| Sep 21, 2012
| 1:36 PM
Regulators in the U.S. and Europe on Friday approved Universal Music Group’s $1.9 billion acquisition of the music division of EMI Group Ltd., giving the Los Angeles-based music company control of the Beatles music catalogue and the iconic Abbey...
| May 17, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Before emerging in recent years as one of the most acclaimed young songwriters and artists in theU.K., Emeli Sande took a little medical detour.
Who is Sande? Her inaugural North American tour brings her to Lincoln Hall on May 30. But she’s already...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 9:43 AM
Victoria Justice, star of Nickelodeon's hit TV show "Victorious," will perform at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg on Sunday evening, part of a six-week tour of theme parks and state fairs.
Justice, 19, is touring with a five-piece band and drawing...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:58 PM
BMG Rights Management has raised its hand as a potential buyer for Parlophone Records, a boutique record label in Britain whose artists include Coldplay, Chemical Brothers and Sigur Ros, according to a music executive familiar with the discussions.
| Jul 27, 2012
| 12:58 PM
Universal Music Group has submitted a proposal to the European Commission to sell off major assets in exchange for regulatory approval for its proposed $1.9 billion acquisition of EMI Recorded Music, the company said.
Because the deal would reduce the...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Here are you winners!
1. Lionel Ritchie- Dancing on the Ceiling
2. Carl Douglas- Kung Fu Fighting
3. The Guess Who-Clap for the Wolfman
4. Bertie Higgins- Key Largo by Bertie Higgins.
5. Styx- Mr. Roboto
1. John Fred and...
| Aug 2, 2012
| 2:58 AM
The band: Ben Farac – Guitar, vocals
Darren Tyler – Guitar, piano, lead vocals
Mark Pitcher – Guitar, harmonica, vocals
How they started: Mark and Darren played together for 17 years in an all-original rock band called Spiney...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 7:28 AM
On Coldplay’s latest album, “Mylo Xyloto,” the British quartet traces the story of a desperate couple running from the unnamed bad guys. “From underneath the rubble,” Chris Martin intones, “sing a rebel song.”...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 8:42 AM
A Frenchman, a Swede and an African meet in a junk store …
It sounds like the beginning of a joke, but in reality it’s how the Very Best became a band. One of the more acclaimed international groups of the last few years started almost by...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Swedish singer/songwriter and guitar player Kristian Matsson, who performs under the name of The Tallest Man on Earth, has always brought a young, more sweet-voiced, tuneful, tender and deft guitar-picking version of Bob Dylan to mind. On his new album,...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Ensign Intermediate School's gym fell silent Friday as classmates, friends and family gathered to commemorate Madison "Maddy" Boutelle.
The 13-year-old Newport Beach resident suffered a brain aneurysm at a friend's birthday party June 8 and died...
| Apr 19, 2012
Gayle Anderson was live in Whittier with Glenn Pomeroy, CEO of the California Earthquake Authority and Paul Schulz, CEO of the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region about their partnership to help Californians prepared for the next damaging earthquake....