1. Bonnaroo 2011 Lineup Led by Eminem, Arcade Fire, Lil Wayne

    February 15, 2011 11:43 AM EST The Bonnaroo 2011 lineup is in, and rap superstars Eminem and Lil Wayne , album of the year Grammy winner Arcade Fire , and veteran rock acts Buffalo Springfield and Dr. John and the Original Meters have been tapped to play the summer music festival in its tenth year. Buffalo Springfield'…

  2. Top 20 Tweets of the Week: 10/23/10

    October 23, 2010 10:00 AM EDT Here's our round-up of singers', rockers' and rappers' 20 coolest and funnest tweets from the past seven days. Be sure to tag @billboarddotcom to your favorite music retweets (and don't forget to follow us !) @kanyewest : I have decided to become the best rapper of…

  3. Deerhunter, "Halcyon Digest"

    October 01, 2010 4:20 PM EDT It's no coincidence that "Halcyon Digest," the fourth album from Atlanta indie-rock act Deerhunter , was partly produced by Ben Allen, who also had a hand in Animal Collective's 2009 album, "Merriweather Post Pavilion." On its past two efforts, Deerhunter has…

  4. Fun Fun Fun Fest Adds Extra Day, Weird Al, Devo

    August 04, 2010 2:24 PM EDT Austin's Fun Fun Fun Fest has released its full line-up, along with the announcement that a third day has been added, headlined by Weird Al Yankovic . The festival will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 5 and run through Sunday, Nov. 7 at the city's Waterloo Park. Other acts just…

  5. Black Lips Wrap Up American Tour, Work on Fifth Album Due Late Summer

    March 25, 2010 8:30 AM EDT Atlanta modern rockers the Black Lips are already two recording sessions into their fifth studio album, which the group's Ian Saint Pe says could be out by late summer or early fall. "When will we be done? I'm hoping by June," the guitarist tells Billboard.com. "I&…

  6. Jay-Z, Muse, Gorillaz Top Coachella 2010 Lineup

    January 19, 2010 10:25 AM EST J ay-Z , Muse and Gorillaz will headline the 11th annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 16-18 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are LCD Soundsystem , Faith No More , Thom Yorke , Pavement and the Specials . Other bands and DJs confirmed for the…

  7. Spoon Kicking Off 'Transference' Tour at SXSW

    January 12, 2010 12:35 PM EST As Spoon gets ready for release next week (Jan. 19) of its seventh album, "Transference", the popular indie rock quartet have announced a headlining tour. Set to kick off in their hometown of Austin, Texas on March 17 as a part of of the South By Southwest 2010 music festival, Spoon…

  8. Jane's Addiction Closes Lollapalooza With Short, Sweet Set

    August 10, 2009 8:19 AM EDT Jane's Addiction only ran through a dozen songs, but Perry Farrell and company made sure to roll through most of their hits for a revved-up crowd Sunday night to close out the 2009 Lollapalooza in downtown Chicago. Billboard.com spoke backstage with The Raveonettes about performing in…

  9. Flaming Lips Lock In ATP New York Lineup

    August 07, 2009 11:57 AM EDT With a new album on the horizon, everyone's favorite Oklahoma band the Flaming Lips has also fulfilled its role as curator for the U.S. editions of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, to be held September 11-13 in Monticello, New York. Bands added to the Sunday lineup include Super…

  10. The Dear Hunter, "Act III: Life And Death"

    July 07, 2009 4:16 PM EDT The Boston-based Dear Hunter shares any number of parallels with the similarly named groups Deerhunter and Deerhoof , most notably an animal namesake and a penchant for dramatic, dissonant, style-shifting rock. But the Dear Hunter's war-themed third release (and part three of its rock…

  11. Black Eyed Peas, M.I.A. Lead San Diego Street Scene Bill

    June 02, 2009 8:38 AM EDT The Black Eyed Peas, M.I.A., Thievery Corporation, Modest Mouse, the Dead Weather and Cake lead the lineup for the 2009 Street Scene festival, to be held Aug. 28-29 in downtown San Diego. The festival will be set up in San Diego's East Village, including Tailgate Park near Petco Park…

  12. Sonic Youth, Jesus Lizard Headed To Seattle's Captiol Hill Block Party

    April 28, 2009 12:19 PM EDT The Capitol Hill Block Party will return once again this summer in downtown Seattle on the weekend of July 24-25. Sonic Youth, the Jesus Lizard, the Gossip, Deerhunter, The Black Lips and The Pains of Being Pure At Heart anchor this year's lineup, which will feature over 40 acts. Early…

  13. Dave Matthews, Beasties, Pearl Jam For Outside Lands Fest

    April 13, 2009 11:13 AM EDT Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews Band and the Beastie Boys will headline San Francisco's second Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival, to be held Aug. 28-30 at Golden Gate Park. M.I.A., Modest Mouse, the Mars Volta, Black Eyed Peas, Ween, Thievery Corporation, Incubus and Jason Mraz are also…

  14. Deerhunter Sets Date For 'Microcastle'

    July 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Eclectic indie rock outfit Deerhunter has set an Oct. 28 release date for its sophomore album, "Microcastle." Eclectic indie rock outfit Deerhunter has set an Oct. 28 release date for its sophomore album, "Microcastle." Kranky will handle the release in North America,…

  15. Nine Inch Nails Reshuffles Touring Lineup

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nine Inch Nails has reshuffled its new touring lineup announced in early April, with bassist Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, Garbage) replacing Rich Fownes. Nine Inch Nails has reshuffled its new touring lineup announced in early April, with bassist Justin Meldal-Johnsen (Beck, Garbage)…

  16. Atlas Sound Making Tour A Family Affair

    February 29, 2008 12:00 AM EST Getting club promoters to bite on a relatively unknown band isn't always easy. But in the case of Atlas Sound... Getting club promoters to bite on a relatively unknown band isn't always easy. But in the case of Atlas Sound, the solo project of Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox, some…

  17. Deerhunter's Cox Steps Out With Atlas Sound

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Although he's been making solo recordings for well over a decade, Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox will make his first big splash early next year with Atlas Sound. Although he's been making solo recordings for well over a decade, Deerhunter vocalist Bradford Cox will make his first…

  18. Jaded Insider CMJ Recap

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The CMJ Music Marathon took over New York for five days and we caught up with The National, Craig Wedren, Brad, Black Kids, MGMT, Deerhunter, iLikeTrains and more. The CMJ Music Marathon took over New York for five days and we caught up with The National, Craig Wedren, Brad, Black Kids, MGMT,…

  19. 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…

  20. Music On TV: July 23 - July 29

    July 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for July 23 - July 29, 2007. MONDAY, July 23 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist(s): Kellie Pickler, Sara Moulton, Tory Johnson. "Live with Regis and Kelly," SYN Featured Artist(s): Lifehouse, Mario Lopez, Scott Baio. "CMA Music Festival:…

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