| Dec 12, 2012
| 2:34 PM
On Wednesday night a heavyweight lineup of marquee acts will cram New York’s Madison Square Garden for a relief concert to benefit areas devastated by October's Superstorm Sandy.
Billed as "12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief," the event will...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 11:22 AM
Roger Waters is expected to bring his massive tour of Pink Floyd’s “The Wall” to Wrigley Field next summer.
Live Nation has scheduled an announcement for Tuesday at the venerable North Side park, which has hosted a series of concerts in...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Roger Waters has been touring his Pink Floyd-era double-album “The Wall” around the world for the last two years, giving the 1979 warhorse a long, lavish victory lap that landed Friday at Wrigley Field.
Perhaps only Waters could build a...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Roger Waters: Last chance. Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters builds “The Wall” outdoors as the epic two-year tour (which played the United Center in 2010) winds down this summer. Alas, his Floyd bandmates won’t be with him to replicate one...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:08 AM
As with all things related to new Bruce Springsteen product, the release of the singer’s latest studio album, “Wrecking Ball,” on March 6 is just the start of what is shaping up as a major year for the singer.
A new single, “We...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 9:45 PM
Here are the most notable box sets of the season in rock and pop:
Beach Boys, “The Smile Sessions” (Capitol/EMI, $137): Review HERE.
Leonard Cohen, “The Complete Columbia Albums Collection” (Columbia/Legacy, $170): How much...
| Apr 10, 2011
In one corner of the field at this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, fans will find an unlikely structure — a kind of ad-hoc cathedral. There's no atonement for a boozy weekend inside, however.
Instead, beams of light will cascade...
| Nov 28, 2010
When Elton John stopped in Los Angeles this month on his latest concert tour, he came in with one of the biggest storehouses of hits in pop music history. But instead of diving headlong into his catalog, he and his old friend Leon Russell devoted the...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Concert promoters Live Nation, which promote most of the biggest music shows in Pennsylvania (and who will book the acts for the Sands Event Center, scheduled to open in May, have taken the unusual step of calling a news conference......
| Nov 3, 2011
| 9:33 PM
Live Nation posted higher profit on slightly lower revenue its third quarter, declaring the the concerts business has "stabilized."...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:35 PM
“Mr. Machine" manipulates classical instruments to arrive at a sound meant for late-night raving....
| Nov 10, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Roger Waters will bring 'The Wall' to Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on May 19. Roger Waters will create one of the biggest stagings ever of Pink Floyd's 1979 concept album and rock musical-theater work....