| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:52 AM
Eric Garcetti, L.A.'s new mayor, was just listed on some website as one of the nation’s most dateable mayors. “Fanciable” is probably how the Brits would put it. Never mind that Garcetti is married: He’s got an excellent set of...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 10:15 PM
After more than 30 years of hosting an annual threshing show, the community of Fullerton, N.D., is doing something different this weekend.
On Saturday at Fullerton Park, residents will stage the inaugural Fullerton Festival.
“This is a one-...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 11:24 AM
To hear it from the Gish Prize Trust, Spike Lee did the right thing.
The trust announced Wednesday that Lee -- the firebrand writer-director-actor-educator behind such films as 1992’s “Malcolm X” and the hit “Inside Man”...
| Sep 19, 2013
Walt Whitman might have gotten a good laugh out of this. I know I did. I mention Whitman because of a recent incident at the rest stop on the New Jersey Turnpike named after him, a place offering food that didn't exist in Whitman's time and a stream of...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Spitfire Pictures, the documentary film production arm of Exclusive Media, is teaming up with the Southern California start-up Tongal to crowd-source a new movie.
Tongal is best known for linking its community of film directors and writers with brands...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 2:41 PM
Taylor Goldsmith has had his share of travel -- constantly touring with his Dawes bandmates. Lately, Goldsmith has been fighting his fear of flying (documented on the band's latest, "From a Window Seat") to tour behind Bob Dylan, among others. You can...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:35 AM
Bob Dylan, My Morning Jacket, Wilco, Ryan Bingham
Friday, July 19, 5:30 p.m. Webster Bank Arena, 600 Main St., Bridgeport. (203) 345-2300. $68. (Show was moved indoors from the ballpark next door due to excessive rain) websterbankarena.com
| Aug 9, 2013
The last thing I want to do is enrage thousands of young men across America who like to dress up in purple pony costumes.
But I didn't know about the Bronies.
"Don't you know about Bronies?" asked a friend. "It seems like every time I talk to you, you...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell, who carved out a solo career after a stint with Alabama's Drive-By Truckers band, is on tour for his new album, "Southeastern." Accompanied by his musician wife, Amanda Shires, Isbell plays the Troubadour in West...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Wednesday’s 50th anniversary commemoration of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom included several inspirational musical moments from the likes of gospel singer Shirley Caesar, who reprised the gospel standard “How I Got Over&...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:26 AM
Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. ONE DIRECTION Yes, the British-Irish group One Direction is a boy band. Yes, it was manufactured by judges on the English version of the television show “X-Factor.” Yes, it......
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:23 PM
After all these years – decades, really – of watching country singer Willie Nelson consistently deliver had perhaps lulled all of us into the belief he always would. But the reality of Nelson turning 80 two months ago should have......