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Rock Stars of Tomorrowland? Get Ready to See How Far XYLØ Can Go

Michael Bialas | Posted 11.18.2016 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Brother-sister pop-rock-electro duo XYLØ is essentially in the same position New Zealand quintet the Naked and Famous was two years ago, albeit on a ...

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: The Naked and Famous Are In Fine 'Form'; Fire and the Romance Debut "

Jon Chattman | Posted 10.04.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

We dodged a bullet. Auckland band The Naked and Famous nearly broke up between their second and third albums following the split between band members...

The Naked and Famous Go Inside Imagine Dragons' Lair

Michael Bialas | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Can an alternative New Zealand band match the mainstream success of an outfit that escaped Utah and avoided Las Vegas lounge act hell by continuing to beat its own drums until it finally got your attention?

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Jesse Harris' Borne Identity; Sarah Blacker "Plugs" In, and Conservatory Students See (Desert) Stars

Jon Chattman | Posted 10.19.2013 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Stores can't wait to plug their "back to school" sales during the first week of August - even the last week of July. For shame! Summer isn't over year...

Dog Ears Music: National Flitch Day: Bacon, Devotion, and High Fidelity

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 09.18.2013 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist includes music by Elvis Costello and the Attractions, William Shatner, Thelonious Monk, Indigo Girls, and more.

PHOTOS: No, It's Not Coachella; The Lineup's Just That Good

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 12.12.2011 | Los Angeles

For twenty-two years, KROQ's Almost Acoustic Christmas concert has provided a lineup of iconic rock groups at Universal's Gibson Amphitheater. Put on ...