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Country artists have long paid tribute to rock acts compatible with country music, from the Eagles to Buddy Holly to country-loving British acts the Beatles and Rolling Stones. But a heavy metal act like Motley Crue? For anyone listening to the arena-rock crunch in country music in recent years, country covering the Crue isn't a surprise at all.   Read More...
 
TED NUGENT Wraps Up Summer "SHUTUP&JAM!" Tour With Sold-Out Concert Benefitting The 'Show Of Support Memorial' For Our Troops   Read More...
 
Fans of Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera gather at a makeshift memorial outside the Basilica of Guadalupe in Monterrey, Mexico on Dec. 10, 2012, the day after she died in a plane crash. (File photo by AFP/Getty Images)   Read More...
 
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and TRAFFIC co-founding member--will make a special appearance at The GRAMMY Museum® in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday, September 16.   Read More...
 
Jamie Masada, the owner of the fabled Los Angeles-based comedy club the Laugh Factory, vividly remembers a warm exchange with comic Richard Jeni of the two sharing words of encouragement and gentle ribbing.   Read More...
 
During his monthly residence at New York's 20,000-seat Madison Square Garden, Billy Joel, as he usually does, began his encore with his bouncy 1983 biggie, "Uptown Girl." The song hit No. 3 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart and No. 2 on its adult contemporary chart at the time.   Read More...
 
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Wednesday night at The Greek turned into a spectacular display of guitar prowess and skill as Jeff Beck, ZZ Top and opening act Tyler Bryant blew away the crowd on a perfect night in Los Angeles.   Read More...
 
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When writing professionally, I almost never refer to myself, but I will here. Since seeing my first concerts, The Yellow Balloon at a car show at the old Pan Pacific Auditorium in Los Angeles in 1967, and Rick Nelson & The Stone Canyon Band at the San Gabriel Civic in 1968, I guess I've probably seen close to 2,000 shows (heck, I've seen Jethro Tull/Ian Anderson 72 times, The Kinks & Eric Clapton each more than 50 times) - and this was my 12th Paul McCartney concert.   Read More...
 
History repeats itself in a many ways. Peter Feldmann and the Very Lonesome Boys echo the past through their music, which they will perform for the Pasadena Folk Music Society's concert series at Caltech on Saturday.   Read More...
 
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Counting Crows will combine some of its hits with new material from its forthcoming album, "Somewhere Under Wonderland," when the group makes its final stop on its recent worldwide tour. The Los Angeles concert, at the Greek Theatre on Aug. 17, is expected to provide a glimpse of what's next for the rock band, which formed in Berkeley in the early '90s.   Read More...
 
Nederlander Concerts and Sunset Strip Music Festival (SSMF) organizers today announced that Los Angeles producer and DJ, DESTRUCTO w   Read More...
 
Voices of L.A. is designed to cross cultural lines yet show the unifying element present in the diverse community of Los Angeles. The free Krupnick Festival of the Arts production will feature presentations showcasing award-winning musicians, dancers, visual artists and poets by pairing these art makers with award-winning Jewish artists. Together, the aim is to shine a bright light on the rich tapestry of ethnicities, cultures and disciplines found in the City of Angels.   Read More...
 
STUDIO CITY Fourteen-year-old Nathan Benning cradled a violin 14 months in the making, fitted it to a freckly chin, then launched into a deep and resonant minor violin concerto.   Read More...
 
Counting Crows will combine some of its hits with new material from its forthcoming album, "Somewhere Under Wonderland," when the group makes its final stop on its recent worldwide tour.   Read More...
 
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Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort of "The Fault in Our Stars" rode a victorious wave at the Teen Choice Awards. The actors were honored with several prizes at Sunday's fan-favorite extravaganza, including choice drama movie actor and breakout movie star for Elgort and choice drama and action movie actress for "Divergent" star Woodley.   Read More...
 
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Former Beatles front man Paul McCartney performed a sold-out concert on Sunday night as part of his Out There tour, marking his return to the iconic stadium since The Beatles' penultimate concert on Aug. 28, 1966. "Dodger Stadium? I haven't been here for a while," McCartney said, pausing to listen to the sound of more than 50,000 cheering fans.   Read More...
 
Coming to Downtown LA at DARK NIGHTS at L.A. LIVE on Friday, August 22 from 5 p.m   Read More...
 
 

COACHELLA 2014

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The weather started out dreary and drizzling Friday evening at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival and didn't warm up until Sunday. The usual triple-digit heat was not missed.   Read More...
 
Leave it to Arcade Fire to spark controversy during the band's last performance to close out the final weekend of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.   Read More...
 
Photographer August Bradley
At Coachella 2014, Lucent Dossier Experience brought their biggest and most mesmerizing show yet to the Gobi stage on Sunday night, in addition to a breathtaking performance at The Do LaB stage for their 10th year in a row on Friday night! Known for their unique fusion of tantalizing dance, aerial maneuvers, cutting-edge costumes, and heart throbbing electronic music, Lucent Dossier is set to enchant audiences again for Weekend 2.   Read More...
 
Photographer August Bradley
If your on your way to Coachella this weekend ....It's a big year for both Lucent Dossier Experience The Do LaB! Lucent closes out the festival on Sunday night at the Gobi stage and has an entirely different show for The Do LaB stage on Friday night.   Read More...
 
First weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.   Read More...
 
 
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