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Mike Rutherford Says He's Excited About Touring America with New Mike + the Mechanics Lineup
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 9:20 am

Image Courtesy of Mike + the MechanicsMike Rutherford first found fame during the 1970s as the guitarist and bassist for Genesis, but he also achieved major success when he launched his own band, Mike + the Mechanics, in the mid-'80s.  The first incarnation of the latter group called quits in the early 2000s following the death of co-lead singer Paul Young, but a few years ago Rutherford put together a new version of the band.

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Bob Dylan Has Recorded a Second Album of Frank Sinatra Songs, Says Daniel Lanois
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 3:30 am

Credit: William ClaxtonIf you are enjoying Bob Dylan's new album of Frank Sinatra covers, Shadows in the Night, you may be glad to know that there's a lot more where that came from.  In a recent interview with The Vancouver Sun, acclaimed producer Daniel Lanois, who's collaborated with Dylan on a few occasions, reveals that the folk-rock legend has recorded two albums' worth of standards.

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Safety Agency May Take New Look at Plane Crash That Killed Buddy Holly
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 3:30 am

Harry Hammond/V&A Images/Getty ImagesThe National Transportation Safety Board is considering a request that it re-investigate the 1959 plane crash that killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper.

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Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire Teaming Up for Heart and Soul 2015 Summer Tour
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 3:30 am

Live Nation EntertainmentTwo of the world's most celebrated horn-driven pop-rock bands, Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire, will join forces for a major North American co-headlining trek this summer.  The Heart and Soul Tour 2015 is scheduled to get under way July 15 in Concord, California, and is plotted out through a September 6 show in Atlantic City, New Jersey.

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Barry Gibb, Dave Mason Taking Part in Star-Studded Free Festival in Miami Beach
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 3:30 am

PRNewsFoto/Hard Rock InternationalThe Bee Gees' Barry Gibb and ex-Traffic singer/guitarist Dave Mason are among the well-known music artists who will perform at a free concert event called the Hard Rock Rising Miami Beach festival that will take place on Monday, March 26, at the famed Florida resort town.  The musical extravaganza also will feature a variety of other stars, including Wyclef Jean, Gloria Estefan, Andrea Bocelli, Jon Secada, Flo Rida, veteran reggae group Third World and more.

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Entertainment

Bobbi Kristina Brown Turned 22 Wednesday
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 10:30 am

Lifetime(NEW YORK) -- Bobbi Kristina Brown turned 22 on Wednesday.

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Who Told Patricia Arquette to Straighten Her Teeth?
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 9:20 am

ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) — Oscar winner Patricia Arquette says she was voted "best looking" in ninth grade, but one male classmate shocked her when he suggested that she straighten her teeth so she could pose for Playboy.

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“Captain America” Sequel Leads Nominees for Saturn Awards
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 9:20 am

Buena Vista(LOS ANGELES) — Captain America: The Winter Soldier leads the nominees for this year's Saturn Awards, honoring the best in the sci-fi, fantasy and horror entertainment genres.

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Website Reveals the Most Popular Locations of ‘Daily Doubles’ on a “Jeopardy!” Board
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 9:20 am

"Jeopardy!"(NEW YORK) — If you're ever a contestant on Jeopardy! make sure to concentrate on the high-value squares -- not just because you could win more money that way, but also because you have a better chance of landing a "Daily Double."

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Conan O'Brien Sings, Learns Spanish, Visits Cigar Factory During Cuba-Themed “Conan”
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 9:20 am

TBS(LOS ANGELES) -- Conan O'Brien's trip to Cuba last month aired Wednesday night on TBS as a special episode of his late-night show, Conan.

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