Coventry

  1. Phish Sets Dates, Location For West Coast Festival

    July 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT As expected, jam band Phish will hold its eight festival at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, Calif., from Oct. 30 through Nov. 1. The event, dubbed Festival 8, will be the band’s first three-day festival on the West Coast. Over the course of three d ...

  2. Depeche Mode Holds Off Bob Dylan On Euro Chart

    May 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Depeche Mode's "Sounds of the Universe" (Mute/EMI) starts a second week at the European Top 100 Albums summit, and it's an 11th week at No. 1 on European Hot 100 Singles for Lady Gaga's "Poker Face" (Interscope/U ...

  3. Specials' Opening London Date Pulled

    May 06, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. act the Specials will not play its opening scheduled date of a five-night run at London's Brixton Academy. Singer Terry Hall has been ordered to rest because of a throat infection, leading to the postponement of the May 6 show today hour ...

  4. Specials Set For Australian Debut

    April 09, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Reunited British band the Specials will bring their trailblazing brand of ska to Australian stages this July for the first time. The Coventry band, which split in 1981 after a string of U.K. hits, features Terry Hall (vocals), Lynval Golding (rhyt ...

  5. Legendary Rock Opera To Have Theatre Debut

    February 18, 2009 12:00 AM EST Rock opera Quadrophenia, created by the Who's Pete Townshend, has been adapted into a stage production for the first time and will hit theatres in the U.K. from May 9. Staged in association with Industrial Language Ltd, the production has bee ...

  6. Zavvi Confirms More Store Closures

    February 05, 2009 12:00 AM EST The joint administrators of U.K. entertainment retail chain Zavvi have announced the closure of a further 17 stores, leading to the redundancy of 242 employees. Among the stores affected are Blackpool, Coventry, Harlow and York. The remaining 31 s ...

  7. Specials Reform For Tour

    December 02, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. act the Specials are reforming for a spring 2009 eight-date U.K. tour. The Coventry band split in 1981, following two albums and eight top ten singles for their ‘2-tone’ sound, which combined punk and ska. They scored two number one singles w ...

  8. Phish Reuniting For 2009 Shows

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT After splitting in 2004, Phish is regrouping next March for a three-night run at the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Va. The March 6-8 shows will be the famed jam band's first since its blowout farewell gigs in Coventry, Vt., more than four year ...

  9. Furtado's 'Loose' Returns To Euro Chart Summit

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Nelly Furtado's "Loose" (Mosley/Geffen) makes a remarkable surge back to the top of European Top 100 Albums in its 57th week on the survey. Meanwhile, Rihanna's "Umbrella" (Def Jam) featuring Jay-Z launches into a sev ...

  10. On The Road

    December 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST With the final Phish fest in Coventry, Vt., now in the books after a lengthy refund reconciliation, band manager John Paluska will dismantle the band's Burlington, Vt.-based management company, Dionys With the final Phish fest in Coventry, Vt ...

  11. Phish Management Firm Winding Down

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Longtime Phish manager John Paluska is to dismantle the band's Burlington, Vt.-based management company, Dionysian Productions. Longtime Phish manager John Paluska is to dismantle the band's Burlington, Vt.-based management company, Dion ...

  12. Phish Sorting Out Refunds For Rain-Soaked Finale

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Coventry festival expected to gross $10 million. Coventry festival expected to gross $10 million. News ...

  13. Phish Sorting Out Refunds For Rain-Soaked Finale

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT As Phish's career-ending Coventry festival, which took place over the weekend in Vermont, is slowly dismantled, producers are mulling the impact of the torrential rain that preceded the event. As Phish's career-ending Coventry festival, ...

  14. Phish To Split Following Summer Tour

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In a surprising move, Vermont-based jam band Phish plans to split following the conclusion of its <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/daily/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000513015">summer tour< In a surprising move, Vermo ...

  15. Phish Concert To Be Simulcast In Theaters

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish's June 17 concert at Keyspan Park in Coney Island, N.Y., will be broadcast live to 47 movie theaters throughout the United States. Phish's June 17 concert at Keyspan Park in Coney Island, N.Y., will be broadcast live to 47 movie th ...

  16. Phish Concert To Be Simulcast In Theaters

    May 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish's June 17 concert at Keyspan Park in Coney Island, N.Y., will be broadcast live to 47 movie theaters throughout the United States. Phish's June 17 concert at Keyspan Park in Coney Island, N.Y., will be broadcast live to 47 movie th ...

  17. Phish Plans Coventry Bash

    May 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tickets will go on sale Thursday (May 20) for Coventry, Phish's two-day music fest, to be held Aug. 14-15 at Newport State Airport in the band's home state of Vermont. This will be the band's first-ev Tickets will go on sale Thursda ...