Vinyl records are making a comeback. But how do you navigate the eclectic world of vintage self-pressed vinyl records? At an event at KPCC's Forum, we learned a few tips.
Legendary alt-rock band the Pixies played a surprise show with a new line-up Friday night at the Echo, ahead of a world tour.
The new song “The Fox” by Ylvis has quickly become a viral sensation. But wait, what noise DOES a fox actually make? And which foxes are in Southern California?
Music evokes strong memories. Researchers found a strong "reminiscence bump" for music of the early 1980s in people in their early 20s.
With director Hoku Uchiyama, the band uses food as puppets in a video that recalls MTV's early days.
Dwight Yoakam joins Off-Ramp host John Rabe for a wide-ranging discussion ahead of his concert Friday at the Hollywood Palladium - his first big LA concert in 5 years
Linda Ronstadt says she suffers from Parkinson's disease, which has robbed her ability to sing. She says she was diagnosed eight months ago and "can't sing a note."
California, MacArthur Park, A Good Day, I am ... I said, and ...
Attorneys for Thicke and the song's collaborators filed a lawsuit in L.A. asking a judge to determine their song doesn't copy songs composed by Marvin Gaye and George Clinton.
This week was the 40th anniversary of hip-hop's creation, and many of its most important practitioners are entering middle age, too.
Yes, the new record from the LA-based country band The Coals is only 22 minutes long, but the music on it is inventive, catchy, genuine, and moving.
The popular nightclub and TV singer Eydie Gorme has died. Gorme was known both as a solo act and for “Steve and Eydie,” teaming with her husband Steve Lawrence.
Chris Brown's publicist says the singer has suffered a seizure brought on by intense fatigue and extreme emotional stress.
Back in 1958, legendary singer Nat King Cole released his first album that was completely in Spanish. Recently his daughter, Natalie Cole, followed in his footsteps by releasing her own spanish album: 'Cole En Espanol.'
Can you separate words from music and pick pop music's best melody? Sigman surveyed his friends, from Jimmy Webb and Bob Merlis to Les Moonves.
Kids' music that's safe for adults? That was the subject of a talk and performance at KPCC's Crawford Family Forum. Check out three acts that will entertain kids and their grownups.