| Mar 19, 2014
| 10:10 AM
Last night, Arcade Fire hit Bridgeport on their Reflektor Tour, playing to a crowd of fancily dressed and costumed fans at the Webster Bank Arena. The band requested the dress-code for the entire arena tour, and a free photo booth was set up to capture...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 9:16 AM
Want to know which celebrities are coming to Chicago? Here's a list of upcoming appearances -- from concerts and book signings to charity events and red carpets -- in and around the city.
And if you know about an appearance that isn't listed below,...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Less than three months ago, Atlanta outfit Outkast played its first full-length show in a decade at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. The set - analyzed by thousands in absentia via live stream - was less than universally praised, with...
| Jun 28, 2014
| 8:38 AM
By Paul Sandle
PILTON, England, June 28 (Reuters) - Revellers at
Glastonbury Festival were gearing up for a rockier line-up on
the Pyramid Stage on Saturday, culminating in Metallica's
appearance as the first heavy metal band to top the bill at
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Before Canadian indie-pop duo Tegan and Sara released their most recent album last year, Sara Quin said "Heartthrob" was an attempt to broaden its sound and capture a more mainstream audience.
With its '80s-influenced, electronic and new wave-edged...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 5:00 AM
This weekend's Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas will feature some of the biggest acts in dance music, including Calvin Harris, Tiesto and Avicii.
But even festival promoters readily acknowledge these superstar DJs are not necessarily the major...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell and Blake Shelton have been added to the bill at the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards.
Clear Media and Entertainment announced the first slate of acts for the three-hour, fan-voted show early Monday.
Also slated to...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 3:44 PM
Coachella's great if you're rich, tan and beautiful, but those who fall outside that demographic should know that it's not all rose gardens, $15 artisan cocktails and Baco Mercat wraps.
In fact, those with body image issues or a flat-lined bank account...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:02 AM
On "Turn Blue" (Nonesuch), their eighth album, the Black Keys slip further away from their muddy, grungy blues-rock origins. The duo of Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney began more than a decade ago with an Ohio-centric garage-punk take on Mississippi hill-...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:09 PM
You did it. You survived Coachella 2014. Here's a look back at the festival's most memorable moments and the most popular musicians there — according to our readers.
While our music staff compiled its list of "must see" talent, we asked you to...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:27 PM
Fans who have spent the last 15 years waiting for Jeff Mangum to return to the stage have gotten an unexpected deluge of shows.
First came the reclusive Mangum's first Coachella appearance (as a solo artist) last year. Then came the full return of his...