Entertainment

Livingston Taylor returning to the Sheldon

Livingston Taylor will perform this week in the perfect acoustics of the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. Known for his warm stage presence and diverse repertoire, Taylor will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23. He has created well-crafted original songs for over 50 years, earning Top 40 hits with songs such as “I

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U2 will return to St. Louis next year

U2 will return to St. Louis next year, after their Sept. 16 stadium show was canceled due to protests after the Jason Stockley verdict. The band will next appear in St. Louis Friday, May 4, at the Scottrade Center. The St. Louis concert will be only the second show on the 15-date Experience + Innocence

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‘Lil’ Ol’ Band From Texas’ ZZ Top still rocking

By Alan Sculley For the Call ZZ Top fans last fall received the chance to enjoy something the group has rarely done in a career that now stretches more than 40 years — a live album. Titled “Live — Greatest Hits From Around the Globe,” the album features concert performances of 15 of the best-known

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Boston’s Tom Scholz still rocking at 70

By Alan Sculley For the Call Tom Scholz celebrated the 40th anniversary of the blockbuster debut album by his band, Boston, last year. This year, he’s marked another milestone — his 70th birthday. But this is one 70-year-old rocker who doesn’t look or act that age. Still tall and slender with a full head of

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Metallica returns to roots with latest album

By ALAN SCULLEY For the Call It’s said absence makes the heart grow fonder. That seems to have been the case for Metallica. Despite going eight years between studio albums and not doing a full-fledged tour for more than six years, Metallica may have returned more popular than at any time in the past 25

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Maureen McGovern to perform at the Sheldon

The Sheldon will present Maureen McGovern at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 17, in the perfect acoustics of the Sheldon Concert Hall. A two-time Grammy-nominated vocalist, McGovern celebrates the music of the 1960s and ’70s, performing the timeless songs of the Beatles, Carole King, Bob Dylan and more from her latest album, “A Long and Winding

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