1. Phoenix Go Back to School For 'Live From the Artists Den' (Exclusive)

    December 16, 2013 10:56 AM EST Watch the French rockers perform "S.O.S. In Bel Air" at an Austin high school ... Other artists tapped for the "Den" include Sara Bareilles and Vampire Weekend Phoenix will help kick-start the seventh season of "Live from the Artists Den." The French rockers…

  2. Billboard Bits: T.I. May Be Released Wednesday, Sebastian Bach's House Destroyed

    August 29, 2011 6:41 PM EDT Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. T.I. To Be Released on Wednesday? T.I. is reportedly leaving the Forrest City Correctional Facility in Arkansas for a halfway house on Wednesday (Aug. 31), after spending 11 months in prison for a parole violation.…

  3. Billboard Bits: Soundgarden, Phoenix Begin Work on New Albums; Gaga's MSG Concerts to Air on HBO

    February 16, 2011 6:50 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Rep Denies Madonna Emailed Lady Gaga About 'Born This Way' According to a representative in the Madonna camp, the singer never sent an email to Lady Gaga giving her blessing on "Born This Way,"…

  4. Phoenix and Daft Punk Rock Madison Square Garden for CMJ

    October 21, 2010 1:02 PM EDT "We never thought we'd get here," Phoenix frontman Thomas Mars told the crowd at New York's Madison Square Garden Wednesday night (Oct. 21). Indeed, the Garden seemed like an unrealistic venue for Phoenix to headline -- much less as part of the 2010 CMJ (College Music…

  5. Green Day's Explosive Set Tops Lollapalooza Day Two

    August 08, 2010 10:41 AM EDT A combination of explosions, cover songs, toilet paper guns, stage dives, and crowd participation sealed the deal: There's no topping Green Day at Lollapalooza 2010. The punk veterans played a thrilling, two-and-a-half-hour-long set made up of tracks from last year's "21st…

  6. Phoenix Video Q&A: 2010 Looks Good

    February 10, 2010 3:06 PM EST Sure, French rock band Phoenix had a great year in 2009 with all of the praise for its album "Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, but 2010 has already proven that that good fortune continues. Fresh from a Grammy win, a No. 1 song on the Alternative Songs Chart , and the announcement they'll…

  7. Chart Beat Wednesday: Phoenix, Black Eyed Peas, Kutless

    February 10, 2010 11:45 AM EST BY THE TIME PHOENIX GETS TO NO. 1 ...: It only seems like 109 years. Phoenix 's "1901" reaches the summit of the Alternative Songs survey in its 31st chart week, marking the longest trip to the top since the list launched on Sept. 10, 1988. Here is a look at the four entries on…

  8. Billboard Bits: Bob Dylan, Phoenix, Paramore, Yoko Ono and More

    February 08, 2010 6:21 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. After taking home the Grammy for Best Alternative Album a few weeks ago, French pop rock band Phoenix is turning its attention to a new project -- writing the score for director and frontman Thomas…

  9. WRXP Holiday Extravaganza w/ Phoenix, Passion Pit / December 2, 2009 / New York City (Hammerstein Ballroom)

    December 04, 2009 8:02 PM EST New York rock radio station 109.1 WRXP gave its listeners a good reason to be jolly on Wednesday night when it brought Phoenix, Passion Pit, Jack's Mannequin and Manchester Orchestra to Manhattan's Hammerstein Ballroom for its second annual Holiday Extravaganza, hosted by DJ and…

  10. Late-Night Phoenix Set Entertains At Bonnaroo

    June 14, 2009 8:22 AM EDT Phoenix French indie pop group Phoenix made the best of tough late-night timeslot on Friday at Bonnaroo '09: With headliners Phish drawing the bulk of the crowd to the main What Stage, Phoenix held its own party in That Tent at 11:30, playing up the rock angle of its music for a taut, 45…

  11. Phoenix Conquers The States

    May 11, 2009 11:04 AM EDT Win Phoenix Tickets As the French rock band Phoenix gears up for the May 26 release of its fifth LP, "Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix," Billboard is giving you the chance to see the group perform live in New York and Los Angeles. Click here to win a pair of tickets to see Phoenix in…

  12. Billboard Bits: Phoenix, Songwriters Hall, Waters

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST News on Phoenix, Songwriters Hall, John Waters French rock act Phoenix will embark on its maiden North American tour Nov. 29 in Philadelphia. The group will play nine shows through Dec. 13 in San Diego in support of its latest Astralwerks album, "Alphabetical." Core members vocalist…