1. Bob Mould Looks Back at Husker Du's Breakthrough Indie Album 'Zen Arcade'

    October 28, 2014 5:18 PM EDT In 1983, Hüsker Dü 's singer-guitarist Bob Mould told Matter fanzine writer Steve Albini, "We're going to try to do something bigger than anything like rock & roll... I don't know what it's going to be, we have to wo ...

  2. Ryan Adams Drops Bizarre Promos for Parakeet-Killing Album: Watch

    September 10, 2014 12:03 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ryan Adams has released his new self-titled album today, and to get everyone excited about it, he has created two of the weirdest promotional videos known to man. Garry Shandling, Jeff Garlin, Don Was and Bob Mould join in on the bizarre videos with ...

  3. 'Pancake Mountain,' Kid-Friendly and Music-Centric Series, Returns with New Season of (Weird) Programming

    September 02, 2014 10:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 The series, co-conceptualized by punk demigod Ian Mackaye and ressurected thanks to the patronage of 'Star Wars' director J.J. Abrams, returns today. Katy Perry 's slightly scantily-clad performance on Sesame Street may not have flown ...

  4. Merge Records Shares 25th Anniversary Documentary on Google Play (Watch)

    July 09, 2014 11:14 AM EDT Chapel Hill, N.C.-based independent label Merge Records — which has released music by Arcade Fire, the Magnetic Fields and Neutral Milk Hotel — has shared a documentary through Google Play to help celebrate its 25th anniversary. Superchunk, Merge ...

  5. Future, Chance the Rapper, Kurt Vile Added to SXSW Lineup

    February 10, 2014 8:11 PM EST 0 0 0 Bob Mould, Schoolboy Q also among newly-announced lineup additions A new wave of participants in this year's South by Southwest has been announced, including multiple artists spanning various genres -- from buzz acts to established artists. Rap ...

  6. Noise Pop Fest's Jordan Kurland Sentenced for Domestic Assault

    November 13, 2013 2:09 AM EST Jordan Kurland, the music exec who produces the Noise Pop festival and guides the careers of Death Cab for Cutie and Bob Mould, has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor assault charges relating to an incident with an ex-girlfriend. The 41-year ...

  7. Noise Pop Fest's Jordan Kurland Sentenced for Domestic Assault

    November 13, 2013 2:09 AM EST Jordan Kurland, the music exec who produces the Noise Pop festival and guides the careers of Death Cab for Cutie and Bob Mould, has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanor assault charges relating to an incident with an ex-girlfriend. The 41-year ...

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  9. Album Reviews: The Killers, Bob Dylan & more

    September 07, 2012 8:00 AM EDT THE KILLERS Battle Born Producers: various Island Records Release Date: Sept. 18 The Killers covered an impressive amount of ground in pop music across their first three albums. But on "Battle Born", the Las Vegas quartet apparently deci ...

  10. Fun Fun Fun Fest Lineup: Run DMC, Girl Talk, Against Me! + More

    July 12, 2012 1:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Austin's annual Fun Fun Fun Fest has announced the full lineup for the 2012 festival, to be held November 2-4 at Auditorium Shores. The 7th annual festival will feature big name acts like the reunion of Run D.M.C. , Santigold , an appearance fr ...

  11. Zac Brown Band Joins Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters at DeLuna Fest

    June 18, 2012 9:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Zac Brown Band will bring a dose of country to the beach at the DeLuna Fest this fall. The band is the latest headliner to join the three-day Pensacola Beach, Fla., festival, joining Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters at the top of the bill. More new ad ...

  12. Bob Mould, Merge's Mac McCaughan, Daniel Glass Discuss 'Creating Your Second Act' @ SXSW Panel

    March 16, 2012 11:38 AM EDT From left: Daniel Glass of Glass Note, lawyer John Strom (and former Blake Baby), musician Bob Mould, moderator Kim Glauber, Nada Surf's Matthews Caws, Merge's Mac McCaughan also of the band Superchunk, and CMT's Leslie Fram made up ...

  13. Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog Part 2

    March 14, 2012 2:06 PM EDT Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog March 17, 2012 | Person ON the Street Man on the Street: Fred Mills, Editor, Blurt Magazine Fred Mills, Editor, Blurt Magazine Billboard.biz: What's the best band/artist you've seen yet? Fred Mills: Br ...

  14. Bob Mould Signs With Merge Records, To Release New Album

    March 09, 2012 12:50 PM EST Bob Mould, the former frontman for post-punk bands Hüsker Dü and Sugar, has signed to Merge Records, and is set to put out a new record this fall with current bandmates Jon Wurster and Jason Narducy, according to Pitchfork . Mould, who recently pe ...

  15. Bob Mould Talks 'Copper Blue' Shows and His Possibly 'Loud Guitar' Next Album

    February 27, 2012 8:38 PM EST 0 0 0 On Friday night at San Francisco's Noise Pop festival, Bob Mould played Sugar's 1993 album "Copper Blue" from front to back for the first time in his career. The post-punk icon plans to take the album on the road, the latest look ...

  16. Noise Pop: Flaming Lips, Bob Mould Salute Festival's 20th Anniversary

    February 21, 2012 5:20 PM EST 0 0 0 San Francisco's Noise Pop music festival celebrates its 20th anniversary this week, a birthday a million squiggly guitar riffs in the making. "I don't think we ever thought that far ahead," producer Jordan Kurland told Billboard. ...

  17. Flaming Lips, Bob Mould to Play Classic Albums at Noise Pop Festival

    January 12, 2012 5:41 PM EST 0 0 0 The Flaming Lips and Bob Mould will bring a pair of classic albums to San Francisco's 20th annual Noise Pop festival, organizers announced. The Flaming Lips will perform the 1999 release "The Soft Bulletin," with Mould presenting 1992 ...

  18. Foo Fighters Recruit Joan Jett, Bob Mould to Rock NYC's MSG

    November 14, 2011 3:05 PM EST 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters don't exactly need help when it comes to satisfying arena-sized crowds, but that doesn't mean they won't take it anyway. Foo Fighters Go Full Throttle in Epic Club Show Last night at NYC's Madison Square Garden, ...

  19. Ryan Adams Mellows Out: 'I'm Not the Guy I Was'

    September 23, 2011 7:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The prolific singer-songwriter talks "Ashes & Fire," hyped as his best solo album in years. "How does he function? How long have you got?!" Legendary producer Glyn Johns, his Surrey accent flaring, is asking, rhetorically, ab ...

  20. Foo Fighters Become 'F**kin' Movie Stars,' Play New Album at SXSW

    March 16, 2011 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 "We're f***in' movie stars!" That's how Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl greeted the packed crowd at the band's surprise show Tuesday night at Stubb's, part of a Media Temple party closing the South By Southwest In ...

  21. Foo Fighters 'Officially Done' Recording New Album

    January 04, 2011 12:39 PM EST 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters have finished work on their seventh studio album, according to posts from the group's Twitter account (@foofighters). In one photo from yesterday, the group is seen posing in a studio about to pour a bottle of champagne. " ...

  22. Flaming Lips Lock In ATP New York Lineup

    August 07, 2009 11:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a new album on the horizon, everyone's favorite Oklahoma band the Flaming Lips has also fulfilled its role as curator for the U.S. editions of the All Tomorrow's Parties festival, to be held September 11-13 in Monticello, New York. Ba ...

  23. Flaming Lips, MGMT, Girl Talk Top Treasure Island Fest Lineup

    July 14, 2009 2:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 MGMT , Girl Talk , The Flaming Lips , Beirut , The Walkmen , Passion Pit , The Streets , Yo La Tengo and Brazilian Girls are just part of the lineup for the third Annual Treasure Island Music Festival , October 17-18 on a man-made island in the midd ...

  24. MGMT, Flaming Lips, Girl Talk Top Treasure Island Fest Lineup

    July 14, 2009 9:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 MGMT, Girl Talk, The Flaming Lips, Beirut, The Walkmen, Passion Pit, The Streets, Yo La Tengo and Brazilian Girls are just part of the lineup for the third Annual Treasure Island Music Festival, October 17-18 on a man-made island in the middle of th ...

  25. R.E.M. Surprises At Carnegie Hall Tribute

    March 12, 2009 9:46 AM EDT 0 0 0 R.E.M. made a surprise appearance last night (March 11) at Carnegie Hall. The band was being honored with a tribute show that boasted 20 different performers interpreting R.E.M.’s vast catalog. Stipe was humbled by the depth and range of the evening ...

  26. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 7:17 AM EST 0 0 0 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 C ...

  27. Billboard Bits: Jay-Z, Kat DeLuna, Bob Mould

    January 07, 2009 3:19 PM EST 0 0 0 Jay-Z will salute President-elect Barack Obama with a Jan. 19 concert at Washington, D.C.'s Warner Theater, at which he'll be backed by a live band. Tickets for "An Evening with Jay-Z in Concert on The Eve of Change" go on sale F ...

  28. My Bloody Valentine Brings The Noise At ATP

    September 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Decibel levels ran into the red last night (Sept. 21) as My Bloody Valentine played its first U.S. concert in 16 years to bring the All Tomorrow's Parties festival to an ear-splitting close in Montice Decibel levels ran into the red last night ...

  29. Rock, Relaxation Reign At All Tomorrow's Parties

    September 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Extreme sounds echoed through the halls of Kutsher's Country Resort during the second day of New York's premiere All Tomorrow's Parties festival. Extreme sounds echoed through the halls of Kutsher's Country Resort during the seco ...

  30. All Tomorrow's Parties Overtakes Upstate New York

    September 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A quaint, kosher vacation spot in Monticello, N.Y., is the center of the indie rock universe this weekend, as the All Tomorrow's Parties festival touches down at Kutsher's Country Club. The event was A quaint, kosher vacation spot in Monti ...

  31. Bob Mould Pens Autobiography, Wraps New CD

    September 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alt-rock figurehead Bob Mould has signed a deal with Little, Brown and Company to write his autobiography, which will be released in the fall of 2010. Mould will collaborate with rock journalist Micha Alt-rock figurehead Bob Mould has signed a deal ...

  32. As The Crow Flies

    February 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sheryl Crow sings about the environment, cancer and motherhood, Jack Johnson keeps it breezy, Lenny Kravitz strips it down and Hot Chip delivers brainy electronic rock in this week's Hot Product. Atlantic's soundtrack to the film "Ste ...

  33. Bob Mould Hits The 'District' On Anti-

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Mould has signed with Anti- for the release of his next solo album, "District Line." The 10-track set is due Feb. 5 and features drumming from Fugazi's Brendan Canty, who also played on Mould's 20 Bob Mould has signed with An ...

  34. Radiohead Stirs Up Blog-Buzz

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, the news of Radiohead's new album release and the "pay what you want" pricing scheme behind it precipitated a fervor on the Web. According to Nielsen Buzz Metrics, 91 blogs were bantering about the band on September 29, ...

  35. With Fugazi Hiatus Ongoing, Canty Keeps Rocking

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fugazi had been rumored to be reuniting to play Washington, D.C.'s Fort Reno park this fall, but Canty says "it's not happening. I don't know who started that rumor. We would have had to have been pra With iconic hardcore act Fug ...

  36. Mould Completes The 'Circle' With Live DVD

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The project captures Mould's October 2005 show at the 9:30 Club in his Washington, D.C., home base. As tipped here in November, Bob Mould will release a live DVD, "Circle of Friends -- Live at 9:30," Oct. 9 via Trixie. The project cap ...

  37. Music On TV: June 11-17

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for June 11-17, 2007. MONDAY, June 11 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Sam Moore (also featured: Jessica McClure). "The View," ABC Featured Artist(s): Rihanna (also featured: Kim Coles; Seth Green). "Tav ...

  38. Billboard Bits: McCarren Park, Prefab Sprout, Animal Collective

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The initial lineup has been announced for a slate of free shows at McCarren Park Pool in Brooklyn, N.Y., which began hosting concerts last summer after two decades of inactivity. The initial lineup has been announced for a slate of free shows at McC ...

  39. Bob Mould Prepping New Solo Album, Live DVD

    November 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bob Mould is eyeing a June release for his next solo album, which he has been recording with Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty. Bob Mould is eyeing a June release for his next solo album, which he has been recording with Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty. The ...

  40. Canty 'Shines' On DVD, Rocks With Mould, Leo

    June 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty has wrapped work on the third installment of his DVD series "Burn To Shine," which spotlights top bands from a given city all performing on the same day, in a house that w Fugazi drummer Brendan Canty has wrapp ...

  41. Mould, Morel Commit 'Blowoff' To Disc

    June 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Mould and Richard Morel have completed work on their debut album as Blowoff, which doubles as the moniker for their monthly DJ party at Washington D.C.'s 9:30 Club. Bob Mould and Richard Morel have completed work on their debut album as Blo ...

  42. Mould Plans Live DVD, Acoustic Tour

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To chronicle his first tour with an electric band in seven years, Bob Mould will film a tomorrow's (Oct. 7) show at the 9:30 Club in his Washington, D.C., home for a live DVD. To chronicle his first tour with an electric band in seven years, Bo ...

  43. 'Burn To Shine' Illuminates Chicago, Portland

    August 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Wilco, Tortoise, Shellac, Freakwater, the Ponys, Pit Er Pat and the Lonesome Organist are all featured on the new DVD. The second installment of the " Burn To Shine " performance series will be released Aug. 23 on DVD via Trixie. The brain ...

  44. BOB MOULD

    July 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Bob Mould's dalliance with electronica/dance music on his 2002 album "Modulate" left fans simultaneously intrigued and baffled. Luckily, the rock'n'roll master craftsman behind Hüsker Dü and Sugar r Bob Mould's dallia ...

  45. Hot Product

    July 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Mould 'Song' Sung Blue Bob Mould's dalliance with electronica/dance music on his 2002 album "Modulate" left fans simultaneously intrigued and baffled. Luckily, the rock'n'roll master craftsman behind Husker Du ...

  46. Soul Asylum Co-Founder Mueller Dies

    June 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Karl Mueller, bassist and founding member of the Minneapolis-based rock act Soul Asylum, died Friday at his home, according to the Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune. He was 41. Karl Mueller, bassist and founding member of the Minneapolis-based rock ...

  47. Mould: Don't Hold Breath For Huskers Reunion

    June 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With such iconic alternative rock acts as Gang Of Four, the Pixies and Slint having re-formed over the past year, speculation has run rampant about which old favorite could be next. With such iconic alternative rock acts as Gang Of Four, the Pixies ...

  48. Mould Ready To Rock On Fall Tour

    June 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After the tour in support of his 1998 solo album, "The Last Dog and Pony Show," Bob Mould was prepared to never hit the road with a full band again. But the former Husker Du/Sugar leader will return t After the tour in support of his 1998 ...

  49. Coldplay, Wilco, Crowes Lead ACL Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie, Doves, Buddy Guy, the Allman Brothers Band and Franz Ferdinand lead the lineup for the fourth Austin City Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Bla ...

  50. Mould Drafts Fugazi Drummer For Fall Tour

    April 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Mould has wrapped work on his first studio album in three years, "Body of Song." Bob Mould has wrapped work on his first studio album in three years, "Body of Song." As previously reported , Yep Roc will release the former Hu ...

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