| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:35 AM
Mick Farren, the British rocker, science-fiction writer, social critic and provocateur who embodied the rebellious spirit of the counterculture throughout a career that ranged from Britain's underground music clubs to Los Angeles' alternative journalism...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 6:08 PM
New photos of Justin Beiber have surfaced. Ahem, naked photos.
The booty-baring (and slightly NSFW) pics were taken at his grandmother’s house in Toronto last Thanksgiving. The uber cutie — well, that depends on who you ask...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 1:00 PM
John Mayer is as well known for his expansive collection of famous ex-girlfriends as for his music. It's a list of dalliances that reportedly includes — but doesn't appear limited to — Jennifer Aniston, Jessica Simpson, Jennifer Love Hewitt...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:32 PM
Close your eyes. Erase your mind. Forget about Taylor Swift, Katy Perry and the various extracurricular activities that have hobbled singer-guitarist-romantic John Mayer’s reputation off the playing field. Breathe, and think about the guitar while...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Though the post-racial world has yet to materialize, there's no denying this country has changed some over the last half a century, with an African American family living in the White House and a 30-foot-high statue of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:40 PM
"Jobs" opens with a scene of technology entrepreneur Steve Jobs introducing the iPod in 2001. As the Apple Inc. co-founder makes his way to a small stage, he passes ads for his own company that feature images of Einstein, Gandhi and Bob Dylan. For the...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:02 AM
TORONTO -- "August: Osage County" might be the first movie to win more Oscar nominations than rave reviews.
The movie, Tracy Letts' adaptation of his Tony Award-winning play of family dysfunction and warfare, premiered Monday at the Toronto...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:25 AM
Wednesday’s 50th anniversary commemoration of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom included several inspirational musical moments from the likes of gospel singer Shirley Caesar, who reprised the gospel standard “How I Got Over&...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Folk music over the years has taken many forms, has gone electric and returned to its roots, has moved in and out of favor as new generations discover, rework and reexamine the music. Below are new releases and reissues that celebrate the depth of English...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 3:30 PM
CBS Films has released a new trailer for "Inside Llewyn Davis," the Ethan and Joel Coen story of a struggling folk musician that is due in theaters Dec. 6 following its successful world premiere in May’s Cannes Film Festival.
The movie is set...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Last month Beck released "Defriended," the first of what he said were two non-album singles he planned to put out this summer.
Now, following a performance Tuesday at the Days Off festival in Paris, the L.A.-based artist has revealed the second, "I Won'...