| Oct 31, 2012
| 6:00 AM
With only days before the Country Music Assn. Awards are handed out on Thursday, the Nashville publicity machine revved to life Tuesday with news of upcoming albums by two of the genre's A-list stars: Tim McGraw and Darius Rucker.
"Two Lanes of Freeedom,...
| Jul 15, 2012
The Festival of Earthly Delights
Dzanc Books: 462 pp., $23
Is there an English word for loopy openheartedness, for humor that careens into extremes but is grounded in surprisingly moving...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 12:40 PM
No, it’s not an alien invasion, but that’s not far off the mark. It’s time for season seven of Blewt! Productions’ “Impress These Apes,” a talent competition in which eight contestants create weekly performances based...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 4:40 AM
Six artists received six nominations each Wednesday for the 55th Grammy Awards. But none was more notable than rising R&B singer Frank Ocean, who earned nods in three of the top four categories.
Ocean was joined by Kanye West, the Black Keys’...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:36 PM
The second week of battle rounds on NBC’s “The Voice” brought a slew of questionable fashion decisions and equally questionable song choices. But “questionable” doesn’t always mean less delightful.
| Mar 26, 2012
| 9:40 PM
Sara Toth is incredibly sorry she could not blog about the fourth and final Battle Round episode of “The Voice.” She has been detained by work duties. But as her coworker, friend, fellow TV Lust blogger (I normally write about "The Vampire...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 12:57 PM
Brought to the United States by executive producer Lisa Kudrow, who saw the original British version while filming a movie overseas, the NBC series takes various celebrities on frequently surprising trips through their own family histories.
| Apr 3, 2012
Babs better watch her back. With the stellar chart debut of Madonna's "MDNA," the Material Girl is closing in on Barbra Streisand's record of nine chart-topping albums. Her "MDNA" will debut at No. 1 atop the U.S. pop charts Wednesday morning, having sold...
| Mar 27, 2012
Nicole Richie is the wild card on NBC strut-fest "Fashion Star," and talks her life as a designer and business woman with The Ministry. Nicole Richie is funny but fierce, and talking up her new show "Fashion Star."...
| Mar 27, 2012
Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull will release a sequel to the over-the-top prog-rock concept album Thick as a Brick on Tuesday, April 3....
| Mar 23, 2012
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