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  1. Bon Jovi Tops Hot Tours with $26.3 Million

    November 15, 2013 3:37 PM EST Fresh off its multiple win night at the Billboard Touring Awards , Bon Jovi earns the week’s top Hot Tours ranking with revenue reported from the Because We Can tour’s third trek through U.S. and Canadian markets this year. Ticket sales totaled ...

  2. Andre Rieu, Bieber's 'Believe' Tour Top Hot Tours Chart

    January 17, 2013 6:54 PM EST Classical music dominates this week's Hot Tours report with Dutch violinist and conductor André Rieu earning the No. 1 ranking with $17 million in box office grosses reported from his winter tour through European markets during November and D ...

  3. Summer Heat Takes Down Outdoor Music

    July 12, 2012 12:10 PM EDT It's freakin' hot outside, with more scorching temperatures than ever recorded before in many U.S. cities. Given that this is also the height of the outdoor-music season, at least in the Northern Hemisphere, the recent sweat-soaked heat ...

  4. Bonnaroo 2012 Lineup Announced: Radiohead, Phish, Red Hot Chili Peppers Headlining

    February 14, 2012 12:26 PM EST Radiohead, Phish, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the reunited Beach Boys will head to Manchester, Tenn. this June for the 2012 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The initial lineup for the annual festival, which takes place from June 7-10 this year, ...

  5. Phish, Elton John Lead Hot Tours With Biggest Box Office Numbers

    January 23, 2012 2:00 PM EST Legendary jam band Phish tops Hot Tours with ticket sales totals reported from its traditional year ending run of concerts at the partially refurbished Madison Square Garden in New York City. The band played the arena to close out 2011 with sellou ...

  6. Phish Selling Live Webcasts Of New Years MSG Concerts

    December 19, 2011 7:30 AM EST Fans who couldn't score a ticket to Phish's upcoming four-night stand at New York's Madison Square Garden may have another option to see the show: the band will webcast all of the sold out shows on livephish.com from Dec. 28 to 31. ...

  7. Video: Backstreet Boys Manager Peter Katsis, NKOTB Manager Jared Paul Talk NKOTBSB Tour Success, Compare Fan Base to Phish's

    November 15, 2011 7:45 AM EST The massive success of the NKOTBSB tour this past summer took everybody by surprise, except for those responsible. BSB manager Peter Katsis and NKOTB manager Jared Paul, after their panel discussion at the Billboard Touring Conference, explained t ...

  8. Billboard Touring Conference & Awards 2011 Hub

    November 14, 2011 1:33 AM EST November 11, 2011 | Video Perry Farrell Talks Art, Commerce, Lollapalooza; Compares Himself With Axl Rose @ BB Touring Conf (Video) Shortly after Perry Farrell's Keynote Q&A with Billboard's Bill Werde at our Touring Conference on Th ...

  9. Backbeat: Phish's Trey Anastasio, Jason Aldean, Neal Schon & Michaele Salahi Rock Billboard's 2011 Touring Awards

    November 11, 2011 10:00 AM EST Left to Right: Michaele Salahi, Journey's Neal Schon, Phish's Trey Anastasio, Jason Aldean and Billboard's Ray Waddell (Photo: Michael Seto) After two days of heady panel discussions at the Billboard Touring Conference on such topic ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Phish Planning Aid Concert for Home State of Vermont

    September 07, 2011 11:45 AM EDT ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) - The jam band Phish is returning to its home state of Vermont to help the victims of Tropical Storm Irene with a benefit concert. Phish will play on Sept. 14 at the Champlain Valley Exposition in Essex Junction, its first ...

  12. 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 ...

  13. Phish to Stage Super Ball IX in Upstate NY

    March 31, 2011 2:19 PM EDT Talk of an upcoming Phish fest for upstate New York has been swimming around the blogs for weeks, and today Phish confirms the band will host Super Ball IX at Watkins Glen International in upstate New York July 1-3. The shows will cap Phish's ...

  14. Bowersox Bonnaroo Bound?

    December 20, 2010 12:00 AM EST We knew from the moment Crystal Bowersox hit our TV screens last January that she wasn't your typical American Idol contestant. With an acoustic guitar -- signed by one of her heroes, Melissa Etheridge -- slung over her shoulder like an old b ...

  15. @MEL: Live Phish Clinches Best Touring App Award

    October 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A mobile phone app to stream and download Phish concerts after they happen received the Best Touring App award during the Billboard Music App Awards at the Billboard Mobile Entertainment Live! conference today in San Francisco. Up against Bonnaroo ...

  16. 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 ...

  17. Bonnaroo 2009 Attendance 'Up Dramatically'

    June 15, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Phish wrapped Bonnaroo 2009 last night (with a sit-in from Bruce Springsteen), drawing the curtain on what producers feel was their most successful event ever on many levels. Aside from thunderstorms on Thursday that brought mud on Friday, and som ...

  18. Springsteen, Phish, Beasties, NIN Set For Bonnaroo

    February 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Phish, the Beastie Boys, Nine Inch Nails, David Byrne, Wilco, Al Green, Snoop Dogg and Elvis Costello lead the lineup for the 2009 Bonnaroo festival, to be held June 11-14 in Manchester, Tenn. Bonnaroo will ...

  19. Phish On-Sales Tax Live Nation's Ticketing System

    January 30, 2009 12:00 AM EST Ticket sales for the upcoming tour by the reunited Phish exploded today (Jan. 30), with all shows selling out in minutes and severely testing Live Nation's new ticketing system. "We sold out everywhere we went on sale," Phish agent ...

  20. Phish Reveals Reunion Tour Details

    January 08, 2009 12:00 AM EST On the heels of a three-night stand in early March in Hampton, Va., Phish has confirmed a host of additional tour dates this summer, its first since splitting in 2004. The tour begins June 4-5 at Jones Beach in Wantagh, N.Y.; tickets go on sale Ja ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. Phish Goes Mobile

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Hippie fav jam-band Phish has given 9 Squared the exclusive rights to distribute its ringtones and ringback tones through its MosterMob service. As part of the deal, Phish content is available on Verizon Wireless' network though a deal betwee ...

  23. 6 QUESTIONS WITH TREY ANASTASIO

    August 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Former Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio signed a high-profile deal with Columbia in August 2005, the first fruit of which was the Brendan O'Brien-produced solo album "Shine," which has sold just 62,000 Former Phish guitarist Trey Anas ...

  24. Phish Launches Video Service

    January 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Phish has launched what it describes as the "first-of-its-kind" service for individual live video downloads via its LivePhish.com repository. Through Jan. 15, the service is offering a free download f Phish has launched what it describes ...

  25. Columbia Inks Anastasio

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Phish guitarist's CD expected in November. Former Phish guitarist's CD expected in November. News ...

  26. Columbia Inks Anastasio

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Phish guitarist's CD expected in November. Columbia has signed former Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, who has spent his entire career on Elektra. The artist's label debut, "Shine," will be released Nov. 1 as a DualDisc. ...

  27. Harper Regroups For Intimate Tour

    June 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First stop is July 12 in Vancouver. As the cancellation of the ill-fated Zooma tour left him without summer plans, singer/songwriter Ben Harper has slated a 16-date North American small venue tour to kick off July 12 in Vancouver and close Aug. 1 ...

  28. Updated: Organizers Pull Plug On Zooma Tour

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sales were badly underperforming in some markets. The inaugural Zooma tour , which was to be headlined by Trey Anastasio and Ben Harper, has been canceled. Zooma was scheduled to run from June 13 to July 31 and feature a high-profile cast of suppo ...

  29. 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 ...

  30. 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 ...

  31. 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, ...

  32. John Mayer Goes Live With iTunes

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "As Is" available exclusively this month. Grammy-winning artist John Mayer is partnering with Apple's iTunes Music Store this month for an exclusive release of live performances from his summer concert series. Edited 10-song version ...

  33. On The Road

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish's final tour will end at Conventry, the band's two-day fest in Vermont. Read Ray Waddell's column. Phish's final tour will end at Conventry, the band's two-day fest in Vermont. Read Ray Waddell's column. News Ra ...

  34. 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 ...

  35. 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 ...

  36. 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 ...

  37. 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 ...

  38. 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 ...

  39. The Beat

    May 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish emerges from the studio with new set "Undermind" and a renewed dedication to making records. Read Melinda Newman's column. Phish emerges from the studio with new set "Undermind" and a renewed dedication to making rec ...

  40. The Beat

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish emerges from the studio with new set "Undermind" and a renewed dedication to making records. Read Melinda Newman's column. Phish emerges from the studio with new set "Undermind" and a renewed dedication to making rec ...

  41. Metallica Launches Live Download Site

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Following in the footsteps of bands such as Pearl Jam and Phish, Metallica will begin offering unedited soundboard recordings of shows from its upcoming North American tour for sale via the Internet. Following in the footsteps of bands such as Pea ...