| Jan 13, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Alex Martinez is a family man, a corporate chef and a reformed punk rocker. He's long removed from the 11 years spent thrashing at clubs as frontman for the hardcore-punk trio Sunday Driver.
But he's not that reformed. On Thursday, Jan. 15, Martinez's...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 6:32 PM
David Cassidy has arrived at the Laguna Art Museum, and he sometimes looks happy to be there.
Six photographs of the pop star and "Partridge Family" veteran — courtesy of an artist who became famous for capturing the same face over and over...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:25 AM
An A-list force of entertainers including Mick Jagger, Martin Scorsese and "Boardwalk Empire" creator Terence Winter are teaming up for an HBO series about the music industry in New York during the 1970s.
The series, which is for now just being referred...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:25 AM
If Richard Branson wants to launch something called "Virgin Cruises" in South Florida, I'm on board.
Branson thinks big.
The multi-billionaire owns or has owned record, airline and mobile media companies. He helped put Mick Jagger, the Sex Pistols and...
| Dec 12, 2014
'In the morning, I turn on the coffee, glue in my teeth, take four pills, swallow Metamucil and wipe it off my beard, fasten a brace over my buckling knee ... then read the newspaper and drink black coffee," writes Donald Hall, former U.S. poet laureate...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 9:07 AM
The story featured a sympathetic protagonist, some powerful accused villains and allegations of the most unspeakable kind.
In September 2011, Rolling Stone magazine recounted the alleged sexual abuse of Billy, a young man who said that as a 10-year-...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 11:49 AM
The names on the walls outside the Taschen Gallery on Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles are freshly painted in bold, rosy shades of pink. “The Rolling Stones,” they declare, and: “David Bailey.” Just as bold are the photographs...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 3:58 PM
There was a home on the crest of Jeffreys Bay, South Africa, like this: windows that frame the water crashing below, white color palette, spacious design, African artwork that had been traded for worn clothing, outdoor showers.
Years ago, Mike...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the late 1960s, the Rolling Stones recorded one of their classic tunes: “You Can't Always Get What You Want.” The song's philosophical message — to the extent Mick Jagger and Keith Richards thought about it — seemed to suggest...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:00 PM
For the next few weeks, the walls of the Silver Circle Gallery in Putnam will be a sort of playground for the gallery's member artists. Twenty-eight artists have turned the walls into showcases of their work. From oil paintings to digital paintings,...
| Jan 4, 2015
| 4:44 PM
It's not easy being a maximalist rock band like Foxygen in 2015. All the gear, interpersonal dynamics, expenses, expectations and temptations that come with busting out with a hot record, as the Los Angeles band did in 2013, can be a slog. This is...