| Sep 7, 2013
| 6:27 PM
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury is wearing a protective boot on his injured right foot, and there is no timetable for his return to the lineup.
Red Sox Manager John Farrell said an MRI exam on Saturday morning showed inflammation and...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 3:20 PM
Bruno Mars makes it look so easy.
Midway through his concert Saturday night at Staples Center, the style-skipping singer hushed his band to deliver a lesson in seduction -- “R&B 101,” he called it.
First he demonstrated his strategic use...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:12 PM
As part of Randy Lewis's front-page story on plans to for the Forum's comeback as a concert venue, we asked readers to contribute memories of their experiences at the storied Inglewood building.
Check out some of what they've written below -- lightly...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:17 PM
A list of upcoming shows across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses.
Justin Timberlake, Nov. 26 (Mon.)
Justin Timberlake, Nov. 27 (Mon.)
Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube, Oct. 12...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:30 AM
After zooming back into public view last week with the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed video for her song "Hot Knife," Fiona Apple announced Monday that she'll tour the United States this fall.
Set to launch Oct. 3 in Portland, Ore., the trek is billed as...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 4:30 AM
Sister stations KIIS-FM (102.7) and KBIG-FM (104.3) edged into a tie for first place in radio ratings for May, just a month after KBIG had grabbed sole possession of the top spot for the first time, according to figures released Monday by Arbitron....
| Jul 29, 2013
| 7:45 AM
Tennessee-born singer/actor/Mouseketeer/showman Justin Timberlake and his Brooklyn hard-knock compadre Jay-Z converged at the Rose Bowl on Sunday night for Vegas-style bombast, and over nearly 150 minutes tossed off hundreds of lines, dozens of verses and...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 1:03 PM
In Saturday's Calendar section, Times pop music critic Randall Roberts runs down his picks for the best albums of the year so far, a list that includes Chance the Rapper's "Acid Rap," Kacey Musgraves' "Same Trailer Different Park" and "The Next Day" by...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:58 AM
Were the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards, which aired live Sunday night from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the whitest VMAs in history -- or the blackest? The youngest or the oldest? The most exciting or the most embarrassing?
Sure, you bet -- all of the...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Clutching a gold microphone as shiny as his gold watch, Robin Thicke sauntered into a recording studio in Playa Vista on a recent afternoon like he owned the place.
The R&B singer known for his romantic ballads was taping a brief live performance for...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Midway through Tuesday night’s "American Idols Live!" show, what should have been a simple command was handed down: “Everybody get up.” Then, as Robin Thicke’s sexy, disco-dipped summer anthem “Blurred Lines” rang out...