| Dec 10, 2012
| 3:34 PM
Boosting the star power at the first of KROQ-FM's two Almost Acoustic Christmas concerts over the weekend, No Doubt frontwoman Gwen Stefani put in an unannounced appearance at the Gibson Amphitheatre on Saturday night with her husband Gavin Rossdale's...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 9:30 AM
My Chemical Romance has broken up.
Following a decade-plus run in which it ascended from the emo-punk underground to platinum-plated pop stardom, the New Jersey band announced its dissolution Friday night in a statement posted on its website.
| Nov 12, 2012
| 10:55 AM
Linkin Park, The Killers, Jack White, Rise Against, Bush and Garbage top the list of acts playing the 2012 KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas taking place Dec. 8 and 9 at Gibson Amphitheatre.
Also on the bill for the 23rd edition of the show are Fun, M83,...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 9:03 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The American Music Awards know their place in the landscape of music-related award shows.
The ceremony doesn't have the prestige of the Grammys or the cheeky irreverence of MTV's Video Music Awards -- and certainly not the ratings of...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 8:04 AM
Adele named her sophomore album "21" after her age at the time she was recording it. This week, the title takes on new significance, as "21" becomes the 21st album in the history of Nielsen SoundScan to sell 10 million copies.
Last week the set -- which...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:24 AM
The Farm Bureau Live amphitheater in Virginia Beach announced two concerts this week: Maroon 5 and Kelly Clarkson on Sept. 8 and ShaggFest featuring rappers J. Cole and Pusha T on June 15.
Adam Levine's Maroon 5 tops the bill of a Honda Civic tour...
| Nov 14, 2012
Stevie Wonder was a winner at the first American Music Awards. And he will be a performer at the 40th American Music Awards at 8 p.m. Sunday on ABC. He will salute the late Dick Clark, who created the awards and produced the star-filled telecast. Clark...
| Nov 18, 2012
"It's kind of a big deal for me; I haven't played it live yet," says Ke$ha, who will perform her new single "Die Young" at the 2012 American Music Awards....
| Feb 23, 2013
It’s Friday night, and in a smallish music room, an audience of just more than 100 – nearly all teens – are gathered as teens normally do for a local show: a handful against the rail in front of the......
| May 8, 2012
| 7:41 PM
Viddy (free, iOS 4.2 or later)
What it is: An app to capture, embellish and share short videos. It's the equivalent of video Twitter, but instead of a 140-character tweet, Viddy lets you share 15-second videos across your social network.
How it works:...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Linkin Park has been around for 12 years now, but it was only last year that it made what has been hailed as its best album.
On Thursday, the veteran band will perform at Verizon Center as part of its "A Thousand Suns" tour, which recently completed...