1. Billboard Bits: Ween, mtvU, Eric Matthews

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Ween, mtvU, Eric Matthews Ween played its first New York show in nearly two years Saturday (Aug. 20) at the Knitting Factory as part of a private party for the skateboarding magazine Thrasher. The 28-song, 135-minute set was open only to Thrasher guests and a select group of contest…

  2. Hot Product

    February 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Soul legend Solomon Burke’s “Make Do With What You Got” (Shout! Factory), featuring songs penned by Bob Dylan, Van Morrison and Dr. John. The sophomore album from hard rock act the Mars Volta, “Frances the Mute” (Strummer…

  3. Eric Matthews Rediscovers 'Passion'

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST After spending almost a decade out of sight, pop craftsman Eric Matthews will re-emerge this spring with a long-awaited new album and a lost classic. After spending almost a decade out of sight, pop craftsman Eric Matthews will re-emerge this spring with a long-awaited new album and a lost…

  4. Ivy's Chase Forms New Label, Goes Solo

    August 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Ivy's Andy Chase knows a thing or two about record labels. After all, his band has recorded for about a half-dozen of them in its decade-long career. Ivy's Andy Chase knows a thing or two about record labels. After all, his band has recorded for about a half-dozen of them in its…

  5. Air Floats To U.S. For Summer Tourb

    April 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as the French electronica duo Air, will embark on a month-long tour of the U.S., set to begin June 14 in Dallas. The trek comes in support of the gr Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as the French electronica duo Air, will…