| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Just call him "Cavaliere." Owner Celestino Drago, of Drago Centro and numerous other Southern California Italian restaurants through the years, has been knighted by the Italian government.
Drago, a native of Sicily, came to Los Angeles in 1979 as chef...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:08 PM
NBC's hiring of Chelsea Clinton as a "special correspondent" in its news division was widely recognized as an exercise in corporate cynicism when it was announced in November 2011.
Now a price tag has been hung on that scandal, with Politico's...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:47 AM
There’s growing debate in Beatles fan circles over whether an untitled, unidentified recording that’s been available for half a century is or isn’t the work of the Fab Four themselves.
The track in question, featured prominently in the...
| Jun 25, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Singer-songwriter Randy Newman, country singer Jo Dee Messina and actor/singer Danny Aiello, along with a cache of comedy and a long lineup of Broadway and stage performances highlight the 2014-15 season of The State Theatre in Easton, which was...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 9:34 AM
Paul McCartney resumed his illness-interrupted Out There tour over the weekend with his first concert in more than two months, delivering a show that ran nearly three hours on Saturday in Albany, N.Y.
“It’s great to be back,”...
| Jun 15, 2014
Like a shot from a revolver, Beatlemania sparked a musical revolution 50 years ago, with their groundbreaking performances on "The Ed Sullivan Show," which became the most-watched program in television history. Now, the Carroll Arts Center is...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Ringo Starr's 25-year-old All Starr Band is more like a shambling musical carnival than a meticulously organized machine. Superstar rockers — Joe Walsh, Peter Frampton, Dr. John, the late John Entwistle of The Who, the late Levon Helm of The Band...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 3:06 PM
The man who turned the National Anthem inside out with his performance of “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Woodstock will become the latest musician to be honored by the U.S. Postal Service. A Jimi Hendrix Forever stamp will be introduced March...
| May 23, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Micky Dolenz doesn’t always Monkey around. The Monkees, from left, Mike Nesmith, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork The drummer of the famed TV show band The Monkees, which was so popular in the late 1960s that it outsold The Beatles and......
| Apr 5, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Just two weeks after the Beatles' landmark appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" in February 1964, the British group the Dave Clark Five — the Beatles' biggest rivals in the U.S. — had its own remarkable debut on the hugely popular Sunday night...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Dr. Mark and the Sutures may be the closest thing Highland Park has to a house band.
The ensemble, now in its 27th year and with its original lineup intact, was back on its unofficial home stage at Port Clinton Square last Saturday performing in...
| May 13, 2014
| 10:55 AM
With the success of their recent hit "Compass," the group's first bona fide, toe-tapping, hand-clapping sing-along, Lady Antebellum has stepped up the pace of its concerts, guitarist-pianist Dave Haywood says.
"Having fans stand up for the entire show...