• Entertainment News

    • INTERVIEW: 10,000 Maniacs founding bass player Steven Gustafson

      By Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez and Belinda Quesada HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  One of the most critically acclaimed bands of the last three decades, 10,000 Maniacs were founded by Robert Buck, Dennis Drew, Steven Gustafson, John Lombardo and Natalie Merchant in the fall of 1981. Jerry Augustyniak joined in 1983. Together with artists like […]

    • INTERVIEW: A conversation with Icon Loni Anderson

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Loni Anderson stars as Frances, the boozy and inappropriately sexy mother of two middle age children, in the new LGBT themes series dubbed, “My Sister is So Gay.” The series premiered January 22, 2017 on Tello Films. Season One features a total of six episodes. Frances’ gay son Seth (played […]

    • INTERVIEW: Ian Hunter seminal Rock Star – Mott the Hoople

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Whilst his achievements during his first decade as a recording artist would have been more than enough to ensure his iconic status, Ian Hunter has never been one to coast on past glories. Indeed, in the past dozen years, he’s made a series of riveting albums that stand with his […]

    • Master Jazz Guitarist, the Legend, Larry Coryell coryell

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock, perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some, Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books. He brought what amounted to a nearly alien sensibility to jazz electric guitar playing in the 1960s. A hard-edged, cutting tone, phrasing, and note-bending that […]

    • INTERVIEW: Rolling Stones and Grateful Dead Manager, the Iconic Sam Cutler rs-7848-91670750-624x420-1352479075

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  Sam Cutler has worked with two of the largest grossing live artists in the world, the Rolling Stones and the Grateful Dead, and has been at the center of some of the most bizarre and historical developments in modern music. Recently published by Sam: You Can’t Always Get What You […]

    • Fee Waybill, The Legendary Tubes yjhddpm9

      HOLLYWOOD (Herald de Paris) —  The Tubes have etched a unique place in the history of rock music. Fee Waybill was formerly the San Francisco group’s roadie until 1972, when he was recruited to be the band’s front man and singer. Garnering a cult following, The Tubes became prominent in the 80’s with their wildly […]


    Art and Culture

    • Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar

      Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar may be the new kid on the block, but his works have already been sold by Christie’s auction house, alongside those by the reputable Parviz Tanavoli, Shirin Neshat, Farhad Moshiri, Reza Derakhshani, Charles Hossein Zenderoudi and many more. The latest to sell was his portrait of Soraya Esfandiari Bakhtiari – a member […]

    • Winners and losers in Capital of Culture

      Splendour and misery have been close neighbours in Marseille for 2,600 years. And last year, when the Phoenician city was the European Capital of Culture, was no exception. Read More

    • Eastern spirit in western watercolours

      Davide Benati is unmistakable. The distinctive mark of the painter from Reggio Emilia is his large watercolours. The Riviera Times spoke to the artist about his history and exclusive work with the Marlborough Gallery in Monaco. Read More