Arts & Entertainment

Apple vs. Spotify: What to expect from Apple's music streaming service

Apple is expected to introduce its long-awaited music streaming service next week. They're looking to upsell the average iTunes consumer who buys $30 in music a year.

LA Phil's Dudamel on reaching younger, less affluent audiences

The artistic director of the L.A. Philharmonic talked with us about why he chose to stay in L.A. over New York or Berlin, and how classical can reach younger, less white, less rich audiences.

Tuesday Reviewsday: Ola Fresca, Monoswezi and Bomba Estéreo

It's time for Tuesday Reviewsday, our weekly new music segment. This week music journalist Steve Hochman joins Alex Cohen in the studio to talk about his picks.

Jamie xx steps out of the xx's shadows with 'In Colour'

The young producer/DJ reveals some of the inspirations and influences behind his debut album, which is receiving rave reviews. Listen to some of the best tracks here.

Paul Feig on directing and writing for funny women

Feig tells us how he makes movies like "Bridesmaids," the new "Spy" and the upcoming all-female "Ghostbusters," how he got into and out of movie directing jail and shares his creative process.

'San Andreas': Destroying LA scene by scene with Director Brad Peyton

Brad Peyton, the director of the blockbuster disaster film, takes you behind the scenes while downtown Los Angeles falls apart.

The world of trainers gets a workout in 'Results'

The new film "Results" is the story of a man named Danny who falls into some riches. What's he do with all that new-found cash? For all the wrong reasons, he hires a personal trainer.

Whole Foods — watching live standup comedy next to the kale

For comics, these days you can see if you have what it takes almost anywhere — including the Whole Foods Market in Pasadena. Price check on laughs?

Tracy Morgan: Bad days and good days a year after limo crash

The comedian appeared live on the "Today" show Monday for his first public appearance since a crash that left him in a coma for two weeks last year. Watch the interview.

92-year-old becomes oldest woman to finish marathon

A 92-year-old cancer survivor has rocked her way into the record books, becoming the oldest woman to finish a marathon.

CBS' Bob Schieffer retires Sunday

Bob Schieffer, anchor of CBS' "Face the Nation," retires Sunday after 46 years at the network, leaving as the last of the old-school TV anchors.

Ed Moses says he doesn't make 'art' — he makes 'magic'

Ed Moses hates the words "make" and "create" and "art." As far as he's concerned he's a "shaman" who engages in "magic."

Thousands view B.B. King on eve of Mississippi funeral

Blues guitarist Buddy Guy was among the more than 4,000 people who filed past King's open casket at the B.B. King Museum in Mississippi Friday.

Is 'Aloha' as bad as the critics say? Watch the first 8 minutes here

"Aloha" has been hammered by critics — it's at 14 percent positive on Rotten Tomatoes. Now, they're giving away the movie's first eight minutes online to try luring in fans.

Clockshop brings dance to the banks of the LA River

L.A.-based arts organization Clockshop uses contemporary art to bring Angelenos back to the L.A. River. The area is set to become a California state park.

Susanna Hoffs: Why The Bangles broke up and got back together

Susanna Hoffs talks about why The Bangles broke up and got back together, her favorite songs to perform, and how it was partying with The Go-Go's in Las Vegas.