Post Tagged with: "LA Music"

LA’s Culture Collide Announces Lineup And Details For October Festival

Returning to Los Angeles and San Francisco this October is CULTURE COLLIDE–the quintessential music, arts and industry experience–which celebrates creative curiosity as multiple venues play host to dozens of established and on-the-rise bands from around the world for multiple days of musical discovery.  Newly added talent for CULTURE COLLIDE 2015 in Los Angeles includes The Album Leaf, Caught a Ghost, Maudlin Strangers, Tuka, Avaberee, […]

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The National To Play Intimate Show At The Troubador For Charity

We covered The National on their last tour in Santa Barbara, CA and they put on a rousing show. Now, the band is showing their charitable side… Critically acclaimed rock band The National is taking on an international challenge: educating girls in Guatemala. On October 16, 2015, The National will perform at the legendary and […]

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Tom Petty Releases “Somewhere Under Heaven” On The Entourage Movie Soundtrack

“Somewhere Under Heaven” is the first track to be released from Tom Petty’s forthcoming albumWildflowers – All The Rest. Written by Tom and Mike Campbell and recorded in 1992, but forgotten in Petty’s archives until this year, “Somewhere Under Heaven” is a lost gem from one of the most prolific periods of Petty’s career, during […]

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U2 Tour Manager Dennis Sheehan Dies in Los Angeles

There is straight up shock in the U2 camp today. Dennis Sheehan had been the band’s Tour Manager for 30 years.  This morning, he was found dead in his Los Angeles hotel room, just hours after U2 had opened their 5-night stand at The Forum. Drummer Larry Mullen Jr’s father had recently passed away.  So, […]

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Instagram! Staples Center Ranks As #6 Instagrammed Place On The Planet

Congratulations to Staples Center, on a record breaking 2013!!! Taylor Swift at Staples Center Pink at Staples Center STAPLES Center reached a major milestone in 2013 by hosting a total of 53 concerts, breaking the previous record of 38 concerts set in 2011.  This was the year of multiple shows by the same artist at STAPLES […]

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U2 To Release “Ordinary Love” Single On Vinyl For Record Store Day

From U2.com: Ordinary Love, a new song written for the upcoming movie Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, will be released in a 10-inch vinyl pressing to mark Record Store Day on November 29th. The sleeve artwork features a striking painting of Nelson Mandela by Irish artist and illustrator Oliver Jeffers. Oliver, along with Mac Premo,  has also […]

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Former Guns N’ Roses Members (Slash, Duff, Matt Sorum) To Reunite For Kings Of Chaos Charity Show At Avalon

KINGS OF CHAOS–the new touring project featuring former Guns N’ Roses members Slash, Matt Sorum and Duff McKagan, along with Glenn Hughes (Black Country Communion/Deep Purple), Corey Taylor (Slipknot/Stone Sour) and Steve Stevens (Billy Idol)–will perform a special concert on Monday, November 18 at Avalon Hollywood in Los Angeles. They’ll play a two-hour set spanning the greatest hits from all of its superstar members […]

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Gary Clark Jr. To Open For Kings Of Leon On U.S. Arena Tour

Vocalist and guitarist extraordinaire Gary Clark Jr. has announced that he will hit the road with Kings of Leon for the first leg of their 2014 U.S. arena tour, which kicks off in Atlanta on February 5th and wraps up March 8th in Chicago. Pre-sales for select dates begin on October 29th, while tickets go on sale to the […]

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Record Store Day: Warner Bros. Records Announces Vinyl From Atlas Genius, Flaming Lips, Red Hot Chilli Peppers and More

Warner Bros. Records has announced that it will make a series of vinyl albums and singles available on “Black Friday”, November 29th. In the past, Black Fridaywas an American event created by large corporate retailers as a shopping day that promoted mass-produced items at super-low prices in hopes of driving customers into their stores. RSD’s Black Friday subverts […]

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The Flaming Lips Release EP, Peace Sword- To Play Greek Theatre and Santa Barbara Bowl Shows This Week

THE FLAMING LIPS will release a brand new six-song EP featuring new music inspired by Summit Entertainment’s upcoming feature film Ender’s Game, which hits theaters on November 1st. The title track “Peace Sword (Open Your Heart)” was written exclusively for the film, while the remaining five tracks were all inspired by the book upon which the film […]

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