1. SXSW Announces 498 Acts: Dead Meadow, Nicole Atkins Confirmed for 2017

    January 10, 2017 11:01 AM EST The confab released the names of nearly 500 more acts for this year's conference. SXSW today released its latest and largest batch of acts scheduled to perform at this year's music festival and conference which runs from March 13-19 in Austin, TX. Some of the more established…

  2. Executive Turntable: Another UMG Exec Departs, Girlie Action Expands, Alexandra Lioutikoff Moves Up & More

    March 21, 2016 7:43 PM EDT -- Ray Baum will join  The National Association of Broadcasters , an advocacy association, as vp of government relations on March 31. Baum was formerly senior policy advisor to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, initially, joining the staff on Communications and Technology in 2011 as…

  3. Nicole Atkins & Postmodern Jukebox Honor David Bowie, World Cancer Day With 'Heroes' Cover: Watch

    February 04, 2016 7:17 PM EST Nicole Atkins and Postmodern Jukebox are honoring the memory of the late David Bowie in honor of World Cancer Day with a cover of his classic song "Heroes." "Nicole has the kind of voice that expresses pure emotion in every note, and I knew instantly that I had found the voice…

  4. Nicole Atkins on Taking Risks, Getting a Boost From Bruce Springsteen

    March 04, 2014 6:33 PM EST Nicole Atkins gives all props to Bruce Springsteen for helping her exceed the PledgeMusic campaign goal for her new album, "Slow Phaser" -- by a long shot. Seems Atkins met her fellow New Jersey singer-songwriter a couple years ago at the annual Light of Day benefit concert to…

  5. The Avett Brothers, Mick Fleetwood, Passion Pit Join for New Jersey Relief

    November 09, 2012 5:06 PM EST With the impact of Hurricane Sandy still being felt, musicians including Mick Fleetwood, the Avett Brothers, Passion Pit, the Gaslight Anthem and Nicole Atkins have joined Move for Hunger's RebuildRecover effort to provide relief to New Jersey's coast. The musicians involved have…

  6. Palladia Acquires 'Later With Jools Holland' and 'Live From Daryl's House'

    August 15, 2012 8:30 AM EDT Palladia's lineup just scored a pair of headliners. The HD music performance channel has acquired BBC series "Later… with Jools Holland" as well as the web-developed show "Live From Daryl's House." "Later" will premiere Thursday, Sept. 6, at 10 p.m. ET…

  7. Win Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' Signed by Mick Fleetwood

    October 31, 2011 7:10 PM EDT Mick Fleetwood has been a very busy man lately. But even though he recently formed a supergroup (The M.O.B. with Steven Tyler, John McVie and Jonny Lang), was featured in the kick off of Cabo Wabo's YouTube series , is opening a r estaurant in Maui and working on a 2012 Fleetwood Mac…

  8. Mick Fleetwood Talks 'Off the Record' & Supergroup With Steven Tyler

    October 11, 2011 5:00 PM EDT On paper, Mick Fleetwood would appear to play the sagely mentor and Nicole Atkins the eager padawan for the initial episode of "Off the Record," a new music and conversation series that debuts today (Oct. 11) on sponsor Cabo Wabo's YouTube channel . But Fleetwood says their…

  9. Fleetwood Mac Returning for 2012 Tour

    September 13, 2011 1:30 PM EDT Fleetwood Mac will definitely be touring in 2012. Just don't ask anybody for any firm details yet. "We're so disorganized as a band, I don't know what to tell you," drummer and co-founder Mick Fleetwood tells Billboard.com with a laugh. "All we know is we're…

  10. Bonnaroo 2011 Lineup Led by Eminem, Arcade Fire, Lil Wayne

    February 15, 2011 11:43 AM EST The Bonnaroo 2011 lineup is in, and rap superstars Eminem and Lil Wayne , album of the year Grammy winner Arcade Fire , and veteran rock acts Buffalo Springfield and Dr. John and the Original Meters have been tapped to play the summer music festival in its tenth year. Buffalo Springfield'…

  11. Radiohead Rocks All Points West All Over Again

    August 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT For the second night in a row (Aug. 9), Radiohead fans descended upon New Jersey's Liberty State Park to hear the band rock the inaugural All Points West music festival. For the second night in a row (Aug. 9), Radiohead fans descended upon New Jersey's Liberty State Park to hear the…

  12. 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…

  13. 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…

  14. Radiohead, Johnson Headlining All Points West

    February 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST As expected, Radiohead and Jack Johnson will headline the first All Points West Music & Arts Festival, to be held Aug. 8-10 at Liberty State Park, just across the Hudson River from lower Manhattan As expected , Radiohead and Jack Johnson will headline the first All Points West Music &…

  15. 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…

  16. Nicole Atkins

    November 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Nicole Atkins hails from the quaint seaside borough of Neptune City, N.J., population 5,218. But her Colombia debut "Neptune City," named in honor of her beloved hometown, was recorded in a land bette Nicole Atkins hails from the quaint seaside borough of Neptune City, N.J.,…

  17. Peter Bjorn & John / Sept. 7, 2007 / New York (Roseland Ballroom)

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It's been quite a year for the whistling Swedish trio Peter Bjorn & John. After the breakout success of the inescapable and ridiculously catchy single "Young Folks," PB&J has garnered praise f It's been quite a year for the whistling Swedish trio Peter Bjorn &…