1. Chicago DJs Show Love for the Cubs in Historic World Series

    November 02, 2016 6:30 PM EDT It's been 98 years since the Chicago Cubs won a World Series, which makes them one of the only teams to have a worse record of victory than the Cleveland Indians' 48-year dry spell -- which, of course, is the very team they're up against. Wednesday night (Nov. 2) is the final…

  2. Destructo Announces Renegade Tour, Drops 'Catching Plays' With Pusha-T, Starrah & Wax Motif

    August 12, 2016 12:38 PM EDT HARD head Gary Richards, aka Destructo, has a reputation for putting together some of the best bills in dance music. Whether it's Holy Ship, HARD Summer, or a Miami Music Week showcase, you can bet he's packing big guns. It's no different for his own headlining US tour. The 18…

  3. CRSSD Festival 2016 Fall Lineup Reveals Miike Snow, ZHU, Bonobo & More Coming to San Diego

    July 06, 2016 11:46 AM EDT Grab your bags. Start packing, fill the tank with gas, and get ready to head to San Diego's Waterfront Park. That might seem preemptive, considering CRSSD Festival's autumn 2016 edition doesn't come until Oct.1 and 2, but once you peep this lineup, you're gonna be so…

  4. Holy Ship Reveals 2017 Lineup: DJ Snake, Marshmello, Duke Dumont & More

    June 30, 2016 1:41 PM EDT Holy Ship recruited a slew of big names to pump rhythms across the Bahamas in January. The first weekend's lineup will feature the likes of DJ Snake , A-Trak , Marshmello , and Anna Lunoe, while the second installment includes Felix Da Housecat, Maya Jane Coles, Jauz, and Hot Since 82.…

  5. Felix Da Housecat, Vince Lawrence & Jamie Principle Team Up On 'Touch Your Body:' Exclusive Premiere

    June 23, 2016 9:00 AM EDT The 312 brings together three important figures in the history of Chicago house music: Felix Da Housecat, Vince Lawrence, and Jamie Principle . "We [have] all known each other since early 80s," Felix tells Billboard in an email. "We all grew up together on the same scene. It…

  6. Damian Lazarus' Day Zero in Mexico Could Go Down in Party History

    January 15, 2016 12:41 PM EST As the first parties at the lascivious house and techno beach festival BPM got underway on Friday, an hour south on the Yucatan peninsula -- deep in a thick Mayan jungle -- visionary house DJ/producer Damian Lazarus brought his infamous Day Zero party concept back to Tulum.  Hot…

  7. Exclusive: Amine Edge & DANCE Give Michael Calfan's 'Treasured Soul' a G-House Remix

    March 19, 2015 5:47 PM EDT French DJ duo Amine Edge & DANCE is here with a brand-new remix of Michael Calfan's "Treasured Soul," premiering on Billboard.com. "French connection Golden Tale and hood flavor -- that is our 'Treasured Soul,'" the duo tells Billboard . Give the…

  8. Diddy, Guy Gerber, Steve Aoki, Chad Hurley at IMS Engage: Where Worlds Collide and Gates Open

    April 17, 2014 5:34 AM EDT When asked about the origins of 11:11, the name for the much-ballyhooed collaboration between Sean “P. Diddy” Combs and Israeli DJ/producer Guy Gerber, the ordinarily loquacious entrepreneur was uncharacteristically reticent. “Some things are better left a mystery,” he said, though his…

  9. CMJ 2012's Top 5 Bad Band Names: Good Music?

    October 21, 2012 7:00 PM EDT Vagina Panther, Mr. Muthafu*kin eXquire, Hard Nips, the Harmonica Lewinskies & Butter the Children have CMJ's worst names, but were their gigs any good? The annual CMJ Music Marathon, which took over many of New York's smaller venues from Oct. 16-20, is not for the faint of…

  10. 10 Things Seen & Overheard At Lollapalooza Sunday

    August 09, 2010 3:11 PM EDT The third and final night of Lollapalooza 2010 culminated with Arcade Fire 's jubulant set anchoring the north end of Chicago's Grant Park on Sunday night (Aug. 8) and newly reunited Lolla vets Soundgarden bringing the big guitars to the south end. Those are the obvious things…

  11. Lady Gaga, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire Top Lollapalooza 2010 Lineup

    April 06, 2010 8:54 AM EDT L ady Gaga , Green Day , a reunited Soundgarden , Arcade Fire , the Strokes and Phoenix will headline this year's Lollapalooza, festival organizers confirmed today (Apr. 6). The National , Spoon , Devo , Cypress Hill , Cut Copy, the New Pornographers, Erykah Badu , Slightly Stoopid,…

  12. Will.i.Am, Tiesto, Diplo, Passion Pit To Headline Ultra Music Festival

    January 08, 2010 6:03 PM EST B lack Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am , Tiësto , Passion Pit , Groove Armada and Major Lazer are among the first acts confirmed to headline the 2010 Ultra Music Festival, the top outdoor festival for electronic music fans. This year's fest will close out the 25th annual Winter Music…

  13. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 7:17 AM EST Paul McCartney, the Killers and the Cure lead the bill for the tenth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 17-19 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are My Bloody Valentine, Amy Winehouse, Morrissey, Leonard Cohen and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. McCartney will…

  14. Ask Billboard

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith and his readers discuss Garbage, women in country music, iTunes exclusives and more! COUNTRY WOMEN Hey Keith, I was just looking at this week's Top Country Albums chart and was surprised about the number of female artists on this list. Do you remember a time when this has happened…

  15. New Garbage Song Enriches CD/DVD Compilation

    May 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcoming best-of collection, "Absolute Garbage." A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcoming best-of collection, "Absolute…

  16. Modest Mouse, Wu-Tang Beef Up Virgin Festival Bill

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Virgin Festival by Virgin Mobile in Baltimore, Md., has added Modest Mouse, Velvet Revolver, Wu-Tang Clan, Cheap Trick, the Fratellis, Amy Winehouse, Paolo Nutini, the Crystal Method, 311, Incubus The Virgin Festival by Virgin Mobile in Baltimore, Md., has added Modest Mouse, Velvet…

  17. Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers Sign On For Coachella

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will lead the lineup for the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot…

  18. Verve Boxes Up 'Remixed' Collections

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Verve will on Nov. 1 unveil a four-disc boxed set featuring its three prior "Verve Remixed" albums plus a bonus disc with previously unreleased material. Verve will on Nov. 1 unveil a four-disc boxed set featuring its three prior "Verve Remixed" albums plus a bonus disc…

  19. Sasha Pushes Boundaries On 'Involver'

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST If his latest Global Underground album, "Involver," is any indication, DJ/producer Sasha has embarked on a brand new phase of his career. If his latest Global Underground album, "Involver," is any indication, DJ/producer Sasha has embarked on a brand new phase of his…

  20. Kings Of Leon, Darkness Join Big Day Out

    November 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST Kings Of Leon, the Darkness, Muse, Felix Da Housecat, Thursday, Afrika Bambaataa, Poison The Well, the Sleepy Jackson, Audio Bullys, David Holmes and Lost Prophets are among the acts that have joined Kings Of Leon, the Darkness, Muse, Felix Da Housecat, Thursday, Afrika Bambaataa, Poison The…

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