| Jun 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Ben Folds Five began its 1997 hit album "Whatever and Ever Amen" with a flashback.
"September in '75, I was 47 inches high," sung pianist Folds. "... I still got beat up after class."
Sunday night at the Greek Theatre, Folds used those lines to open a...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 12:35 PM
Fans of post-alternative radio rock and bottomless daiquiris have been dealt a blow after a Mark McGrath & Friends cruise hit the proverbial iceberg today.
The Sugar Ray frontman and pop-culture gadfly had curated an immaculate assemblage of bands...
| Dec 11, 2010
"Oh, there's no place like ____ for the ________."
That's one holiday song you may not be hearing this season from "Don't Forget the Lyrics!" host and Sugar Ray singer Mark McGrath, who has sold his home in the Hollywood Hills for $1.25 million, above...
| Feb 24, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Hard Rock Hotel at Universal Orlando marked its 10th anniversary with a special edition of its Velvet Sessions lobby concerts with the band Sugar Ray on Wednesday night. Pictured are hotel general manager Carlton Hudson (from left), Loews Hotels...
| Apr 11, 2011
| 9:35 PM
When Donald Trump wants to hit a writer where it hurts, he casts aspersion on storytelling ability and word usage, boasting of his own bestsellers....
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Beatle family members convene in Las Vegas for fifth anniversary Cirque du Soleil "Love" performance...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Sugar Ray, the band that scores hits with “Fly,” “Every Morning,” “When It's Over” and others, has been added to the concert lineup of Universal Studios' Mardi Gras celebration. The band, fronted by Mark McGrath, will...
| Sep 6, 2010
| 9:11 PM
COSTA MESA — South Coast Plaza was likely to be out of tennis gear this weekend because practically every player and spectator at the 12th annual Wood Racquet Classic was rocking white shorts, polos and crazy socks. Seriousness was checked at the...
| Apr 2, 2011
| 5:52 PM
It's not often that a local face gets to meet Donald Trump.
However, it probably helps when you're the front man of Sugar Ray.
Mark McGrath, a Corona del Mar High School alumnus, is one of 12 remaining contestants on NBC's "The Celebrity Apprentice."...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 12:56 PM
I guess it was inevitable that one day music fans would get nostalgic about radio rock of the 1990s. Everclear, Sugar Ray and Gin Blossoms are on the road together this summer.
I'd say that day has arrived.
The first Summerland Tour features those bands...
| Dec 2, 2007
The Las Vegas nightlife circuit continues its incredible expansion this New Year's Eve, with at least four venues slated to sweep away the construction dust and flick on the "open" sign in the immediate run-up to and in celebration of 2008.
| Sep 17, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Ideally, I should rewrite ESPN's news release about its plans for the final game at Yankee Stadium in my own words. But after all that Mike Francesa transcription and answering 113 questions in my live chat, I don't feel like......