| Oct 27, 2014
| 11:58 AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The promise and disappointments of the music business started wrestling from the get-go Monday as the 14th annual Future of Music Policy Summit got rolling.
With the business of selling albums and singles in decline, artist managers...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Citizenfour" rode the national debate over Edward Snowden to a smashing debut at the art house box office this weekend, positioning itself as one of the year's few documentary success stories.
The intimate account of the computer analyst's decision to...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 8:00 PM
The a cappella group Pentatonix is built on the unaccompanied interplay of its five members' voices. But the most remarkable moment in the quintet's concert Monday night — and the most vivid demonstration of its improbable accomplishment —...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 4:05 PM
It’s not often that one finds themselves in the midst of a galaxy of film and television stars that includes an original cast member of the Not Ready For Primetime Players from “Saturday Night Live,” two-eighths of the Brady clan and the...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Imagine if the five members of New Kids on the Block — who sold more than 80 million records in the 1980s and ‘90s thanks to their hits “Hangin’ Tough” and “Step By Step” — were coming up in today’s...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Justin Bieber "busted" his eardrum and might need surgery, he told fans on Wednesday.
"Busted my ear drum cliff diving," the pop star tweeted. "Doc says might need surgery now. Sucks."
But he seemed relatively upbeat, adding, "My ear drum might back...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 2:48 PM
It’s an indication of the impact Drake and Lil Wayne have had on hip-hop that one portion of their joint concert at the Hollywood Bowl – a performance framed as a battle between the two superstar rappers – was about who could be softer....
| Oct 16, 2014
| 12:04 PM
What happens if you’re a band whose whole act is a spoof, but nobody gets it?
That’s what largely happened when heavy metal parody band Steel Panther opened for Judas Priest at Allentown’s PPL Center on Wednesday.
The band, which had...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
A welcome return to feature filmmaking by "The Red Violin" director Francois Girard, this relatively by-the-numbers boarding-school drama distinguishes itself through song, thanks to the exceptional musical talents of the American Boychoir School, preteen...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Pop star Justin Bieber has pleaded guilty to careless driving and resisting arrest in connection with a January arrest in Florida on suspicion of DUI, driving without a valid license and resisting arrest, according to court filings.
Bieber will serve no...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 10:47 AM
Justin Bieber sure knows how to show a girl a good time: The pop star was arrested Friday on suspicion of dangerous driving and assault after an ATV-minivan crash that police said turned physical.
All this while he was spending a long romantic weekend...