1. Sunny Day Real Estate Classic Lineup Reunites For Tour

    June 23, 2009 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Pioneering Seattle rock band Sunny Day Real Estate will return to the road with its four original members this fall and will reissue its first two Sub Pop albums on Sept. 15. These will be the band's first shows of any kind since November 2000, ...

  2. Ben Lee Finds 'Rebirth' In February

    November 17, 2008 2:40 PM EST 0 0 0 Australian singer/songwriter Ben Lee will release his seventh studio album, "The Rebirth of Venus," Feb. 10 via New West. Produced by longtime collaborator Brad Wood, the set features guest turns by Missy Higgins, Cary Brothers, the Grates ...

  3. Ben Lee Finds 'Rebirth' In February

    November 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Australian singer/songwriter Ben Lee will release his seventh studio album, "The Rebirth of Venus," Feb. 10 via New West. Australian singer/songwriter Ben Lee will release his seventh studio album, "The Rebirth of Venus," Feb. 10 ...

  4. Phair Signs To ATO, 'Guyville' Reissue Due

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Liz Phair has signed a new record deal with ATO, the first fruit of which will be a reissue of her classic 1993 debut, "Exile in Guyville." Due June 24, the set includes four previously unreleased aud Liz Phair has signed a new record deal ...

  5. Say Anything Gets Sexy With Fonzie, Begins New CD

    March 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Up-and-coming rock outfit Say Anything has channeled teen angst into a clever video for its new single, "Wow, I Can Get Sexual Too," which premieres Monday (March 12) on MTV's "TRL." Up-and-coming rock outfit Say Anything ha ...

  6. Califone

    October 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Califone may be new to the Billboard charts, but the group is hardly new to the game. Califone may be new to the Billboard charts, but the group is hardly new to the game. Formed from the ashes of Chicago cult rockers Red Red Meat, the quartet of pl ...

  7. Fire Theft Parts Ways With Rykodisc

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern rock act the Fire Theft has parted ways with Rykodisc, which released the group's self-titled debut in 2003, Billboard.com has learned. Modern rock act the Fire Theft has parted ways with Rykodisc, which released the group's self-ti ...

  8. Billboard Bits: Ben Lee, Sasha, Cam'ron/Diplomats

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Ben Lee, Sasha, Cam'ron/Diplomats New West Records has signed singer/songwriter Ben Lee and will release his next album, "Awake Is the New Sleep," Feb. 22. It was produced by Brad Wood, who also helmed Lee's first two set ...

  9. Koch Inks Bangles, Album Due In September

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Koch Entertainment has signed the Bangles for the U.S. The album "Doll Revolution," featuring original band members Susanna Hoffs (guitar), Debbi Peterson (drums), Vicki Peterson (guitar) and Michael Koch Entertainment has signed the Bangl ...

  10. The Fire Theft Signs With Ryko

    June 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Fire Theft, which features three former members of Sunny Day Real Estate, has signed with Rykodisc for the release of its debut album. The as-yet-untitled set is being lined up for Sept. 23 releas The Fire Theft, which features three former memb ...

  11. Yorn Yearns To Tour

    February 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Pete Yorn will hit the road at the end of April in support of his forthcoming album "Day I Forgot," due April 15 via Columbia. The tour will kick off April 21 in San Francisco, playi Singer/songwriter Pete Yorn will hit t ...

  12. Yorn Looks Ahead To New 'Day'

    February 07, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The highly anticipated follow-up to Pete Yorn's 2001 breakthrough album "Musicforthemorningafter" will be released on April 15 through Columbia. Titled "Day I Forgot," the forthcoming set was recorded The highly anticipated ...

  13. Billboard Bits: The Fire Theft, MTV, Grammys

    February 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on The Fire Theft, MTV, Grammys The Fire Theft, featuring former Sunny Day Real Estate frontman Jeremy Enigk, bassist Nate Mendel, and drummer William Goldsmith, is hard at work on its as-yet-untitled debut album . The group, which played its f ...

  14. Better Than Ezra Get 'Closer' With Album, Tour

    July 30, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Modern rock veterans Better Than Ezra have lined up a host of tour dates in support of their new Beyond album, "Closer," due Aug. 7. The trek begins July 28 in Omaha, Neb., and runs through an Oct. 26 Modern rock veterans Better Than Ezra ...

  15. Liz Phair Working On New Album

    May 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Liz Phair is hard at work on her fourth Capitol studio album, according to a spokesperson at her management office. Although no producer has been named for the as-yet-untitled disc, the one-time indie Liz Phair is hard at work on her fourth Capitol ...