1. Metallica, My Morning Jacket Sizzle On Bonnaroo Day One

    June 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In its first major U.S. outdoor festival date in several years, Metallica ran through a blistering, two-hour set Friday (June 13) to headline the first official day of music at the seventh Bonnaroo mu In its first major U.S. outdoor festival date in several years, Metallica ran through a…

  2. My Morning Jacket Plans New Year's At MSG

    June 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As expected, My Morning Jacket will play an "evening with" New Year's Eve concert on Dec. 31 at New York's Madison Square Garden, in what will be the band's biggest headlining show to date. Tickets fo As expected, My Morning Jacket will play an "evening with"…

  3. Morning Glory

    June 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket throws fans another sonic curveball on its new studio album, "Evil Urges," due this week via ATO. My Morning Jacket throws fans another sonic curveball on its new studio album, "Evil Urges," due this week via ATO. The 14-track set sports the most…

  4. My Morning Jacket

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The guiding principle that "music is everything" has helped My Morning Jacket grow from humble roots in Louisville into the American rock band many feel is most likely to take it to the proverbial nex It's 4 a.m. on the last night of South by Southwest, and Jim James is belting…

  5. Billboard Bits: Frank Zappa, Newport Folk Festival, Joseph Arthur

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Frank Zappa concert becomes a 2-CD live album, Trey Anastasio leads additions to Newport Folk Fest lineup, and Joseph Arthur releases ongoing free album project. Frank Zappa Concert Becomes 2-CD Live Album A previously unreleased 1972 concert is the latest release from the Frank Zappa…

  6. My Morning Jacket Reveal Headlining Tour

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket will follow up its performance at Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., with a headlining run, beginning June 20 at Radio City Music Hall in New York. My Morning Jacket will follow up its performance at Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tenn., with a headlining run, beginning June 20 at…

  7. Buffett, Crowes Sign On For Newport Folk Fest

    April 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jimmy Buffett, the Black Crowes, Cat Power and Jakob Dylan are among the artists performing at this year's Newport Folk Festival, to be held Aug. 1-3 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, R.I. Jimmy Buffett, the Black Crowes, Cat Power and Jakob Dylan are among the artists performing at…

  8. Video Preview: My Morning Jacket On 'Evil Urges'

    April 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket honed the material for its upcoming album, "Evil Urges," during an extended stint in Colorado, and as the group tells Billboard.com in a video interview, that close vibe seeped into My Morning Jacket honed the material for its upcoming album, " Evil Urges ,…

  9. My Morning Jacket Rocks Austin With New Songs

    March 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Although it wasn't an official South by Southwest show, My Morning Jacket lit up the crowd at Austin's the Parish last night (March 11) during a private party for the Independent Film Channel, perform Although it wasn't an official South by Southwest show, My Morning Jacket lit…

  10. My Morning Jacket Unveils New Album Track List

    March 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST The 14-track set sports the most adventurous music of the Kentucky-bred rock act's career, beginning with the title track, a falsetto-driven groove-fest that opens the disc. My Morning Jacket throws fans another sonic curveball on its new studio album, " Evil Urges ," due June…

  11. Billboard Bits: MMJ, Rowdy Frynds, Ray Manzarek

    January 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST My Morning Jacket has christened its fifth studio album "Evil Urges." As previously reported, the set is due June 10 via ATO and was recorded in New York late last year with co-producer Joe Chiccarell My Morning Jacket has christened its fifth studio album "Evil Urges." As…

  12. MMJ Slots Album, Radio City Show For June

    January 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST My Morning Jacket has set a June 10 release date for its as-yet-untitled new ATO album, and will celebrate the project with a June 20 show at New York's Radio City Music Hall. The group's first appear My Morning Jacket has set a June 10 release date for its as-yet-untitled new ATO…

  13. MMJ, Roots, Yo La Tengo Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes' forthcoming Bob Dylan film "I'm Not There," a number of performers from the recently released Columbia soundtrack hit the stage at New York' In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes'…

  14. Westerberg Returns To Action In Minneapolis

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The good news is that Paul Westerberg is writing songs again, but the bad news is there is neither an album nor a tour in the immediate future. The reclusive Minneapolis icon took to the stage last ni The good news is that Paul Westerberg is writing songs again, but the bad news is there is…

  15. ACL Festival Wraps With Dylan, Lucinda, MMJ

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country sounds and an onstage marriage proposal highlighted the final day of the sixth Austin City Limits festival yesterday (Sept 16) at Zilker Park. The weekend closed with a 90-minute set from Bob Country sounds and an onstage marriage proposal highlighted the final day of the sixth Austin…

  16. Indie Stars Unplug For Bookeaters Benefit

    August 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It was a quiet though humor-filled evening last night (Aug. 26) at the Beacon Theater in New York, as a handful of indie stars took the stage for the Revenge of the Bookeaters benefit. It was a quiet though humor-filled evening last night (Aug. 26) at the Beacon Theater in New York, as a…

  17. Vedder, Sonic Youth, Tweedy Do Dylan For Soundtrack

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A host of rock notables have banded together for the soundtrack to Todd Haynes' Bob Dylan-themed film "I'm Not There," due Oct. 30 via Columbia. A host of rock notables have banded together for the soundtrack to Todd Haynes' Bob Dylan-themed film "I'm Not…

  18. Billboard Bits: New Orleans Benefit, Siren Fest, Dax Riggs

    May 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Indigo Girls, My Morning Jacket's Jim James and OK Go's Damian Kulash will perform at a May 27 concert at New Orleans' Tipitina's. Proceeds from the show, presented by the Future of Music Coalition an Indigo Girls, My Morning Jacket's Jim James and OK Go's Damian…

  19. MMJ Going Orchestral For Lollapalooza Set

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket will be joined by the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra for a portion of its Aug. 5 set at Lollapalooza, to be held in the city's Grant Park. The two groups previously played together My Morning Jacket will be joined by the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra for a portion…

  20. Billboard Bits: M. Ward/Fader, Jonny Greenwood, Valentin Elizalde

    January 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST M. Ward and Ladyhawk are the first artists to be featured on the Fader magazine's 7-inch vinyl series. Ward's "Magic Trick (Kansas City Remix)" featuring My Morning Jacket's Jim James and Ladyhawk's " M. Ward and Ladyhawk are the first artists to be featured…

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