FILM AND TV

VIDEO: Of Monsters and Men Performs on ‘Tonight Show,’ Plays Hollywood Palladium in September

By JOHN DALY Of Monsters and Men, the Icelandic indie folk band is comprised of members Nanna Bryndís Hilmarsdóttir, Ragnar Þórhallsson, Brynjar Leifsson, Kristján Páll Kristjánsson and Arnar Rósenkranz Hilmarsson. The hit single, “Little Talks” […]

Musicians

Morrissey Performs ‘Morning Starship’ on ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’

By JOHN DALY Morrissey stopped by “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” last night and performed the Jobriath cover, “My Morning Starship.” Morrissey plays the Irvine FivePoint Amphitheatre with Interpol on Oct. 5. He recently […]

American Idol

Alejandro Aranda of Pomona Voted to Final Three on ‘American Idol,’ Hails Fans at Parade

By DONNA BALANCIA Alejandro Aranda has made it to the final three on American Idol. Tuesday in Pomona, Aranda’s home town, there was a celebration for the local musician, admired for his great talent and […]

Musicians

Jenny Lewis Invites Guest Jackson Browne on Stage During her Show at The Hollywood Palladium

By DONNA BALANCIA  Jenny Lewis was joined by guest performer Jackson Browne on stage for a couple of songs at The Hollywood Palladium Saturday night. During her anticipated show promoting her new album On The […]

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Debut: Tom Petty Video of Single ‘For Real’ Directed by Daughter Adria Petty

By JOHN DALY The video for “For Real,” the latest previously unreleased single to debut from Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, premieres today. The video was directed by Tom’s daughter, Adria Petty, and features archival […]

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Watch Vampire Weekend Perform ‘Sunflower’ off ‘Father of the Bride’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

By JOHN DALY Vampire Weekend performed “Sunflower” off their new album Father of the Bride on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” Thursday night. The band, which is prepping to tour and plays the Hollywood Bowl on Oct. […]

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Review: Foxygen Album ‘Seeing Other People’ an Insightful Collection of Reflections

By DAN MACINTOSH “Face The Facts,” one of the singles released off duo Foxygen’s Seeing Other People album, includes some strikingly inventive lyrical lines, which makes it one of this quirky new album’s better cuts. […]