| Jan 31, 2010
Taylor Swift seemed to stun the audience in Staples Center tonight by snatching the final Grammy Award of the evening when the 20-year-old country-pop princess' best-selling collection "Fearless" was named album of the year, her fourth award of the night,...
| Nov 21, 2010
High in his ridgeline home, sitting on a porch that feels like a ledge, Gerard Way peered through cigarette smoke and the late-afternoon Pasadena haze as he searched his memory for the moment when his band, My Chemical Romance, shed its skin. "I think,"...
| Dec 5, 2010
Where else but Los Angeles could the names in the audience be as familiar as those onstage? Witness the Nov. 28 opening for "Next to Normal," the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical at the Ahmanson Theatre. The guests included Keely and...
| 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...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 6:08 PM
TODAY: Seniors are invited to join Elder Trek on an easy, level, 2-mile hike from 8 to 10 a.m. Enjoy the outdoors and learn about diverse plant life with Laguna Canyon Foundation volunteer naturalists. Laguna Coast Wilderness Park, Little...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 6:11 PM
Green Day at Sawdust
Celebrate being "green" Saturday at the Sawdust Festival, when local artists and organizations host a variety of activities focused on eco-friendliness and sustainability.
Learn about gardening from Transition Laguna, participate...
| Aug 8, 2010
| 10:41 AM
Saturday was not quite the day of surprises, though there were a few, that Friday turned out to be. The bands that were supposed to be great were great. The bands that were supposed to be good were good, with only a couple exceptions.
It was more...
| 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...
| Aug 9, 2011
| 9:16 PM
Orange County is getting a huge helping of pop-punk star power in a very tiny place this week, thanks to Green Day. The chart-topping trio announced that it would be playing a "secret" (not anymore) show at the Tiki Bar in Costa Mesa on Thursday....
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:14 PM
Green Day lead vocalist Billy Joe Armstrong was allegedly escorted off a Southwest Airlines flight Thursday night after refusing to pull up his sagging pants, KGO reports.
The Grammy Award-winning musician boarded the flight, heading from Oakland to...
| Sep 5, 2011
It doesn't matter who you are, as long as you fly Southwest Airlines you better pull up your saggy pants.
Green Day frontman, Billie Joe Armstrong was thrown off a Southwest Airlines flight headed from Oakland to Burbank, last Thursday, for wearing saggy...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Touring productions of the musicals "American Idiot," "Bring it On" and "Fela!" are the highlights of the spring 2012 season at Broadway in Chicago. They join the previously announced blockbuster, "The Book of Mormon."
The presenter said Thursday that...