| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:30 PM
"The Guest," the latest effort from horror helmer Adam Wingard; "Killers," a Web-based serial-killer thriller from Indonesia's Mo Brothers; and "What We Do in the Shadows," a mock-doc collaboration between New Zealand-based directors Taika Waititi and...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:11 AM
In overachievement news, The Attic announced its plans to host an after-party for the Electric Daisy Carnival EDM festival coming to Orlando this Friday and Saturday.
For the duffers among us, EDM is "electronic dance music," and you'll get an earful as...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 7:54 PM
The weekend drowning of a Broward County man after leaving an Orlando electronic dance music festival has generated a social media push that's attracted the support of some unlikely sources — both former and current NFL players.
One of them, high-...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:12 PM
Wearing starfish on her bra, fishnet stockings and yellow, fluffy leg warmers, Colleen Roy couldn't wait to get inside the gates to experience her first Electric Daisy Carnival.
"This is my first time, so I'm just like yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah," the 20-...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Since Steve Aoki became a major figure in EDM, his flagship Dim Mak label has gotten a second wind as a major player in L.A. dance music.
Now the label has teamed up with SBE and Insomniac for a new Sunday night series at Create in Hollywood to...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Melissa McCarthy, starring in "The Heat" (which opens Friday) with Sandra Bullock, is a talented comedic actress, on screens big ("Bridesmaids") and small ("Mike and Molly"). But she seems to have had to spend a lot of time talking to interviewers...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:23 PM
A Superior Court judge Friday threw out civil complaints against two concert promoters accused of scheming with a Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum executive to siphon nearly $2 million from the publicly owned stadium.
Judge Terry Green said the Coliseum...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 5:59 PM
A rave produced by Los Angeles-based Insomniac Inc. is coming under scrutiny this summer after authorities reported that 30 attendees were taken to hospitals in the Chicago area.
The Chicago Tribune reported this week that five were in critical...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 10:28 PM
The last day of a large rave in New York City was canceled Sunday after two attendees died, apparently from Ecstasy overdoses.
The deaths occurred during the first two days of the Electric Zoo rave. At least four other people became critically ill...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:00 AM
It's arguably never been a better time to be a dance music fan — or in the dance music business — in Los Angeles than right now.
The annual Hard Summer festival this weekend will draw an estimated 70,000 electronic music fans over two days...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Three days. 65,000 music fans. $1 million dollars in compensation for stagehands and police and fire personnel. For a small Midwestern city trying to recover from the recession, it all added up to a welcome boost in revenue.
But in the aftermath of the...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 9:48 AM
SFX Entertainment Inc., the electronic dance music promoter founded by Robert F.X. Sillerman, on Tuesday filed for an initial public offering to raise up to $175 million.
The New York company represents festivals and events including Tomorrowland,...