| Jun 8, 2013
| 9:09 AM
Mere hours after Nine Inch Nails released a new single, Adrian Belew revealed that he's left the recently revived group ahead of an extensive world tour set to begin next month.
The guitarist, best known for his work with the influential prog-rock...
| May 28, 2013
| 3:30 PM
Trent Reznor's been lying to us, but his fans probably won't mind.
The singer, producer and composer announced on Nine Inch Nails' Tumblr today that his band (which he laid to rest in 2009) has completed a new album and has signed to Columbia.
| Jun 1, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Up in a third-floor dressing room at the Wiltern, Joshua Homme is drinking Mexican beer and struggling to enjoy a borrowed ultra-slim cigarette. The singer-guitarist from Queens of the Stone Age looks and sounds the same as always, a big, wisecracking...
| May 18, 2013
| 7:16 AM
Two days after Eric Avery revealed in a Facebook post that he'd left the band in order to "focus on my musical life here in L.A.," Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails announced Friday that Robin Finck had rejoined the influential industrial-rock group....
| May 15, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Trent Reznor needs a new bass player.
Eric Avery, the former Jane's Addiction bassist who was to take part in Nine Inch Nails' summer tour, has left the influential industrial-rock group. Avery announced his departure Wednesday in a Facebook post,...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The recent history of the outdoor concert, from a performance perspective, begins with a pyramid. Two Frenchmen known as Daft Punk constructed a massive video-and-computer-enhanced object that blew minds at Coachella 2006 with its gradually unfolding...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:38 PM
Film composer Clint Mansell, best known for his work with Darren Aronofsky on "Black Swan," "Requiem for a Dream" and "The Fountain," will perform three nights at Largo in his first ever solo appearances in Los Angeles. Times pop music critic Randall...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 5:02 AM
Ramin Djawadi always dreamed of composing a film score, and the Berklee College of Music graduate has done plenty, including ......
| Apr 14, 2012
Shortly after being hired about a decade ago to up the ante of musical talent offered at the Orange County Fair's summer concert series in Costa Mesa, veteran talent buyer Ken Phebus rolled out his schedule for the fair's board. But one of the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 12:42 PM
“Rick Springfield, you have a song that people recognize after three frigging notes. Congratulations, Rick frigging Springfield,” Dave Grohl said on Thursday to his colleague in a new band celebrating the former Van Nuys recording studio Sound...
| Jan 15, 2013
| 8:24 AM
David Bowie and Justin Timberlake aren't the only musicians returning to active duty this spring.
Just days after debuting two new songs at a show at the Glass House in Pomona, New York's Yeah Yeah Yeahs announced Monday that they'll release an album,...