NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The country duo Maddie & Tae took on gender stereotypes in their first platinum single, "Girl in a Country Song," and now they are targeting another overused effect in today's country music: electronic drum machines.
Queen food writer Ruth Reichl is making an appearance at the Mountain View Center for Performing Arts on Monday, August 31 as part of the center's lecture series (and probably to promote her upcoming cookbook). The event brings together food from the likes of Chica, Hal Jr's Bar B Q and ShakeDown Ice Cream, craft beer from Henhouse and Fort Point and music from Crashing Hotels, Vanwave and more, all to benefit the San Francisco Rock Project. MISSION — 18 Reason's next pop-up dinner will feature Peruvian food from chef Nico Vera, who will talk about the history of the dishes he serves and play authentic Afro-Peruvian to eat to.
Starting in September, the Los Angeles Philharmonic will be giving people around LA the chance to virtually step inside Walt Disney Hall via an Oculus Rift headset. The virtual reality experience VAN Beethoven will be based out of a specially designed truck that will make its way around Los Angeles beginning on September 11, when it will be stationed outside Walt Disney Concert Hall, the home of the LA Phil, and ending on October 18 during CicLavia, which sees some of the city's streets closed to traffic. In between those two dates, the touring truck will make its way to the LA County Fair, the Hollywood Bowl, Museum Mile, Grand Park, the Levitt Pavilion and the LA Korean Festival, among other destinations -- and with more to be added as the event approaches.
This article, Check Out a Sneak Peek of Taylor Swift's Wild and Steamy New Music Video, originally appeared on TVGuide.com. In case you already can't wait for the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards, Taylor Swift just gave you another reason to be excited. The singer posted a teaser for her latest music video, "Wildest Dreams," on Instagram, and we can already spot her homage to Nicholas Sparks with The Longest Ride star Scott ... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Taylor Swift Scott Eastwood
Plus, a tomato-themed meal at Millennium and a beer dinner at The Market.TENDERLOIN — Chefs from The Whole Beast, Wesburger and BurgerSF (the guys from Causwell's) are battling it out for best burger at The Hall's Burger Battle on Sunday, August 30. Tickets include the three burgers and two beers, with a portion of the proceeds benefitting Bay Leaf Kitchen. UNION SQUARE — Catch a panel discussion on how the worlds of food and music intersect (hello, Outside Lands) this Wednesday, August 26 at The Commonwealth Club. ...