1. James Mercer, Isaac Brock Team Up For '180°' Soundtrack

    June 21, 2010 2:01 PM EDT Emmett Malloy felt music was so integral to "180° South," the new environmental documentary he produced for his Woodshed Films imprint, that he brought singer-songwriters James Mercer (the Shins , Broken Bells ) and Mason Jennings to the Patagonia region of South America to inspire…

  2. Mason Jennings Turns Up The Volume On New Album, Tour

    October 20, 2009 5:03 PM EDT Mason Jennings says he "thought I was going to be dropped" by his label, the Jack Johnson co-owned Brushfire Records, when he turned in his eighth album, "Blood of Man," earlier this year. "Most of what they do is pretty peaceful and mellow," the Hawaiian-born…

  3. Jack Johnson Includes Eddie Vedder, Ben Harper Collaborations On 'En Concert'

    October 20, 2009 11:00 AM EDT With his "En Concert" film and live album coming Oct. 27, Jack Johnson sees his fifth studio album on the horizon as well. "I think we're starting to get together a new album right now," Johnson tells Billboard.com. "Whenever it seems like there's an album&…

  4. Mason Jennings, Nov. 6, Seattle

    November 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST Check out Mason Jennings' thoughts from the road and just what he looks like sitting in Paul Bunyon's hand. Check out Mason Jennings' thoughts from the road and just what he looks like sitting in Paul Bunyon's hand. News Paul Bunyon , Mason Jennings …

  5. Mason Jennings Writes In From The Road

    October 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mason Jennings muses about the magnetic qualities of glaciers. Check out his other thoughts as he checks in with Billboard while on tour. Mason Jennings muses about the magnetic qualities of glaciers. Check out his other thoughts as he checks in with Billboard while on tour. News Mason…

  6. The Lollalists

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A breezy overview of Lollapalooza 2008's artists, what they have in common and what they don't. A breezy overview of Lollapalooza 2008's artists, what they have in common and what they don't. THE HEADLINERS RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Studio album sales: 10.1 million Best…

  7. Lollapalooza 2008 Artists

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Check out performance times, news, reviews, chart data, tour dates and features from Lollapalooza 2008 performers. This complete list of the artists performing at Lollapalooza 2008 includes performance times, news, reviews, chart data, tour dates. Click on a name to view Billboard's full…

  8. Mason Jennings

    July 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mason Jennings has spent considerable time on a number of Billboard charts. Check out what the singer/songwriter has to say on his successes, his religiously themed new record, his changing label home Mason Jennings has spent considerable time on a number of Billboard charts. Check out what…

  9. Mason Jennings Back On Indie Track

    July 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Singer-songwriter Mason Jennings is a lover of many religions, a theme that heavily influenced his recent release "In the Ever." Singer-songwriter Mason Jennings is a lover of many religions, a theme that heavily influenced his recent release "In the Ever" (Brushfire). The…

  10. SXSW: Morello, Tankian, Harper Rock For 'War'

    March 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tom Morello, Serj Tankian, Ben Harper, Billy Bragg and others joined forces to sow some musical seeds of revolution last night (March 13) at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas. Tom Morello, Serj Tankian, Ben Harper, Billy Bragg and others joined forces to sow some musical seeds of revolution…

  11. Johnson Steps Up Green Efforts On Tour

    March 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Already at the forefront of environmental activism within the music business, Jack Johnson is stepping up his efforts on his summer tour, which begins June 13 outside Indianapolis. Already at the forefront of environmental activism within the music business, Jack Johnson is stepping up his…

  12. Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye Set For Bonnaroo

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has rolled out its most diverse lineup yet for 2008, with Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye West, Willie Nelson, Jack Johnson and My Morning Jacket amon The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has rolled out its most diverse lineup…

  13. MMJ, Roots, Yo La Tengo Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes' forthcoming Bob Dylan film "I'm Not There," a number of performers from the recently released Columbia soundtrack hit the stage at New York' In what was billed as a concert celebration of Todd Haynes'…

  14. Vedder, Sonic Youth, Tweedy Do Dylan For Soundtrack

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A host of rock notables have banded together for the soundtrack to Todd Haynes' Bob Dylan-themed film "I'm Not There," due Oct. 30 via Columbia. A host of rock notables have banded together for the soundtrack to Todd Haynes' Bob Dylan-themed film "I'm Not…

  15. MASON JENNINGS, "Boneclouds"

    June 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Early this year, Minneapolis's Mason Jennings played for a jam-packed crowd at New York's Bowery Ballroom. Early this year, Minneapolis's Mason Jennings played for a jam-packed crowd at New York's Bowery Ballroom. Guys and gals alike hung on his every word and were…

  16. Golden Smog In 'Fine' Form On New Album

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. The lauded supergroup…

  17. Billboard Bits: McCartney, Los Lobos, Mason Jennings

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Paul McCartney, Los Lobos, Mason Jennings Paul McCartney and Fidelity Investments are extending their marketing partnership with the launch of the Music Lives Foundation, a new public charity aimed at raising awareness and funds for music education programs in schools. The new project…