| Dec 23, 2013
| 7:14 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding on a Chinese restaurant for Christmas.
The Skinny: Another disappointing Sunday spent watching the Redskins blow a game. Fortunately, I've been reading the Johnny Carson biography by his former lawyer Henry Bushkin,...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Beyonce has a lot to celebrate!
The "Grown Woman" singer reveled at her self-titled album release party at Dave & Buster's in Times Square on Thursday following her "Mrs. Carter Show" concert at Barclay's Center in Brooklyn.
The 32-year-old diva...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 6:30 PM
With Universal opening "Lone Survivor"on Christmas in two U.S. theaters, several financiers behind the Afghanistan war tale find themselves amazed that they were able to raise the funds last year at Cannes.
"We knew that getting presales from the...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 7:46 AM
It's not exactly Beyoncé shocking the world by dropping an unannounced album on iTunes.
But for fans of indie-aligned pop and rock, Sky Ferreira provided a jolt late Monday with a tweet that linked to a video featuring her and Ariel Pink performing...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 9:31 AM
For Christmas Eve, Pop & Hiss offers up a selection of offbeat holiday albums guaranteed to break up the monotony of the same-old, same-old holiday songs and arrangements being piped into malls and over the airwaves of Yuletide-music centered radio...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 7:00 AM
One of the most beguiling folk records of the year has the bonus of ferrying along a Joel and Ethan Coen plot line. The songs within the brothers' new "Inside Llewyn Davis" move from balladry to blues to ancient British folk, adding an extra layer of...
| Dec 29, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:31 PM
New York has the iconic ball. San Francisco has fireworks by the Bay. Key West drops a conch shell and a drag queen in a giant high heel.
But Los Angeles? For many in the city known for its glitz and glamour, New Year's Eve is something of an empty...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 2:21 PM
I've been a fan of the Coen Brothers' eccentric dark humor for many years. Their unique offbeat style is exemplified in noteworthy movies like "Fargo," "The Big Lebowski" and "No Country for Old Men." This time around, they target a much smaller...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 8:03 AM
"Justified" is back, and so are "Teen Wolf," "Cougar Town" and "The Bachelor." Series premieres from the broadcast networks start, and the awards season begins (oh, joy). The week’s highlights:
The most welcome return is "Justified," which...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 2:10 PM
A budding folk singer's struggle to connect with fans is at the heart of Joel and Ethan Coen's latest film, "Inside Llewyn Davis," their historically informed story of a musician trying to find his way in the Greenwich Village folk music scene circa 1961....