1. Pearl Jam, Dead Weather Cap Hot, Muddy ACL Fest

    October 05, 2009 4:38 AM EDT They came, they saw, they danced and got covered in stinky mud. Such was the case on Sunday (Oct. 4) as Pearl Jam, the Dead Weather, Michael Franti, and Ben Harper closed out the 2009 Austin City Limits Music Festival. The fest grounds in Zilker Park had become a sloppy affair during Saturday…

  2. Dirty Projectors Shift Gears On 'Orca'

    June 08, 2009 8:25 AM EDT The Dirty Projectors' last two releases, "The Getty Address" and "Rise Above," were lo-fi concept albums built around inscrutable song structures. Given the Brooklyn-based indie band's track record, "Stillness Is the Move" -- the group's pop…

  3. Exclusive: Dirty Projectors Sign With Domino

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Domino Records has signed breakout Brooklyn, N.Y., band Dirty Projectors, sources close to the band tell Billboard. Domino Records has signed breakout Brooklyn, N.Y., band Dirty Projectors, sources close to the band tell Billboard. Dirty Projectors is a project of Dave Longstreth, a prolific…