| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:45 PM
1. Record Of The Year Lonely Boy
The Black Keys The Black Keys & Danger Mouse, producers; Tom Elmhirst & Kennie Takahashi, engineers/mixers; Brian Lucey, mastering engineer Track from: El Camino [Nonesuch] Stronger (What Doesn't Kill You)
| Apr 21, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Fans who stayed on the polo field until nearly 1 a.m. Sunday for the very end of French electro-rock band Phoenix's set probably did so because of the rumor that French house-music duo Daft Punk was going to make a surprise appearance. No such luck....
| Apr 21, 2013
| 9:05 PM
The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is considered one of the music industry's premier festivals, connecting the dots between musical generations and genres with a diverse lineup that attracts fans from around the globe. But the festival, which...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 1:35 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
After a decade of anonymity, French quartet Phoenix finally broke through in 2009 with “Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix,” an album loaded with effervescent electro-pop such as “Lisztomania” and “1901.”...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:18 AM
A week before it's to headline Night 2 of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Phoenix hit "Saturday Night Live" over the weekend with two songs from its upcoming album, "Bankrupt!"
The French band opened with a blistering rendition of...
| Apr 14, 2013
| 8:05 AM
It was Coachella's best-kept secret.
At the end of a day filled with speculation that Phoenix would share its headlining set on the main stage with Daft Punk, the French band instead brought out R. Kelly, the one-of-a-kind R&B star, for a supremely...
| Jul 9, 2011
Award-winning Cuban guitarist
Manuel Galban, 80, a Grammy-winning Cuban guitarist who rose to international fame as a member of the Buena Vista Social Club, died Thursday of a heart attack in Havana.
Born in 1931 in Gibara, in the eastern...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 1:52 PM
First published on Jan. 30, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
The tourists think big. Arriving in Southern California, they expect to conquer Disneyland and Hollywood, perhaps on the same day, in between the surfing and snowboarding. Then...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 4:35 PM
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are forced to postpone their North American tour while frontman Anthony Kiedis recovers from foot surgery....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:29 AM
The Material Girl just posted dates for a six month jaunt through the Middle East, Europe and North America, with a Staples Center date on Oct. 10....
| Apr 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
The Rhinestone Cowboy stopped at Penn’s Peak last night to say goodbye and what a great goodbye it was. Glen Campbell fans, many dressed in flashy sequins, got to hear all his magnificent hits – from the opening “Gentle on My Mind”...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 4:37 PM
A gift guide to the other scents of the season, picked by a writer who knows them best....