| Oct 1, 2014
| 3:50 PM
It’s a good thing “Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes,” the surprise solo album Thom Yorke released last week through BitTorrent, won’t be sold in stores. After all, music retailers don’t stock a “difficult listening”...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:52 AM
"I've been away for a little while," Lily Allen said during her show at Riviera Theatre on Tuesday. "I've had kids and [stuff]." If fans at her concert didn't know about her five-year hiatus during which she got married and had two children, then the...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 10:28 AM
Is it me, or does it feel like Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani have been coaches on "The Voice" forever?
The two music industry mega-talents made their debuts as the singing-competition show kicked off its seventh season Monday night, joining veteran...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Choreographer Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker is nothing if not complicated. In an 18-minute YouTube video posted in 2013, she gave an extensive explanation of the sources and structures for just the second movement (of four) in her seminal female quartet,...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:50 PM
When writing songs about gender and sexuality, there’s no more powerful tool than a pronoun. Whether it’s “he,” “she” or something in between, the ability to be specific in describing who we are (and who we want) is...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Mayor Ed Pawlowski pledged Allentown’s PPL Center would be “much more than just a hockey arena” when officials announced in January that Comcast would manage the arena.
He said it would be a “multipurpose venue” that...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:46 AM
Mayor Ed Pawlowski pledged Allentown's PPL Center would be "much more than just a hockey arena" when officials announced in January that Comcast would manage the arena.
He said it would be a "multipurpose venue" that would offer concerts, trade shows,...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Jay Z and Beyonce have been making waves — in Los Angeles-area real estate.
The rapper/hip-hop magnate and his R&B superstar wife splashed out $200,000 for a month's stay this summer at a fully furnished contemporary in Holmby Hills.
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:42 AM
A combination of gruff rap and beats that sound like "Tetris" on crystal meth, Mykki Blanco is equal parts Marilyn Manson and DMX. She is also the female alter ego of 28-year-old California native and former Chicagoan Michael Quattlebaum Jr., and you...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:15 PM
Who would’ve thought Sir Mix-A-Lot’s catchy booty song would make headlines in 2014—beyond Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda," that is? Well, news flash: The Hollywood body officially has redefined itself in music and in print ... at...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:45 AM
This weekend, you'll get the return of broadcast TV's finest drama, a glitzy concert and one of the sexiest hours ever put on television. The weekend highlights:
1. "The Good Wife," 9:30 p.m. Sunday, CBS
Note the late start, which could be later...