1. Band of Horses' Ben Bridwell Talks Politics Ahead of the Band's TV Debut on 'Veep': Billboard Exclusive

    June 12, 2015 3:28 PM EDT Country-tinged alt rockers  Band of Horses may not be the most likely match for HBO's snappy political comedy Veep  -- but nevertheless, they're making their small-screen debut on the show's season finale this Sunday (June 14). The group provides the soundtrack for faux…

  2. Late Night Music Roundup: Watch James Corden & Katharine McPhee, Iron & Wine with Ben Bridwell, Drew Holcomb & the Neighbors

    April 16, 2015 5:45 AM EDT Tax Day is never a laughing matter. Though James Corden can turn it into a giggle. The British talk show host teamed with singer and actress Katharine McPhee for a medley of “Tax Day Carols” on his Late Late Show . Forget Christmas in July, this was like Christmas on April 15 with lyrics to …

  3. Iron & Wine's Sam Beam Talks 'Archive Series Volume No. 1': Exclusive First Listen

    February 17, 2015 9:00 AM EST Not one to mince words, or volume, Iron & Wine's Sam Beam has been a little quiet since his last record, 2013's  Ghost on Ghost -- but don't think that's for lack of material. The Durham, N.C.-based bard, whose famously understated whisper sounds like the rustling…

  4. Band of Horses Exclusive: Making of 'Slow Cruel Hands of Time'

    September 04, 2012 2:45 PM EDT When Band Of Horses chose the legendary and well-credentialed Glyn Johns ( Bob Dylan , the Beatles , the Who , Led Zeppelin , the Eagles ) to produce its forthcoming fourth album, "Mirage Rock," the group knew it was making a conscious decision to go with an old school kind of…

  5. Rod Stewart Honored at ASCAP Pop Awards

    April 28, 2011 1:10 PM EDT While known more as an interpreter, Rod Stewart is a mean songwriter when he puts his mind to it, and he was honored Wednesday at the 28th annual ASCAP Pop Awards in Los Angeles, particularly for the string of hits he wrote in the 1970s. Stewart told a comic tale of his first attempt with…

  6. Pearl Jam / May 21, 2010 / New York

    May 23, 2010 2:57 PM EDT Long before the capacity crowd inside Madison Square Garden brought Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder to tears because they were singing and cheering along to "Better Man" so loud on Friday night (May 21), it was clear this wasn't going to be just any PJ show. In fact, it became…

  7. Springsteen Leads Seeger 90th B-Day Tribute

    March 18, 2009 10:42 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen, Dave Matthews, Eddie Vedder, John Mellencamp and Emmylou Harris are among the dozens of musicians who will celebrate American folk music legend Pete Seeger's 90th birthday with a gala concert at Madison Square Garden on May 3. The event, dubbed "The Clearwater…

  8. Davies, Sufjan Star At Tibet House Benefit

    February 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ray Davies, Sufjan Stevens and Band Of Horses stole the show at the 2008 Tibet House benefit concert, held last night (Feb. 13) at New York's Carnegie Hall. Ray Davies, Sufjan Stevens and Band Of Horses stole the show at the 2008 Tibet House benefit concert, held last night (Feb. 13) at…

  9. 'Begin' The Begin

    October 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub Pop debut, "Everything All the Time," last year, with only frontman Ben Bridwell remaining for the group's new effort. The n Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub…

  10. Second Band Of Horses Album Due In October

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub Pop debut, "Everything All the Time," last year, with only frontman Ben Bridwell remaining for the group's upcoming effort. Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub…

  11. BAND OF HORSES, "Everything All The Time"

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Band Of Horses emerged in 2004 out of the Northwest, and before anyone else might have had a chance, was snapped up by Sub Pop. Band Of Horses emerged in 2004 out of the Northwest, and before anyone else might have had a chance, was snapped up by Sub Pop. The band is rightfully garnering…