The way Bonnie Raitt wound up on Warner Bros. Records is a fitting example of the Wild West days of the music business that Joe Smith presided over. Capitol Records flew Raitt to Los Angeles from the…
Lee Daniels will not disclose any details about Mariah Carey's role or character on the second season of Fox's "Empire" — "I'm already in trouble with my publicist" is his quick excuse — but he…
The 2009 season of Bravo's "Top Chef," famous for the competing Voltaggio brothers Michael and Bryan, was the first show to break the string of Emmy Award wins for “The Amazing Race" (CBS) in the…
Bobby Flay will tell you the first thing he thinks about each day is food. Once he steps away from the kitchen, though, his attention often turns toward horses, specifically thoroughbreds. Think…
Bobby Flay will be the first chef to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. No other food-focused television personality or Hollywood restaurateur has landed the honor, not Julia Child or the…
Bobby Flay has three series returning to the Food Network schedule this summer, and a new series, "Bobby Flay Fit," starting in January. This fall will also see the arrival of his 13th cookbook…
For more than a decade, Dr. Ira Padnos has been taking those old records off the shelf and making them come to life.
A sprawling multimedia interpretation of a 400-year-old play that both suffers and stimulates.
Racial identity is at the heart of Brenden Jacobs-Jenkins' combative and audacious "Neighbors."
New Orleans trumpeter Kermit Ruffins will release his next album, "Happy Talk," a collection of midtempo numbers and ballads, in October, just as the second season of HBO's "Treme" begins shooting…
Summertime has become the make-or-break time slot for bands who toil in the indie rock arena.