1. Brandon Flowers Wanted to 'Summon Spirits of the Desert' with 'Flamingo'

    September 10, 2010 3:45 PM EDT While announcing the arrival of his solo career, Brandon Flowers made it clear that his band, the Killers , isn't breaking up. In fact, the singer says that the point of "Flamingo," due Sept. 14 on Island Records, was to deliver these songs to the public so that his group could…

  2. The Killers Countersue Former Manager

    February 22, 2009 3:39 PM EST Three years after the Killers’ former manager Braden Merrick sued the band for alleged breach of contract, the Killers have responded with a countersuit seeking unspecified damages for what they say was a pattern of incompetence and double-dealing that led to losses of revenue for the group.…

  3. Killers Seek To Quash Ex-Manager's Suit

    March 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST In documents filed in U.S. District Court yesterday (March 13) in Las Vegas, members of the rock band and their manager, lawyer Robert Reynolds, accused former manager Braden Merrick of Los Angeles of The Killers and their lawyer-manager have asked a federal judge to throw out a $16 million…

  4. Former Manager Sues The Killers For $16M

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Killers' former manager filed a lawsuit Tuesday (Feb. 21) for at least $16 million against the band members and their current manager, Robert Reynolds. The Killers' former manager filed a lawsuit Tuesday (Feb. 21) for at least $16 million against the band members and their…

  5. The Mavericks Enter New Territory

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The Mavericks may still be based in Nashville, but they have long since outgrown the musical constraints of the country format. The group will release its sixth studio album and its first for Sanctuary Records Sept. 23 in the U.S. and Sept. 22 in…

  6. Mavericks Ready First Album In Five Years

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Mavericks will release their first studio album in five years Sept. 23 in the U.S. via Sanctuary Records. The Mavericks will release their first studio album in five years Sept. 23 in the U.S. via Sanctuary Records (one day earlier in Europe). The reunited country-rock act -- vocalist…

  7. Reunited Mavericks Plan Album, Tour

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST The members of country rock outfit the Mavericks have reunited and are planning to launch a world tour this fall in support of their first studio album in six years. The members of country rock outfit the Mavericks have reunited and are planning to launch a world tour this fall in support of…

  8. Catchall

    April 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Red-blooded, full-hearted guitar pop returns with a vengeance. Red-blooded, full-hearted guitar pop returns with a vengeance. Mavericks vet Robert Reynolds teamed up with Wilco's Ken Coomer, Tom Petersson of Cheap Trick, keyboardist Jerry Dale McFadden, and Doug Powell to create this…