| Oct 30, 2010
Not a short story, not quite a novella — wasn't that a Britney Spears song? — the oxymoronic long short story is an underemployed literary form. (For argument's sake, let's say the long short story ranges from 30 to 60 pages.) F. Scott...
| Oct 28, 2010
The clash between science and faith is a subject that bestselling author Sena Jeter Naslund returns to in her new novel "Adam & Eve," but, unlike her previous books "Ahab's Wife" and "Abundance," her latest demands a suspension of disbelief that is...
| Mar 6, 2011
International fame just doesn't happen to many classical composers. But when it does, it can strike like a runaway train.
Consider Thomas Adès. Hailed in his 20s as the heir to Benjamin Britten and more recently by the New York Times as maybe "the most...
| Apr 10, 2011
Revolutions are still televised, but they get Tumblr'd, tweeted and YouTubed ﬁrst. This one started last summer when music micro-bloggers began deifying a pack of nine skateboarding, freewheeling teenaged rap vandals from Los Angeles. Full name:...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:08 PM
Nintendo fans received some magical news this week. Disney confirmed that it is developing the first 3DS game title of the “Epic Mickey” franchise.
Disney Interactive Media Group announced on Wednesday that “Disney Epic Mickey: Power of...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Celebrities step out for animals at the annual Humane Society Genesis Awards....
| Mar 18, 2011
| 7:31 AM
- SPIN's Eric Magnuson was in Rhode Island to catch the opening night of Lil Wayne's "I'm Still Music" tour.
- Joe Colly gets two grafs at Pitchfork on Wiz Khalifa's "The Race," my favorite song as of late. Rolling Papers! Eleven days!
| Dec 7, 2011
| 4:34 AM
Others to be inducted include the Beastie Boys, Donovan, Laura Nyro, the Small Faces and Don Kirshner. Among those that didn't make the cut: the Cure, Donna Summer. Three musical iron fists meet a pair of velvet gloves as Guns......
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Dec. 11 - 17 in PDF format TV listings for the week of Dec. 11 - 17 in PDF format are also available at latimes.com/entertainment/news/tv Weekly TV Listings and more......
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:32 PM
For the 2012 model year, a record number of cars have earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety???s Top Safety Pick award. The safety award highlights vehicles that best protect passengers in front, side, rollover and rear crash tests. "For......
| Dec 15, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Hyundai creates Rhys Millen drift video to celebrate destruction of its Fountain Valley headquarters....