| Dec 19, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Dec. 20-26, in PDF format This week's TV Movies SUNDAY Every season, it seems there's at least one contestant who generates as much admiration as aggravation; this time around, it's......
| May 19, 2010
| 6:03 AM
Lee DeWyze stood on the "American Idol" stage Tuesday night, lights shining down on him, a chorus singing in the background, the audience on its feet cheering.
We really don't need next week's finale. Tuesday was DeWyze's coronation.
Lee closed the show...
| Dec 22, 2009
| 1:32 PM
What's Hot: Eclectic soundtrack; 1940s Paris is a fresh milieu; Notion of bringing color back to the game world is a visual metaphor for the Nazi occupation of Paris; Boobs; Culling Nazi targets never gets old.
What's Not: Word "arse" is overused; deja...
| Feb 1, 2010
The Grammys are the strangest, most unwieldy and messiest of the big award shows, an affair that wants to be the Kennedy Center Honors and the Super Bowl halftime show at the same time. There was certainly no shortage of spectacle at the 52nd annual...
| Feb 23, 2010
Clay Blackburn, the hero of Owen Hill's elegant and understated novel "The Incredible Double," is not your typical detective. For one thing, he's a book scout: a guy who haunts used bookstores and estate sales, looking for the one or two items of real...
| 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....
| Mar 27, 2011
| 8:57 PM
His talent was unquestionable.
His delivery, impeccable.
But Devin Fields’ performance left judges unsure of one thing.
“Why did you think you were not going to get called back?”
This was the question posed by contest judge Jeff Wine...
| 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...