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  1. Neil Young Honored at Grammy Producers & Engineers Wing Event

    January 22, 2014 3:24 PM EST Legendary rock musician Neil Young was celebrated Tuesday night by the producers and engineers wing of the Recording Academy. Young, 68, received his award on stage during the group's seventh annual Grammy week celebration at The Village, a h ...

  2. Dave Matthews Band Pledges $1 Million for Hurricane Sandy Relief

    November 14, 2012 10:39 PM EST The Dave Matthews Band, which begins its winter tour on Nov. 30 at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, N.J., has pledged $1 million to regional recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. Hurricane Sandy Relief: Where You Can Donate, Help or ...

  3. DMB Are Bringing It All Back Home

    August 24, 2012 8:00 AM EDT To make its new album, Dave Matthews Band reunited with Steve Lillywhite, who produced its 90's breakthroughs. t might be another million-seller, but Dave has some else in his sight: bliss. In describing "Away From the World", the s ...

  4. Red Light's Coran Capshaw to Receive Humanitarian Award at Billboard Touring Awards

    November 01, 2011 1:30 PM EDT Red Light Management founder Coran Capshaw will be the first artist manager to ever receive the Humanitarian Award when he is recognized for his good works at the Billboard Touring Awards , set for Nov. 10 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. Previ ...

  5. Dave Matthews to Play Acoustic Set for Charity of Ticket-Buyers' Choosing

    July 28, 2011 2:36 PM EDT Matthews is returning to Dave Matthews Band birthplace, Charlottesville, Virginia on August 20 with frequent Dave Matthews Band collaborator Tim Reynolds and the Warren Haynes Band to play two acoustic sets for charity…or charities, more accuratel ...

  6. Dave Matthews Band Caravan Reveals Final Fest Sites: NYC's Governors Island, Washington's Gorge

    April 21, 2011 9:26 AM EDT The Dave Matthews Band revealed the final two Caravan festival sites and dates today: New York City's Governors Island August 26-28, and the Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Wash., Sept. 2-4. As with the previously announced events in New Jersey ...

  7. Dave Matthews Band Announces Second Caravan Festival Dates

    April 07, 2011 11:00 AM EDT Dates for the second of four Dave Matthews Band Caravan festivals this summer have been announced: July 8-10 at Chicago's Lakeside on the south shore of Lake Michigan. The lineup for the shows -- DMB's only Midwest concert performances o ...

  8. Dave Matthews Band's Caravan Festival: Details Announced

    March 09, 2011 9:47 AM EST As reported on Billboard.biz last month , Dave Matthews Band will stage four regional destination festivals this summer under the Dave Matthews Band Caravan banner, the first of which is set for June 24-26 at Bader Field, former site of the Atlant ...

  9. Dave Matthews Band Playing Four Caravan Shows Despite 'Year Off From Touring'

    February 22, 2011 5:27 PM EST Dave Matthews Band said they were going to take the year off from touring, but nobody said the band wouldn't be playing live. It looks like DMB will stage four "mini-festivals" billed as the Dave Matthews Band Caravan this year, as ...

  10. Dave Matthews Band To Take A Year Off

    May 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT One of the most successful touring bands in music history will take the next year off. Dave Matthews Band announced on its website today that they will not be on the road in 2011, following 20 years of non-stop roadwork that dates back to the band ...

  11. Neil Young Named MusiCares' Person of the Year

    January 30, 2010 12:00 AM EST After being commended for his artistic achievement and dedication to philanthropy, Neil Young was named MusiCares' person of the year Friday night in Los Angeles. The ceremony featured performances and tributes from acts as diverse as Ozomatl ...

  12. AEG Network Live, Action 3D To Release Theatrical Concerts

    November 11, 2009 12:00 AM EST Coming to a movie theater near you: a Dave Matthews Band concert, complete with flying red beach balls bouncing from fan to fan, right in front of your face. At least, that's the simulated live experience that AEG's new 3D concert film s ...

  13. Dave Matthews, Pearl Jam Set For Austin City Limits' 35th Season

    September 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT For its 35th year on air, the famed public broadcast music show Austin City Limits is going big. Scheduled to perform this season are major acts like the Dave Matthews Band, Pearl Jam, Willie Nelson (performing with Asleep at the Wheel), Elvis Cos ...

  14. DMB Tour Launching In Tandem With New Album

    December 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band will launch its spring tour April 14 at New York's Madison Square Garden, the same day its new studio album arrives from RCA. The as-yet-untitled set is being produced by Rob Cavallo. A number of songs have been played live ...

  15. Dave Matthews Band's LeRoi Moore Dies At 46

    August 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews Band saxophone player LeRoi Moore, one of the group's founding members and a key part of its eclectic jazz-infused sound, died Tuesday (Aug. 19) from injuries he sustained in an all-terrain vehicle accident in June. He was 46. T ...

  16. DMB, Ticketmaster Partner For Free Digital Album

    March 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Dave Matthews Band and Ticketmaster have teamed up to offer concertgoers an exclusive digital album comprising material from the rock troupe's upcoming 40-city North American summer tour. Fans who purchase tickets through Ticketmaster dur ...

  17. Reverb: Dave Matthews Trek Hits Green High Note

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT More than 3.3 million pounds of carbon dioxide was eliminated as a result of the Dave Matthews Band's 2007 summer tour through use of biodiesel and carbon offsets, according to data revealed by environmental nonprofit Reverb. Portland, Maine- ...

  18. Who's Next?: Arena Tours

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT At age 26, Christina Aguilera is among the top-grossing artists in the world for the first half of 2007. Conversely, the plug was recently pulled on 25-year-old Kelly Clarkson's summer arena tour because of lower-than-expected ticket sales. T ...

  19. Dave Matthews Band Set For Shed Trek

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After performing a handful of overseas gigs in May, Dave Matthews Band will return Stateside for a summer amphitheater tour that extends into early October. The 36-date trek starts July 8 at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Ill., and wraps with a two-ni ...

  20. Dave Matthews Band Unveils 2007 Tour Plans

    December 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Dave Matthews Band will kick-off their 2007 tour two-night stand at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas on March 23 and March 24, with The Fray set to open. The band will then head down under on March 31 for a two-week jaunt through Australia, fo ...

  21. Chesney Rules As King Of Summer Touring

    October 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney is playing live for more people each summer than any country music artist on the planet. In fact, Chesney's five-year attendance total of nearly five million ranks him in the league of such global heavyweight touring artists as ...

  22. Red Light Opens Nashville Office

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Red Light Management has opened a Nashville office, Billboard.biz has learned. Founded by Coran Capshaw, the Charlottesville, Va.-based company has a roster that includes Dave Matthews Band, Trey Anas Red Light Management has opened a Nashville of ...

  23. Live Nation Acquires Musictoday

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Firm founded by Coran Capshaw. Live Nation has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Musictoday, a Charlottesville, Va.-based Web services and e-commerce firm founded by Dave Matthews Band manager Coran Capshaw. Key Musictoday staffers, including ...

  24. U2 Tops Ticketmaster's Year-End Request Rankings

    December 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST U2 is both the No. 1 most requested event and concert. Ticketmaster reports that U2 topped its most requested events and most requested concerts year-end rankings. After U2, the most requested concerts of 2005 were the Rolling Stones (No. 2), Paul ...

  25. U2 Leads Billboard Touring Awards Finalists

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT To be presented Oct. 26 in N.Y. U2's mammoth Vertigo tour is a finalist in four categories for the Billboard Touring Awards, the most of any outing this year. The outing is a finalist in the top tour, top draw and top Boxscore categories, and ...

  26. Dave Matthews Band Planning Katrina Benefit Show

    August 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews Band is the first act to come forward with a benefit show for Hurricane Katrina victims, Billboard.biz has learned. Dave Matthews Band is the first act to come forward with a benefit show for Hurricane Katrina victims, Billboard.biz ...

  27. On The Road

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews Band is stoked about showcasing songs from its new album, "Stand Up," on the road this summer. Read Ray Waddell's column. Dave Matthews Band is stoked about showcasing songs from its new album, "Stand Up," on ...

  28. Dave Matthews Band Offers AOL Webcast

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Live music series continues with Coldplay. The Dave Matthews Band performed a rare and intimate show for AOL Music Live, May 9 at New York City’s Roseland Ballroom. This show was Webcast live and fans could tune in to hear a simultaneous audio bro ...

  29. Dave Matthews Band Offers AOL Webcast

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Live music series continues with Coldplay. The Dave Matthews Band performed a rare and intimate show for AOL Music Live, May 9 at New York City’s Roseland Ballroom. This show was Webcast live and fans could tune in to hear a simultaneous audio bro ...

  30. Dave Matthews Band Settles Dumping Suit

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Dave Matthews Band will be keeping a log for the next five years of each place, date and time its tour buses dispose of human waste as part of a settlement reached with the state of Illinois. NEW YORK -- The Dave Matthews Band will be keeping ...

  31. Dave Matthews Band Settles Dumping Suit

    May 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Penalties include $200,000 fine. The Dave Matthews Band will be keeping a log for the next five years of each place, date and time its tour buses dispose of human waste as part of a settlement reached with the state of Illinois. Illinois attorney ...

  32. The Beat

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band's renegotiated RCA contract leaves it a free agent outside North America. Dave Matthews Band's renegotiated RCA contract leaves it a free agent outside North America. News ...

  33. DMB Regains Masters Outside North America

    February 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band's new deal with RCA includes several major contractual changes, Billboard.biz has learned. Dave Matthews Band's new deal with RCA includes several major contractual changes, Billboard.biz has learned. While the terms o ...

  34. DMB Regains Masters Outside North America

    February 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band's new deal with RCA includes several major contractual changes, Billboard.biz has learned. Dave Matthews Band's new deal with RCA includes several major contractual changes, Billboard.biz has learned. While the terms o ...

  35. Dave Matthews Band Sets Summer Tour

    February 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews Band will once again embark on an extensive summer tour, kicking off June 17 in Maryland Heights, Mo., and wrapping Sept. 5 outside Seattle. Dave Matthews Band will once again embark on an extensive summer tour, kicking off June 17 i ...