| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The 2013 Fall Movie Preview is a broad snapshot of films opening through Nov. 1. Release dates and other details, as compiled by Oliver Gettell, are subject to change.
Two New York City detectives hunt for a serial killer targeting...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance" has ridden the wave of dance show popularity and will complete its 10th season with Tuesday night's finale.
Along with creating successful dancers and choreographers, the show (also known as "SYTYCD") can lay claim...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 8:00 AM
(Vested In Culture/Epic)
It's impossible not to relish Coco O's sultry vocals on "Avalanche," the sophomore effort from Danish electro-soul duo Quadron. Her sweet voice tangles with a mix of indie pop, electronica, soul and...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Genetic analysis of certain snails in Ireland suggests that the creeping mollusks may have arrived on the Emerald Isle when humans carried them there some 8,000 years ago -- all the way from the Pyrenees Mountains between France and Spain.
In a study...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 10:30 PM
Edgy Scottish novelist
Iain Banks, 59, a Scottish writer who alternately wowed and disturbed readers with his dark jokes and narrative tricks, died Sunday. His publisher, Little Brown, announced his death but did not provide other details....
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:45 AM
Shakira and Adam Levine are out of the race on "The Voice." On Tuesday night, viewers sent home each of their remaining contestants, Team Shakira's Sasha Allen and Team Adam's Amber Carrington. Team Usher's Michelle Chamuel and two members of Team Blake,...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The L.A. electro-soul duo Quadron operates under a pair of seemingly contradictory guidelines: Each of its songs must contain at least three parts (a verse and a chorus aren't enough), but each must also be trimmed of all excess.
"We always ask each...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 12:33 PM
Véronic DiCaire, the only female tribute artist of her kind who pays homage to the most popular female recording artists in the world, is coming to America. Tickets are on sale now for the limited-engagement “VÉRONIC Voices,” co-produced by...
| May 28, 2013
| 10:51 AM
On Monday night, "The Voice" marked Memorial Day with a campfire, a porch swing, bedazzled cowboy boots and Blake Shelton's country-boy tribute song, "Boys 'Round Here," an appealing slice of American cheese if ever there was one. It also brought us more...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 7:00 AM
"Sing to the Moon"
The young English singer Laura Mvula makes a stunning entrance on her debut album, weightlessly soaring over the massed harmonies of a gospel choir as slow-motion bass and brass rev to life beneath the...
| May 23, 2013
| 10:06 AM
Carole King has amassed some impressive accolades in her storied five-decade career. Now she can add the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song to her mantle.
The prolific singer-songwriter was feted with the songwriting award — named...