Mitchell Peters


Mitchell Peters has worked in Billboard's Los Angeles office since 2006. He writes for Billboard Magazine, and, and serves as the West Coast editor for

Rothbury Festival Postponed Until 2011

Rothbury Festival Postponed Until 2011

Rothbury producers Madison House Presents and AEG Live said in a news release that the decision to hold off in 2010 was based on lack of availability from artists. But they're hoping the event will return in 2011.
Deftones Playing First Show Since Cheng's Accident

Deftones Album Preview

Following a November 2008 car accident that left Deftones bassist Chi Cheng in a semiconscious state during the past year, the rock band "didn't know if we were going to continue on," Deftones frontman Chino Moreno says.
Toni Braxton Files For Bankruptcy Again

Toni Braxton "Pulse" Album Preview

After suffering from a heart disease-related illness in 2008, R&B singer Toni Braxton says she "didn't think I'd ever be able to do music again."

Quasi "American Gong" Album Preview

Longtime followers of indie rock trio Quasi should expect more guitars and fewer keyboards on the Portland, Ore.-based band's eighth studio set, "American Gong," according to Quasi vocalist/guitarist/keyboardist Sam Coomes.