| May 17, 2011
| 11:47 AM
Rock songwriter Shane Cooley is set to play a tornado relief concert Saturday, May 21. His show, happening outdoors at the Deltaville Ballpark, will aid efforts to rebuild the Zoar Baptist Church in Deltaville."The town was recently devastated by a...
| May 20, 2011
| 10:29 AM
For the record, Francois Arnaud did not fall off his horse while filming “The Borgias” for Showtime. (Note from Curt: I've updated this interview with videos and more Q&A about Season 2 below the main story.)
“I never fell off my horse!...
| May 26, 2011
| 8:17 AM
Loud Hawaiian shirt?
Powerful thirst for Margaritas?
It's been almost 11 years since Jimmy Buffett sang his care-free Caribbean influenced tunes in Virginia Beach.
The prodigal party boy returns tonight, May 26,...
| Jun 1, 2011
GLENDALE — The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
SCENE HEATS UP
The coming week will see the bell rung on an exciting span of local fights in both boxing and mixed martial arts.
Perhaps the biggest bout will...
| Jun 5, 2011
| 7:17 PM
Few can own a room like Robert Downey Jr., but the never-dull "Iron Man" star opted to concede the spotlight to Jamie Foxx at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago hotel. Well, more like share it.
Foxx, who received the Renaissance Award Saturday at the Gene Siskel...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 7:34 AM
A pair of musical events in Hampton this weekend will feature some notable figures from the extended family of Funk Godfather George Clinton.
On Sunday, June 12, Dawn Silva, a founding member of the group Brides of Funkenstein, will play a fundraiser...
| Nov 22, 2011
| 8:31 AM
The time for the "Mystery Movie" has come again. In the 1970s, the idea worked so well for NBC, the network used it twice weekly for a while ... on rotating components including Peter Falk's "Columbo," Dennis Weaver's "McCloud" and Rock Hudson's "McMillan...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 7:48 AM
It's not quite accurate to describe Dexter Romweber as a rockabilly hero from the days of old. Romweber, formerly the leader of the band Flat Duo Jets, came along in the 1980s when the sounds of Eddie Cochrane and Jerry Lee Lewis had been around for three...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 10:07 AM
Our list of everything going on the week of 11/28-12/4
Basketball Wives LA: Reunion, Part 2 (special; 8 p.m.; VH1)
Top 40 (special; 8 p.m.; BBC America)
Bored to Death (season finale; 9 p.m.; HBO)
The Closer (mid-season premiere; 9 p....
| Dec 4, 2011
When it comes to memoirs, audio books (in CD format) — especially those by celebrities — should be read by their authors. The words just don't sound the same when they're not reading, although there are exceptions to every rule....
| Nov 30, 2011
Patrice O'Neal, 41, a veteran stand-up comic who gained a wider following through TV and radio and helped roast Charlie Sheen in September, died Tuesday from complications of a stroke he suffered last month. O'Neal's manager, Jonathan Brandstein, said...