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Kings of Leon to play INmusic festival

Kings Of Leon have been announced as one of the headliners of Croatia's acclaimed INmusic Festival.

Grammy Award winners to perform at Zagreb Guitar Festival

Some of the world's greatest classical and jazz guitarists, including Grammy Award winners, will perform at the 3rd Zagreb Guitar Festival due to take place from March 26 to April 1.

Grace Jones to perform in Pula on Aug 30

Eighties music icon Grace Jones will hold her first concert in Croatia this summer, organisers announced on Tuesday.

Ultra Europe festival to be held in Split on July 13-19

One of Europe's biggest electronic music festivals, Ultra Europe, will be held for the fifth time in the coastal city of Split and on nearby islands on July 13-19, featuring leading DJs, the event's organisers said at a news conference earlier this week.

Sting to promote his latest album at concert in Pula Arena

Following the recent release of Sting’s highly anticipated rock/pop album 57th & 9th,and sold out concerts in North America and Europe, the English musician, singer, songwriter, and actor will hold a concert in the Pula Area on July 26.

Zagreb New Year's Eve party ranked among five best with electronic music

Zagreb's Arena hall is ready for "Zagreb 360° New Year's Eve", ranked by DJ Mag music magazine as one of the five best biggest New Year's Eve parties with electronic music, at which 10,000 people from over 60 countries are expected, organisers said on Friday.

Young Croatian violinist Blaskovic performs at Carnegie Hall

Young Croatian violinist Carolina Blaskovic  (20) gave a solo concert at Carnegie Hall in New York on 27 November.

Croatian Music Festival in Vienna to feature 12 concerts

The 12th edition of the Croatian Music Festival in Vienna, taking place between November 12 and December 11 in that world music capital, features 12 concerts of prominent Croatian artists.

Justin Bieber joins Medvescak during training exercise in Zagreb

Canadian pop and R&B star Justin Bieber, who held a concert in Zagreb's Arena Hall on Wednesday, joined the local ice hockey team "Medvescak" during their official training on Thursday.

"A magical voice stilled" - Leonard Cohen dies aged 82

Singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen died Thursday at the age of 82, prompting strong reactions from musicians, actors and even heads of state.

Lost demo recording by Paul McCartney sells for nearly 24,000 dollars

A demo record of a song written by former Beatles John Lennon and Paul McCartney, and sung by McCartney himself, sold at auction in Britain for 18,000 pounds (23,600 dollars) on Saturday.

Massive Attack will open the 5th Dimensions Festival in Pula

The British cult trip hop group Massive Attack will open the 5th Dimensions Festival in Pula on August 24.

MTV Summerblast festival starts in Porec

MTV Summerblast, a two-day outdoor music festival featuring some of the world's most famous electro house musicians, such as Afrojack, Steve Aoki and Fedde Le Grande, started in Peskera Bay, Porec, on Friday.

International Late Summer Music Festival Dubrovnik to be held on Aug 26-Sept 23

The fourth International Late Summer Music Festival Dubrovnik, to be held in that coastal resort from August 26 to September 23, will bring together numerous internationally renowned domestic and foreign classical musicians, a news conference heard on Friday.

Showroom of Contemporary sound to be held in Zagreb on May 4-7

The participants in the festival are arriving from 12 countries: France, the Netherlands, Sweden, Poland, Great Britain, Croatia, Austria, Mexico, Norway, the United States, Portugal and Hungary.

Huge interest for Club MTV Europe Summerblast in Porec as tickets go on sale

Tickets sale for the Club MTV Europe Summerblast music festival to be held August 19-20 in Porec, Croatia, indicate that there is a great interest for this attraction from around the globe, the Atlas tourist agency organising the festival have reported. 

Keyboard legend Keith Emerson dead in possible suicide

British keyboard legend Keith Emerson, co-founder of the rock trio Emerson, Lake and Palmer, died early Friday at his home in California, with police treating the case as a possible suicide.

David Bowie combined success and artistic impact

Space Oddity was David Bowie's big breakthrough, and the sombre Blackstar is his legacy. In between came Ziggy Stardust and the Man Who Fell to Earth. The stars always held a fascination for the quintessential chamaeleon of rock.