| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The Soul Children of Chicago, a popular group of young singers, will be among the entertainers slated to perform in Washington during an inaugural event for children of military families, the Presidential Inaugural Committee announced Friday.
| Jan 18, 2013
If you're a music fan of a certain age — say, perhaps, 41 — it may strike you as a bit disconcerting to listen to Derek Trucks talk about his kids. For there's a good chance that the first time you heard Trucks' name, he was an 11-year-old...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Every year when the venerable Oxford American releases its annual music issue -- and its accompanying CD -- I’m blown away by the scope of the project, the deep research, the top-notch writing, the curatorial genius, the style and sense of the...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:03 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The American Music Awards know their place in the landscape of music-related award shows.
The ceremony doesn't have the prestige of the Grammys or the cheeky irreverence of MTV's Video Music Awards -- and certainly not the ratings of...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 9:54 AM
Andre Williams w/ Barrence Whitfield & the Savages and Bronson Rock. $15. 9 p.m., Dec. 1. Cafe Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, cafenine.com.
As of November 1, Andre Williams has officially spent 76 years on Earth, and that cautionary proverb about...
| Nov 12, 2012
Royal George Theater
Nov 13 thru Nov 25th
The men of Gentleman’s Rule have been working hard in the studio and on stage to prepare for the launch of their debut album, Act Accordingly, which will...
| Nov 15, 2012
***1/2 (out of four)
I don’t love the title. Yet I’m highly in favor of almost everything else about “Silver Linings Playbook,” which turns grief and mental illness into rich fodder for warmth, connection and comedy.
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:53 PM
An experienced presence in her native New Zealand, Kimbra bent American ears -- and quite a few of them -- earlier this year as the female voice on Gotye's Hot 100-topping "Somebody That I Used to Know." But that acoustic quirk-pop hit only hints at a bit...
| Oct 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- President Barack Obama arrived in the Southland on Sunday afternoon for a series of fundraisers and drivers were warned to expect traffic delays across town.
Air Force One touched down at Los Angeles International Airport at 1:10 p....
| Oct 8, 2012
| 9:27 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- President Barack Obama left Los Angeles on Monday morning, after a quick visit for a series of fundraisers expected to raise $10 million for his campaign.
The president took off from LAX at around 9:30 a.m., headed to Keene, Calif.,...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Spokesman to the stars Howard Bragman has listed his gated house in Hollywood Hills West at $2.845 million.
The contemporary compound features vaulted ceilings, an open dining room and kitchen, a screening room, floor-to-ceiling built-in book shelves,...
| Nov 4, 2012
Actress Kristen Stewart's new view home is not far from "Twilight" costar and on-again boyfriend Robert Pattinson's place in Los Feliz.
Set in gated Laughlin Park, the 3,361-square-foot house Stewart bought for $2.195 million features a carved wood front...