Washington Coliseum then and now (Photos)

The Washington Coliseum hosted the Beatles, Janis Joplin and the Rolling Stones, and now the historic building is poised to leap into the future.

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 06:27am EST

US library exhibit explores rights of musicians

The Library of Congress is opening a new exhibit about the work of protecting the intellectual property rights of musicians over the past 100 years, including a landmark Supreme Court decision.

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 03:38am EST

SOCHI SCENE: Rings over Russia

SOCHI SCENE: Rings over Russia

Wednesday - 02/12/2014, 03:03am EST

Defense rests in Florida loud-music killing trial

Defense rests in loud-music trial; Fla. man says he thought he saw gun before shooting teen

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 09:10pm EST

Rebuilt green leads to an old tee at Pebble Beach

Oceanfront property: Pebble Beach restores an old tee on the 10th hole

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 06:03pm EST

Ray Davies, Donovan part of Songwriters Hall class

Ray Davies, Donovan, Jim Weatherly, Mark James part of 2014 Songwriters Hall class

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 05:48pm EST

Concertmaster relieved Stradivarius OK after theft

Milwaukee symphony concertmaster relieved stolen $5M Stradivarius recovered in good shape

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 05:32pm EST

Growing up Beatles: The first concert to the end

WTOP's Katie Howard recounts her mother's love affair with the Beatles, from seeing the Fab Four at the D.C. Coliseum until her death.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 04:25pm EST

She remembers the screaming, the stage and the hair

Judy Wheatley is an English teacher at Magruder High School in Rockville, but 50 years ago Tuesday night she was a University of Maryland student in the audience at the Washington Coliseum to see the Beatles' American concert debut.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:21pm EST

Column: A hard day's night with the Beatles

When the city editor told Mike Causey he was going to cover the first Beatles concert in D.C., he was flattered and very surprised, not to mention a little nervous, too.

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:19pm EST

Laura Benanti on her new CD and 'Sound of Music'

Laura Benanti on her new CD and what performing 'The Sound of Music' live was like

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 10:26am EST

DVF marks wrap dress anniversary with confetti

DVF celebrates 40th year of wrap dress with a shower of gold confetti, to live music

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 10:13am EST

U2, Timberlake, Obama to appear on new Fallon show

U2, Michelle Obama, Justin Timberlake, Gaga to appear on 1st week of new Jimmy Fallon show

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 07:38am EST

Musical 'Book of Mormon' breaks record in Atlanta

Musical 'Book of Mormon' breaks record in Atlanta, setting new record highest tour gross

Tuesday - 02/11/2014, 03:14am EST

Astros pitching prospect sorry for tweet

Houston Astros pitcher Jarred Cosart apologizes for offensive tweet

Monday - 02/10/2014, 09:10pm EST

Von Weber's 'Euryanthe' at Bard SummerScape

Von Weber's 'Euryanthe' and Schubert's 'Fierrabras' will headline Bard SummerScape

Monday - 02/10/2014, 08:08pm EST

Class back on rise in UK _ but elite different

Class is back on the rise in Britain _ but the profile of the elite has changed with the times

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:48pm EST

Bruce Springsteen announces 15 US tour dates

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band announce 15 US tour dates kicking off April 8

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:12pm EST

Review: Eric Church returns with rich new album

Music Review: The multiple personalities of Eric Church duel on rich new album 'The Outsiders'

Monday - 02/10/2014, 03:54pm EST

Review: Robert Ellis shows range on new album

Music Review: From Texas to New York, singer-songwriter Robert Ellis shows range on new album

Monday - 02/10/2014, 03:48pm EST
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