Category: Arts

‘Blaze’ tells little-known story of country great

“Blaze,” directed by Ethan Hawke, is a free-flowing, honey-colored, emotionally satisfying ramble of a movie about Blaze Foley, the singer-songwriter…

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‘House with a Clock’ a magical family-friendly adventure

Based on a 1973 novel by John Bellairs, “The House with a Clock in Its Walls” is one of those…

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A few words about critters with English Beat’s Dave Wakeling

At 61, San Fernando-Valley-based Brit Dave Wakeling knows how surreal it sounds to have not one, but two, viable versions…

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Sept. 19-20: Greta Van Fleet, Dawn Wall, Lessons from China, Oktoberfest, Peter Phillips, P.J. O’Rourke, Liz Phair, Sondheim Tonight!, Prida Project, Miguel, Eagles, J. Balvin, Boz Scaggs

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 19 Greta Van Fleet: The young Kiszka brothers (Jake, Josh and Sam) and their friend drummer Danny Wagner,…

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Emmy stars upstaged by surprise marriage proposal

For those who care, here are the results from the 70th annual Primetime Emmy Awards at Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theater,…

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Jonathan Wilson revels in rock ‘n’ roll classicism

North Carolina-bred, Los Angeles-based tunesmith and producer Jonathan Wilson has found his unique artistic vision to be both a blessing…

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‘Now I’m Here’ a novel inspired by Queen’s music

San Francisco author Jim Provenzano’s new fifth novel “Now I’m Here” was more than a decade in the making. “I’ve…

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