| Jun 25, 2012
| 9:15 AM
Novelty act, comedy duo or legendary rock band? It doesn't matter: entertainers Jack Black and Kyle Gass released their first studio album in six years, Rize of the Fenix, in May, and now they're on the road supporting it, including a stop at Mohegan...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 11:02 AM
A weekend dedicated to Vince DiMartino, retiring Centre College music professor and longtime musical mastermind behind the Great American Brass Band Festival, reached its crescendo Sunday afternoon with the virtuoso trumpet player on center stage....
| May 21, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Tenacious D's Jack Black and Kyle Gass ‘Rize' like the ‘Fenix' from the aftermath of ‘The Pick of Destiny.' Their goal? Nothing less than saving rock music. Tenacious D rehearses in a grim-looking practice space on a desolate...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The American Cinematheque's Aero Theatre is going rabid for rabbits Easter Sunday -- just don't expect the Easter Bunny. The "hare"-raising evening begins with 1950's "Harvey," starring Jimmy Stewart in his Oscar-nominated performance as Elwood P. Dowd, a...
| Mar 25, 2012
It's a dry heat – a boulder-studded, wind-raked Mojave heat, in which rock stars lie low, artists think big, marines train, weird plants jut toward the sun like beseeching biblical figures, and climbers cling to granite walls like insects stuck to...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 8:26 AM
“Secrets of Bluegrass Chefs” was in town Wednesday at Mermaids to tape a segment of the program that takes Kentucky out to dinner at some of the best least-known eateries in the Bluegrass region.
The show is a production of BNB Productions...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
The California Arts Council is turning to star power in hopes of vastly boosting the meager funds for state government arts grants. Celebrities on electronic billboards will urge motorists to spend $40 or $50 for special arts license plates, with fees...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Local art and civic groups support the concept of a sculpture of a brass band musician to be placed at Weisiger Park at the Boyle County Courthouse, but the proposal also has prompted a call for changes to the process for reviewing public art projects....
| Jan 16, 2012
| 3:42 AM
LOS ANGELES -- George Clooney and Meryl Streep appear to be main contenders in the 2012 Hollywood award season after Sunday night's Golden Globes. But the winners of the best film drama actor honors face competition from a silent film star and an...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 9:36 PM
Peter Dinklage wins best supporting actor in TV movie, miniseries or series...
| Jan 15, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Sorry, I tried my best to not doze off during the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards. There were a few interesting moments (Seth Rogen concealing his erection, the clever acceptance speech from the folks at Modern Family, every Elton John...