Lively, funny and at times philosophical, Reuben Atlas' debut docu chronicles the rise of the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble with great sensitivity.
The Funk Brothers
Decades of irreverence and oddball humor have made Penn & Teller notorious as the Bad Boys of Magic, but even as renegades they've charmed their fellow performers — including some of the world's most…
Eddie Willis and Jack Ashford, two of the surviving members of the Motown group the Funk Brothers, were on hand the morning of March 21 as their group received its star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame…
The Lippin Group founder Dick Lippin will be honored with Penn State’s 2013 Service to Society Award. Honor, given to Liberal Arts alums who have contributed to society on a humanistic level, will be…
A federal appellate court ruled that the use of a seven-second clip of Ed Sullivan introducing the Four Seasons in the musical “Jersey Boys” did not violate copyright. In fact, the 9th Circuit Court…
At 2:38 a.m. on Tuesday, after just leaving an afterhours party in the East Room of the Executive Mansion, Katy Perry tweeted, "All other parties from here on out will be judged unless they take…
The season-three premiere of "Downton Abbey" on PBS reached new heights with average viewership of 7.9 million viewers Sunday, according to preliminary data from Nielsen.
Patti Smith is experiencing a period of vigorous reexamination by the general public.
In a deal with GreenLight Media & Marketing, Fuse has acquired rights to air the worldwide TV preem of docu "Re:Generation Music Project."
Prominent Motown studio musician and Funk Brothers member Bob Babbitt, whose bass playing pounded through the Temptations hit "Ball of Confusion" and Marvin Gaye's "Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology),"…
Rising tour pressure calls for preventative measures