| Jun 7, 2009
Rock stars, Jazzers, Pachucos...they may have grown up somewhere else quaint, like Sandusky, Ohio, or Canada, but they made their mark herelived, created and died here. Music is as much a part of the L.A. legacy as film and television. From the bebop...
| Sep 27, 2008
Most Southland music fans know McCabe's Guitar Shop for the innumerable folk, country, blues, jazz and world-music concerts presented over the decades in the tiny back stockroom that can hold about 150 folding chairs when all the instrument cases are...
| Jan 31, 2010
One in a series of occasional articles
The Troubadour, awash on a recent night in indigo light and chiming guitars, doesn't look all that different than it did in the 1970s, when music history plugged in to the club's stage amps and earned the tiny...
| Jul 5, 2011
Jane Scott was a code breaker for the Navy during World War II. She owned a wind-up Victrola. And the first song she ever loved was from the big band era: a Jimmy Rushing hit for Count Basie called "Sent for You Yesterday (And Here You Come Today)." So...
| Mar 22, 2012
Robert De Niro joked about the wives of the Republican presidential candidates at a fundraiser for President Obama's reelection campaign on Monday.
"Callista Gingrich. Karen Santorum. Ann Romney. Now do you really think our country is ready for a white...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 3:31 PM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) - Actor Tom Hanks apologized after a video surfaced from eight years ago, showing him emceeing an event next to a man in blackface, at Hanks' children's school in Pacific Palisades.
The presence of Hanks in the video got national...
| May 18, 2011
| 4:40 PM
West Coast Championships start Thursday
The 2011 National Scholastic Surfing Assn. West Coast Championships, presented by NIKE 6.0, starts Thursday and runs through Sunday at the Huntington Beach Pier. The four-day event starts Thursday with...
| Apr 28, 2012
Five years ago this month the influential comedy website Funny or Die took a few baby steps and uploaded its first video, a rough, hastily assembled sketch that starred, appropriately enough, a baby. Pearl McKay was 2 years old at the time, the daughter...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Scores of musicians, including Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Eagles, have donated signed items to help raise money for the families impacted by the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, CT. The Eagles contributed an autographed...