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  1. Ross On Radio: Who Said Alternative Is Supposed To Rock?

    April 27, 2014 2:00 PM EDT Guitars And "Danger" Could Help, But Shouldn't Define The Format The articles hit within a few days of each other. There was L.A. Weekly's look at how much of what alternative KROQ Los Angeles played wasn't "rock.&quo ...

  2. Attendance Down At Rock In Rio Madrid

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Attendance at the five-day Rock In Rio Madrid festival fell to 250,000 from the 290,000 who attended the five shows at the 2008 festival. Rock in Rio founder and director Roberto Medina blamed the drop in numbers on bad weather on June 11 and the ...

  3. Rihanna, Shakira Draw Huge Rock In Rio Madrid Audience

    June 07, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Rock in Rio Madrid broke its own attendance record on Saturday (June 5) with 87,000 fans turning out for Rihanna and Shakira. It was Rihanna's first ever concert in Spain and her only Spanish date scheduled for this year. And Shakira is an ol ...

  4. Rock In Rio Madrid Sales Up, Says Organizer

    May 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT With two weeks to go before the start of Madrid's five-day Rock in Rio festival on June 4, the organization said it has sold 10% more tickets than at this stage before the city's first Rock in Rio in 2008. Organizers expect the total aud ...

  5. Lady Gaga, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire Top Lollapalooza 2010 Lineup

    April 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga, Green Day, a reunited Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, the Strokes and Phoenix will headline this year's Lollapalooza, festival organizers confirmed today (Apr. 6). The National, Spoon, Devo, Cypress Hill, Cut Copy, the New Pornographers, ...

  6. Briefs: Apollo Theater, Cypress Hill, Dru Hill

    January 21, 2010 12:00 AM EST -- The Apollo Theater's legendary "Amateur Night" talent competition will return Jan. 27. Comedian Capone is the opening night host, which will also feature a performance by hip-hop pioneer Doug E. Fresh. "Amateur Night" h ...

  7. Sublime To Reunite For Cypress Hill's Smokeout Fest

    August 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Sublime, the chart-topping Long Beach-based punk reggae group that split-up more than 13 years ago when its lead singer died of a drug overdose, will play its first official gig with a new vocalist as part of the Smokeout festival, to be held Oct. ...

  8. London Garage Venue To Get Relentless

    June 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT London's Garage Venue will be rechristened the Relentless Garage when it re-opens on June 26, following a partnership between operators the Mama Group and Relentless Energy Drink. Mama Group says the brand partnership is for "the next th ...

  9. Latin Briefs: Orfeon, LAMC, Flakiss

    May 05, 2009 12:00 AM EDT -Mexican independent label Orfeon has secured worldwide digital distribution through IODA. Orfeon’s catalog includes Agustin Lara, Celia Cruz, Pedro Infante and many other heritage acts in such genres as cumbia, tejano, vallenato and salsa. The la ...

  10. London Garage Re-Opening

    March 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Garage venue in London, part of the joint venture between Mama Group and entertainment retailer HMV, is to re-open on June 26, 2009. The future of the Garage in north London had been uncertain, but it will now become the first venue to re-open ...

  11. Rock The Bells To Make European Debut

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Traveling hip-hop festival Rock the Bells will make its European debut this fall with performances by Nas, Mos Def, De La Soul, the Pharcyde, EPMD, Supernatural and Scratch, among others. The European trek launches Oct. 31 at the T-Mobile Arena in ...

  12. VH1 Launches New Hip-Hop Themed Shows

    September 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In anticipation of its upcoming 5th annual "VH1 Hip Hop Honors" telecast, VH1 will premier two new original hip-hop themed programs. "100 Greatest Hip Hop Songs" and "VH1 Rock Doc: NWA: The World's Most Dangerous Grou ...

  13. Nas Reveals North American Run

    July 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In between performance dates on this summer's Rock the Bells tour, rapper Nas will embark on a 21-date North American tour in support of his new untitled album, due tomorrow (July 15) via Def Jam. The trek visits primarily clubs and theaters, ...

  14. Tribe, Nas, Mos Def, De La Soul Lead Rock The Bells

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After breaking out last year with a handful of large-scale festival performances from the reunited Rage Against the Machine, this summer's Rock the Bells tour will feature appearances by A Tribe Called Quest, Nas, Mos Def, De La Soul, Rakim a ...

  15. Digital Briefs: Koch, Zedge, Amoeba, 'Guitar Hero III'

    December 17, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Indie label Koch Records is providing its catalog DRM-free to Apple's iTunes Plus music service. The unprotected, higher-bitrate MP3s join that of EMI Music Group and a handful of other independent labels participating in the program. - Zed ...

  16. Linkin Park, Common, Crystal Method Ready For 'Block Party'

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park, Common, the Crystal Method, Cut Chemist, Z-Trip and Supernatural will perform at three Los Angeles clubs tonight (Oct. 26) as part of the Sunset Strip Block Party, an event that aims to educate members of the press and entertainment c ...

  17. GoTV, Guerilla Union Team For Mobile Hip-Hop

    July 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mobile TV network GoTV and live event producer Guerilla Union have partnered to bring behind-the-scenes artist performances and festival footage of all Guerilla Union programming -- including Rock the Bells and Paid Dues tours -- to GoTV's Hi ...

  18. Rage, Daft Punk, QOTSA, Shins Set For Vegoose Fest

    July 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As tipped here last month , Rage Against The Machine will co-headline this fall's Vegoose Festival at Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium, alongside French electronica duo Daft Punk. The event is set for Oct. 27-28; two-day passes go on sale Sat ...

  19. Sen Dog Brings Latin Thug To Koch

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Label to issue Reyes Brothers debut Oct. 3. Cypress Hill member Senen “Sen Dog” Reyes has formed his own Latin Thug Records. Releases will be exclusively handled by Port Washington, N.Y.-based Koch Entertainment Distribution. Reyes formed the labe ...

  20. Bonnaroo, Oasys Mobile Pact

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Festival to be held June 16-18. For the first time, Bonnaroo Arts and Music Festival has selected a mobile partner—Oasys Mobile—to provide services for the event. At this year's festival, Oasys will offer mobile services ranging from free tex ...

  21. XM Embraces Reggaeton

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT XM Satellite Radio will begin focusing on reggaeton with a dedicated channel--Alegria, XM channel 90--for the popular latin hip hop music genre. The channel will be produced by XM's music staff, inclu XM Satellite Radio will begin focusing on ...

  22. Fontana Inks Budding Hip-Hop Imprint

    June 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Angeles Records run by DJ Muggs, Self-Scientific. Former Cypress Hill producer DJ Muggs has formed Angeles Records with Los Angeles-based hip-hop duo Self-Scientific. The imprint has reached a distribution agreement with the Universal Music Group& ...

  23. Coors Inks Naming Deal With Colorado Venue

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre in Englewood, Colo., has signed a naming-rights deal with Coors Brewing Co. The venue, in a suburb of Denver, will begin operating as Coors Amphitheatre this spring. Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre in Englewood, ...

  24. Coors Inks Naming Deal With Colorado Venue

    March 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre in Englewood, Colo., has signed a naming-rights deal with Coors Brewing Co. The venue, in a suburb of Denver, will begin operating as Coors Amphitheatre this spring. Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre in Englewood, ...