| Oct 19, 2012
| 2:37 PM
As autumn turns the Manhattan air crisp and cool, Broadway is gearing up for another season. In the 2012-2013 lineup are new plays, star-driven revivals, lavish musicals and shows inspired by movies, books, TV shows and one very well-known comic strip....
| Sep 7, 2012
| 5:04 PM
About six years ago, the Baltimore rock band Arbouretum played at a club in Chicago for an audience of almost no one.
You could count the members of the crowd on one hand, singer/guitarist David Heumann recalled, but one of them happened to be Bettina...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Two immersive Off Broadway buzzmagnets, the David Byrne-Fatboy Slim disco tuner "Here Lies Love" and Tolstoy-and-vodka musical "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812," earned a record-breaking 11 nominations each for the 2014 Lucille Lortel Awards,...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 5:30 AM
AUSTIN, Texas — Annie Clark is still learning about nature. A year ago, the singer-guitarist who performs as St. Vincent was wandering naked and alone through the hills and flatlands of West Texas, on the advice of a friend who lent her a remote...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Nearly a decade ago, Enrique Ramirez welcomed the opening of a light-rail station in Little Tokyo, just a quick walk from his Mexican seafood restaurant.
The Metro Gold Line station delivered a steady stream of customers to Senor Fish, especially on...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 7:15 AM
Concert season kickoff in Los Angeles this year boasts a few rare sightings, the most notable of which is New York singer and pianist Billy Joel, who arrives for the first concert of his classics here in years.
Joel's been doing these sorts of shows...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 4:52 AM
“Once In A Lifetime,” an exhibit of paintings, photos, mixed media and collages by Lisa Daly, Andrzej Dutkanicz, Andre Eamiello, Teresa Fortsch, Andres Madariaga, Nick Robinson and Alexandra Shaheen, will be at Sumner McKnight Crosby Jr....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 6:00 AM
New York, David Byrne loves you, but you're bringing him down.
In a long and impassioned essay published by Creative Time Reports and cross-posted by the Guardian, the Talking Heads frontman and NYC gadfly takes a page out of Occupy. He lambastes...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Day two of Lollapalooza started out with sunshine and a lineup shake-up.
Greg Kot (GK), Bob Gendron(BG) and Andy Downing(AD) give us the rundown of day two.
12:01 p.m.: Austin, Texas, quintet the Wheeler Brothers kick things off on Lollapalooza's...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:46 AM
As residents of New York City’s sixth borough, many South Floridians may be filled with unease about the fall release of the big-screen biopic of the beloved Bowery hell hole CBGB. The just-released trailer may help. Or not.
As a documentation of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Hard to believe that after today, the 30th anniversary of Musikfest will be half over. That’s another reason to get out and see some of the best free-stage shows out there – and there are a lot of them. Here’s......
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:22 AM
A South Florida guy, LeBron James included, could learn a few things in San Antonio, says Jay Armstead, hoops fan and barbecue whiz.
Armstead is the owner and master of the parking-lot smoker at Texas Hold ’Em BBQ, which opened recently in a new...