| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Great, just what the world needs: more enthusiasm for something Beatles-related.
It's a little tiresome, after all, this relentless fawning. Seems like every fiscal quarter something else pops up: an anniversary, reissue, Cirque du Soleil production,...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The first day of autumn this year is Sept. 22. It is the day of the autumnal equinox, a term based on the journey of Earth around the sun. On that day, day and night are each almost 12 hours long. It marks the days when air cools in the north and leaves...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:08 AM
The daughter of Paul McCartney is using her top talent to lend support to cancer patients. Celebrated designer Stella McCartney, who lost her mother, Linda, to breast cancer, has designed two headscarves to be handed out free to cancer patients at King&...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 4:59 PM
The Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. announced Saturday afternoon that director Richard Lester, who helmed the influential classic Beatles' film musicals, 1964's "A Hard Day's Night" and 1965's "Help!," is the recipient of the organization's career...
| Sep 24, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Paul McCartney doesn't really need the publicity, but when he desires it he sure can make a dent. On Monday he and his band shut down a stretch of Hollywood Boulevard to perform a handful of songs for a lucky few thousand as part of "Jimmy Kimmel Live."...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Brian Wilson, the musical genius behind The Beach Boys, says he’s long been familiar with the talents of Jeff Beck, the former Yardbirds guitarist who Rolling Stone magazine ranked as one of rock’s greatest and most influential. Brian Wilson,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 4:22 PM
There’s no question The Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson has had a huge impact on popular music. Fifty years after he broke onto the charts with the group’s “Surfin’ Safari” and “Surfin’ U.S.A.,” Wilson’...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 9:56 AM
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John Lennon’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was defaced with graffiti and other markings over the weekend, just days before what would have been his 73rd birthday on Wednesday.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:23 PM
Michael Fagien believes the strength of Jazziz Nightlife is that, as a critic once said to him in recommending Steely Dan: “They do jazz, but they never do too much jazz.”
Fagien, a Parkland resident who grew up in Hollywood, opened his 12,...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:19 PM
LAS VEGAS — Poor Zedd.
When the German EDM whiz was booked to play the second night of this year's iHeartRadio Music Festival, he probably figured he'd burn the house down with "Clarity," the million-selling single that's found serious traction...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:05 AM
It’s the most shocking line-up change for a band since Brian Jones left the Rolling Stones.
Don’t laugh. The Wiggles, the Australian kiddie-rock outfit, has won over millions of fans over the years not just because their stage act features a...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 5:18 AM
Fifty years after sending a message to Paul McCartney, two Beatles fans in England have finally received a reply. According to the BBC, Barbara Bezant and Lyn Phillips recorded a message to Paul back in 1963 (when they were 17 and 19) and sent it to the...