The Hedonistic Promise of EDM Is Alive in These Photos from Miami's Ultra

Sun-drenched shots of the scenes around sets by Steve Aoki, DJ Snake, Marshmello, and more.
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Dad Makes Daughter Cry When He Refuses to Let Her See Slayer

As if Cinderella or Mickey Mouse could compete with the band's final tour.
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Jack White Has Banned Phones at His Live Shows, Because Of Course He Has

"Enjoy a phone-free, 100% human experience."
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Southwest Airlines Will Regularly Inflict Live Music on Trapped Passengers

The airline has extended its partnership with a record label to stage literally inescapable shows aboard more of its planes.
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Exclusive documents reveal Fyre Festival's "shitshow" ticket scheme

Fyre Festival founder Billy MacFarland ran a concert ticket buying scheme that blended the finances of his two companies, credit card records show.
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Here's How You Can Protect Your Hearing at Shows and Not Be a Dumbass

Noise-induced hearing loss is forever, and it sucks, but there are solutions out there.
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You Can't Get Any More Long Island than Billy Joel Re-Opening Nassau Coliseum

The show included an appearance from Kevin James and a giant hoagie, for some reason.
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So You Want to Throw a Benefit Show

From picking a cause to dealing with puke, here's our how-to guide to putting on a sweet show and raising money for a good-ass cause
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Finally You Can Listen to the 'Game of Thrones' Music Without Watching the Show

The global fantasy phenomenon isn't satisfied with conquering cable TV—it's coming for your concert halls, too.
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Why Has This Man Dedicated His Entire Life to Going to Gigs?

Later this year, Jim McDermott will attend his 1,000th gig. That's approximately $40,000 and 2,000 beers. So, we called him up to chat about it.

Bands Tell Us About the Worst Places They’ve Woken Up In

Rotting crack houses, having your head used as a toilet, being a touring musician is pretty glamourous!
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Arts and Music Venues in North America Are Now Training Staff for ‘Active Shooter’ Situations

But not everyone agrees with the type of training as Seattle staffers were told by police to fight back, not flee.
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