| May 4, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The first measures heard at Staples Center as the Rolling Stones began their 26th (give or take) concert in Los Angeles didn’t include Keith Richards’ riffs, Mick Jagger’s sweet falsetto, Ron Wood’s delicate guitar lines or...
| May 6, 2013
| 3:44 PM
As Times pop music critic Randall Roberts reported in his review, Gwen Stefani and Keith Urban made surprise appearances during the Rolling Stones' show Friday night at Staples Center, where the legendary English band kicked off a new North American...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 8:01 AM
George Jones, whose anguished vocals on the 1980 single “He Stopped Loving Her Today” lifted it to the top of polls of the greatest country music songs of all time, died Friday. He was 81.
Jones died at Vanderbilt University Medical Center...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:19 AM
In her letter , "Park is no Place for the Elderly," (Commentary, March 21) Shelly Stone describes seniors who must step carefully, should not be distracted by activity, or share a space with children, teens, joggers, dogs or dog owners.
| Apr 4, 2013
| 10:31 AM
John Batdorf and James Lee Stanley will appear on the radio Saturday in Laguna Beach to play mellow, harmony-drenched folk tunes — the kind you listen to on a lazy afternoon with a sweater, a cup of mocha and a cat napping at the foot of the couch....
| Nov 26, 2012
| 8:37 AM
Cresting a virtual tidal wave of publicity, the Rolling Stones kicked off their 50 & Counting tour Sunday night in London with a 2 1/2-hour concert that pulled from throughout the band's half-century career and included guest appearances by Mary J. Blige,...
| Nov 10, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Next week promises to be a big one for fans of the Rolling Stones, with a new three-CD anthology due out Tuesday and a career-overview documentary set to premiere Thursday night on HBO.
Now listeners can get a deeper (and perhaps less authorized) look at...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Premieres Thurs., Nov. 15 at 9 p.m., on HBO, (also airs on Nov.18, 23 and 26)
Sometimes the Rolling Stones seem less like an actual rock band and more like a cleverly concocted subject for exhaustive books, reissues, and music...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:49 AM
1.) AC/DC- Flick of the Switch
2.) Black Sabbath-War Pigs
3.) Led Zeppelin- Communication Breakdown
5.) Fastway- Say What You Will
Milwaukee Joe1.) Pink Floyd- Fearless
2.) Jimi Hendrix- Cross...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Season ticketholder David Mancina says he loves the Black and Gold so much, that he's willing to sue for his New Orleans Saints.
Mancina is filing a $5-million class-action suit against the NFL and its commissioner Roger Goodell, because he says season...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Ask Jody Williams about Howlin' Wolf's legacy, and he'll rattle off remarkable numbers about the old Chicago bluesman.
Not chart statistics. Measurements.
"Well, he was a pretty big man," said Williams, 78, who played guitar for Wolf (a.k.a. Chester...
| Mar 1, 2013
As they filmed a certain pair of Palm Beach Gardens tennis champions for their documentary "Venus and Serena," co-directors Maiken Baird and Michelle Major were granted unfettered access to the sisters' private and often-chaotic lives, which included no...