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2009-03-18 16:04:58

British rocker Liam Gallagher has announced plans to start his own line of clothing called Pretty Green this June. The Daily Telegraph said the Oasis front man's range of company-described up-front, straight talking, classic footwear, denim, knitwear, jackets, trench coats, parkas, T-shirts, hats, scarves and accessories will be sold online and through third-party outlets. The line's name comes from a song by The Jam, the London newspaper noted. Clothes and music are my passion. I'm not here...

2008-08-28 21:00:25

By JASON SILVERSTEIN Would anyone even care about "The Rocker" if Rainn Wilson wasn't in it? After all, it's your typical dime-a-dozen comedy where a simple trailer viewing tells you everything you need to know, including the fact that it's probably not the wisest choice at the multiplex. Still, it's the first leading film role for the actor behind Dwight Schrute, the iconic highlight character from "The Office," and there are many of the show's fans that would see pretty much anything...

2008-08-23 09:00:35

By MAL VINCENT By Mal Vincent The Virginian-Pilot IT'S NEVER too late to rock 'n' roll in the good-natured and pleasantly entertaining "The Rocker." It's all about a geezer (41?) who was almost a big rock star in the last century, but now is stuck in a desk job. Fish was the manic drummer in the heavy metal outfit Vesuvius some 20 years ago, but when a record executive wanted to replace him with a nephew, he got left behind. The group hit it big, and Fish was left singing a chorus of...

2006-07-13 03:32:04

By Chris Morris LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - When the Mods & Rockers Film Festival hits the American Cinematheque at Hollywood's Egyptian Theater and Santa Monica's Aero Theater for its annual outing, it will sport a slightly different slant. Bowing at the Egyptian Thursday night with a screening of the 1960s English comedies "Bedazzled" and "The Bed Sitting Room," the rock-based movie festival, co-produced by Martin Lewis and the Cinematheque's Chris D., will screen more...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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