| Jul 15, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Top-40 heavyweights including Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry and Kesha will perform at the third iHeartRadio Music Festival, presented by the radio conglomerate Clear Channel and scheduled to take place Sept. 20-21 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:57 AM
Los Angeles-born duo Mazzy Star has released new music, a teaser to a much-delayed album now set to be released in September. The song is called “California,” the group's first new work since 2011's two-song single, "Common Burn"/"Lay Myself...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Vieux Farka Toure proved music is universal Sunday night at Lehigh University’s Zoellner Arts Center. The electric guitarist, who is from war-torn Mali, has a sound that mixes the traditional music of his country with Western influences. He was...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Pasadena is known for many things -- the Rose Bowl Parade, free-flying parrots and the little old ladies among them -- but it’s never been considered a center for the rhythmic arts. Which is to say, few, if any, notable dance moves have been born...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Levitt Pavilion’s annual two-pronged series of more than 100 free outdoor concerts in Los Angeles and Pasadena resumes Saturday with songwriter Jimmy Webb, who will perform at the Levitt Pavilion L.A. in MacArthur Park. Country singer and...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:36 PM
The Malian singer-guitarist Vieux Farka Touré plays desert blues with a personal charisma and technical finesse that have led some reviewers to dub him the North African Jimi Hendrix. It’s a useful, facile handle for Western listeners. But in his......
| Jul 8, 2011
| 7:43 PM
"Dave Matthews Band Caravan" is a traveling festival featuring a diverse array of artists performing on three different stages, and they're coming to Chicago's Lakeside July 8-10.
The old U.S. Steelworks Plant has been transformed this weekend, and ten...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 8:27 AM
Just when it seemed Chicago was jam-packed with summer festivals, a strange confluence of bedfellows – rival promoters Jam Productions and Live Nation, several South Side aldermen, and jam-band kingpin Dave Matthews – got together earlier this...