| Jun 2, 2011
| 9:32 PM
Jessica and Ashlee Simpson are launching a new tween fashion line together....
| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:35 PM
John West premieres debut video for 'Lovely.' John West is a regular performer on Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica...
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Update: Singer-songwriter-actress Ashlee Simpson has sold a Beverly Hills Post Office-area house she owned before her marriage to Fall Out Boy rocker Pete Wentz for $3,475,000.
The walled and gated Mediterranean-style compound of more than half an acre...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 5:16 AM
Spin asked rocker and Wilmette native Pete Wentz to name his favorite spots in the Chicago area in honor of this summer's Lollapalooza. Wentz, who will perform with his new band, Black Cards, at Lolla on August 5, of course named the bar he co-owns,...
| Jul 15, 2011
| 6:38 AM
"Harry Potter" star Matthew Lewis hung out at Paris Club's upper level lounge, Studio Paris, Thursday after promoting the latest film in the series at Navy Pier's IMAX and AMC River East movie theater.
"Had a sick night at Studio Paris in Chicago...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:33 AM
*** (out of four)
Patrick Stump is bursting at the seams. On “Soul Punk,” the former Fall Out Boy front man’s full-length solo debut, the Glenview native explodes with extravagant displays of...
| Oct 17, 2011
| 9:58 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
Patrick Stump, the songwriter-singer who played trusty sidekick to pin-up Pete Wentz in multimillion-selling rock band Fall Out Boy, steps out for his first solo album, the misleadingly titled “Soul Punk” (Island).
| Oct 20, 2011
| 6:49 AM
Have you ever heard of Himalayan in Niles? I haven't, but the Indian and Nepali spot could be Patrick Stump's favorite restaurant, accoring to the Fall Out Boy singer-turned-solo artist's new video for VEVO.
In the nearly six and a half minute video,...
| May 22, 2012
William Beckett jokingly calls himself a mini-celeb. Fans of the former singer for defunct Chicago pop-rockers The Academy Is… would likely drop the “mini.”
Beckett’s big enough to have a “verified” check mark next to...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:47 PM
It doesn’t take a musical genius to read between the notes of Patrick Stump’s first solo album, “Soul Punk” (Island), to realize that the Fall Out Boy singer and songwriter left a few things unsaid in his old band.
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:16 PM
Patrick Stump doesn’t claim to be cool.
“I don't believe in guilty pleasures,” Stump says, when the subject of pop music comes up.
The Fall Out Boy singer’s solo album, “Soul Punk,” which dropped Oct. 18, is the...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:57 PM
Day 1 of Lollapalooza 2011 is in the books, as the first of 130 bands played on eight stages Friday in Grant Park. Attendance was maxed out – with 90,000 people expected each of three days at the festival. Here’s how Friday went down, with...