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  1. Justin Timberlake Earns Third Week At No. 1; Band Perry Debuts At No. 2; Tyler, the Creator at No. 3

    April 10, 2013 11:00 AM EDT Justin Timberlake's The 20/20 Experience holds at No. 1 for a third straight week on the Billboard 200, selling another 139,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan (down 56%). It's the first set to spend it first three weeks at No. ...

  2. Updated: Jonas Nachsin Stepping Down as Roadrunner President

    November 14, 2012 11:57 AM EST In a surprise move, after more than 20 years at Roadrunner and 12 as president, Jonas Nachsin is stepping down from that post. At press time, there was no word on who will replace him, but a source told Billboard.biz that new leadership will be an ...

  3. Mike Gitter Joins Razor & Tie A&R

    September 04, 2012 11:55 AM EDT Razor & Tie today announced that Mike Gitter has joined its A&R team. Gitter, who has worked in A&R for labels that include Roadrunner and Atlantic Records and is based out of Los Angeles, will work closely with Razor & Tie's ...

  4. Twitter 140: Page 4

    July 26, 2012 5:19 PM EDT « PREVIOUS | NEXT » RETURN TO INDEX John Darnielle Lead Singer, Mountain Goats @Mountain_Goats Unlike the deeply personal, often emotionally draining songwriting in his long-running Mountain Goats project, indie rock troubadour John Darnielle uses ...

  5. Backbeat: Five Finger Death Punch To Headline Tresspass America Tour

    May 07, 2012 11:34 AM EDT Pictured at the press conference in the back row (from left): Emmure guitarist Jesse Ketive, Trivium singer/guitarist Matt Heafy, Killswitch Engage singer Jesse Leach, Emmure singer Frankie Palmeri and Battlecross singer Kyle "Gumby" Gun ...

  6. Publishing Briefs: Jamie Foxx, Universal, Imagem, 5 Alarm, Bicycle, EMI

    January 06, 2011 12:00 AM EST -- Universal Music Publishing Group has signed Jamie Foxx to an exclusive worldwide music publishing agreement. Under the terms, UMPG will administer Foxx's platinum-selling "Intuition" LP as well as his new studio album, "Best ...

  7. Early Grammy Winners: Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, 'Slumdog Millionaire'

    January 31, 2010 12:00 AM EST Taylor Swift, Lady Gaga, Beyonce and Keith Urban were among the winners who picked up early awards Sunday during the Grammy pre-telecast from Los Angeles’ Staples Center. “This is my first Grammy, you guys!” said a breathless Taylor Swift as she a ...

  8. Stone Temple Pilots Reunite For Ohio Festival

    February 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Stone Temple Pilots reunion first reported here last month will touch down for the first time at the Rock on the Range festival, to be held May 17-18 at Columbus, Ohio's Columbus Crew Stadium. Other acts confirmed for the AEG Live-steered ...

  9. Vans Warped Tour 2007 Grosses $18.6M

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The 2007 Vans Warped tour grossed about $18.6 million and sold 622,467 tickets to 45 shows, according to tour founder and producer Kevin Lyman, president of 4fini Productions. The 13th edition of the Warped tour wrapped Aug. 25 at the Home Depot C ...

  10. Global Gathering Fest Descends On Miami

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Event to be held March 18 at Bicentennial Park. An eclectic lineup of rock and electronica acts will perform this spring at Global Gathering, the first U.S. edition of the long-running European festival. The event will be held March 18 at Miami� ...

  11. Tim Borror Joins Agency Group

    August 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Roster to include COC, Danzig, GWAR. Tim Borror has joined the Agency Group’s New York office. Borror was previously with Face the Music Touring. "It was time for a change," Borror tells Billboard.biz. "And with the Agency Group I w ...

  12. Sabbath, Maiden On Board For Ozzfest

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST The main-stage lineup for the 10th-anniversary Ozzfest will be Black Sabbath, Iron Maiden, Killswitch Engage, Shadows Fall and Black Label Society, Billboard.biz has learned. The main-stage lineup for the 10th-anniversary Ozzfest will be Black Sab ...

  13. Taste Of Chaos Lineup Takes Shape

    November 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST In addition to the Used, the lineup for the <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archivesearch/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000672668">inaugural Taste of Chaos tour</A> will include My Chem In addition to the Used, ...

  14. Radiotakever Offering Branded iPods

    November 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST Hardcore site will give away 10 iPods. Online community Radiotakeover will next week launch an Apple iPod giveaway promotion. Users of the independent-focused hard rock site will have the chance to win one of 10 branded iPods over the next two mon ...

  15. MTV2 To Reprise Headbangers Ball Tour

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT MTV2 is preparing to roll out a third Headbangers Ball tour, with a lineup of Cradle Of Filth, Arch Enemy, Bleeding Through and Himsa. The tour begins Nov. 4 at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, N. MTV2 is preparing to roll out a third Headbang ...

  16. Notting Hill Boosts Rock Roster

    September 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. affiliate of London-based publishing firm the Notting Hill Music Group is bolstering its presence in the rock genre with a string of new signings. The U.S. affiliate of London-based publishing firm the Notting Hill Music Group is bolsteri ...

  17. Notting Hill Boosts Rock Roster

    September 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. affiliate of London-based publishing firm the Notting Hill Music Group is bolstering its presence in the rock genre with a string of new signings. The U.S. affiliate of London-based publishing firm the Notting Hill Music Group is bolsteri ...

  18. Slayer Signs On For Jagermeister Fall Outing

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Slayer will headline the fall Jagermeister tour, which begins Oct. 29 at the Shrine Mosque in Springfield, Mo., and wraps Dec. 17 at Universal Amphitheatre in Universal City, Calif. Slayer previously Slayer will headline the fall Jagermeister tour ...