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  • Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Absinthe at LA Live

    Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Absinthe at LA Live

    Absinthe, described as the number one show in Las Vegas, has taken over LA Live for the past month, and there are still a ton of shows to go to if you haven't had the chance to check it out yet. Lucky for you, AXS is giving away a pair of tickets to one of the raunchy shows. By entering, you have...
  • Kendrick Lamar will be taking his new album on tour across North America this summer. 

    Kendrick Lamar announces 2017 North American summer tour

    Just like that, Kendrick Lamar will spend another summer holding the title of the hottest name in hip-hop. Following the nearly sudden release of his latest LP in Damn. and a pair of electric headlining performances at both weekends of Coachella, the Compton rapper also announced his tour schedule...
  • Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell plans to 'reach out' to Kobe Bryant

    Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell plans to 'reach out' to Kobe Bryant

    The rebuilding process continues for the Los Angeles Lakers. The 26-win season is now behind them with a focus on developing the young talent on the team like guard D'Angelo Russell. Over the course of the NBA offseason, Russell might have some help in his attempt to take his game to the next level...
  • Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    North America will have another chance to witness the rich rock, pop, Afro-blues sounds of the Grammy- nominated husband and wife duo Amadou & Mariam. The Malian couple isn't your average singing group, however. The two are both blind and over 50 years in age, and against all odds, touring the...
  • Best concerts and shows to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles 2017

    Best concerts and shows to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles 2017

    Cinco de Mayo is a chance to celebrate Mexican heritage and is celebrated through the world. In the United States, it is a chance to enjoy great Mexican food, drinks and music. It is also a good chance to party and have a good time, and Los Angeles has plenty of opportunities to enjoy Cinco de Mayo...
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    Photos: 'Baywatch' stars hit the red carpet at the first-ever Slow Mo Marathon

    If you were to distill “Baywatch” down to its essence, it was a show about beautiful people running in slow motion. With the “Baywatch” movie set to hit theaters on May 25, the stars of the new film and original TV show hit the red carpet at L.A. Live for an event that celebrated both beautiful...
  • Kristin Chenoweth hosts a special preview of the new Paley Center ‘Hairspray Live!’ exhibit

    Kristin Chenoweth hosts a special preview of the new Paley Center ‘Hairspray Live!’ exhibit

    Broadway superstar, Kristin Chenoweth, joined Executive Producer Craig Zadan and Chairman of NBC Entertainment Bob Greenblatt, in welcoming guests for a special press preview in Beverly Hills on April 21. The celebration was in honor of the brand-new “You Can’t Stop the Beat: the Art & Artistry...
  • Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje will bring the sounds of his acclaimed 2015 release Ancient Future and new hard-hitting tunes to US fans on a spring and summer tour. The Jamaican reggae artist recently released the socially-conscious new single "Blood Money" (listen above), in which he decries political corruption in his...
  • Joseph Baura

    Photos: Röyksopp are dynamic at The Novo in Los Angeles

    The build up and release of tension is central to the appeal of electronic music. Although you won’t find any drops in their songs, the Swedish duo of Röyksopp are masters at navigating the dynamics of electronic music, which is a big part of why they’ve enjoyed such a long and successful career in...
  • Will Pankey

    Photos: Whitney plays sold out show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles

    This week in Los Angeles has been a busy week for music. The time in between Coachella weekends has brought a ton of bands to the city, one of those being the duo Whitney, who debuted at the festival during weekend one. Last night, Whitney played a sold out show at the El Rey Theatre with Dent May...
  • Rise Against will close out their 2017 North American tour with a show at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on July 13. 

    Rise Against will close out 2017 North American tour with show at Shrine Auditorium

    Hardcore band Rise Against are all set to embark on a five-month run of shows starting Friday night in their hometown of Chicago, and will be staying on the road until mid-August. The band will be touring across South and Central America, North America and Europe to promote their upcoming eighth...
  • The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    This August, The Dead Daisies will bring their multi-faceted rock 'n' roll to 12 small venues, including Rams Head Live and the El Rey Theatre, on their very first North American tour. Known for its rotating line-up of famous players, the supergroup's current cast features vocalist John Corabi...
  • CHON release summer tour dates in support of upcoming album 'Homey'

    CHON release summer tour dates in support of upcoming album 'Homey'

    San Diego-based progressive rock band CHON has announced a North American tour this summer in support of their latest LP, HOMEY. The album is slated for release June 16, but the band will be kicking off their tour on June 2 at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles with Tera Melos, CoVet and Little Tybee...
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    The Avalanches translate sampling into live music magic at the Fonda

    The Avalanches don’t really write songs in the traditional sense. On both of their albums -- 2001’s brilliant, genre-smashing Since I Left You and last year’s long-awaited Wildflower -- the Australian group assembled thousands of samples into album-length mosaics that tumbled forward with the...
  • 'Make It Last Forever' turns 30: Looking back at Keith Sweat's landmark debut album

    'Make It Last Forever' turns 30: Looking back at Keith Sweat's landmark debut album

    When Keith Sweat released Make It Last Forever back in 1987, the album counted as a significant watershed moment. The record came during a period when R&B music was calling out for a facelift and at the right time when a genre renovation was most possible. The traditional grandiose soul and...
  • Watch Bridgit Mendler talk about using music as her therapy, collaborations and more

    Watch Bridgit Mendler talk about using music as her therapy, collaborations and more

    Many may know Bridgit Mendler for her acting roles on "Good Luck Charlie" or "Wizards of Wavery Place." But Mendler is more than an actress—she is also a talented singer/songwriter who is making a name for herself in the music world. She recently released her newest single, "Can't Bring This Down...
  • Galaxy players to sign autographs for Galaxy II game

    Galaxy players to sign autographs for Galaxy II game

    Two soccer players from the LA Galaxy will be signing autographs prior to the LA Galaxy II game against the Orange County Soccer Club at the StubHub Center Track and Field Stadium on Saturday, April 22. The players are forward Jack McBean of Newport Beach, CA and midfielder Jaime Villarreal of...
  • 'Sugar Man' Rodriguez to play the City National Grove of Anaheim in May

    'Sugar Man' Rodriguez to play the City National Grove of Anaheim in May

    The myth of Rodriguez is something that only happens in the movies. The singer-songwriter--born Sixto Rodriguez--recorded his debut album Cold Fact in 1969 and released the record in 1970. After the record and its 1971 follow-up Coming from Reality bombed, Rodriguez called it quits on his music...
  • LA Galaxy involved in environmental initiatives

    LA Galaxy involved in environmental initiatives

    The LA Galaxy are in the process of trying to be more environmentally friendly. The Galaxy have collaborated with Adidas, Major League Soccer and Parley for the Oceans to create jerseys to raise awareness of the negative impact of marine plastic pollution.  The gear is being made of special yarns...
  • Jason Bonham brings his Led Zeppelin Experience to the Greek Theatre in LA

    Jason Bonham brings his Led Zeppelin Experience to the Greek Theatre in LA

    Jason Bonham, son of famed Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham, will be bringing his Led Zeppelin Experience to the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles this spring. The band skillfully recreates the music of Led Zeppelin with Jason Bonham pounding out the same pulsing rhythms as his father. Tickets for this...
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