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  • Grammys 2015: Grammy students win the chance of a lifetime

    Grammys 2015: Grammy students win the chance of a lifetime
    Having the opportunity to record in the legendary studios of Capitol Records is a feat many will never accomplish. But, for a small group of high school students, the record label home of artists such as Sam Smith, Katy Perry and Mary J. Blige opened...
  • Sam Smith isn't afraid to tell it like it is

    Sam Smith isn't afraid to tell it like it is
    A little over a year ago Sam Smith was curled up inside the Redbury Hotel between two sold-out gigs at the Troubadour, shows that served as his L.A. debut. Largely known for a pair of exuberant, infectious electronic dance collaborations, the British...
  • For the record

    "Tristan & Yseult": In the Feb. 3 Calendar section, a headline on a review of British theater troupe Kneehigh's "Tristan & Yseult" said that the performance is playing at the Wallis Annenberg Center of the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills. It is playing...
  • A revitalized Capitol Records forges a new path forward

    A revitalized Capitol Records forges a new path forward
    One of the first things Steve Barnett did when he took the helm at Capitol Records in 2012 was to pull down all the framed and platinum records that had long adorned the lobby of the landmark Capitol Tower offices in Hollywood. The cheap cardboard...
  • Mystic's Audien Hoping For A Grammy Win For His Remix Of 'Pompeii'

    Mystic's Audien Hoping For A Grammy Win For His Remix Of 'Pompeii'
    Every year since 1998, the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences has handed out a Grammy Award for the Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical. It's a clunky title, especially since the practice — taking music that was previously...
  • Meghan McCain's home: She calls her style 'Scarface meets Graceland'

    Meghan McCain's home: She calls her style 'Scarface meets Graceland'
    "My version of entertaining at home is putting on some cool music and opening up a bottle of Jack Daniel's or wine," author, political pundit and TV personality Meghan McCain declares. "I can't cook, unless you want Cheez Whiz on a Ritz cracker. I am...
  • New '33 1/3' book explores life of mysterious chanteuse Bobbie Gentry

    New '33 1/3'  book explores life of mysterious chanteuse Bobbie Gentry
    Love was in the air in the summer of 1967, and it was all over the radio waves as well, from the Doors’ horny exhortation to a love interest in “Light My Fire” to the Beatles’ philosophically minded anthem “All You Need is...
  • It's all 'Cake' --if not the Oscar frosting --for Jennifer Aniston

    "MOST OF our assumptions have outlived their uselessness," said philosopher Marshall McLuhan. NOW we are reaching a saturation point in stories about Jennifer Aniston and how she failed to get a nomination for her movie "Cake," and that there's no...
  • 'Weird Al' Yankovic kicks off 100-city tour with five nights in Las Vegas

    'Weird Al' Yankovic kicks off 100-city tour with five nights in Las Vegas
    Southern Californians might best know "Weird Al" Yankovic for his frequent appearances on the Dr. Demento radio show from the 1970s on KPPC-FM. If a 16-year-old Weird Al hadn’t handed Dr. Demento a tape of his parody songs, he might have a real...
  • Ryan Adams at Fillmore Miami Beach on May 7

    Ryan Adams at Fillmore Miami Beach on May 7
    Mercurial alt-country adventurer Ryan Adams will perform May 7 at the Fillmore Miami Beach, joined by roots-rock firebrand Jenny Lewis. General admission tickets ($40.50 advance, $42 day of show) go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 23 at LiveNation.com,...
  • Niykee Heaton's 'Bad Intentions' come from a good place

    Niykee Heaton's 'Bad Intentions' come from a good place
      A photo posted by Niykee Heaton (@niykeeheaton) onNov 11, 2014 at 1:52pm PST  A young white woman singing Chief Keef lyrics as if it were an Ariana Grande song might sound like a recipe for disaster. Except Niykee (pronounced like Nicki)...