| Nov 4, 2012
| 4:26 PM
There was a time when over-the-hill artists from other genres would move into country music, then considered a lesser genre, to extend their careers. These days, country music is among the best-selling genres. But it’s become so pop-ingrained and...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 10:14 AM
Attendees and home viewers of the 10th edition of Spike TV's Video Game Awards were treated to trailer after trailer ......
| Jun 8, 2013
| 5:37 PM
Julie Elkins cried only twice during her 11-year battle with breast cancer.
The first time was while walking out of a clinic with the words, "You have cancer" ringing in her ears. The second was when her husband shaved her head. The Costa Mesa...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 8:29 AM
It's a big weekend at the Downing-Gross Cultural Arts Center in Newport News, as the center marks its fourth anniversary with a major art opening and a concert by the soulful singing group, Unifics.
The vocal harmony group Unifics will perform 8 p.m....
| Mar 7, 2013
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Truth: My lifelong Cubs fandom doesn't make me biased against “Don't Stop Believin',” a documentary about the new-ish frontman for massive ’80s rock band Journey, whose iconic song became the theme for the 2005...
| Mar 7, 2013
What happened to Arnel Pineda will only increase the fearsome number of YouTube videos showcasing the efforts of aspiring rock vocalists worldwide.
Five years ago, searching for a new lead vocalist, members of the band Journey spent untold hours...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Every February we celebrate Valentine's Day and Black History Month, but this one is extra special because we welcome NBC's "Community" back to TV after too long a hiatus. It's also when the high-profile Netflix series, "House of Cards," debuts. Back on...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Journey fans looking forward to seeing the band at Van Andel Arena this weekend are out of luck.
The lead singer, who is listed on the band's web site as Arnel Pineda, is sick.
The concert on Saturday, November 10, will not be held.
| Sep 17, 2012
| 6:19 AM
When AMERICAN IDOL’s 12th season debuts in January 2013, superstar judge Mariah Carey - the best-selling female recording artist of all time – and returning judge Randy Jackson, a Grammy Award-winning producer whose expertise and beloved...
| May 17, 2011
| 5:34 AM
A crowd of 30,000 fans descended on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk on Saturday for the homecoming of "American Idol" rocker and native son James Durbin, who stuck around after a free concert to sign autographs, pose for photos and jump on some rides....
| Aug 29, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Jay West is a devoted fan and student of the 1982 film "Tron," and he has written a series of guest columns on the viral marketing for the film's sequel, "Tron: Legacy," due in December. Following up on the film's......
| Apr 6, 2011
| 4:32 PM
A bit of new ink on Angelina Jolie's tattooed arm has speculators in a tizzy over the possibility that the actress may be adopting or having another child with partner Brad Pitt while eclipsing her international altruism. Angelina Jolie, the UN refugee...