| Sep 23, 2013
| 7:03 AM
The inevitable came midway through MGMT's set on Merriweather Post Pavilion's main stage Saturday. After two hours of continuous rain, a handful of Virgin Mobile FreeFest attendees were finally ready to embrace the muddy terrain. Around 6:30 p.m., men and...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 12:17 PM
A quick scan of this year's Virgin Mobile FreeFest reveals the type of lineup we've come to expect from the annual concert at Merriweather Post Pavilion: Smart, on-the-nose and balanced -- as long as you're the type of music fan who takes pride in genre...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:02 PM
The Moonrise Festival, a new electronic dance concert that was expected to draw thousands to South Baltimore, has been canceled only weeks before the event, after organizers failed to obtain the necessary permits, city officials said.
The festival had...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 6:09 PM
The promoter of last year's Starscape Festival says a new event he's marketing that targets a similar audience won't have the safety problems associated with last year's June concert.
Promoter Evan Weinstein says he wants to disassociate the new...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 11:18 AM
The voice coming out of the tent wasn’t exactly modest. “They called me the granddaddy of EDM. Then they called me a 73-year-old EDM bad ass,” it said, with a vocodered robot tang. “My name is Giovanni Giorgio. But I like to be...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Derek Vincent Smith's "Pretty Lights" and Bassnectar will close 2013 co-headlining two shows on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 27 and 28 at the Hampton Coliseum, it was announced today.
Each artist will play both nights, with one headlining on Friday and the...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:53 PM
Three rising independent promoters, including the founders of the Riot Fest rock festival and the Spring Awakening electronic-music festival, are joining forces to open a new 1,600-capacity music club next week in the Wicker Park-Logan Square...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
David Lowery has a modest proposal to help his fellow musicians in the digital age: force Pandora and other online music services to negotiate for the right to play songs.
Lowery — leader of indie-rock pioneers Camper Van Beethoven and later,...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. The 17th season of Zoellner Arts Center in Bethlehem with Aaron Neville and Matthew Morrison, Pearl Jam at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and Shemekia Copeland at Sellersville.......
| Mar 15, 2013
With Ultra Music Festival's addition of a second weekend to celebrate its 15 years, March 15 marks the start of a two-week block saturated with dubstep, house, and drum and bass.
The headliners are no surprise: There's Tiesto, David Guetta, Deadmau5 and...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 1:04 AM
By Andrea ReiherZap2it
11:34 p.m. EST, February 19, 2013 The British are coming, the British are coming -- to Bonnaroo for 2013.
The headliners for the annual four-day music festival held in Manchester, Tenn. include rock legend Paul McCartney, in his...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 9:11 AM
Saturday night's Bassnectar-Pretty Lights electronic-music dance party was powered by astoundingly intense, rafter-rattling low frequencies, high-tech beams of colored light and hordes of smiling, neon-clad young people.
Were chemicals producing those...