| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:01 PM
As the start of the 2014 MTV Movie Awards approached Sunday evening, hundreds of fans gathered behind the roped-off red carpet at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles, awaiting the arriving stars and screaming for the cameras.
| Apr 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
INDIO — As a giant impenetrable scrum of attendees waited for New Zealand singer Lorde, 17, to take the Outdoor stage at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Nearby, MGMT played the main stage, and the chorus of its song "The Youth"...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Outkast and Calvin Harris will join Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon and Skrillex as headliners Aug. 1-3 at Lollapalooza. If that sounds a bit familiar, it should — five of the six top acts have played Lollapalooza before.
The latter four acts...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Rihanna, Justin Timberlake and Imagine Dragons lead the nominations for the inaugural iHeartRadio Music Awards.
Rihanna leads the pack with seven nods across five categories, including artist of the year, song of the year and best collaboration -- ...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:00 PM
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicks off April 11. The Times' pop music staffers weigh in on the artists they're most looking forward to seeing.
Chance the Rapper: This Chicago-born artist is one of the great hopes of a new hip-hop...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 10:00 AM
In Zedd's latest club number, "Find You," he implores the listener to "turn up your night."
The Russian-born DJ and producer's electro-house number is a quintessential dance club anthem, but there's also something more at work here than just the same...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 26, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Record of the Year: "Get Lucky," Daft Punk feat. Pharrell Williams
Song of the Year: "Royals," Lorde
Best Country Album: "Same Trailer, Different Park," Kacey Musgraves
Best Pop Vocal Album: "Unorthodox Jukebox," Bruno Mars