| Feb 12, 2012
| 12:33 PM
A rundown of what's going on the week of 2/13-2/19.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday)
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance
The Secret World of Arriety
This Means War
BET Honors (special; 9 p.m.; BET)
Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Mar 10 (TheWrap.com) - The next season of âTrue Detectiveâ will be about âhard women, bad men and the secret occult history of the United States transportation system,â says series creator Nic Pizzolatto.
That intriguing preview came in an...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
The Colbert Bump is in full effect for Lake Street Dive.
In early February the soul/jazz collective performed “You Go Down Smooth” on “The Colbert Report,” and a week later its 2012 EP “Fun Machine” surfaced on the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 3:38 PM
Nickel Creek is taking its reunion on the road.
After announcing this month that it will release a new studio album, its first since 2005, the adventurous bluegrass trio said Tuesday that it's expanded a tour set to launch April 16.
"A Dotted Line" is...
| Jan 19, 2014
Now in the winter of our discontent, Connecticut jazz fans can take great comfort in the warmth and nourishment from the rich movable feast of concerts to be served in our area through the bone-chilling season and well into the welcome arrival of spring....
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street," the last major Oscar hopeful to be screened for the media, is an appropriate capper, because the tragicomic film is about excess -- and everything about this year's awards season has been excessive: the...
| Jan 1, 2014
| 2:10 PM
A budding folk singer's struggle to connect with fans is at the heart of Joel and Ethan Coen's latest film, "Inside Llewyn Davis," their historically informed story of a musician trying to find his way in the Greenwich Village folk music scene circa 1961....
| Dec 16, 2013
Asked to choose if great songwriting or great performance ability is more important for a musician, "Inside Llewyn Davis" star Oscar Isaac hesitates, wavers, then decides.
"I'd say definitely songwriting. Because if you perform a [bleepy] song, then just...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 10:30 AM
It was as if the Buffalo Club in Santa Monica was transformed into the Cafe Wha? circa 1962 on Nov. 13 as a star-studded crowd packed the venue to be wowed by the power of unadulterated vocal harmonies and acoustic instruments.
The occasion served as a...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:30 PM
During awards season, there are always a flood of events. But this week and next are particularly frenzied, for three reasons: Ballots go out next week for the SAG Awards and Nov. 27 for the Golden Globes; and a lot of people are in town for Saturday's...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 9:00 AM
NEW YORK — A single song bookends "Inside Llewyn Davis," the forthcoming film from Joel and Ethan Coen about a week in the life of a struggling singer in the New York folk scene of the early 1960s. It's a gentle guitar ballad starring a dangling...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Although Wednesday night's celebration of music from the Coen brothers' upcoming movie "Inside Llewyn Davis" lacked the onstage star power of a New York Film Festival-pegged benefit event (no Patti Smith, Jack White, Marcus Mumford or Joan Baez), it...