| Feb 17, 2015
The Los Angeles Times today announced a venture with journalist Jose Antonio Vargas to establish #EmergingUS, a multimedia platform which will explore the evolving American identity in the 21st century.
Vargas will lead an effort to write commentary...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Tiffany A. Dunn, 39
Senior counsel and office manager of administration, Nashville, Loeb & Loeb
Dunn attended Nashville's Belmont U., majoring in music business and minoring in classical voice. "I thought it would be fun to dip my toes in both ends of the...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 10:00 AM
A look at notable concerts and albums in pop and jazz.
Linkin Park, 30 Seconds to Mars, AFI
Three bands from the upper tiers of today's hard rock team up for a big triple bill. Linkin Park has a new album, "The Hunting Party," that strips...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:30 AM
MADRID - Eva Husson's "Bang Gang," David Verbeek's "Dead & Beautiful" and Laura Bispuri's "Sworn Virgin" (pictured) will be presented at the first Venice European Gap-Financing Co-production Market, which runs August 29-30.
In its first edition, the...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:07 AM
Ben Stocker is a tenor saxophonist from Hollywood, this weekend playing at Books and Books in Coral Gables, one of his last South Florida gigs before he heads off to college and, with hard work and perseverance, a career as a musician. He hopes he’s...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 10:05 AM
If you're a studio hoping your film has a shot during awards season, chances are you've already premiered the movie to an elite audience by now. With Sundance, Telluride, Toronto and other festivals, there are plenty of opportunities to unveil an Oscar...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 11:17 AM
She roared, and her fans listened.
Katy Perry entered the Billboard 200 chart at No. 1 on Wednesday with her third album, "Prism," which last week sold 286,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
That's the largest one-week total for a female...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Kings of Leon, Vampire Weekend and Queens of the Stone Age top the lineup for the first night of this year’s KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas benefit shows scheduled for Dec. 7 and 8 at the Shrine Auditorium.
Rounding out the bill are Arctic...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:40 AM
Brooklyn Allman understands why people with an interest in rock ‘n’ roll history get a little anxious when they find out she’s not using her actual first name, Layla.
Why would a singer with a blood connection to one of the great...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"Let's sit inside," Agnès Varda proposed. "We'll have a kick."
Lifting her cane, the mother of French New Wave cinema began shuffling across the floor of the gallery at the Broad Contemporary Museum at LACMA.
Her destination, a few paces away, was her...
| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:00 AM
With a calendar date falling just as studios are desperately trying to secure some awards-season traction for their Oscar hopefuls, the AFI Fest has no trouble booking its share of glamorous galas and high-profile events. This year's festival, which...