| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:08 PM
As a hungry young musician, Duff McKagan learned early on how to make a graceful entrance or exit, maybe more often than most. Even before his dozen years as bassist for the L.A. hard-rock act Guns ‘N Roses and his later collaborations with Velvet...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Motorola Mobility unveiled Thursday its much-anticipated Moto X smartphone, marking the Libertyville-based company’s first flagship product launch since its acquisition by Google last year.
The new device, introduced at a press event in New York,...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 2:02 PM
NASHVLLE, TN (July 25, 2013) – Justin Moore will truly take his fans on a unique journey with a new headlining tour in support of his September 17 album release on The Valory Music Co. The OFF THE BEATEN PATH TOUR hits the road on November 1 in...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Netflix has developed a new version of its Android app that delivers 1080p HD video for select titles -- compatible with Google's new next-gen Nexus 7 tablet with a higher-resolution screen -- while the Internet streaming provider currently does not...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Discount admission to see Daughtry, Barenaked Ladies, Third Eye Blind and Robert Randolph & The Family Band at the oceanfront over Labor Day weekend will be offered through July 21, promoters said Thursday.
Those acts -- as well as Fuel, Edgar Winter,...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 12:04 PM
Austin Wintory doesn't care to participate in debates about whether video games count as art. But if anyone corners him about it Wednesday when he joins the Pacific Symphony as a guest conductor, he'll have a couple of powerful friends to back him up....
| Jul 11, 2013
| 10:50 AM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
The Greek Theatre
The Weeknd, Sept. 16-17 (Fri.); Thievery Corporation, Sept. 20 (Sat.)
Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Rascal Flatts, Sept. 14 (Fri.); Epicenter...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:47 PM
The business world is fond of presenting consumers with Catch-22s. Richard Leza received a real beauty from a debt collector.
"They basically told me I had to prove something that doesn't even exist," he said.
Here's the crux of the problem: Is it the...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Saturday’s country music all-star gathering for the Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert in Norman, Okla., has aready generated at least $1 million for recovery efforts following the killer storms that swept through the region in May.
The $1 million is...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 6:48 AM
This year's American Music Festival, happening Labor Day weekend in Virginia Beach, will a feature a host of big bands including Daughtry, Barnenaked Ladies, Smash Mouth and Robert Randolph and the Family Band.
Festival performances take place on or...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Not long ago, cheap smartphones were, to put it not so mildly, junk. For less than $100, you pretty much got what you paid for: a low-resolution screen, a crummy camera and poky performance. No more. Today, you can find some excellent smartphones for...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:54 AM
Verizon Wireless proclaimed its roll-out of 4G LTE is "substantially complete" two and half years after it began, announcing Thursday the high-speed mobile data network is available in 500 U.S. markets.
The New Jersey-based mobile carrier has led the...