1. Tomorrowland 2014: Top Picks for Weekend Two

    July 23, 2014 2:44 PM EDT It’s halftime for Europe’s most hyped music festival. With the first weekend in the books, Tomorrowland gears up for its second round this weekend. Before heading to Boom, Belgium to check out the scene, Billboard makes artist picks for each day of Weekend Two in light of Weekend One’s best…

  2. Trial of Former 'X Factor U.K.' Judge Tulisa Contostavlos Nixed Over Lying Claims

    July 22, 2014 4:44 AM EDT The drug trial of a former British "X Factor" judge collapsed on Monday after the judge said the star prosecution witness, an undercover reporter known as the "Fake Sheikh," had lied under oath. The Rupert Murdoch-owned Sun on Sunday tabloid reported last year it had…

  3. 'Frozen' To Become A Disney on Ice Show (Report)

    May 20, 2014 5:16 AM EDT "Frozen" has already made over $1.2 billion worldwide and is now sent to hit the road in September as a Disney on Ice show. The animated blockbuster, which helped the Walt Disney Co. beat expectations with second quarter earnings, will cash in on its popularity even more by becoming…

  4. Josh Wink's 'Balls': The Techno DJ On His New Hit

    August 28, 2013 12:43 PM EDT Vote for your favorite take on the Philly star’s aggressive techno hit. To call Josh Wink (born Winkleman) Philadelphia’s biggest techno DJ is to underrepresent him. Wink has dabbled in just about every type of electronic-dance style there is; from acid (1995’s classic “Higher State of…

  5. Prodigy, Stone Roses Play A Soggy Future Music Festival Opener

    March 03, 2013 11:54 PM EST The Prodigy and the Stone Roses made a big splash Saturday as the Future Music Festival launched its Australian trek in appalling weather. On what turned out to be an incident-filled day, headliner DJ Avicii was a last-minute cancellation, as the star Swedish DJ was taken to hospital early on…

  6. The Black Crowes Announce 2013 Tour Dates, Live Album

    December 26, 2012 5:15 PM EST The Black Crowes will close out a short hiatus in 2013 with a world tour, dubbed the "Lay Down with Number 13" trek, as well as a new live release, "Wiser For the Time." The rock group, which has been silent since 2010, has plotted the first leg of the comeback run,…

  7. Dee Cernile of Sven Gali Dead at 46

    February 27, 2012 3:45 PM EST Dee Cernile, guitarist for gold-selling 90s hard rock band Sven Gali, died Feb. 25 after battling lung cancer. He was 46. On his personal Facebook page - now filled with messages of memories and condolences from many members of the Canadian music industry - was this message: "After such…

  8. Mary J. Blige, the National on Oscar Original Song Shortlist

    December 19, 2011 7:38 PM EST The National , Chris Cornell , Melissa Manchester and Mary J. Blige are among the acts shortlisted for the original song Oscar. Thirty-nine tunes were selected in all, and now move on to the next elimination round. The National's "Think You Can Wait" appeared in the Tom…

  9. Black Crowes Enlist For 'War' On New Album

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Black Crowes have wrapped "Warpaint," their first studio album since 2001, and will release it March 4 internationally via their own Silver Arrow imprint, with distribution by Megaforce/Red. The Black Crowes have wrapped "Warpaint," their first studio album since 2001,…

  10. Billboard Bits: Bob Dylan, Of Montreal, The Brokedown

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Online radio destination AOL Radio will begin simulcasting Bob Dylan's weekly XM Satellite Radio show "Theme Time Radio Hour" on Wednesday (Aug. 30). Online radio destination AOL Radio will begin simulcasting Bob Dylan's weekly XM Satellite Radio show "Theme Time…

  11. Crowes Nab Randolph, Truckers For Summer Tour

    April 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Black Crowes have nabbed Robert Randolph and the Family Band as well as the Drive-By Truckers for a nine-week summer tour. The outing will kick off June 10 in Seattle and run through Aug. 12 at Co The Black Crowes have nabbed Robert Randolph and the Family Band as well as the Drive-By…

  12. DVD Chronicles 2004 PJ Harvey Tour

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Several performances from PJ Harvey's 2004 tour are culled on the upcoming DVD, the acclaimed U.K. band's first such release. Several performances from PJ Harvey's 2004 tour are culled on the upcoming DVD, the acclaimed U.K. band's first such release. Due May 23 in the…

  13. AEROSMITH, "Rockin' the Joint"

    November 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Around this time of the year, Aerosmith could have comfortably released another greatest hits album. Instead, "Rockin' the Joint" offers an unadulterated slice of live rock'n'roll, refreshingly raw an Around this time of the year, Aerosmith could have comfortably…

  14. Crowes Warm Up For Reunion With Club Gigs

    March 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Black Crowes have spent the past week playing surprise club gigs in the Northeast to warm up for their sold-out, seven-show run in New York, which will serve as the official kick-off to the group' The Black Crowes have spent the past week playing surprise club gigs to warm up for…

  15. Black Crowes Expand Tour, Reveal Lineup

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Black Crowes reunion has grown into a full-blown tour, and the band has finally unveiled details of the musicians who will back founding sibling duo Chris and Rich Robinson at the gigs. Guitarist As expected, the Black Crowes reunion has grown into a full-blown tour, and the band has…

  16. Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir; Tallinn Chamber Orchestra/Paul Hillier

    February 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST Some of the most involving classical scores in recent years have been composed in the Baltics, and this beautifully produced anthology presents the best of the region's contemporary choral music&#x201 Some of the most involving classical scores in recent years have been composed in…

  17. Tunes On TV

    December 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST TV Listings for Dec. 3-Dec. 9 MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2001 "Live By Request," A&E Featured Artist: Elton John (live from Los Angeles) "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist: Britney Spears "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist:…

  18. Kylie Reigns Supreme On U.K. Charts

    October 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Kylie Minogue now has command of the U.K. album chart as well as the singles survey. Parlophone's Australian pop figurehead (who won two titles last week at her native country's ARIA Awards) started a Kylie Minogue now has command of the U.K. album chart as well as the singles…