| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Can President Barack Obama wow the crowd at the Democratic National Convention as well as former President Bill Clinton did? We'll learn Thursday night when the Democratic conclave concludes. ABC and CBS join the Democrats at 10 p.m. NBC starts its...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 4:23 PM
A popular music concert that organizers say will be the largest in the history of an area college has been rescheduled. Indie pop band fun., which was scheduled to play at East Stroudsburg University on Nov. 1, has moved its......
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:23 AM
The reason indie pop band fun. moved the date of its upcoming show at East Stroudsburg University – which organizers say will be the largest in the school’s history – has been revealed. It needed time to prepare for a......
| Apr 6, 2012
When visiting my neighborhood record store in recent years, I've breezed past the front of the shop — and most of the compact disc-browsing shoppers — to get where I wanted to be: the rows of vinyl in the back.
Whether it was the warm...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 5:44 PM
If any of us wondered if celebrities would still visit Chicago after “The Oprah Winfrey Show” ended in May, we now have our answer.
Chicago is still a popular destination for film projects — which this year included “Man of...
| Oct 15, 2012
Regina Spektor has performed in Chicago numerous times, including a Lollapalooza stint in 2007, but while she’s in town you won’t find her at the clubs favored by the Rihanna-Katy Perry-Ke$ha set. Instead, before her performance Wednesday at...
| Oct 16, 2012
To bond as married alcoholics for the Sundance hit “Smashed,” co-stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Aaron Paul, appropriately, went out and got drunk.
“I don’t know what I really learned about myself from that particular night...
| Jan 27, 2012
** (out of four)
For months, buzz for Lana Del Rey suggested that she’s the greatest thing since (fill in the blank). Now that the nostalgic singer-songwriter’s debut “Born to Die” has arrived, we can finally...
| Sep 28, 2012
Talk about a "Ghost Rider"
Ke$ha has sex with ghosts. Ye$!! She has had sex with a ghost. A ghost and Ke$ha had sex. $-E-X. And the ghost sex was so good it inspired her new song "$upernatural". At least that's what she told Ryan Seacrest on his KIIS...
| Dec 3, 2012
Album review: Ke$ha, 'Warrior'
***1/2 (out of 4)
A few years ago, Ke$ha introduced herself to the world as a glitter enthusiast who uses whiskey for mouthwash. She has no particular image to maintain. So rather than turning to someone like mastermind...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 10:43 AM
You've already seen our picks for albums of the year, but maybe you're wondering what else almost made the cut. Below are all of the albums that reviewed by the RedEye Sound Board that recieved three stars or more in 2012.
***-star reviewed albums:...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Justin Bieber may be Canadian, but he was the all-American boy at Sunday night's American Music Awards.
The pop singer dominated the awards show, winning three trophies, including artist of the year. His mom joined him onstage as he collected the award,...