Opera Philadelphia: “Carmen” is a show stopper

This is Daniela Mack's fourth time in the role of Carmen Opera Philadelphia presents Carmen, George Bizet’s opera. It is full of interesting persons....

Remixes and ‘mixers rule

In the Cookie Jar  Keala Settle Keala Settle tearing through “This Is Me” from The Greatest Showman was one of the most stellar moments of this...

Excellence is learned with “I’m Coming” EP from Andre Xcellence

With influences spanning from the Notorious B.I.G. to Jay Z, Andre Xcellence has set the bar high in terms of success. If the material...

Big vocals & bright new superstars

In the Cookie Jar LeAnn Rimes  Since she tore onto dance floors with a little help from the boys of Thunderouss 2000 with her iconic...

Returning divas, a tribute, and a comeback

In the Cookie Jar Winter music is here On Kelly Clarkson’s latest entry Meaning Of Life, her sound evolves once more, with a more rock and...

Music to keep you hot through the fall

In the Cookie Jar Rita Ora Rita Ora consistently makes good old-fashioned fun pop music, and her latest, "Your Song," is no exception. The breezy...

Opera Philadelphia launches O17 Festival this month

Opera Philadelphia is bringing the city of Philadelphia into the spotlight with its inaugural fall festival, O17. Seven operatic productions, over the course of...

Lady Gaga is an Icon at her highest

Lady Gaga’s two-night performance at Citi Field Stadium in Queens, NY, marked lucky number thirteen stop on the 60-show Joanne World Tour, and by...

The end-of-summer music review

In the Cookie Jar —web extra As the end of the summer comes charging toward us, we can look back on the music that...

Splashing through summer

In the Cookie Jar Peppermint  As the season of RuPaul’s Drag Race has wound down (congratulations Sasha Velour!, we now will start to see some of...