| Aug 24, 2011
| 6:51 AM
I'm probably a little over-eager for the new "Muppets" film. Jason Segel + Amy Adams + new Muppet-tastic adventures = the film I will be seeing when it comes out Nov. 23.
Sorry, Thanksgiving. It's all about the Muppets this year.
But I'm a bit less...
| May 7, 2012
| 10:54 AM
•••• CNN published an extensive and interesting piece about the genre of game commentary videos and its most popular producer, “SeaNanners.” I suppose it depends on the game, but it seems this whole “...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:25 AM
A couple of controversial, Internet piracy bills in Congress have pit the tech industry against the music business, even independents.
In a statement sent out early Wednesday afternoon, A2IM, the largest trade organization of independent musicians and...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Beyoncé leads all nominations for the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards with eight, the network unveiled Thursday morning. Nods were spread among numerous hits from the pop diva's provocative, self-titled visual album, which she released without warning late...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Those who have yet to fully consume your morning caffeine, beware: The music video below may make you googly-eyed or prompt concern that you’re still dreaming -- or that your husband has laced your waffles.
You are awake and not tripping. The...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Nov 19, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Something looks amiss outside this house on Plumosa Drive in Pasadena. Actually, a lot of things look amiss. Strewn about the front and side yards are wires and cords, a folding table overturned on the lawn, a children's stove smashed to pieces and,...
| Sep 3, 2013
***1/2 (out of four)
A terrific party, J. Roddy Walston and the Business’ “Essential Tremors” has song after song that you expect to support a commercial in which people are doing something more fun than what you’re doing and...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Music video’s wild ride...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 5:30 PM
The first YouTube Music Awards webcast wasn't broadcast-quality in any sense -- it was marred by video and sound snafus, and the show's hosts looked adrift as they tried to wing it without scripts -- with Eminem and a South Korean girl group winning top...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:08 AM
When Chicago natives the Hush Sound recently ended a five-year hiatus with a new EP, it called the release “45,” a number worn by a Windy City act that made a slightly more famous comeback, Michael Jordan. Yes, the band’s cheeky wit...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 11:18 AM
The Grammys cast aside their celebratory vibe Sunday to pay tribute to singer Whitney Houston, whose death over the weekend hung heavy over the 54th annual awards show.
Until Saturday, the pre-show drama had focused on Adele and how the six-time-...