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The serendipitous origins of Stornoway

British upright bassist Oliver Steadman still recalls the help wanted ad like…

Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver might be reuniting

Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger still have not finalized their divorce, which…

Kim Kardashian more concerned with makeup than tragedy

Though current events admittedly aren’t Kim Kardashian’s forte (see her trip to…

Michael Jackson foretells own success back in 1979

The online “60 Minutes Overtime” has uncovered an amazing and poignant self-realization…

Microsoft touts Xbox One as all-in-1 entertainment

Microsoft thinks it has the one. The company unveiled the Xbox One,…

Tourin’ and eatin’

Members of the decade-old Swedish quintet Shout Out Louds have plenty of…

Jay-Z allegedly denies Beyonce pregnancy, rips media

Beyonce has remained mum on the subject, but now a DJ is…

Jo Wood’s memoir contains a lot of Keith Richards drug stories

The memoir from the ex-wife of rocker Ron Wood comes out Tuesday,…

Justin Bieber booed and Taylor Swift gets rude

Any doubt that the Billboard Music Awards are anything other than a…

Musical phenom does it all

It is no exaggeration to call 2013 the “Era of Lera” in…

‘You’re Going to Bleed’ a bit too ambitious

In her ominously titled feminist revenge comedy, “You’re Going to Bleed,” now…

Dusk for ’Twilight’ couple Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart

OK, this time it’s official: “Twilight” hotties Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart…

From reality TV to really live

Fans of blockbuster dance reality shows “So You Think You Can Dance”…

Jared Leto blasts off with new Mars music

“Love Lust Faith + Dreams,” the new fourth recording  from Jared Leto’s…

KISS kinda sorta admits Rock Hall of Fame snub hurts

Kiss is tired of being dissed by the Rock and Roll Hall…

May 20: Carla Morrison at the Independent and other San Francisco events

San Francisco events for May 20, 2013. Who’s in town Mexican pop…

Riveting Michael Shannon boosts ‘Iceman’

Notorious criminals who inspire movie biopics rarely are colder or nastier than…

‘Trek’ has enterprising talent

Very few — if any — TV shows have had the lasting…

Big is conjuring up customized cocktails

This is cocktail heaven — a place where there is no menu,…

Kanye’s latest rant, musical tribute to Kim Kardashian

When Kanye West rants about being a celebrity and dealing with the…