| Jan 22, 2013
With a new single out and an album on the way, David Bowie gave an interview to The Sun that covered his childhood, career, and battles with drugs. The singer says at one point drugs had nearly destroyed him. He credits his assistant for removing him from...
| Jan 16, 2013
Nagisa Oshima, an iconoclastic Japanese director and screenwriter best known in the West for the sexually explicit films “In the Realm of the Senses” and “Empire of Passion,” died Tuesday at a hospital near Tokyo, his production...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:24 AM
David Bowie and Justin Timberlake aren't the only musicians returning to active duty this spring.
Just days after debuting two new songs at a show at the Glass House in Pomona, New York's Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced Monday that they'll release an album,...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 9:31 AM
The fact that David Bowie managed to secretly record his first full album in 10 years suggests that the glam-rock pioneer, who turned 66 on Tuesday, remains a mystery even in the age of Twitter.
The seemingly inevitable leak of pre-release music —...
| Jan 9, 2013
| 4:58 AM
A full news cycle after Alex Jones' CNN meltdown, the conservative radio show host -- dubbed the most paranoid man in America -- is still trending. David Bowie's new single is rising up the digital charts and a number of tech stories are gaining traction,...
| Dec 30, 2012
Strike a pose
If you're Madonna and you plan to stage the most fashionable Super Bowl halftime show in years, there's only one way to kick it off: Perform the 1990 smash hit "Vogue" as classic Vogue covers are projected on stage. The Queen of Pop's...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:14 PM
Stan Frazier can't cook in silence.
Depending on his mood, tunes ranging from David Bowie to Slayer and Madonna to Bill Evans can be heard pouring out of his two-story home in Newport Beach.
"I need to have music playing when I'm involved in the craft...
| Dec 13, 2012
Over the past few years, Logan Square has become more and more of a magnet for bar and restaurant owners looking to set up shop—and a flurry of new openings this fall and winter have only cemented this status. Here's a close-up look at one recent...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 10:14 AM
You might not have plans to swing by a ritzy charity event at Bono's house for World AIDS Day Saturday, Dec. 1, but that doesn't mean you can't do your part from Chicago.
Get tested, donate to a homeless youth shelter that helps LGBT young people with...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Sick of Christmas yet?
For months, stores have been shoving holiday decorations at us, with twinkly lights, mechanical elves and ornament-festooned trees crowding the aisles.
And it's only going to get worse. Christmas is still a ways off. Enough time...
| Nov 23, 2012
April's Record Store Day brought forth a celebration of indie record stores across the country. Music labels released hundreds of exclusive titles to wave the flag in support of mom-and-pop vinyl shops.
There will be far fewer exclusive vinyls at Radio-...