| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The Smithereens saunter into town for two shows on Friday night at Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis (6 and 9 p.m.).
The Jersey band reunited with their former producer Don Dixon for a 2011 all original songs project. Band leader Pat DiNizio and company...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Rolling Stone Mick Jagger helped his girlfriend L'Wren Scott celebrate her holiday collection with Banana Republic at a launch party Tuesday night at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles. [Examiner]
Adam Levine, named People magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive,...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 3:19 PM
L’Wren Scott counts First Lady Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Nicole Kidman and Madonna among the fans of her sophisticated, sharply-tailored dresses. And now the designer is rolling her aesthetic out to the masses with the limited-edition Banana...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 9:57 AM
L'Wren Scott, a renowned fashion designer and girlfriend to The Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, was found dead Monday of an apparent suicide, ABC News is reporting.
Scott, a former model whose designs were loved by stars like Angelina Jolie and...
| Feb 23, 2014
Peggy Santiglia Davison voiced some of the most iconic pop lyrics of the 1960s as lead singer for The Angels, the girl group best known for the original recording of "My Boyfriend's Back."
The Westminster resident is a veteran of the music industry,...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Naming her current CD "33 1/3" came easily for Shemekia Copeland. The title refers to her love of vinyl records, the number of revolutions an album makes per minute on a turntable and her age when the CD was released this past September. Having spent more...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 8:14 PM
Dick Dodd, a Mouseketeer on Disney's original "Mickey Mouse Club" who went on to become a surf music pioneer and a youth-quaking garage rock showman, died Friday in a Fountain Valley hospital, said his close friend, Tim Ferrill. Dodd was 68.
| Mar 18, 2014
L'Wren Scott, a towering 6-foot, 4-inch fashion figure who started modeling in her teens, created her own high-end clothing line and dressed fashion fans including Nicole Kidman and First Lady Michelle Obama, was found dead Monday.
Sources differ on her...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Veteran TV director Michael Pressman got a surprising response when he asked students in his film directing class to describe their dream jobs.
“Your job,” he said they told him recently. “We want to be the director in charge of a TV...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert, Kacey Musgraves, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton are among the artists performing Wednesday night on the CMA Awards show from Nashville, and Pop & Hiss will be with you all night live blogging the festivities.
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Daft Punk took the top honors at the 56th Grammy Awards on Sunday when they took the awards for record of the year for "Get Lucky," with Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers, and album of the year for "Random Access Memories." They also nabbed the awards...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The terrific documentary "Muscle Shoals" warmly spotlights America's legendary music recording locale, the Tennessee River town of Muscle Shoals, Ala. Director Greg "Freddy" Camalier skillfully, unhurriedly unfurls a wealth of classic music-biz tales as...