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  1. Rolling Stones to Play Brooklyn's Barclays Center Next Month

    November 12, 2012 9:55 AM EST As exclusively reported by Billboard.biz back in August, the Rolling Stones will play a date at Brooklyn's Barclays Center next month - and it's the opening U.S. date of the group's "50 and Counting" celebration. The show ...

  2. It's Official: Rolling Stones to Play Arena Shows in London, New York Area

    October 15, 2012 10:46 AM EDT Photo: Getty Images LONDON - The Rolling Stones on Monday made official a much-awaited return to the concert stage after taking a break of more than five years, unveiling four arena shows in London and New Jersey. Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Char ...

  3. Backbeat: Moby Kicks Off KCRW's 'Who Shot Rock & Roll: Live' Show at L.A.'s Annenberg Space For Photography

    July 17, 2012 1:43 PM EDT Moby performing the acoustic portion of his set on the lawn of the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles (Photo: Catie Laffoon) Fans stood on the lawn of the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles this past weekend (July 14) as Mo ...

  4. Don Was, Blue Note President, On Jamming With the Stones, New Albums by Van Morrison, Aaron Neville, More

    July 13, 2012 2:52 PM EDT Detroit's Concert of Colors homepage in whch Don Was will perform and lead his all-star revue. Grammy Award-winning producer and Blue Note Records president Don Was is giving some love to his hometown's jazz scene. Was (ne Fagenson) is b ...

  5. Rolling Stones' Tour Producer Finds Success With Stage Shows, 'Spider-Man'

    June 21, 2012 4:30 PM EDT Michael Cohl is a merry old soul these days. Cohl earned his most widespread acclaim as producer of six Rolling Stones tours, from 1989's Steel Wheels show through the most recent, the $558 million-grossing (according to Billboard Boxscore) A ...

  6. Tunc Erim, Longtime Atlantic Records Executive, Dead at 76

    March 07, 2012 11:55 AM EST Tunc Erim, a legendary and longtime Atlantic Records executive from the 1960s until the 1990s, passed away on Saturday, March 3, after a long illness. He was 76. While the obituary that follows, supplied by Atlantic, isn't quite in Billboard. ...

  7. Billboard Power 100: U2 & Paul McGuinness

    January 27, 2012 12:11 AM EST No. 27 U2 & Paul McGuinness Rock Band; Managing Director, Principal Manager Twitter: @u2com The Band And The Man On A Mission... If any one figure sums up the power of U2 in the music business today it would be this number: $736,421,586. Or ma ...

  8. Perry Farrell Talks Lollapalooza, Jane's Addiction, Music's Future @ BB Touring Conference Keynote

    November 10, 2011 7:15 PM EST Perrry Farrell (left) the subject of the Billboard Touring Conference and Awards Keynote Q&A Session hosted by Billboard Editorial Director Bill Werde. (Photo: Michael Seto). The NFL and NBA are at the root of Perry Farrell's vision for t ...

  9. Live Nation Litigation Over Rolling Stones Tour Can Move Forward

    April 07, 2011 9:40 PM EDT Michael Cohl, the embattled mega-producer currently contending with delays over "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" as well as a multi-million dollar fight with former employer, Live Nation, has gotten something to fall his way. On Monday, a ...

  10. Live Nation And Ex-Chairman Michael Cohl Battling Over Rolling Stones Tour

    January 31, 2011 2:29 PM EST The battle between Live Nation and its ex-chairman Michael Cohl is heating up. In November, the music giant sued Cohl for $5.35 million for allegedly breaching the terms of an agreement made at the time he left the company. Now Cohl has struck bac ...

  11. AC/DC Holds Off Stones On Euro Chart

    May 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT AC/DC 's "Iron Man 2" soundtrack (Columbia/Sony Music Entertainment) withstands the challenge of the Rolling Stones to start a fifth week atop Billboard's European Albums chart. Stromae moves into a ninth non-consecutive week a ...

  12. Kiss: The Hottest Brand In The Land

    September 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Kiss realized the power of merch from day one. At an industry coming-out party before they even had a record deal, band members made their own Kiss glitter T-shirts and made sure their female fans were wearing them in the front row. Today, Kiss co ...

  13. Marquee Club Returns To London

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London's legendary Marquee Club is due to re-appear on the capital's live music scene next month. The club's current owner, Northern Irish entrepreneur and bar-owner Nathan Lowry, says the Marquee will re-open as a live venue in the ...

  14. Rolling Stones Set For North American Return

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Second leg will launch Sept. 20 in Boston. The Rolling Stones will return to North American for another leg of their A Bigger Bang tour, which is destined to be the top-grossing trek in history. The second North American leg, which follows a run o ...

  15. INSIDE TRACK

    October 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Few would question the Rolling Stones' credentials as chick magnets. So how do the ageless rockers attract the ladies' attention these days? One method could be a multifaceted tie-in with NBC soap ope Few would question the Rolling Stone ...

  16. Stones Make Big Bang` On Europe Chart

    September 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, ending the 13-week run of their EMI stablemates Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone). The Stones' 2002 compilation The Rol ...

  17. Stones Make Big Bang` On Europe Chart

    September 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang" (Virgin) debuts at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums, ending the 13-week run of their EMI stablemates Coldplay's "X&Y" (Parlophone). The Stones' 2002 compilation The Rol ...

  18. Stones, TNT, NASCAR Team For Promo

    August 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With the help of Turner Network Television (TNT), the Rolling Stones and NASCAR have partnered for a promotional video that rolls into cinemas nationwide Sept. 2. At nearly 2 1/2 minutes, the NASCAR With the help of Turner Network Television (TNT) ...

  19. Stones Working On Album With Don Was

    December 09, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Rolling Stones and producer Don Was are in the midst of recording sessions for an album tentatively due in summer 2005 on Virgin Records. Initial sessions recently concluded in Paris, Was tells Bi The Rolling Stones and producer Don Was are in ...