1. Journey on Steve Perry, Releasing New Music & Whether They'd Even Accept a Rock Hall Invitation

    May 09, 2016 6:00 PM EDT Steve Miller 's dissatisfaction with his recent Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction may have Bay Area brethren and fellow '70s hitmakers Journey -- or at least co-founder Neal Schon -- thinking twice about whether they want to accept the same honor.  Miller, of course, went off on…

  2. Exclusive: Watch Eels Premiere 'Flyswatter' and 'The Sound of Fear' From New Live Concert Film

    March 04, 2015 12:15 PM EST Eels ' Mark Oliver "E" Everett has plenty of good memories from the group's tour to support last year's The Cautionary Tales of Mark Oliver Everett . But few rank higher than playing the massive pipe organ at London's Royal Albert Hall, which is captured on…

  3. Ask Billboard: World Series Edition

    October 26, 2014 8:05 AM EDT In the latest mailbag, more baseball hits, John Legend's history-making week and Glen Campbell's touching return. As always, submit questions about Billboard charts, as well as general music musings, to askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as…

  4. Journey's Steve Perry Leads 'Don't Stop Believin'' Sing-Along at Giants Game

    October 07, 2014 4:49 PM EDT Steve Perry, the former lead singer of Journey , was in high spirits Monday watching his San Francisco Giants take on the Washington Nationals in the MLB playoffs. Every fan wants to help out their favorite team, so Perry did what he does best, leading the crowd in a spirited sing-along of…

  5. Steve Perry Joins Eels Onstage Again

    June 01, 2014 5:14 PM EDT Former Journey frontman Steve Perry seems to be getting reacquainted to performing live, after joining indie rock band Eels in Washington, D.C. Saturday night — his second time performing with the band in a week.  Perry popped onstage at Washignton’s Lincoln Theatre and sang, Eels’ “It's…

  6. How Eels Got Steve Perry to Sing Live Again: 'It Was Such a Beautiful Moment'

    May 28, 2014 5:20 PM EDT Eels leader Mark Oliver "E" Everett says he's "trying to get used to my new role as Neal Schon" after former Journey frontman Steve Perry's surprise performance with the group over Memorial Day Weekend. Perry sang a pair of Journey hits -- "Open Arms"…

  7. Former Journey Frontman Steve Perry Returns to the Stage (Watch)

    May 28, 2014 2:27 AM EDT Don't stop believin', Journey fans. The band's former lead singer Steve Perry was welcomed with open arms at an Eels concert at the Fitzgerald Theater in St. Paul, Minnesota, Saturday night. Introduced by Eels front man Mark Everett, the 65-year-old singer, who hadn't…

  8. Journey Talks Tour, Album Plans & Steve Perry Reunion Rumors

    May 15, 2014 9:30 AM EDT Journey will be playing a lot of shows this year and has plans to make a lot of music -- most definitely with current frontman Arnel Pineda, according to guitarist Neal Schon. Though rumors about a reunion with Steve Perry circulated earlier this year after Perry made some positive remarks to…

  9. Cherry Poppin' Daddies, 'White Teeth, Black Thoughts': Exclusive Album Premiere

    July 08, 2013 9:31 AM EDT Frontman Steve Perry talks about the Oregon band's first full-on swing outing since 1997's "Zoot Suit Riot" Though he still likes to keep his music diverse, making Cherry Poppin' Daddies' first full-on swing album since 1997's "Zoot Suit Riot"…

  10. World Series Showdown: Music of Detroit vs San Francisco

    October 24, 2012 5:30 PM EDT Which World Series city has the richer musical history? Vote now! On Wednesday night (Oct. 24), the 2012 World Series kicks off in San Francisco, when the upstart Giants take on the star-studded Detroit Tigers. As baseball junkies mull the lineups and pitching match-ups in lieu of the opening…

  11. Is 'I Will Always Love You' the Most Enduring Hit of the Rock Era?

    February 28, 2012 10:00 AM EST The aptly titled ballad keeps coming back, winning new generations of fans. Never mind Whitney or Dolly. Fans might mean it more when singing, 'I will always love you.' As previously reported, the late Whitney Houston 's signature ballad "I Will Always Love You" jumps…

  12. Journey Reunion Unlikely, Says Steve Perry

    October 31, 2011 11:10 AM EDT The resurgence of Journey and the band's hit "Don't Stop Believin'" may have given fans hope of a reunion, but former lead singer Steve Perry says that's probably not going to happen. "It's like any emotional, committed relationship. At some point, they…

  13. 'Glee' Rewrites The Script On TV Music

    October 23, 2009 3:38 PM EDT When Tony Soprano finally-all right, possibly-got whacked to the sounds of Journey 's "Don't Stop Believin' " in June 2007, America had mixed reactions. But the show's viewers all agreed that TV's greatest mafia boss and music's shiniest power ballad…

  14. Foreigner Comeback To Be A Wal-Mart Exclusive

    July 27, 2009 10:03 AM EDT Can Wal-Mart work its magic for yet another '70s rock act? The retail giant's exclusive September 29 release of Foreigner 's "Can't Slow Down" will be its first major exclusive since AC/DC's "Black Ice" in October. The album (Foreigner's first…

  15. Yes Touring With Singer Discovered On YouTube

    September 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Yes, which was forced to cancel a 40th anniversary tour this year due to the illness of lead singer Jon Anderson, has decided to relaunch the tour with an "understudy" -- a Yes tribute band singer. Yes, which was forced to cancel a 40th anniversary tour this year due to the illness…

  16. Journey / Aug. 19, 2008 / Mansfield, Mass. (Comcast Center)

    August 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT They opened with "Never Walk Away," from the recently released "Revelation." It sure sounded like old Journey. And if you closed your eyes during Tuesday's show, you might have thought as much. They opened with "Never Walk Away," from the recently released …

  17. Disturbed Scores Third Straight No. 1 Album

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Disturbed claims its third Billboard 200 No. 1 as "Indestructible" bows atop the chart this week. Moving 252,000 units, according to Nielsen SoundScan, the Warner Bros. set follows in the footsteps of Disturbed claims its third Billboard 200 No. 1 as "Indestructible" bows…

  18. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich Village location. Opened nearly 30 years previously by Allan Pepper and Stanley Snadowski, the club is forced 2004 - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich…

  19. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich Village location. Opened nearly 30 years previously by Allan Pepper and Stanley Snadowski, the club is forced 2004 - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich…

  20. Billboard Bits: Journey, Jason Mraz, Lynyrd Skynyrd

    June 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on Journey, Jason Mraz, Lynyrd Skynyrd Five Journey albums have been remastered and expanded with memorabilia-rich album booklets for an Aug. 1 release via Columbia/Legacy. A handful of the titles have new bonus tracks, including 1988's "Greatest Hits," which will feature…

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