1. Caribou

    Caribou

    2 Albums, 0 Songs

    • Our Love
    • Melody Day
    • Swim
    • Andorra
  2. Polaris Music Prize Shortlist: Drake, Feist, Japandroids in Running

    July 17, 2012 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Drake , Grimes , Japandroids , Feist , Handsome Furs and Kathleen Edwards were among the ten artists short-listed for the 2012 Polaris Music Prize, which recognizes "the best" Canadian album of the year as determined by more 200 members of ...

  3. Drake, Grimes, Japandroids, Feist Among 2012 Polaris Music Prize Short List

    July 17, 2012 3:58 PM EDT Drake, Grimes, Japandroids, Feist, Handsome Furs and Kathleen Edwards were among the ten artists short-listed for the 2012 Polaris Music Prize, which recognizes "the best" Canadian album of the year as determined by more 200 members of t ...

  4. Radiohead 'Shattered' by Death of Drum Tech in Toronto Stage Collapse

    June 18, 2012 9:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Toronto Police and emergency personnel are working to determine the cause of the stage collapse that killed Radiohead 's drum technician and injured three other crew members at Downsview Park Saturday afternoon, just an hour before gates were s ...

  5. Updated: Radiohead Stage Collapse Under Investigation, Toronto Police Seek Witnesses

    June 17, 2012 4:34 PM EDT Helicopter views of the collapsed stage at Downsview Park in Toronto Saturday (Video: Associated Press) Toronto Police and emergency personnel are working to determine the cause of the stage collapse that killed one person and injured three at Dow ...

  6. Drake, Grimes, Feist Among Polaris Music Prize Best Album Nominees

    June 14, 2012 3:22 PM EDT As Toronto has been buzzing with performances by 780 bands throughout the city for North By Northeast (NXNE), on the quieter west coast, for the first time in the Polaris Music Award's seven-year history, the 2012 Long List was announced live ...

  7. Hot Tours: Radiohead, Bruce Springsteen, Coldplay

    May 04, 2012 1:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Radiohead scores a No. 1 ranking on the latest Hot Tours tally with ticket sales reported from two concerts in Mexico City during April. Touring in support of its album "The King of Limbs" released in 2011, the English rock band performed ...

  8. Canadian Music Week: 15 Things You Should Know About the Canadian Music Business

    March 21, 2012 12:50 PM EDT Canada is hot. The market north of the border continues to yield talent that scales the Billboard charts and drives sales worldwide, from Justin Bieber to Michael Bublé, Drake to Deadmau5, Avril Lavigne to Arcade Fire. These acts, among many other ...

  9. Polaris Music Prize Long List Nominees to be Announced in Vancouver

    March 13, 2012 12:04 PM EDT The Polaris Music Prize 2012 Long List will be announced on the other side of the country, for the first time, in Vancouver on June 14. Previously held in Toronto, the 40 titles up for the best album honor, will be revealed in front of the local m ...

  10. Billboard Bits: Gaga To Judge 'So You Think You Can Dance,' Rihanna Lawsuit Moves Forward

    July 26, 2011 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga To Judge "So You Think You Can Dance" This Week "Gaga is coming to dance," shouts the intro of a new "So You Think You Can Dance" ...

  11. Elton John, Whitney Houston, Frank Sinatra & More: Stories From Adult Contemporary's Biggest Stars & Songs

    July 20, 2011 10:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds on Whitney Houston. Bernie Taupin, Elton John's songwriting partner. Kenny Rogers, himself. Plus Many More. Billboard talks to some of the biggest names in adult contemporary. Their perspectives? Crucial. Th ...

  12. Karkwa Wins Polaris Music Prize

    September 21, 2010 8:13 AM EDT 0 0 0 Montreal indie rock act Karkwa took home the Polaris Music Prize for its fourth album, "Les Chemins de Verre" or "The Glass Paths" (Audiogram). The ceremony was held last night (Sept. 20) at CTV's Concert Hall at the Masonic ...

  13. MoogFest 2010 Expands Lineup

    August 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Devo, Disco Biscuits, Van Dyke Parks, Clare and the Reasons, Bonobo, and Ikonika have been added to the bill of MoogFest 2010, to be held Oct. 29-31 in multiple venues throughout downtown Asheville, N.C. Other artists scheduled to appear at the AC ...

  14. LCD Soundsystem Caps Camp Bisco Day One; Wu Massacre, Ween To Come

    July 16, 2010 5:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 When the eighth annual Camp Bisco opened its gates a year ago, relentless rain storms were already delaying artist sets. This year, for Thursday at least, dry skies smiled on Camp Bisco 9, held at the Indian Lookout Country Club in Mariaville, New Y ...

  15. Caribou, Broken Social Scene Make Polaris Prize Shortlist

    July 07, 2010 7:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 10 Canadian albums that made the shortlist for the annual Polaris Music Prize have been unveiled. Five previous nominees make the shortlist - the Besnard Lakes , Broken Social Scene , Caribou , Owen Pallett and Shad . Pallett won in 2006 as Fina ...

  16. Caribou, Broken Social Scene Make Polaris Prize Shortlist

    July 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The 10 Canadian albums that made the shortlist for the annual Polaris Music Prize have been unveiled. Five previous nominees make the shortlist - the Besnard Lakes, Broken Social Scene, Caribou, Owen Pallett and Shad. Pallett won in 2006 as Final ...

  17. Spain's Sonar Fest Headed To Chicago

    June 15, 2010 11:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sonar, Barcelona's experimental and electronic music festival, is to hold its first event in Chicago between Sept. 9-11. Sonar was founded in 1994, but since 2002 has held parallel events outside Spain. Its first excursion into the United State ...

  18. Summer 2010 Free Music Guide

    June 02, 2010 8:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 From Woody Guthrie to chamber music, summer 2010 covers all the bases. Here's Billboard's guide to free music festivals across the country, presented alphabetically by state. CALIFORNIA Santa Monica Pier Twilight Dance Santa Monica Through ...

  19. 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 ...

  20. Caribou's 'Andorra' Wins Polaris Music Prize

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Caribou's "Andorra," an album creator Dan Snaith said he made "at home in a bedroom," has won the third Canadian Polaris Music Prize. Caribou's "Andorra," an album creator Dan Snaith said he made "at home ...

  21. Caribou's 'Bedroom' Set Wins Polaris Prize

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Caribou's "Andorra," an album creator Dan Snaith said he made "at home in a bedroom," has won the third Canadian Polaris Music Prize. The gala, which was held in Toronto at the Phoenix Concert Theatre last night (Sept. 29) ...

  22. Wilson's 'Ocean' Set For Expanded Reissue

    January 24, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Late Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wilson's cult classic 1977 solo album, "Pacific Ocean Blue," will be released May 13 in an expanded edition by Caribou/Epic/Legacy. The project has been out of print for Late Beach Boys drummer Dennis Wi ...

  23. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    August 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rilo Kiley unveils its major-label debut (sort of), the New Pornographers battle piracy in creative fashion on "Challengers," superstar hip-hop producer Swizz Beatz snags Kanye and Coldplay for his fi A DVD comprised of chapters 13 through ...

  24. Caribou Conjures Major Melodies On Merge Debut

    June 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a stint with Domino, Caribou has inked with Merge for the Aug. 21 release of "Andorra." After a stint with Domino, Caribou has inked with Merge for the Aug. 21 release of "Andorra." Principal member Dan Snaith tells Billboa ...

  25. Four Tet 'Kicks' Back With Compilation

    April 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Four Tet's Kieran Hebden takes the helm of !K7's long-running "DJ Kicks" series, which will be released this summer. Four Tet's Kieran Hebden takes the helm of !K7's long-running "DJ Kicks" series, which will ...

  26. This Week's Top New Music Releases

    December 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing the debut album from "American Idol" runner-up Bo Bice, the sophomore set from soulster Anthony Hamilton, hip-hop compilations from Ludacris and Snoop Dogg and more. Reggaeton star Daddy Yankee's "Barrio Fino en Direct ...

  27. A Look At The Week's Top New Releases

    November 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Previewing the debut album from red-hot teenage newcomer Chris Brown, the second set of the year from Latin star Shakira, the sophomore album from U.K. rockers the Darkness and more. The latest live album from Dave Matthews Band, "Weekend on th ...

  28. Junior Boys Melding Simple Minds, Gershwin On New CD

    July 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eclectic Canadian electronica/rock act Junior Boys is eyeing an early 2006 release for its second album via KIN/Domino. Eclectic Canadian electronica/rock act Junior Boys is eyeing an early 2006 release for its second album via KIN/Domino. The set w ...

  29. Broken Social Scene, Dears To Remix Stars

    June 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Inspired by the 2004 Super Furry Animals' remix album "Phantom Phorce," indie pop act Stars is moving forward with a similar project involving its recently released third full-length, "Set Yourself on Inspired by the 2004 Super F ...

  30. Hot Product

    May 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The third album from Danish rock outfit the Raveonettes, "Pretty in Black" (Columbia), with guest appearances by Ronnie Spector and the Velvet Underground's Maureen ...

  31. Wilco, Franz Donate Rarities For Tsunami CD

    January 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Wilco, Franz Ferdinand, Hot Hot Heat and Interpol are among the artists that have contributed rare or previously unreleased tracks to a double-disc compilation that will raise funds for Asian tsunami Wilco, Franz Ferdinand, Hot Hot Heat and Interpol ...

  32. 2003 Juno Awards Nominees

    February 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST JUNO AWARDS NOMINEES Below are the nominees for Canada's 2003 Juno Awards, to be handed out April 6 at the Corel Centre in the country's capitol region, Ottowa-Gatineau. SINGLE OF THE YEAR "Bulletproof," Blue Rodeo (WEA/Warn ...