| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HBO again led the way in nominations for the 66th annual nighttime Emmy Awards, buoyed by the strong showing of new drama "True Detective" and the movie "The Normal Heart," as the voting again tilted heavily toward cable and new players such as Netflix....
| Jun 26, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The 10 pics championed by variety critics selected to screen at the Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival next month are an eclectic mix of the year's best-reviewed Euro-backed features. Representing a wide sample of different genres, countries and languages...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Marsha Ambrosius knows how to craft a hit.
The singer-songwriter -- formally known as one-half of the neo-soul/spoken-word hybrid Floetry -- had already crafted tracks for Michael Jackson, Alicia Keys and Jamie Foxx before she broke out with her solo...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 11:14 PM
Outside the circle of power in Washington, D.C., it’s difficult not to wonder who those pontificating, posturing, name-calling politicians are going on about and who, exactly, do they work for?
And now here comes Tom Petty, the veteran 63-year-...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:23 AM
It was going to be the biggest thing to ever happen to British band the Dunwells: a prime Saturday afternoon slot at Lollapalooza 2012 in Grant Park, their first major festival performance.
"We were really excited," recalls singer Joe Dunwell, who...
| Jul 31, 2014
If you can’t wait to see Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers play at downtown Allentown’s new PPL Center arena on Sept. 16, you can get a glimpse of the band and hear its new music a whole lot sooner. Get......
| Sep 13, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Before easing into a conversation about his new album with the Heartbreakers, "Hypnotic Eye," the longtime Malibu beach-dweller Tom Petty has a score to settle. It's in response to an old Los Angeles Times survey of Los Angeles' most enduring rock bands....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 5:27 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- If Bruce Sprinsteen is the artist who chronicles the progression of our lives, Tom Petty – who tonight plays Allentown’s new PPL Center -- has become the one who voices our fight against it.
Petty’s songs, so stingingly...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 9:06 AM
If the Eagles’ concert Friday was the perfect show to open Allentown’s PPL Center, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers on Tuesday was the perfect act for the arena’s second event.
Or any beyond that.
While the Eagles played a set that...
| Sep 9, 2014
Beatriz Monteavaro's all-black diorama "Castle Churchill's: Fortress of Mystery and Power" is a monument to Miami's famed den of musical sorcery, Churchill's Pub, a venue for the drummer's fast-and-furious punk-metal duo Holly Hunt. Her sculpture, which...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 8:00 AM
At first, director Travis Preston wanted to seat the audience for "Prometheus Bound" at the Getty Villa where the actors would normally be: on the plaza in front of the museum that doubles as a stage for the Getty's annual late-summer outdoor...