1. Garfunkel & Oates Sets 14-Date U.S. Tour (Exclusive)

    July 14, 2014 1:00 PM EDT Garfunkel & Oates are hitting the road. The comedy music duo of Kate Micucci and Riki Lindhome have teamed with Live Nation for a 14-date U.S. trek that kicks off Aug. 22 in Dallas, The Hollywood Reporter has learned. Monster Energy and Idol Roc Entertainment are producing the tour. Under…

  2. Nirvana & Friends Fill It Up at Brooklyn's Saint Vitus Bar

    April 11, 2014 6:16 AM EDT Not content with induction at the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, the surviving members of Nirvana have called on some girl-power for a hits-filled post-Hall set. Brooklyn's 350-capacity Saint Vitus venue hosted a secret show soon after the grunge titans were inducted into the Rock…

  3. Weekly Chart Notes: Kelly Clarkson, Adele, Madonna

    March 02, 2012 2:55 PM EST What goes around comes around when it comes to hit songs' borrowed lyrics. CATCH(Y)PHRASES: Sometimes a song's lyrics lift an unfamiliar expression to pop culture prominence, from R.E.M.'s 1991 hit "Losing My Religion," a Southern saying that translates to losing one&…

  4. Bjork: The Billboard Cover Story

    July 22, 2011 12:10 PM EDT According to Apple sales reports through first-quarter 2011, the company has sold 14.7 million iPads worldwide since the device's launch in April 2010. And while "Biophilia" will primarily exist on a platform that isn't yet a household product-the 10 apps will also be…

  5. The Living Things

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST A North American tour underway, the band crosses the border into the Great White North. CANADA... SATURDAY, FEB. 18: As the white ES 350 Econoline speeds towards the lights of Rainbow City to cross the border into a truly peaceful free country, I freeze as the heat isn't working in the…

  6. Nirvana Box Track List Revealed

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Nirvana box set "With the Lights Out" will take a chronological look at the Kurt Cobain-led band's brief but enormously influential career, beginning with a Led Zeppelin cover from its debut show The Nirvana box set " With the Lights Out " will take a…

  7. Sheath

    October 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT At just 31, Mark Bell has produced albums by friend and continual collaborator BjÖrk ("Homogenic") and Depeche Mode ("Exciter"). At just 31, Mark Bell has produced albums by friend and continual collaborator Björk ("Homogenic") and Depeche Mode ("Exciter…

  8. Billboard Bits: Tim McGraw, Ween, 'Songs Of Protest'

    October 07, 2002 12:00 AM EDT News on Tim McGraw, Ween, 'Songs Of Protest' Country music star Tim McGraw's planned NBC concert special has been slated for Nov. 27, the night before Thanksgiving. Dubbed "Sing Me Home," the one-hour show will feature footage of McGraw's Sept. 7 homecoming…

  9. Ween Delays New Album In Favor Of The Road

    April 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Cult rock duo Ween will put off the recording of its next studio album in favor of a summer North American tour. Dates begin Friday (April 19) in Asheville, N.C., and are booked through a June 23 appe Cult rock duo Ween will put off the recording of its next studio album in favor of a summer…

  10. MGB's 'Midnight' Gets U.S. Release

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST Given the status of Matthew Good Band (MGB) as a hit act for the past three years in its native Canada, and the fact that the group is led by (arguably) Canada's most skilled rocker since Neil Given the status of Matthew Good Band (MGB) as a hit act for the past three years in its native…

  11. MGB's 'Midnight' Gets U.S. Release C

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST Given the status of Matthew Good Band (MGB) as a hit act for the past three years in its native Canada, and the fact that the group is led by (arguably) Canada's most skilled rocker since Neil Young, Given the status of Matthew Good Band (MGB) as a hit act for the past three years in its…