1. Sheryl Crow, Modest Mouse, Katy Perry Set For Bumbershoot

    April 01, 2009 9:00 PM EDT Sheryl Crow, Modest Mouse, Katy Perry, Michael Franti & Spearhead, De La Soul, and Raphael Saadiq are among the first acts confirmed for the 2009 Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival. The event will be held Labor Day weekend, Sept. 5-7, at Seattle's City Center. Also set…

  2. Additional Titles For Hot Product, Nov. 14, 2008

    November 21, 2008 6:20 PM EST A new album from multi-national superstar vocal group Il Divo, "The Promise" (Syco/Columbia). An album of radio performances from Scottish indie rock outfit Belle & Sebastian, "The BBC Sessions" (Matador). The latest album from female-friendly country artist Blake…

  3. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    November 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST Nickelback tries to follow up one of the biggest albums of the decade, Beyonce doubles up on her second solo disc, 'American Idol' champ David Cook stakes his claim and Dido returns after a long break A new album from multi-national superstar vocal group Il Divo, "The Promise…

  4. Second Campbell/Lanegan Album Hitting U.S.

    September 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan's second collaboration, "Sunday at Dirt Devil," will be released in the U.S. on Nov. 18 via Fontana International/V2, Billboard has learned. Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan's second collaboration, "Sunday at Dirt Devil," will be…

  5. Campbell Goes Folk For Second Album Of 2006

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST On the heels of her Mercury Prize-nominated "Ballad of the Broken Seas," a collaboration with former Screaming Trees principle Mark Lanegan, Scottish singer/songwriter Isobel Campbell will on Nov. 7 r On the heels of her Mercury Prize-nominated "Ballad of the Broken Seas,"…

  6. Yorke Vies With Monkeys For Mercury Prize

    July 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Only eight days after its release, Radiohead frontman Thom Yoke's solo debut "The Eraser" (XL) was installed today (July 18) as the bookmakers' joint favorite for the 2006 Nationwide Mercury Prize alo Only eight days after its release, Radiohead frontman Thom Yoke's…

  7. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST The first solo album since 1984 from Pink Floyd's David Gilmoor, the major-label studio debut from Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu, a non-New Pornographers effort from Neko Case and a country music di The Atlantic debut from rapper Juvenile, "Reality Check," featuring…

  8. Campbell Plots First North American Tour

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Scottish chanteuse Isobel Campbell will launch her first North American tour this weekend to coincide with the March 7 release of her V2 debut, "Ballad of the Broken Seas." Scottish chanteuse Isobel Campbell will launch her first North American tour this weekend to coincide with the…

  9. This Week's Top New Music Releases

    December 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Previewing the debut album from "American Idol" runner-up Bo Bice, the sophomore set from soulster Anthony Hamilton, hip-hop compilations from Ludacris and Snoop Dogg and more. Reggaeton star Daddy Yankee's "Barrio Fino en Directo" (Interscope), featuring live tracks,…

  10. Belle & Sebastian Find New 'Life'

    November 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Veteran Scottish rock act Belle & Sebastian will release its new album, "The Life Pursuit," Feb. 6 via Rough Trade in the United Kingdom and Europe. Veteran Scottish rock act Belle & Sebastian will release its new album, "The Life Pursuit," Feb. 6 via Rough Trade…

  11. Isobel Campbell, St. Etienne Sign New Deals

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Belle & Sebastian principal Isobel Campbell has signed a worldwide deal with V2, while Saint Etienne has inked with Savoy Jazz. Former Belle & Sebastian principal Isobel Campbell has signed a worldwide deal with V2. Her previously announced collaborative album with Mark Lanegan…

  12. Campbell Croons With Lanegan, Iha

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Belle & Sebastian principal Isobel Campbell is set to unveil two new albums in the coming months. Former Belle & Sebastian principal Isobel Campbell is set to unveil two new albums in the coming months. "Ballad of the Broken Seas" is a collaboration with Mark Lanegan…

  13. Indie Acts Join Forces For Homeless Benefit CD

    November 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST A cast of prominent indie rockers will again join forces to benefit the homeless when "The Amos House Collection, Vol. II," is released Jan. 15 via Rhode Island-based Wishing Tree Records. Featuring r A cast of prominent indie rockers will again join forces to benefit the homeless…