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  • Tastemakers

    Tastemakers
    Leave it to a rock guitarist to see a chance to riff. If his dad hadn’t talked him out of a recording contract when he was 17, Kavanaugh might not have launched Relativity Media, the company that has financed or produced and distributed more than 100...
  • High-minded lowdown

    In the long and often embarrassing history of intellectuals' attempts to grapple with pop culture, there are, at least, a few high points. One of them is the work of the late Leslie Fiedler, the garrulous and provocative critic of literature who could...
  • 10 things you might not know about the summer of love

    As Tracy Swartz observes in an accompanying piece, young people draw a blank on the 1967 crystallization of hippie culture known as the Summer of Love. But even veterans of the counterculture might not easily flash back to these 40 -year-old facts: 1....
  • Adam Lambert and TV scandal: A match made in rock heaven

     
    Adam Lambert has taken the better part of a year to unfold his shiny wings on national television. He finally took flight Sunday on the American Music Awards -- but not in the direction that many, including some devoted fans,......
  • Carly and me -- BFFs!

     
    Wow, Carly Fiorina is, like, totally into me! She updates me every day, sometimes six or eight or nine times a day, on what she's up to. Holding a forum in Pleasanton. Holding a forum in Clovis. Quoting a New Jersey newspaper calling her a ''charismatic...
  • The shifting art circuit of Los Angeles

     
    Art galleries have sprung up like weeds in Culver City over the last several years, but the landscape remains ever shifting. While a few have recently shuttered (thanks, global economic collapse!), others, like Thinkspace and Carmichael Gallery, have just...
  • Stephen Colbert talks art with Steve Martin, with help from Shepard Fairey et al.

     
    The Colbert Report Mon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c Steve Martin Pt. 2 www.colbertnation.com Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor & Satire Blog March to Keep Fear Alive Steve Martin learned the hard way last week that live audiences don't......
  • The cult of Glenn Gould

    It began, unpromisingly, with music written to put you to sleep. But when the dashing 22-year-old Glenn Gould recorded a little-known piece Bach had come up with to soothe an aristocratic insomniac, the pianist's ecstatic, ferocious playing kick-started...