| Mar 19, 2015
| 11:12 AM
When Daft Punk won the Grammy for Album of the Year in 2014, there were some faces on the stage unfamiliar to young pop audiences: Paul Williams, Nile Rodgers and a number of acclaimed recording engineers among them. But house music fans were especially...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:26 AM
Here is what is going on at area casinos this weekend:
Blue Chip Hotel and Casino, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, Ind., 219-879-7711; bluechipcasino.com. March 20, Sushi Roll Band (6 p.m.); DJ Double E and Friends (10 p.m.); Visions of Santana (10:...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 1:25 PM
At around 3 a.m. on Sunday, a thousand or so seafaring revelers finally docked their boat in San Diego Bay. The first night of the inaugural CRSSD Fest had technically ended around 11 p.m., but those on this afterparty cruise still weren’t ready...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:49 PM
"From beautiful downtown Burbank," Gary Owens vaulted to fame playing the zany announcer in the landmark TV comedy series "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In." And he never stopped working after that, doing commercials, variety specials, cartoons, radio shows...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:29 PM
Alex Howell moved from Dallas to Orlando last year because he wanted his DJ business established by the time same-sex marriage was legalized in Florida.
"I knew eventually it was going to sweep the United States," said Howell, who has worked all kinds of...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 6:35 PM
His deep, soothing voice had filled Los Angeles’ airwaves for more than 60 years.
So it came as a shock to fans across Los Angeles this week that their beloved disc jockey, Art Laboe, was off the radio.
His broadcast, The Art Laboe Connection,...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 10:00 PM
A movie about Frankie Knuckles, better known as the godfather of Chicago house music, is in the offing.
Producer Robert Teitel (of the “Barbershop” franchise) is teaming up with with Chicago club owner Joe Shanahan, nightlife impresario...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 11:39 AM
Entertainment throughout the county.
Plunge fundraiser: The 2015 Polar Plunge will be held at 1 p.m. Feb. 22 at Lakefront Park, 71 Nippersink Blvd. Check-in time is from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Also, there will be a pre-registration event from...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 3:39 PM
FALL RIVER, Mass. — A witness who testified at the murder trial of Aaron Hernandez Tuesday gave a chilling description of the defendant's demeanor two nights before the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, describing his mouth in a "grunt" and his eyes...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 5:51 PM
Every year, just before St. Patrick's Day and the onset of spring, people's attention turns to Celtic culture. From bagpipers and step dancers to Guinness stouts and shepherd's pie, the Emerald Isle's tastes and traditions always shine brightest in mid-...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:57 AM
Steve Aoki, the Los Angeles DJ who regularly commands crowds of tens of thousands of people at electronic-dance-music festivals, is analyzing the complex metrics of his career. "I've thrown over 4,000 cakes in people's faces. It's incredible," he says....