| Apr 26, 2011
| 12:23 AM
EDISON, N.J. -- Phoebe Snow, the bluesy singer-songwriter known for her song "Poetry Man," died on Tuesday at age 60 of complications from a stroke she suffered last year, her manager said.
Snow released 16 albums, composed more than 100 songs and was...
| May 6, 2011
Gayle Anderson was live in Thousand Oaks for Friday's Chaka Khan Car Wash Fundraiser. Wash Depot Holdings, Inc., the nation's largest car wash company, is having a Friday, May 6th car wash fundraiser to benefit the Chaka Khan Foundation. The Chaka Khan...
| Jun 2, 2011
When Prince called into George Lopez's "Lopez Tonight" TV show in early April and announced that in less than a week he'd play the Inglewood Forum to kick off a string of 21 concerts in the region, some of his staunchest fans wondered whether he'd...
| Jun 18, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Barring a last-minute meltdown, this year's Hampton Jazz Festival will go down as one of the biggest in nearly a decade.
One has to look back to 2002 to find so many advance tickets sold to this annual set of jazz and R&B concerts at Hampton Coliseum....
| Jun 24, 2011
| 6:02 PM
It was just like old times at the kickoff of the 2011 Hampton Jazz Festival as thousands of laid-back music fans eased their way into Hampton Coliseum for an evening of smooth jazz and polished soul.
HAMPTON -- It was just like old times at the kickoff...
| Jun 26, 2011
| 6:35 PM
At the Hampton Jazz Festival on Sunday afternoon — the third sellout show of the three-day weekend event — people still were streaming into the Hampton Coliseum long after the music had started. But there was little grumbling among the crowd...
| Jun 27, 2011
Constance White was named editor-in-chief of Essence Magazine. She succeeds Angela Burt-Murray, who left the magazine in November. White was formerly the style director of eBay and has also worked at Talk Magazine, The New York Times, and Elle.
| Jul 18, 2011
| 1:15 PM
German media mogul
Leo Kirch, 84, who turned his one-man film distribution company into Germany's second-biggest media business before losing control of it after a gamble on pay television, died Thursday in Munich. His family did not give...
| May 11, 2011
| 10:27 AM
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced Wednesday American Idol winner Kelly Clarkson and Grammy Award winner Seal will perform the national anthem as a duet before the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, May 29th. The two will be accompanied by grammy-...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 1:19 PM
“This is Boot Camp,” (Night Two). That’s what Steve Jones was supposed to say. I had DVRed ‘The X Factor’ because of a dinner date and when I finally got around to watching it, I discovered that I missed nothing but a...
| Sep 27, 2011
The nominations for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2012 were announced today.
The nominees are: • Beastie Boys • The Cure • Donovan • Eric B. & Rakim • Guns 'N Roses • Heart • Joan Jett and The Blackhearts • Freddie King • Laura Nyro...