1. Mark McGrath Talks Summerland Tour Split, New Sugar Ray & 'Idol' Judges Table

    June 27, 2013 2:25 PM EDT Singer says Sugar Ray's next album will likely be posted for free on its web site. Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath says there's no hard feelings between him and Everclear's Art Alexakis after the two Summerland Tour co-founders parted ways for the coming season. "I thought…

  2. Billboard Bits: Everclear, Jeremy Spencer, Dead Moon

    June 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Everclear's new studio album, "Welcome to the Drama Club," will be released Sept. 12 via Eleven Seven Music. Everclear's new studio album, "Welcome to the Drama Club," will be released Sept. 12 via Eleven Seven Music. The self-produced effort is an homage to…

  3. Rundgren Steps In For Ocasek In New Cars

    November 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cars principals Elliot Easton and Greg Hawkes are in talks to team with veteran singer/songwriter Todd Rundgren in a new incarnation of pioneering new wave rock act the Cars, which will tour and possi Cars principals Elliot Easton and Greg Hawkes are in talks to team with veteran singer…

  4. Billboard Bits: West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek

    July 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek Eleven benefit concerts will be held throughout the United States tomorrow (July 23) as part of the West Memphis Three Worldwide Awareness Day. Highlights include performances by Jonathan Richman and Red House Painters' Mark Kozelek at San…

  5. Tunes On TV

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for March 28-April 3, 2005 Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY,APRIL 28 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artists: BeBe Winans, Queen Latifah (also scheduled: Charlie O'Connell). "7th Avenue. Drop: Queens Of The Stone Age,"…

  6. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (March 28-April 3, 2005).

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (March 28-April 3, 2005). KIDS CHOOSE: It's interesting that the choices of children are really only lauded once a year, seeing as their whims control much of what entertainment is produced and consumed these days. Nonetheless,…

  7. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Oct. 18-24)

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Oct. 18-24, 2004). REMEMBERING BROTHER RAY: There was none like him and that's why an impressive selection of artists turned out to pay him tribute recently in Los Angeles. The result is the CBS special "Genius: A Night for Ray…

  8. Everclear Best-Of Boasts Unreleased Songs

    July 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Two previously unreleased tracks bolster "Ten Years Gone - The Best of Everclear 1994-2004," due Sept. 28 via Capitol. Two previously unreleased tracks bolster "Ten Years Gone - The Best of Everclear 1994-2004," due Sept. 28 via Capitol. Along with such hits as "Santa…

  9. Everclear Singer Headed To DNC

    July 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT His regular job may be that of singer for rock act Everclear, but Art Alexakis has political aspirations. As an elected delegate, the singer will represent Oregon's 3rd congressional district (Portlan His regular job may be that of singer for rock act Everclear, but Art Alexakis has…

  10. Presley, Isaak Team For Summer Tour

    May 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Lisa Marie Presley will hook up with crooner Chris Isaak for a number of dates on his summer tour. Presley will open from a July 11 show in Boston through an Aug. 9 appearance in Minneapolis. The run Lisa Marie Presley will hook up with crooner Chris Isaak for a number of dates on his summer…

  11. 'Motion' Blur

    March 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Everclear Though it has been hinted at before, fans now officially can add "political activist" to the many personas occupied by Everclear frontman Art Alexakis. "I'm at the point right now where I'm writing about things that are more political," he says. "I…

  12. Politics Emerge In Everclear's 'Daydream'

    February 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Though it has been hinted at before, Everclear fans now officially can add "political activist" to the many personas occupied by frontman Art Alexakis. "I'm at the point right now where I'm writing about things that are…

  13. New Everclear Album Moves In 'Slowmotion'

    November 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Modern rock outfit Everclear will release a new studio album, "Slowmotion Daydream," March 11 via Capitol. A single, "Volvo Driving Soccer Mom," is due to arrive Jan. 14 at U.S. radio outlets. A video Modern rock outfit Everclear will release a new studio album, "…

  14. 40TunesOnTV

    September 30, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 30-Oct. 6, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, SEPT. 30 "Top of the Pops," BBC America Featured Artists: David Bowie, Supergrass, Pink, Puddle Of Mudd. "Intimate Portrait," Lifetime Featured…

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    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for April 1-7, 2002 MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2002 "Late Night With Conan O' Brien," NBC Featured Artist: Shannon McNally (also scheduled: Nathan Lane, Ben Chaplin). "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," CBS Featured Artist: Phantom Planet (also…

  16. Everclear's Alexakis Plans Solo Tour

    February 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Everclear frontman Art Alexakis will begin a 16-city solo tour March 21 in Detroit. The artist will play a mix of Everclear favorites, songs from his pre-Everclear band Colorfinger, new songs such as Everclear frontman Art Alexakis will begin a 16-city solo tour March 21 in Detroit. The…

  17. Tunes On TV

    December 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST TV Listings for Dec. 3-Dec. 9 MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2001 "Live By Request," A&E Featured Artist: Elton John (live from Los Angeles) "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist: Britney Spears "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist:…

  18. Everclear Frontman Planning Solo Album

    November 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST Everclear frontman Art Alexakis is planning to begin work early next year on a solo album for Capitol, the artist tells Billboard in the Dec. 1, 2001, issue. "I'm not defined by Everclear," Alexakis s Everclear frontman Art Alexakis is planning to begin work early next year on…

  19. Hot Product for Monday, February 26, 2001

    February 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST Previewing new releases from Dave Matthews Band, DJ Clue, Pearl Jam, American Hi-Fi, Mirwais, Marvin Gaye, Cheap Trick, and more. DMB's Brand New 'Day' Dave Matthews Band's fifth studio effort, "Everyday," turns yet another page in the famed quintet's sonic…

  20. 'Silver' Celebrates Cheap Trick's 25th

    February 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST On Tuesday (Feb. 27), rock vets Cheap Trick will release "Silver," a two-disc live album recorded at the band's 1999 25th anniversary hometown concert in Rockford, Ill. More than 15,000 fans showed up On Tuesday (Feb. 27), rock vets Cheap Trick will release "Silver,"…