1. Bonnaroo 2014 Lineup: Kanye West, Elton John, Jack White Headlining

    February 19, 2014 9:30 PM EST Lionel Richie, Phoenix, Wiz Khalifa, Frank Ocean and a Superjam with Skrillex will also be showcased at the Tennessee fest. Kanye West will return to Bonnaroo six years after a disastrous performance at the Tennessee festival, as the full Roo lineup was unveiled through a broadcasted…

  2. 15 Best Albums of 2013: Critics' Picks

    December 19, 2013 1:41 PM EST From ultra-ambitious musical comebacks to hype-surviving debuts to a certain unexpected album released right before the end-of-year buzzer sounded, 2013 contained a beautifully diverse array of full-length statements. After many, many repeated listens, the Billboard staff voted…

  3. 2013 Mid-Year Staff Picks: 13 Albums You Might Have Missed

    July 03, 2013 2:35 PM EDT Listen to our favorite less-heralded releases of the year, including albums from MS MR, Big K.R.I.T. and Parquet Courts. The midway point of the 2013 calendar has come and gone, and this week at Billboard.com has been dedicated to taking stock of the past six months in music, be it through…

  4. Quadron Talks 'Avalanche' Album, Performs 'Hey Love' & 'Favorite Star'

    June 04, 2013 2:50 PM EDT The Danish twosome drop by Billboard Studios to talk about their debut album and perform two of its songs. Copenhagen Denmark duo Quadron released their major label debut album “Avalanche” through Epic Records today (June 4). Lead singer Coco O. and producer Robin Hannibal recorded the…

  5. CODER Crew’s Picks of the Week: Case & Point, Dyro and More

    April 19, 2013 2:28 PM EDT Each Friday, the CODE crew will review their favorite dance tracks of the week. Listen to the cuts below, and see what Zel, Elissa, Jacob and Lauren have to say. Bingo Players, "Out Of My Mind" (Case & Point Remix) (Hysteria Records) After the bombings at the Boston Marathon…

  6. ItsTheReal Releases 'Urbane Outfitters Vol. 1' Mixtape: Listen

    April 01, 2013 1:50 PM EDT When ItsTheReal, consisting of Eric and Jeff Rosenthal, suggested picking Pop Editor, Jason Lipshutz, and myself, on a zip car to preview their first of two-part mixtape series, "Urbane Outfitters Vol. 1," we couldn't resist. The Rosenthals, being the hip-hop sketch comedians…

  7. SXSW Shorts: The Staves, Rhye, The Woggles

    March 17, 2013 11:59 PM EDT So many bands. So little time. Billboard roamed Austin all week, checking out as many acts at SXSW as possible. On Friday and Saturday we caught sets by the Staves, Rhye and the Woggles. For our coverage of big-big shows (like Prince and JT) go here . The Staves @ St. David’s Historic…

  8. Rhye Stays Mysterious on 'Woman,' Preps Spring Tour

    February 26, 2013 3:15 PM EST Pop duo has shied away from the spotlight before the March release of their debut LP. "Woman," the debut album from L.A.-based dream-pop duo Rhye (due March 5 via Loma Vista/Republic Records), consists of lush ballads arranged for piano, violin and synths, with Sade-inspired…

  9. Fun Fun Fun Fest Lineup: Run DMC, Girl Talk, Against Me! + More

    July 12, 2012 1:55 PM EDT Austin's annual Fun Fun Fun Fest has announced the full lineup for the 2012 festival, to be held November 2-4 at Auditorium Shores. The 7th annual festival will feature big name acts like the reunion of Run D.M.C. , Santigold , an appearance from De La Soul , Girl Talk , and Explosions…

  10. 10 Scariest Musicians Ever: Poll Results

    October 25, 2011 2:30 PM EDT Just as the calendar rolled into October, we got into the spooky spirit of Halloween by asking Billboard.com readers which musician scares the living daylights out of them. You weren't afraid to vote in huge numbers, and now, just in time for the scariest time of year, we reveal the 10…

  11. Iggy and the Stooges, Scientists Power Up ATP New York

    September 04, 2010 6:36 PM EDT Although it doesn't involve actual camping like Bonnaroo or Sasquatch, no festival feels more like summer camp than All Tomorrow's Parties New York. The American spinoff of the 10 year-old UK fest launched its third annual event on Friday (Sept. 3) at Monticello, N.Y.'s…

  12. Danzig, Death, Of Montreal To Play Fun Fun Fun Fest

    August 25, 2009 3:38 PM EDT Of Montreal, Mission of Burma, Danzig, the Jesus Lizard, Les Savy Fav and GZA are among the dozens of acts who will perform at the Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas. The fourth annual gathering of primarily independent and underground artists will take place at Austin's Waterloo Park on…

  13. Slipknot

    August 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The moment is burned into the mind of Roadrunner Records president Jonas Nachsin. It was 1999, and his label had convinced Ozzfest organizers to put its newly signed band, Slipknot, on the festival's The moment is burned into the mind of Roadrunner Records president Jonas Nachsin. It was…

  14. Alice Cooper Unleashing 'Killer' New Album

    July 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT For his new concept album, "Along Came a Spider," Alice Cooper wanted to create a serial killer people could, well, like. For his new concept album, "Along Came a Spider," Alice Cooper wanted to create a serial killer people could, well, like. "It's very easy to…

  15. DVD Series 'Shines' On In Seattle, Louisville, Atlanta

    August 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty and director Christoph Green's live performance DVD series, "Burn To Shine," will spawn projects taped in Seattle, Louisville in Atlanta in the coming months. Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty and director Christoph Green's live performance DVD…

  16. Billboard Bits: 'NFL Opening Kickoff,' Secret Machines, Brian Eno

    August 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Rascal Flatts, Diddy and his Bad Boy labelmate Cassie will perform as part of the NFL's "Opening Kickoff" celebration, which will air Sept. 7 on NBC. Rascal Flatts, Diddy and his Bad Boy labelmate Cassie will perform as part of the NFL's "Opening Kickoff"…

  17. The Living Things

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST A brief trip home brings much needed rest, while a return to the road brings out the best and worst of this life within 48 hours. St. Louie - March 4 Drivin' through the Ozark Boot Hills on our way home to St. Louie via Lawrence, Kan... a ride I've taken many times with our father,…

  18. Windham Hill Celebrates 30 With Box

    September 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Windham Hill Records will celebrate its 30th birthday with the upcoming boxed set "A Quiet Revolution." Windham Hill Records will celebrate its 30th birthday with the upcoming boxed set "A Quiet Revolution." The four-disc set is due Nov. 8 via Sony Legacy and is split into…

  19. Hot Product

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The debut singles from "American Idol" winner Carrie Underwood and runner-up Bo Bice, "Inside Your Heaven" (19 Recordings/RCA). A new album from legendary artist/producer Brian Eno, "Another Day on…

  20. Billboard Bits: Eno, Young American, 'Dukes Of Hazzard'

    May 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Brian Eno, Young American, 'Dukes Of Hazzard' Legendary artist/producer Brian Eno will release what is described as his first "solo song-based work in decades" this summer. "Another Day on Earth" will arrive June 14 as the first release on the revived…

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