| Dec 15, 2011
| 10:16 AM
There’s more to the story of Jaimoe, the drummer formerly known as Jai Johanny Johanson (or “Johnie,” as his parents called him), than his long-standing affiliation with the Allman Brothers Band. Years before his fateful run-in with...
| Dec 17, 2011
Kid Rock cruises. So do the Backstreet Boys. Now, one of the genuinely iconic musical TV shows will be represented in a weeklong cruise to depart in 2013 from Fort Lauderdale.
The inaugural Soul Train Cruise launches on Feb. 17, 2013, sailing to Grand...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 10:03 PM
Do you buy into the idea of karma? I don’t. I’ll tell you what I do believe: Television works best when packages come delivered tied up with perfect bows.
Because on Wednesday's "Top Chef" installment, as soon as Beverly Kim (Aria) said,...
| Jan 10, 2012
| 5:38 AM
The 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee announced Monday the dates and times for the musical performances in the Super Bowl Village that will start on Friday, January 27, 2012. Two stages - the Pepsi Stage at Meridian and Georgia Streets and the...
| May 18, 2011
| 5:19 AM
"The Oprah Winfrey Show" taped two shows on May 17 at Chicago's United Center.
Featuring the biggest stars in movies, television and music, the shows were a surprise for Oprah Winfrey from "The Oprah Winfrey Show" producers.
The shows will air on...
| May 18, 2011
| 9:00 AM
Unless someone invites me to the Academy Awards and Grammys, I will never be in the company of so many celebrities again.
My wife was lucky enough to get us tickets to Oprah's Surprise Spectacular at the United Center on Tuesday. Based on everything I...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 3:22 PM
R&B soul singer Patti LaBelle is being sued and not for busting ear drums, but for bruising noses.
College student Richard King was fresh off a flight to Houston at Bush Intercontinental Airport waiting for a ride.
King aimlessly wanders toward LaBelle'...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 7:35 AM
At a time when the somewhat similarly themed "Joyful Noise" is in theaters comes this vehicle for singers Ciara and Patti LaBelle.
A young woman (Ciara) with a gospel background is spotted by talent agents who want to put her on the fast track to pop...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 8:34 PM
The 2012 Indianapolis Super Bowl Host Committee has announced the complete lineup with times for the musical performances in the Super Bowl Village that will start on Friday, January 27, 2012.
Artists include Bret Michaels, DJ Pauly D, Patti Labelle,...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The final showdown on "Top Chef: Texas" pitted a Texan against a Chicagoan raised in Texas.
And sorry to disappoint, y'all, but it was Austin-based chef Paul Qui who won the title on Wednesday's finale over Chicagoan chef Sarah Grueneberg of award-...
| Sep 18, 2009
Imagine setting a table that stretches for than more than a mile - 1.2 miles to be exact. Epcot executive chef Jens Dahlmann knew that preparing for the 14th annual Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, which starts next Friday, was a daunting...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Veteran R&B songwriters and producers Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff said that a fire over the weekend at the headquarters of their fabled Philadelphia International Records label destroyed about 40% of the memorabilia theyâ€™d collected from 40 years of...