| Feb 21, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Parker Posey has agreed to guest star in "Crazy House," a Comedy Central pilot set inside an insane asylum.
Nick Turner and Lee Rubenstein created the show about two friends who, after accidentally sending their landlord into a coma, successfully plead...
| Sep 27, 2013
There are all sorts of great rock 'n' roll movies: straight concert docs ("The Last Waltz," "Gimme Shelter"), road sagas ("Don't Look Back," "Dig!") and fictional films ("A Hard Day's Night," "Quadrophenia").
So what is this weird beast "Metallica...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
SAN DIEGO — Singer and guitarist James Hetfield wore a familiar trickster grin and a pair of 3D glasses as he bobbed his head to the thundering riffs of "Enter Sandman," but it was a different sort of arena that was playing host to the world's...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:14 PM
In “Metallica Through the Never,” which debuted last week in Burbank and opened wider in cinemas this weekend, the multi-platinum heavy-metal band has delivered less a traditional concert film than a music-driven feature.
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 2013 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Nov. 1. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
Two New York City detectives hunt for a serial killer targeting...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
After a decade performing for a rabid, nationwide jam-band fan base, particularly enthusiastic in South Florida, Perpetual Groove is down to its final six concerts, and Matt McDonald is feeling a familiar sense of excitement.
“It’s hard to...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 2:42 PM
Glance at this year’s lineup for Comic-Con International, the massive pop culture confab that draws roughly 130,000 fans to San […]...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 9:52 PM
Metallica made its first appearance at Comic-Con International Friday night to premiere the new theatrical trailer for the band's performance […]...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 5:53 AM
"Sound City": The Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl loves the fabled Southern California recording studio of the title, and he's not the only one. Among the motley band of admirers in the Grohl-hosted documentary are Tom Petty, Paul McCartney, James Brown,...
| May 4, 2013
| 9:47 AM
It was Metallica Night at AT&T Park in San Francisco on Friday when the Dodgers paid a visit to play the Giants.
The legendary rock 'n' rollers did their best Jimi Hendrix impersonation with an electrified version of "The Star Spangled Banner."...
| Apr 9, 2011
"The wonderful thing about making records is something comes out you never expected," explains Ray Davies, who knows of what he speaks. In nearly five decades as leader of one of rock's great bands, the Kinks, and as a solo artist, Davies has been...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 11:58 AM
***1/2 (out of four)
Motorhead singer/bassist Lemmy Kilmister is the kind of genre-personifying hard rock icon who invites Chuck Norris-style hyperbole (one fan claims the only survivors of a nuclear bomb would be cockroaches and Lemmy) that actually...