1. 5 Best Musical Performances on 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon'

    January 03, 2011 3:18 PM EST Since March of 2009, Jimmy Fallon -- and arguably the best house band on TV, the Roots -- has rocked the late-night spot with his own distinct flavor. Indie buzz bands and living musical legends appear on his NBC show, "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon," in equal and frequent measure,…

  2. Jawbox T.V. Reunion, Reissue May Lead To Tour

    November 10, 2009 1:49 PM EST As Washington, D.C., post-punk band Jawbox prepares for its first live appearance in 12 years Dec. 8 on "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon," the group isn't ruling out the possibility of recording new material and touring, according to Jawbox bassist Kim Coletta. "I'd love…

  3. Jawbox Reuniting For 'Jimmy Fallon' Performance

    October 07, 2009 1:12 PM EDT Pioneering Washington, D.C.-based rock band Jawbox will make its first appearance of any kind in 12 years when it performs Dec. 8 on NBC's "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon." For now, there are no concrete plans for additional shows from Jawbox, who along with Fugazi and Shudder To…

  4. Billboard Bits: Maroon 5, Linda Thompson, Rhapsody/Dischord

    May 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In advance of a longer tour later this year, Maroon 5 will hit six small venues in the coming weeks in support of its new album, "It Won't Be Soon Before Long." The trek will begin May 30 at Axis in B In advance of a longer tour later this year, Maroon 5 will hit six small…

  5. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    August 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Bob Dylan looks back on "Modern Times," Jessica Simpson comes clean with her "Public Affair," Sam Moore recaptures his soul with a host of superstars and Tego Calderon drops the bling in this week's H A 40th anniversary edition of the Beach Boys' iconic "Pet…

  6. Deftones Round Up Rarities For CD/DVD

    August 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Maverick has set an Oct. 4 release date for a collection of "B-Sides & Rarities" from modern rock act the Deftones, who are in the midst of recording a new studio album. Maverick has set an Oct. 4 release date for a collection of "B-Sides & Rarities" from modern…

  7. Billboard Bits: Weezer, Rock The Vote, Jawbreaker

    October 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Weezer, Rock The Vote, Jawbreaker The release of an expanded edition of Weezer's 1994 self-titled Geffen debut and a comprehensive DVD has been pushed to next year, according to the band's official Web site . The items were tentatively expected during the holiday season but…

  8. DeSoto Label Revamps; Bands Regroup

    August 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Thirteen-year-old Washington, D.C.-based independent label DeSoto Records has decided to stop releasing new music and will instead focus only on its catalog, highlighted by albums from acts such as th Thirteen-year-old Washington, D.C.-based independent label DeSoto Records has decided to…

  9. Foo Fighters/Face To Face Mates Say 'Viva Death'

    June 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett has teamed up with his brother/Face To Face bassist Scott, Face To Face frontman Trever Keith, and ubiquitous session drummer Josh Freese (Vandals, A Perfect Circ Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett has teamed up with his brother/Face To Face bassist…

  10. Dismemberment Plan Takes 'Change' On The Road

    October 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Washington, D.C.-based indie rock outfit the Dismemberment Plan has lined up an 18-date European tour to coincide with the Oct. 23 release of its fourth Desoto album, "Change." The trek begins tomorro Washington, D.C.-based indie rock outfit the Dismemberment Plan has lined up an 18…

  11. Billboard Bits: New Order, Opry/CMT, Dismemberment Plan

    August 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on New Order, Opry/CMT, Dismemberment Plan Revered U.K. electronic act New Order will give fans of preview of its forthcoming Reprise album, "Get Ready," Aug. 20 on streaming audio site Spinner.com . The site will allow fans to stream the album in its entirety from Aug. 20-Aug.…