1. Listen to Nickel Creek Singer Sean Watkins' New Solo Album 'What To Fear': Exclusive Premiere

    March 14, 2016 1:24 PM EDT Sean Watkins loves playing with Nickel Creek , make no mistake about that. But the singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist was also happy to be left to his own devices again for What To Fear , his fifth solo album, which Billboard  is premiering exclusively below.  "It's really…

  2. Lyle Lovett: New Album is a Personal 'Punctuation Mark'

    February 28, 2012 10:55 AM EST Lyle Lovett 's new "Release Me" is his last album for Curb Records after 26 years and 11 albums. But he wants to make clear that it's a fond farewell. "I'm only grateful for my relationship with my record company," Lovett tells Billboard.com, adding his…

  3. Switchfoot Eyeing Spring 2009 For New Album

    August 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Amid a flurry of group and individual projects, Switchfoot is eyeballing a spring 2009 release for its next album -- the San Diego rockers first since 2006's "Oh! Gravity" and since leaving Columbia t Amid a flurry of group and individual projects, Switchfoot is eyeballing a…

  4. Heartbreakers, Imposters, Nickel Creekers Make The Scrolls

    January 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST They don't have a record deal or release date for their album yet, and their name still isn't even a 100% firm, but a new "supergroup" featuring members of the Heartbreakers, Elvis Costello's Imposter They don't have a record deal or release date for their album…

  5. Semisonic's Wilson Rocks With Crow On Solo Debut

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter and producer in recent years, will return to his own music this fall with the release of his solo debut. Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter and producer in recent years, will return to…

  6. Nickel Creek Going On Hiatus, Just Not Yet

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Nickel Creek will begin an indefinite hiatus in late 2007, Billboard.com has learned. The bluegrass-leaning trio will remain active on the road up until that point, but will amicably part ways afterwa Nickel Creek will begin an indefinite hiatus in late 2007, Billboard.com has learned. The…

  7. Music In The Sundance Spotlight

    December 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST Music seems to take a bigger role each year at the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The Jan. 20-30 independent film showcase will see a slate of eclectic live performances to entertai Music seems to take a bigger role each year at the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park…

  8. AUDIO DOWNLOADS

    April 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Free music from Darryl Worley, Sean Watkins, Jimmy Buffett, Mindi Abair, Acoustic Syndicate, and more. /bb/downloads/index.jsp News Mindi Abair , Darryl Worley , Jimmy Buffett , Sean Watkins …

  9. This Side

    August 17, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Acoustic trio Nickel Creek injects its bluegrass with an exhilarating blend of musical versatility, ambitious melodies, and virtuosity that is at times jaw-dropping. Acoustic trio Nickel Creek injects its bluegrass with an exhilarating blend of musical versatility, ambitious melodies, and…