1. Public Image Ltd Announces North American Tour

    February 24, 2010 6:17 PM EST Public Image Ltd ., the British alternative band fronted by former Sex Pistol singer John Lydon (better known as Johnny Rotten), have announced a North American tour. The trek will kick off at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival on April 16, which will mark the group's first U.S.…

  2. All Time Low / November 21, 2009 / St. Louis (The Pageant)

    November 25, 2009 12:54 PM EST All Time Low's sold-out show in St. Louis Saturday night (Nov. 21) was a public display of youthful exuberance and teenage rebellion served with a dose of toilet humor. Guitarist Jack Barakat's mic stand was decorated with bras, many of which were thrown by audience members and…

  3. Michael Jackson: Healthy Or Not?

    July 13, 2009 9:01 AM EDT In his final days, Michael Jackson was robust and active. Or dangerously thin and frail. Begging for access to powerful prescription drugs. Or showing no signs of ever having used them. It depends on who's talking. A dizzying collection of puzzle pieces about Jackson's health and…

  4. Michael Jackson: Healthy Or Not?

    July 13, 2009 5:00 AM EDT In his final days, Michael Jackson was robust and active. Or dangerously thin and frail. Begging for access to powerful prescription drugs. Or showing no signs of ever having used them. It depends on who's talking. A dizzying collection of puzzle pieces about Jackson's health and…

  5. Michael Jackson Postpones Opening Of London Concert Run

    May 20, 2009 1:49 PM EDT Michael Jackson has delayed the opening four nights of his residency at London's O2 arena. The first show of the “This Is It” tour on July 8 has been pushed back by five nights. The other dates have gone back to March 2010. An email from Ticketmaster and promoter AEG Live states: "…

  6. Gym Class Heroes, The Roots Team For Fall Tour

    August 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In one of the more eclectic bills of the fall, Gym Class Heroes and the Roots will co-headline a tour beginning Oct. 2 in Baltimore, with support from U.K. up-and-comer Estelle. In one of the more eclectic bills of the fall, Gym Class Heroes and the Roots will co-headline a tour beginning Oct…

  7. BNL, TMBG To Rock Disney 'Block Party' Tour

    May 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Barenaked Ladies, They Might Be Giants, Ralph's World, Imagination Movers, Dan Zanes and Choo Choo Soul, among others, will perform in select cities as part of the Disney Music Block Party tour, set t Barenaked Ladies, They Might Be Giants, Ralph's World, Imagination Movers, Dan…

  8. The Hold Steady Unveils Single, Summer Tour Plans

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Hold Steady has chosen "Sequestered in Memphis" as the first single from its next album, "Stay Positive." The Hold Steady has chosen "Sequestered in Memphis" as the first single from its next album, "Stay Positive." As previously reported , the…

  9. Soulja Boy Hitting The Road With Lil' Mama

    March 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Soulja Boy will hit the road this spring with his "21 & Under Tour," with help from Lil' Mama and rapper V.I.C., Billboard.com can exclusively reveal. The trek begins April 11 in Myrtle Beach, S.C Soulja Boy will hit the road this spring with his "21 & Under Tour,…

  10. 'Curse' Can't Quash New Mars Volta Album

    December 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Mars Volta almost decided to put the kibosh on the forthcoming "The Bedlam in Goliath," due Jan. 29 via Universal, because of a curse. Yes, a curse. The Mars Volta almost decided to put the kibosh on the forthcoming "The Bedlam in Goliath," due Jan. 29 via Universal,…

  11. Led Zeppelin Announcement Expected Next Week

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Now on Ledzeppelin.com the date 11.13.07 mysteriously appears with the familiar Zep symbols. And several people saw the band touring the O2 during Prince's recent stand at the new 20,000-seat London v Talk of a Led Zeppelin reunion just refuses to go away. Billboard reported in July that…

  12. Spektor Embarking on Fall U.S. Tour

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "Fidelity" songstress Regina Spektor will embark on a 27-date North American tour set to kick off with an Austin City Limits Festival appearance on Sept. 16. "Fidelity" songstress Regina Spektor will embark on a 27-date North American tour set to kick off with an Austin…

  13. Dashboard Confessional Goes Solo For Fall Tour

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT For the first time in five years, Dashboard Confessional frontman Chris Carrabba will embark on a solo tour. The 32-date jaunt, which begins Sept. 14 in Rochester, Mich., will take the Vagrant songwri For the first time in five years, Dashboard Confessional frontman Chris Carrabba will embark…

  14. Hellyeah

    May 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT We all came in for sound check at 3 p.m. and, as usual, when we started it sounded like sh*t and I could tell that everyone was nervous. We hung with it and nearly did the whole set but got it done an Well, finally the Hellyeah tour has begun. Baltimore was the lucky first spot -- and Tom&…

  15. Chris Cornell Embarking On Spring Solo Tour

    March 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Chris Cornell will embark on a spring solo tour to preview material from his upcoming Suretone/Interscope album, "Carry On." The outing will begin April 6 in Las Vegas and run through May As expected , Chris Cornell will embark on a spring solo tour to preview material…

  16. Country Descending On Desert For Stagecoach Fest

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST The lineup is set for the inaugural Stagecoach festival, which, as previously reported, will be held May 5-6 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif., the site of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Fe The lineup is set for the inaugural Stagecoach festival, which, as previously reported ,…

  17. Coachella Expands To Three Days, Country Fest To Follow

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will expand to a three-day event for the first time in 2007 when it overtakes the Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. on April 27-29. The following weeken The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival will expand to a three-day event for the…

  18. Alicia Keys Leads Edison Nominations

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys is nominated in three categories for Holland's Edison Music Awards, to be held Feb. 27 at Amsterdam's Heineken Music Hall. Keys is up for best international newcomer, best R&B/hip-hop Alicia Keys is nominated in three categories for Holland's Edison Music Awards…

  19. Voodoo Fest To Feature Tool, Snoop, Others

    August 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Hard rock act Tool, rapper Snoop Dogg, and rockers the Black Crowes are among the artists confirmed for the third edition of New Orleans' Voodoo Music Festival. Set for Oct. 27 in City Park, the eclec Hard rock act Tool, rapper Snoop Dogg, and rockers the Black Crowes are among the…