Ric Ocasek, famed frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a Manhattan apartment. He was 75. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Ric Ocasek, famed frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a Manhattan apartment.
The family of rock star Eddie Money says he died Friday at 70. The husky-voiced singer was known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight." He recently revealed he had been diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.
The family of rock star Eddie Money says he has died at 70. The husky-voiced, blue collar singer was known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight."
Belle and Sebastian with Ex Hex: 7 p.m., gates at 6 p.m., Sprint Pavilion, (877) 272-8849, $50 lower reserved, $36 general admission.
Albemarle Morris Men: Charlottesville’s English dance troupe performs throughout the year. No skills or prior experience needed or expected. Dance is purely for enjoyment and socializing. Weekly rehearsals and pub visits begin at 7 p.m. Tuesdays in the McIntire Room at Central Library. Detai…
L.Y.A.O. Comedy Open Mic Night with host Chris Alan: 8 p.m., sign-ups begin at 7 p.m., the Southern Cafe and Music Hall, (800) 594-8499, free.
GoGo IndepenDance featuring Mental Attraction Band 2.0DJ Flatlinelay:10 p.m., Jefferson Theater, (800) 594-8499, $20, $15 advance.
Wednesday’s show at Sprint Pavilion gives Charlottesville fans a chance to wish Gov’t Mule a happy silver anniversary. It’s also a chance to celebrate a comprehensive new concert film and album package that honors the past but barrels toward the future.
57th annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony: Includes patriotic music by Charlottesville Municipal Band, 9 p.m., Monticello, (434) 984-9800, free. Parking available at Piedmont Virginia Community College; shuttle times must be reserved in advance at monticello.org/ju…
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