Although researchers have determined the ages of rocks from other planetary bodies, the actual experiments—like analyzing meteorites and moon rocks—have always been done on Earth. Now, for the first time, researchers have successfully determined the age of a Martian rock—with experiments performed on Mars. Show More Summary
Filmmaker Adam Shankman, the man responsible for directing the Hairspray remake and Rock of Ages, has checked into rehab. Although it’s unclear why the director decided to seek treatment at an undisclosed facility, a representative recently confirmed that Shankman was getting professional help. Show More Summary
Adam Shankman, director of the musical film adaptations of "Hairspray" and "Rock of Ages," has entered rehab, according to his rep.
In a little more than a year on the Red Planet, the mobile Mars Science Laboratory has determined the age of a Martian rock, found evidence the planet could have sustained microbial life, taken the first readings of radiation on...
In a Martian first, the Curiosity science team has measured the age of a Martian rock, in two totally different ways. They presented the result at the 2013 meeting of the American Geophysical Union.
The world was rocked this weekend when actor Paul Walker died in a car crash at the age of 40. As someone who has followed his career since the very beginning, and has seen every Fast and Furious movie opening night, the news hit me much harder than I expected. Walker was such a fun […]
Between the spectacular Warner Bros flop Rock of Ages and the smash hit of Universal's Les Miserables, 2012 had some major highs and lows when it came to movie musicals. But Broadway Andrew Lloyd Webber says the success of the latter...Show More Summary
One of the customs of Chanukah is to sing a couple of hymns after we light Chanukah candles. One of them is Maoz Tzur, "Rock of Ages." (Here's an abbreviation of the traditional version. Here's Reb Zalman's version, which is...
JERUSALEM -- For many fans, Arik Einstein was the “soundtrack of Israel,” the singer-songwriter who defined his country’s best aspirations. Einstein was a crooner who sparked Israeli rock n’ roll. He died Tuesday night, at the age of 74, of a ruptured aneurysm. Chemi Shalev at Haaretz newspaper called him “our Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley […]
JERUSALEM -- For many fans, Arik Einstein was the “soundtrack of Israel,” the singer-songwriter who defined his country’s best aspirations. Einstein was a crooner who sparked Israeli rock n’ roll. He died Tuesday night, at the age of 74, of a ruptured aneurysm. Read full article >>
EXCLUSIVE: Big Time Rush’s lead singer Kendall Schmidt is taking a solo sabbatical, and the results will be turned into a feature documentary he’ll make with producer Garret Grant. Grant’s credits include Hairspray, Rock of Ages and Justin Bieber: Believe. Show More Summary
I’ve already resigned myself to becoming One of Those Guys at the indie rock show, the kind of bearded dude in his 40s who unironically uses the word “tush” and starts a one-man mosh pit, so the music video for Superchunk’s “Void” is looking like into my future. Show More Summary
After six years of marriage, it appears Malin Akerman and her rocker husband Roberto Zincone are calling it quits. According to a report from the Daily Mail, the “Rock of Ages” star and her hubby have maintained an amicable relationship. The...Show More Summary
By Lindsey Borders Jonny Lang was swept up in blues and rock music at the age of 12, and he began an adventurous ride in recording music at the age of 16. Now 32 and a happily married father of four, Jonny has recently released his latest album Fight For My Soul. The album […]
Can a rock musician with an electric guitar and a classical string quartet share a creative space? Live on a traditional concert hall stage? In an age where fusion of musical genres are increasingly commonplace, and where "mash ups" are regular DJ fare, there are still too few collaborations that jump disciplines and genres. Show More Summary
By Lindsey Borders Jonny Lang was swept up in blues and rock music at the age of 12, and he began an adventurous ride in recording music at the age of 16. Now 32 and a happily married father of four, Jonny has recently released his latest album Fight For My Soul. Five of his [...]
Debbie Gibson wowed this week when, at 43 years of age, she wore a sequin leotard for a performance at a New York Knicks game and looked fab. But Gibson, a longtime pop star, is hardly the only celebrity to rock the trend. Below, find 90 instances where stars have sported all kinds of unitards, leotards and jumpsuits:
Elvis Presley Have you ever wondered what Jim Morrison would look like had he not died at an early age (or if you could recognize him on a street somewhere in Oregon)? Would John Lennon still have all of his hair? Would Elvis still have his signature sneer? Almost in answer to these very questions, [...]
Rock stars don't age, at least our memories of them don't. Sure, some of them get the harsh lines of life imprinted onto their face and others pass away as a shell of themselves much too early but our memories of rock stars never change. Show More Summary
To my mind the UK's continued 'ownership' of the Rock of Gibraltar is a piece of nonsense - a throwback to a bygone age of empire which is now a bolt-hole for spivs and speculators - from both Britain and Spain. So I was pleased to read...Show More Summary