| Nov 22, 2011
They didn't want it to end this way, but it will.
After 10 years, five albums and roughly 1,500 shows, the Bridge — one of Baltimore's most successful bands — will take the stage one last time on Thanksgiving Eve. Without any opening acts,...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:47 AM
When Alabama Shakes take the Virgin Mobile FreeFest stage on Saturday, the quartet — all from Athens, Alabama — will likely play its biggest hit, "Hold On," within the first few songs.
This is a deliberate move, and also a sort of challenge...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The electronic dance music, or EDM, revolution has officially reached the Peninsula. Staff at Hampton Coliseum announced Wednesday that Pretty Lights and Bassnectar, two of the genre's big names, will perform there Dec. 28 & 29.
Tickets go on sale 10 a....
| Jun 10, 2012
On South Raymond Avenue, a cozy recording studio overlooking the Art Center College of Design's south campus and steps away from the Metro Gold Line is luring musicians to Pasadena.
Eric Lilavois, owner of Crown City Studios, designed it that way....
| Jul 3, 2012
| 10:36 AM
At an open-air studio in Rishikesh, India, Allison Korycki fell in love with yoga, participating in her first class as monkeys hung on the doors of the classroom. Now, the 25-year-old Korycki, who lives in Charles Village, is the director of operations at...
| Nov 8, 2012
| 3:09 PM
Coachella is taking its show on a boat this year, but it’s not the only major music festival testing new waters. Sonar, the long-running Spanish music fest in Barcelona known for ambitious multimedia design work and electronica acts, is taking an...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Preserving the awesome majesty of the ocean is the admirable goal of the inaugural Tortuga Music Festival, April 13-14 on Fort Lauderdale beach. But no one will think less of you if your primary focus is the music.
Country star Kenny Chesney, up-...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 4:14 AM
Grace Potter is well aware of the evanescence of fame and the kind of physical beauty that gets you noticed. So as the decade-in-the-making overnight success story of her band, the Nocturnals, has finally reached pop-culture critical mass, Potter is...
| Mar 8, 2011
With the White Stripes having faded to black and the KROQ landscape laden with emollient rockers such as Coldplay, Kings of Leon and Muse, Louisville, Ky.'s My Morning Jacket remains one of the few great arena rock bands still standing.......
| Jun 14, 2011
Eminem is backtracking on a musical diss of Lady Gaga. Eminem was interviewed at the recent Bonaroo Music Festival, and quoted as saying he thinks Gaga is a "dope" artist....
| Jun 14, 2011
The two men are different. Former Lakers center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar became the master of the sky hook, while rapper Eminem just mastered dropping hooks. Abdul-Jabbar is the author of seven books, mostly on African American history, while Eminem is the...