| Mar 28, 2012
| 10:06 PM
SAN DIEGO - Go to Youtube, and type in the Hawaiian word 'Kamele' and a video of'American Idol' Season 11 contestant Deandre Brackensick pops up.
'Kamele' is the name that means 'the song' given to him by the island family who took him in as one of...
| May 8, 2012
*** = Recommended shows
On sale 10 a.m. Friday
311, Slightly Stoopid, The Aggrolites, Friday, Aug. 17 ($46, all ages) at Charter One Pavilion.
American Idol Live!, Saturday, July 7 ($29.50-$65, all ages) at Allstate Arena.
***Straight No Chaser,...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 11:29 AM
“What a fool belieeeeves....”
Age doesn’t matter. Read those four words, cribbed from the chorus of a 1978 Doobie Brothers song. The voice of Michael McDonald just filled your head. It’s automatic (even if the extra e’s...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 8:13 AM
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - It's not cheap. But then, that's the idea. When I told a colleague I was heading off to the spanking new, high-style Revel resort and casino in Atlantic City to check out the stayover experience, she looked at me with skeptical...
| Jun 13, 2012
Coming off the success of the film "Black Swan," ballet is going main stream. There are few TV shows which pay homage to the art form and there are more coming. The CW's newest reality show "Breaking Pointe" follows dancers in Salt Lake City, while the TV...
| Jul 15, 2012
| 9:33 PM
"American Idol" lost two stars this week when judges Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez announced they would not be returning next season, but the hit Fox show could gain itself The Queen.
Aretha Franklin, an 18-time Grammy Award winner who Rolling Stone...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Wrapping up a summer weekend with a picnic and an evening of entertainment at the Starlight Bowl has become a tradition for many Burbankers and visitors from throughout the area. While the other two concert amphitheaters in the area — the Greek...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 9:01 PM
Just call us the Super Bowl State.
Florida has hosted more Super Bowls than any other state. The NFL’s championship game has been here 15 times, in three cities: Miami, Tampa and Jacksonville.
Miami has hosted the Super Bowl more than any...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:39 PM
'Soul Train' creator Don Cornelius was 'an American icon,' says veteran R&B and soul songwriter and producer Kenneth Gamble. Gamble and his partner LEon Huff were close associates and big fans of Don Cornelius and 'Soul Train.'...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Look out! The British are coming! A “fierce” new international edition of America’s Next Top Model returns to The CW on Wednesday, Feb. 29. Cycle 18 of the long-running series features, for the first time ever, former contestants from...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 9:57 AM
It's impossible to lend an ear to today's crop of R&B divas without hearing just a little bit of Teena Marie.
Though she never had the blockbuster commercial success or universal household appeal of some of her peers ( Patti Labelle, Anita Baker and...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Here are some notable new and returning television programs profiling memorable people, themes and events in African-American history, in celebration of February's Black History Month. Programs and times are subject to change; check back throughout the...