| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:42 AM
WALLA WALLA, Wash. — We could bop to the live blues music coming from Charles Smith Wines long before we got inside the door. It was loud enough to match the reputation of Walla Walla's "rock star" winemaker.
It was Thursday, the weekly Blues & BBQ...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park announced today the first four acts of their popular summer concert series. The B-52s, famous for their party-rock anthems "Rock Lobster" and "Love Shack" kick off the series June 1. The Steve Miller Band, Wynton...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:57 PM
You may have heard Guns & Roses was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this weekend and Axl Rose released an official statement to the hall telling them not to induct him in his absence and that no one was authorized to accept the award on his...
| Aug 14, 2009
Les Paul was often called rock royalty, but for the people who knew the man before his death Thursday at age 94, that term often inspired a gentle chuckle.
Born in Wisconsin in 1915, Paul was a Midwestern jazz man who went on to make high-polish 1950s...
| Oct 27, 2009
Ernest D. Sillers
Founder of Episcopal schools
The Rev. Canon Ernest D. Sillers, 99, who founded several Episcopal schools and St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in San Juan Capistrano, died of natural causes Oct. 15 at Saddleback Memorial Hospital in...
| Nov 13, 2008
He didn't have to cobble together a show when he decided to turn his shoe repair shop into an art gallery.
All Greg Papazian had to do was reach into the shoe box that for 35 years held a one-of-a-kind photographic record of Los Angeles in its glittery...
| Aug 13, 2009
Les Paul, the virtuoso guitarist, entertainer and relentless innovator whose drive to produce the sounds he wanted from his recordings and instruments helped pave the way for rock 'n' roll, died today. He was 94.
Paul died of complications from pneumonia...
| Sep 20, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Live-blogging the 2009 Emmy Awards 8:05 p.m.: Closing thoughts. Whoever has the Emmys next year should break with tradition and hire Neil Patrick Harris to host. Might be time to ban '30 Rock' from further nominations. Bryan Cranston is finally......
| Mar 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Gibson will have several Latin music acts, including Gilberto Santa Rosa, Pepe Aguilar and Vicente FernÃ¡ndez. Sugarland, the Go-Go's and Norah Jones will play the Greek. System of a Down's Serj Tankian, Spanish tenor Jose Carreras, L.A. rockers 30......
| Apr 12, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Texas Motor Speedway Oval: 1.5 miles Turns: 750-foot radius Banking: 24 degrees in turns, five degrees in straightaways Frontstretch: 2,250 feet long Backstretch: 1,330 feet long Pit Road: 45 pit stalls for NASCAR Sprint Cup INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT...
| Apr 20, 2010
| 9:35 PM
A list of upcoming shows across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Staples Center Rihanna, July 21 (Sat.); Muse, Sept. 25 Honda Center Muse, Sept. 23 (Sat.) Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre John Mayer, Aug. 24; Rush, Aug. 13; Slightly Stoopid,...
| May 19, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Winter Park's Full Sail University, the local school that educates students for the entertainment, media and arts industry, has announced this year's inductees into its Hall of Fame. The graduatesÂ Â selected have been recognized for more than a dec...