| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:00 PM
It’s both kinda funny and annoyingly ironic that these young adult dystopian movies, usually focused on finding one special person to change society, so often feel interchangeable.
Yet “Insurgent,” the latest in the “...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 4:05 AM
Though its film and interactive portions have been cranking out news — and hype — for the better part of a week, the annual South by Southwest conference officially launches its music programming Tuesday, bringing more than 2,000 acts to...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 11:00 AM
The main attraction at a sold-out gig, TV on the Radio wasn't scheduled to perform until after 10 p.m.
But at Pappy & Harriet's, the dusty little roadhouse off Route 62 near Joshua Tree, sound check is far from a private affair. So on a recent Friday...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Interpol recently released one of its most accomplished albums, "El Pintor" (Matador), its first in four years. But founding guitarist Daniel Kessler says he had no idea what to expect when it first started taking shape with the band at a career...
| Dec 31, 2014
| 2:06 PM
How can a band be so young and so good? For Modern Vices, a group created in 2013 and consisting of 19- and 20-year-old Elmhurst natives, the quality is not a fluke.
The band's rise from Chicago-area house shows to appearances at music showcase CMJ in...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 12:15 PM
"We were pretty conscious of wanting to look a certain way. We wanted people to recognize us as being in a band when we walked down the street, even if they didn't know which band we were. Chuck Taylors signaled that."
— Albert Hammond Jr. of...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:46 PM
Fans came clad in both bohemian styles and band T-shirts to the Coral Skies Music Festival in West Palm Beach on Sunday. Blankets were brought and folding chairs were lugged as concert aficionados walked around the venue sampling food truck cuisine,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Thousands of new pop, hip-hop, EDM, rock, country and R&B offerings have been uploaded and eclipsed since we all put away our Anna, Elsa and Lorde Halloween costumes. Where to start? Here are three albums worthy of a closer look:
| Jul 9, 2014
| 5:08 PM
“Party girls don’t get hurt,” Sia claims in her Top 20 summer hit “Chandelier,” which also opens her new album. It’s an idea she spends the rest of “1000 Forms of Fear” disproving.
An Australian singer and...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 4:13 AM
Because you can never have too much good outdoor music during what passes for fall in South Florida, Live Nation has created the Coral Skies Music Festival, a kaleidoscope of youthful acts gathering Oct. 26 at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach....
| Sep 15, 2014
| 3:38 PM
An all-star tribute to the music of George Harrison scheduled for Sept. 28 has sold out and will move from the original site at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles to the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood, event organizers announced Monday.
The move will allow...