the Hold Steady

  1. Razor & Tie Launches New Imprint Washington Square, Hold Steady Is First Signing (Exclusive)

    January 08, 2014 7:50 AM EST The Hold Steady have a new -- brand-new -- home. Razor & Tie has announced the launch of a new imprint, Washington Square, which will make its label debut with the sixth full-length of the much-loved bar-band-with-brains, "Teeth Dreams ...

  2. Billboard's Women In Music 2011: Marsha Vlasic

    October 01, 2011 12:00 AM EDT No. 17 Marsha Vlasic Senior VP of concerts/head of contemporary rock, International Creative Management Website: Icm.com Four decades into her career, International Creative Management senior VP of concerts Marsha Vlasic experienced a stellar year ...

  3. Noise Pop Fest to Feature Arcade Fire, Feist Docs

    January 26, 2011 7:25 PM EST San Francisco's Noise Pop festival, which takes over the city from February 22-27, will feature several rock documentaries as part of its 2011 lineup. The multi-day indie rock confab will mark the U.S. premiere of "The Extraordinary Ordi ...

  4. Essential Inks European Deal With Vagrant

    July 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Essential Music & Marketing has signed a European services deal with U.S. indie Vagrant. The U.K. marketing and distribution company, part of the Cooking Vinyl Group, kicked off the partnership wuth Stars' new album "The Five Ghosts. ...

  5. Harmonix Reports Early Success For Rock Band Network

    May 21, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Rock Band Network initiative is proving to be a hit with early adopters, according to developer Harmonix , a subsidiary of MTV Games . Speaking at Liverpool Sound City - a 4-day music and international business conference held annually in the ...

  6. Rock Band Network Music Store Opens

    March 04, 2010 12:00 AM EST The Rock Band Network Music Store is open for business. The initiative from MTV games and its "Rock Band" developer subsidiary Harmonix -- unveiled last July -- allows artists to submit their music as downloadable add-on content to the m ...

  7. Blink-182, Weezer To Headline Free Virgin Fest

    June 24, 2009 12:00 AM EDT After months of speculation about the fate of the 2009 Virgin Mobile Festival, organizers have made an announcement that should please music fans who've felt the economic pinch of the recession: this year's event is free. With headliners ...

  8. NARM To Host 'Noise' Conference

    April 07, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The upcoming National Association of Recording Merchandisers annual convention, which runs June 7-10, will also serve as the host for the Noise in the Basement Creative Conference for independent music retailers, which will occur on the last two d ...

  9. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 12:00 AM EST Paul McCartney, the Killers and the Cure lead the bill for the tenth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 17-19 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are My Bloody Valentine, Amy Winehouse, Morrissey, Leonard ...

  10. ABBA Fever Heats Up U.K. Charts

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Swedish dance artist Basshunter arrived at No. 1 on the U.K.'s individual artist album chart Sunday (July 20) with "Now You're Gone -- The Album" (Hard2Beat), while Dizzee Rascal's "Dance Wiv Me" (Dirtee Stank), ...

  11. The Orchard, Pringles Serve Up Mobile Promotion

    March 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Digital distributor and marketing firm The Orchard has struck a deal with Pringles for a mobile music promotion. For three months, Pringles will conduct a nationwide campaign offering a choice of two master ringtone downloads via a code printed on ...

  12. Police, Tool, White Stripes Lead Bonnaroo Line Up

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Tool, the White Stripes and Widespread Panic will join the reunited Police at the 2007 Bonnaroo festival, to be held June 14-17 in Manchester, Tenn. Other acts on the bill for the event include Wilco, the Flaming Lips, Ben Harper and the Innocent ...

  13. IFC And eMusic Bring Indie Music To Channel

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Segments to feature the Pixies, Nick Cave. eMusic and the Independent Film Channel (IFC) have teamed up to add independent music to the IFC's indie film programming. Under the deal, eMusic's editorial team will create a program called &q ...

  14. The Indies

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST A selection of must-see indie acts at this year's SXSW includes the Hold Steady, L'Altra and Pelican. Read Todd Martens' column. A selection of must-see indie acts at this year's SXSW includes the Hold Steady, L'Altra and ...

  15. The Indies

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST A selection of must-see indie acts at this year's SXSW includes the Hold Steady, L'Altra and Pelican. Read Todd Martens' column. A selection of must-see indie acts at this year's SXSW includes the Hold Steady, L'Altra and ...