| Jun 1, 2014
Steve Schuh peels a campaign sticker, presses it onto his button-down shirt and glances at the sky.
Heavy clouds are bearing down.
He's determined to finish the street, even when he runs out of pamphlets. He scolds himself for resorting to scribbling...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:00 AM
The subtitle of "Twee" (It Books: 354 pp, $16.99 paper), Marc Spitz's new cultural history, says it all: "The Gentle Revolution in Music, Books, Television, Fashion, and Film." How we so "gently" arrived here, however, needs an explanation. In Spitz's...
| May 14, 2014
| 4:23 PM
She’s been gone since 1982, when an apparent stroke led to her fatal car accident on the winding hills above the Mediterranean. But Grace Kelly had, and has, a way of lingering in the memory.
Here, today, she is everywhere. The other night in...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 8:13 AM
It’s not often that the Broward Center for the Performing Arts offers a concert by a singer whose songs are heard among the thumpy pop hits on Y100, but there are all kinds of new things going on at the big house on the New River.
To be sure, it&...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
James Jagger, Andrew Dice Clay and P.J. Byrne are among the latest additions to the large cast of the pilot for HBO's rock 'n' roll drama project from Martin Scorsese, Terence Winter and George Mastras.
Mick Jagger is among the exec producers of the...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The connections are endlessly surprising, those that Bobby Womack forged during a 60-year career that transcended genre, border and race. The singer, songwriter, guitarist and longtime Los Angeles resident, who died Friday at age 70, was the center of a...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 10:09 AM
The highly touted Monty Python reunion show that kicks off performances this week in London will also be seen in cinemas around the world, the comedy troupe's members announced.
"Monty Python Live" is scheduled to be broadcast from London's O2 Arena...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Denis Leary is back in business with FX, but this time he's trading in his firefighter gear for a microphone as he plays an aging rocker desperate for his last chance at rock 'n' roll fame in the comedy series "Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll."
The cable channel...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Mick Jagger is now a great-grandfather — albeit a really cool one who's about to go back on tour with the Rolling Stones.
Jagger, 70, gets the title courtesy of 21-year-old granddaughter Assisi Jackson, who has reportedly given birth to a girl....
| May 21, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It's a time-tested, if not always a time-honored, tradition in pop music: accusations of copyright infringement over a classic song. In this case, protectors of the estate of Randy California, lead guitarist and songwriter of 1960s Los Angeles-based...
| Apr 18, 2014
"Things were just so different then," Lisa Robinson writes in the prologue to "There Goes Gravity: A Life in Rock and Roll," a memoir of her career as a freelance music journalist — beginning in 1969 — and, later, as a contributing editor at...