| Sep 27, 2011
| 9:08 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Leisha Hailey, "The L Word" actress and musician, says she was kicked off a Southwest flight after kissing her girlfriend.
"So we've joined the ranks alongside @BJAofficial and @ThatKevinSmith for being kicked off an @SouthwestAir flight,...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 6:33 PM
A certain airline that used to claim "you’re free to fly about the country" is taking heat for removing more than a few of its passengers from flights for seemingly benign reasons.
Former ShowTime ‘L Word’ actress Leisha Hailey most...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 2:03 PM
Meriden Daffodil Festival
April 30 and May 1, Hubbard Park, 199 Notch Road, Meriden, (203) 630-4259, daffodilfest.com
There's nothing else quite like it: a weekend-long, all-local music festival, featuring the best and most popular rock musicians in...
| May 31, 2011
| 3:06 PM
Ordinarily, someone threatening to “bury [you and your band] up to your necks and run [you] over with a lawnmower” is a bad thing, but for Adrenalin O.D., that spirited bile probably made for the grandest of compliments. Formed in 1981, they...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 9:13 AM
This season isn't turning out to be a great one for modern rock concerts. If you want to see giant country acts, you're covered. Choose among Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Toby Keith, Trace Adkins and Kenny Chesney. Classic rockers can enjoy Bruce Hornsby,...
| Jul 6, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Next time you're out there, straddling your board, waiting for the next set, take a long, deep breath.
On Aug. 6, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will hold its fourth annual Pipeline to a Cure gala at the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 9:28 AM
Jamal Shuriah, a Hartt School grad, will be in the ensemble of the international tour of Green Day's "American Idiot" when it comes to the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts in Hartford Feb. 26 to March 3.
Alex Nee will star as Johnny, along with...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 9:20 AM
The touring company of "Jersey Boys" will open the 2012-13 Broadway series at the Shubert Theater in New Haven.
The show, which had a "dry run" of its initial tour several years ago at the Shubert, returns to the theater for a two-week engagement in New...
| Mar 22, 2012
The long-anticipated rock musical "American Idiot" has finally arrived in Los Angeles. The hard-driving show, featuring music by the band Green Day and lyrics by lead singer Billy Joe Armstrong, blasts audiences with amazing song and dance, as it tells...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:16 PM
"It's not over 'till you're underground
It's not over before it's too late
This city's burnin'
It's not my burden
It's not over before it's too late"
— Green Day, "Letterbomb"
Punk band Green Day skyrocketed to fame in the 1990s, but is...
| May 31, 2012
| 7:47 PM
If Broadway shows were rated in terms of volume alone, Green Day's "American Idiot," now on stage at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, would win every Tony award in sight.
Strident, confrontational and ear-splittingly raucous, this story of three young...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 9:41 PM
Fish Fry and Carnival
The 65th annual Fish Fry and Carnival, presented by the Costa Mesa-Newport Harbor Lions Club, continues at its new location in Fairview Park, 2525 Placentia Ave. Costa Mesa, from 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information,...