1. Gorillaz' Noodle Drops 30-Minute Mix Celebrating 'Kick-Ass Women' in Music: Listen

    January 03, 2017 3:43 PM EST Everyone in the Gorillaz fan club is super stoked on the return of virtual guitarist Noodle. The girl turned young woman disappeared after the success of the cartoon band's second album, Demon Days . She was replaced by a robot version of herself on the third LP Plastic Beach , and avid…

  2. Amsterdam Dance Event GM Richard Zijlma Talks Event Expansion & 2016 Must-Sees

    October 17, 2016 3:07 PM EDT Since its 1996 inception, Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) has grown and evolved into one of the foremost dance music industry conferences and club festivals of the year. In 2016, ADE reaches even further into the future with programs and panels that gather some of the brightest minds from not…

  3. Yo La Tengo & Lambchop Team Up at Big Ears Fest Day 2

    April 04, 2016 2:34 PM EDT The name of the game for day two of Knoxville's Big Ears festival was teamwork, as fest-goers on Friday witnessed not just well-oiled communications machines -- like that of jazz composer Anthony Braxton, whose colleagues directed each other with coded hand signals -- but new and…

  4. Patti Smith, Esperanza Spalding & More Added to David Bowie Tribute Concerts

    March 28, 2016 2:07 PM EDT A number of artists have been added to the David Bowie tribute concert lineups at Carnegie Hall and Radio City Music Hall, happening March 31 and April 1, respectively.  David Bowie Tribute Concert Gets Second Date After First Sells Out Of the new round of performers, J Mascis ,  Patti Smith …

  5. Watch Laurie Anderson Perform for Dogs on 'The Late Show'

    March 17, 2016 4:39 PM EDT Experimental artist and filmmaker Laurie Anderson appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to talk a little bit about her film Heart of a Dog and treat the audience to a special performance.  Laurie Anderson Talks New Autobiographical Film 'Heart of a Dog,' Her Dog Lolabelle …

  6. Laurie Anderson Talks New Autobiographical Film 'Heart of a Dog,' Her Dog Lolabelle & Lou Reed

    October 20, 2015 8:27 PM EDT The film opens Oct. 21 in New York & will air on HBO in 2017. Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson takes on life, death and the afterlife in her new autobiographical feature-length film, Heart of a Dog. Using stories from her childhood, her mother’s deathbed speech, Tibetan teachings,…

  7. U2 Covers Lou Reed, Performs with Paul Simon at Madison Square Garden

    July 31, 2015 3:16 AM EDT The special guests at U2's concert Thursday night included Paul Simon , Lou Reed's widow and the woman who called 911 when Bono fell off his bike in New York City last year. Simon joined U2 onstage at Madison Square Garden to sing some of his song, "Mother and Child Reunion.…

  8. Rock Hall Induction Ceremony: Lou Reed 'Would Be Amused,' Says Sister

    April 18, 2015 1:30 AM EDT Merrill Reed Weiner sets the record straight on her brother's history following an essay published in Medium magazine. Merrill Reed Weiner, the late Lou Reed ’s younger sister, is in Cleveland to attend the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony this weekend and she tells…

  9. Patti Smith, Flaming Lips and Miley Cyrus Shine at Tibet House Benefit Concert

    March 06, 2015 2:22 PM EST It was a quarter of a century ago that the Tibet House Benefit Concert was first held, designed to raise awareness and funds for a charity which supports the preservation of Tibetan culture. Today, it's an event that regularly draws VIPs of music and culture and has included members…

  10. Lou Reed Leaves Estate to Wife, Sister

    November 04, 2013 8:31 PM EST Rocker Lou Reed's life was decidedly unconventional, but he wanted his estate used for a very traditional purpose: to benefit his wife and other relatives. Reed's will was filed Monday in a New York City court. The Velvet Underground front man and "Walk on the Wild Side"…

  11. Lou Reed Recovering After Life-Saving Liver Transplant

    June 01, 2013 9:36 AM EDT Rock icon's wife says he isn't back to full strength, but 'he's already working and doing t'ai chi.' Rock icon Lou Reed is recovering after a life-saving liver transplant in the U.S., according to an interview with his wife published Saturday in a British…

  12. Laurie Anderson Plays Concert for Dogs at Sydney Opera House

    June 05, 2010 11:25 AM EDT Some in the audience howled with glee, others stood on trembling legs and a few drooled in delight as famed performance artist Laurie Anderson debuted her original "Music for Dogs" composition outside the Sydney Opera House on Saturday. Hundreds of dogs and their owners bounced…

  13. Beatles, Stones, Blur Backing U.K. Record Store Day

    April 16, 2010 9:22 AM EDT The Beatles , the Rolling Stones and Bruce Springsteen are among the high profile names leading the line for the U.K. leg of tomorrow's (April 17) Record Store Day - an event that organizers are confidently predicting will be Britain's biggest ever. Over 150 U.K. stores are…

  14. U2, Scarlett Johannson, Courtney Love Set For AIDS Charity Concert

    September 15, 2009 3:48 PM EDT U2 will take time away from its "360 Tour" to join fellow musicians Laurie Anderson , Rufus Wainwright , Antony Hegarty , Scarlett Johannson , and Courtney Love for a (RED) Campaign benefit concert on October 4 at New York's Carnegie Hall. Tickets will go on sale Wednesday,…

  15. Wainwright Family Teams For Xmas Show

    October 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A host of notable guests will join the Wainwright and McGarrigle families for their third annual holiday show on Dec. 10 at New York's Carnegie Hall. A host of notable guests will join the Wainwright and McGarrigle families for their third annual holiday show on Dec. 10 at New York'…

  16. 18OnTV

    April 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 30 - May 6, 2007. MONDAY, APRIL 30 "Stereophonics: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?," STARZ! Cinema Featured Artist(s): Stereophonics. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): Kirsten Dunst, Rob Magnotti, Dinosaur Jr.…

  17. Arcade Fire, Air Set For Bowie-Curated Festival

    March 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Arcade Fire, Air, Deerhoof, Secret Machines and the Polyphonic Spree are among the first acts confirmed for the inaugural High Line Festival, which, as previouly reported, will be curated by David The Arcade Fire, Air, Deerhoof, Secret Machines and the Polyphonic Spree are among the first…

  18. All-Star Lineup Rocks Tibet House Benefit

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, Lou Reed and Ray Davies were among the featured performers at the 17th annual Tibet House Benefit at Carnegie Hall last night (Feb. 26) in New York. Debbie Harry, Ben Harpe Michael Stipe, Patti Smith, Lou Reed and Ray Davies were among the featured performers at…

  19. Various Artists / Came So Far For Beauty: An Evening Of Leonard Cohen Songs / Oct. 5, 2006 / Dublin (The Point)

    October 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Despite an all-star cast and the embarrassment of riches contained in the blue chip Leonard Cohen songbook, the four-hour running time of this tribute show to the septuagenarian singer seemed like too Despite an all-star cast and the embarrassment of riches contained in the blue chip Leonard…

  20. Billboard Bits: Tibet House, Imogen Heap, Bernadette Peters

    December 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Damien Rice, Allen Toussaint and others confirmed for the 16th annual Tibet House benefit concert, Imogen Heap and Bernadette Peters make U.S. tour plans. Damien Rice, Allen Toussaint, Laurie Anderson and Sufjan Stevens are the initial artists confirmed to take part in the 16th annual Tibet…

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