| Apr 4, 2014
It's a sign of downtown Los Angeles' maturity and significance as a cultural destination that rap impresario Jay Z wants to bring his Budweiser Made in America Festival to Grand Park over Labor Day weekend. The tickets-only event at the Civic Center...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:32 PM
Looks like Justin Timberlake is in mighty high demand.
Pop’s comeback kid is already slated to trot his 20/20 Experience world tour back through North America this summer -- including a gig at Staples Center on Aug. 12 -- but Timberlake will...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 6:46 AM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and rapper Jay Z are scheduled to appear outside City Hall on Wednesday for what is expected to be an announcement on a two-day music festival for Labor Day weekend in Grand Park.
The Budweiser Made in America, which...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 2:30 PM
A Jay Z "curated" music festival being staged in downtown Los Angeles over Labor Day weekend will run concurrently with one in Philadelphia.
On the steps of City Hall on Wednesday, the music mogul and Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:40 PM
OutKast and Vampire Weekend will headline a roster of 45 bands at the inaugural Big Guava Music Festival, a 3-day music and midway event to debut May 2-4 at the Mid-Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre and the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa.
| Nov 16, 2013
| 9:42 AM
Kelly Bailey was so blown away by Pink's recent Chicago concert that she hopped online to nab tickets to the star's Wednesday show at Rosemont's Allstate Arena. But the 30-year-old speech pathologist couldn't stomach paying scalper markups online —...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:07 AM
The inaugural Coastline Festival is an act of faith for Neil Jacobsen, who believes the seeds he is planting this weekend can flourish, no matter how parched the environment. The harvest, he believes, will come.
“We’re not gonna get rich...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:31 AM
For all the outreach that happens in downtown Fort Lauderdale’s FAT Village, many folks who live around the area remain hesitant to dip a toe in. Even the monthly Art Walk is a challenge for those people able to walk without falling down, but...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Paul Simon and Sting will tour together in 2014, not just as touring partners but as onstage collaborators in a show that will make a stop at the renovated Forum in Inglewood on Feb. 15.
An announcement from Live Nation Global Touring, which is...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 11:47 AM
Lady Gaga is ready to hear applause in arenas across North America this spring. The always provocative pop star is readying a tour in support of her latest album, “Artpop.”
Billed as “artRave: The ARTPOP Ball” Gaga’s...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:50 AM
Apologies to those who thought One Direction was just another flash-in-the-pan boy band. The British group is proving unstoppable.
One Direction's third album, “Midnight Memories,” debuted at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard 200 chart...