<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![CDATA[Rolling Stones: No 50th Anniversary Tour]]> The Rolling Stones are still going strong 50 years and 29 studio albums later, but the legendary band won't go on tour this year to celebrate their golden anniversary. This year would've marked the Stones' first tour since their epic two-year Bigger Bang tour, which ended in 1997. Both Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have confirmed that the band isn't ready to hit the road just yet.]]> <![CDATA[Amid tragedy, 'Dark Knight' strong at box office]]> One of the biggest weekends ever at the domestic box office came and went without celebration. Though the weekend numbers for the opening of Warner Bros.' "The Dark Knight Rises" were eagerly anticipated, the other studios followed WB's lead in not reporting numbers, out of respect for the victims of the July 20 shooting. Exhibitors also showed discreet solidarity, acknowledging their security concerns, but were downplaying the glowing results.]]> <![CDATA[Amp Inventor Jim Marshall Dead]]> Jim Marshall, inventor of one of rock & roll's most important innovations – the Marshall amplifier – has died at age 88.]]> <![CDATA[Oscars memorial attracts controversy ]]> A minor scandal emerged in an unexpected place during last night's Oscars broadcast: the recap of film industry folks that passed away in the last year.]]> <![CDATA[How 'Scott Pilgrim' went from comic book to movie]]> Hollywood's obsession with comic books led to media giant Walt Disney Co.'s $4.3-billion acquisition of Marvel Entertainment and Warner Bros.' decision to revamp its DC Entertainment unit.]]> <![CDATA[Ke$ha and Debby Boone have one thing in common, and it's not Jack Daniels]]> Newsflash: Pop star Ke$ha doesn't really brush her teeth with a bottle of Jack Daniels. So don't read too much into the first verse of her smash hit "Tik Tok." Well, actually, she has brushed with Jack. But, the thing is, you can't always take Ke$ha (rhymes with Tesh-a) at her word. She mixes sarcasm, a tongue-in-cheek attitude and a dash of irony into relentlessly catchy PG-13 pop concoctions that should be called A Girl Just Wants to Have Too Much Fun.]]> <![CDATA[Elvis Crypt Up for Auction]]> Elvis Presley's original crypt will be up for auction in June, the New York Times reports. The crypt is part of a two-day "Music Icons" sale of memorabilia to be held by Julien's Auctions on June 23rd and 24th.]]> <![CDATA[Ozzy Osbourne and Family Headed Back to Primetime TV]]> Ozzy Osbourne and his family are returning to primetime TV, thanks to Canadian animation house Cuppa Coffee Studios and its upcoming animated series The F'n Osbournes. ]]> <![CDATA[Meat Puppets stage a hodown at The Fox]]> Moistboyz and Meat Puppets hosted a grungy, moshy hoe-down at the Fox on Tuesday, April 2. Moistboyz, a hard rock, heavy metal punk group lead by Mickey “Moist” (also known as Mickey M]]> <![CDATA[Kurt Vonnegut the teacher: An assignment from his writing class]]> Kurt Vonnegut, the counterculture author whose works include Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, Breakfast of Champions and Mother Night, was for several years an instructor at the well-respected Iowa Writers' Workshop.]]> <![CDATA[Almost two years after his death, Bernie Mac is still missed]]> In his bathroom, Bernie Mac lit a firecracker, spread ketchup on himself and pretended that he had been shot — much to the horror of his wife. In a friend's bathroom, he placed fake dung on the ground, leading Super Bowl partygoers to believe someone had missed their porcelain mark.]]> <![CDATA[Poly Styrene, influential singer for X-Ray Spex, has died]]> <![CDATA[Former 'Walking Dead' writer Darabont joins team for 'Godzilla']]> OK, so maybe in the classic Japanese Godzilla films, writing wasn't the strong suit.]]> <![CDATA[Netflix nabs 'Mad Men' rerun rights]]> <![CDATA[Foo Fighters' Dave Grohl, Comic Dana Gould Developing Comedy at FX]]> FX is adding another rock star to its potential lineup. The male-skewing cable network is developing a half-hour comedy with Foo Fighters' singer-songwriter Dave Grohl and comedian Dana Gould that would revolve around a rock band on the verge of stardom and breaking up.]]> <![CDATA['The Sopranos,' 'Seinfeld' ranked best-written shows in history]]> The current state of television, both drama and comedy series, has inspired some to call this a period of renaissance for television writing. The Walking Dead, Mad Men, Game of Thrones and others earn accolades for the quality of their writing.]]> <![CDATA['Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek hospitalized after heart attack]]> Jeopardy! host Alex Trebek was admitted to the hospital Saturday in Los Angeles after suffering a mild heart attack, according to his rep. He is ”in good spirits and is currently under observation and undergoing further testing,” the rep said. Trebek is expected to fully recover and will begin filming the popular answer-and-question show’s 29th season in July.]]> <![CDATA[Tarentino sues Gawker over leaked script]]> The BBC is reporting that Quentin Tarentino is sueing Gawker Media for posting a link to access the leaked script for his screenplay, The Hateful Eight.]]> <![CDATA[After 30 years, DeVito and Perlman split]]> Actors Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman have announced they have separated after 30 years of marriage.]]> <![CDATA[A reanimated Gorillaz is back , this time with real-life musicians]]> When the sprawling British ensemble Gorillaz reunited to close out the final night of Coachella in April, anyone familiar with the band might have been shocked at what they saw.]]>