Arts & Ent. Features
Golden Globes turn to old favs & fresh faces
NEW YORK — Guillermo del Toro's Cold War-era fairytale “The Shape of Water” swam away with a leading seven Golden Globes nominations on Monday and the HBO drama “Big Little Lies” came away with six nods.
12/12/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
'The Last Jedi' premiere elicits cheers, gasps
LOS ANGELES — There were cheers, gasps, droid photo opportunities, casino games and more than a few standing ovations at the jam-packed world premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Saturday night in Los Angeles, which many are already praising online.
12/11/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
New Hendrix album coming in March
Songs recorded between ’68-’70
NEW YORK — Unreleased songs recorded by Jimi Hendrix between 1968 and 1970 will be released next year.
12/9/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
With ‘On Air,’ Rolling Stones look to past radio recordings
The Rolling Stones have released an album of rarely heard radio recordings, but Keith Richards admits with a laugh: “I barely remember some of them.”
12/8/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
KENNEDY CENTER HONORS
LL Cool J is first rapper recipient
WASHINGTON — LL Cool J became the first hip-hop artist ever to receive the Kennedy Center Honors, the nation’s highest distinction for performers, as artists ranging from Queen Latifah to Uniondale native Busta Rhymes paid tribute to his career Sunday night.
12/5/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
Ice baths and M&Ms
Secrets of the Rockettes revealed
NEW YORK — One of the biggest draws in New York this time of year is the “Christmas Spectacular” featuring the iconic Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall.
12/4/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
Celebrity music instruments on auction block
NEW YORK — Ever wanted to play a guitar like one of your musical idols? An auction of high-profile instruments played by the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton and Tom Petty could give you that chance. (Unfortunately, talent and fame not included.)
12/2/2017 Arts & Ent. Features 0 comments
U.S. skating champion Karen Chen also an author
Karen Chen’s autobiography just hit the book shelves. Imagine what she can write about if she wins an Olympic medal in February.