1. Sasquatch! Snags R.E.M., Cure, Lips, Death Cab

    February 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST R.E.M., the Cure, Flaming Lips, Death Cab For Cutie, Modest Mouse and M.I.A. lead the bill for the 2008 Sasquatch! Music Festival, to be held May 24-26 at the Gorge Amphitheatre in Quincy, Wash. R.E.M., the Cure, Flaming Lips, Death Cab For Cutie, Modest Mouse and M.I.A. lead the bill for the…

  2. 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 &…

  3. Portishead, Johnson, Waters To Headline Coachella

    January 21, 2008 12:00 AM EST Jack Johnson and former Pink Floyd principal Roger Waters will headline the 2008 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 25-27 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also near the Jack Johnson and former Pink Floyd principal Roger Waters will headline the 2008 Coachella…

  4. Memorial, Benefit Set For Rogue Wave's Farrell

    January 14, 2008 12:00 AM EST A memorial service and benefit concert will be held Sunday (Jan. 20) in Bloomington, Ind., for former Rogue Wave member Evan Farrell, who died Dec. 23 from injuries suffered in an apartment fire in Oa A memorial service and benefit concert will be held Sunday (Jan. 20) in Bloomington, Ind.,…

  5. Ex-Rogue Wave Member Evan Farrell Dies

    December 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Former Rogue Wave multi-instrumentalist Evan Farrell died Dec. 23 in Oakland, Calif., from injuries suffered in an apartment fire caused by a space heater. Former Rogue Wave multi-instrumentalist Evan Farrell died Dec. 23 in Oakland, Calif., from injuries suffered in an apartment fire caused…

  6. Cake / Dec. 12, 2007 / New York (Terminal 5)

    December 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Although Cake has had its share of alt-rock hits and even platinum successes, the band has somehow forgone the mainstream proper. Nonetheless, at the first of a two-night stand at Midtown's new top-do Although Cake has had its share of alt-rock hits and even platinum successes, the band…

  7. Indie Rockers Feel The 'Frequency' In L.A.

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Los Angeles' Walt Disney Concert Hall will host two concerts this January as part of the Los Angeles Philharmonic-presented Concrete Frequency, a series of events that explores the effects of urban en Los Angeles' Walt Disney Concert Hall will host two concerts this January as part…

  8. Tunes On TV

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on television for the week of September 17- 23. MONDAY, Sept. 17 Live with Regis and Kelly," SYN Featured Artist(s): Diana Krall, Ashanti, Morgan Freeman. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Emmylou Harris, Howie Mandel, Amanda Bynes. Late Night with Conan…

  9. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    September 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K. phenoms James Blunt and KT Tunstall return with their sophomore albums, Reba McEntire teams up with some of the biggest names in the game for a duets collection, Barry Manilow revisits the hits o Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder's soundtrack to the Sean Penn-directed film "Into…

  10. Moby, BNL, Of Montreal Rock 'For The Kids'

    August 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Moby, Barenaked Ladies and Of Montreal are among the 20 acts contributing children's songs to the third installation of the benefit album "For the Kids." Moby, Barenaked Ladies and Of Montreal are among the 20 acts contributing children's songs to the third installation of…

  11. Billboard Bits: Sia, Rogue Wave, Canvasback Records

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Australian vocalist Sia has split Astralwerks and is negotiations with several labels to release her new album, "Some People Have Real Problems," in January. The 14-track project will be released digi Australian vocalist Sia has split Astralwerks and is negotiations with several…

  12. Rogue Wave Heads 'Heaven'-Ward With Brushfire

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After two albums for Sub Pop, Bay Area-based indie rock act Rogue Wave has inked a new deal with Jack Johnson's Brushfire label via Universal. After two albums for Sub Pop, Bay Area-based indie rock act Rogue Wave has inked a new deal with Jack Johnson's Brushfire label via…

  13. Modest Mouse, Shins Log On For Download Festival

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The third U.S. edition of the U.K.'s successful Download Festival will feature such acts as Modest Mouse, Incubus, the Shins and Wolf Parade, among others, beginning Aug. 18 at the Tweeter Center outs The third U.S. edition of the U.K.'s successful Download Festival will feature…

  14. Indie Favorites Set For Free Yr Radio Tour

    April 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Dinosaur Jr., the Rapture, Long Winters, Tapes 'N Tapes, the Ponys, Rogue Wave, the Klaxons and Voxtrot will perform at various Urban Outfitters locations across the United States as part of the Free Dinosaur Jr., the Rapture, Long Winters, Tapes 'N Tapes, the Ponys, Rogue Wave, the…

  15. Snow Patrol, Flaming Lips Ensnared For 'Spider-Man 3'

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snow Patrol, the Flaming Lips, the Killers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Jet are among the acts contributing tracks to the "Spider-Man 3" soundtrack, due May 1 via Record Collection. Snow Patrol's "Signal Snow Patrol, the Flaming Lips, the Killers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Jet…

  16. Previewing The Week's New Releases

    December 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Gwen Stefani "winds it up" on her second solo album, Ciara looks to the '80s for inspiration, Eminem storms back with his Shady Records roster in tow and Beyonce turns into a "Dreamgirl" in this week' The Warner Bros. debut from R&B veteran Brian McKnight, …

  17. Bon Savants

    November 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST Bon Savants leader Thomas Moran left his post as a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to prep for the release of his band's debut, "Post Rock Defends the Nation." Bon Savants leader Thomas Moran left his post as a researcher at the Massachusetts Institute…

  18. Lady Sov, Pinback Go Covers Crazy On 'OC Mix 6'

    October 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Lady Sovereign, Pinback, Rogue Wave, Band Of Horses and Mates Of State are among the artists contributing exclusive covers to "OC Mix 6: Covering Our Tracks," due Dec. 5 via Warner Bros. Lady Sovereign, Pinback, Rogue Wave, Band Of Horses and Mates Of State are among the artists…

  19. Indie Rockers Band Together For Rogue Wave Drummer

    September 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT A host of notable indie rock artists will join Rogue Wave for a Sept. 30 benefit in San Francisco for the band's drummer, Pat Spurgeon. A host of notable indie rock artists will join Rogue Wave for a Sept. 30 benefit in San Francisco for the band's drummer, Pat Spurgeon, who, as…

  20. Beck, Yeah Yeah Yeahs Round Out Download Bill

    July 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Beck, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Muse, the Shins and Rogue Wave lead the lineup for the California edition of the Download Festival, to be held Sept. 30 at Shoreline Amphitheatre outside San Francisco. Beck, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Muse, the Shins and Rogue Wave lead the lineup for the California edition of…

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