Arts & Entertainment

John Grant - Grey Tickles, Black Pressure (Album Trailer)

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New music from Hinds, John Grant, and Editors

If you love new music, but you don't have the time to keep up with what's hip and new, we've got the perfect segment for you: Tuesday Reviewsday.

Jeff Russo

Jeff Russo tried to avoid scoring "Fargo" like a TV show


Composer Jeff Russo says, "Television turns away from music because they use music as a crutch" due to time and budget, but with "Fargo," they tried to make it cinematic.


Don't judge CW's musical comedy series 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' by its clichéd title

The show's co-creator, Aline Brosh McKenna, turns the rom-com genre against itself in her new musical comedy series for the CW network.

Brie Larson mines her own life for 'Room'

The actress talks about the ways she evoked the unique, intense, beautiful and complicated mother's love in the acclaimed film, "Room."

Dodgers' Utley, suspended for reckless slide, is eligible to play tonight

Utley appealed a two-game suspension handed down by MLB for a slide that broke Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada's leg. The appeal will not be heard today, meaning Utley can play in Game 3 tonight.

Tower Records founder Russ Solomon remembers the charm of the record store

The advent of digital and streaming music means that audiophiles now have access to hundreds of millions of songs and albums for a nominal monthly fee.

New Objectivity show at LACMA as scary as any Wes Craven movie

‘’I told myself,’’ German artist Otto Dix said, ‘‘that life is not colorful at all. It is much darker, quieter in its tonality, much simpler. I wanted to depict things as they really are."

USC coach Steve Sarkisian taking indefinite leave of absence

Offensive coordinator Clay Helton will take charge of the Trojans (3-2, 1-2 Pac-12), who have lost two of their last three games. USC visits Notre Dame on Sunday.

Lawsuit alleging assault by ex-Bull Scottie Pippen dropped

Pippen's attorney, Mark Geragos, said Saturday that a countersuit Pippen filed against Camran Shafighi is also being dropped.

Steve Martin uses a 'taboo word' to describe paintings by Lawren Harris

The actor-comedian has long been an art collector, and his affinity for the work of the Canadian painter has led to curating a show for the Hammer Museum.

Censored filmmaker Jafar Panahi defies Iranian government to release 'Taxi'

In the movie, Panahi poses as a taxi driver in Tehran, picking up passengers from all walks of life. A series of cameras mounted on the dashboard capture the action and the conversations that take place inside his cab.

El Teatro Campesino comes to LA to celebrate 50 years of community theater

The activist company has collaborated with Center Theatre Group and residents of Boyle Heights for “Popol Vuh: Heart of Heaven.”

This Mets fan promised WHAT if the Dodgers win the playoffs?

Baseball’s postseason is underway again, and for the third year in a row, the Dodgers won their division and are in the playoffs. We've got a friendly wager.

How filmmaker Maria Giese helped spark a federal investigation into Hollywood hiring practices

The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is examining the film industry after a complaint from the American Civil Liberties Union.

FilmWeek Marquee: 'Steve Jobs,' 'Pan,' 'The Final Girls' and more

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics Amy Nicholson and Andy Klein review this week’s new movie releases, including “Steve Jobs,” “Pan,” “The Final Girls” and more. TGI-FilmWeek!

FilmWeek: ‘Steve Jobs,’ ‘Pan,’ ‘The Final Girls’ and more

Larry Mantle and KPCC film critics review this week’s new movie releases, including “Steve Jobs,” “Pan,” “The Final Girls,” and more. TGI-FilmWeek!