It's about time the recording academy recognized the dance/ electronica genre of music, and to celebrate, they threw an amazing bash in Hollywood at the always fabulous Avalon. Performances by The Crystal Method, Paul Oakenfold, Tom "Junkie XL" Holkenborg, and artist Brian "BT" Transeau made for one stellar evening in the trance music circuit.
Budding company Aesthetic Science is attempting something quite different and unique this summer: A festival for the 21st century. Combining the very latest technology in computer games with some cool music acts of today; they attempt to create a great day of play that anybody can enjoy.
If you want to kick back at a cool Hollywood club and check out the local music scene, Industry night at Club Lingerie is the place. Every Tuesday night you'll find yourself exposed to a variety of sounds; everything from hard rock, to industrial metal, to coffeehouse pop.
If there was only convention an American anime fan could attend, Anime Expo 2004 was it. The largest Japanese animation convention in North America, Anime Expo gathered fans across the country for a full four days of workshops, panels, shows, contests, and all the anime a fan could want.
After seventeen years of singing the indigenous Rumba-Flamenca soul of their native people, there is one thing the Gipsy Kings have yet to do. Despite almost two decades of records and performances weighing on their vocal chords, they have yet to lose their vigor, their incredible dexterity, and their passion for breathing song into their beloved gypsy heritage.
Guitar Center, the largest U.S. retailer of musical instruments, is now the proud owner of Eric Clapton's famous "Blackie" 1956-57 Fender Stratocaster, his 1964 Gibson ES-335 and Stevie Ray Vaughan's 1065 "Lenny" Composite Stratocaster.
The Getty Center's new exhibit has some striking photographs from the early days of photography, some that influenced politics and people, and other that defied the traditional notions of artistic expression.
MTV had a crazy week with the premiere of both the MTV Movie Awards and Road Rules. Lindsay Lohan presided over the coolest awards show around and another season of the crazy roadies shifts into gear with RR Xtreme