| Jun 12, 2013
| 9:01 AM
Midway through the xx's set at April's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Annual Festival in Indio, Calif., the London-based trio threw a cover song into its set: Aaliyah's smoldering 1997 single "Hot Like Fire." Solange, the R&B singer and friend of the xx,...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 9:41 AM
AUSTIN, Texas -- As the South by Southwest music festival nears its end, quiet begins to beckon. It's the natural result of having been assaulted by noise -- in clubs and concert halls, but also simply walking down many streets here -- for four long...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 12:56 PM
Talent agency Paradigm is expanding its reach into Europe through a joint venture with the London-based CODA Music Agency, the companies said Tuesday.
The deal gives Paradigm a 50% stake in CODA, which represents 500 artists and DJs including Imagine...
| Jan 21, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Paradigm has launched a joint venture with CODA, the companies announced today.
Per the deal, Paradigm has nabbed a 50% stake in the London-based music agency, strengthening Paradigm's own robust music division. Venture -- billed as a "global alliance"...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 3:55 AM
A recent study of the post-crisis American economy suggests that cities that promote knowledge and creativity will be future “boom towns.” The founders of the III Points Festival are ready to light the fuse in Wynwood this weekend.
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:56 AM
After her band’s sold-out, headlining homecoming show at the Fonda Theatre on Wednesday, there was just one place that Este Haim wanted to party.
“Every time we go on tour, I get scared that Taco Zone isn’t going to be here anymore,&...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:00 AM
There's a cat mask sitting not five feet from Cameron Mesirow, who under the name Glasser will perform as one of the headliners of KCRW's now-annual Masquerade costume ball Saturday at the MacArthur Park-adjacent Park Plaza Hotel. The urge to put it on is...
| Sep 29, 2013
Aside from Ultra, music festivals in Miami are seldom successful. When jam-band-packed Langerado moved from the Everglades to downtown in 2009, the festival was canceled and never brought back. Something called UR1 promised to have Kanye West and Lou Reed...
| May 4, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Baz Luhrmann didn't want to answer the question.
"I can't really say it about myself," he said. "But yes, I do."
The Australian director behind this month's hip-hop-inspired adaptation of "The Great Gatsby" had been asked if he thinks his movies...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:02 AM
There will be no gator meat on the new Seminole Burger at Grease Burger, but it was a close call.
The three finalists in the contest to create an FSU-themed menu item at the West Palm Beach hot spot, formally known Grease Burger, Beer & Whiskey Bar,...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 5:44 PM
Here's one sure sign that contemporary electronic dance music is getting better: It's slowing down. The amped-up tempos and overeager productions of the late-EDM era were the last refuge of insecure, overcompensating producers.
That's why "Comfort," the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Bandleader Christopher Dorsey is happy to be bringing the nationally renowned Dillard Center for the Arts jazz ensemble to the Hollywood ArtsPark for a free show on Sunday afternoon, saying it’s a venue that offers a unique outdoor experience for...