The Waterboys Go on the Road for "Modern Blues"

The Waterboys’ music has moved as Mike Scott has moved. Since he effectively is The Waterboys, that’s not a surprise, but their music reflects changes in his life. Or, more accurately, it invites listeners to think of it in that way. Part of the gift Scott shares with the great rock stars is his ability to imprint his persona on his music so that it all sounds autobiographical, whether it is or not. 

A Chance to Win Tickets to the Beatles Festival

[Updated] On Saturday night, New Orleans musicians will come together at the House of Blues for The New Orleans Beatles Festival, which this year will celebrate 50 years of Beatlemania with an emphasis on the band's early years. The Topcats, Chuck Credo IV, The Molly Ringwalds, Rockin' Dopsie Jr., Alex McMurray, Cass Falconer, Jimmy Robinson, Robin Barnes, Tim Shirah, Bill Malchow, and Jim Lockwood will draw from the enti