Pop Music Writer

Sarah Rodman

Rodman covers television and popular music for the Living/Arts section. She joined the staff in May of 2006 after spending six years as a columnist covering pop music and entertainment for the Boston Herald.

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The week ahead: Music, theater, art, and events


Our critics’ picks for noteworthy concerts, theatrical performances, comedy shows, art exhibits, and family events in Boston and the surrounding area this week.

Eurythmics’ Dave Stewart recalls ‘Sweet Dreams’ of his long career

By , Globe Staff

The veteran musician, songwriter, and producer tells his tale in his captivating new memoir, “Sweet Dreams Are Made of This: A Life in Music.”

Bringing ‘a hot poker of comedy’: Samantha Bee on ‘Full Frontal’

By , Globe Staff

The former “Daily Show” correspondent’s new TBS show debuts Monday.


Amanda Palmer’s tribute to David Bowie

By , Globe Staff

Palmer and friends channeled their grief over the icon’s death into “Strung Out in Heaven: A Bowie Tribute.”