| Oct 5, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Iâ??m still getting used to the idea of having new episodes of â??Family Guy,â?? â??The Cleveland Show,â?? and â??American Dadâ?? each week. Seems like itâ??s been so long. Though now it kind of feels like watching a Set...
| Oct 12, 2009
| 4:33 PM
Michael Jackson's first posthumous release has only been circulating for a few hours and already it's controversial. We shouldn't be surprised: Despite the unified field of emotion that formed during his mourning, the late King of Pop always has been........
| Dec 2, 2008
| 3:03 PM
| Feb 11, 2009
Rocker Courtney Love -- who once declared that she wasn't a woman but rather a force of nature and got little argument -- has rented a sprawling Mediterranean in the Hollywood Hills for about $20,000 a month.
The five-bedroom, five-bathroom home with...
| Feb 21, 2009
Rocker Courtney Love -- who once declared that she wasn't a woman but a force of nature and got little argument -- has rented a sprawling Mediterranean in the Hollywood Hills for about $20,000 a month.
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| Oct 12, 2008
"Immoveable Feast" by John Baxter (Harper Perennial)
Baxter, the film critic and biographer of Spielberg, Buñuel and others, fell in love and moved from Los Angeles to Paris some years back, from whence he has dispatched a series of fluent, witty and...
| May 19, 2008
Daryl Hall and John Oates, the Hugo Boss-clad kingpins of Reagan-era pop, seemed destined for the casino-circuit dotage most pop stars eventually face -- their new music largely ignored, their fan base fading to nothingness. But then, around 2005,...
| Jul 1, 2008
When a bootleg album of David Bowie's Santa Monica Civic Auditorium stop on his 1972 Ziggy Stardust tour hit the market several years ago, I didn't even bother to listen to it because I couldn't imagine the music alone living up to my memory of such a...
| Jul 6, 2008
A TORRENTIAL squeal will hit the Southland next week, when the Jonas Brothers play in Irvine and Anaheim, and there'll be much parental chatter about how this latest craze is affecting our kids. Adults love to fret about the chilling effect of Miley...
| Oct 13, 2009
Former Times pop music critic Robert Hilburn writes in his new book "Corn Flakes With John Lennon (and Other Tales From a Rock 'n' Roll Life)" that after John Lennon's death in 1980, he focused on artists who carried on in Lennon's tradition, including...