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Sunday, July 8, 2012

Tonight @ Marcus Amphitheater, 7:30 p.m.

Although he's been making music for more than 45 years, Neil Diamond still retains his smooth pop voice and the energy to dance across stages and charm audiences with his folksy sense of humor. He even insists on updating his own...
Monday, May 30, 2011

The Bang Years 1966-1968 (Columbia Legacy)

Neil Diamond was still an aspiring songwriter from Brooklyn when he fashioned an identity for himself in a wonderful series of on-point singles for a big indie label, Bang Records. In songs like “Solitary Man” and “Girl, You'll be a Woman Soon,” Diamond forged a persona not unlike a character from one of Paul...
08.30.2009 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By David Luhrssen
Neil Diamond rides the subway from Manhattan back to Brooklyn, to the neighborhood where he lived until he was 16, in �Welcome Home Neil.� The short documentary is a bonus track on Hot August Night/NYC (Sony Legacy), the DVD of his Madison Square Garden concert from last summer, and unless you�re a fan forever in blue jeans, waiting for a song sung blue, it contains many of the package�s most ...
Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008

This Week in Milwaukee

Thursday, Nov. 20, Fastball @ Shank Hall, 8 p.m. Thanks to “The Way,” a ubiquitous single that nicely dovetailed with adultcontemporary radio’s renewed interest in Heartland-tinted rock, Fastball was among radio’s breakthrough stars of 1998. Though a couple of likable follow-up singles...