| May 5, 2014
| 11:04 AM
One of the biggest stars on rock 'n' roll radio isn't a rock 'n' roller at all.
Long-standing L.A. rock station KROQ-FM on Monday morning unveiled the lineup for its annual day-long Weenie Roast festival, and leading the bill is EDM star Avicii. The...
| May 17, 2014
| 5:40 AM
Lady Antebellum came out swinging Friday night, with an entertaining entrance from the back of Hard Rock Live and the trio's current hit, "Compass."
They didn't let up from there, keeping their collective feet on the gas pedal throughout their 90-...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The iHeartRadio Music Awards stole NBC’s heart, with the network announcing Tuesday that it would pick up the show for 2015.
Last week’s telecast attracted 5.4 million viewers, a disappointing figure considering the 65 million fan votes that...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Behind every hit song there are the songwriters, and on Wednesday night they were recognized at ASCAP's 31st annual Pop Music Awards at the Loews Hollywood Hotel.
Legendary rocker and songwriter, Tom Petty, was honored with ASCAP's Founders Award for his...
| 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...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 2:30 PM
For those artists who walked out of the Grammys empty-handed, they get another chance at a trophy next month at the Billboard Music Awards on May 18.
Lorde, a newcomer to the awards, and Imagine Dragons boast the most nominations with 12 each. Lorde took...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Last May, the Dutch dance music label Spinnin' Records quietly uploaded part of a new track to its social media accounts. "Animals (Teaser)" was an instrumental number, full of evil sing-songy synth riffs and stuttering drums.
Early speculation pegged...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 8:00 AM
How much legwork does pop stardom require?
Next weekend Aloe Blacc will appear along with some of music's buzziest acts — OutKast, Haim, Skrillex, Lorde — at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, the idyllic annual gathering near...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
The "Frozen" soundtrack, 2014's seemingly tireless sales champ, retook the No. 1 position on the U.S. album chart last week.
Dipping scarcely 1%, the animated hit's companion album shifted 99,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan data for the week...
| 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...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 10:38 AM
After bringing his shimmering brand of old-school pizazz to the Super Bowl, Bruno Mars will head back out on the road.
The performer will launch the next leg of his current Moonshine Jungle tour with a 40-date trek across North America.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:58 PM
The struggle of the artist is a story we've heard many times before. After all, not everyone can be successful. The world of the musically gifted is limited, and rightfully so - it is reserved solely for true talent.
Meet Michael Brun, a 21-...