| Nov 6, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Bucks County singer Matthew Schuler, uh, brought down the house with his performance of the Miley Cyrus hit “Wrecking Ball” on the NBC-TV singing competition “The Voice” Tuesday, but this is one critic who fears it actually may...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:09 PM
Central Florida had places of prominence on Wednesday's edition of "The X Factor."
Lillie McCloud of Orlando sang first. Alex & Sierra, the duo from the University of Central Florida, closed the show, which had an '80s theme.
McCloud gained the...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Justin Bieber still has his bed on the brain.
A week after the teen-pop superstar released "All That Matters" -- in which he wondered, "What's a king bed without a queen?" -- Bieber put out a new song late Sunday that sticks to the same nighttime...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:03 PM
The name on the ticket was Selena Gomez. But inside Staples Center, it was hard not to think of another Disney Channel veteran moving from kiddie-TV fame to grown-up pop celebrity.
“Every day, I get told I’m not sexy enough,” Gomez...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:54 PM
I have to admit, there was something very jet set about telling people that I was flying up to Seattle after work to catch a concert that night. (Not quite "I'm flying to New York for dinner and will be back in L.A. for a nightcap," but close.)...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Could all three Central Florida acts have survived Wednesday's edition of "The X Factor"?
The judges' comments were mostly encouraging.
Simon Cowell last week threw Lillie McCloud of Orlando with the criticism she sounded dated. This week, he raved...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Writer-producer Jules Bass -- one half of Rankin/Bass Prods., the duo behind iconic 1960s TV specials "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" and "Frosty the Snowman" -- is pulling together a new stage project, optioning Rebecca Rischin's book "For the End of...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:11 PM
Selena Gomez has conjured up a public image we can actually get behind: Actually setting a wholesome example for young girls — unlike many of her infamous Disney-wrought contemporaries.
The "Stars Dance" pop star covers Teen Vogue for the fourth...
| Nov 4, 2013
***1/2 (out of four)
I don’t know how many artists have appeared naked on their debut album’s cover, but it can’t be very many. With a facial expression that says either “Why do things have to be so tough?” or “What...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 5:01 PM
In a bid to cut down on fake 911 calls, the Los Angeles City Council has decided to offer rewards for tipsters providing information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those who engage in "swatting."
Swatting is a malicious prank in which...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 9:17 AM
The Grammys have the unrivaled prestige. The MTV Video Music Awards go for unpredictable, deliciously viral irreverence. And the BET, Billboard Music and American Music awards are better known for A-list performers than who wins which trophies.
| Nov 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Justin Bieber fans rejoice, because the pop star just released a lyric video for his song "Recovery. This fourth single is speculated to be about Bieber's breakup with longtime girlfriend Selena Gomez....