| May 26, 2011
| 8:22 PM
It's not too often you hear an NCAA Division I football coach doo-doo-doo the intro to "Jesse's Girl" during a phone interview.
Maybe I caught UCLA's Rick Neuheisel on a good day, but he was all giddy talking about Orange County and the upcoming O.C....
| Apr 19, 2011
Seven-year-old Logan Gladdens said he was born a drummer.
"Before I could ever talk, I just started banging on stuff," Gladden said. :I never had any real lessons. I just started playing the drums, and I just taught myself."
He may be missing some...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 7:47 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
Late, Late at Night
In Late, Late at Night, the memoir his millions of fans have been waiting for, Rick takes readers inside the highs and lows of his extraordinary life. By turns winningly funny and...
| Oct 21, 2010
His 1981 hit, "Jessie's Girl" was a number one hit and earned Rick Springfield a Grammy Award. It remains one of the most performed songs ever. You know him as Dr. Noah Drake from General Hospital, the movies, the Broadway stage and recently, starring...
| Oct 26, 2010
Smile after smile lit up the aisles at Books-A-Million tonight in Grapevine.
We all grew up with him fan Heidi Axelrod said excitedly.
175 people, mostly women, waited in line to meet, maybe hug and have 1980s pop icon Rick Springfield sign his New...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 8:39 PM
Editor's note: This removes the Island Hotel mid-week specials, which are no longer offered, according to a hotel spokeswoman.
TILL NOV. 21
South Coast Repertory, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, presents Gina Gionfriddo's comedy...
| Nov 25, 2010
Celebrities are cashing in on their fame by designing clothes, concocting fragrances, writing books and creating fine art. For those shopping for the celebrity obsessed, it has never been easier.
Anderson's Bookshop in Downers Grove and Naperville...
| Apr 28, 2012
It has been a week of confessions for me.
First I came clean on my Soundboard music blog that I was utterly sick of enduring 1980s pop-star soap-opera heartthrob Rick Springfield, then followed that with the equally stunning admission that I really liked...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 1:54 PM
Remember these hits from 10 years ago? How about 20 years ago? Thirty years ago? FORTY YEARS AGO!! (And special bonus: 50 years ago.) (Source: Billboard) Click on the linked dates for the Spotify playlists.
In 2001 --
Lifehouse – Hanging By A...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 3:26 PM
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Joe Eszterhas isn't done with Mel Gibson just yet.
The screenwriter has written "Heaven and Mel," an eBook recounting in colorful detail his relationship with the disgraced director that Amazon will be released on June 6,...
| Jan 23, 2009
DANNY BOYLE "Slumdog Millionaire"
The eclectic British director of Irish Catholic descent receives his first Academy Award nomination in the directing category for his sleeper indie hit about a poverty-stricken teenager in Mumbai who goes...