1. Play Ball: David Nail Talks St. Louis Cardinals' 2014 Season

    April 10, 2014 5:50 PM EDT Country singer David Nail, a high school and college player himself, previews the 2013 National League champions. April is upon us and that means the return of Major League Baseball. To preview the new season, Billboard.com spoke to a panel of baseball fans from around the music world for a…

  2. Play Ball: Asher Roth & The Baseball Project Talk 2014 San Francisco Giants' Season

    April 06, 2014 1:00 PM EDT Asher Roth and Scott McCaughey of the Baseball Project, R.E.M. and Minus 5 rep one of Major League Baseball's strongest fan bases April is upon us and that means the return of Major League Baseball. To preview the new season, Billboard.com spoke to a panel of baseball fans from around…

  3. CODE Picks of the Week: Plastic Plates & Sam Sparro, Andrea Oliva and More

    February 21, 2014 5:26 PM EST Each Friday CODE brings you the freshest new tunes of the week. Listen to them here. Plastic Plates featuring Sam Sparro, “Stay in Love” [Plastic Plates] Sam Sparro’s voice is a rare bird that only the most skilled of producers knows how to work from just a pretty canary to solid gold. New…

  4. Robin Thicke Headlining Los Angeles Dodgers' Opening Weekend

    February 13, 2014 9:29 PM EST Robin Thicke will perform at the opening weekend extravaganza for the Los Angeles Dodgers on April 5, in the second game of a three-game series against the San Francisco Giants. As well as presenting a three-song pre-game concert at Dodger Stadium, the singer will throw out the first pitch…

  5. Venerated NY Tennis Stadium to Stage a Comeback as Concert Venue

    July 08, 2013 6:49 AM EDT From Billie Jean King to The Beatles, Jimmy Connors to Jimi Hendrix, Chris Evert to The Rolling Stones. For decades, the stadium at the West Side Tennis Club was not only one of the cathedrals of tennis - host of the U.S. Open - it was also a stirring music venue, tucked into a leafy…

  6. LMFAO's Sky Blu on Solo Album: 'A Little Rock, A Little Punk, A Little Crazy Hip-Hop'

    February 21, 2013 3:15 PM EST After becoming a household name thanks to a pair of No. 1 singles on the Hot 100 chart, the members of party-rocking pop duo LMFAO are now recording their own solo projects, while their collaborative project is on an indefinite hiatus. Although 37-year-old Redfoo has indicated that he…

  7. Electric Zoo 2012: 14 Things Seen & Heard

    September 06, 2012 3:45 PM EDT Electric Zoo (August 31-September 2) might not be the country's largest, splashiest, or most hyped electronic dance music festival. But we're going to go on record and say that it's the best. Electric Zoo 2012 PHOTOS: DANCE PARTY There are basic, tangible reasons for this…

  8. Mr. Muthaf---in' eXquire Reflects on Odd 'Translation' Cover: 'I Had a Bad Day'

    August 09, 2012 9:50 AM EDT Brooklyn's Mr. Muthafuckin' eXquire brought his Peel Off Passion Crew to Los Angeles where he performed at HARD Summer last Friday night in the festival's Fool's Gold Clubhouse. He spent ninety percent of his set in the audience getting "personal" with his crowd,…

  9. Slaughterhouse Sets Album Release Date, North American Tour

    January 26, 2012 1:55 PM EST A little over a year after signing to Eminem 's Shady Records, hip-hop supergroup Slaughterhouse has set a release date for its full-length label debut. "welcome to: OUR HOUSE," starring MCs Joe Budden , Joell Ortiz , Crooked I and Royce da 5'9" , will arrive May 15…

  10. Jay-Z Re-Opens 40/40 Club; Says Anti-Bitch Poem is 'Fake'

    January 18, 2012 12:15 PM EST Music publications this week are reporting that Jay-Z has penned a poem swearing off the use of the word "bitch," in honor of his newborn daughter Blue Ivy Carter. The first publication to report the poem's existence, Rolling Out, cites no publication source for the poem and…

  11. Butch Vig: Garbage's Hiatus Cleared Members' 'Baggage'

    October 19, 2011 3:00 PM EDT People just can't help asking Butch Vig about the past. As the album that elevated Vig's career as a rock producer -- Nirvana's "Nevermind" -- turned 20 last month, the '90s nostalgia questions came out in full force… again. "When I first started Garbage ,…

  12. Keri Hilson Live: Tastemakers Video Series Concert

    December 29, 2010 12:00 PM EST Chart Article Our Tastemakers video series presents a closer look at -- and an exclusive performance from -- the cool artists hitting the Billboard Tastemakers chart , which brings you the top-selling albums each week based on an influential panel of indie stores and small regional chains.…

  13. Nada Surf Starting Spring Tour At SXSW

    January 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST Nada Surf will begin a spring tour with a performance at South by Southwest in Austin (date and venue TBA), in support of its new album, "Lucky." Nada Surf will begin a spring tour with a performance at South by Southwest in Austin (date and venue TBA), in support of its new album, …

  14. Wilco: In The Comfort Zone

    April 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Wilco loft takes up a full floor of a nondescript building in Chicago's Irving Park. This expansive place could use a paint job and some new rugs, but it's cozy in a way that makes you feel like y The Wilco loft takes up a full floor of a nondescript building in Chicago's…

  15. MuteMath Hopes To Jump Ahead On Spring Tour

    January 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST MuteMath is hitting the road for an extensive North American headlining tour beginning this March. The quartet has tapped Scottish rockers the Cinematics and Polyvinyl's Someone Still Loves You Boris MuteMath is hitting the road for an extensive North American headlining tour beginning…

  16. Classic Sebadoh Lineup Reuniting For 2007 Tour

    December 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Having spent the past two years on tour with the original lineup of Dinosaur Jr., Lou Barlow is now setting his sights on Sebadoh, which became his main musical outlet after exiting Dinosaur Jr. in th Having spent the past two years on tour with the original lineup of Dinosaur Jr., Lou Barlow…

  17. Joseph Arthur Readies Fall Tour, TV Visits

    August 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The outing comes in support of his new album, "Nuclear Daydream," due Sept. 19 via his new Lonely Astronaut imprint. As tipped here last month, singer/songwriter Joseph Arthur will kick off a fall North American tour Sept. 25 in Philadelphia. The outing comes in support of his new…

  18. Billboard Bits: Barenaked Ladies, Opie & Anthony, M. Ward

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Barenaked Ladies are making 16 multi-track studio recordings for their new single, "Easy," available for paid download from their... Barenaked Ladies are making 16 multi-track studio recordings for their new single, "Easy," available for paid download from their Web site…

  19. Morningwood, Sounds Link For N.A. Tour

    February 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Morningwood and the Sounds will hit the road together this spring in support of their respective new efforts. Starting March 22 at the Henry Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, the tour features Action Acti Morningwood and the Sounds will hit the road together this spring in support of their…

  20. Nada Surf, Rogue Wave Team For Tour

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST College radio mainstays Nada Surf and Rogue Wave will begin a North American tour Feb. 8 in Federal Hill, Md. College radio mainstays Nada Surf and Rogue Wave will begin a North American tour Feb. 8 in Federal Hill, Md. The outing will run through March 11 in Toronto, with support from King…

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