1. Brandi Carlile 'Cover Stories' Album to Feature Adele, Dolly Parton, Pearl Jam & Others

    February 21, 2017 11:20 AM EST Brandi Carlile will celebrate the 10th anniversary of her acclaimed T. Bone Burnett-produced 2007 debut, The Story , with an all-star tribute album titled  Cover Stories: Brandi Carlile Celebrates 10 Years of The Story - An Album to Benefit War Child . The project from Legacy Recordings, due…

  2. Alison Brown on Finding Time for Her Own Album While Running a Record Label: 'Mama Eats Last'

    October 16, 2015 6:35 PM EDT "The Song of the Banjo" arrived last week. Alison Brown is the only queen of the IBMA who’s also an MBA. To put it in non-acronym terms: Brown just picked up a distinguished achievement award for a lifetime of banjo virtuosity at the International Bluegrass Music Association awards…

  3. Jangle All The Way: New Acts Soften Alternative Airwaves

    November 08, 2012 11:05 AM EST As Mumford & Sons flex retail muscle, alternative radio is finding that hits don't always have to be hard. The biggest sales week for a rock album since 2008 wasn't set by a veteran act like Green Day , Red Hot Chili Peppers or U2 . Nor was it tallied by a band synonymous with…

  4. Norah Jones, Heart, Loretta Lynn Added To Lilith Fair Lineup

    January 21, 2010 4:29 PM EST Norah Jones , Heart , Loretta Lynn , Gossip and Cat Power are among the top female artists who have just been added to the lineup for Lilith Fair 2010, organizers announced today (Jan. 21). The revived touring music festival also added 15 more cities -- including Detroit, Nashville, Phoenix,…

  5. Hot Product

    April 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: An expanded edition of hard rock act Slipknot's "Vol. 3 (The Subliminal Verses)" (Roadrunner). A double-disc set of music derived from rock outfit Isis' "Oceanic," dubbed "Remixes…

  6. Top Acts Rally For Imprisoned Activist

    September 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Live tracks from Pearl Jam, R.E.M., Ben Harper, Paul McCartney, Bonnie Raitt and Indigo Girls highlight the track list for "For the Lady," a benefit album for imprisoned Burmese peace activist Aung Sa Live tracks from Pearl Jam, R.E.M., Ben Harper, Paul McCartney, Bonnie Raitt and…

  7. McLachlan: A Reflection Of Her Life

    November 07, 2003 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Six years is a long time between studio albums -- but sometimes life gets in the way. Canadian pop powerhouse Sarah McLachlan actually spent about two and-a-half years working on her latest disc, "Afterglow," the follow-up to her 1997…

  8. Alanis, Popper For D.C. Pro-Choice Benefit

    September 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Alanis Morissette, Blues Traveler's John Popper and Chan Kinchla, Michael Franti and Spearhead, and Joe Henry will perform at a Sept. 25 benefit concert at Washington, D.C.'s D.A.R. Constitution Hall. Alanis Morissette, Blues Traveler's John Popper and Chan Kinchla, Michael…