| Dec 19, 2013
| 1:05 PM
Onstage, 19-year-old Archy Marshall looked like a surly high-schooler on class portrait day: a too-big brown sport coat, a thrift-shop tie and a perpetual discontented sneer.
But whenever he opened his mouth at his headlining show Wednesday night,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Leave it to the hit show "Breaking Bad" to resurrect a 1972 song by the British rock band Badfinger.
The final episode of the AMC drug trade drama, which drew more than 10 million viewers Sunday night, closed out with the band's 41-year-old single "Baby...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:17 AM
He may have started from the bottom, but now he's on top.
Drake's latest album, "Nothing Was the Same," entered the Billboard 200 at No. 1 this week, reflecting sales of 658,000 copies, according to the trade magazine.
That's the second-biggest...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 8:30 PM
"GUESS I got what I deserve," go the words from the 'Baby Blue' song by Badfinger.
So I had a "Breaking Bad" weekend, with this song punctuating AMC's ending after five seasons.
I have been terribly possessive about "Breaking Bad," writing about it...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:12 PM
SPOILER ALERT: If you haven't seen the series finale of "Breaking Bad," you may want to pass on this story.
The AMC drama's conclusion was a reason for celebration and a bit of sadness Sunday night at Falcon Bar & Gallery in Thornton Park. About 75 fans...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 12:59 PM
The postmortems are in for the most anticipated episode of television in 2013.
Reviews seem generally satisfied -- The Times' own Mary McNamara said, "Not only did Vince Gilligan's five-season, hyper-violent prose poem to midlife male frustration tie...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 8:15 PM
SPOILER ALERT: If you haven’t seen the series finale of “Breaking Bad,” you may want to pass on this post.
The AMC drama’s conclusion was a reason for celebration and a bit of sadness Sunday night at Falcon Bar & Gallery in...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 4:22 PM
When you cobble a concert from the lead singers of five bands playing solo acoustic sets, you might expect a desultory show, especially when the bands fall under the general category of “punk rock,” which these days encompasses everything...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:25 PM
When A Rocket to the Moon came out with its debut album “On Your Side” in 2009, it was lumped in with the wave of young pop-punk bands washing over popular music. Maybe that was fair: Its breakthrough single, “Dakota,”......
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:33 PM
A gifted trio of guitarist Anthony Wilson, drummer Jim Keltner and organist Larry Goldings treated a packed Blue Whale to a night of exploration....
| Jan 12, 2012
| 9:45 AM
At just 5 days old, Jay-Z and Beyonce's little bundle of joy is already a Billboard record breaker.
Blue Ivy Carter, who's baby gurgles are used as the back up track in her dad's latest single "Glory," becomes the youngest artist ever to appear on the...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Truth Or Dare with Pepe featuring Blue offers laughs and drama to Orlando audiences at the Peacock Room....