Saturday, August 18

Simon delivers ‘Laughter’ at the Doolittle

Simon delivers ‘Laughter’ at the Doolittle Latest play brings back the days of ’50s comic timing By Jennifer Richmond Daily Bruin Senior Staff Aah the ’50s ­ when variety shows ruled the networks and people like Milton Berle and Sid Caesar were the kings of prime time. Read more...



Veruca Salt to fight ‘Seether’ tonight at Hollywood Palace

Veruca Salt to fight ‘Seether’ tonight at Hollywood Palace By Michael Tatum Daily Bruin Senior Staff Mention the band Veruca Salt to your average alterna-bigot and you’ll get one of a handful of programmatic reactions: they’re "too poppy," they’re "sellouts," "they rip off" the Breeders. Read more...


Jazz artist to perform

Jazz artist to perform By John Mangum Daily Bruin Staff Saxophonist Joshua Redman planned to go to law school, but instead he ended up taking the jazz world by storm. Read more...



Samiam delivers hard-edged, cathartic music to Westwood

Samiam delivers hard-edged, cathartic music to Westwood By Michael Tatum Daily Bruin Senior Staff Between the hard-edged, guitar-driven sound of his band and the cathartic, confessional nature of his troubled lyrics, you’d think Jason Beebout, the frontman of Samiam (playing today at noon in Westwood Plaza), would be, shall we say, a troubled guy. Read more...