| Apr 20, 2008
Sly Stone, the Howard Hughes of the Woodstock scene, rolled up on a hulking three-wheel custom chopper painted the color of lemons. His straggly hair was tucked up beneath an ebony San Francisco Giants baseball cap with sparkly silver threading and draped...
| Apr 24, 2008
Madonna "Hard Candy" (Warner Bros. Records) * * *
Before "Hard Candy," her 11th studio album, due out Tuesday, Madonna had never before opened her legs for an album cover. Two decades ago, her patchouli-scented belly adorned the sleeve of the intimate...
| Sep 11, 2009
| 5:10 PM
Skip Miller, a Los Angeles music industry veteran who rose from stock clerk to president of Motown Records and helped rejuvenate the black music division at RCA Records, has died. He was 62.
Miller, who also managed Lionel Richie's solo career, was being...
| May 5, 2010
According to a 15-page criminal complaint obtained by 39 News, a Jacksonville North Carolina grocery store employee identified by FBI agents as 19 year-old Thor Alexander Morris, paired up with local ex-con-man, Brian Rhett Martin, to try and steal...
| May 28, 2010
| 5:33 PM
a. Janis Joplin Piece of My Heart
1. Kyle's Mixtape
a. Life in the Fast Lane by The Eagles
b. Take it Easy by The Eagles
c. One of These Nights
d. Hotel California by The Eagles
e. Peaceful Easy Feeling
2. Jarret's Mixtape
| Feb 19, 2010
| 2:05 PM
a. Silver Blue and Gold Bad Company
b. Eyes of Silver The Doobie Brothers
1. Kevin's mixtape:
A. The Boys are Back in Town: Thin Lizzy
B. The Spirit of Radio: Rush
C. Long Time: Boston
D. Fool in the Rain: Led...
| Mar 29, 2011
Everyone Loves You When You're Dead is the behind the scenes depictions of celebrities as never seen before and reveals the most exclusive and outrageous celebrity truths on record of everyone from Lady Gaga to Prince, Tom Cruise to Russell Brand, The CIA...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 10:02 AM
PASADENA ( KTLA) -- An autopsy was planned Tuesday for Grammy-nominated R&B singer, song-writer and producer Teena Marie.
Marie died at her home in Pasadena Sunday at the age of 54.
Sources close to the family tell KTLA that the singer died in her sleep...
| Dec 28, 2010
Long before she became an '80s funk-pop infanta, or Rick James' protégé and lover, Teena Marie was a Motown-enamored schoolgirl in one of L.A.'s last historic black enclaves.
The singer-songwriter, who died Sunday at her Pasadena home at age 54, grew...
| Oct 14, 2011
Rock 'n' roll is to the Kibitz Room at Canter's what onions are to chopped liver. The two have been closely aligned since the little bar opened just off the beloved Fairfax Avenue deli's annex dining room in 1961. Only now, instead of a bunch of hippies...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 2:18 PM
For years T.J. Jagodowski and Dave Pasquesi have reigned as Chicago's must-see two-person improv team. After catching a recent set from Colleen Doyle and Jason Shotts at iO Theater, I think it's safe to say there's room on that...