| Oct 26, 2012
| 7:05 PM
Adam Levine of Maroon 5 has bought an estate in the Beverly Crest area for $4.83 million.
The house, built in 1940 in a gated community, is set on 3.6 acres at the end of a long driveway. The traditional ranch-style home and guest house have six...
| Nov 11, 2012
Although a traditional-style estate may not seem to blend with Adam Levine's pop rock persona, the Maroon 5 frontman and coach on "The Voice" has bought one in the Beverly Crest area for $4.83 million.
The single-level ranch house, white with long...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 7:50 AM
One upside to a reality show running for more than three months is that you get a chance to change your mind.
That’s certainly the case with "The Voice."
With Monday’s performances from the final eight contestants, I think it’s...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 1:42 PM
A sea of families spread across the Huntington Beach sand Sunday evening for a not-so-family-friendly concert.
The Dan Band, known for its humorous covers of pop songs, played a free show during the "Course of the Force," a five-day relay from July 7...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 12:19 PM
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- Sure, plenty of stars and superstars descended on the South by Southwest Music Conference, which concluded Sunday after five days of glad-handing, pitch-making and music scouting by thousands of attendees. There were sets by everyone from...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 5:18 PM
In a hurry-up culture, Danny Brown says taking his time was the key to the depth and off-kilter resonance of his 2011 breakthrough album, “XXX” (Fool’s Gold).
By hip-hop standards, the 31-year-old Brown is practically an elder statesman...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Nostalgia is catching up with us as musicians resurrect albums on stage that we’ve scarcely had time to forget about: Rapper 50 Cent last month performed all of his 2003 effort “Get Rich or Die Tryin’” at a festival in Texas, and...
| Dec 17, 2012
*** (out of four)
In the span of a year, 17-year-old rapper and Englewood native Chief Keef went from being a kid caught with a gun to a poster boy for all of Chicago's violence. Yet Keef's Interscope debut, "Finally Rich," contrary to what some may...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Rating: 2 stars (out of 4)
Chief Keef's major-label debut, "Finally Rich" (Interscope/Glory Boys), caps a year in which he started out living in his grandmother's home under house arrest for a gun charge and ended up with an Interscope contract, his own...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Ken Burns, Alex Gibney and Julien Temple headline the Toronto International Film Festival's documentary lineup this year, a program that also features work by Marina Zenovich and Matthew Cooke.
Fans of nonfiction film can take in movies on everything...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson is proving serious about his move from music into acting, as demonstrated again by his portrayal of the person for whom the "things fall apart" in this drama.
He also co-wrote the tale in which he plays a college football star...