| May 22, 2014
| 3:32 AM
On May 30, Haitian-born trumpeter and composer Jean Caze, the former FIU student who has opened for Wynton Marsalis, Roy Hargrove and Jimmy Heath, will perform at the Museum of Contemporary Art in North Miami, the same space that in March reverberated...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 10:09 AM
The Chicago juke and footwork producer DJ Rashad has died, according to his representatives. He was 34.
The artist and DJ, born Rashad Hanif Harden and based out of Calumet City, Ill., passed away around 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Chicago's lower west side....
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
OutKast will headline the 2014 BET Experience, the three-day music festival scheduled for June in downtown Los Angeles.
Black Entertainment Television is expected to make an official announcement Monday that the Atlanta duo will topline the festival&...
| May 12, 2014
| 9:50 AM
A man who was shot and killed by police at Universal CityWalk early Monday was carrying a gun and had fired into the crowd, police said.
No officers were injured in the 1:15 a.m. shooting outside Infusion Lounge as police responded to a disturbance...
| May 18, 2014
| 2:15 PM
When it comes to Lauryn Hill, expect to wait.
Fans of the acclaimed neo-soul singer are still holding out for a proper studio follow-up to the 1998 Grammy-dominating LP “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” In a 2012 note on her Tumblr, she...
| May 12, 2014
| 5:02 PM
A Los Angeles court named the daughter of longtime radio personality Casey Kasem his temporary conservator even though the whereabouts of the ailing DJ were unknown, the attorney for daughter Kerri Kasem said on Monday.
The ruling marks the latest...
| May 13, 2014
| 11:02 AM
Concerts presented at Symphony Center over the last couple of evenings have found local symphony orchestras seeking to reinvigorate the classical concert hall experience, either by bringing popular culture into the mix, having different ethnic...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Cocktails were already being served when Izzy Lawrence dropped her bags with a smiling Surf Air attendant.
The DJ-slash-model-slash-BBC-TV-presenter-slash-Oxford-grad snapped pics with her friends inside the private-plane terminal of the Burbank...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:00 AM
At Armin van Buuren’s Friday night show at the Forum, two of the bigger trends in dance music of the last few years converged. Arena-ready EDM, meet the ongoing '90s revival.
For decades the Dutch trance-music artist had been one of those...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The Duchess of Cambridge wore a pale outfit with a peplum top and box-pleated skirt by Alexander McQueen on Wednesday when she and Prince William visited Elizabeth, a suburb of Adelaide, Australia. Among other things, the pair tried out a DJ deck at a...
| May 19, 2014
| 2:44 PM
What do Chance the Rapper, Rockie Fresh and Vic Mensa have in common, other than being Chicago rappers garnering national attention?
They've all worked with Closed Sessions, meaning that Michael Kolar and Alex Fruchter, the team behind the Humboldt...