| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The big-budget blockbuster “Transformers 4” will be the closing night film at the Shanghai International Film Festival on Sunday, but if you want to glimpse the future contours of China’s movie industry, a more modest festival selection,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 11:12 PM
“You’re amazing,” Bruno Mars crooned, “just the way you are.”
Mars’ set-closing ballad Friday at the jam-packed First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park had row upon row of fans swaying and singing along with...
| Jun 24, 2014
The Lehigh Valley IronPigs will wear specialty jerseys reminiscent of Michael Jackson’s outfit in the iconic Thriller video when they host the Pawtucket Red Sox for 80’s Night on Thursday, July 24, at Coca-Cola Park. The specialty jerseys...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 12:34 PM
In the middle of July 1992, Bill Clinton accepted the democratic nomination for president, the TV show "Melrose Place" premiered on Fox and America loved the following songs, via Billboard's Hot 100 chart archive.
10. "Just Another Day," Jon...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Business has been good so far in 2014 for concert promoters in South Florida, continuing last year’s theme that saw North American attendance up 23 percent and gross receipts up 26 percent, according to Billboard data.
The trend locally seems...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Was the whole Kanye West-Annie Leibovitz wedding-photo debacle just a misunderstanding? It seems so.
Though earlier in the week the rapper had appeared to diss the famed photographer for not shooting his wedding to Kim Kardashian, he and Leibovitz...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 10:13 AM
The estate of Michael Jackson has bought a house in a gated Calabasas community for the pop star's mother and children for $10.75 million in an off-market deal, The Times has confirmed.
Katherine Jackson had been leasing the Mediterranean-style house,...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Jack White made it two in a row last week, as the Detroit-bred singer-guitarist's second solo album became his second consecutive No. 1 release.
White's "Lazaretto" (Columbia) became the only new entry in the U.S. top 10, taking the uppermost slot with a...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:47 AM
About the time that many Central Floridians were parked in front of TV sets on Tuesday to watch "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on the show's Orlando road trip, one member of the show's entourage was ready to go to work again.
| Jun 28, 2014
| 11:30 AM
If you want to understand Night + Market Song, Kris Yenbamroong's new Thai restaurant in Silver Lake, you could do worse than to look at the luu suk, a puddle of warm pig blood, strewn with feathery Southeast Asian herbs, served in a shallow bowl. The...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 1:54 PM
Disclosure has a knack for turning its vocal collaborators into stars. But the act's neo-house formula works on established megawatt hitmakers too.
The U.K. duo teamed up with R&B staple Usher (who is no stranger to hipster-approved beatmakers) for a...