| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:52 AM
No band in recent memory has been as simultaneously adored and despised as Nickelback. On one hand, the Canadian group regularly plays arenas (such as Hartford's XL Center), sells tons of records (2011's Here and Now topped Billboard's Rock Album charts),...
| Apr 24, 2012
| 1:43 PM
A traveling EDM festival might have seemed like a far-fetched notion, but Live Nation's IDentity is returning this year, with a show planned at Jiffy Lube Live again.
The festival, which last year attracted big-timer Kaskade, back when when he didn't...
| 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...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 4:25 AM
Justin Bieber may be Canadian, but he was the all-American boy at Sunday night's American Music Awards.
The pop singer dominated the awards show, winning three trophies, including artist of the year. His mom joined him onstage as he collected the award,...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Friday's Morning Fix roundup includes links to stories about HBO and Netflix, Chelsea Clinton, Ron Burkle and a preview of the upcoming box office....
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Ron Burkle buys boutique concert promoter Artist Group International, after having unsuccessfully bid to buy two other music companies, Warner Music Group and EMI....
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Last year, up-and-coming band Hot Chelle Rae was a special guest and played a few songs during Sandburg High School's Sandburg's Got Talent show. This …...
| Feb 5, 2012
| 4:22 PM
What sets Rise Against apart from other hard rock bands is that, despite its ability to play thunderous music, the group’s songs have a melodic basis that shines through the volume. Rise Against also is a band for whom the......