An increasingly interesting young adult performer still tethered to the teen-pop machinery, Taylor Swift played to her base for the first of four sold-out engagements at Staples Center last night in…
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Founding Four Freshmen member Ross Barbour died Saturday in his Simi Valley, Calif., home from lung cancer. He was 82.
Influential lyricist and producer Jerry Leiber, who penned such indelible rock 'n' roll standards as "Hound Dog," "Jailhouse Rock," "Stand by Me," "Spanish Harlem" and "Love Potion No. 9" alongside…
Guerilla Union's annual Rock the Bells festival displayed impeccable booking instincts at the San Manuel on Saturday
Boasting a new cast and a new theatrical gimmick, if little else, "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D" is a cheap-looking, vaguely depressing echo of Robert Rodriguez's well-loved kidpic…
After years of being widely repurposed as a music streaming service by users, YouTube is aggressively embracing that role by launching a dedicated music page.
Tribute album "Rave on Buddy Holly," released a little over a month ago through Hear Music and Fantasy/Concord, is the first in a series of efforts to mark the 75th birthday of the rock icon early…
Even though it's thoroughly enjoyable, skillfully made and often thrilling, "Electric Daisy Carnival Experience" is ultimately undercut by its unwillingness to confront the volatile dramas lurking…
Eugene "Gene" McDaniels, a singer, songwriter and producer whose half-century career spawned such oft-covered hits as "Feel Like Makin' Love" and "Compared to What," died July 29 in his home in…
After a rough date in Dallas on Friday, the Kings of Leon have cancelled the remaining 28 shows on their U.S. tour, the band announced today.