| Aug 8, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Video by Kevin Pang Lollapalooza is a wrap, setting a new attendance record of 240,000 for the three-day festival, up 15,000 from the peak set in 2008 and ‘09. Here’s an excerpt from my Monday story for the print edition......
| Apr 9, 2011
"The wonderful thing about making records is something comes out you never expected," explains Ray Davies, who knows of what he speaks. In nearly five decades as leader of one of rock's great bands, the Kinks, and as a solo artist, Davies has been...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 9:33 AM
My name is Griffin Fillipitch. I'm 18, recently graduated high school and will be attending University of Minnesota in the fall. This is my fourth Lollapalooza.
Sunday is when every part of Lolla verges on becoming too much of a good thing. Ambition of...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 12:31 PM
Lady Antebellum's desperate late-night call for companionship, "Need You Now," was named record and song of the year among five awards the country trio collected during the 53rd Grammy Awards ceremony Sunday from Staples Center in Los Angeles.
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:56 PM
[Updated 5 p.m. Dec. 1]
The Recording Academy experimented with a Grammy Awards nominations concert event broadcast on CBS Wednesday, Nov. 30.
Lady Gaga launched the proceedings with expectedly wild theatrics. Looking like an undead creature from...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 7:53 PM
Los Angeles -- Kanye West nabbed a leading seven nominations for the 54th annual Grammy Awards announced Wednesday, but the rapper ceded the brightest light of music industry esteem to British singer Adele, whose six nominations include the most...
| Dec 2, 2011
| 11:15 AM
It's that time of year again, when the elite committee known as The Recording Academy tells us who they think contributed pure awesomeness to the year in music with their announcement of the Grammy Award nominations.
As every fan and artist knows, some...
| Sep 27, 2011
The volume seemed to be turning up: Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings were moving away from acoustic austerity, growing comfortable rocking out. Their last album, "Soul Journey," saw these Nashville alt-folkies jolting their sound with electricity and a...