Watching Mark Rylance play a man of basic decency getting swallowed up by an evil world — and a sadistic Johnny Depp — in “Waiting for the Barbarians,” I absent-mindedly jotted down in my notes: “Nobody does basic decency like Mark Rylance.”
The Stooges, a late ’60s Rock band widely regarded as a seminal proto-Punk act, receive the remastered treatment for the 50th anniversary of their second album, “Fun House” (1970), with the newly released box set “1970: The Complete Fun House Sessions.”
“Summerland“ might look like something you’ve seen before: A scenic story about a schoolchild who must leave London during the war and take up shelter with a reluctant caregiver. But while it is comfortingly familiar in many ways, and a little cliche and overwrought in others, it also has a …
It was dirty work, Marie and Pierre Curie’s discovery of radium and polonium. To investigate uranium at their Paris laboratory, Marie acquired several tons of pitchblende, a black ore, and the industrial waste product left over when uranium was removed from it. They ground the rock and disso…
PALMDALE — In celebration of July being Parks Make Life Better Month, the City of Palmdale’s parks and recreation department is inviting Palmdale artists ages 12 and under to participate in a poppy coloring contest.
A new entry in a still-budding musical career, UK singer/programmer Alfie Templeman explores styles and displays creative tendencies on his new EP, “Happiness in Liquid Form.”
Enter a time machine and strap in. Alternative rock band Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard dishes out Glam Rock nostalgia on their first project, “The Non-Stop EP.”
The first Tehachapi Symphony Concert will be at 4 p.m., Sept. 13 at Country Oaks. Rehearsals will begin at 6:30 p.m., July 21 and will be held at the Methodist Church located at 20400 Backes Lane.
Typically, David Lee Roth spends his days, or at least his nights, “in tactical spandex, moving at 134 beats per minute,” he said. But now Roth, the 65-year-old Van Halen singer, is just like the rest of us: Stuck at home and obsessing about pandemics.
Well, it’s Groundhog Day at the movies...again. But instead of the icy winter of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the time-loop romantic comedy has been transported across the country to the desert resort city of Palm Springs where Andy Samberg is permanently stuck as a plus one at
Hi all. As you’ve heard, it was another rough week with more rollbacks of openings. All of this week’s offerings are indoors. Well, as the Brits say, “keep a stiff upper lip” and let’s press on.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country group Lady A, which dropped the word “Antebellum,” from their name because of the word’s ties to slavery, has filed a lawsuit against a Black singer who has performed as Lady A for years.
Hi folks. I hoped to be reporting on more openings, but instead, the spike in COVID-19 cases forced the closure of the few places that were opened and further postponed the re-openings of others.
NEW YORK (AP) — “The Big Bang Theory” actor Mayim Bialik is teaming with DC Entertainment on a project that joins superhero power to the power of science.
The expanding of one’s mind does not happen overnight. It is a lifelong journey of constantly learning new things, questioning information, the world and yourself.
“Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga,” Will Ferrell’s goofy and highly quotable parody of the long-running European spectacle, is the first great comedy of 2020 and it couldn’t have come soon enough. There hasn’t been much to laugh about lately.
Music and Kids received notice of two grant awards to help the organization continue providing music education programs to students in Palmdale and the Antelope Valley.
It’s easy to see why people in Guatemala and other Central American nations are willing to leave what little they have for a long, difficult and dangerous trek to try to slip into the United States. Guatemala’s economy and social systems barely function, gangs demand protection money from sh…