1. 'Girls' Music: Pop Mingles With Indie Cool in New Season

    January 12, 2013 12:00 PM EST Santigold's "Girls" Is First Single. The tracks that constitute the first soundtrack for HBO's "Girls," out now on Fueled by Ramen/Atlantic, reflect the modern bohemian environs that surround the show's quartet of young New Yorkers. Songs are culled from the…

  2. The Downtown Fiction Gets "Ironic"

    February 21, 2011 9:08 AM EST This week's Mashup Monday serves up something even more meta than usual: The Downtown Fiction 's frontman Cameron Leahy is not only serving up a musical contradiction in the form of his Alanis Morissette cover; the song he chose -- "Ironic" -- fits the series to a T,…

  3. BoDeans' 'Resolution': A Long Time Comin'

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The reason there's been eight years between Bodeans studio albums is pretty simple. According to the core songwriters/guitarist/vocalists Kurt Neumann and Sam Llanas, life got in the way. The reason there's been eight years between Bodeans studio albums is pretty simple. According…

  4. Senator Takes Aim At Illegal Downloads

    June 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Illegally download copyright music from the Internet once, or even twice, and you get a warning. Do it a third time, and your computer gets destroyed. That's the suggestion made yesterday (June 17) by Illegally download copyright music from the Internet once, or even twice, and you get a…

  5. Webcasters Receive Last-Minute Help From RIAA

    October 21, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Following last week's unexpected hold on legislation that would give Webcasters making less than $1 million annually a break on digital performance royalties, the Recording Industry Association of Ame Following last week's unexpected hold on legislation that would give Webcasters…

  6. Billboard Bits: Harris, Tommy Boy Films, Heroes Awards

    October 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Emmylou Harris, Tommy Boy Films, Heroes Awards Country veteran Emmylou Harris will receive the Vietnam Veterans of America Foundation's (VVAF) Patrick J. Leahy Humanitarian Award for her efforts to focus attention on the plight of landmine survivors. She'll be presented with…

  7. Bono Everywhere At Economic Forum

    February 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Every year at the World Economic Forum, there's a leader or two who stands out, courted by the rich and famous -- and the media. In years past, Madeline Albright, Yasser Arafat, Bill Clinton, and Geor Every year at the World Economic Forum, there's a leader or two who stands out,…

  8. Copyright Law Hot Topic At Senate Hearing

    April 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Witnesses from the record industry, artist community, and technology businesses outlined their concerns about online music before members of the Senate Judiciary Committee yesterday (April 3), but com Witnesses from the record industry, artist community, and technology businesses outlined…