| Sep 28, 2011
| 1:50 PM
Thursday September 29
SON OF BOOGIE
Marc Broussard is a Louisiana-bred soul singer from a musical family; his father, guitarist Ted Broussard of The Boogie Kings, is a respected member of the Louisiana Hall of Fame. The younger Broussard's new self-...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 1:45 PM
Classic crooner Tony Bennett stirred it up last week with some controversial comments concerning possible U.S. "blame" in the downing of the Twin Towers in New York. But I've "over-Snerd" from people close to the "I Left My Heart In San...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 6:38 AM
It seems like just yesterday ‘The X Factor’ began. That’s probably because it was only last week, but considering I am seven blogs in, it feels like it has gone by very quickly. Especially since Thursday night brought the final round...
| Aug 13, 2011
| 9:01 PM
The owner of a Corona del Mar pet shop has withdrawn a harassment claim against an animal rights protester but faces more than $5,000 in legal fees because of a so-called SLAPP motion, according to online court records and the woman's attorney.
| Oct 4, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Dmitry Samarov, like Travis Bickle, is God's lonely man, cruising the streets of Chicago, watching for your arm to shoot out and beckon him, taking note of the odd, offhanded things you say after you climb into his cab.
He is a taxi driver, and with...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 5:17 AM
Automatically from the get-go this blog has me excited me to write. Why? Because I got to subtitle it “Moves Like Jagger,” which also happens to be one of my favorite songs right now and my current ring tone.
There’s just something...
| Aug 23, 2011
| 9:06 PM
Now that the dust has settled and everyone can look back at the 2010-11 sports year, there's no doubt the campaign goes down as one of the best for La Caņada Flintridge athletes and their respective teams.
Flintridge Prep, Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:18 PM
Fresh back from seeing Huntington Beach's own Avenged Sevenfold and Brandon Saller play in the area last week, I was more than ready to dedicate a column to more local music news. Yes, this place is called Surf City, but let us not forget that this is...
| Oct 10, 2011
| 4:12 PM
With all the fanfare and trappings of a royal announcement, Tournament of Roses officials on Monday named the seven young women who will comprise the 2012 Rose Court.
Against the backdrop of excited screams from family and friends and music from the...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 9:20 AM
I’ll preface this edition of “Who Has The X Factor?” with the following: I am going to be completely biased with my writing. Why? I absolutely love Diana Vickers.
Like if she ever needed a Green Card to stay in the United States, I&...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 7:42 PM
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Twin Shadow and The Stepkids. 7 p.m., May 2. Daniel Street Club, 21 Daniel St., Milford. $13-$15. 203-877-4446, danielstreetclub.com, manicproductions.org.
Kip Berman talks at great length about the influences,...
| Jan 4, 2011
5 a.m. You Keep Me Hangin' On by Kim Wilde
Reeling In The Years by Steely Dan
Somebody Told Me by The Killers
Three Little Birds by Bob Marley
Groove Is In The Heart by Deee-Lite
The Great Beyond by R.E.M.
Linger by The Cranberries
Stylo by Gorillaz