1. Backbeat: Light Artist Chris Levine Breaks Down Antony's 'Swanlights' NYC Spectacle

    January 27, 2012 4:12 PM EST Antony performs "Swanlights" at Radio City Music Hall. (Photo: Angela Cranford/MSG Photos) On Thursday night (Jan. 26), Antony Hegarty of Antony & The Johnsons unveiled "Swanlights," an operating, awe-inspiring one-time per ...

  2. Antony & the Johnsons Tap Bjork for 'Swanlights'

    September 18, 2010 10:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 Antony Hegarty, the otherworldly leader of chamber pop collective Antony & the Johnsons , released the emotionally draining album "The Crying Light" last year but is already prepared to release an expansive follow-up. "Swanlights, ...

  3. Jimmy Page Honored At Mojo Awards

    June 11, 2010 8:02 AM EDT 0 0 0 Led Zeppelin 's Jimmy Page was inducted into the Mojo hall of fame at a ceremony in London. The honor, supported by Universal Catalog Marketing, was presented at the Mojo Honours List ceremony at the Brewery venue in London last night (June 10) ...

  4. U2, Scarlett Johannson, Courtney Love Set For AIDS Charity Concert

    September 15, 2009 3:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 U2 will take time away from its "360 Tour" to join fellow musicians Laurie Anderson , Rufus Wainwright , Antony Hegarty , Scarlett Johannson , and Courtney Love for a (RED) Campaign benefit concert on October 4 at New York's Carnegie ...

  5. Antony Lights Up Euro Albums Chart

    January 29, 2009 12:00 AM EST Antony & the Johnsons' "The Crying Light" (Rough Trade) makes a dramatic debut at No. 1 on Billboard's European Top 100 Albums chart, as Katy Perry's "Hot N Cold" (Virgin/EMI) scores a fourth week atop Euroch ...

  6. Faithfull Surrounded By Stars On New Album

    January 22, 2009 5:08 PM EST 0 0 0 Veteran vocalist Marianne Faithfull is surrounded by top-shelf collaborators on the album "Easy Come, Easy Go," due March 17 from Decca. The Hal Willner-produced project, his first full album with Faithfull since 1987, features covers of M ...

  7. Bjork's New Blend

    May 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bjork plays well with others. For her sixth studio album, "Volta" (which arrived May 8 via Elektra/Atlantic, one day earlier internationally), the Icelandic artist collaborated with longtime partner-i Bjork plays well with others. For her ...

  8. Bjork's Blend

    May 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Björk plays well with others. For her sixth studio album, "Volta" (due May 8 via Elektra/Atlantic, one day earlier internationally), the Icelandic artist collaborated with longtime partner-in-music Mark Bell, Congolese outfit Konono No. ...

  9. Bjork's Back

    May 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bjork plays well with others. For her sixth studio album, "Volta" (due this week via Elektra/Atlantic), the Icelandic artist collaborated with longtime partner-in-music Mark Bell, Congolese outfit Kon Bjork plays well with others. For her ...

  10. Bjork Voices Emotional Extremes On 'Volta'

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bjork may be back to using instruments on her albums, but the human voice is still the highlight of the Icelandic artist's forthcoming "Volta." Due May 8 via One Little Indian/Atlantic, the 10-track a Bjork may be back to using instru ...

  11. Almond Inks With Sanctuary For New Album

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Vocalist Marc Almond, who was seriously injured in a 2004 motorcycle crash, has signed with Sanctuary for the June release of a new album, "Stardom Road." The 13-track set was produced by Marius de Vr Vocalist Marc Almond, who was seriousl ...

  12. More Details Emerge On New Björk Album

    March 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Björk has set a release date for her new album, "Volta." According to her Web site, The Atlantic effort will drop May 7 and with feature guest appearances from LFO's Mark Bell, drummer Chris Cors Björk has set a release date for her n ...

  13. Bjork Drafts Timbaland, Antony For New Album

    January 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bjork has worked with a typically eclectic crew of collaborators on her next album, due in late spring via Atlantic. According to a post on the artist's Web site, the as-yet-untitled album features tw Bjork has worked with a typically eclectic ...

  14. Blunt, Kaiser Chiefs Lead Brit Award Nominations

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With five nods each, newcomers James Blunt and Kaiser Chiefs are the frontrunners heading into the Brit Awards 2006, to be held Feb. 15 at London's Earl's Court. With five nods each, newcomers James Blunt and Kaiser Chiefs are the frontrun ...

  15. Kobalt Inks Antony To Admin Deal

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Antony Hegarty, frontman of Mercury Prize winners Antony & the Johnsons, has signed an exclusive administration deal with independent London-based publisher Kobalt Music Group. Antony Hegarty, frontman of Mercury Prize winners Antony & ...

  16. Kobalt Inks Antony To Admin Deal

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Antony Hegarty, frontman of Mercury Prize winners Antony & the Johnsons, has signed an exclusive administration deal with independent London-based publisher Kobalt Music Group. Antony Hegarty, frontman of Mercury Prize winners Antony & ...

  17. Antony's 'Bird' Wins U.K.'s Mercury Prize

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Antony & the Johnsons have won the 2005 Nationwide Mercury Prize, the "album of the year" award for British and Irish acts. Antony's Rough Trade/Secretly Canadian set "I Am a Bird Now" was named t Antony & the Johnso ...

  18. Antony & The Johnsons Wins Mercury Prize

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 'I Am A Bird Now' takes 2005 prize. Antony & the Johnsons have won the 2005 Nationwide Mercury Prize, the "album of the year" award for British and Irish acts. The act's Rough Trade set "I Am a Bird Now" was ...

  19. Antony & The Johnsons Wins Mercury Prize

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Antony & the Johnsons have won the 2005 Nationwide Mercury Prize, the "album of the year" award for British and Irish acts. The act's Rough Trade second set "I Am a Bird Now" was named the winner Antony & the J ...

  20. Wainwright Plans Headlining Tour

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright will launch his first headlining club/theater tour Feb. 8 in Boston. The trek, which comes in support of the artist's sophomore album, "Poses" (DreamWorks), will fea Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwrigh ...