| Apr 8, 2014
| 9:29 AM
Nas is hustling.
On Saturday night, the veteran New York rapper is scheduled to perform at Coachella, just days before the April 15 release of "Illmatic XX," a 20th-anniversary reissue of his much-loved 1994 debut.
On April 16, he'll do "Illmatic"...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:23 AM
After Coachella, the deluge.
Organizers of San Francisco's Outside Lands announced the music festival's 2014 lineup early Tuesday, mere days before Coachella will informally open the crowded summer festival season on Friday in Indio.
Top acts set to...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 10:46 AM
At one point during a recent day I spent with Eric Church while reporting a feature story on the country singer, Dwight Yoakam's "Honky Tonk Man" came on the radio in the van that was taking us to "Jimmy Kimmel Live."
Church stopped talking to listen to...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 6:13 AM
Like his most recent album, “Wheelhouse,” Brad Paisley is all over the map these days, and in August that will include the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach.
Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Friday for Paisley’s Aug. 16 show at the...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 2:46 PM
The Cubs entered the concert promotion business with a certain amount of trepidation in 2005. It took Jimmy Buffett a decade to persuade the team's front office that hosting a rock concert at Wrigley Field would be a good idea.
Buffett finally got his...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
At last year’s New River Raft Race, the entry from students at the AIAS FAU School of Architecture won the fastest-raft category in a romp. But the one guy hoping for a closer race this weekend is their own admiral, Anthony Abbate, associate provost...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Broad of shoulder and booming of voice, Bob Romeo is a memorable guy with a seemingly memorable job title: chief executive of the Academy of Country Music.
Based in Encino, it's one of that genre's two principal trade groups along with Nashville's...
| May 6, 2014
| 8:30 PM
NBC has issued a series order for "Odyssey," a "'Traffic'-like" action drama.
The series follows a female soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist as their lives unexpectedly collide after an international conspiracy explodes.
| May 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- U.S. network NBC has picked up international conspiracy drama "Odyssey" from Red Arrow Entertainment. The broadcaster has gone straight to series.
The show will be exec produced by Red Arrow Entertainment and its U.S. scripted arm Fabrik...
| May 7, 2014
| 10:30 AM
It's been nearly two generations since Roman Polanski's "Rosemary's Baby" creeped-out moviegoers (while being the stuff of several juicy chapters on celebrity gossip), making a redo more than logical. Into the breach toddles NBC's four-hour miniseries, an...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:30 AM
If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery (and television), those responsible for "Whose Line Is It Anyway?" should be positively red-faced watching "Riot," Fox's amped-up, exhausting new improv show. Host Rove McManus bills the premiere as an...