| 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,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 2:09 PM
You did it. You survived Coachella 2014. Here's a look back at the festival's most memorable moments and the most popular musicians there — according to our readers.
While our music staff compiled its list of "must see" talent, we asked you to...
| 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...
| Jul 17, 2013
Today, MTV revealed the nominations for the 30th annual MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), which will air live from Barclays Center Aug. 25 at 9pm ET/PT. The ceremony will be taking place in Brooklyn for the first time ever, with every artist who wins a...
| Aug 23, 2013
MTV VMA 2013 preview: The MTV Video Music Awards celebrates its 30th anniversary with a move to Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., and a redesigned Moonman award statuette. The MTV Video Music Awards celebrates its 30th anniversary with a move to Barclays...
| Dec 26, 2013
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......
| Nov 8, 2013
Hayley Williams, the super-spunky, flaming-haired singer of alt-pop group Paramore, freely admits the band was nervous about making its newest album. Paramore is, from left, Jeremy Davis, Taylor York and Hayley Williams After all, it’s been nearly...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The 2012 Lollapalooza lineup to be announced Wednesday reaffirms that the culture of DJs and electronic artists is catching up with rock as a live attraction on the lucrative summer festival circuit.
Two of the rock headliners for the Aug. 3-5...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 7:26 AM
Here’s the rundown for Friday, Day 1 of Lollapalooza in Grant Park, as brought to you by yours truly (GK) and my colleague Bob Gendron (BG):
11:45 a.m.: Are they expecting the Normandy invasion? Lollapalooza officials say that security has been...