Haute Highlights

View Haute Highlights in a larger map Maroon 5 Staples Center Friday, March 15 at 8 p.m. From “Misery” to “Sunday Morning,” Maroon 5 always has a song for the ups and downs of life. But here’s a “Wake Up Call”: Maroon 5 is coming to Los Angeles with special guests Neon Trees and Owl […]

He Is We and Owl City collaborate for a new breed of love song

Indie pop duo He Is We has a knack for turning meaningful narratives into love songs. The band released its newest single, “All About Us,” featuring Owl City last week. The video for “All About Us” unfolds like a suspenseful romance. It begins with a couple enjoying a sunny day in the woods, but flashes […]

Lady Gaga tunes top China’s banned music list

The Chinese government recently unveiled its third list of 100 banned songs, with many famous U.S. pop artists making the list, including Lady Gaga. Six songs from the pop phenomenon’s latest album, “Born This Way,” made the list. Censorship by the Chinese government has dominated news headlines in recent years, where anything considered politically dangerous or sensitive tends […]