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  • Celebrating Ringo Starr's induction just one reason to enjoy “Rock & Roll Hall of Fame In Concert” DVD

    Celebrating Ringo Starr's induction just one reason to enjoy “Rock & Roll Hall of Fame In Concert” DVD

    Until recently, The Beatles' Ringo Starr had unfairly never gotten the respect from writers and fans that he had deserved for his outstanding drumming with the Beatles. But thanks to his induction in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2015 and now his knighthood in this year's New Year's Honors in...
  • AXS Premiere: Guitarist Christie Lenée Unveils Her Infectious Cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Castle On The Hill’

    AXS Premiere: Guitarist Christie Lenée Unveils Her Infectious Cover of Ed Sheeran’s ‘Castle On The Hill’

    Christie Lenée, the 2017 International Fingerstyle Guitar Champion has been wowing audiences with her guitar wizardry. Through the use of harmonics and tapping, Lenée’s infectious style utilizes all parts of the guitar and combines elements of folk, rock and pop into one tasty and eclectic musical...
  • 5 must-see artists at SunFest 2018

    5 must-see artists at SunFest 2018

    SunFest 2018 has recently joined the ranks of summer festival lineup announcements, leaving attendees with the complicated and exciting choice of picking the acts they will try to catch. Part of what makes this year's SunFest so exciting is the substantial assortment of genres from which to choose...
  • On the rise: Bazzi makes upper reaches of Billboard's Hot 100 his with 'Mine'

    On the rise: Bazzi makes upper reaches of Billboard's Hot 100 his with 'Mine'

    Pop singer-songwriter Bazzi is making the Billboard Hot 100 chart his with the breakthrough single "Mine." The melodic tracks nears the top 10 this week at No. 12. Andrew Bazzi, who records solely under his last name, has been hard at work at a music career since 2012. He started posting song covers...
  • Top 15 best songs for Earth Day

    Top 15 best songs for Earth Day

    Since 1970, Earth Day has been celebrated yearly around the world to help spread awareness of how fragile this planet has become. Over the decades, many musicians have done their part to share the message with protests and donations. As expected, the easiest way for them  to convey their thoughts is...
  • Best concerts and parties in Detroit to celebrate Cinco de Mayo 2018

    Best concerts and parties in Detroit to celebrate Cinco de Mayo 2018

    You wouldn’t think that Cinco de Mayo would be a big deal in Detroit, but it is. This holiday is the perfect time to show off the Motor City’s revitalization, through the numerous bars and restaurants that have popped up throughout the city and its suburbs. Another way that Detroit revelers...
  • Interview: Joseph Eid talks 'Watch it Fall'

    Interview: Joseph Eid talks 'Watch it Fall'

    Rising Americana artist Joseph Eid has recently released an EP entitled Watch it Fall and today AXS is happy to present the exclusive world premiere of the video for the EP’s title cut. “Watch it Fall” is not only a catchy song, it is also easy to relate to as it reflects on a universal situation; a...
  • 10 greatest moments in the history of the Billboard Music Awards

    10 greatest moments in the history of the Billboard Music Awards

    The Billboard Music Awards began in 1990 and have been one of music's biggest nights. Unlike the Grammy Awards, the Billboard Music Awards is based on chartings through sales, streaming, radio airplay, tours and social interactions. In 2018, the Billboard Music Awards is moving to its new home on...
  • Nas and Black Star bringing classic hip-hop to Red Rocks this summer

    Nas and Black Star bringing classic hip-hop to Red Rocks this summer

    Two of New York hip-hop's most influential acts are teaming up for a show at one of Colorado's most iconic venues. On July 31, Nas and Black Star will be doing a rare concert together at Red Rocks Amphiteatre in Morrison, Colo. Pusha T, Brother Ali and the Reminders are also part of the show's line...
  • Can't make it to Vegas for the ACM Awards? Here's how to watch at home

    Can't make it to Vegas for the ACM Awards? Here's how to watch at home

    The 53rd annual Academy of Country Music Awards will take place April 15 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas (click here to buy tickets.)  In case you can't be there in person, we've found viewing options so you won't miss the show. CBS has the U.S. telecast at 8 p.m. ET/PT and 7 p.m. CT. CBS...
  • Rufus Wainwright will celebrate his first two albums on 20th anniversary tour

    Rufus Wainwright will celebrate his first two albums on 20th anniversary tour

    As more and more albums reach milestone anniversaries, artists are highlighting their work with tours. Singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright is the latest, honoring the 20th anniversary of his first two albums with a tour this fall. "A lot of the questions I was asking 20 years ago still haunt me today...
  • Cody Johnson prepares to dominate US with 2018 tour

    Cody Johnson prepares to dominate US with 2018 tour

    Cody Johnson is beginning to dominate the country universe. His takeover began in 2006, when he got some guys together to form the Cody Johnson Band with his father, Nathan Reddy, in his native Huntsville, Texas. The band would go on to make a name for themselves in the country universe; and...
  • Tickets on sale now for James Williamson & the Pink Hearts Los Angeles and San Francisco shows

    Tickets on sale now for James Williamson & the Pink Hearts Los Angeles and San Francisco shows

    The legendary and highly-influential guitarist James Williamson, formerly a member of Iggy & the Stooges, has formed a new band with singer Frank Meyer and violinist and singer Petra Haden. Fans won’t have long to wait before they can hear what James Williamson & The Pink Hearts are all...
  • Review: Derek Taylor's autobiography 'As Time Goes By,' old favorite of Beatles fans, returns

    Review: Derek Taylor's autobiography 'As Time Goes By,' old favorite of Beatles fans, returns

    It was a nice and welcome surprise for fans of The Beatles to see Derek Taylor's book, “As Time Goes By,” making its return to bookshelves April 5 and, for the first time, in digital form after many years out of print. It was originally published in 1973 and U.S. readers back then were likely...
  • 5 must-see artists at Mo Pop Festival 2018

    5 must-see artists at Mo Pop Festival 2018

    This summer's Mo Pop Festival has one of the most eclectic lineups in the festival scene this year. Featuring more than just pop, the 2018 artists are actually a stunning representation of nearly every genre, particularly heavy on the indie/alternative scenes. Once you have secured your tickets to...
  • 5 must-see artists at Blurry Vision Fest 2018

    5 must-see artists at Blurry Vision Fest 2018

    This spring, the inaugural year of Goldenvoice's latest festival invention, Blurry Vision Fest, will be hitting Oakland, Calif. Once your tickets are in order for Blurry Vision Fest 2018, what's next is choosing who you must see out of the stellar lineup. Any of these five must-see artists are worth...
  • Dierks Bentley announces new Seven Peaks music festival in Colorado

    Dierks Bentley announces new Seven Peaks music festival in Colorado

    It seems every year, more festivals are announced, with each one trying its best to stand out from the crowd. Country music star Dierks Bentley has a plan for his newly announced Seven Peaks Music Festival, and part of what will set his apart is the stunning mountainous Colorado location. Debuting...
  • Jimmy Buffett's musical comedy 'Escape to Margaritaville' in the running for a 2018 Tony Award

    Jimmy Buffett's musical comedy 'Escape to Margaritaville' in the running for a 2018 Tony Award

    Jimmy Buffett isn't a name that you often think of as synonymous with Broadway, but this year that might all change. Buffett's musical comedy, "Escape to Margaritaville," has found itself in the running for a 2018 Tony Award. Buffett's musical, based on his decades of original music, debuted last...
  • Emily Korn

    The War on Drugs dazzles at Brooklyn Steel

    After topping the charts and winning mass critical acclaim with their third studio album, Lost in the Dream (Secretly Canadian, 2014), The War on Drugs solidified their place in music history this year with their first Grammy nomination and win for their fourth studio album, A Deeper Understanding...
  • Comedian Tiffany Haddish to host the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

    Comedian Tiffany Haddish to host the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

    It’s been a whirlwind year for Tiffany Haddish and she’s adding a new hosting gig to her growing list of accolades by hosting the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards. The breakout “Girls Trip” star dropped the exciting news to her fans via an Instagram video (Watch below). The ceremony will air on Monday...
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