| Oct 30, 2011
| 4:00 PM
Stay in the loop with a look at everything going on this week
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; subject to change)
Martha Marcy May Marlene
The Skin I Live In
The Son of No One
A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas
Ghost Hunters Live!...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 4:34 AM
Dick Clark, who died Wednesday at the age of 82, is rightfully being hailed as a pioneer of popular culture. And that's fair enough.
In the 1950s, '60s and '70s, the reach of his daily"American Bandstand"show and his myriad prime-time special productions...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 6:39 AM
For some, the first signs of spring are warmer days and cherry blossoms. For others, the season truly begins with the arrival of the new concert season at Columbia's Merriweather Post Pavilion.
Workers have been busy with spring cleaning in...
| Mar 4, 2008
Baltimore has been many a musician's muse over the years.
Today, the indie rock group Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks release their latest album, Real Emotional Trash. Malkmus was the primary singer and songwriter for the indie rock band Pavement until...
| Dec 17, 2009
| 4:22 AM
Tonight's Sing Off will feature a "superstar medley" and a judges' choice song. Then the judges will send two groups home, and viewers will vote on the finalists to pick the winner, to be named Monday.Nota's up first with a......
| Mar 31, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Last night, in a first for me since I started doing this blog, I didn't watch or recap a Dancing With the Stars performance show. (I was out late for the holiday and then saw Mr. Zurawik had it covered,......
| Apr 2, 2009
Members Ryan Keaton, guitar and vocals; Matt Thomas, bass; Stanley Trutsi, guitar; Tom Haller, drums
Influenced by The Beatles, The Killers, Beach Boys, Jonas Brothers
Notable Three of the four band members used...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Though she was born into rock royalty, Wendy Wilson says she never felt she deserved fame. That was reserved for her superstar father, Brian Wilson of the Beach Boys. But neither she nor her older sister, Carnie, could resist pursuing a career in music....
| Apr 4, 2013
Jim Mees, an Emmy-winning set decorator who helped bring alien worlds to life in the long-running "Star Trek" TV series, died Friday at his home in Selinsgrove, Pa., said his partner, Michael Smyth. He was 57 and had pancreatic cancer.
| Jan 14, 2013
| 8:38 PM
Jimmy O'Neill, an Oklahoman barely out of his teens when he became Los Angeles' top-rated radio deejay and only 24 when he catapulted to national celebrity as the host of "Shindig!," one of the earliest rock 'n' roll shows on prime-time television, died...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Paul Tanner, a trombonist with the Glenn Miller Orchestra who became a prominent jazz educator at UCLA and created an unusual electronic musical instrument heard on the Beach Boys' classic 1966 hit "Good Vibrations," has died. He was 95.
| Mar 7, 2013
| 5:47 AM
Josh Groban, the multimillion-selling pop-classical artist, will make his Ravinia debut Aug. 10 with the Ravinia Festival Orchestra.
Also making their first appearances at the venue will be David Byrne and St. Vincent, playing songs from their 2012...