John Doe

  1. SXSW Accident - Music Industry Eyewitnesses: 'It Was Like Watching Evil'

    March 13, 2014 2:37 PM EDT Billboard has spoken with artists and others who were at or around the scene of the fatal car crash on Red River Street in Austin during South By Southwest. John Doe of the band X says the group's first reaction to last night's deadly c ...

  2. Nick Lowe Helps Yep Roc Celebrate 15 Years, Explains The Label Allowed Him To 'Move Forward'

    September 24, 2012 5:44 PM EDT Nick Lowe will headline the first night of Yep Roc Records' three 15th anniversary concerts at the Cat's Cradle in Carrboro, N.C. It's a logical booking for Lowe: Yep Roc might have never existed were it not the desire of three men ...

  3. Morning Fix: Aussies Approve UMG-EMI; Jay-Z, Beyonce's Obama Fundraiser; Facebookification of Twitter

    September 19, 2012 7:39 AM EDT Head HERE to subscribe to Billboard's free music-business newsletters. UNIVERSAL MUSIC-EMI DEAL APPROVED BY AUSTRALIAN REGULATORS WITH NO DIVESTMENTS: Australia's competition and consumer commission has given the thumbs-up to Universal M ...

  4. Yep Roc Label To Celebrate 15 Years With 3-Day Concert With Nick Lowe, Robyn Hitchcock, Jon Doe, Others

    May 16, 2012 2:48 PM EDT Yep Roc Records will celebrate 15 years with a three-night birthday party. The indie label's Yep Roc 15 concerts will be held October 11-13 at the Cat's Cradle in Carrboro, North Carolina, and feature artists from throughout the label� ...

  5. Alex Chilton's Life, Music Honored At SXSW

    March 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The late Alex Chilton was memorialized by colleagues, friends and admirers on Saturday at South By Southwest -- with words and, most importantly, with music. Following a warmly reverent and nostalgic afternoon panel at the Austin Convention Center ...

  6. Indie Rockers Feel The 'Frequency' In L.A.

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Los Angeles' Walt Disney Concert Hall will host two concerts this January as part of the Los Angeles Philharmonic-presented Concrete Frequency, a series of events that explores the effects of urban environments on music and art. The first c ...

  7. eMusic Bulks Up Original Programming

    June 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT eMusic is ramping up its new original programming series, eMusic Sessions. The company today (June 21) is introducing an exclusive live EP from John Doe, formally of the seminal L.A. punk rock outfit X, called "Live from the Living Room." ...

  8. Case Summary: DMCA Subpoenas

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Recording Industry Assn. of America in 2003 served subpoenas on two universities, seeking the identities of two individuals who were downloading unauthorized music files. The universities provided The Recording Industry Assn. of America in 200 ...

  9. RIAA Lashes Out With More Lawsuits

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Considers more against abusers of I2Hub. The RIAA has launched a new wave of copyright infringement lawsuits against 725 alleged illegal file sharers on behalf of the major record companies. The “John Doe” suits filed yesterday (April 27) cite the ...

  10. RIAA Files 744 More Suits

    August 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 'John Doe,' named individuals targeted. 'John Doe,' named individuals targeted. News John Doe ...

  11. RIAA Wins Case Over John Doe Suits

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A judge for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has sided with the RIAA in a case brought by Cablevision that challenged the music-industry trade group's "John Doe" lawsuits. A judge for the U.S. District C ...

  12. RIAA Wins Case Over John Doe Suits

    July 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Cablevision sought to quash subpoena. A judge for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has sided with the RIAA in a case brought by Cablevision that challenged the music-industry trade group's "John Doe" law ...

  13. French Industry Starts Suing P2P Users

    July 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Labels body SCPP files 20 'John Doe' suits. Labels body SCPP files 20 'John Doe' suits. News John Doe ...

  14. RIAA Gets OK To Issue Subpoenas In P2P Cases

    March 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST The District Court for the District of Columbia yesterday (March 11) granted a motion by the RIAA to begin the expedited discovery process of the trade group's lawsuits against alleged P2P infringers. The District Court for the District of Co ...