| Feb 22, 2013
| 11:34 AM
The very first venue rock royalty Queen rocked will be the site of a very special plaque commemorating the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band’s very first concert. Brian May and Roger Taylor will be on hand to help unveil the plaque on May 5 at...
| Feb 25, 2013
Singer of Chicago blues
Magic Slim, 75, whose ragged voice and punchy guitar riffs made him a symbol of Chicago blues, died Thursday in Philadelphia after surgery for a bleeding ulcer, according to his family.
A younger contemporary of...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 5:24 AM
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Stevie Nicks will share intimate details about her life, music and drug addiction on an episode of the Oprah Winfrey series Oprah’s Master Class, airing March 24 on Winfrey’s OWN Network. In a trailer...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 7:17 AM
“What’s in a name,” quoth the Bard of Avon in “Romeo and Juliet.”
In the offices of the Alabama Shakespeare Festival, one of the deep South’s flagship theater companies, marketing director Meg Lewis has been trying to...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 11:58 AM
Perhaps hoping to hit a home run of a different sort, former baseball outfielder Barry Bonds has put his Italian-inspired estate in Beverly Park up for sale at $25 million.
Designed to function both as a place to host large-scale events and as a family...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 1:58 PM
“Sounds like Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey should be ready to switch party affiliation from Republican to Democrat, for his liberal stance on some of his political issues. With the media and press’ backing, his chances of becoming a winner...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer Stevie Nicks will join current country superstars Lady Antebellum on a future episode of the highly acclaimed CMT series Crossroads, which pairs today’s top country acts with their influences. The network has not...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 8:16 AM
I haven't caught the Holy Trinity since their Time Machine Tour in 2010, when they closed out a show at the Cruzan Amphitheatre with a clip of Paul Rudd and Jason Segel star-struck by the band in a green room, riffing on the actors' "I Love You, Man"...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 2:01 PM
If the Pasadena Playhouse had decided to adopt a theme song when a dire economy and long-standing debts forced it to cease operations for most of 2010 while it tried to claw its way back to solvency, “Stand by Me,” the 1961 pop-soul classic...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 1:28 PM
New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi are gearing up for the February 9 kickoff of their aptly named Because We Can – The Tour trek, designed to promote the March 26 release of its next studio album What About Now. In a recent interview with Billboard,...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Another day closer to the Super Bowl brings us another automaker teasing the ads they've paid millions to air.
This time it's Volkswagen, the company behind a number of memorable Super Bowl ads, including the adorable "The Force" spot from 2011 in...