1. Ian McLagan Remembered at Austin Music Awards

    March 19, 2015 4:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 There were lots of winners at the 33rd annual Austin Music Awards on Wednesday night. But it was a loss that resonated most deeply during the ceremony. Ian McLagan , the former Small Faces and Faces keyboardist and an adopted Texan who died on Dec. ...

  2. SXSW Shorts: Haim, Bear Mountain, Billy Joe Shaver Light Up Tuesday

    March 13, 2013 2:30 PM EDT So many bands. So little time. Billboard is roaming Austin this week, checking out as many acts at SXSW as possible -- and each day we'll highlight a handful of our favorites. On Tuesday night we caught Haim, Action Bronson, Bear Mountain (p ...

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  4. Willie Nelson on Leaving Nashville, Outlaw Movement, Highwaymen Reunion, Weed at Billboard Summit (Part 2)

    June 06, 2012 9:12 AM EDT When Willie Nelson left Nashville for Austin in 1972, he wasn't exactly sure what direction the move would take him. What he did know was that he was dissatisfied with the music he was making in Nashville, and he was spending a lot of time in ...

  5. Warner Music Group Names Cameron Strang CEO of Warner/Chappell Music; Acquires Southside Publishing

    January 04, 2011 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Group today announced the appointment of Cameron Strang as CEO of Warner/Chappell Music, one of the world's largest music publishers with a catalog of more than one million copyrights. David Johnson will continue on as Warner/Cha ...

  6. March 31, 2009

    March 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Police issue arrest warrants for country singer Billy Joe Shaver after he shoots and wounds a man outside a Lorena, Texas bar. Shaver later turns himself in. 1995 – Tejano singer Selena dies after being shot by her former personal assistant a ...

  7. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quickly sco 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael d ...

  8. Billy Joe Shaver Indicted In Texas Shooting

    September 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A McLennan County grand jury in Texas has indicted country singer Billy Joe Shaver on felony charges for his alleged role in an April 2007 shooting at a Lorena bar. A McLennan County grand jury in Texas has indicted country singer Billy Joe Shaver o ...

  9. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quickly sco 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael d ...

  10. Stagecoach Snags Judds, Coachella Sets Date

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made a habit out of luring classic bands back onto the stage at his Coachella festival each spring, and he's worked that magic yet again for the second Stagecoac Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made ...

  11. Young, Mellencamp Star At Farm Aid's New York Debut

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After 22 years, the annual Farm Aid benefit concert finally made its way to New York yesterday (Sept. 9). And if the gritty metropolis seemed like an unlikely place to celebrate family farmers and the After 22 years, the annual Farm Aid benefit conc ...

  12. Arrest Warrant Issued For Billy Joe Shaver

    April 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Police have issued arrest warrants for country singer Billy Joe Shaver after he shot and wounded a man outside a Texas bar, the entertainer's attorney said. Police have issued arrest warrants for country singer Billy Joe Shaver after he shot an ...

  13. Costello, Crow, Nelson Set For June Carter Tribute

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, Loretta Lynn, Kris Kristofferson, Emmylou Harris and Brad Paisley are among the stars appearing on the June Carter Cash tribute album "Anchored in Love," du Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Willie Ne ...

  14. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Country Music Hall of Fame member Kitty Wells, 81, and her husband, Johnny Wright, 86, perform their farewell show in Nashville. Appearing at the Nashville Night Life Club, they entertai 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin ...

  15. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (al ...

  16. No Depression Surveys Decade Of Alt-Country

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Call it Americana, alt-country, roots music, what-have-you: The musical genre without a bin card has been defined for a decade by No Depression magazine. Call it Americana, alt-country, roots music, what-have-you: The musical genre without a bin car ...

  17. Guests Sweeten Shaver's 'Real Deal'

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver tapped friends and compatriots to help out on "The Real Deal," his first new studio set since 2002. Veteran singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver tapped friends and compatriots to help out on "T ...

  18. Chambers Planning August U.S. Tour

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Critically adored Australian artist Kasey Chambers will visit the United States next month for her first dates here since the release of her third album, "Wayward Angel." Critically adored Australian artist Kasey Chambers will visit the Un ...

  19. Hot Product

    May 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A new album from New York-based psychedelic rock outfit Mercury Rev, "The Secret Migration" (V2). An expanded reissue of influential U.K. rock quartet Gang Of Four' ...

  20. Nashville Scene

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Guy Clark, Freddie Hart, Dennis Morgan and Billy Joe Shaver became the newest members of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame during a Nov. 7 ceremony in Nashville. Read Phyllis Stark's column. Guy Clark, Freddie Hart, Dennis Morgan and Bil ...

  21. Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame Welcomes Four

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Guy Clark, Freddie Hart, Dennis Morgan and Billy Joe Shaver became the newest members of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame during a ceremony yesterday (Nov. 7) in Nashville. The event was hosted Guy Clark, Freddie Hart, Dennis Morgan and Bill ...

  22. Shaver Birthday Bash Hits Austin

    July 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Billy Joe Shaver will celebrate his 65th birthday Aug. 16 with a show at the Paramount Theater in Austin. Signed on to appear are Guy Clark, Todd Snider, Bruce Robison, Jessi Colter, Jimmie Dale Gilmo Billy Joe Shaver will celebrate his 65th birth ...

  23. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin Macmichael dies after a battle with lung cancer. He is 51. Macmichael formed Cutting Crew in 1985 with English vocalist Nick Van Eede, and the new group quic 2002 - Cutting Crew guitarist Kevin ...

  24. Unearthed

    December 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In one of the most inspired pairings of producer and artist in recorded music history, Rick Rubin and Johnny Cash found each other at the right time for both. In this posthumous collection primarily o In one of the most inspired pairings of producer ...

  25. Acts Salute Jennings At Red River Fest

    August 31, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Red River Tribute, set for Sept. 19-20 at Saengerhalle in New Braunfels, Texas, will feature like-minded musicians honoring legendary outlaw Waylon Jennings as best they know how: by playing music The Red River Tribute, set for Sept. 19-20 at Sa ...

  26. This Day in Music

    December 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST - Eddy Shaver, a talented guitarist and son of Texas singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver, dies in his sleep while at home in Waco, Texas. Shaver, 38, played guitar with his father in the roots roc 2000 - Eddy Shaver, a talented guitarist and son ...

  27. Americana Awards Honor Music Greats

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Held Friday night in Nashville, the Americana Music Association's (AMA) inaugural Americana Awards honored the likes of Johnny Cash, Emmylou Harris, and producer/artist T Bone Burnett, while Cash and Held Friday night in Nashville, the American ...

  28. Americana Music Association 2002 Awards Winners

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Americana Music Association 2002 Awards Winners The Americana Music Association's inaugural Americana Awards were presented Sept. 13, 2002, in Nashville at an event hosted by Jason Ringenberg, leader of Jason & the Scorchers. Artist of the ...

  29. Billboard Bits: Peter Gabriel, RFTC, Billy Joe Shaver

    September 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Peter Gabriel, RFTC, Billy Joe Shaver The Sean Penn-directed video for "The Barry Williams Show," the first single from Peter Gabriel's forthcoming Geffen album "Up," will receive its world premiere tomorrow (Sept. 6 ...

  30. McClinton Angles For 'Room To Breathe'

    July 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran roots singer Delbert McClinton will release a new album, "Room to Breathe," Sept. 24 on New West Records. McClinton co-produced the album with Gary Nicholson, with whom the artist has collabor Veteran roots singer Delbert McClinton ...

  31. New Compilation Pays Homage To Johnny Paycheck

    March 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Perhaps one of country music's most under-appreciated vocal stylists, Johnny Paycheck receives the star treatment with "The Soul & the Edge: The Best of Johnny Paycheck," due April 30 on Columbia/ Perhaps one of country music' ...

  32. The Real Thing

    January 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rodney Hayden's debut release on Robert Earl Keen's Rosetta Records heralds the arrival of a major talent and true country singer. Rodney Hayden's debut release on Robert Earl Keen's Rosetta Records heralds the arrival of a major ...

  33. The Rock: Stone Cold Country 2001

    October 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The greatest country singer ever may not be throwing 100 m.p.h. The greatest country singer ever may not be throwing 100 m.p.h. fastballs any more at age 70, but he still has enough vocal tricks up his sleeve to put together yet another classic albu ...

  34. Bittersweet Anticipation For Final Shaver Set

    February 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Anticipation was already high for "The Earth Rolls On," the sixth album from Shaver -- the duo of highly regarded singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver and his son Eddy, whom many hold in equally high Anticipation was already high for "T ...

  35. Bittersweet Anticipation For Final Shaver Set

    February 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Anticipation was already high for "The Earth Rolls On," the sixth album from Shaver -- the duo of highly regarded singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver and his son Eddy, whom many hold in equally high e Anticipation was already high for " ...

  36. Country Guitarist Eddy Shaver Dies

    January 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Guitarist Eddy Shaver, 38, who was partnered with his father, country singer-songwriter Billy Joe Shaver, in the group Shaver, died of undetermined causes Sunday in Waco, Texas. Guitarist Eddy Shaver, 38, who was partnered with his father, country s ...