| Mar 2, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Back this hitch up into the water
Untie all the cables and rope
Step onto the astro turf
Get yourself a coozie
Long before the pop-country group Little Big Town introduced its No. 1 hit, "Pontoon," last summer, pontooning had...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
Former Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue model and cover girl Cheryl Tiegs has listed her home in Bel-Air for $12 million.
The Balinese-inspired, resort-like estate sits on nearly 1.5 acres of landscaped grounds with a swimming pool, a guesthouse,...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 9:22 AM
While reporting for a preview of the summer concert season in Hampton Roads, I asked some questions to staff at the amphitheater in Virginia Beach, the region's largest concert venue.
Staff there referred my questions to the corporate office and...
| Jun 13, 2011
| 4:36 AM
When Sade's first concert in a decade was announced last fall, she was billed as the sole headliner. Interest was expected to be high because the British R&B singer hadn't toured in years.
But a couple of weeks after tickets had gone on sale for her show...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 10:53 AM
"I’m coming down off the cloud. It'll take me a few days, but I expect I’ll get there," said 71-year-old drummer Dickie Harrell, who, as part of Gene Vincent's original band, was inducted into the Rock Hall of Fame on Saturday.
A number of...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 12:35 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Imagine parking yourself at the bar in one of Nashville's beaucoup music venues, expecting to listen to a house band — and suddenly Kid Rock shows up onstage. Or Alison Krauss. Or Hank Williams Jr.
It's not that rare an...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:57 PM
Over the past five years, Rihanna has dominated the music charts and become one of the most reliable pop hitmakers. She's also courted controversy (see below) with her style choices and personal life.
As the 23-year-old superstar from Barbados brings her...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Martyn Lawrence-Bullard left his home in England for Los Angeles 20 years ago, determined to be a movie star.
The acting thing didn't exactly work out. But in one of those delightful turnabouts in life, he is now the interior designer to the stars. Ed...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 9:26 AM
It's been a happy Monday when it comes to concert announcements. It's starting to look like a logjam has been broken.
Live Nation and WNOR-FM (98.7) said that the Lunatic Luau hard rock festival will return May 4 with a lineup including Shinedown and...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 12:03 PM
PALM BEACH GARDENS -- The Honda Classic course record might have been safe if Vijay Singh had not pulled out of the Honda Classic.
Singh was replaced by rookie Brian Harman, and Harman created a buzz Friday at PGA National after he started birdie-...
| Jun 27, 2011
| 8:41 PM
Buddy Holly transcended the ‘50s because he was not only a dynamic singer and performer, he was a great songwriter whose explosive growth presaged the rise of do-it-all groups like the Beatles, Beach Boys and Rolling Stones. By the time he died in a...