Friday, November 30
Nas, Lauryn Hill (also Dec 1)
On his new album, Nas insists that Life Is Good, even though he's been slammed with a massive tax bill from Uncle Sam and is still coming to terms with a painful divorce from soul-pop diva Kelis. The Brooklyn-born rapper is being sarcastic; ... More >>
Monday, November 5
Well-dressed man Leonard Cohen is often referred to as a ladykiller; no doubt, the gifted songwriter, musician and poet is effortlessly suave, with a quiet charisma that surely aids in conveying the pointedly poignant words and hues of his music and po ... More >>
Tom MeekLarry KarushBy Tom Meek
Who: Larry Karush Quintet with Shutz Vtet
Better than...any other free music in L.A. on a Friday night.
The Angel City Jazz Festival kicked off Thursday, launching seven days of music across seven venues in Los Angeles over the nex ... More >>
By Chris Gray
It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again.
As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionall ... More >>