| Oct 9, 2013
| 2:25 PM
After a cancer diagnosis forced Sharon Jones to postpone an album and tour earlier this year, the vocalist of the Dap-Kings soul ensemble is prepping her return to music.
The group's sixth album, “Give the People What They Want,” will arrive...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:35 AM
As rock groups go, tribute bands are low on the totem pole. No record deals, no radio play, no respect from rock critics. Their fans, if they have any, tend to like them not for who they are, but for who they pretend to be.
The Fab Faux rise above their...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Emmy voters continued to smile upon their favorite lead comedy actors, returning four of last year's nominees -- Alec Baldwin ("30 Rock"), Louis C.K. ("Louie"), Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory") and Don Cheadle ("House of Lies") -- and welcoming back...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:26 PM
It’s entirely possible that the Forum arena in Inglewood narrowly escaped the wrecking ball only because of a segment on CBS’ newsmagazine “60 Minutes.”
As Madison Square Garden Co. moves forward on its plan to return the Forum...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Sunday is Broadway’s big night -- the 67th Tony Awards -- and from the looks of things, the show is going to be especially, well, big.
After two years at the intimate Beacon Theatre, the show -- which will be hosted for the third consecutive...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — Neil Patrick Harris did a quick dance spin on the Radio City Music Hall stage, stopped to talk choreography with Diane Paulus, director of the nominated musical "Pippin," then bounded down the steps, where a Tony Awards writer was waiting...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — The 2012 Tony Awards drew some of the best reviews of any award ceremony in years, picking up an Emmy in the process.
The telecast saw bits that included Neil Patrick Harris descending upside-down from above the stage in a sly homage to...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:50 AM
Theater fans can breathe a sigh of relief that there will be no Seth MacFarlane-style misfire on the Tony Awards show this year: Neil Patrick Harris is to return as host.
Widely praised as the host for the show in 2009, 2010 and 2012, Harris is on track...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 4:36 PM
MTV, network of Snooki, revealed its new shows, which include takes on Bo Burnham, the comedy video guru, and champion wakeboarders Phil and Bob Soven....
| May 8, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Monday’s Disney Hall set by Death Cab for Cutie, featuring the Magik*Magik Orchestra, was a worthy, often-successful stab at broadening the group’s range....
| Apr 24, 2012
| 4:36 PM
After two magnificent sold-out shows at the El Rey Theater in February, it seemed Sinéad O'onnor's troubles were behind her. Late Monday, however, O'Connor had some disappointing news for fans, revealing that she had cancelled her upcoming U.S. tour due...