There was a moment a few years back when Steve Angello was leaving a hotel in his native Sweden and found a few reporters waiting outside. They asked him what his plans were for the day. He told them nothing much. The response made the front page of the next day's newspaper.
"That was the moment," ... More >>
When Jon Whitfield moved to Los Angeles in 2008, he had no aspirations of seeing Hollywood Boulevard or hitting the beach in Malibu. He didn't come from his home state of Mississippi to play tourist. Then again, he also didn't come to fall in love, get married and merge his burgeoning musical career ... More >>
[Editor's note: Deathmatch pairs two artists who have something in common, and determines who is better. It's a concept we sort-of ripped off from MTV, except that instead of claymation it's the printed word!]
Dave A. Stewart, best known as Annie Lennox's other half in '80s new wave act the Eurythm ... More >>
Before she was picked to sing back-up for Michael Jackson's ill-fated 2009 London shows, Judith Hill was a relatively unknown perfomer from Pasadena.
When Hill appeared near the end of Jackson's memorial service to lead the stage in singing "Heal The World," most of the Staples Center audience did ... More >>
Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger, young, wild and free.With their success at Border Grill and beyond, it's difficult to think of chefs and restaurateurs Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger as ever being scrappy young things, just starting out, with a kitchen so tiny it spilled over into th ... More >>
See also: Our Q&A With Tiesto
Tiesto's Home Depot Center Show in October Billed as Largest One-DJ Gig in U.S. History
The Home Depot Center
October 8, 2011
Better than...shows that aren't the biggest of their kind ever.
The last time I saw Tiesto was February 2002 at Exit in New York City, ... More >>
Ben WesthoffDJ Quik and Gaslamp Killer
Better Than...A day in the life of a player not named Quik.
Long lines and folks trying to get the valet to park their Bentleys circled outside of the Cabana Club in Hollywood yesterday. It was Sunday afternoon and time for the weekl ... More >>
View more photos in Timothy Norris' slideshow, "Kylie Minogue @ Hollywood Bowl."
Who: Kylie Minogue
Where: Hollywood Bowl
It's been just about ten years since Kylie Minogue released "Can't Get You Out of My Head," the monumental global hit that went on to becom ... More >>
Lainna FaderFitz And The Tantrums
The show was sold-out and the place was packed before the first opener even took the stage. The first band was Belle Brigade, a seven-piece band fronted by siblings Ethan and Barbara Gruska who sound like a country-tinged New Pornographers. AWOLNATION follow ... More >>