| Feb 25, 2014
| 7:36 AM
SunFest plans to reveal the lineup coming to downtown West Palm Beach April 30-May 4 on the festival’s Facebook page Thursday morning. But we do have one name to name now.
NoCal indie rockers Cake include an April 30 appearance at SunFest on their...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 6:00 AM
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The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is a mere two weeks away, so those looking to impress with underground knowledge better start cramming.
Few souls are more in demand than geeks armed...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:00 AM
In 2010, Foster the People's Mark Foster lived the dream for an aspiring songwriter.
Buoyed by a light-stepping danceable beat, "Pumped Up Kicks" was electronic bubble gum pop with a dark lyrical undercurrent and a carefree tone that quickly went...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Bradley Hanan Carter feared the worst about his future.
The New Zealander singer-songwriter had spent much of the 2000s with his rock band, Steriogram, that was on a major label and had a track in an Apple commercial. Since landing in L.A. though, his...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Food has always played a significant role in the Sweetlife Music + Food Festival, but this year's lineup of chefs, food trucks and more could arguably rival the music talent.
Woodberry Kitchen's Spike Gjerde, one of Baltimore's most famous chef-...
| Mar 16, 2014
| 10:00 PM
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When "Pumped Up Kicks" vaulted Foster the People to rock stardom in summer 2011, it was an odd record to take off in such extreme fashion. Not only was it a mellow, easy-listening tune in a time of dance-driven power-pop, but tucked...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Outkast and Calvin Harris will join Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon and Skrillex as headliners Aug. 1-3 at Lollapalooza. If that sounds a bit familiar, it should — five of the six top acts have played Lollapalooza before.
The latter four acts...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Spring may finally have sprung, but the weather on the U.S. album chart remains wintry, as the "Frozen" soundtrack scored its seventh non-consecutive frame at No. 1 last week.
The Disney animated pic held onto its position atop the chart with a 202,000-...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Maybe Pharrell Williams' over-sized top hat is a good luck charm.
His album "Girl" is in the top 5 on the pop charts; his single "Happy" has sold more than 3.3 million downloads in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan; and earlier today, his latest...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 9:21 AM
Kanye West's "Yeezus" tour is bypassing Australia -- for now. Management for the hip-hop star revealed Tuesday that West's work on a new album will prevent him from performing in May in Australia as originally planned.
That's the bad news. The good news...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 12:47 PM
There's no hiding the intent behind "It's on Again," the new Alicia Keys single boasting guest spots from Kendrick Lamar and Pharrell Williams.
In the song's opening moments, Lamar is heard shouting that this song "is for the warrior"; soon after,...