| Jan 23, 2014
| 12:36 PM
Those glued to either this week's "American Idol" auditions or Sunday's NFL playoffs have probably been humming Aloe Blacc's new aspirational jam, "The Man." The song has been blanketing the TV airwaves through a prominent Beats by Dre commercial...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 2:36 PM
La academia americana de la música siempre nos da agradables sorpresas ya que aparentemente el criterio para seleccionar a los ganadores en la categoría de Mejor Álbum Música Tropical Latina, se aleja del que utilizan en sus hermanitos los Grammy...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The winners of the Writers Guild of America awards will be announced in simultaneous ceremonies Saturday in Los Angeles and New York. The nominees:
American Hustle, Written by Eric Warren Singer and David O. Russell;...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:21 PM
There was a 69-year gap between the time that Stanley Rubin enrolled at UCLA in hopes of launching a writing career and 2006, when he actually graduated.
And during that seven-decade break in schooling, the prolific film and television writer and...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 7:32 PM
As I was trudging down Eighth Avenue in Manhattan on Monday morning with snow pelting my face, and my glove-less hands exposed to the biting wind because I was carrying a suitcase and a computer bag, I kept saying to myself: "Hey, it could be worse. You...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 12:44 PM
WDCB-FM 90.9 continues to expand its jazz programming under station manager Dan Bindert.
“JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater,” distributed by National Public Radio, will air at 7 p.m. Mondays starting next week. The first show will feature...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 9:30 AM
I received a few emails asking for more information about the rules and regulations for whale-watching that I mentioned in my column last week. Additionally, some readers were wondering how to report someone who may be harassing a whale, whether a...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Jim Lange was the original and best-known host of a television show that has come to be identified with the swinging late 1960s and 1970s: "The Dating Game."
"We were really the first reality show," he said in a 2002 Times interview, "paving the way for...
| Mar 2, 2014
| 9:17 AM
You can worry about target audiences and who'll buy your CDs, or you can do like Jennifer Nettles is doing: Just sing and hope everything will work out.
Nettles, who soared to fame as one-half of the country group Sugarland, says her new album...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 7:50 AM
No longer is Scotty McCreery the country-music star who finds time for a full load of college classes. "That was tough," says the 2010 "American Idol" winner. "It took a lot out of me to do that. Monday to Wednesday, I'd be physically in class, then...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw (seven nominations), and Keith Urban (six nominations) lead the pack of nominees at this year's Academy of Country Music Awards. The following is a complete list of nominees:
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR