| May 17, 2008
MEXICO CITY -- Not so long ago, Latin American artists who spoke up for social causes often risked prison, exile or far worse.
What a difference a generation makes. On Thursday, a phalanx of Spanish-speaking pop artists headed by Colombian superstar...
| Oct 6, 2008
Hotel managers, ever the souls of discretion, are loath to reveal the names of celebrity guests. But from various sources, here's a sampling of who has stayed where:
Four Seasons Hotel Chicago, 120 E. Delaware Pl.— Julia Roberts, Faith Hill,...
| Oct 27, 2009
The Vatican proclaims his 10 commandments of music. Click here to check it out: http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2010/02/15/the-beatles-michael-jackson-and-u2-make-vatican-newspapers-list-of-best-albums-bob-dylan-snubbed/
| Apr 25, 2010
The grocery store looms large. And larger. So large that it comes with road map, rest stop and radio station. Which fills the rotisserie-scented air with the chipper pitch for the weekly special and the downbeat rock standard. Generally U2's "I Still...
| Jul 4, 2010
I'm lying naked facedown on a table while a masseuse anoints my feet with a balm of freshly crushed organic Meyer lemon, sage and olive oil. Part of me finds the sensation "rejuvenating" and "invigorating," as the spa description promised. The other...
| Jun 2, 2008
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Bo Diddley, who died Monday at age 79 in Florida, was as essential to the creation of rock 'n' roll as Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley and Little Richard, though he seldom got the credit or the accolades that were showered on his better-known peers.
| Mar 4, 2009
NEW YORK (WPIX) -- U2 can now be be seen on Broadway.
The Irish super-group had part of West 53rd Street renamed 'U2 Way' Tuesday. Band members Bono, The Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen, Jr. along with Mayor Michael Bloomberg were on hand for the...
| Feb 7, 2009
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| Jul 18, 2010
Southern California has its share of destination open-air markets — the Rose Bowl Flea Market, the Melrose Trading Post at Fairfax High School, the antique markets at Pasadena City College and Long Beach Veteran's Stadium to name a few.
| Sep 29, 2008
Another Super Bowl, another rock 'n' roll superstar at halftime.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will perform at the 2009 Super Bowl halftime show in Tampa, Fla., the NFL and NBC announced Sunday night.
Continuing a run of major talent that...
| Apr 22, 2007
Gisele Bündchen, one of the world's most famous faces in modeling, has for the moment turned up her nose at living in Los Angeles.
The 26-year-old, who has appeared on the covers of just about every major international fashion magazine since — as...
| Aug 27, 2008
With equal parts iambic pentameter and impish pandemonium, "As U2 Like It" hits the Falcon Theatre. But as brazen and Bono-driven as it gets, this entrancing Troubadour Theater Company riff on Shakespeare's gender-bent trek through the Forest of Arden...