Fitz and the Tantrums, Matt & Kim and more appearing at free event.
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Inaugural Big Blues Bender music festival features more than two dozen acts.
Singer-songwriter Yusuf, who was Cat Stevens until he converted to Islam, has announced a new album and a tour that will take him to Britain, Canada and, for the first time since 1976, to the United States.
Lana Del Rey has gone off the grid for “medical reasons” and canceled her upcoming European tour.
Some iPhone users are not happy that U2’s new album, “Songs of Innocence,” was automatically added to their iTunes music library, free of charge. In response, Apple has released a special tool that lets people remove the album from their collections.
Band members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina have been added to the festival’s Learning program.
CBS and Rihanna are splitting up after more fallout from the Ray Rice incident. The network said Tuesday it was permanently editing a song featuring Rihanna’s voice out of its Thursday night NFL telecasts — after the singer issued a profane tweet about it.
A CD/DVD featuring Whitney Houston’s first public performance — and one of her last in 2009— will be released Nov. 10.
The Detroit Symphony Orchestra is getting a $3.75 million grant from the William Davidson Foundation in support of its Neighborhood Concert Series.
Silversage is poised to make a name for itself. The rock band, made up of locals, has been in existence for less than a year, but it’s already played a number of gigs in town and regionally. Most notably, it opened for Steve Winwood at the Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas in June.
Josh Ripple has been around the sports and entertainment block. Now at 55, Ripple, of Las Vegas, might have his most intriguing position of all — chief operating officer of Life is Beautiful, the three-day music/art/culinary/learning festival in downtown Las Vegas set for Oct. 24-26.
Allan Carter risked his retirement fund to start a record label in Las Vegas. Crazy thing is, it’s working.
More than 35 artists from around the world — and around Las Vegas — will converge on downtown Las Vegas to create works during October’s second annual Life Is Beautiful Festival.
Jared Blake shooting scenes for new video locally.
Las Vegas entertainer Pia Zadora suffered serious head injuries and an ankle fractured in three places from a golf cart accident on Thursday.
See The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Mariachi El Bronx and others for free.
It’s the only time of year some get to headline, but some weekend stars have been playing Las Vegas for Mexican Independence Day for more than 20 years.
In honor of Wu-Tang Clan’s visit, we rank the nine MCs of the pioneering hip-hop group.
Old Crow Medicine Show flies high with high-energy Americana.
Among the acts coming to Las Vegas: R&B star Usher at the MGM Grand Garden arena, Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde goes solo at The Pearl at the Palms, and Bass Gravy, featuring Dieselboy and MC Dino, takes over the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay.
Every bro should be allowed to display his sweet tribal arm tattoos and nerd-crushing pecs when Godsmack and Limp Bizkit are in town.
The self-titled third album by Vegas punks Surrounded By Thieves is a grown-man kind of record, reflective of the concerns of veteran, working-class musicians, guys who’ve been around the block, who have to juggle careers and families with the demands of playing shows until the early morning hours in a steadily gigging band.
R&B icon will perform his seminal 1976 album in its entirety at MGM Grand Garden arena.