1. Buffett, Crowes Sign On For Newport Folk Fest

    April 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Jimmy Buffett, the Black Crowes, Cat Power and Jakob Dylan are among the artists performing at this year's Newport Folk Festival, to be held Aug. 1-3 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, R.I. Jimmy Buffett, the Black Crowes, Cat Power and Jakob Dylan are among the artists performing at…

  2. 'Night' Fever

    July 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new music during DJ sets was an integral aspect of shaping the Chemical Brothers' upcoming album, "We Are the Night," according to group member Tom Rowlands. The set is due this week via As Previewing new music during DJ sets was an integral aspect of shaping the…

  3. Club Previews Inspire New Chemical Brothers CD

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new music during DJ sets was an integral aspect of shaping the Chemical Brothers' upcoming album, "We Are the Night," according to group member Tom Rowlands. As previously reported, the set Previewing new music during DJ sets was an integral aspect of shaping the…

  4. Klaxons, Midlake Join Chemical Brothers' Party

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Klaxons, Midlake, Willy Mason, Fatlip and Ali Love are among the guests on the Chemical Brothers' sixth album, "We Are the Night." The Klaxons, Midlake, Willy Mason, Fatlip and Ali Love are among the guests on the Chemical Brothers' sixth album, "We Are the Night.…

  5. Morello, Townshend Kick Out The Jams At SXSW

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With hundreds of performances every day, its identity as a festival is pretty easily established. But two particularly special performances on Thursday (March 15th) marked South by Southwest's second With hundreds of performances every day, its identity as a festival is pretty easily…

  6. Billboard Bits: Willy Mason, Crime Mob, Art Garfunkel

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Willy Mason will unveil his second album, "If the Ocean Gets Rough," March 20 via Astralwerks. The project was recorded at an obscure studio on a farm in North Brookfield, Mass., nea Singer/songwriter Willy Mason will unveil his second album, "If the Ocean…

  7. Townshend Mulling Solo Set, Hopes To Jam With Vedder

    October 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pete Townshend gets his fill of big, loud arena rock each night while on tour with the Who, but before the shows, he indulges his quieter side during the In the Attic webcasts, hosted by his girlfrien Pete Townshend gets his fill of big, loud arena rock each night while on tour with the Who,…

  8. Billboard Bits: Joey Santiago, Willy Mason, The Living End

    May 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on Joey Santiago, Willy Mason, The Living End As the first wave of the Pixies' reunion tour finally winds down, guitarist Joey Santiago has aligned with commercial sound agency Elias Arts. While based out of New York, he will focus on composing music for television commercials. As…

  9. Billboard Bits: Scott Walker, Willy Mason, Jerome Dillon

    January 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST News on Scott Walker, Willy Mason, Jerome Dillon Cult rock hero Scott Walker will release his first studio album in more than a decade via a new deal with 4AD Records. Titled "The Drift," the set is due in May and is the follow-up to 1995's Drag City effort "Tilt,"…

  10. Bright Eyes Heading Back On The Road

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Conor Oberst will return to the road with Bright Eyes this fall, beginning Oct. 22 in Santa Barbara, Calif. Whereas Bright Eyes' spring/summer tour found Oberst backed by the Faint and largely perform Conor Oberst will return to the road with Bright Eyes this fall, beginning Oct. 22 at…

  11. Coldplay, Wilco, Crowes Lead ACL Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie, Doves, Buddy Guy, the Allman Brothers Band and Franz Ferdinand lead the lineup for the fourth Austin City Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie,…

  12. SXSW 2005 PREVIEW (4 of 4)

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Selected profiles of noteworthy acts that will perform during this year's South by Southwest Music & Media Conference March 16-20 in Austin, Texas: Willy Mason, Kathleen Edwards, L'Altra and M.I.A Selected profiles of noteworthy acts that will perform during this year's…

  13. Hurricane Ivan Scotches Swampstock

    September 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The threat of Hurricane Ivan has forced Louisiana promoters to postpone or cancel several concerts scheduled for the coming days. The threat of Hurricane Ivan has forced Louisiana promoters to postpone or cancel several concerts scheduled for the coming days. At the top of the list is Tim…

  14. Reed, Walkmen Join Modest Mouse's 'Party'

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Lou Reed, the Walkmen and the Eagles Of Death Metal have joined the lineup for the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, to be held Nov. 6-7 at the Queen Mary in Long Beach, Calif. Lou Reed, the Walkmen and the Eagles Of Death Metal have joined the lineup for the All Tomorrow's Parties…

  15. Tilly & The Wall, The Music Snobs, Indie911

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Tangled Web, a weekly column featuring interesting music-related online destinations. This week: Independent label Team Love's flagship act Tilly & the Wall, SonyConnect's The Music Snobs and FREE LOVE: Bright Eyes frontman Conor Oberst's new Team Love label, which he…