| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Their daddy (in the case of one, his uncle) was a preacher man, they're known by their middle names, and their band is named after their father and grandfather (or uncle and great-uncle), both called Leon.
In 1999, the Followills -- brothers Anthony...
| Jul 22, 2011
The black Chevy Tahoe slows to a gentle stop. You open the front door on the passenger's side and hear Radiohead's "There, There" spilling out of the speakers, filling the cabin.
J.J. Redick shifts the SUV out of park, merges into traffic and offers...
| Sep 13, 2011
2Cellos joined us live for an interview and to perform for us. 2Cellos was signed by Sony after their video went viral on Youtube.
These obscure 24-year old classically trained cellists posted a video covering Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" online...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 5:59 AM
COACHELLA VALLEY (KTLA) -- More than 80,000 music lovers braved the heat over the weekend at the Coachella Valley Music Festival.
The three-day concert was held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, and featured performances by 120 music acts spread across...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 9:07 AM
INDIO, Calif. (KTLA) -- The Coachella music festival will expand to two weekends next year, its promoters said on Tuesday.
The event will take place on April 13-15 and April 20-22, and feature the same acts over both weekends.
Weekend passes for the...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 7:43 AM
Free Fallin' by Tom Petty
Sweetest Thing by U2
Breakaway by Kelly Clarkson
Thank You by Alanis Morissette
The Cave by Mumford & Sons
The Tide Is High by Blondie
Happy Together by The Turtles
All I Have To...
| Mar 31, 2012
And I thought I picked a needle in a haystack when selecting J. Roddy Walston and the Business as my favorite show at Lollapalooza 2011.
Clearly the needle has pricked some others. At a sold out Double Door Friday, the Baltimore boogie-rock quartet had a...
| Apr 12, 2012
| 8:10 AM
In We Were Promised Jetpacks, Adam Thompson makes a decisive, powerful presence. The front man of the fresh-faced Edinburgh, Scotland-rooted band sings about emotionally messy situations — hardly an original lyrical tack, mind you — in a way...
| Oct 23, 2011
| 12:39 PM
2 stars (out of 4)
In a recent interview, Tom Waits mentioned that while recording music, “You have to work with people that know when to trick you.”
Coldplay pays lip service to the element of surprise on its fifth studio album, “Mylo...
| May 29, 2012
| 7:12 PM
2 stars (out of 4)
Quirkiness that could turn dark, even disturbing, had its way on the first few Regina Spektor albums, which made her a cult star championed by the Strokes and Kings of Leon, among others. The classically-trained, Moscow-born New Yorker...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:42 AM
The musical roots and heritage of Huntington Beach were no doubt fortified when the Golden Bear started booking rock and roll acts in the 1960s.
The Jan and Dean classic "Surf City" certainly fed the legacy, as did the old punk club Safari Sam's and a...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Chicago rapper Trell Love answered our Chi-Tunes questionnaire. Do the same and your band could appear in RedEye!
What makes your live show great?
Fans have your material in their iTunes and always wonder what it's like to see you in person. When they...