<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Entertainment Today]]> <![CDATA[Beach boys feud: Mike Love says he never fired Brian Wilson]]> "I cannot fire Brian Wilson from the Beach Boys," wrote Mike Love in the Los Angeles Times.]]> <![CDATA[Roundup: Roger Ebert's submissions to the 'New Yorker' caption contest]]> Like a fine wine, or a not-very-fine wine, or a Roger Corman film, film critic Roger Ebert just gets better with age.]]> <![CDATA[Andrew Bird's performance at Chautauqua was the anti-Kanye]]> When I first heard that Kanye West had referred to himself as “the Michael Jordan of music,” I immediately recalled the first time I heard Andrew Bird’s instrumental Useless C]]> <![CDATA[Four or more for Music Director]]> Rumors have been swirling around Chautauqua all summer. When the Colorado Music Festival announced its summer season, it was stated that three of the guest conductors were candidates to replace ]]> <![CDATA[New video from Boulder band, The Ridgelings]]> Boulder Americana band, The Ridgelings, is hustling the internet to put out its first album, no small feat even in the age of digital recording.  The band just gave a peek behind the curtain w]]> <![CDATA[Pics from The Motet's Mixtape 1975 Halloween show]]> Each Halloween the Motet unites costume-clad fans of the Front Range and transport them to a funkified era of the bands choice. Nobody knows how to start a dance party better than this Colorado-]]> <![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.]]> <![CDATA[Fred Willard Fired By PBS After Lewd Conduct Arrest]]> Less than 24 hours after being caught in L.A.’s Tiki Theater allegedly with his pants down, actor Fred Willard has been let got from PBS’ brand new competition reality show Market Warriors.]]> <![CDATA[Cinemark chain threatens to not show ‘Tower Heist’]]> <![CDATA[Scott Pelley named anchor of CBS 'Evening News']]> <![CDATA[The revenge of Conan O'Brien]]> <![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[Rapper Nelly feels his work over the past 10 years has been overlooked]]> Nelly reigns atop Billboard's pop songs chart for the fifth time with his new song, "Just a Dream." The melodic single follows previous chart-toppers "Over and Over," "Hot in Herre," "Dilemma" and "Shake Ya Tailfeather."]]> <![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[Kristen Wiig Discusses ‘SNL’ Future: “When I Do Leave, It Will Be The Hardest Thing”]]> With Saturday Night Live MVP Kristen Wiig’s contract on the show up next month and her feature career flourishing post-Bridesmaids, there has been a lot of speculation that she may leave the NBC sketch comedy show. Asked to address her SNL future by frequent SNL host/guest Alec Baldwin on his podcast, Wiig didn’t give a definitive answer.]]> <![CDATA[Eminem's new single delivers optimistic message]]> Meet the new Eminem. He's a 37-year-old rapper who's sober, optimistic and ready to fess up to past mistakes — including last year's "Relapse" album, which he's now describing as "ehh."]]> <![CDATA['Captain America' is a box-office trouper]]> <![CDATA[‘American Idol’s’ offstage rivals]]> Something about TV singing shows tends to bring out the worst in human nature: put-downs, feuds and back-stabbing. But enough about the producers. At least the contestants are usually polite to each other.]]> <![CDATA[Taxidermist explains how he preserved Lady Gaga's meat dress for the Rock Hall of Fame]]> Fortunately, requests to preserve clothing made out of raw meat are rare, Sergio Vigilato admits. But when the Burbank taxidermist got the call to turn Lady Gaga's infamous Argentinean beef gown into a museum display, he bit at the opportunity.]]> <![CDATA[Music's Top 40 Money Makers 2012]]> As the concert business rebounded in 2011, touring remained the biggest source of income for the top earners in the U.S. music business. Billboard's sixth annual Money Makers ranking includes veteran road warriors U2, Kenny Chesney and Bon Jovi, as well as other artists emerging in recent years as A-list arena headliners, from Taylor Swift to Lady Gaga. But not all of the 40 artists on the Money Makers list relied heavily, if at all, on touring income.]]>