| Jun 5, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Alanis Morissette's 1995 hit "You Oughta Know" isn't about her ex Dave Coulier, according to the "Full House" alum.
While the amiable Uncle Joey has long been believed to be the subject of the Grammy-winning vitriol-filled ballad, he recently fessed...
| Jan 23, 2013
Language watchers, gun debate participants and other folks inclined to pounce on perceived inconsistencies have noted the irony of Vice President Joe Biden saying that when it comes to gun reform, he's "shooting for" a specific deadline, while warning...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Emily Satterlee's dream is to make music her career. But for now, she's working toward her break and waiting tables at two Huntington Beach restaurants.
The 27-year-old commercial music student at Orange Coast College wants to sell her original songs to...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*1/2 (out of four)
How to summarize a plot when there isn't one? In a nutshell, what you'll see in "The Tree of Life" is two 1950s parents (Brad Pitt, Jessica Chastain), their three young sons and one of the boys as an adult (Sean Penn) who barely speaks...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:46 PM
A major change took place tonight in the second season of NBC’s “The Voice”: The live shows began, and for the first time, the fate of the artists is not just in the coaches’ hands — viewers can vote for who they want to...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 11:40 AM
"The Voice" and the Super Bowl may seem mutually exclusive, but NBC is doing everything possible to have that not be the case.
It's that network's year for the NFL championship game, and the coveted post-game slot goes to the singing competition's...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:35 AM
The Battle Rounds began on “The Voice” this week, complete over-singing and bogus drama from the judges. “Oh, I just can’t choose!” Yes, you can, so quit pretending to complain.
Adam Levine, Cee Lo Green, Christina...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Anna Liffeys, 17 Whitney Ave., 203-773-1776, annaliffeys.com. An Irish pub that serves great food, and has recently expanded its live music offerings.
Bank Street Café, 637 Bank St., New London, 860-444-1444. New London-area rock ‘n’ roll,...
| May 16, 2012
| 6:19 AM
The judges pick an encore, but given the way the stage is set up, it's clear the audience knows what the routine will be. Judging from the screams, it must be William -- and it is. The white pants of infinite tightness are BACK, baby. This is not the same...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Google the word “love” and you’ll get 8 billion results. Apparently it’s a popular subject. Taylor Swift has never needed a search engine to tell her this.
Since her major label debut at the age of 16, Swift has rocketed to...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Adele named her sophomore album "21" after her age at the time she was recording it. This week, the title takes on new significance, as "21" becomes the 21st album in the history of Nielsen SoundScan to sell 10 million copies.
Last week the set -- which...