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Megan Hilty Tops Annenberg Theater's New Season

Megan Hilty, who starred in the NBC show Smash, will headline The Annenberg Theater Council's Opening Night Benefit Concert on Nov. 19 in Palm Springs.
2016.05.17 12:00 PM

Tango as a Metaphor for Life

Tomás Galván, one of the world’s most revered performers of the Argentine tango, and his partner Gemina Herrera will heat up the CV Rep stage in Rancho Mirage.
2016.05.06 06:00 AM

ODESZA, Gorgon City Top Splash House Lineup

Splash House has announced the musical acts that will keep Palm Springs and the surrounding desert cities busy this summer.
2016.05.05 02:14 PM

Goldenvoice Confirms Fall Rock Festival in Coachella

Goldenvoice has announced that tickets will go on sale May 9 for Desert Trip, a three-day rock festival set for Oct. 7-9 at the Empire Polo grounds in Indio.
2016.05.03 08:45 AM

McCallum Theatre Schedules 'Imaginative' Slate of Acts

The Underwater Bubble Show is just one of the remarkable acts planned for McCallum Theatre’s 2016-17 season.
2016.04.29 06:00 AM

Ambassadors Serve Warm Welcome at Dining Out For Life

JoAnn Morford couldn't think of a better way to spend her time than volunteering, especially as a dining ambassador at Dining Out For Life on April 28.
2016.04.25 06:00 AM

Village People Sure to Ignite Palm Springs Event

Village People will likely have people out of their seats and onto the dance floor during the AIDS Assistance Program's "Evening Under the Stars" gala on April 30.
2016.04.22 06:00 AM

Highway 62 Revisited

Clive Wright's house, perched in the rocky hills above Joshua Tree National Park, doubles as his music production business, Desert Sky Studios.
2016.04.20 08:49 AM

Palm Springs Resorts Host Coachella Pool Parties

Palm Springs resorts will be back in action for Coachella Weekend 2 with a host of poolside music events.
2016.04.14 12:29 PM

Palm Springs Offers Poolside Parties to Complement Coachella Weekend

While Coachella and Stagecoach dominate the next three weekends, four hotels have created poolside music events to bring the experience to Palm Springs.
2016.04.13 11:29 AM

Coachella: Where to Eat, Shop Within 15 Minutes of Polo Grounds

To stay fueled for the music marathon, you'll need some close dining suggestions during the next two weekends of the Coachella Music and Arts Festival.
2016.04.13 08:38 AM

Phases is in the Right Place, Right Time

Phases, an LA indie electro-pop band, expertly mixes nostalgia for ’60s vibes with modern recording sensibilities as it preps for its debut at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival.
2016.04.11 06:00 AM

Music Festival Band Aids

Palm Springs Life provides a shortcut to the hottest bands to appear at Coachella and Stagecoach this year.
2016.04.05 06:00 AM

Lush Redux

1990s British shoegazing band Lush recently got back together after a 17-year hiatus and is making its Coachella debut April 16.
2016.04.04 04:00 PM

Neil Sedaka: 'This is What I Was Born to Do'

Desert fans will be treated to Neil Sedaka in person when he performs with the Desert Symphony at its 27th Anniversary Galaon April 9 in Palm Desert.
2016.04.02 06:00 AM

When Strings Sing

Jimmy Palmer builds guitars for Aerosmith. His two La Quinta enterprises are known for handcrafted instruments and how to maintain them.
2016.03.31 07:34 AM

Videographer's 'Fire' Spreads to U2

After members of U2 saw Jeff Frost's video work, they hired him to create the visuals for their Innocence + Experience tour 2015.
2016.03.31 07:34 AM

Angel Romero Masters Classical Guitar

Angel Romero’s eminence in the music world as soloist and conductor is lauded by audiences and critics alike.
2016.03.29 01:23 PM

Kristine W Ready to get her Superhero Vibe on

Kristine W is ready to share her new music at Palm Springs Art Museum's “Meet The Museum” event on April 8.
2016.03.28 02:23 PM

Film Raises Questions About Scott Peterson Verdict

“Trial by Fury” raises questions about the California murder case of Laci Peterson and conviction of her husband Scott.
2016.03.28 02:00 PM

Erika Jayne Reigns as Queen of White Party Palm Springs

Erika Jayne’s persona and unbridled success has destined her for coronation as Queen of Jeffrey Sanker’s White Party Palm Springs.
2016.03.28 08:49 AM

Pull up a Bar Stool for These Happy Hours

Here are a few favorites to consider adding to your rotation when looking for the best Happy Hours in Greater Palm Springs.
2016.03.22 03:53 PM

Find Your Inner Caped Crusader

Be a hero of the Palm Springs Art Museum and dress in your favorite superhero outfit for Meet the Museum's The Art of Justice theme on April 8.
2016.03.21 03:00 PM

Nina Kotova Will Bring Cello Extraordinaire to Desert

Considered among the greatest cellists of the last 50 years, Nina Kotova performs with Jean-Yves Thibaudet in the Palm Springs Life Festival.
2016.03.18 06:00 AM

Jean-Yves Thibaudet Takes Command at Piano

Jean-Yves Thibaudet will show his rare ability to combine poetic musical sensibilities with dazzling technical prowess at the Palm Springs Life Festival.
2016.03.17 06:00 AM

'Grease' is the Word for Olivia Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John embraces the enduring legacy of 'Grease', which is one of the most popular song requests from her fans.
2016.03.14 09:09 AM

After Dark

Where to let your hair down after dark at these Palm Springs bars and around the Coachella Valley.
2016.03.11 09:27 AM

“The People’s Diva” Comes to the Desert

One of the most beloved and celebrated musical ambassadors of our time, soprano Renée Fleming will perform at the Palm Springs Life Festival.
2016.03.09 02:00 PM

Liz Rose Spells Out Sweet Smell of Success

Liz Rose has penned the words that have turned into mega hits for Taylor Swift, and the songwriter shares her stories at the Patrick Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament.
2016.03.01 07:00 AM

El Maestro

At the first Palm Springs Life Festival, Plácido Domingo, general director of the LA Opera, will be conducting Renée Fleming for the first time in the desert.
2016.03.01 06:59 AM

The BellRays Cook up a Soulful Recipe

Mix punk, rock, and soul, and you've got the sounds of the Bell Rays, who headline the music portion of Rhythm, Wine & Brew Experience, March 4-5.
2016.02.29 05:00 PM

Cheers to you, Carol Channing

Hellooo, Dolly! It’s been quite a ride for Carol Channing, whose 95th year is celebrated with a special party March 5 at the McCallum Theatre.
2016.02.29 02:00 PM

38 Special is Locked and Loaded

38 Special, who dominated the airwaves in the 1980s with hits like 'Hold on Loosely' and 'Rockin’ Into the Night', will perform March 11 at Morongo Casino.
2016.02.29 12:25 PM

'Trumbo' Character Charmed Bryan Cranston, but Story Sold Him

Bryan Cranston couldn't help but be attracted to the enormity of playing a real-life character like Dalton Trumbo.
2016.02.25 02:00 PM

Fashion Designs Speak to 'California AfroChic'

Palm Springs fashion designer Aneka Brown pulled together her upcoming fashion show-music-art festival to coincide with the trail end of Black History Month.
2016.02.25 08:00 AM

Music, Medicine Create Basis for Change

Dr. Suzanne Quardt has been sharpening her piano skills to prepare for the 'Doctors of the Desert Concert' on Feb. 18 to benefit the Steinway Society of Riverside.
2016.02.15 06:30 AM

Pat Boone Finds Tourney Brings Sinatra Alive

Fellow crooner Pat Boone says there is no mistaking Ol' Blue Eyes' continued presence at the annual Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational golf tournament.
2016.02.15 06:00 AM

Tab Hunter Documentary Rekindles Passion for Film

'Tab Hunter Confidential', which screens Feb. 16 in Palm Springs as part of the Modernism Week offerings, gave Palm Springs' John Boccardo a chance to tap into his film school days.
2016.02.12 10:03 AM

Steel so Cool Premiere Party Unveils Donald Wexler's Final Masterpiece

Palm Springs Modern Committee’s gala benefit on Feb. 13 marks the official opening of the final house designed by the late Donald Wexler in Palm Springs.
2016.02.09 10:42 AM

Bo Knows Music

Bo Bice, the runner-up to Carrie Underwood in Season 4 of American Idol, carved an admirable solo career before being asked to front Blood, Sweat & Tears.
2016.02.09 06:00 AM

Chances Are, Johnny Mathis Will Warm Your Heart

For someone who has been entertaining audiences going on seven decades, singer Johnny Mathis is as humble as they come.
2016.02.01 02:46 PM

Best Bars to Catch Super Bowl 50

Greater Palm Springs bars are pulling out all the stops for Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. Where will you be watching the game?
2016.01.31 11:51 AM

Best Weekly Bar Events

Every night of the week, bars across the Coachella Valley get creative with their events calendar.
2016.01.27 06:30 AM

Opera Superstars

Plácido Domingo and Renée Fleming will headline the inaugural Palm Springs Life Festival on March 20, starting a four-week run of cultural arts and lifestyle events in the Coachella Valley.
2016.01.24 07:00 AM

Seth MacFarlane Earns Sinatra Honor

Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane will receive the Special Achievement Award for the Performing Arts at the Frank Sinatra Celebrity Invitational in February.
2016.01.24 06:30 AM

Why Frank Sinatra Loved Palm Springs

Frank Sinatra’s life and loves in Palm Springs will be the focus of The Palm Springs Historical Society's “Palm Springs – Sinatra’s Town” on Feb. 4.
2016.01.21 06:30 AM

Variety of the Desert Hosts Youth Mixer

Variety, the Children’s Charity of the Desert, will host its inaugural Young Variety Launch Party and Mixer on Jan. 28 at the Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs.
2016.01.21 06:00 AM

Tony Bennett Leaves his Heart with his Audience

Tony Bennett will turn 90 this summer, but you wouldn't know it by the number of live performances he still does including a pair of upcoming dates in the desert.
2016.01.05 07:00 AM

Todd Rundgren Still Wants to Be Friends

Todd Rundgren could be described as the Swiss Army Knife of rock music who not only sang hits but produced more for bands like Grand Funk Railroad.
2016.01.04 03:36 PM

Starship's Mickey Thomas' Career Still Hitting the High Notes

Mickey Thomas will headline Starship's performance as part of the New Year’s Eve Countdown and Outdoor Block Party at the Spa Resort Casino in downtown Palm Springs.
2015.12.30 06:00 AM

Party Like it's 2016!

Music runs through New Year's Eve in Greater Palm Springs from supper club intimacy at Purple Room Restaurant & Stage to outdoor venue on the street in front of the Spa Resort Casino.
2015.12.27 07:15 PM

Mickey Thomas Helps Starship Songs Find a New Audience

Mickey Thomas and Starship is flying high this holiday season, including a gig bringing in 2016 at the Outdoor Block Party hosted by Spa Resort Casino in Palm Springs.
2015.12.15 03:07 PM

Rock the Holidays with Brian Setzer

Brian Setzer of Stray Cats fame will play tunes from his latest album, Rockin Rudolph, as part of a holiday show Dec. 19 at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.
2015.12.15 06:00 AM

Nancy Dussault Recalls 'Good Morning America' Start

Nancy Dussault, who helped ABC launch "Good Morning America" 40 years ago in 1975, will appear this weekend at Coachella Valley Repertory Theatre.
2015.12.08 08:21 AM

The Most Wonderful Time

The holiday season bring families together, and Greater Palm Springs offers a variety of events to make that possible.
2015.12.01 07:10 AM

Win a Chance to See Music History on Stage with Jersey Boys

Never has a true story captured the hearts of America than Jersey Boys, and how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history.
2015.12.01 07:09 AM

'Candid Camera' Still Putting Smiles on People's Faces

“Smile, you’re on Candid Camera” was synonymous with laughter thanks to creator Allen Funt, whose son Peter has collected 8 decades of clips to share with audiences.
2015.12.01 07:00 AM

The Accidental Opera Star

Angela Meade knows what the word opera evokes in many people, because she once made that association, too.
2015.12.01 06:59 AM

12 Events to Celebrate the Holidays in Style

The holiday spirit is alive and aglow on the stages of venues across Greater Palm Springs from concerts to plays to ballet.
2015.11.30 10:16 AM

The Ten Tenors May Change Members, But Music Remains Universal

Even though the makeup of The Ten Tenors has changed over its 20-year existence, the sound they make remains profoundly popular.
2015.11.27 06:00 AM

Holiday Show Pays Homage to Bob Hope USO Tour

Returning to the Palm Springs Air Museum on Dec. 5, “Thanks for the Memories” will be a special holiday performance that pays homage to Bob Hope’s legendary Christmas shows for the troops.
2015.11.17 10:11 AM

Cabazon Indio Powwow Celebrates Way of Life

For the Cabazon Band of Mission Indians, their annual Powwow is more than a celebration that offers up grand performances with monetary prizes.
2015.11.16 09:34 AM

Tickets on Sale for Fashion Week El Paseo

Tickets for Fashion Week El Paseo™ 2016, a Palm Springs Life event, are on sale.
2015.11.13 04:13 PM

Dorothy Hamill Backs 'Miracle on El Paseo' as Honorary Chair

Dorothy Hamill looks forward to her return to the desert to serve as the 2015 Honorary Chairperson for “A Miracle on El Paseo” honoring Bighorn “Behind a Miracle” on Nov. 21 in Palm Desert.
2015.11.12 10:40 AM

Last Comic Standing Winner Shares his 'English' Humor

Winning Season 9 of "Last Comic Standing" was just the start for comedian Clayton English to prove he has what it takes to make it.
2015.11.11 09:18 AM

Disco Ball to Shine on Neuro Vitality Center Benefit

The disco ball will be in full force when guests boogie on down for an Evening of Hope: A Night at Studio 54 hosted by The Stroke Recovery Center to benefit the Neuro Vitality Center.
2015.11.06 08:25 AM

Century La Quinta Offers Enhanced Movie Experience

The opening of the Century La Quinta and XD on Nov. 5 will mark a new look and feel to going to the movies.
2015.11.04 12:21 PM

Desert Migration Puts Camera on Living HIV-Positive in Palm Springs

Shot entirely in and around Palm Springs, Desert Migration is a documentary about 13 gay men who moved to the desert to deal with their HIV+ status.
2015.11.02 03:34 PM

The Addams Family Spooks Up Halloween Weekend

Just in time for Halloween, the horribly delightful Addams Family comes to the Palm Canyon Theatre (PCT) stage in Palm Springs.
2015.10.28 07:00 AM

Desert Symphony Offers Musical Montage

The Desert Symphony will offer five concerts as part of its “Ovation II Series” for the upcoming 2015-2016 season.
2015.10.27 03:14 PM

David Hedison Got to be That 'Fly' on the Wall

"The Fly" is just one of several science fiction cult classics that will play during the inaugural Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Film Festival.
2015.10.21 07:00 AM

Queen of Hollywood Costume Design Edith Head Comes Alive in Play

Palm Springs will be alive with the spirit of Edith Head when actress Susan Claassen brings the doyenne of costume design to life in her one-woman, award winning show, “A Conversation with Edith Head.”
2015.10.20 08:46 AM

Where to Party on Halloween in Greater Palm Springs

Here is a list of Halloween celebrations taking place in Greater Palm Springs from haunted houses, costume contests, kiddie parties to music-pumping extravaganzas.
2015.10.20 07:00 AM

Palm Springs Creates Film Festival for Sci-Fi Fans

The Palm Springs Cultural Center will present the inaugural Palm Springs Classic Science Fiction Festival at the Camelot Theaters, Oct. 23-25.
2015.10.19 05:18 PM

Robbie Knievel Expects to Soar at Spa Resort Casino's Brews & BBQ

Robbie Knievel, son of the late daredevil jumper Evel Knievel, will perform a motorcycle jump as part of the Oct. 24 activities surrounding the Spa Resort Casino's Brews & BBQ.
2015.10.19 03:26 PM

Meat Loaf Ready to Take Fans to Paradise

Meat Loaf, the outspoken singer best known for his massively best-selling 1977 album "Bat Out of Hell," comes to Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula.
2015.10.19 07:00 AM

Vintage Trailers Bring Comfort to Joshua Tree Music Festival-goers

Barnett English's first vintage trailer came at a cost of $50, and now he owns a fleet of more than 20 for rent to enhance the experience at the upcoming Joshua Tree Music Festival.
2015.10.05 12:09 PM

Music Industry Movers, Shakers Converge at Cathedral City Summit

Palm Springs DJ Corey D and his partner Alan Edwards have joined with the City of Cathedral City to present the Interfusion Music Summit, Oct. 9-11.
2015.10.02 07:00 AM

Schurr Joy

The Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival deserves the spotlight, especially when it kicks off with a concert by Diane Schuur on Oct. 9.
2015.10.01 08:49 AM

Let’s Oktoberfest


Three local breweries roll out new recipes for the most time-honored month to grab a pint and yell, “Prost!”
2015.09.30 03:02 PM

Diane Schurr's Top 10 Albums

Watching Diane Schuur listen to some of her favorite music- — the way she rocks back and forth, her fingers in constant motion, the broad beaming smile that lights up her face — is nearly as delightful as the music itself.
2015.09.30 03:02 PM

'Cats' Opens Season at Palm Canyon Theatre

The clever, magical, and glamorous felines are back at the Palm Canyon Theatre as Cats opens the 2015-2016 season.
2015.09.30 09:27 AM

Coachella Valley Trio Want to Bring Marilyn Monroe Play to Palm Springs

While Palm Springs wonders if the famed Marilyn statue will return to its rightful place in the downtown area, a Coachella Valley contingent is trying to bring Marilyn Monroe’s story to the city's theatre venues.
2015.09.21 03:31 PM

Sunnylands Celebrates Frank Sinatra's 100th With Films on the Great Lawn Series

Sunnylands revives its Films on the Great Lawn series on Sept. 25 with a three-weekend tribute to the legendary singer and actor Frank Sinatra, whose centennial birthday is in December.
2015.09.08 02:21 PM

Raising the Bar

Whatever mood you are in, the Greater Palm Springs area has a nightlife scene for you from hipster to Tiki to sounds of the Rat Pack days.
2015.09.04 08:23 AM

Roll the Dice

Featuring today's top acts, relaxing spas, and a variety of gaming choices, the Greater Palm Springs area casinos offer a complete entertainment experience.
2015.09.04 08:19 AM

On With the Show!

From the international musical juggernaut known as Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival to intimate poetry readings, the many stages in Greater Palm Springs serve up an incredible menu of entertainment all year.
2015.09.04 08:19 AM

Krishna Das Will Share His Love of Music at Joshua Tree's Bhakti Fest West

Krishna Das, referred to as "Yoga’s Rock Star," for bringing chanting out of the yoga center and into the concert hall, will be a featured performer at Bhakti Fest West in Joshua Tree.
2015.09.01 08:21 AM

David Hernandez Looks Forward to Singing in Front of His Parents in Palm Springs

David Hernandez is no stranger to the spotlight, but the former American Idol finalist will be a tad nervous when he plays in front of his parents during his Palm Springs debut at Copa.
2015.08.31 07:00 AM

Game On! Greater Palm Springs Offers Casino Excitement

Greater Palm Springs casinos offer plenty of betting excitement,award-winning restaurants, soothing spas, and top-tier live shows.
2015.08.28 10:01 AM

Idyllwild Location Brings Added Magic to 'Winterthorne' Premiere

Mystery, intrique, glamour, romance, power and a bit of acerbic comedic levity, Winterthorne has it all as the latest must-see new web series.
2015.08.27 05:27 PM

'Winterthorne' Uses Idyllwild Backdrop for New Web-Based Series

Palm Springs resident and producer Steve Silverman has his hands in an upcoming digital film series, Winterthorne, shot in Idyllwild and set to have its LA premiere this weekend.
2015.08.12 07:00 AM

Splash House Adds Acts to August Lineup

After its first sell-out event in June, the lineup for Splash House's sequel on Aug. 8-9 has grown with a second phase of lineup additions.
2015.06.29 09:56 AM

Hyatt Palm Springs Hosts Summer "Silent DJ" Pool Parties

Hyatt Palm Springs kicks off its summer season with a series of lively “Aqua Libre” Saturday evening summer pool gatherings known as “Silent DJ” parties starting June 20.
2015.06.09 10:44 AM

The Desert's Best

Here are the Readers' Choices for: Best Pizzeria, Best Continental Restaurant, Best Outdoor Dining, and Best Place for Women's Apparel.
2015.05.29 08:25 AM

The Service is the Show

PS Underground has created culinary experiences in the desert since 2013 — from a picnic at the polo grounds to a full-scale re-creation of the last dinner on the Titanic.
2015.05.29 08:24 AM

Short Films, Big Festival

Ask a film lover to describe the moment cinema changed his life, and you’re likely to get an enthusiastic response. For Darryl Macdonald, executive director of the Palm Springs International Film Society, that moment came when his parents took him to see Bonnie and Clyde.
2015.05.29 08:24 AM

Palm Springs International ShortFest Picks Online Selections

The 2015 Palm Springs International ShortFest & Short Film Market has chosen the first 13 films to represent the ShortFest Online Film Festival.
2015.05.26 09:14 AM

Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival Brings Vintage Movies to Camelot Theatre Screens

When Alan Rode took over the Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival in 2008, he made sure it remained true to has remained true to its namesake by paying tribute to black and white vintage films.
2015.05.11 08:42 AM

Jon Polito Will Appear for "Miller's Crossing" Screening at Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival

Miller's Crossing will return to the big screen as the opener to the 16th Annual Arthur Lyons Film Noir Festival on May 14, and with it will be actor Jon Polito, who gained his first role in a Coen Brothers-directed film.
2015.05.10 07:00 AM
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