Ryan Seacrest & Julianne Hough Rock Out in L.A.

Ryan Seacrest and Julianne Hough enjoyed the sounds of the Dave Matthews Band live in concert at the Hollywood Bowl on Wednesday.

Seacrest, who is a big fan, spoke excitedly about attending the show on his Kiss-FM radio show earlier that day.

Watching the band from a garden box, the couple was “very snuggly and cute,” an onlooker tells PEOPLE. “Ryan was singing in Julianne’s ear.”

Sheryl Crow, Sugarland & Dave Matthews Rock the DNC

It was a very earthy opening: On the eve of the Democratic National Convention’s kick-off, Sheryl Crow, Sugarland and the Dave Matthews Band drew some 8,000 fans and environmental activists to their “Green Sunday.”

“What better place to spend this incredible weekend!” said Crow amid the magnificent natural rock formations of the Red Rocks Amphitheatre outside Denver.

Opening the concert, Crow performed, among other tunes, “God Bless This Mess.”

Dave Matthews Pays Tribute to Band Member

The show went on for the Dave Matthews Band on Tuesday night, with Matthews paying tribute from the stage to saxophonist LeRoi Moore, who died earlier in the day.

“We all had some bad news today,” Matthews told the sell-out crowd at the Staples Center in Los Angeles after the first song. “Our good friend LeRoi Moore passed on and gave his ghost up today and we will miss him forever.”

Dave Matthews Band's Saxophonist Dies

LeRoi Moore, a saxophonist and founding member of the Dave Matthews Band, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of complications from an all-terrain vehicle accident in June, the band’s rep announced.

Moore, who had recently returned to his house in L.A. to begin a physical rehabilitation program, died at Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center, according to the rep.

John Mayer, Dave Matthews to Play Virginia Tech

John Mayer and the Dave Matthews Band are set to play a special concert at Virginia Tech on Sept. 6 to help the university and its students begin the new school year on a positive note following April’s tragedy there.

“We have a profound respect for the incredible resolve and unwavering sense of hope the university community has shown, and are honored to have the opportunity to share this evening with Virginia Tech,” Carter Beauford, drummer for Dave Matthews Band, said in a statement.

Angelina Jolie Speaks of Playing with Brad

REVEALED: Angelina Jolie says she and Brad Pitt share a common trust – gained during gun practice while preparing for their roles as married assassins in Mr. and Mrs. Smith, the actress tells Vanity Fair. “You had to trust each other to cross under or over and only move when the other person moves, so the trust, when somebody’s got a loaded gun at your back … it made us trust each other quickly,” says Jolie, 29.

Dan Rather Signs Off from Evening News

ENDED: His voice slightly hoarse, Dan Rather, 73, was all business for the first 20 minutes of Wednesday’s broadcast – his final appearance after 24 years – on CBS Evening News. Then he recalled what he called the most important story of his career – the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. He opened the news that evening by saying, “You will remember this day as long as you live.” He thanked viewers at the end of Wednesday’s newscast, then mentioned Sept.

Matthews Band Parks Itself in New York

The Dave Matthews Band kept an estimated 100,000 fans cheering under Wednesday night’s perfect autumn skies at a free concert in New York’s Central Park as a fundraiser for music programs in the nation’s largest public school system.

The concert was organized by the city Department of Education’s Office of Strategic Partnerships chief Caroline Kennedy, who told the crowd that she hoped this would be an annual event. The show was sponsored by America Online, which has held other fund-raisers and donated $1 million to New York City schools.

Dave Matthews: Bad Vibes

For the second straight night violence erupted at a Dave Matthews Band concert as people outside a Hartford, Conn., theater threw rocks and bottles at riot police, who responded with tear gas. More than a dozen people were arrested Sunday night on various charges, including assault on an officer, rioting and property damage, Sgt. Ed Pawlina told the Associated Press. The scene was much the same 24 hours earlier when fights broke out during the concert and at least one car was torched.