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  • U2's Edge, Adam Clayton join tribute band onstage at New York City club

    U2's Edge, Adam Clayton join tribute band onstage at New York City club

    Fans who showed up Wednesday night in New York to see U2 tribute band Unforgettable Fire got more than their money’s worth when members of the real U2 — guitarist the Edge and bassist Adam Clayton — joined the performance.

  • Vaud & the Villains bring vintage sounds to Pasadena on Aug. 1

    Vaud & the Villains bring vintage sounds to Pasadena on Aug. 1

    The free summer concerts at the Levitt Pavilion band shells have long offered an invigorating mix of touring and local acts to the L.A. area. Saturday’s show at the Levitt in Pasadena figures to be one of this season’s highlights with the grand-scale retro collective Vaud and the Villains.

  • John Lennon Day in New York celebrated on Ellis Island

    John Lennon Day in New York celebrated on Ellis Island

    U2 singer Bono and guitarist the Edge joined Yoko Ono and various dignitaries on Ellis Island on Wednesday for New York City's inaugural John Lennon Day. They were there to unveil artwork dedicated to the late Beatle.

  • Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik signs solo deal with RCA

    Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik signs solo deal with RCA

    The other shoe has dropped on Zayn Malik’s new direction, with an announcement Thursday that the singer and songwriter who exited boy band One Direction in March has signed a solo recording contract with RCA Records.

  • Jamie xx bridges dance music's past and future at Echoplex

    Jamie xx bridges dance music's past and future at Echoplex

    What do people look for when they go to raves? Is it just the obvious – sex, drugs, loud music and the chance to set aside your day job? Or is there something else, some kind of communion with every dance music fan who wanted to feel something new for a while?

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