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Miriam Linna Is Nobody's Baby -- Her First Solo Album Shimmers and Soars

Holly Cara Price | Posted 09.12.2014 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

After moving to the States at a very young age from Sudbury, Ontario, Canada, she became the drummer in the original lineup of the Cramps. Linna was a drummer -- a chick drummer -- and this was pre-Bangles, Go-Gos, Bikini Kill, Sleater-Kinney, White Stripes. There were no chick drummers in the 1970s. People took notice. Joey Ramone, for instance.

How to Become a Star

Bernard Hiller | Posted 09.10.2014 | Entertainment
Bernard Hiller

Some people come into Show Business for all the wrong reasons. Their goal is just to become famous. This will not work. They're not really interested in any training or the acting process. They are trying to use the idea of acting to compensate for an invisible and disconnected life.

Close Encounters of the Joan Rivers Kind

Patricia Rust | Posted 09.11.2014 | Comedy
Patricia Rust

I remember Joan Rivers, the year was around 1976, I think of maybe a little before or after, and I was so young and loved to laugh. But who doesn't? ...

At TIFF 2014 the 'Wow' Is In the Ensemble

Erica Abeel | Posted 09.09.2014 | Entertainment
Erica Abeel

Perhaps the real star of the film, though, is DP Robert Elswit. Truly, you could watch "Night" for the cinematography alone. From the opening credits Elswit creates a mesmerizing L.A. urban nocturne, a string of images worthy of hanging in a museum.

These Are Film's 100 Most Iconic Shots Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.05.2014 | Entertainment

CineFix's 100 Most Iconic Shots Of All Time may start lots of arguments, but probably won't finish any -- so film buffs might be better off just sitti...

Remembering Jesse Winchester with Mac McAnally, Plus Walter Salas-Humara, Joe Rathbone, Mikey Wax & Eddy Faulkner

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Mac McAnally: "When we agreed to do the record, I hadn't heard any songs. It's not like I doubt whether Jesse's going to bring any good songs to the table, but I was not aware, musically, of anything other than that we were going to cut some Jesse Winchester songs."

Hitchcock at the Hollywood Bowl

Patricia Rust | Posted 09.04.2014 | Los Angeles
Patricia Rust

Imagine the eek, eek, and eek, of Psycho on the giant screens with live music under the stars in the Hollywood Hills.

Bill Murray Is Now A Ticket-Taker At Baseball Games

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.02.2014 | Entertainment

Bill Murray, part owner of the Minnesota minor-league baseball team St. Paul Saints, took tickets Thursday, Aug. 28, at the team's final game at Midwa...

5,178 Gigs: The Tracks of My Tears

Glenn Paul Manion | Posted 08.24.2014 | Impact
Glenn Paul Manion

My volunteer gigs with Musicians On Call present a unique challenge in song selection. I am escorted to a hospital room occupied by one or more patients. I need to size up the situation quickly and select the one song that might go over best.

Happiness From Within: 'Love Is Strange' Actress Tank Burt on Intimate Filmmaking and Following Your Bliss

Jaime Lubin | Posted 08.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jaime Lubin

Tank Burt is no stranger to the intimacy of the unsaid. As a director she's been honing her craft with shorts like Skateboard, Skateboard, a coming-of-age story told virtually without dialogue, and now she's made her feature debut as an actress.

Imagining The Pain: Robin Williams

Lauren Cahn | Posted 08.15.2014 | Impact
Lauren Cahn

Try to imagine for a moment that you're rich, successful, talented and loved. But it feels hollow. Perhaps some relationship that you really care abou...

Arika Kane on Music and True Artistry

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

If you've watched Hollywood Exes, you've heard her powerful vocals perform the VH1 series' theme song. This is someone that you need to know about if you don't already - her name is Arika Kane.

One Can Dream: Out of Work Actors Reply to EW's Message to Hollywood

David Fagin | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment
David Fagin

The movie business - probably more than any other industry - is run by a select group of men and women whose main goal is simply to keep their job another day.

Tariq Nasheed on the Current State of Affairs in the Black Community

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 08.13.2014 | Black Voices
Bryan Cain-Jackson

Hidden Colors 3: The Rules of Racism, directed and produced by author and documentary filmmaker Tariq Nasheed, explores racism in a way it previously hasn't been explored.

How Will We Remember Robin Williams?

Quora | Posted 08.12.2014 | Entertainment
Quora

Robin Williams' legacy is the laughter that comes from hearing the truth and the tears that fall when in the presence of someone who radiates an unfathomable darkness.

A 75th Anniversary This Month: The Wizard of Oz!

Jay Scarfone | Posted 08.12.2014 | Books
Jay Scarfone

In honor of its 75th anniversary, my co-author, William Stillman, of the new compendium The Wizard of Oz: The Official 75th Anniversary Companion, and I look back at some of the origins of what is arguably the best-loved motion picture of all time.

T-Boz Adds More Fuel To Ongoing Drama With Former Manager

Posted 08.15.2014 | Black Voices

--TLC member, T-Boz shares her thoughts on why former manager Perri 'Pebbles' Reid is suing Viacom over her depiction in VH1’s original biopic, “C...

My Dad Was James Garner

Patricia Rust | Posted 08.03.2014 | Entertainment
Patricia Rust

My dad would dress as Maverick and shoot his eyebrows straight to the sky and back down to the dry dusty plains of the Ole West, and he had a Maverick hat with pink silk lining. I repeat: pink silk lining!

A Sexy Musical Gem Named JES

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

In a recent chat with the hit EDM artist, we talked about her work towards that Grammy, what motivates her, and what's in store for the future.

Hideaway With Kiesza

Patricia Rust | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Patricia Rust

It's wonderful to watch a really great young woman with talent oozing out of her have it recognized and discovered by the public.

Middle School Metal Band Gets Whopper Of A Record Deal

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 07.14.2014 | Black Voices

A middle school metal band that was busking in Times Square last year might have struck it rich. Unlocking The Truth, a trio of 12- and 13-year-ol...

Doc Pomus Music Celebrated Tonight at Lincoln Center's Midsummer Night Swing

Holly Cara Price | Posted 09.01.2014 | New York
Holly Cara Price

Pomus was quite simply one of the most brilliant songwriters of all time, writing "Save the Last Dance for Me," "This Magic Moment," "Viva Las Vegas," and dozens of other hits. For most of his life Doc was confined to crutches and a wheelchair, but he lived more during his 65 years than many of us could in several lifetimes.

Larry Storch: Still a Stand-Up Guy

Andrew J. Lederer | Posted 08.25.2014 | New York
Andrew J. Lederer

Something wonderful is happening tomorrow (or Thursday the 26th, if tomorrow isn't Thursday where you are). Larry Storch is performing comedy in New York.

The Godfather Speaks: Francis Ford Coppola

Patricia Rust | Posted 08.24.2014 | Entertainment
Patricia Rust

Everyone has someone that they would kill to meet and listen to, and the producers at the sixth Produced By Conference at Warner Bros. got to have their wishes more than fulfilled with writer, director, producer Francis Ford Coppola.

The Many Faces of Daniel Franzese

Bryan Cain-Jackson | Posted 08.17.2014 | Entertainment
Bryan Cain-Jackson

Our friend and one of our favorite entertainers, Daniel Franzese, has been in the news quite a bit lately. The 10th anniversary of the cult class...