| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:10 PM
As two of YouTube's most successful rappers--their "Epic Rap Battles of History" channel has more than 1.2 billion total video views and almost 5.4 million subscribers--Nice Peter and EpicLLOYD (Peter Shukoff and Lloyd Ahlquist to the historical record)...
| May 22, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The Virgin Mobile FreeFest — the annual, all-day music festival that brought Jack White, Skrillex, Alabama Shakes and more to the area last October — will return to Columbia's Merriweather Post Pavilion this year, spokeswoman Audrey Fix...
| May 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Lollapalooza presented festivalgoers with some difficult choices Tuesday when it announced its hour-by-hour schedule for the three-day, sold-out festival. Two headliners a day will play simultaneously at opposite ends of Grant Park: Nine Inch Nails and...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Monday’s press conference for the upcoming Tortuga Music Festival was perfectly staged: The beach behind the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel looked particularly pristine under bright, chamber of commerce-designed skies, with city officials in...
| Mar 11, 2013
*** (of out 4)
To many cinephiles and classically trained composers, the idea of Skrillex venturing anywhere near a movie score would be blasphemy. The 25-year-old's floor-obliterating drops aren't exactly known for their nuance or mood but rather menace...
| Mar 15, 2013
With Ultra Music Festival's addition of a second weekend to celebrate its 15 years, March 15 marks the start of a two-week block saturated with dubstep, house, and drum and bass.
The headliners are no surprise: There's Tiesto, David Guetta, Deadmau5 and...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Resilient youth was served at the 55th annual Grammy Awards Sunday, with relative newcomers such as Mumford & Sons, fun. and Gotye sweeping the major awards.
The Black Keys also enjoyed a banner night. The Nashville-via-Ohio rock duo won three Grammys,...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Mumford & Sons wrapped up a completely unpredictable Grammy Awards with perhaps the most surprising win of the night, taking home album of the year for "Babel."
It was an event that even shocked the London folk-rockers.
"We figured we weren't going to...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 1:05 AM
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Grammy awards were bestowed widely on Sunday as Australian singer Gotye, New York indie-pop trio FUN. and British folk band Mumford & Sons took home top honors on the music's industry's biggest night.
On an evening that...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 6:28 AM
In addition to such stars as Deadmau5, David Guetta and Tiesto, Ultra Music Festival announces more artists in the phase two of its lineup.
You can now catch Skrillex, Snoop Dogg, TheWeeknd and Steve Aoki. The full lineup is at ultramusicfestival.com/...
| Jan 14, 2013
***1/2 (out of four)
On the highly enjoyable “LongLiveA$AP,” A$AP Rocky's much-anticipated and frequently delayed full-length debut, the only real problem is Rocky's rapping, which is uninspired and devoid of personality. While Rocky has...