| May 15, 2013
| 8:43 AM
Hip-hop star Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine are scheduled to announce Wednesday a $70-million donation to USC for a new academy that they say will give students new facilities and the tools they need to break into the rapidly changing music...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Josh Duhamel and Dan Fogler have found themselves on several regrettable road trips, but nothing that compares to the road trip from hell their characters must endure in "Scenic Route."
The actors, along with co-directors (and brothers) Kevin and Michael...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:50 AM
You'll find fireworks in Las Vegas on July 4, of course, but that's just the beginning. The Vegas Philharmonic and Garth Brooks will perform (not in the same venue), Paula Poundstone will try to tickle your funny bone and there's mixed martial arts to...
| May 12, 2013
| 5:20 PM
At the annual Wango Tango concert and corporate marketing event Saturday, an endless stream of Twitter messages from fans scrolled across the video screens throughout the day and night as though reporting breaking news.
“I luv u mom and dad thanks...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 4:15 PM
NASA's Curiosity rover was designed to search Mars for places capable of supporting life. But the $2.5-billion mission has another, unofficial objective: To serve as a goodwill ambassador for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in La Cañada Flintridge at a time...
| May 15, 2013
| 7:14 PM
For the first time, KBIG-FM (104.3), the rock and pop purveyor nicknamed "MyFM," took sole possession of first place in the local radio ratings in April, edging ahead of sister station KIIS-FM (102.7) — the latest leg in a head-to-head battle that...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:24 AM
The Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach announced two concerts this week: Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson on Sept. 8 and ShaggFest featuring rappers J. Cole and Pusha T on June 15.
Adam Levine's Maroon 5 tops the bill of a Honda Civic tour...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 10:56 AM
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek presents The Knockouts Burlesque Show at The Pavilion every Friday at 9 p.m. through March 29.
The show features glamorous girls taking the stage with a celebrity guest star for a night filled with decadent burlesque...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:04 AM
PASADENA -- The Curiosity rover transmitted the first-ever feature song from the surface of Mars on Tuesday -- a track penned by singer and producer will.i.am to celebrate the NASA robot's successful landing on the Red Planet.
The song, called "Reach for...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 9:01 PM
A cultural shift that eventually became a landslide began 10 years ago this month, though almost no one noticed at the time. Apple Inc. rolled out a portable MP3 player it dubbed the iPod, and after a promising opening quarter in 2002, sales dropped...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 9:27 PM
The Pitchfork Music Festival 2011 is a wrap. And here’s our wrap-up of Sunday’s action in Union Park, with reporting once again from your truly (GK), the tireless Bob Gendron (BG) and the ever-vigilant Kevin Pang handling video and editing....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:45 PM
The first summer concert hosted by radio station B96, Eddie & Jobo’s Summer Jam, began with Eddie Volkman skydiving into the World Music Theater (now the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre) in Tinley Park, and his morning show co-host Joe “Jobo&...