No Doubt, The Killers, Spoon, Rodrigo y Gabriela to Headline Inaugural Kaaboo Festival Benefiting Local Charities

Imagine spending a lazy day at the beach in sunny Southern California. Now imagine that No Doubt, The Killers and Snoop Dogg are there to serenade you, comedians will entertain you and there’s food and beer from local restaurants. What’s … Continue reading

David Lynch Foundation Celebrates Anniversary with Concert Featuring Duran Duran, Sky Ferreira and more

By Billy Restivo Los Angeles’ Theatre at Ace Hotel will be bursting with the tunes of iconic director David Lynch come the 1st of April, as a fleet of top-notch artists gear up to perform selected works from Lynch’s films, … Continue reading

Duran Duran Crank Out the Hits at Intimate Performance Supporting War Child

By Kristina Rideout Duran Duran gave an intimate, hit-filled performance at Wilton’s Music Hall in London as part of War Child and O2’s Passport Back to the Bars event on February 19. The group was one of six bands performing … Continue reading

Leona Lewis, Colbie Caillat and Kelly Clarkson Join Forces to Save Animal Sanctuary

By Kristina Rideout Pop star Leona Lewis has taken to the internet in an effort to help save an organization close to her heart: the Hopefield Animal Sanctuary in Brentwood, UK. Lewis, along with other stars including Kelly Clarkson, Mel … Continue reading

Sting and Feist Team Up for Cherrytree Records Bash Supporting Music Education

By Jack Riewe Since 2005, Cherrytree Records has been championing promising rising artists like LMFAO, Ellie Goulding and Far East Movement. Now as part of the groundbreaking record label’s 10th anniversary celebration, Cherrytree has partnered with VH1 Save the Music … Continue reading

More Than a Trade Show: NAMM Has Music Causes Running Through Its Veins

By Laura Ferreiro When most people hear the word NAMM, they think of the popular trade shows that feature an abundance of music gear and instruments, and the musicians who love them jamming out in busy convention center halls. But … Continue reading

Avril Lavigne Encourages Fans to Support Special Olympics and Writes Song for the Summer Games

By Jack Riewe In support of the Special Olympic World Games, set to take place in Los Angeles July 26-August 2, multiplatinum artist and philanthropist Avril Lavigne has announced she has written the song “Fly.” The track will help her … Continue reading

Kendrick Lamar, Diplo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros to Headline Shaun White’s Air + Style: Los Angeles

By Billy Restivo Not only does Air + Style showcase some of the best snowboarders and skiers in the world, but the two-day event February 21 and 22 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena will also feature performances by an … Continue reading

Tibet House Benefit Concert to Feature Flaming Lips, Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson and More

By Billy Restivo Tibet House US, an organization dedicated to the preservation of Tibetan culture, is gearing up to celebrate the silver anniversary of its annual benefit concert with some of the most renowned names in music. And what better … Continue reading

Foo Fighters’ First Show of 2015 to Benefit Three Music Charities

By Laura Ferreiro Foo Fighters have announced their first show of 2015 and it’s a doozy. In addition to the fact that it will be their final show in Southern California before they embark on their Sonic Highways world tour … Continue reading