1. Billboard Goes To The Grammys: A 50-Year Retrospective

    February 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As the Grammy Awards turn 50, here's a look back at music's biggest night -- from the 1958 inaugural event at the Beverly Hilton Hotel to last year's Dixie Chicks triumph at Los Angeles' Staples Cente As the Grammy Awards turn 50 ...

  2. Welcome To The New Billboard.com!

    October 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 We've been very busy... What you're looking at is the result of nearly a year of planning, design and development to recreate Billboard.com. As you poke around, you'll see we've done a lot more than s We've been very busy... ...

  3. CHART BEAT CHAT

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson answers e-mail from Billboard.com readers. CHANGING HOT 100 LANDSCAPE Fred, Since the introduction of digital downloads into the Hot 100 formula, there is a lot more movement on the chart and the top 40 is slowly becoming a mix of diffe ...

  4. B&E: The Kills

    March 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: The Kills. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. A slightly dangerous undercurrent accompan ...

  5. South By Southwest Diary: March 19

    March 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the fourth and final installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwes ...

  6. South By Southwest Diary: March 18

    March 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the third installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Todd Marten Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwe ...

  7. South By Southwest Diary: March 17

    March 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the second installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Todd Marte South By Southwest Diary: March 17 Austin, ...

  8. South By Southwest Diary: March 16

    March 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard staffers criss-cross Austin, Texas' South by Southwest music festival in search of old favorites and new discoveries. In the first installment of a daily diary, Barry A. Jeckell, Todd Marten Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwe ...

  9. South By Southwest Diary: Day Four

    March 16, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 South By Southwest Diary: Day Four Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwest (SXSW) is a music and media conference offering industry-related panels and presentations, as well as more than 900 acts performing in more than 50 venues over the cour ...

  10. South By Southwest Diary: Day Three

    March 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Billboard.com Senior Editor Barry A. Jeckell reports in from the South By Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, taking in sets from the Black Keys, the D4, the Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Playe Austin, Texas' annual South By Southwest (S ...

  11. South By Southwest Diary: Day Two

    March 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 South By Southwest Diary: Day Two Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwest (SXSW) is a music and media conference offering industry-related panels and presentations, as well as more than 900 acts performing in more than 50 venues over the cours ...

  12. South By Southwest Diary: Day One

    March 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 South By Southwest Diary, Day One Austin, Texas' annual South by Southwest (SXSW) is a music and media conference offering industry-related panels and presentations, as well as more than 900 acts performing in more than 50 venues over the cours ...

  13. Flecktones Live CD/DVD Coming 'Quick'

    December 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bela Fleck & the Flecktones will release "Live at the Quick" Feb. 12 on CD and DVD via Columbia. Recorded across two shows at the Quick Center for the Arts in Fairfield, Conn., the album features Bela Fleck & the Flecktones will re ...

  14. Billboard Bits: 1910 Fruitgum Co., Herman Brood, T. Rex

    July 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on 1910 Fruitgum Co., Herman Brood, T. Rex Late '60s bubblegum group 1910 Fruitgum Company has reformed around two of its original members, drummer Floyd Marcus and guitarist Frank Jeckell (the latter of whom, in the spirit of full disclos ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Bee Gees, Music Midtown, Ween, and more

    April 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits: Bee Gees, Music Midtown, Ween, and more The Bee Gees will continue celebrating their 35th anniversary on Friday (April 27) with an appearance on cable network A&E's intimate concert series "Live By Request." The sh ...

  16. Billboard Bits: Tim McGraw, Nina Persson, and more

    April 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Tim McGraw, Nina Persson, Echo & the Bunnymen, Republica. Tim McGraw will celebrate the release of his new Curb album, "Set the Circus Down" on Tuesday (April 24) with free performances in New York and Nashville. With his band ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Hollywood Bowl, Basement Jaxx, and more

    April 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Disco Biscuits, Basement Jaxx, Stevie Wonder, Marilyn Horne, Hollywood Bowl Renowned opera star Marilyn Horne and legendary R&B musician Stevie Wonder will be honored by the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association (LAPA) at the organization ...

  18. Billboard Bits: Neil Finn, Creed, AC/DC

    April 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Neil Finn, Eddie Vedder, Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien and drummer Phil Selway, ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, Lisa Germano, ex-Soul Coughing bassist Sebastian Steinberg, AC/DC, Creed, Scot Former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Ne ...

  19. Billboard Bits: Sixpence, Beatles, Garth Brooks

    April 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News from Sixpence None The Richer, The Beatles, Todd Rundgren, Ann Wilson, Alan Parsons, John Entwistle, Garth Brooks Sixpence None The Richer is in the studio finishing up its as-yet-untitled fourth album. The set is being produced by Paul Fox (XT ...

  20. Billboard Bits: Springsteen, DMX, Megadeth, Santana

    March 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Bruce Springsteen, E Street Band, DMX, Megadeth, Carlos Santana, Benny Rietveld, Kirk Hammett, Metallica A performance of "Born To Run" has been added to the upcoming "Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band: Live In New York ...

  21. Billboard Bits: Courtney Love, Godsmack, Yazbek

    March 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Not one to let legal wranglings slow her down, Courtney Love plans to head into a studio next week to begin work on a one-off "femme punk supergroup" project dubbed Bastard. Love, former Hole drummer Not one to let legal wranglings slow he ...

  22. Billboard Bits: Puffy, Mascis, Joe Henry, and more

    February 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Sean Puffy Combs, Faith Evans, Kelly Price, Carl Thomas, Brandy, Brian McKnight, J Mascis, Mike Watt, Ron Asheton, Stooges, Joe Henry, Ornette Coleman, Madonna, Marc Ribot, Brad Mehldau, Jeffe Embattled rapper/producer Sean "Puffy" ...

  23. Billboard Bits: 'The Simpsons,' Black Crowes, and more

    February 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on The Simpsons, Shawn Colvin, 'N Sync, Black Crowes, T Bone Burnett, Reeves Gabrels The Fox network's hit animated series "The Simpsons" is continuing its tradition of featuring musical guests in 2001. In the episode titled ...

  24. Billboard Bits: Gospel HOF, Cnt'l Drifters, and more

    February 16, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Gospel Hall Of Fame, Della Reese, Winans, Continental Drifters, Peter Holsapple, New York Underground Film Festival The Winans and Della Reese lead a list of 18 acts to be inducted into the Gospel Music Hall Of Fame. The Hall's class of ...

  25. Billboard Bits: Missy Elliot, Big Daddy Kane, Matthew Sweet

    February 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Missy Elliot, Big Daddy Kane, Matthew Sweet, Jay-Z, Method Man, Redman, Eve, Ludacris, Ginuwine, Timbaland, Nisan Stewart, Dante Nolan. "Let's just say -- if there are any rules left to be broken... I'm breakin' 'em! ...

  26. Billboard Bits: Staind, Breeders, Dismemberment Plan

    January 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Staind, the Breeders, and the Dismemberment Plan Hard rock act Staind is finishing up its sophomore album, "Break The Cycle." Due out April 24, the Elektra album will include a full-band version of the song "Outside." A l ...