| Aug 21, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp have reportedly called it quits after more than three years of dating.
Blame it on Indiana, People says.
That would be where Mellencamp lives, was born and has said he plans to die -- while Ryan, 52, has been a New Yorker...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:31 PM
There are certain rockers who define the beat of the heartland. John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young are prime examples of musicians who have achieved that concept. Kurt Neumann of the BoDeans also belongs on that list. As frontman of the...
| Sep 2, 2011
Lyricist and songwriter
George Green, 59, who wrote lyrics for some of John Mellencamp's biggest hits, as well as songs for Barbra Streisand and others, died Sunday in Albuquerque of a rapid-forming lung cancer, his wife, Kathryn, told...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Gene Vincent, the influential early rocker born in Norfolk, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. His band, The Blue Caps, were unfortunately overlooked by the Rock Hall -- until now.
Vincent's musical co-conspirators will be inducted...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:39 AM
When Jordan Page was a boy of 11 with a yen for acting, his greatest thrill was playing the Crown Prince in '"The King and I" onstage.
Two decades later, in the middle of an odyssey that began on Maryland's Eastern Shore, he's starring in a real-life...
| Oct 30, 2011
Master brander Donald Trump has sold his custom estate in Rancho Palos Verdes for $7.15 million.
Located at Trump National Golf Course, which he owns and operates, the 11,000-square-foot Mediterranean mansion features a game room with a bar that is a...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:54 PM
When Phil Alvin takes the stage for a New Year's Eve solo set at Joe's Great American Bar & Grill in Burbank, he won't just be welcoming in 2013. He'll be closing the book on a year he'd rather forget.
“Starting in November 2011, 2012 has been...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Sometimes, even big-name musicians can be starstruck. Just ask Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas.
During a recent phone interview, Thomas confessed that he once "geeked out" in front of Willie Nelson and fears a repeat performance if he ever meets Tom...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:51 AM
That's what the guy who sat behind me said as I settled into a matinee performance of "The Motherf***er With the Hat" at the Steppenwolf Theatre recently: "Whoa, will you look at that? That is something. That is large. I wonder what that'll do?...
| Apr 1, 2013
| 8:23 PM
Diana Krall’s arrival at Miami’s Arsht Center Tuesday night offers a departure. The singer-pianist’s performance is part of a tour in support of the album “Glad Rag Doll,” an October release on the Verve Records jazz label...
| Aug 8, 2011
Ron Campbell, director of the iconic Saturday morning Beatles Cartoon series that aired on ABC from September 25, 1965 through April 20, 1969 and animator on the Fab Four's Yellow Submarine film, will be a featured attraction at the “1059 SUNNY FM...