| Nov 4, 2012
BOSTON — Major, sudden and tragic events create indelible images, mental snapshots that enable people, decades later, to recall where they were when they heard the news: the Sept. 11 attacks; the deaths of John Lennon and Diana, Princess of Wales;...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:44 AM
NEW YORK -- Mark David Chapman, the man convicted of killing former Beatle John Lennon, has been denied parole for a seventh time, according to the New York Department of Corrections.
He was last up for parole in 2010, when he was told his "discretionary...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:10 AM
Gayle Anderson was live in Universal City at the RAIDER IMAGE STORE with a preview of tonight’s Oakland Raiders Pre-Season Game against the Detroit Lions.
KTLA is your Oakland Raiders Pre-Season Games Station! The game versus the Detroit Lions is...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 1:36 PM
It’s hard to imagine that John Lennon has been gone for over 30 years.
It’s even harder to imagine a world where his killer is set free.
Thankfully, we don’t have to, because for the seventh time, Mark David Chapman was denied parole....
| Aug 30, 2012
| 1:00 PM
SIMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. -- Today Circuit Judge Debra S. Nelson, a 13-year veteran of the bench in Sanford, was officially assigned the George Zimmerman second-degree murder case, one of the most watched in the country.
The 58-year-old Nelson has a...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 9:59 PM
Dan Deacon’s new album is titled “America” (Domino). Nothing like aiming high: It’s a song cycle on what it means to be a citizen of a troubled democracy, and you can dance to it. The classically trained Deacon works with an...
| Sep 2, 2012
John Cage's ideas have long inspired artists inside and outside the experimental music subculture. Besides new-music figures considered disciples or associates — Christian Wolff, Earle Brown, Morton Feldman and David Tudor, for example — he...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 1:57 PM
David Bowie has been into a lot of things during his long career, from Ziggy Stardust, to Mick Jagger, to a 20-year marriage to model Iman.
And now, we find out that Bowie was into, quite literally, the mother of Guns N` Roses guitarist Slash.
| Sep 4, 2012
| 4:24 PM
John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono is making noise again. No, she's not recording a new album (thank God!). She's speaking out against fracking. That's a process where highly pressurized fluid is forced into the earth to crack the shale rock layer in order to...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:48 AM
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It’s official. On his latest album, “Tempest” (Columbia), Bob Dylan has become Tommy Lee Jones in “No Country for Old Men.”
Like Jones in the Coen brothers’ 2007 film adaptation of Cormac...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 10:15 AM
Fall in Fairfield County looks and behaves differently this year. You could call it artistic license, in the way that there are hunting seasons with special licenses for rare game.
The season is a fantastical odyssey designed to upend expectations at...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 7:24 AM
The year 1962 did not seem to portend great things in the world of pop music.
The brightest lights of '50s music -- including Little Richard, Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley -- were either inactive, in jail, or not making the kind ofrock 'n' roll that made...