| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:18 AM
Jack U – the all-star DJ combo of Skrillex and Diplo – will make its Midwest debut at the Spring Awakening Festival on June 12-14 in Soldier Field.
Promoter React Presents announced the headlining addition Thursday to the festival lineup,...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 9:50 AM
When the Firefly Music Festival released its 2015 lineup earlier this month, the first name was mysteriously blurred out, likely in an attempt to drum up some needed intrigue. Today the final headliner's name was released: Paul McCartney.
| Feb 4, 2015
| 10:11 AM
The annual late-spring dance-music marathon, Spring Awakening, will return June 12-14 to Soldier Field with headliners Zedd, Hardwell and Tiesto.
The lineup for the event's fourth Chicago visit, announced Wednesday, will see more than 75 artists perform...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 10:10 AM
It's almost like a horror movie: Just when you though the summer concert festival season was finally over, a bony hand reaches from the grave and grabs you for one last sequel.
Hard Day of the Dead wraps up the year's fest glut at the Pomona Fairplex...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Throughout the first night of Hard Day of the Dead at the Pomona Fairplex, a new sound tore through the air. It was the shriek of fans, strapped to a cable 100 feet high, barreling down a zipline over the tens of thousands of ravers below.
More than any...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
It was a good night for Katy Perry, Ariana Grande, One Direction and more of the big winners at MTV's 2014 Europe Music Awards, which took place on Sunday in Glasgow, Scotland. See below the full list of winners:
Katy Perry - "Dark Horse ft....
| May 1, 2014
| 8:30 PM
The first-ever iHeart Radio Music Awards kicked off live on NBC at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The show aired over 150 iHeart radio stations across the country, and 60 million votes have been cast for several categories of this awards show....
| May 11, 2014
| 2:43 PM
"I got 20 minutes," Calvin Harris said as his set at Wango Tango came to a close, and that was all he needed.
Careful not to offend his host, the Scottish DJ was complaining ever so mildly about the brevity of his slot at this annual pop-music...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Beyoncé leads all nominations for the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards with eight, the network unveiled Thursday morning. Nods were spread among numerous hits from the pop diva's provocative, self-titled visual album, which she released without warning late...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Ariana Grande is the first performer to be announced for this year's MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 24.
The pop singer and "Sam and Cat" star announced the news today at MTV's special revival of "Total Request Live," renamed "Total Ariana Live" for the...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Business has been good so far in 2014 for concert promoters in South Florida, continuing last year’s theme that saw North American attendance up 23 percent and gross receipts up 26 percent, according to Billboard data.
The trend locally seems...