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Electric Daisy Carnival Returns to Las Vegas, Sets Dates

The massive electronic music fest will hit Sin City in June 2012, leaving L.A. fans hoping for a local version out of luck.

Peter Hook Takes Jab at New Order Rift, Covers Joy Division’s ‘Closer’ in its Entirety

Five days after expressing shock that a series of benefit concerts were being held without him, the bassist and his band The Light held their own tribute show in Los Angeles, featuring performances by Moby and Jane's Addiction's Perry Farrell.

Scarlett Johansson Cover of Serge Gainsbourg Song Hits Web (Audio)

The actress sings "Bonnie and Clyde," the best-known track by the iconic French 60s pop star, with the late legend's son for an upcoming tribute album.

CinéfestOZ Closes With ‘Eye of The Storm’

Australian director Fred Schepisi given award as his film adaptation of Patrick White's novel gathers momentum in advance of an anticipated TIFF screening.

More Deaths as Another Stage Collapses at Belgian Festival Featuring 30 Seconds To Mars, Foo Fighters

Strong winds and large hail knocked down the main stage framing at this year's annual Pukkelpop. Four are reported dead.

David Hasselhoff Shoots Down Eurovision Rumors

Despite various reports and rampant Twitter chatter over the weekend, the actor/singer will not represent The Netherlands at the annual song competition.

‘Electric Daisy’ Film Premiere and Riot: A View From the Front Line

Wednesday's near melee outside Hollywood's Grauman's Chinese, which prompted the arrival of police in full riot-gear, can be traced to a single tweet. THR has a full report from inside the theater and a review of the movie.

Owl City: Driving DeLorean from ‘Back to the Future’ Was ‘A Dream Come True’

On the eve of his late-night debut, bedroom electronica tinkerer Adam Young also talks about making it in music despite remarkable odds. "For a small-town boy, it's crazy," says the Minnesota native.

Arcade Fire, Austra Among Shortlist for Canada’s Polaris Prize

The winner of the annual award for Canada’s best indie album will be announced in September at a Toronto gala.

From Pink Floyd to Lady Gaga: 12 Awesome Sax Solos

After years of falling out of favor, the saxophone is back and badder than ever thanks to recent hits by Lady Gaga and Dev. THR runs down a brief history of the woodwind instrument’s love affair with pop -- the good, bad and syrupy.

James Franco Appears in New Music Video

The actor makes a cameo in an arty clip called "Rising,” an indie single from performance artist Kalup Linzy.

Electric Daisy Carnival’s Las Vegas Debut Deemed a Success

Next up: EDC the movie, coming in August.