Tom Petty, whose music is the soundtrack to many baby boomers’ lives, “burst into our music consciousness 40 years ago and never let go,” said MusiCares Foundation president and CEO Neil Portnow as…
Robert Redford will be the second recipient of the Walden Woods Project's global environmental leadership award this year. Redford will be presented with the award on Sept. 16 at the Citi Performing…
"It's been said that architecture is frozen music," says Palm Springs resident Martin Newman, quoting Goethe about his role as a designer and restorer of classic Spanish and Mediterranean homes. "My…
At midnight on Sept. 13, something momentous will happen to the group Village People and one of the anthems that made them emblematic of the 1970s disco era, and a mainstay to this day of many a…
Compelling enough to convert even non-fans of "Take It Easy" and other anti-activist '70s hits, director Alison Ellwood's epic docu "History of the Eagles -- Part One" treats the 20th century's…
Music again plays a major role at Sundance in both its programming and on Main St.
The "American Masters" documentary "Inventing David Geffen" seems so enamored with having gained extensive access to the entertainment mogul as to have pulled its punches -- not producing a…
Big Bird is in the crosshairs of this year's presidential campaign, but the bigger victim may be the public's perception of what is "fair use."
Continuing to diversify its growing catalog, indie publisher Spirit Music Group has signed David Paich, a founding member of Toto and co-author of many of Boz Scaggs' biggest hits.
California's political landscape this election cycle has been, for lack of a better term, bizarre.
Howard Berman, the Dem congressman whose district includes the San Fernando Valley, Studio City and the Hollywood Hills, has long been a big beneficiary of entertainment industry bucks -- just over…