November 2017 | 3:01 am
Watch: Randy Newman Performs on "A
Nonesuch RecordsWatch: Randy Newman Performs on "A Prairie Home Companion ...Nonesuch RecordsRandy Newman was a guest on the public radio show A Prairie Home Companion, hosted by fellow Nonesuch artist Chris Thile, broadcast live from the show's ...and more »
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 11:06 am
Randy Newman explains RTP lyrics in Dark
News & Observer (blog)Randy Newman explains RTP lyrics in Dark Matter's Great Debate ...News & Observer (blog)Singer Randy Newman was inspired by the Duke Blue Devils' national profile to mention Durham in lyrics on his new album “Dark Matter.”Randy Newman: God, Putin and bad movies that make him cry ...Post-Bulletinall 2 news articles »
Posted on 20 October 2017 | 5:03 am
Randy Newman mixes mirth, empathy at City
Chicago TribuneRandy Newman mixes mirth, empathy at City WineryChicago Tribune“Marie” is one of the lesser-known songs that Randy Newman chose to play Wednesday in the first of two sold-out concerts at City Winery, but it left a bruise all the same. It's ostensibly a song about the narrator's undying devotion to the title ...
Posted on 18 October 2017 | 10:50 pm
Love for Louisiana rang out at Emmylou
Like Monday's Uptown performance from Randy Newman, Wednesday's evening with Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell had quickly sold out. Newman's show on Monday showcased his emotional poignancy and wry black humor sedately, as mostly-seated guests gathered ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:44 am
Joe Smith Receives a Star on the Hollywood
noting Ry Cooder and Randy Newman were her two favorite artists. “The phone calls went out to Cooder and Randy,” Smith says. “ ‘Get your ass in here at 2 o’clock. I want you in here when she arrives.’ That’s what happened, and we had a great run.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:43 am
ACOUSTIC: Relative Soul, today 6:30 p.m., Merlin Community Park. Free. • BRITT BITS: This week at Britt Festivals in Jacksonville: Randy Newman, today 7:30 p.m., $28-$62; Vince Gill, Sunday 7:30 p.m., $32-$42; The Gipsy Kings, Monday 7:30 p.m., $32-$67 ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:19 am
The River Rose All Day... and Yet We
With a voice as sweet as the pralines the city is famous for, Ivan Neville sat down at a baby grand Steinway, and made Randy Newman's song Louisiana his own: "What has happened down here is the winds have changed. Clouds roll in from the north and it ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:47 am
Master of space & time: Leon Russell
The other night, I was listening to “Leon Russell and the Shelter People” with my friend Nathaniel, hearing him spin yarns about Russell’s influence on his own life, when I commented that the album kind of reminded me of Randy Newman. Nathaniel ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:47 am