| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:35 AM
WASHINGTON East Carolina University's Greg Hurley is going abroad again for a two-week trip this month, but not exactly for a classic vacation.
It will be Beirut for the viola and violin teacher, who's left Greenville, N.C., every summer for the last...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 11:20 AM
Date: May 31
Her story: Kia Houston, 37, grew up in Baltimore and Randallstown. She is a budget specialist for the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Her parents, Vernetta and Daniel Wilson, live in Randallstown. His story: Mike Castille,...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 10:25 AM
Musical festivals are a great opportunity to escape, but when it comes to electronic music, that escape is a whole different world.
The good vibes, the crazy costumes, the smiles on everyone’s faces, these events are the only times you can do...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 3:13 PM
The impending arrival of the Made in America festival in Los Angeles hasn’t been without controversy.
Back in April when Jay Z stood on the steps of City Hall alongside Mayor Eric Garcetti to announce plans for his two-day festival to take over...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:27 AM
When saying goodbye, weeping can come with the territory. In its own way, the party-starting Baltimore rap duo AK Slaughter knows this painfully well.
At a recent cover shoot for their forthcoming and final EP, “It's Not You ... It's Us,”...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 3:42 PM
The teenage cancer patient with a gift for rhymes lived long enough to realize his dream of becoming a recording artist, but not to see his debut rap album hit the music charts.
Jeff Mortimer, who inspired fellow pediatric patients and adults alike with...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 8:20 AM
The 5th annual North Coast Music Festival has announced their official aftershows. More often than not, these aftershows are an opportunity for folks to keep the party going after the festival shuts down for the night.
The entire aftershow list is...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 2:41 PM
Steve Aoki, the popular electro house DJ, producer and founder of Dim Mak Records, has listed his contemporary home in Hollywood Hills West for sale at $1.199 million.
The modern residence, built in 1990, opens in grand fashion to a voluminous living...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 12:26 PM
Kanye West and Iggy Azalea have been added to the West Coast lineup of the Budweiser Made in America festival slated to take place Aug. 30-31 at Grand Park in downtown Los Angeles, Live Nation unveiled on Wednesday.
West will topline the final night...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 4:30 PM
SELLER: Steve Aoki
LOCATION: Los Angeles, CA
SIZE: 2,480 square feet, 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms
YOUR MAMA'S NOTES: Cake-throwing electro house DJ Steve Aoki re-listed his modern minded house in L.A, as we first read on Realtor.com, with...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Back when young producer/DJ Ashland Mines was living in Chicago, he was an arbiter of taste much as he is now, but on a smaller scale. Not yet working under the name Total Freedom, Mines was throwing the occasional party or event, making mix tapes for...