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Blur + Courtney Barnett @ the Hollywood Bowl

Lindsey Best | Posted 10.28.2016 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

On Tuesday night Brit pop heroes Blur played an explosive set at the Hollywood Bowl-- their first proper Los Angeles show since 2003. Australian musician Courtney Barnett opened.

Maoli: Is This Love!

Brad Puet | Posted 09.30.2016 | Entertainment
Brad Puet

Is This Love! An Interview with Glen Awong of Maoli I have had the honor of interviewing many island reggae artists from J Boog to The Green to Ekolu...

For The Love Of Ziggy Stardust, These Vintage Photos Of Bowie Are Just Sublime

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.16.2015 | Arts

If anyone can pull off a ghost-like complexion and slick orange hair, paired with leopard print earrings, a blazer stitched from the craft store's rej...

U2's Innocence + Experience Tour in Los Angeles

Lindsey Best | Posted 05.29.2016 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

Tuesday night U2 brought their new Innocence + Experience tour to Los Angeles for the first of five shows at the Forum.

The Rolling Stones: Zip Code Tour Opener in San Diego [PHOTOS]

Lindsey Best | Posted 05.26.2016 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

Over Memorial Day weekend The Rolling Stones opened their Zip Code tour by delivering an extraordinarily energy packed set to a sold out crowd in Petco Park, San Diego, CA. Gary Clark, Jr. opened.

Coachella 2015: Up Close

Lindsey Best | Posted 06.15.2015 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

Every year Coachella goers expect a substantial line-up that offers at least a little bit for everybody, and this year was no exception.

Songs of Freedom: Celebrating Bob Marley on his 70th Birthday

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 04.08.2015 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

In an arc stretching from Kingston, Jamaica, to Birmingham, England, our photographers captured many special moments with the reggae master Bob Marley, born 70 years ago this Feb. 6th.

Ryan Adams, Conor Oberst, and David Gray Perform at VPAC for KCSN's Benefit Show

Lindsey Best | Posted 02.17.2015 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

On Friday night three artists who all rightfully could have headlined such a show came together to play a benefit for the beloved CSUN radio station KCSN 88.5 Los Angeles.

25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas at the Forum - Night 2

Lindsey Best | Posted 02.18.2015 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

This last weekend KROQ brought their 25th Annual KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas to the newly renovated Forum.

Baron Wolman: Unseen Woodstock

Julie Grahame | Posted 01.21.2015 | Arts
Julie Grahame

Baron Wolman was Rolling Stone magazine's first photographer, working with stars such as Janis Joplin, The Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, and all the greats of the day.

Conor Oberst's Upside Down Mountain in Los Angeles

Lindsey Best | Posted 12.13.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

After finishing the first leg of his tour with backing band Dawes, Oberst embarked on a West Coast tour that included a new backing band and three very special shows in Los Angeles.

The Best Fest's George Fest 2014

Lindsey Best | Posted 12.06.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

All the events that are put on by the Best Fest are both a celebration of music as well as a communal concert experience that is shared between fans as well as a plethora of incredible musicians that come together.

Riot Fest Music Festival 2014: Up Close (Photos)

Lindsey Best | Posted 11.18.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

This year, in celebration of their 10th year anniversary, 10 bands performed their classic albums in their entirety.

FYF Music Festival 2014: Up Close

Lindsey Best | Posted 11.03.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

The weekend consisted of many different bands ranging from local bands Haim and Joyce Manor, to indie rock staples The Strokes, Phoenix and Interpol, to the reunion of hardcore band The Blood Brothers and the recently reunited predominant shoegaze band, Slowdive.

Punk Rock Summer Nationals Tour with The Offspring

Lindsey Best | Posted 11.02.2014 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the best selling independent album of all time: the 1994 album Smash by The Offspring. Saturday night in San Diego, CA, The Offspring headlined the Sleep Train Amphitheater on their Punk Rock Summer Nationals tour.

Rock 'n' Roll, the '70s and a Camera

Adam DeAngelis | Posted 05.14.2014 | Books
Adam DeAngelis

DOG DANCE. Upper-case, not lower-case. That's an important take-away from the front cover. Bold, sexual and candid. The book immediately tells you what you're about to witness.

Alt-J Tessellates at the Fox, Woos Everyone

Brian Holton Henderson | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment
Brian Holton Henderson

The humble soar of Alt-J's harmonies, the pick and pluck of their eerie lyrics, their crashing synth and well-paired acoustic arpeggios are suited perfectly to the west coast in winter.

The Lost Bowie Photograph

Adam DeAngelis | Posted 06.25.2013 | Entertainment
Adam DeAngelis

The Runaways, Robert Plant, Gene Simmons, and Freddie Mercury are just a fraction of legends that iconic photographer Brad Elterman has photographed.

Candid Shots Of Music Icons

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.02.2012 | Arts

Behind, or in front of, or some chess move away from every great musician, is a great photographer, hunched in the shadows. In the case of the greats ...

GUESS WHO?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts

This week The Morrison Hotel Gallery in SoHo is showcasing a rarely seen collection of images by rock 'n' roll photographer Barrie Wentzell. The exhib...

PHOTOS: The Best Of Rock & Roll Photography

Posted 06.20.2012 | Los Angeles

If music is the universal language, then musicians are the universal language of cool -- and we've got proof. Who Shot Rock & Roll features over 1...