| May 24, 2014
| 1:00 PM
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...
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
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...
| May 31, 2014
| 4:40 PM
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 “...
| Jun 1, 2014
| 1:02 PM
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...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
OutKast will headline the 2014 BET Experience, the three-day music festival scheduled for June in downtown Los Angeles.
Black Entertainment Television is expected to make an official announcement Monday that the Atlanta duo will topline the festival&...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Mar 29, 2014
| 9:00 AM
In 2010, Foster the People's Mark Foster lived the dream for an aspiring songwriter.
Buoyed by a light-stepping danceable beat, "Pumped Up Kicks" was electronic bubble gum pop with a dark lyrical undercurrent and a carefree tone that quickly went...
| May 8, 2014
| 9:32 AM
Bluesy arena-rock band the Black Keys have unveiled an extensive fall tour that includes support from riff-focused Cage the Elephant, avant-garde shredder St. Vincent and the softly pointed Brit-pop of young singer-songwriter Jake Bugg, who is listed as...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 10:20 AM
A 24-year-old woman who attended the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival last weekend has died after an apparent drug or alcohol overdose, the Riverside County sheriff-coroner said Friday.
The woman, identified as Kimchi Truong of Oakland,...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 5:07 PM
The first weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival has come and gone, but the tweets and Instagram photos will last forever (or at least until Weekend 2 kicks off Friday).
The special guest performances continued Sunday, with Drake taking...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 11:28 AM
One oft-reported takeaway from this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which ran Friday through Sunday and will repeat this weekend in Indio, is that kids have taken over the place.
Yet while that may have been true on the festival&...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 10:33 AM
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival kicked off last weekend, with fans traveling to Indio, Calif., from all over the world to watch their favorite acts perform -- or perhaps just to see and be seen at the several dozen pool parties happening...