| Oct 3, 2014
| 12:08 PM
John Gilbert Getty of the J. Paul Getty oil family has sold his landmark house in Los Feliz for $8.3 million.
Called the Castle, the 1924 home was designed by A.F. Leicht, known for his symbolic designs and distinctive results. Among his works were...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, the Smiths, Lou Reed and Sting are among the 2015 nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the hall announced this morning.
Other nominated are repeats N.W.A., Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Kraftwerk, the Marvelettes,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:45 PM
The Nobel Prize in Literature will be announced Thursday in Sweden, and the guessing game is on for who the recipient might be. Could it be Haruki Murakami? Philip Roth? Bob Dylan?
The Nobel Prize is awarded to a living writer for his or her body of...
| Aug 18, 2014
Whether hot South African alt-rockers KONGOS – they of the hit song “Come With Me Now” -- will have a long career is, at this point, anyone’s guess. But the quartet of brothers put on a beat-heavy show at Bethlehem’s......
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:00 AM
While Beyoncé, Pharrell Williams, Miley Cyrus and other pop music stars are wondering whether they'll walk away with honors from the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, another contender looking to emerge a winner isn't a person at all: the Forum in Inglewood....
| Aug 6, 2014
It was a special week for a number of World War II and Korean War veterans as they filled the auditorium at the Boynton Beach Civic Center recently.
The veterans, mostly in their 80s and 90s, were there to receive France's highest civic and military...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:00 AM
“Lost on the River: The New Basement Tapes,” an ambitious new project in which a handful of contemporary musicians have completed unfinished songs by Bob Dylan nearly half a century old, has been set for release on Nov. 11.
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Bob Dylan will be honored as the 2015 MusiCares Person of the Year ahead of next year’s Grammy Awards, the Recording Academy and MusiCares Foundation announced Tuesday.
Dylan will receive the honor during MusiCares' 25th annual gala dinner and...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Bob Dylan is picking up yet another career honor with the Recording Academy tapping the legendary musician as its MusiCares Person of the Year honoree for 2015.
Dylan, a 10-time Grammy winner, will be feted Feb. 6 at the gala fundraiser that is the among...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
There's a scene late in Bill Murray's new dramatic comedy "St. Vincent" — so late, in fact, the credits are already rolling — that is seemingly innocuous, yet tells you a lot about Murray and this performance, and in fact Murray as a...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 5:25 PM
The venerable Lido Theatre and Smokey Robinson are nearly the same age — 75 and 74, respectively — yet the legendary Motown singer proved to be a lively, engaging and still seductive swain for what Robinson referred to as the venue's "virgin...