The world seems to be spinning out of control on a grungy axis. That's the conclusion a concertgoer might reach about the scene on the lower rungs of the rock scene in 1992. Since Nirvana kicked open…
There was a love-in on the Sunset Strip Tuesday night as the SRO retro-hippie fans of Blues Traveler packed the Roxy, many of them touring with the band in true "Dead Head" style.
Gimmick of playing contempo songs as if they were written in the '50s and pre-Beatles '60s has carried Big Daddy through 10 years and three Rhino Records albums. This year is also the 25th…
As envious sailors in Marina Del Rey looked on, the 183-foot dining yacht California Hornblower percolated to some varied sounds of jazz on a late Sunday afternoon. Once again, a big band--Ann…
Brit pop-hopefuls Blur fought a losing battle with The Palace sound system on Friday, though they did show signs that they're a combo worth keeping an eye on.
On paper, John Pizzarelli's gig at the Catalina Bar and Grill Wednesday night might have seemed like another attempt to unveil a slick young purveyor of old tunes in the manner of Harry…
Though this Vermont-based quartet is often compared to the Grateful Dead, the main similarity between the two groups is the road-trippin' legion of fans that they share.
Midway through Social Distortion's sold-out show, singer Mike Ness, while speaking to the c rowd, noted, "It's 11 years later, and not a lot has changed."
Already in the record books this year as the best-selling artist of all time, Michael Jackson made Grammy Award history last night at the Shrine Auditorium, as his “Thriller” album and its smash…
Former Beatle John Lennon, 40, was shot to death in his Manhattan apartment last night. Word of Lennon’s death was first broadcast by the network at approximately 8:45 p.m. yesterday. A short while…