| Jun 7, 2013
About a year ago, the musician Jack Kennedy was on a tour, in a manner of speaking. The local disco-pop antagonist rode Greyhound buses making Alan Lomax-style field recordings of amateur musicians along the byways of America. He'd tape their performances...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 1:42 PM
Universal Studios in Hollywood will raze the 41-year-old Gibson Amphitheatre to make way for its coming Harry Potter attraction, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Like the Wizarding World in Orlando, the Hollywood Harry Potter will be a theme park...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:32 PM
Steve Brookstein. Joe McElderry. James Arthur.
If these names mean nothing to you, we've got something in common: I didn't recognize them either, despite the fact that each belongs to a winner on the U.K. version of Simon Cowell's flagship star-making...
| May 28, 2013
| 4:08 PM
Nicki Minaj says she is diving deep into her rap roots for her upcoming project.
"I've been getting back to that place where I was before I dropped my first album, which is 'kill, kill, kill, kill, kill, kill everything,'" Minaj explained to Hot 97...
| May 30, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Mariah Carey is the latest judge to exit the once-mighty "American Idol."
The pop diva confirmed via Twitter that the season just concluded was her last. The confirmation, via her publicists at PMK BNC stated, "W/ global success of "#Beautiful" (#1 in...
| May 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
After the coffee. Before trying to enjoy the last day of May.
The Skinny: You know you're getting old when the idea of getting yet another box to make watching TV and finding content online easy just sounds like a lot of work. Friday's headlines include...
| May 31, 2013
| 12:37 PM
Standing on-stage Thursday night at the Hollywood Palladium, Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons looked out at a capacity crowd and said with astonishment, “I don’t even know how this many people know about us.”
His bandmates had a hunch,...
| May 23, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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Invasion In this new series, wildlife...
| May 25, 2013
| 7:00 AM
The man considered to be the godfather of reality television is stepping down.
Mike Darnell, head of alternative entertainment for Fox Broadcasting, is leaving the network after almost two decades overseeing both the good — "American Idol" —...
| May 17, 2013
| 5:55 PM
Candice Glover sounded so serene as she took reporters' questions Friday afternoon, you'd never know that, mere hours before, she'd been declared "American Idol's" Season 12 winner -- the show's first female winner since Jordin Sparks took the win back in...
| May 13, 2013
| 8:02 AM
NEW YORK -- Coming off a television season that saw its ratings fall by 20%, Fox unveiled a new schedule heavy on big names both in front of and behind the camera in hopes of rejuvenating its prime-time lineup.
“We’re making the biggest...