Arts & Entertainment

Did Led Zeppelin rip off 'Stairway to Heaven'?

Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” is consider by some to be the greatest song of the classic rock era. Was its signature intro stolen from another band?

Here's why you're seeing giant glowing rabbits in downtown LA

Like almost all esoteric Los Angeles phenomena, the answer is simple: art. Catch it now before they go away on June 11.

Danish pop star MØ on her bedroom beginnings

Karen Marie Ørsted has wanted to be a pop star since she was seven — which is perfect since her single "Lean On" is the most listened to song on Spotify.

Yang's 'The Song Poet' honors father's struggle, gifts

Kao Kalia Yang's father was a Hmong refugee who escaped after the Vietnam War. Through the tradition of song poetry, he found beauty in the world.

Directors realize directing a comic book movie isn't all a dream, then kvetch

Directors of blockbuster comic book movies are discovering that, shockingly, Hollywood is about making money — not art — and they don't like it.

Composer Caroline Shaw: From Pulitzer Prize to Kanye West to the Ojai Music Fest

The 70th annual Ojai Fest features work from 11 composers, including Caroline Shaw. The rising star won a Pulitzer Prize for music at the ripe old age of 30, but she's just getting started.

'The Cursed Child' captures the magic of Harry Potter on stage

J.K. Rowling wrote a new story that's been adapted for the London stage. As preview performances begin, Potter-mania is in full swing.

With 'Conjuring 2,' director James Wan brings back the craft of horror films past

The director wants to "push studio horror filmmaking back to the quality of the old days and remind people what it is that they love about those movies in the first place."

2017 Coachella tickets go on sale Wednesday

May the odds (and Wi-Fi strength) be ever in your favor as you attempt to buy 2017 Coachella tickets that go on sale at 11 a.m. Wednesday.

The Styled Side: making s'mores and skirts at fashion camp

There are fashion camps where kids can indulge their inner fashion designer making skirts and bags from start to finish.

Actress, victims' advocate Theresa Saldana dies at 61

Saldana was in films such as "Raging Bull." In 1982, she was stabbed 10 times by an obsessed fan. She survived the attack and later helped start support groups for other victims of violent crimes.

Why Hollywood often misses the mark when it comes to portraying disability

Amidst debate about Hollywood's need to be more inclusive of women and ethnic minorities, the disability community often finds itself left out of the discussion.

How the director of 'The Fits' made a quiet movie that says a lot

For her movie about a young girl’s coming of age, Anna Rose Holmer cast a girls dance troupe whose members had never acted in a movie.

Koreatown rapper Dumbfoundead tackles whitewashing in films

Korean-American rapper Jonathan Park, also known by his stage name Dumbfoundead, released a video for his new single “Safe,” confronting whitewashing in Hollywood

Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble aims to prove that music is a universal language

The world-renowned cellist, Yo-Yo Ma, is the subject of a new documentary about his Silk Road project. But the proudest moment of his long career might surprise you.

Who has Hollywood's leading role in California's presidential primary?

While Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders vie for support in the heavily Democratic industry, Republicans largely take a more circumspect approach with Donald Trump.