| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:33 PM
More details have been released about "American Idol" alum Crystal Bowersox's upcoming Broadway debut in "Always... Patsy Cline."...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 4:33 PM
Crystal Bowersox is the latest "American Idol" alum to head to the Great White Way....
| May 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Rufus Wainwright has teamed with Mark Ronson to release "Out of the Game," Wainwright's seventh studio album -- and one of his best ever, says Times pop music critic Randall Roberts...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Before hooking up with Cadillac Sky, David Mayfield, a native of Kent, Ohio, was a bluegrass prodigy from a family of musicians (his sister is singer Jessica Lea Mayfield). His debut solo album, simply titled The David Mayfield Parade, highlights...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:52 PM
If Tom Waits and Ella Fitzgerald had a baby, it would be Golden Afternoon.
The Huntington Beach band performed a set of unique and creative songs, as well as covers, to an intimate crowd at the Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa on Monday night.
| May 29, 2012
| 12:45 PM
Nicole Frechette was sitting on her porch in Nashville fixing lunch when the Advocate called. It's a few days before the Madison native is heading into the studio to put the finishing touches on her album, Listen Here, due out on June 4, partially paid...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Lucy's 51 is a classic Toluca Lake spot, one still haunted by the gently jiving spirits of high times and late nights long since past.
This room on Riverside Drive has a formidable history: Its previous incarnation was venerable jazz club the Money Tree,...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 12:43 AM
The most underrated movie in 2008 was Lymelife. Director Derick Martini took the father/son from that movie – Alec Baldwin and Rory Culkin – and put them in the story about a southern girl running away from home. Hearing that girl was Chloe...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 12:54 PM
The Connecticut Critics Circle named Quiara Alegria Hudes’ Pulitzer Prize-winning “Water by the Spoonful” the best play of the 2011-12 season.
The production, which was commissioned, developed and had a world premiere production at...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 3:26 PM
Heads turn at the bustling My Thuan Market on Westminster Boulevard in nearby Little Saigon as we take our seats one recent morning by the dim sum counter.
People are noticing the person I'm with, Carol Kim, but keeping a respectful distance. Sometimes...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 4:24 PM
My wife and I were in our living room two Saturdays ago when we heard the doorbell ring. I was reading and responding to some of the flood of email messages I had received from readers offering their condolences on the death of our golden retriever,...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Kitty Wells, the long-reigning “Queen of Country Music” and the first woman to reach No. 1 on the country chart with her attitude-changing hit “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels,” died Monday at age 92 of complications...