| Apr 25, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Eminem didn’t clean up at this year’s Grammys as was expected, but as was rumored, he will headline Lollapalooza Aug. 5-7 at Grant Park.
The Detroit rapper leads a list of more than 130 bands to be announced Tuesday that include Foo...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 7:18 AM
Hit The Road Jack by Ray Charles
Where It's At by Beck
Proud Mary by Creedence Clearwater Revival
Use Somebody by Kings Of Leon
Under Pressure by Queen
Paranoid Android by Radiohead
Roxanne by The Police
Billie Jean by Michael Jackson
| Feb 17, 2011
| 7:16 AM
Fireflies by Owl City
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) by James Taylor
Fa-Fa-Fa by Datarock
Time Is Tight by Booker T. & The M.G.'s
Hang Me Up To Dry by Cold War Kids
Where It's At by Beck
Fire Woman by The Cult
| Apr 27, 2012
A lot can happen in three years.
Since the release of Katz Company's debut EP, 2009's Katz Company Music, the 90s-influenced pop/rock rock group, led by frontman and namesake Alex Katz have seen their fair share of success. From sharing the stage with...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Tuesday's as good a day as any to hunker down in front of the desktop and crank out some work. Here are some playlists to pass the time as you break down those figures for the boss.
Greil Marcus’ October Real-Life Rock Top Ten (from Believer...
| Dec 7, 2009
Coming home is a recurring theme in pop music, but Los Angeles must have looked a little different to the Airborne Toxic Event on Friday, as the band stood on the elegant stage of a sold-out Walt Disney Concert Hall. The quintet's return to base follows a...
| Dec 28, 2006
Local acts make good ... sounds
The past year brought a robust crop of Buzz Bands, and with it a bountiful harvest of releases from Southland bands. Here are this column's Top 10 favorites, along with a bunch more worthy efforts:
The Top 10
| Sep 7, 2006
Overflowing with extra songs
There was never a question of Alex Brown Church finding his own songwriting voice. It was a matter of Church finding time to lose it, between his day job and his duties as member of the L.A. pop quintet Irving.
In the course...
| Sep 28, 2006
Go ahead: Try to label them
It's hard enough for a band to get gigs around Los Angeles, but when you don't live here — and you bring a little something different to the table — it's darned near impossible. So Adam Pasion and his banjo-,...
| Mar 29, 2007
Greyhound runs with the '70s
Singer-guitarist Matt Whyte of Earl Greyhound doesn't flinch when you suggest his Brooklyn power trio might be among the bands riding the crest of a rock 'n' roll revival.
"You got a real tangible sense of that at South by...
| Dec 14, 2006
It's her life, in his words
Like Amanda Palmer of the Dresden Dolls, Liz McGrath is more of a performer than she is a singer. Her woozy, weary rasp is perfectly imperfect for Miss Derringer's cabaret- and country-tinged ditties as she narrates the band's...
| Aug 22, 2008
WHO NEEDS bread and circuses when you've got networking and rock 'n' roll?
For every Democratic delegate who is bound for the convention in Denver, desperate to influence the platform committee, there are plenty more looking for the best entertainment...