Like a character in one of his songs, Ray Davies found himself caught in a jumble of past and present, England and America, nostalgia and reality at the Wiltern on Saturday night. The result, for…
Alan Jay Axelrod, keyboardist for Barry Manilow and later musical director of improv comedy groups The Groundlings and TheaterSports, died Feb. 4 in Los Angeles due to complications from diabetes.
Wrestler Chase Tatum, who appeared in several musicvideos and films, died March 23 of an apparent drug overdose. He was 34.
Microsoft wants to buy Yahoo. Yahoo is trying to avoid being bought -- at least for Microsoft's initial $44 billion offer. And both companies are trying to find a winning strategy in the increasingly…
“In relying on documents that I now believe were fake, I failed to do my job. I’m sorry.” — L.A. Times reporter Chuck Philips, regarding the paper’s March 17 online story alleging that Sean “Diddy”…
Everybody's familiar with the movie based on a hit videogame, but not so much the movie based on the videogame that hasn't come out yet.
The recorded music business has been combating an eight-year funk that, on the surface, looks like a recession unto itself.
Rapper T.I. pleaded guilty Thursday to federal weapons possession charges, and will receive a sentence that includes prison time after he completes a period of community service.
A page-one apology in Thursday's edition of the Los Angeles Times may not be enough to ward off litigation from Sean Combs against the newspaper for its story implicating associates of Combs in a…
50 Cent may not be getting a movie sequel, but he's living on in the vidgame world. Vivendi Games' Sierra label will release "50 Cent: Blood on the Sand," this fall. It's a follow-up to 2005 release…
Steve Earle has never been shy about speaking his mind but Tuesday night at Royce Hall he kept his comments to a minimum. "I've discovered that if I want someone to get elected, it's best for me to…