| Dec 2, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Writers from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Please check back throughout the day for more responses, and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Lisa Dillman, Los Angeles Times In the immortal words of rocker......
| Jul 7, 2011
| 9:36 PM
Jackson Browne bridges generation gap with Dawes and Jonathan Wilson at the Satellite on Wednesday....
| May 18, 2011
| 4:40 PM
West Coast Championships start Thursday
The 2011 National Scholastic Surfing Assn. West Coast Championships, presented by NIKE 6.0, starts Thursday and runs through Sunday at the Huntington Beach Pier. The four-day event starts Thursday with...
| Mar 22, 2012
Robert De Niro joked about the wives of the Republican presidential candidates at a fundraiser for President Obama's reelection campaign on Monday.
"Callista Gingrich. Karen Santorum. Ann Romney. Now do you really think our country is ready for a white...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:31 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) - Actor Tom Hanks apologized after a video surfaced from eight years ago, showing him emceeing an event next to a man in blackface, at Hanks' children's school in Pacific Palisades.
The presence of Hanks in the video got national...
| Apr 28, 2012
Five years ago this month the influential comedy website Funny or Die took a few baby steps and uploaded its first video, a rough, hastily assembled sketch that starred, appropriately enough, a baby. Pearl McKay was 2 years old at the time, the daughter...
| Jan 30, 2009
Much of the country may still be suffering from electoral and inaugural exhaustion, but a substantial section of politically involved Hollywood has rediscovered the wisdom of the late, great Tip O'Neill --"All politics is local."
| Sep 27, 2008
Most Southland music fans know McCabe's Guitar Shop for the innumerable folk, country, blues, jazz and world-music concerts presented over the decades in the tiny back stockroom that can hold about 150 folding chairs when all the instrument cases are...
| Jan 31, 2010
One in a series of occasional articles
The Troubadour, awash on a recent night in indigo light and chiming guitars, doesn't look all that different than it did in the 1970s, when music history plugged in to the club's stage amps and earned the tiny...
| Dec 17, 2007
Dan Fogelberg, the singer-songwriter whose hits "Leader of the Band," "Part of the Plan" and "Same Old Lang Syne" helped define the soft-rock era, died Sunday at his home in Maine after battling prostate cancer. He was 56.
His death was posted on his...
| Jun 7, 2009
Rock stars, Jazzers, Pachucos...they may have grown up somewhere else quaint, like Sandusky, Ohio, or Canada, but they made their mark herelived, created and died here. Music is as much a part of the L.A. legacy as film and television. From the bebop...
| Jan 21, 2009
| 4:30 PM
The small fraternity of sports media columnists/reporters is abuzz this day over a new development in the evolution of our craft. In olden times, people interviewed subjects of interest in person. Then television networks arranged conference calls so we...