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  1. Uber to Malibu by Helicopter This Labor Day Weekend

    1:20 pm PDT 08/29/2014
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    The "experience" will set you back $1,500 READ MORE

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  2. Lollapalooza Rewind: 10 Awesome Moments from the Festival's History (Video)

    1:11 pm PDT 07/31/2014
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    This weekend marks the 23rd Lollapalooza Festival. The Billboard staff recounts 10 of their favorite moments from the Chicago fest's illustrious history. READ MORE

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  3. Decked Out: A Fitz and the Tantrums Singer Shows Her Summer Stage Style

    8:54 am PDT 07/30/2014
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    Before rocking out at Lollapalooza, Noelle Scaggs — co-lead singer of the popular L.A.-based band — opens up her closet to give us a peek at her go-to performance pieces for the Aug. 2 fest and beyond. READ MORE

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  4. Perry Farrell Q&A: Lollapalooza Headliners, Building a Festival Lineup & More (Video)

    6:17 pm PDT 07/29/2014
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    "Eminem really takes care of all the aspects — he assaults every sense up there," says the festival mastermind. READ MORE

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  5. 'No Cameras Allowed' Filmmaker on Music Festival Break-Ins, Branding and Unstable Future (Video)

    9:09 am PDT 07/29/2014
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    James Marcus Haney, who snuck into everything from Glastonbury to the Grammys by posing as press, tells THR of his doc, "People are expecting a music festival break-in 101, but it's not that." READ MORE

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  6. Lollapalooza Goes Cashless With Digital Wristbands, Pushes Millennials to Tap and Pay

    5:08 pm PDT 06/30/2014
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    Lolla Cashless is the first effort from a major U.S. music festival to use radio frequency identification-enabled wristbands for payments. READ MORE

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  7. Jane's Addiction to Headline the Sunset Strip Music Festival

    6:26 am PDT 06/23/2014
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    The L.A. band, which played The Roxy for the first time in 1985 and recorded its debut album live inside the West Hollywood venue, also will receive the Elmer Valentine Award. READ MORE

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  8. Electric Daisy Carnival Attendee in Las Vegas Dies

    8:09 am PDT 06/22/2014
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    Event producer Insomniac issued a statement saying it was "deeply saddened" by the death and hoped attendees would do their part to keep the weekend-long gathering safe. READ MORE

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  9. D'Angelo's Album Will Be Out in 2014, Touring in October, Manager Kevin Liles Insists

    2:18 pm PDT 06/19/2014
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    The new album is "everything people grew up loving him for, from Prince to James Brown." READ MORE

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  10. Bonnaroo 2014: Top 10 Best Performances

    3:10 pm PDT 06/16/2014
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    From Sam Smith's breakout moment to Lionel Richie playing hits all night long, these were the 10 must-see moments at Bonnaroo. READ MORE

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  11. Pasquale Rotella's EDM Leader Insomniac and IGA Launch New Imprint (Exclusive)

    6:00 am PDT 05/13/2014
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    Top dance music producer Arty is the first act signed to the new record label. READ MORE

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  12. 5 Spas to Get You Through Music Fest Season

    1:23 pm PDT 04/29/2014
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    Raged too hard at Coachella and Stagecoach? Don't worry, we've got you covered with five detoxing spots in Tinseltown that'll have you singing, "Because I'm happy" again. READ MORE

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  13. Coachella: A Giant Astronaut, Mirrored Blocks and More Artwork at the Fest (Photos)

    5:12 pm PDT 04/23/2014
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    This year's festival brought a number of large-scale artworks and sculptures including a huge roving astronaut, giant robot and mirrored blocks, among other cool installations. READ MORE

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  14. Tom Petty on 40 Years of Songwriting, Jimmy Fallon Send-Up, ASCAP Honors

    1:41 pm PDT 04/21/2014
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    The writer behind hits like "American Girl" and "Mary Jane's Last Dance" discusses everything from songwriting to Jimmy Fallon's homage. READ MORE

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  15. Coachella 2014: Arcade Fire Set Features 'Daft Punk' Surprise

    11:39 pm PDT 04/20/2014
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    Two robots in white join the night-three headliners for the song "Get Lucky." Also: Beck makes an appearance. READ MORE

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  16. Coachella: Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Joins The Replacements (for a Night)

    10:48 pm PDT 04/18/2014
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    Frontman Paul Westerberg was laid up on the couch (literally) for his band's weekend two set. READ MORE

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  17. Coachella: Jason Bentley's Road Trip Mix

    1:40 pm PDT 04/18/2014
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    Head to the fest's second weekend (or anywhere else, for that matter) with Arcade Fire, Chromeo and Outkast jams procured by KCRW's music director extraordinaire. You won't regret it. READ MORE

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  18. Coachella: 10 Floral Crowns for Prancing the Polo Fields

    12:20 pm PDT 04/18/2014
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    Hate 'em or love 'em: A floral head wreath is a Coachella prerequisite. These Bohemian blooms will take your braids and buns from boring to beautiful during the music fest's second weekend. READ MORE

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  19. How Kathy Rose Gets Glam for Coachella

    12:01 pm PDT 04/18/2014
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    Wondering how to redo the music fest's second weekend with style? Here, the owner of L.A.-based jewel mecca Roseark dishes on her must-have picks for hitting the polo fields -- and beyond. READ MORE

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  20. Anatomy of a Costume: Kate Nash's Custom Coachella Confection

    5:06 pm PDT 04/17/2014
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    Missed the British singer's head-to-toe pink getup at Coachella last weekend? Have no fear -- round two is here. READ MORE

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