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Red Hot Chili Peppers (photo provided by Outside Lands, by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)

Red Hot Chili Peppers Close Outside Lands 2013 Day 3

The Red Hot Chili Peppers once again proved to be among the world’s most reliable festival bands with a triumphant set packed with hits to close out the 2013 edition of San Francisco’s Outside Lands music festival.

08/12/2013

Trent Reznor (Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

Nine Inch Nails Dominate Outside Lands Day 2

Nine Inch Nails dazzled San Francisco with high-tech tension while Phoenix delighted with death-defying crowd-surfing skills.

08/11/2013

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Lollapalooza 2013 Day 3: The Cure Brings The Hits, Phoenix Brings The Party

For Lollapalooza’s closing night, The Cure wasn’t interested in chitchat. Robert Smith knows that you want him to just shut up and sing. And that’s exactly what he did.

08/05/2013

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Lollapalooza 2013 Day 2: Mumford & Sons Return Following Ted Dwane’s Surgery

Lollapalooza 2013 marks Mumford & Sons’ return after Ted Dwane’s surgery, and the Postal Service are apparently make-out music.

08/04/2013

Came Back Haunted: Nine Inch Nails. (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lollapalooza 2013 Day 1: Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, Lana Del Rey, New Order & More

Friday’s Lollapalooza lineup was infested with four-to-the-floor beats from the majority of bands morning to night because a) that’s what sells and that’s what’s on the radio.

08/03/2013

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Three Generations Celebrate Willie Nelson’s 80th Birthday

For the first time ever, four generations of the Nelson family performed on one stage at New York City’s Hard Rock Cafe earlier this month (June 6).

06/17/2013

Photo by Jason Shaltz

Midwest Boys Make Good: Black Keys Enthrall At Lollapalooza

In yesterday’s Lollapalooza battle of America vs. England, young vs. old and Black vs. Black, the Black Keys knew their strengths.

08/05/2012

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Lolla Founder Perry Farrell Goes Off-Site For Jane’s Addiction After-Party

Perry Farrell’s aura seems to be present in every aspect of Lollapalooza. But this year the Lollapalooza founder opted to go offsite to make an appearance in the flesh for an intimate after-party with Jane’s Addiction.

08/05/2012

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The Beach Boys Bring California Dreamin’ To NYC On Reunion Tour

About an hour into their set at New York’s Beacon Theatre last night (May 10), the Beach Boys hit their stride, like a surfer catching that big, juicy wave. Though the band’s members – who […]

05/10/2012

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On The Scene At Florence + The Machine’s MTV “Unplugged” Taping

The only thing more nerve-racking than covering “Try A Little Tenderness” with Kanye West — who heavily samples the song on his Watch The Throne single “Otis” — in the front row would be performing […]

04/09/2012

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