1. Matisyahu In A Good 'Place' With CD/DVD Set

    November 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu will offer fans a holiday treat with the CD/DVD set "No Place To Be," due Dec. 26 via Epic. The CD sports seven tracks, among them two versions of the Police's "Message Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu will offer fans a holiday treat with the…

  2. Guns N' Roses / Oct. 31, 2006 / Jacksonville, Fla. (Veterans Memorial Arena)

    November 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Even on a sticky Halloween night in Florida, with much of the crowd in costume and spooky holiday decor swinging from the rafters, nothing could quite out-weird the main spectacle: watching 1/8th of G Even on a sticky Halloween night in Florida, with much of the crowd in costume and spooky…

  3. Billboard Bits: Panic Channel, Matisyahu, Krauss/Gill

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Panic Channel has been tapped as the opening act for the debut tour featuring Supernova, which features drummer Tommy Lee, guitarist Gilby Clarke and bassist Jason Newsted and a vocalist to be ann The Panic Channel has been tapped as the opening act for the debut tour featuring Supernova,…

  4. Arctic Monkeys, Imogen Heap Lead mtvU Woodie Noms

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Arctic Monkeys and Imogen Heap top the list of nominees for the third-annual mtvU Woodie Awards, which honor artists favored by college audiences. The artists snared three nods each, including best em Arctic Monkeys and Imogen Heap top the list of nominees for the third-annual mtvU Woodie…

  5. 34OnTV

    August 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 21-27, 2006. MONDAY, AUG. 21 "7th Avenue Drop," Fuse Featured artist(s): Jurassic 5. "When The Levees Broke: A Requiem In Four Acts, Acts 1 & 2," HBO Featured artist(s): Donald Harrison, Terence Blanchard, Wynton Marsalis, Harry…

  6. Matisyahu Hits The Road With Gomez, Polyphonic Spree

    July 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu will hit the road this fall for U.S. dates with the Polyphonic Spree and Gomez. The trek begins Sept. 3 in Denver and runs through a Sept. 20 appearance at Nashville's Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu will hit the road this fall for U.S. dates with the…

  7. Bonnaroo Day Three: Lesh And Friends Bring It Home

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT If the fifth annual Bonnaroo initially raised eyebrows for booking Tom Petty and Radiohead, two mainstage headliners that have nothing to do with the current jam scene, the festival returned to its ro If the fifth annual Bonnaroo initially raised eyebrows for booking Tom Petty and Radiohead,…

  8. Petty, Morrison, Nelson Top 'Austin City Limits' Bill

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Tom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those lined up to play the 2006 Austin City Limits Festival. The Sept. 15-17 event will present 130 artists on eight Tom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those…

  9. Marley Wins Big At Reggae & World Awards

    May 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley's crossover smash "Welcome to Jamrock" and the Ghetto Youth/Tuff Gong/Universal album of the same name took top honors at the 25th Annual International Reggae & World Musi Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley's crossover smash "…

  10. Mad For Matisyahu

    May 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Matisyahu's beard makes an appearance at Coachella. Rapper Matisyahu performs April 30 at the Coachella Music Festival in Indio, Calif. News Matisyahu …

  11. Billboard Bits: Springsteen, HFStival, Allison Moorer

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on Bruce Springsteen, HFStival, Allison Moorer Bruce Springsteen and his Seeger Sessions Band will spend the month of May on tour in Europe. The 10-date run kicks off May 5 in Dublin and wraps May 21 in Stockholm. A North American tour will follow, with dates to be announced. As…

  12. Billboard Bits: Bauahus, 'Prairie Home,' Delays

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST News on Bauahus, 'Prairie Home,' Delays Bauhaus has joined the lineup for the 2006 Sasquatch! Music Festival. As previously reported , the event will be held May 26-28 at the Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Wash., and will feature Nine Inch Nails, Beck, Death Cab For Cutie, Queens Of…

  13. 'High School' Returns To The Top Of The Class

    March 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST After nine straight weeks of sales increases, the soundtrack to "High School Musical" returns to the top of the The Billboard 200. The Walt Disney Records set sold 142,000 copies in the United States, After nine straight weeks of sales increases, the soundtrack to "High School…

  14. Matisyahu Parts Ways With Longtime Management

    March 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST Emerging Hasidic reggae star Matisyahu may sing about his beliefs. But he seems to have experienced a recent crisis of faith -- in JDub, his management company. Emerging Hasidic reggae star Matisyahu may sing about his beliefs. But he seems to have experienced a recent crisis of faith -- in…

  15. Chili Peppers, Kanye, Wilco Lead Lollapalooza Lineup

    March 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kanye West and Wilco lead the lineup for this summer's Lollapalooza, which will be held Aug. 4-6 in Chicago's Grant Park. The event will also feature Common, Manu Chao, Quee The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kanye West and Wilco lead the lineup for this summer&…

  16. Juvenile's 'Reality' Upends Ne-Yo At No. 1

    March 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Rapper Juvenile scores the No. 1 spot on The Billboard 200 chart for the first time in his career this week. "Reality Check" (UTP/Atlantic) sold 174,000 copies this week in the United States, accordin Rapper Juvenile scores the No. 1 spot on The Billboard 200 chart for the first…

  17. Documentary Goes Inside Pixies Reunion

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST "loudQuietloud: A Film About the Pixies" will premiere Sunday (March 12) during the South by Southwest film festival in Austin, Texas. "loudQuietloud: A Film About the Pixies" will premiere Sunday (March 12) during the South by Southwest film festival in Austin, Texas.…

  18. Roots, Torah, Reggae

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST Of all the artist-development stories to emerge in 2005, Matisyahu's was perhaps the most unique. Of all the artist-development stories to emerge in 2005, Matisyahu's was perhaps the most unique. Not only was his breakout album, "Live at Stubb's," hastily recorded for…

  19. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST The first solo album since 1984 from Pink Floyd's David Gilmoor, the major-label studio debut from Hasidic reggae rapper Matisyahu, a non-New Pornographers effort from Neko Case and a country music di The Atlantic debut from rapper Juvenile, "Reality Check," featuring…

  20. DMB Spending Summer On The Road

    March 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Keeping with tradition, the Dave Matthews Band will spend the summer on the road in North America. Keeping with tradition, the Dave Matthews Band will spend the summer on the road in North America. So far, 49 dates have been announced, beginning May 30 in Maryland Heights, Mo., and running…

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