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Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

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  • Lauryn Hill worth the wait at Club Nokia

    Lauryn Hill worth the wait at Club Nokia
    When it comes to Lauryn Hill, expect to wait.  Fans of the acclaimed neo-soul singer are still holding out for a proper studio follow-up to the 1998 Grammy-dominating LP “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” In a 2012 note on her Tumblr, she...
  • Hey, grievance-mongers, lighten up on the 'cultural appropriation' complaints

    Hey, grievance-mongers, lighten up on the 'cultural appropriation' complaints
    Bet you didn’t know that white people eating tacos falls into the category of “cultural appropriation.” Well, it does now. This past May 5 — a.k.a. Cinco de Mayo — two colleges canceled or significantly altered their annual...
  • Moby, Claude VonStroke headline Splash House festival

    Moby, Claude VonStroke headline Splash House festival
    Still not ready to give up your Sahara and Yuma Tent fix yet? Splash House, the growing summertime dance music mini-fest in Palm Springs, has set its 2014 lineup, and it's a notably suaver addition to the usual summer EDM-fest fare. Moby, Claude...
  • LED makes a splash in EDM

    LED makes a splash in EDM
    Before he became one of the West Coast's foremost dance music promoters, Johnny Shockey played hockey for the junior-league San Diego Gulls and trained with the L.A. Kings. His two most recent careers don't share much of a skill set. But an ability to...
  • Australia: Vivid Sydney's crazy big light fest opens with Opera House

    Australia: Vivid Sydney's crazy big light fest opens with Opera House
    If only Coachella had an iconic building and amazing 3-D digital light projections for its annual music fest. It might look a bit like Vivid Sydney, the light, music and ideas festival in its sixth year that kicked off Friday in Australia.  It began...
  • Le Butcherette's Teri Suarez still angry, even without the pig's head

     Le Butcherette's Teri Suarez still angry, even without the pig's head
    Teri Suarez doesn't like to talk about her penchant for losing control, but if asked, she will recall when it first began happening. It was long before the hard-hitting, Mexican American songwriter ever took the stage covered in blood — the...
  • Lana Del Rey overwhelmed by her image at the Shrine

    Lana Del Rey overwhelmed by her image at the Shrine
    Lana Del Rey poses so powerfully that her voice can sometimes feel like a liability. On Friday night the image-obsessed pop star ended her current tour – a brief North American run meant to stoke anticipation of her upcoming album “...
  • Bruno Mars at the Hollywood Bowl: Playful, precise and pure fun

    Bruno Mars is a rare pop star who can make looking backward feel like the future.  At his sold-out show at the Hollywood Bowl on Saturday night, Mars drew from Frankie Valli and the Police, the Motown hit factory and shimmery '70s funk and disco. And...
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  • Desert Daze kicks up some dust

    Desert Daze kicks up some dust
    In a dress made of cannabis, Julie Edwards of the band Deap Vally slammed hard on her drums as partner Lindsey Troy slashed at a guitar and howled beneath some tilted, slender palms in arid Mecca, Calif. In front of the indie rock duo was a crowd of dusty...
  • Tech mogul Oliver Luckett connects with emerging artists in a big way

     Tech mogul Oliver Luckett connects with emerging artists in a big way
    Oliver Luckett has perfected the art of excess. Seemingly every inch of the walls in his Los Angeles tech start-up, theAudience, is crowded with murals and framed works by street artists such as Shepard Fairey as well as contemporary artists like Jere...
  • Coachella: Home rentals near music festival are averaging $650 a night

    Coachella: Home rentals near music festival are averaging $650 a night
    If you're thinking of renting a house when you attend the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival next month, be prepared to pay a hefty rate. Vacation properties in the area around the festival are renting for an average of $650 a night, 260% more...