| Sep 13, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Paul McCartney has enlisted several producers in putting together his album “New,” due Oct. 15, including Amy Winehouse producer Mark Ronson, who handled the title track and first single, as well as Giles Martin, Ethan Johns and Paul Epworth....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 7:14 PM
Singer Jackie Lomax will perhaps be most remembered for what didn't happen during his long career.
Despite several brushes with fame — and solo recordings featuring no less than Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton and...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 9:00 AM
When two of the world's biggest pop stars have new product to push, you can bet they'll find a big way to push it.
That's what Paul McCartney and Justin Timberlake are set to do next week with some help from Jimmy Kimmel.
The late-night host is...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:52 AM
For Carole King, Jan. 24 promises to be one fine day.
That's when the singer and songwriter known for her own hits and those she wrote for others -- including the Chiffons, the Everly Brothers and Herman's Hermits -- is to be named Person of the Year at...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:29 PM
MEXICO CITY — Johnny Laboriel, a legendary Mexican rock 'n' roll singer and icon for the Afro-Mexicano community, has died in Mexico City, a representative said. He was 71.
He died early Wednesday at his home after an extended stay in the hospital...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 11:56 AM
LAS VEGAS -- To get a sense of how much music -- and how much corporate appeasement -- was crammed into the first night of this weekend's iHeartRadio Music Festival, consider this: Robin Thicke, whose "Blurred Lines" recently topped the Hot 100 for 12...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 5:51 PM
LAS VEGAS -- "The Super Bowl of music."
That's how Clear Channel Communications executive Tom Poleman described the iHeartRadio Music Festival that his employer is putting on this weekend in Las Vegas. And judging by the number of A-list acts due to...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 9:15 AM
One of the hottest tickets in Los Angeles this month was for a last-minute club show by Atoms for Peace, the high-profile side project built around an odd couple of alternative-rock superstars.
The concert was in preparation for an extensive world...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:01 AM
Sometimes it pays to have your own talk show. Case in point: On Wednesday, Paul McCartney paid a visit to “The Colbert Report,” sitting for a lengthy interview and playing six – count 'em, six – songs in a special hour-long...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Ringo Starr was never known as a songwriting Beatle -- that honor went to John Lennon and Paul McCartney first, with George Harrison far behind. And far behind that was drummer Ringo.
But now Starr, born Richard Starkey, is writing a children's book...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Bob Dylan is bringing it all back home.
A year after the legendary singer-songwriter was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, he's set to be decorated with France's prestigious Legion of Honor, according to Reuters, which said that a 17-member...