1. Chuck Leavell

    Chuck Leavell

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    • Back to the Woods: A Tribute to the Pioneers of Blues Piano
  2. Backbeat: The Scene at Rolling Stones' Closing Night at Prudential Center

    December 16, 2012 5:01 PM EST Global Spectrum's Ike Richman (left) with Billboard's Ray Waddell (Photo: Teri Waddell) The final show of the Rolling Stones' "50 & Counting" mini-tour at the Prudential Center in Newark Saturday night brought out a di ...

  3. Rolling Stones Start Up Reunion With London Blowout

    November 26, 2012 11:30 AM EST th Anniversary Kicks Off at O2 ... Bill Wyman, Mick Taylor Make Rare Cameos ... Mary J. Blige and Jeff Beck Guest Star ... 150 Minutes of Sweaty Rock n' Roll "It took us 50 years to get from Dartford to Greenwich," said Mick Jagger ...

  4. Six Questions with Chuck Leavell

    June 07, 2012 4:10 PM EDT 0 0 Anyone who doesn't recognize Chuck Leavell's name hasn't read many rock album credits closely. The Georgia keyboardist has backed Dr. John, served as a member of the Allman Brothers Band, co-founded the jazz-rock combo "Sea Level&q ...

  5. John Mayer Unveils Tour Dates, Previews New Single 'Shadow Days'

    February 27, 2012 5:21 PM EST It's been two years since John Mayer last toured the U.S., but this April the singer/songwriter will be hitting the road in support of his upcoming album, Born and Raised . But wait there's more: Mayer posted a 60 second clip of the reco ...

  6. Rock Vets Remember 'The Day The Music Died'

    February 03, 2009 1:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Fifty years after Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper played their final gig at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, the Day the Music Died became the Day the Music Went On and On. Last night's tribute concert at the original Surf ...

  7. Capricorn Records Founder Phil Walden Dies

    April 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Launched careers of Otis Redding, Allman Bros. Phil Walden, the Capricorn Records founder who launched the careers of Otis Redding and the Allman Brothers Band while helping pioneer the Southern rock sound of the 1970s, has died after a long battl ...

  8. Allmans Going Above & Beyond At Beacon Run

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 While fans of the Allman Brothers Band have long treasured its annual residency at New York's Beacon Theatre, they might remember this year's stand as the best yet. In addition to hosting guests like While fans of the Allman Brothers Band ...

  9. Hot Product

    September 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rolling Stones Still Rolling When Mick Jagger had qualms about recording a new Rolling Stones album at his house in France, Keith Richards had a simple retort. "I said to Mick, 'Listen, once upon a time, we cut a record in the South of Fra ...

  10. Stones Strip Down, Have A Laugh On New Album

    July 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Mick Jagger had qualms about recording a new Rolling Stones album at his house in France, Keith Richards had a simple retort. "I said to Mick, 'Listen, once upon a time, we cut a record in the So When Mick Jagger had qualms about reco ...

  11. Stones Regroup For New Tour, Album

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected, the Rolling Stones are today announcing another mega world tour during a media event at New York's Juilliard School of Music. The outing begins Aug. 21 at Fenway Park in Boston, and ticke As expected , the Rolling Stones today (May ...

  12. Georgia Music Hall To Honor Charles

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The late Ray Charles and Bill Lowery will be honored by the Georgia Music Hall of Fame Sept. 18 during a ceremony when the hall also will induct four new members. The late Ray Charles and Bill Lowery will be honored by the Georgia Music Hall of Fame ...

  13. Richard Ashcroft Focuses On Warmth, Hope

    April 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Richard Ashcroft's second solo album, "Human Conditions," is a spiritual work that the former frontman for the Verve says grew out of the fabric of his recent life. Ashcroft explains, &qu ...

  14. Montgomery Gentry Rolls Into 'Town'

    August 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Having successfully carved a niche as purveyors of hard-charging country rock, working-class party songs, and male-perspective ballads, Columbia duo Montgomery Gentry has set out to broaden its musical ...

  15. Stones' 40th Anniversary Tour Bows In Beantown

    May 07, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Rolling Stones will announce 32 dates for its year-long, 40th anniversary world tour today (May 7) at a press conference in New York's Van Cortland Park, Billboard Bulletin reports. The tour kicks The Rolling Stones will announce 32 dates f ...

  16. Chuck Leavell Unveils 'Forever Blue' And 'Forever Green'

    March 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In-demand session player and A-list sideman Chuck Leavell can add "solo recording artist" to his resume with the release of his solo piano album, "Forever Blue," on Terminus Records. Leavell made his In-demand session player and ...

  17. Warren Haynes Flourishes As He Keeps The Mule Alive

    October 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's the not knowing whether or not the rug may suddenly be pulled out from under his feet that has helped make Warren Haynes perhaps the hardest-working man on the so-called jam-band circuit. It's the not knowing whether or not the rug ma ...

  18. Gov't Mule Goes Off 'The Deep End'

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule will release "The Deep End Vol. 1," its first studio album since the <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/billboard/daily/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=874281">August 2000 death</A> of fo Gov't ...

  19. Govt' Mule, Roots Head For The Summit

    August 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule, the Roots, the String Cheese Incident, Burning Spear, and the Funky Meters are among the acts set to play at the Summit, a three-day music festival held the weekend of Aug. 17-19 at Mariav Gov't Mule, the Roots, the String Chee ...

  20. Forever Blue

    June 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chuck Leavell's gracefully rolling blues piano style has been heard on dozens of records by top-shelf pop stars, including Eric Clapton, the Allman Brothers Band, Chuck Berry, Aretha Franklin, and, si Chuck Leavell's gracefully rolling blu ...

  21. Chesnutt Teams With Widespread For New Album

    April 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Renowned jam band Widespread Panic and fellow Athens, Ga., resident and folky singer/songwriter Vic Chesnutt have teamed up to record another album under the name Brute. Chesnutt tells Billboard.com t Renowned jam band Widespread Panic and fellow At ...