"How many of you here have ever been on a cruise before?" asks Tegan & Sara's Tegan Quin midway through the duo's 9 PM set on Parahoy!'s opening night. A scant few hands pop out of the sea of young adult arms.
A judge has declared a mistrial in the murder case of a hip-hop promoter already serving a life sentence for smuggling cocaine. U.S. District Judge Colleen McMahon made the ruling Friday in Manhattan federal court after the jury said it was deadlocked. Federal prosecutors had charged James Rosemond and Rodney Johnson in the 2009 shooting death of Lowell Fletcher, an associate of G-Unit.
"Glee" star Lea Michele is heading for the top 10 of the Billboard 200 albums chart. Industry sources forecast the actress/singer's debut set, "Louder," to sell upwards of 50,000 to 60,000 copies by the end of the tracking week on Sunday, March 9.