| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| May 17, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Maya Rudolph has proven time and again that she can sing and make people laugh out loud. Now the question is whether she can breathe new life into a TV staple once thought part of the cultural flotsam of the 1970s.
She will appear on NBC Monday in "The...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 11:12 AM
John Legend, the nine-time Grammy winner and piano-playing pal of Kanye West, will perform at The Ferguson Center for the Arts in Newport News on June 7, concert promoters announced today. Tickets go on sale to the general public 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 8:00 AM
On Oct. 25, 1975, Elton John played the first of two sold-out concerts at Dodger Stadium for a combined audience of 110,000 people. The gigs helped establish John as one of the most theatrical pop stars in the world: a piano-pounding dynamo prowling the...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Pitchfork Music Festival: The seventh annual gathering of the indie tribes will be headlined by Feist, Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Vampire Weekend, with much-anticipated sets by Wild Flag, Danny Brown, Willis Earl Beal, Big K.R.I.T and the Olivia...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 6:10 PM
The inaugural BET Experience attracted thousands downtown to the L.A. Live complex this weekend, featuring everything from a film fest to live music performances to the BET Awards. The three-day event — which included concerts by Beyoncé, Snoop Dogg...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The recent reactivation of Stax Records has brought organist-producer Booker T. Jones back to the label that featured his sound on so many great recordings of the 1960s and '70s, including those by Otis Redding and Sam & Dave as well as his own albums,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The L.A. electro-soul duo Quadron operates under a pair of seemingly contradictory guidelines: Each of its songs must contain at least three parts (a verse and a chorus aren't enough), but each must also be trimmed of all excess.
"We always ask each...
| Feb 19, 2013
***1/2 (out of 4)
The densely textured debut full-length by L.A. duo Inc. is designed for one purpose: getting you in the zen-like mindset needed for an all-night sex marathon.
If that doesn’t sound like your cup of tea, may I recommend Carly...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
| Feb 14, 2011
Uprisings have been in the news of late, and here was another one. This year's Grammy Awards ceremony, telecast from Staples Center Sunday night, was a generational takeover and an airing of the widening gap between the traditional corporate music...
| Dec 9, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Animal Collective's Avey Tare: The artist born David Portner unpacks his swath of hypnotic beats and psychedelic murkiness in Eagle Rock on Friday during the west coast leg of his solo tour at the Eagle Rock Center for the Arts....