Summer after summer, Los Lobos sees the same familiar faces at the Greek Theater. It is among the largest venues the band performs in on any given tour, and no audience knows the group's 25-year…
Eric Clapton has been tapped by the Phoenix House as its honoree for the org's annual Allegro Awards gala set Nov. 2.
Far from being a repeat of the recent Woodstock disaster, the ambitious two-day Coachella Music & Arts Festival, held in a 78-acre, palm tree-lined field on the outskirts of the California desert…
Arista Records has upped Lionel Ridenour to exec veep of the label's black music arm.
Few joinings of words and music are as serenely conceived as "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Shakespeare's moonlit fantasy of love, deception and forgiveness, and the music Felix Mendelssohn wrote to…
Art Farmer Jazz musician Art Farmer, who developed a hybrid of the trumpet and flugelhorn that he called a “flumpet,” died Oct. 4 of a heart attack in New York. He was 71. Farmer, who mastered both…
With more poses than a Madonna convention, the once and always Sporty Spice rolled out her multihued solo persona for a look-see in the first of two concerts preceding the Nov. 2 release of her…
Members of Japan's top girl group, Speed, which has racked up record sales of 20 million units in just over three years, have said they are calling it quits.
After a two-year hiatus from the local concert scene, Orange County multiplatinum rockers No Doubt brought a confident and exciting performance to the sold-out House of Blues on Wednesday that served…
Indie label success story Creed owned the best- selling album in the nation, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Reed Midem has canceled its Midem Americas for 2000, after holding just three international music conference and tradeshows here.