1. Jackson Browne, Steve Winwood, Little Steven Headlining Third Laid Back Festival in Honor of Founder Gregg Allman

    June 13, 2017 11:41 AM EDT The Laid Back Festival show will go on. Less than a month after co-founder Gregg Allman 's death at age 69, the food and music event will hit the road for a three-city swing in September with an All-Star collection of rock icons paying tribute to the late Allman Brothers Band leader.…

  2. Cyndi Lauper, Joe Walsh, Mavis Staples & More to Headline 'Love Rocks NYC' Benefit Concert

    January 25, 2017 6:09 PM EST The event, hosted by designer John Varvatos & real estate exec Greg Williamson, will raise money for God's Love We Deliver. Fashion design icon John Varvatos and NYC real estate executive Greg Williamson have announced a first-ever benefit concert for God’s Love We Deliver, a New…

  3. Barbra Streisand, Miley Cyrus & More Address Women's March in Downtown L.A.

    January 22, 2017 3:11 PM EST Women’s Marches took place all across the country on Saturday (Jan. 21), bringing out record crowds in the name of equality. Washington, D.C., garnered the main spotlight but the March in Los Angeles may have been just as significant in terms of garnering attention through star power and…

  4. Keith Richards, Sting, Robert Plant, Bruce Springsteen & More Star in Refugee Support Video 'We Are Not Afraid': Watch

    December 23, 2016 12:00 AM EST Ringo Starr and Yoko Ono , along with Keith Richards , Robert Plant , Bruce Springsteen , Robert De Niro , Sting and Patti Smith are among the 200 celebrities in a video, “We Are Not Afraid,” which is raising funds for victims of religious and political violence around the world. The clip…

  5. Songwriter Jack Tempchin Talks His Upcoming Solo Album 'One More Song'

    August 05, 2016 9:37 AM EDT As a songwriter, Jack Tempchin has had plenty of big hits with the Eagles , Glenn Frey , Johnny Rivers and others. But for his new solo album,  One More Song , due Sept. 2 through Blue Elan Records, Tempchin preferred a smaller way of doing things.  "This is a lot less produced. It'…

  6. Jake Owen on His Post-Divorce Album 'American Love': 'I Didn't Have Anything to Prove'

    July 29, 2016 9:27 AM EDT Jake Owen didn’t get to be one of country’s leading party-starters by capsizing the format’s boat. His platinum-certified hits “Barefoot Blue Jean Night” and “Beachin’” (each a Hot Country Songs No. 1) show his Nashville anthem bona fides. But after a public divorce from model Lacey Buchanan…

  7. Brothers Osborne's '21 Summer' Casts a Nostalgic Haze

    March 23, 2016 10:58 AM EDT Their new single mixes an Eagles/Jackson Browne West Coast vibe with the duo's own East Coast history. It’s fuzzy, ethereal and mysterious, a sound so hauntingly unique that it practically defines Brothers Osborne ’s new single, “21 Summer.” Ninety seconds into the three-and-a-half…

  8. Judd Apatow and Jackson Browne Team Up to Salute Warren Zevon at L.A. Tribute Show

    March 12, 2016 6:09 PM EST The preeminent comedy filmmaker and rock poet laureate, joined by special guests, find both the comedy and tragedy in the late singer's work. “It’s not a brief show. I can’t even edit down a tribute show,” said Judd Apatow , cracking wise about his envelope-pushing running-time…

  9. The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band: Alive and Circlin' At 50 Years

    March 11, 2016 1:17 PM EST Jackson Browne, Vince Gill help the influential band celebrate in an upcoming PBS special. It’s rare that a solo artist can extend a career 50 years. Even harder for a band to make it that long without imploding over creative differences, leadership issues or financial arguments. Thus, when…

  10. Elle King & Rachel Platten Co-Writer Dave Bassett Shares His 2016 Grammys Diary

    February 18, 2016 4:31 PM EST Dave Bassett scored two big radio hits last year, co-writing and producing Elle King 's "Ex's & Oh's" and co-writing Rachel Platten's "Fight Song." Earning a best rock song Grammy nomination for the former, the Malibu songwriter/record producer kept…

  11. Jackson Browne, Eagles Members Pay Tribute to Glenn Frey With 'Take It Easy' at the 2016 Grammys

    February 15, 2016 9:28 PM EST Glenn Frey , a founding member of the Eagles , died on Jan. 18 at the age of 67, and at tonight's Grammy Awards former band members Don Henley and Joe Walsh performed Frey's iconic "Take It Easy" alongside Jackson Browne . Glenn Frey, the Lone Arranger, Spark Plug, Man…

  12. Jackson Browne Performs 'Take it Easy' Tribute to Glenn Frey: Watch

    January 22, 2016 3:17 AM EST Jackson Browne has paid homage to Glenn Frey with a performance of the song they collaborated on, “Take it Easy”. Browne played the song Tuesday (Jan. 19) during a show at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater, Florida, his first concert following Frey’s death the previous day at the age of 67. …

  13. Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Graham Nash Continue No Nukes Advocacy As Paris Climate Talks Wind Down

    December 11, 2015 10:43 AM EST Bonnie Raitt—who co-founded Musicians United for Safe Energy (MUSE) with Jackson Browne, Graham Nash and others—has roundly rejected pro-nuclear-power arguments heard during the Paris climate talks. A longtime environmental activist, Raitt reacted to recent commentaries in the New York Times…

  14. Tom Petty is Getting His Own SiriusXM Station

    November 17, 2015 12:01 AM EST Starting Friday,  Tom Petty is  getting his own SiriusXM station.  Tom Petty Radio will be channel 31 on the satellite radio station, curating choice cuts of rock, rhythm and blues, SiriusXM announced Tuesday (Nov. 17). Petty will also be exclusively premiering new music on the station. Tom…

  15. Graham Nash Says His New Rock Hall of Fame Exhibit 'Looks F---ing Spectacular'

    October 16, 2015 6:07 PM EDT You can call Graham Nash a museum piece now -- and he'll take it as a compliment. The new exhibit Graham Nash: Touching the Flame opens to the public Saturday at Cleveland, Ohio's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. It combines artifacts from Nash's own career -- including…

  16. Donald Trump Receives Legal Threat Over Use of Aerosmith's 'Dream On'

    October 11, 2015 12:13 PM EDT Donald Trump is getting scorned by a musician he seemingly adores. Steven Tyler Attends GOP Debate: Was It As Donald Trump's Guest? On Saturday, Oct. 10, Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler 's reps sent Donald Trump for President Inc. a demand to stop using the power ballad …

  17. Bruce Springsteen Celebrates Early Birthday On Stage with Jackson Browne

    September 23, 2015 12:06 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen  celebrated his birthday one day early by jumping onstage with Jackson Browne for a jam at a New Jersey show. The Boss -- who turns 66 on Sept. 23 -- watched most of the show at Red Bank's Count Basie Theatre from the audience. He later joined Browne to perform  for…

  18. Jackson Browne Pops In at Crosby, Stills and Nash Tour Kickoff Show in Tokyo

    March 09, 2015 1:23 PM EDT Crosby, Stills and Nash kicked off their World Tour 2015 on Thursday night at Tokyo International Forum in Tokyo's Yurakucho district. It was their first performance in Japan in 19 years. The tour will hit The Philippines, Singapore, the US, the UK and eight continental European…

  19. Tom Morello, Bonnie Raitt Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan at MusiCares Gala

    February 07, 2015 4:34 PM EST Even though Bob Dylan opted not to play Friday night when he was honored as MusiCares Person of the Year annual dinner at the Los Angeles Convention Center, he had his hand in every performance. Billboard talked to several of the evening's performers on the red carpet about their…

  20. Billboard 200 Chart Moves: Piano Guys, Jackson Browne Hit High Notes

    October 17, 2014 9:45 PM EDT On the latest Billboard 200 albums chart, Jason Aldean notched the third-largest sales week of the year with the arrival of his new album, Old Boots, New Dirt , at No. 1. The set, released through Broken Bow Records, sold 278,000 in the week ending Oct. 12, according to Nielsen SoundScan…

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