1. 'New Moon' Exclusive Song Premiere: Lykke Li, 'Possibility'

    October 13, 2009 4:25 PM EDT The "Twilight: New Moon" soundtrack's release date was just moved up to Oct. 16 , but you can hear one of the album's standout tracks right now on Billboard.com. Swedish alt-pop singer/songwriter Lykke Li's contribution to "New Moon" is "Possbility,…

  2. 'New Moon' Soundtrack Release Date Moved To Oct. 16

    October 13, 2009 11:56 AM EDT "Twilight" fanatics are in for an early treat. In light of heated anticipation for "The Twlight Saga: New Moon Original Soundtrack" the set's release date has been moved up four days, from Oct. 20 to this Friday (Oct. 16). The release date change is likely due to the…

  3. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Enlists Flea, Godrich For Solo Live Gigs

    September 29, 2009 8:16 AM EDT As first reported on Billboard.com in September , Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke has formed a solo band featuring Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, his longtime production collaborators Nigel Godrich and Joey Waronker and multi-instrumentalist Mauro Refosco and plans to play two live shows…

  4. Taylor Swift Climbs Hot 100, Black Eyed Peas Still No. 1

    September 24, 2009 10:55 AM EDT The Black Eyes Peas' "I Gotta Feeling" reigns for a 13th week on the Billboard Hot 100, besting the 12-week stay at the summit of "Boom Boom Pow," the Peas' previous single that directly preceded its follow-up at No. 1. Meanwhile, after becoming the first country…

  5. Tracklist For 'New Moon' Soundtrack Unveiled

    September 21, 2009 2:00 PM EDT The soundtrack for "New Moon" -- the second movie installment of the "Twilight" vampire series -- will feature songs by Thom Yorke , Grizzly Bear , Bon Iver , Lykke Li and the Killers , according to an official tracklist released Monday (Sept. 21). The list was posted on …

  6. Radiohead's Thom Yorke Announces New Solo Single

    September 03, 2009 12:38 PM EDT Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke confirmed the details of his forthcoming single release today with a posting on the band's website. Two songs - "FeelingPulledApartbyHorses" and "Hollow Earth" -- will be released on Sept. 21 as a limited-edition 12" vinyl single,…

  7. Death Cab For Cutie Scores Lead 'New Moon' Single

    August 27, 2009 1:04 PM EDT Death Cab For Cutie , the Grammy nominated indie rock band from Bellingham, Wash., has scored the coveted lead single spot on the soundtrack for "New Moon," the intensely anticipated second installment of the "Twilight" vampire series hitting movie theaters Nov. 20. "…

  8. Radiohead Releases First Studio Recording Since 'In Rainbows'

    August 05, 2009 10:14 AM EDT Radiohead fans got their first taste of new studio material today (August 5), when the group made available "Harry Patch (In Memory Of)" for download via its online store, Waste Merchandising . Unlike 'In Rainbows,' fans will have to pay for this track and won't be…

  9. This Day in Music

    December 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST - The Pixies wrap their triumphant reunion tour with a show at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. The gig caps a nearly eight-month trek, the quartet's first since its original 1992 dissolution, wh 2004 - The Pixies wrap their triumphant reunion tour with a show at New York'…

  10. This Day in Music

    October 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Spanish sisterly trio Las Ketchup adds the U.K. to its list of European conquests as its novelty hit "The Ketchup Song (Asereje)" goes straight to No. 1 on the U.K. singles chart. 2002 - Spanish sisterly trio Las Ketchup adds the U.K. to its list of European conquests as its…

  11. New Bjork Single: To Yorke, Or Not To Yorke?

    October 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT According to the Bjork camp, the Icelandic vocalist will release a new single, "Nattura," on Oct. 20 via One Little Indian, featuring backing vocals from Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke. According to the Bjork camp, the Icelandic vocalist will release a new single, "Nattura,"…

  12. This Day in Music

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Trey Anastasio begins an 18 consecutive hour DJs stint on Sirius Satellite Radio for "Trey Day, Vol. 2." 2006 - Trey Anastasio begins an 18 consecutive hour DJs stint on Sirius Satellite Radio for "Trey Day, Vol. 2." 2006 - British alternative rock trio Muse and…

  13. 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…

  14. Radiohead Carries First Day Of Lollapalooza

    August 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead capped off a hot first day (Aug. 1) at the Lollapalooza music festival at Chicago's Grant Park, its set drawing heavily from its new "In Rainbows" and 1997's revered "OK Computer." A packed Radiohead capped off a hot first day (Aug. 1) at the…

  15. Radiohead To Prince: Unblock 'Creep' YouTube Vids

    May 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After word spread that Prince covered Radiohead's "Creep" at the Coachella festival, the tens of thousands who couldn't be there ran to YouTube for a peek. Everyone was quickly denied -- even Radiohea After word spread that Prince covered Radiohead's "Creep"…

  16. Radiohead / May 8 / Atlanta (Lakewood Amphitheater)

    May 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Iconic U.K. rockers Radiohead played the third show of its 2008 U.S. tour Thursday (May 8) just outside of Atlanta, exhibiting confidence and restraint while enthralling a sold-out crowd. The show lea Iconic U.K. rockers Radiohead played the third show of its 2008 U.S. tour Thursday (May 8)…

  17. Yorke: Radiohead's 'Rainbows' Strategy Was A 'One-Off'

    April 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT It was a pivotal moment for the music industry which many thought sounded the death knell for recorded music sales, but Radiohead won't be repeating their decision to let fans choose what to pay for t It was a pivotal moment for the music industry which many thought sounded the death…

  18. This Day in Music

    April 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - International pop music stars Shakira, Alejandro Sanz and Juanes are the top winners at the Billboard Latin Music Awards. Shakira leads the night with five trophies, including wins for Latin po 2006 - International pop music stars Shakira, Alejandro Sanz and Juanes are the top winners…

  19. Billboard Names 2008 'Green 10' Artists

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Going green has become top of mind for artist big and small in the past few years, via everything from carbon offsets to philanthropy. Going green has become top of mind for artist big and small in the past few years, via everything from carbon offsets to philanthropy. Billboard has…

  20. This Day in Music

    April 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Paul Atkinson, veteran record executive and guitarist for the Zombies, dies in his sleep after a long battle with cancer and kidney disease. He is 48. 2004 - Paul Atkinson, veteran record executive and guitarist for the Zombies, dies in his sleep after a long battle with cancer and…

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