| Mar 25, 2011
| 10:45 PM
The philharmonic season in Orange County continued in a grand fashion in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa earlier this month with the debut of maestro Gustavo Dudamel in his tenure as the Los Angeles Philharmonic's music director....
| Apr 7, 2011
| 7:35 PM
What can you get as a birthday present for a man who already has two concert halls with his name on them? For Henry Segerstrom, you get America's diva, Renée Fleming, to make her debut in Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall on his 88th birthday...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 6:27 PM
It was an afternoon of food, fashion and gossip, as celebrity stylist George Blodwell dropped in at the trendy AnQi Gourmet Bistro & Noodle Bar in South Coast Plaza to dress a few style-conscious local gals and share a little of his life history with some...
| 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...
| Jan 2, 2011
It had been a long night — a concert, a reunion with an old friend, a midnight meal — but as the clock ticked past 2 a.m. Quincy Jones sat in a rare state of silence in his estate at the very top of Bel-Air. The man they call Q nodded at the...
| Jan 16, 2011
January has always been slump month when it comes to new pop music. Musicians tend to turn bearlike around this time, hibernating until conditions seem friendlier. Yet the resourceful pop lover will be anything but bored right now, with so much to reap...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 10:07 AM
TORONTO — Luminato, the festival of arts, culture and ideas that just concluded in Canada's largest city, has only been held for four years. But this citywide extravaganza already attracts a collective audience in excess of 1 million and spends...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 9:23 AM
**1/2 (out of four)
Bummed that he can’t sell his novel, almost 30-year-old short-story-writer Sam (writer-director Josh Radnor of “How I Met Your Mother”) temporarily adopts Rasheen (Michael Algieri), a young boy (and cheap script...
| Aug 14, 2011
An eclectic group will assemble onstage Wednesday night at the Hollywood Bowl to riff on the work of Joni Mitchell. Oddly, one thing many of these artists — who range from jazz to folk to indie rock — have in common is that they arrived late...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
Anna Liffeys, 17 Whitney Ave., 203-773-1776, annaliffeys.com. An Irish pub that serves great food, and has recently expanded its live music offerings.
Bank Street Café, 637 Bank St., New London, 860-444-1444. New London-area rock ‘n’ roll,...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 9:52 AM
Thursday September 8
James Mauri is setting up shop for a free show tonight at Two Boots, as part of the Indie Thursdays series. Mauri's influences include Tom Petty, The Doors, Leonard Cohen and Nine Inch Nails, and we're not really sure...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:57 AM
I love when a band puts out a debut album that I dig. I love it even more when their sophomore release is even better. It's a harbinger of good things to come for the band and their fans. Today that band I'm stoked about is Connecticut's own Elison...