| Apr 24, 2014
| 3:27 PM
The event: The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers – better known as ASCAP – honored the lowercase-with-a-period band fun. with its Vanguard Award and the legendary Tom Petty with its Founders Award at the ASCAP Pop Music...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 4:19 AM
Miami-born, SoCal-raised, globally in-demand EDM mystic Steve Aoki will turn up with his turntables in an unusual spot on April 18: poolside at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood.
Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Friday for $54 ($79 day of...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 8:00 PM
Jay Z led the pack in the race for Grammy Awards earning nine nominations including one for Rap Album and two nominations in the Rap/Sung Collaboration category. Kendrick Lamar, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Pharrell and Justin Timberlake also scored big...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:34 AM
With only a month to go until the release of her new album, Lady Gaga is putting the promotional engine into overdrive -- so much so that now she's promoting things other than "Artpop."
The singer late Wednesday posted a video for her song "Aura," which...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:43 PM
Daft Punk took the top honors at the 56th Grammy Awards on Sunday when they took the awards for record of the year for "Get Lucky," with Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers, and album of the year for "Random Access Memories." They also nabbed the awards...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 2:31 PM
Those looking for evidence that commercial rock 'n' roll music as we have known it — the kind featuring an electric guitarist — is in a coma need only examine a few recent incidents for proof.
Most prominently, the major nominations for...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 1:18 PM
Before Demi Lovato appeared in the flesh, she appeared on-screen -- the central figure in an underwater video sequence projected above the stage at Anaheim’s Honda Center.
The introduction was in keeping with Lovato’s path as an entertainer,...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Apple will host the first iTunes Festival in the United States next month at SXSW, with a lineup of musical acts to include Coldplay, Imagine Dragons, Pitbull, Keith Urban and Zedd.
The tech giant has held the iTunes Festival annually in London since...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 10:20 AM
The "American Idol" top-10 performance show, in which the singers took on songs that, since 2011, have charted in the top 10, had its share of curiosities: an opening tribute to selfies, set to the Chainsmokers' viral creation "#Selfie"; ongoing...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1.SMOKEY ROBINSON There’s a fair argument to be made that Smokey Robinson is the greatest R&B/pop singer of all time. Robinson, 73, as a member of Motown greats The Miracles......
| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:13 AM
DJ James Nasty, 32, has been producing and recording music since 2003.
The Prince George's County native, who now resides in Mount Vernon, has had the opportunity to play music all over the country, and has heard his songs played on Baltimore radio...