| Jan 18, 2010
| 9:34 PM
All she had to do was stay in one place instead of touring like other top acts. Kenny Chesney and Dave Matthews Band come in close behind in combined album sales and concert revenue for the decade. What's the formula......
| Jul 4, 2010
You Never Give Me Your Money
The Beatles After the Breakup
HarperStudio: 390 pp., $24.99
When exactly did the Beatles break up? For many years, conventional wisdom has offered two options: September 1969, when, on the way to his solo set...
| Jul 11, 2010
Carlos Monsiváis wasn't a "pundit," although he spoke and wrote with biting irony and insight about politics. He wasn't a "talking head" either, although he regularly appeared on TV shows in his native Mexico to offer erudite yet unstuffy thoughts about...
| May 2, 2011
| 4:31 PM
The Greek Theatre, which has hosted the likes of Steve Miller, Sheryl Crow and Ringo Starr, has canceled precious few shows in its storied past. So last year, when it crossed off nine engagements, it was nothing short of a catastrophe.
"In a normal...
| Jul 28, 2010
Ben Keith, a veteran steel guitarist who played on Patsy Cline's 1961 hit "I Fall to Pieces" before befriending Neil Young and going on to play on more than a dozen of the Canadian rocker's albums, has died. He was 73.
| Oct 5, 2011
"George Harrison: Living in the Material World," which premieres Wednesday and Thursday on HBO, is a long, lovely meditation on the Beatle sometimes called the Quiet One and the quiet one sometimes called a Beatle. Directed by Martin Scorsese at the...
| Jun 19, 2011
Saxophonist Clarence Clemons, an indispensable part of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band both for his full-throttle tenor sax work and his larger-than-life onstage persona as "the Big Man," died Saturday. He was 69.
Clemons, who put his stamp on such...
| Dec 23, 2007
If all you want for Christmas is a home once owned by a celebrity, you're in luck. There are several on the market.
One belongs to hip-hop star Kanye West.
While planning their wedding, the rapper and his bride-to-be, fashion designer Alexis Phifer,...
| Jan 8, 2008
| 3:18 PM
Jan. 11-13: Liverpool, England -- Cultural Capital Opening Weekend. Starring Ringo Starr, with a little help from his friends. (liverpool08.com)
Jan. 17-27: Park City, Utah -- Sundance Film Festival. The pick of indie flicks. (sundance.org/...
| Nov 3, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Yoko Ono and Sean and Julian Lennon have authorized a 40th anniversary digital single of the John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band track âGive Peace a Chanceâ to generate funds for the U.N. Peacebuilding Fund. Itâs available for download for $1.29 starting.....