1. Edward Sharpe & Magnetic Zeros Frontman Goes Solo On 'Alexander'

    March 01, 2011 3:02 PM EST It's been a long, strange musical progression for Alexander Ebert. From his first taste of commercial stardom as the frontman of power-pop outfit Ima Robot , to his role as leader of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros , the singer has gone through a number of musical transformations…

  2. Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeroes A Force On Tour

    May 21, 2010 1:56 PM EDT After commanding the recent attention of a massive crowd at the Coachella festival in Indio, Calif. -- which included power couple Jay-Z and Beyoncé -- a band of merry pranksters called Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros is becoming one of the hottest touring acts of summer 2010. And that…

  3. Ima Robot Eyes Duran Duran Gigs, Studio Return

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Despite being offered a chance to tour with Duran Duran through April, Ima Robot will instead play a handful of dates with the reunited new wave act before returning to the studio to record its sophom Despite being offered a chance to tour with Duran Duran through April, Ima Robot will…

  4. My Morning Jacket Sets January Tour

    December 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Louisville-based rock act My Morning Jacket will return to the road next month for a 16-date U.S. tour, kicking off Jan. 3 in Nashville. Louisville-based rock act My Morning Jacket will return to the road next month for a 16-date U.S. tour, kicking off Jan. 3 in Nashville. Dates are set…

  5. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Oct. 27-Nov. 2, 2003. What to watch, what to watch? Read on McDuff and I'll tell you. Monday night, you've got your football. It's right in the title of ABC's "Monday Night Football," which…

  6. TunesOnTV

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Oct. 27-Nov. 2, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, OCT. 27 "Live With Regis & Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Clint Black (also scheduled: Hayden Christensen) "VH1 All Access," VH1 Featured Artist: Mandy Moore. …

  7. IMA ROBOT

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST The roots of Ima Robot can be found in a beat box. The roots of Ima Robot can be found in a beat box. "I was into hip-hop a lot and messin' around with beats," singer Alex Ebert tells Billboard.com. "I wanted to record a demo and wanted someone to play guitar on it and I…

  8. Ima Robot

    October 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Ever imagine what it might sound like if the Jetsons threw a house party? Apparently, Ima Robot has. Ever imagine what it might sound like if the Jetsons threw a house party? Apparently, Ima Robot has. Its debut album is an imaginative mix of retro and futuristic elements. Facets of new wave,…