Top Stories

Gay Pop Music Legend and LGBT Philanthropist Bob Crewe Dies

By Bobby McGuire | Sep 12
Bob Crewe, the gay music icon behind hits made popular by Patti LaBelle and The Four Seasons, died Thursday. He was 83.


Music Features

Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande Reaches Top Tier Pop Status With 'My Everything'

By Jason St. Amand | Sep 11
Ariana Grande is the first female pop star to have her first two albums reach the no. 1 spot on Billboard since Susan Boyle in 2010. What does this mean for the young singer and the pop landscape?

Bill Stewart

Philly Celebrates Gay Jazz Artists

By Tro Petenbrink | Sep 7
Said to be the first LGBT jazz festival ever produced in the United States, OutBeat is set to take place in Philadelphia on the final days of summer, Thursday, Sept. 18 to Sunday, Sept. 21.

Demi Lovato Embarks on World Tour

By Mike Halterman | Sep 6
Platinum-selling recording artist Demi Lovato embarks on her fourth major concert tour, the "Demi World Tour," starting September 6.

Gavin Creel

Gavin Creel Takes Provincetown (For Just Two Days)

By Robert Nesti | Sep 3
Gavin Creel comes to Ptown this week for two days for a pair of concerts with Seth Rudetsky. EDGE caught up with the Olivier Award-winning actor/singer about the concerts & his recent stay in London.

Maroon 5 drop "V"

Dig These Discs :: Ariana Grande, Maroon 5, Robyn Hitchcock, New Pornographers, Cherry Cherry Boom Boom

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 3
The New Pornographers drop their fifth studio album, and Robyn Hitchcock goes for 20. Ariana Grande's sophomore release rocks, and Maroon 5 drops number 5. Industry insider Cherry Cherry Boom Boom drops his EP debut.


CD Reviews

Julian Wachner: Symphony No. 1, ""Incantations and Lamentations"" and Voices

By Steven Bergman | Sep 12
An extensive three-disc set recognizes a quarter century of compositions from composer / conductor / organist, Julian Wachner.

Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die

By Christian Cintron | Sep 9
Love them or hate them Panic! at the Disco aren't going anywhere. This album proves that they and their sound can involve and fit in well among the pop and rock of today.

Fuchs: Falling Man

By Steven Bergman | Sep 8
Composer Kenneth Fuchs continues his fruitful relationship with conductor JoAnn Falletta and the London Symphony Orchestra on this new disc from Naxos Records.


Performance Reviews

Avicii (DJ Tim Bergling)

Avicii at TD Garden :: June 25, 2014

By Rory Francis | Jun 27
Avicii electrified a packed house at Boston’s TD Garden on Wednesday night, though the concert quickly became engulfed in a media storm.