1. The Deadlies Unseat Traphik as Uncharted's New No. 1

    March 11, 2011 11:09 AM EST Stop the presses--there's a new Uncharted superstar in town. Sliding into No. 1 this week is the Los Angeles rock quartet the Deadlies . With members from Mexico, Japan and Southern California, the band has consistently ranked in Uncharted's top 5, thanks to nearly 2.5 million total…

  2. Weezer Filled With 'Raditude' This Fall

    August 21, 2009 12:19 PM EDT Although a final track listing is still being fleshed out, Weezer is set to release "Raditude," the group's seventh studio album, on October 27 on DGC Records. Rivers Cuomo says that the band is currently choosing from fifteen different songs for possible inclusion, but songs…

  3. Van Halen Confirmed For 'Guitar Hero,' New Music Games Coming

    May 08, 2009 6:04 AM EDT Activision Blizzard is releasing three new music-based games this year: "DJ Hero," "Guitar Hero 5" and "Band Hero," and also confirmed the existence of "Guitar Hero: Van Halen." Few details were provided for any of the games. "DJ Hero," which…

  4. New Albums From Big Artists

    October 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nas, Weezer, Lil Wayne and Amy Winehouse are among the major artists currently working on new albums. Which one are you most looking forward to? Nas, Weezer, Lil Wayne and Amy Winehouse are among the major artists currently working on new albums. Which one are you most looking forward to? Nas…

  5. CHART BEAT

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jones, McCartney, King, Weezer & So Many More! /bb/chartbeat/index.jsp News McCartney , Weezer …

  6. CHART BEAT

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart accomplishments of George Jones, Paul McCartney, B.B. King, Weezer, Genesis and Trisha Yearwood. GEORGE'S GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY: By the next decade, it will be commonplace for rock artists to celebrate their 50th anniversary on the Billboard charts.…

  7. Weezer Extends 'Midget' Tour

    January 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Immediately following the completion of its as-yet-untitled fourth Interscope/Geffen album, Weezer will return to the road in North America to headline the Hyper Extended Midget tour. Immediately following the completion of its as-yet-untitled fourth Interscope/Geffen album , Weezer will…

  8. Billboard Bits: Coachella Fest, Billy Idol, Alice Cooper

    April 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Coachella Festival, Billy Idol, and Alice Cooper Artists and fans from across the globe will descend on Indio, Calif., Saturday (April 28) for the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Staged by Southern California concert promoter Goldenvoice, the event returns with an eclectic…