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  • For the record

    Jingle writers: A March 19 article in the Business section about commercial jingle writers said Barry Manilow wrote the McDonald's song "You Deserve a Break Today" and that Randy Newman wrote the Dr Pepper jingle "I'm a Pepper." Though each recorded jingles for the respective companies, it was Kevin Gavin, Sidney Woloshin, Albert Ham and Nathan Kipner who composed "You Deserve a Break Today" and Jake Holmes who wrote "I'm a Pepper."
  • The song of Los Angeles carries many tunes. Just listen ...

     
    All you need is a guitar, a few chords and a camera, and you can make it here. By here, I mean latimes.com. By make it, I mean there’s a good chance we’ll post your ode to Los Angeles if...

    Steve Lopez: Searching for the song of L.A.

     
    Is there a song for and about Los Angeles that tops all the others? Judging by early reader reaction to my column about a local musician named Justin Chart, who set out to write the definitive local anthem, I think...

    Your ode to L.A.? Let's have it

    Your ode to L.A.? Let's have it
    Some people despise Los Angeles. Others have a love-hate relationship. And then there's Justin Chart, 53, who loves his native city with all his aching heart. Nearly a year ago, Chart took his daughter to the Griffith Observatory, and they enjoyed a...

    Depeche Mode announces new album due out in March

    Depeche Mode announces new album due out in March
    Nearly four years after 2009's surprisingly strong "Sounds of the Universe," Depeche Mode will release a new studio album in March, the pioneering synth-rock band announced Tuesday. The disc, whose title has not been released, is to be Depeche Mode's...