| Apr 30, 2011
| 9:36 PM
The opening up of another 5 acres of the Empire Polo Field has given the fifth Stagecoach country music Festival in Indio a more wide-open frontier for fans to stretch out on Saturday. It also affords more room for children's......
| May 1, 2011
| 4:37 PM
"I wish my voice sounded better," Kris Kristofferson said by way of apology for an even craggier-than-usual throat on Saturday at Stagecoach -- "but it never was any good," he added, laughing at the reality. Kristofferson, 74, was pinch-hitting for......
| May 1, 2011
| 4:35 AM
New-school and old-school country went head to head Saturday night as Day 1 of Stagecoach headed into the clubhouse turn. At one end of the Empire Polo Field, 78-year-old Mel Tillis sang hits from his heyday in the '60s and......
| May 14, 2011
| 4:37 PM
Drawled words and phrases roll off the tongue like backwoods Shakespeare in “Bloodworth,” the second feature film to be made from a book by Southern Gothic novelist William Gay. And like “That Evening Sun,” there's a languorous,...
| Nov 27, 2010
| 6:27 PM
CLEARWATER — Harry Connick Jr. reread the script to his new film, "Dolphin Tale," about a dolphin who loses her tail only to have a prosthetic one made for her, and got the studio on the phone.
"I had to ask, 'Did this really happen?' Oh yeah, they...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 7:00 PM
In different recent interviews marking the release of his new record, Apocalypse, the singer and songwriter Bill Callahan said that he's not a fan of poetry, nor of Bob Dylan. Callahan, who performed under the name...
| May 11, 2012
Record producer David Anderle has sold his home in the Hollywood Hills West area for $3.7 million.
The Spanish-style villa, built in 1925, was once used as a speak-easy. Features include decorative tile work, beamed ceilings, a wine cellar and an artist'...
| Jun 3, 2012
Known for the variety of the roles he plays, Leonardo DiCaprio now is trying his hand at Malibu beach house landlord. He has listed his oceanfront Cape Cod-inspired home for $75,000 a month for a long-term tenant or $150,000 a month for leases of less...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:45 AM
Kinky Friedman, The Bipolar Tour
June 19, Café Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, (203) 789-8281, cafenine.com; June 20, Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville, (860) 693-9762, 41bridgestreet.com
The first thing you should know about Kinky...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 12:16 PM
A fine all-family attraction sensitively guided by director Charles Martin Smith - alias, as an actor, Toad of "American Graffiti" - this fact-inspired drama is a natural for the "Free Willy" faithful.
It leans heavily on young Nathan Gamble, playing a...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 5:44 PM
Record producer David Anderle has listed his longtime Hollywood Hills home for sale at $4.75 million.
Built in the 1920s, the Spanish-style villa was once a speak-easy. Details include decorative tile work and beamed ceilings. The three-bedroom, four-...
| Dec 4, 2011
A Westside compound that "Twilight" stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart had been leasing for the last several months has come on the market at $5.995 million.
Built in the 1990s, the west-facing property encompasses almost half an acre and...