1. Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Graham Nash Continue No Nukes Advocacy As Paris Climate Talks Wind Down

    December 11, 2015 10:43 AM EST Bonnie Raitt—who co-founded Musicians United for Safe Energy (MUSE) with Jackson Browne, Graham Nash and others—has roundly rejected pro-nuclear-power arguments heard during the Paris climate talks. A longtime environmental activist, Raitt reacted to recent commentaries in the New York Times…

  2. Graham Nash Says His New Rock Hall of Fame Exhibit 'Looks F---ing Spectacular'

    October 16, 2015 6:07 PM EDT You can call Graham Nash a museum piece now -- and he'll take it as a compliment. The new exhibit Graham Nash: Touching the Flame opens to the public Saturday at Cleveland, Ohio's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. It combines artifacts from Nash's own career -- including…

  3. Rewinding the Charts: 50 Years Ago, The Byrds Flew to No. 1

    June 26, 2015 8:05 AM EDT The band topped the Hot 100, gave Bob Dylan his only leader and essentially launched the 'jingle-jangle' folk-rock sound. When the Byrds released their debut single for Columbia Records, few could've guessed the scope of history that would follow. "Mr. Tambourine Man"…

  4. Donald Trump Is Not 'Free' to Use Neil Young's Song

    June 16, 2015 7:10 PM EDT Donald Trump is the latest politician to get told off for using a popular song in a campaign without the artist's permission, with Neil Young  now telling the business magnate that he's not free to use his song "Rockin' in the Free World." The scolding comes…

  5. David Crosby Apologizes to Neil Young & Daryl Hannah for 'Predator' Comments

    May 19, 2015 1:51 PM EDT After tossing some serious shade at Neil Young and Daryl Hannah last year, David Crosby just wants to let the sun shine.  Speaking on the Howard Stern Show , Young's longtime collaborator and friend doubled back from his Sept. 2014 comments to the Idaho Statesman , when he called Hannah …

  6. David Crosby Shares What He Really Thinks About Kanye, Neil Young & More in Latest Twitter Spree

    March 05, 2015 3:42 PM EST David Crosby has quietly become one of the most open chatterboxes on Twitter , replying to fans' questions, theories and remembrances with honest responses delivered in marathon online sessions.  Prior to Thursday's (March 5) start of a Crosby, Stills & Nash tour of Asia,…

  7. Tom Morello, Bonnie Raitt Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan at MusiCares Gala

    February 07, 2015 4:34 PM EST Even though Bob Dylan opted not to play Friday night when he was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year annual dinner at the Los Angeles Convention Center, he had his hand in every performance. Billboard talked to several of the evening's performers on the red carpet about their…

  8. David Crosby Undergoes Heart Surgery, Postpones Shows

    February 17, 2014 11:28 PM EST Rock performer David Crosby has undergone heart surgery and is postponing his sold-out California shows. Publicist Michael Jensen tells City News Service that the 72-year-old had a cardiac catheterization last week to fix a blocked coronary artery. David Crosby Amazed He Pulled Off '…

  9. David Crosby Amazed He Pulled Off 'Croz,' First Solo Album in 20 Years

    January 27, 2014 4:22 PM EST Guests on the album include Mark Knopfler, Wynton Marsalis and son James Raymond… Meanwhile, Crosby, Stills and Nash are "working on" new music after a planned covers album fell through "All kinds of wonderful chemistries" helped David Crosby make his first solo album in…

  10. Ravi Shankar's Impact on Pop Music: An Appreciation

    December 12, 2012 3:15 PM EST Ravi Shankar 's arrival in Western music has widely been ascribed to his association with the Beatles, particularly George Harrison, and his stunning performance at the 1967 Monterey International Pop Festival that also introduced West Coast audiences to Jimi Hendrix, Otis Redding and…

  11. Crosby, Stills & Nash Rewind to 1969 in Tour Closer

    October 23, 2012 12:10 PM EDT Monday's finale to Crosby, Stills & Nash 's international 80-date tour may have been one of the more memorable gigs of the group's career. Concluding a string of five nights at New York City's Beacon Theatre, the trio hearkened to 1969, showcasing the first-ever…

  12. Crosby, Stills & Nash Rock With Harmony, History, Humor in PA

    June 25, 2012 12:05 PM EDT Chart Article PROMOTION Crosby, Stills & Nash Rock With Harmony, History & Humor At Sands The ticket promised "An Evening With Crosby, Stills & Nash," and on a quiet Sunday Summer evening at Bethlehem, Penn.'s Sands Events Center, the three veteran voices easily…

  13. John Mayer Cancels Tour Due To Throat Condition

    March 09, 2012 11:45 AM EST Six months after delaying his new album and halting his touring plans to battle granuloma, John Mayer has revealed that the throat condition has persisted, and announced on his Tumblr blog on Friday (Mar. 9), "I have no choice but to take an indefinite break from live performing."…

  14. John Mayer Sets 'Born and Raised' Release Date

    February 29, 2012 1:45 PM EST Two days after announcing a spring tour and a new single , John Mayer has confirmed that his fifth studio effort, "Born and Raised," will be released on May 22 through Columbia Records, and has released the album's official track list. The follow-up to 2009's "Battle…

  15. Crosby & Nash Latest to Sing for Occupy Wall Street

    November 08, 2011 7:59 PM EST More than 40 years after "Ohio" took aim at the Kent State shootings, David Crosby and Graham Nash brought their iconic protest songs to the struggles of a new generation on Tuesday. The duo, half of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, performed an unamplified set in Manhattan's…

  16. Jimmy Fallon's Neil Young, Crosby & Nash Cover 'Party in the USA'

    May 26, 2011 12:20 PM EDT Jimmy Fallon got the old band back together last night (May 25) on "Late Night," as his recurring Neil Young character teamed up with David Crosby and Graham Nash. We know how faux-Neil likes his folksy covers of pop hits (remember "Whip My Hair" with Bruce Springsteen?),…

  17. Billboard Bits: Foo Fighters to Release Covers Album, Nick Lachey Debuts Basketball Song

    March 11, 2011 4:46 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Foo Fighters to Release Covers Album for Record Store Day Four days after releasing their seventh album "Wasting Light," Foo Fighters are releasing a covers album in honor of 2011's Record Store Day.…

  18. Ask Billboard: Eminem's Multi-Chart Domination

    August 27, 2010 5:30 PM EDT Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. As always, submit your questions about Billboard charts, sales and airplay, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. LOTS OF '…

  19. Neil Young Recording New Album With Daniel Lanois

    May 05, 2010 8:42 AM EDT N eil Young is indeed recording a new studio album in Los Angeles with U2 / Bob Dylan producer Daniel Lanois, Billboard.com can confirm. The sessions first came to light late last week in a Rolling Stone interview with longtime Young friend and bandmate David Crosby. There's no other…

  20. Grammy Weekend Begins with Neil Young Tribute

    January 31, 2010 10:17 AM EST Neil Young sat in the audience as 20 of his best known songs were performed on stage. Elton John , James Taylor , Dave Matthews and more than a dozen other artists launched Grammy weekend with performances honoring Young as the MusiCares Person of the Year. The annual event celebrates an…

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