The Nebraska State Fair is going into its fifth year in Grand Island with a new exhibit hall featuring a 6,500-gallon aquarium, a shooting gallery and a hands-on exhibit about farming.
SoundCloud said Thursday that it will start paying artists and record companies whose music is played on the popular streaming site, a move that will bring it in line with competitors such as YouTube and Spotify.
In the opening moments of Taylor Swift's new dance-heavy video for "Shake It Off," mainstream America's favorite singer thematically moves from white to black to gray, from ballerina to B-girl to modern dancer.
Talk of growth and rehabilitation can be heard this week at the Natchez Convention Center.
Festivities to mark the 25th anniversary of the Southern Folklife Collection at UNC Chapel Hill will culminate with a concert by Merle Haggard and Tift Merritt.
The New York State Fair has kicked off its 12-day run that features national touring acts and a new operator for the rides on the midway.
When inspiration hits, Wayne Coyne needs to act on it.
A University of California, San Diego student died of an accidental overdose in May after attending an on-campus music festival, according to a coroner's report released this week.
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows.
Miami's history museum is partnering with area dance schools to promote its latest exhibition, American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music.
On the heels of two of the biggest hits of his career in "Ring of Fire" and "Understand Your Man," Johnny Cash was a hot commodity in 1964 when he gave his record company an ambitious new concept album, "Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian."
Organizers say they'll start selling tickets Sept. 26 for the inaugural Rock in Rio USA festival in Las Vegas.
New York City's Metropolitan Opera has reached a deal with its stagehands and says it expects to avert a lockout by reaching agreements with the remaining unions as well.
A lawyer for convicted Jamaican reggae star Buju Banton said Tuesday that a U.S. federal appellate court agreed to a new hearing on his latest appeal.
iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending August 18, 2014:
The sale of the Buffalo Bills is entering its final stage with prospective buyers asked to submit their formal bids in about two weeks, a person familiar with the sale process told The Associated Press on Tuesday.
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, August 11 to Sunday, August 17 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, August 7 to Sunday August 17 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
It's no surprise that English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran is a fan of another English singer-songwriter: Sam Smith. Despite their different musical styles, both come across as earnest and straightforward.
KIMBRA COOKS UP VIRTUAL LAYER CAKE OF SOUND
A lawsuit filed by two brothers accuses two Arkansas cities of violating the state's Freedom of Information act by blocking access to police communications.
Authorities say a Detroit-area man has died from injuries he sustained during a confrontation with a teenager at a Hank Williams Jr. concert.