1. Dashboard Confessional Singer to Play Pikes Peak for Charity

    July 26, 2010 4:48 PM EDT D ashboard Confessional' s Chris Carrabba is about to get higher than he's ever been before -- at least with a guitar in his hands. On July 31, Carrabba will perform at the top of Pikes Peak in Colorado for the second annual Love Hope Strength Foundation and Health ONE Pikes Peak…

  2. Hanson Walks Tall On New Album

    February 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Last year, sibling trio Hanson spent time lecturing performance and entertainment law students in college about its bumpy 5-year arc of major-label heartache, chronicled in the documentary "Strong Eno Last year, sibling trio Hanson spent time lecturing performance and entertainment law…

  3. As Escovedo Recovers, Friends Pitch In

    June 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Alejandro Escovedo is on hiatus until next year as he recovers from complications from Hepatitis C. The revered singer/songwriter was hospitalized after collapsing in April, and is currently resting a Alejandro Escovedo is on hiatus until next year as he recovers from complications from…

  4. Co-Writers Help Vassar Deliver 'American Child'

    August 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. "It's hard to write a sad song right now," Phil Vassar admits of his life these days. "It's pretty incredible." Indeed, Vassar has a lot to smile about. His eponymous debut CD, released in 2000, was certified gold by…