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  • Indie folk group Blind Pilot have added more shows to their 2017 summer tour schedule. 

    Blind Pilot announce additional summer tour dates

    Indie folk group Blind Pilot continue to tour heavily in support of their 2016 album, And Then Like Lions, and have now added more dates to their summer schedule. Announced on Tuesday, the group from Oregon revealed six additional shows in the U.S. and Canada throughout the months of June, July and...
  • KROQ's Weenie Roast: Lorde, Cage The Elephant, Lana del Rey and more

    KROQ's Weenie Roast: Lorde, Cage The Elephant, Lana del Rey and more

    Lorde, Cage The Elephant, Lana Del Rey and Imagine Dragons are some of the big acts playing at KROQ's Weenie Roast y Fiesta 2017. The annual affair is for the first time being held at the StubHub Center in Carson on Saturday, May 20th. Tickets will go on sale to the public this Friday, April 28 at...
  • Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka to represent Lakers at NBA Draft Lottery

    Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka to represent Lakers at NBA Draft Lottery

    The new regime is in place, and the NBA offseason has already begun for the Los Angeles Lakers. Magic Johnson takes the helm as new president of basketball operations while former agent Rob Pelinka makes a career change becoming Mitch Kupchak's successor as general manager. Along with all the work...
  • Paul George reportedly 'talked about' playing for the Lakers for 'a long time'

    Paul George reportedly 'talked about' playing for the Lakers for 'a long time'

    The 2016-17 NBA season is officially over for Paul George and the Indiana Pacers. In the wake of the Pacers being swept, the inevitable has happened with George-to-the-Lakers rumors persisting. According to Mitch Lawrence of Sporting News, George let his desire to eventually play for the Lakers no...
  • Luol Deng believes Lakers brass will make 'a lot of changes'

    Luol Deng believes Lakers brass will make 'a lot of changes'

    Luol Deng is coming off a forgettable first season with the Los Angeles Lakers. The veteran forward signed a four-year, $72 million deal with the team last summer and failed to live up to expectations as the franchise's highest-paid player during the 2016-17 campaign. Next season, Deng would like to...
  • FLOOD magazine launches FLOOD 6 with a little help from the Beastie Boys

    FLOOD magazine launches FLOOD 6 with a little help from the Beastie Boys

    On April 21, one of the greatest hip-hop albums in existence celebrated its 25-year anniversary. Check Your Head gave the world songs such as "Pass the Mic" and "So What'cha Want," and as the Beastie Boys’ third studio album, helped solidify the band as the pioneers that they were. In this latest...
  • Epica will visit cities across North America this September for The Ultimate Principle Tour. 

    Epica will team up with Lacuna Coil for 2017 North American Tour

    Epica, the symphonic metal band from the Netherlands, will be hitting the road for a North American tour this fall in promotion of their 2016 album, The Holographic Principle. Titled "The Ultimate Principle Tour," after their recent LP, the 23-date run of shows will kick off on Aug. 31 in Boston and...
  • Repeat or not, LeBron James is likely to be back at the ESPYs in 2017

    Catch all of the biggest names in sports at The ESPYs in Los Angeles on July 12

    If you want to see all of the biggest sports stars in person, you would have to buy tickets to dozens of games over the course of the season. Or you could simply buy one ticket to The ESPYs. Scheduled for Wed., July 12 at the Microsoft Theater at L.A. Live, The ESPYs are ESPN’s annual salute to the...
  • Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Absinthe at LA Live

    Enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to Absinthe at LA Live

    Absinthe, described as the number one show in Las Vegas, has taken over LA Live for the past month, and there are still a ton of shows to go to if you haven't had the chance to check it out yet. Lucky for you, AXS is giving away a pair of tickets to one of the raunchy shows. By entering, you have...
  • Kendrick Lamar will be taking his new album on tour across North America this summer. 

    Kendrick Lamar announces 2017 North American summer tour

    Just like that, Kendrick Lamar will spend another summer holding the title of the hottest name in hip-hop. Following the nearly sudden release of his latest LP in Damn. and a pair of electric headlining performances at both weekends of Coachella, the Compton rapper also announced his tour schedule...
  • Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell plans to 'reach out' to Kobe Bryant

    Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell plans to 'reach out' to Kobe Bryant

    The rebuilding process continues for the Los Angeles Lakers. The 26-win season is now behind them with a focus on developing the young talent on the team like guard D'Angelo Russell. Over the course of the NBA offseason, Russell might have some help in his attempt to take his game to the next level...
  • Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    Amadou & Mariam plot U.S. summer tour dates

    North America will have another chance to witness the rich rock, pop, Afro-blues sounds of the Grammy- nominated husband and wife duo Amadou & Mariam. The Malian couple isn't your average singing group, however. The two are both blind and over 50 years in age, and against all odds, touring the...
  • Best concerts and shows to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles 2017

    Best concerts and shows to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles 2017

    Cinco de Mayo is a chance to celebrate Mexican heritage and is celebrated through the world. In the United States, it is a chance to enjoy great Mexican food, drinks and music. It is also a good chance to party and have a good time, and Los Angeles has plenty of opportunities to enjoy Cinco de Mayo...
  • Mark Schiff

    Photos: 'Baywatch' stars hit the red carpet at the first-ever Slow Mo Marathon

    If you were to distill “Baywatch” down to its essence, it was a show about beautiful people running in slow motion. With the “Baywatch” movie set to hit theaters on May 25, the stars of the new film and original TV show hit the red carpet at L.A. Live for an event that celebrated both beautiful...
  • Kristin Chenoweth hosts a special preview of the new Paley Center ‘Hairspray Live!’ exhibit

    Kristin Chenoweth hosts a special preview of the new Paley Center ‘Hairspray Live!’ exhibit

    Broadway superstar, Kristin Chenoweth, joined Executive Producer Craig Zadan and Chairman of NBC Entertainment Bob Greenblatt, in welcoming guests for a special press preview in Beverly Hills on April 21. The celebration was in honor of the brand-new “You Can’t Stop the Beat: the Art & Artistry...
  • Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje to bring reggae grooves to North American audiences this June

    Protoje will bring the sounds of his acclaimed 2015 release Ancient Future and new hard-hitting tunes to US fans on a spring and summer tour. The Jamaican reggae artist recently released the socially-conscious new single "Blood Money" (listen above), in which he decries political corruption in his...
  • Joseph Baura

    Photos: Röyksopp are dynamic at The Novo in Los Angeles

    The build up and release of tension is central to the appeal of electronic music. Although you won’t find any drops in their songs, the Swedish duo of Röyksopp are masters at navigating the dynamics of electronic music, which is a big part of why they’ve enjoyed such a long and successful career in...
  • Will Pankey

    Photos: Whitney plays sold out show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles

    This week in Los Angeles has been a busy week for music. The time in between Coachella weekends has brought a ton of bands to the city, one of those being the duo Whitney, who debuted at the festival during weekend one. Last night, Whitney played a sold out show at the El Rey Theatre with Dent May...
  • Rise Against will close out their 2017 North American tour with a show at the Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall on July 13. 

    Rise Against will close out 2017 North American tour with show at Shrine Auditorium

    Hardcore band Rise Against are all set to embark on a five-month run of shows starting Friday night in their hometown of Chicago, and will be staying on the road until mid-August. The band will be touring across South and Central America, North America and Europe to promote their upcoming eighth...
  • The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    The Dead Daisies announce first North American tour

    This August, The Dead Daisies will bring their multi-faceted rock 'n' roll to 12 small venues, including Rams Head Live and the El Rey Theatre, on their very first North American tour. Known for its rotating line-up of famous players, the supergroup's current cast features vocalist John Corabi...
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