Legendary designer has created conceptual album cover photographs for bands from Pink Floyd to Mars Volta
Andrea DomanickTracii GunsSaturday marked the first Venice Beach Spring Fling Festival, a new seasonal counterpart to its Summer Music Festival showcasing local bands and artists. The locally sponsored Fling is only the most recent effort from the community to prove that there's more to the b ... More >>
Coachella 2011: The Return of Zach De La Rocha
In the mood for some serious rock/crooning? As we were stumbling across the Interweb tracking shows, we tripped over a surprise Chris Cornell show at the Hotel Cafe next week. Yes, Cornell, best known for his amazing work with Timbaland work with Soundgarden and Audioslave, is playing in the itsy bi ... More >>
Kanye West interrupts Taylor Swift, continuing a long tradition of unspontaneous VMA quackery. Back in the day, VMA's didn't suck, here's evidence.
She's going to blow your mind
View more photos in the Justice Tour slideshow. Timothy NorrisTom Morello backstage at the Henry Fonda for the Justice TourDo-gooders are easy to pick on, especially rock 'n' roll martyrs like Tom Morello who are damned if they don't and even more damned if they do. But rock's most incendiary axem ... More >>
Also, Flosstradamus, Bigelf, The Crystelles
Your favorite band is playing the Roxy tonight — but you’re not invited
For the week of July 5 - 11
What to do in Los Angeles this week
So, I need to tell you about the show of the festival. My mind is blown, dude! I'm sitting in this bar, reading my Archies comics, because I am desperate for anything to keep me awake through a set by Aqualung. (Aqualung are one of these tragically earnest Nic Harcourt bands. They are attempting ... More >>
What happened to the people who brought us “A Village in Texas Is Missing Its Idiot”? And “Fuck Me, Not Iraq”? In the lull of frustration during the time of all-Republican rule, did we just get lazy?
For the week of Jan 12 – 18
For the week of June 22 - 29
Radio killed the radio star
Resurrection and ascension at the Wake Up Show hip-hop battle
Sound and sedition at the LAMC
Serart make music the old-fashioned way — they improvise
Where are the new protest songs?
Politics may be a drag, but kids today are turning Green instead of tuning out