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You can watch it here starting Saturday at Slipknot's KNOTFEST Simulcast Saturday, October 25 & Sunday, October 26   Read More...
 
he Los Angeles Philharmonic has partnered with several Downtown Los Angeles
restaurants for Get Your Phil -   Read More...
 
Alternative prog-rockers Primus, who formed in San Francisco in 1984, released its eighth studio album this week, "Primus and the Chocolate Factory with The Fungi Ensemble." The new album re-imagines the music from the classic 1971 Gene Wilder musical, including "Candy Man" (a hit for Sammy Davis, Jr. in 1972), "Pure Imagination" and "I Want it Now."   Read More...
 
A Heavy Metal Fest is a-brewing in the Inland Empire this weekend just in time to kick off the Halloween celebrations with the likes of heavy metal bands, nu metal and other douchy labels that should all mean "METAL." Slipknot will headline the Saturday and Sunday bills of Knotfest,   Read More...
 
A member of the popular musical group Banda el Recodo was found dead in the Pacific resort city of Mazatlan early Wednesday, and his wife and her alleged lover were detained on suspicion of murder.   Read More...
 
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An overnight fire in West Hollywood damaged Kat Von D's tattoo shop and a next door barber shop today.   Read More...
 
More than 100 free tickets to the downtown Made in America concert were given to Los Angeles city departments or city representatives by Mayor Eric Garcetti's staff, according to a state filing provided by his office.   Read More...
 
OZZY OSBOURNE can add a few more #1's to his career. His MEMOIRS OF A MADMAN DVD (Epic Records/Legacy Recordings), released October 14, entered the Nielsen Soundscan charts at #1 in the U.S, while also landing at the top of the charts in Sweden, Finland, and Canada.   Read More...
 
Alfred Wertheimer, the photographer whose portraits of Elvis Presley documented the birth of a music legend, has died.   Read More...
 
The Do LaB has teamed up with Goldenvoice and Headtron to put together what is sure to be LA's wildest Halloween party, Cirque Du Freq Halloween. The deep musical lineup includes Tipper, Quixotic, RussLiquid, Gladkill, Sugarpill, ChrisB., Goldrush, jOBOT, Jupit3r, Morillo, Jonathan Singer and Jigglesworth.   Read More...
 
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A wide gamut of new music reviews this week include: Aretha Franklin takes on divas, comes out swinging; Jessie Ware cruises on sophomore album; Flying Lotus moves deeper into the unknown; Little Big Town top-notch on new album; Tuneful tunes with touch of twang from Brad Colerick ...   Read More...
 
Some of the loudest, fastest and darkest bands will gather at the San Manuel Amphitheater in Devore for Knotfest, a pre-Halloween heavy metal extravaganza for the not-so faint of heart.   Read More...
 
Friday is often a graveyard for network television, populated with low-rated news shows and reruns of series episodes from earlier in the week.   Read More...
 
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Grammy Award-winning musician Brian Setzer donated his signature orange Gretsch guitar to the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History during a ceremony Oct. 17.   Read More...
 
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Dave Grohl doesn't think small. What began as an idea to challenge his band, Foo Fighters, turned into an HBO television series that celebrates the musical heritage of eight American cities and the idea of music as a community. "Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways" debuts Friday at 11 p.m.   Read More...
 
Brian Setzer will receive an honor today few rockers have received. In an announcement on his website, one of Setzer's guitars will go to the Smithsonian Institution Museum in Washington, D.C.   Read More...
 
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Concert review: Gerard Way at the Henry Fonda Theatre in Hollywood   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...
 
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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...
 
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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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