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September 16, 2004 | Kevin Bronson
In his first career as a doorman at Chicago's Park Hyatt Hotel, Ike Reilly hobnobbed with everybody from businessmen to barflies, from partyers to politicos. He learned a lot. Like humility. "Everybody should have to work in the service industry at some point in their life," he says. That job might have been the perfect incubator for Reilly's music -- barroom rock narrated by a wiseguy who's as comfortable regaling PhDs and poets as he is pimps and porn stars.
June 22, 2009 | Todd Martens
Tool, Linkin Park and a revamped Alice in Chains will anchor a new addition to the summer festival circuit. Dubbed Epicenter, the rock-focused event is scheduled for Aug. 22 at the Fairplex in Pomona and also will feature Australian metal act Wolfmother and Tom Morello's latest project, Street Sweeper Social Club. Hip-hop artists Atmosphere and Aesop Rock also are scheduled to perform at the all-day event, as are Hollywood Undead, Atreyu and Sonny. Epicenter will be produced by Right Arm Entertainment, which specializes in radio station festivals and has worked with KROQ-FM (106.
April 27, 2001
Sports figures to be featured on TV and radio from today through Thursday: * Sylvester Stallone --"Up Close," today, 2:30 p.m., ESPN, 11:30 p.m., ESPN2 * Jesse Owens --"SportsCentury," today, 5 and 8 p.m.
January 7, 1996 | Robert Hilburn
Look for a commercial and cultural explosion in March when the second Rage Against the Machine album arrives. If the yet-to-be-named collection lives up to the promise and power of the Southern California group's 1992 debut and its show-stealing appearances on the 1993 Lollapalooza tour, the package should catapult Rage to a position alongside Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails and Hole as the American leaders in '90s rock. Led by the passionate, charismatic Zack de la Rocha, 24 (above, foreground)
October 6, 2011
Today Bryan Cranston; O.A.R. performs; Kourtney Kardashian. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Jennifer Aniston, Demi Moore and Alicia Keys. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Rachael Ray Mike Rowe. (N) 8 a.m. KCAL Live With Regis and Kelly George Clooney; Rachel Bilson. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Jon and Mary Kaye Huntsman; Scott and Joan Bolzan. (N) 10 a.m. KABC The Talk John Lithgow; Brandy; Molly Shannon and Sheryl Underwood. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS The Doctors Perks of being petite or a plus size; race and health.
December 3, 2000 | RICHARD CROMELIN
Raging against the dying of this particular light, the lame-duck rock revolutionaries come up with an appropriate close to this chapter in their history, which ended with the recent departure of singer Zack de la Rocha. "Renegades" is a collection of songs that have inspired the Los Angeles rabble-rousers, and while it can be a stretch to go from Eric B & Rakim to Bruce Springsteen to Devo to the MC5, they all feed the Rage formula of brutal, metal-edged hip-hop rock and radical polemics.
April 19, 2010
The Early Show Neil Patrick Harris; chef Bill Telepan; authors Manisha Thakor and Sharon Kedar. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Jennifer Lopez; President Bill Clinton; Craig Robinson; Julianne Moore. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America Vanessa Williams; Alyssa Milano. (N) 7 a.m. KABC Live With Regis and Kelly Sharon Osbourne; Train performs; the hosts kick off Spring Into Gardening Week. (N) 9 a.m. KABC The View Neil Patrick Harris; Alyssa Milano; journalist Megyn Kelly.
April 2, 2004 | Natalie Nichols, Special to The Times
"This machine here, it kills fascists too," said Audioslave's Tom Morello on Wednesday, pointing his acoustic guitar toward the capacity Troubadour crowd during a benefit concert titled "Axis of Justice." The youthful audience cheered, though most probably didn't get Morello's reference to a slogan that once adorned folk singer Woody Guthrie's instrument.
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