| Apr 28, 2015
| 2:14 PM
Los Angeles lawmakers grilled the head of the city parks department Tuesday over a controversial plan for the city to operate the Greek Theatre itself, the latest turn in the lengthy battle over the future of the Griffith Park venue.
"This strikes me as...
| Apr 28, 2015
| 8:02 AM
Concert promoter and ticket seller Live Nation said Tuesday that it bought a controlling stake in annual music festival Bonnaroo.
The purchase will boost Live Nation's portfolio of music festivals, which attract hundreds of thousands of people paying...
| Apr 26, 2015
| 5:00 AM
The city of Los Angeles, which has enough problems getting the streets paved and the trash picked up, may now be getting into the concert business. Earlier this month, after a nasty, political fight over which of two entertainment giants should be awarded...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 7:33 PM
Paul McCartney will play the first U.S. arena date of his new Out There Tour at Philadelphia's Wells Fargo Center on June 21, it was announced Friday.
It will be The Beatles' former singer and bassist's first stop in the city in five years, since he...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 2:15 PM
WALLINGFORD - Is the Oakdale Theatre making too much noise?
That's what some of its neighbors seem to think, and the town of Wallingford apparently agrees with them because it has issued a cease and desist order in an effort to remedy noise complaints...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 12:40 PM
At the Green Planet Festival this Saturday in Fort Lauderdale, founder Kyle Michaud says visitors should expect vegetarian eats, flowing organic beer and a very specific clientele: wealthy women in their 30s and 40s.
"When people registered for their...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:39 PM
Country-rock-rap pioneer and man of the people Kid Rock will bring his $20 Best Night Ever summer tour to the Coral Sky Amphitheatre on July 16, a show that takes its name from the bargain-basement admission price.
The tour is pegged to the imminent...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 10:59 AM
Judith Hill is used to false starts in her career.
She was set to have a major platform as Michael Jackson's backup singer for his "This Is It" comeback concerts when he died before they could begin; she was also a leading contender on NBC's "The Voice"...
| Mar 30, 2015
| 5:11 AM
Following a sold-out concert in Miami Saturday night, pop queen and former Boca Raton resident Ariana Grande on Monday announced a July 18 stop for her Honeymoon Tour at the BB&T Center in Sunrise.
Tickets cost $25.25-$75.25 and go on sale at noon...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 3:16 PM
The Los Angeles parks department may be getting into the concert business.
The Board of Recreation and Parks Commissioners voted Wednesday to toss out two multimillion-dollar proposals by major entertainment companies to run the city-owned Greek Theatre...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 4:30 AM
Madonna named her 13th studio album “Rebel Heart.” The title fits the Madge mold of past titles: adjectives, a noun or two, perhaps a preposition, combined to suggest a loose theme.
“Like a Virgin,” “Ray of Light,”...