1. Corey Harris

    Corey Harris

    2 Albums, 0 Songs

    • Mississippi to Mali
    • Downhome Sophisticate
  2. Corey Harris on 'Meeting' Woody Guthrie, Working With Wilco & His New Film

    April 06, 2012 2:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Corey Harris was an adjunct player in the "Mermaid Avenue" project helmed by Billy Bragg and Wilco. But with the "Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions" box set arriving April 21, the roots music troubadour says he has fond memor ...

  3. 24OnTV

    June 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for June 12-18, 2006. MONDAY, JUNE 12 "Makes A Video," MTV2 Featured artist(s): Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg, Lil' J. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured artist(s): Gnarls Barkley (also featured: ...

  4. Crowes, Maceo In Line For Blues & Brews Fest

    May 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Crowes, Maceo Parker and the Subdudes are among the artists who will take part in Colorado's 12th annual Telluride Blues & Brews festival. The Black Crowes, Maceo Parker and the Subdudes are among the artists who will take part in ...

  5. Mississippi to Mali

    December 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Inspired by his participation in Inspired by his participation in Martin Scorsese's PBS series, "The Blues," Corey Harris—no stranger to musical eclecticism—cut part of the tracks for this album in Mississippi and the rest in the West ...

  6. Hot Product

    November 16, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A self-titled Geffen album from pop/punk trio Blink-182, led by "Feeling This," which is No. 3 on Billboard's Modern Rock Tracks chart. A new album from country sta ...

  7. UPDATE: Harris Travels 'Mississippi To Mali'

    October 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bluesman Corey Harris will release his fifth studio album, "Mississippi to Mali," on Nov. 18 via Rounder Records. Bluesman Corey Harris will release his fifth studio album, "Mississippi to Mali," on Nov. 18 via Rounder Records. H ...

  8. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Sept. 22-28, 2003. These days, there's always lots of music on television. But rare is the week when so many quality programs featuring artists and music I feel rank above ...

  9. Labels Rolling Out A Bounty Of 'Blues'

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The U.S. Congress has declared 2003 "the year of the blues," and Sony Legacy and Universal Music Enterprises (UME) are rolling out a flood of releases tied to the fall PBS series "Martin Scorsese Pres The U.S. Congress has declared 20 ...

  10. Hot Product

    June 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Boyd Tinsley Your Aim Is 'True' After a dozen years as violinist in Dave Matthews Band, Boyd Tinsley says the making of his debut solo disc, "True Reflections," was a liberating endeavor. The album, which features contributions f ...

  11. Tinsley's Talent 'Reflected' On Solo Debut

    June 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a dozen years as violinist in Dave Matthews Band, Boyd Tinsley says the making of his debut solo disc, "True Reflections," was a liberating endeavor. The album arrives June 17 via Bama Rags/RCA. After a dozen years as violinist in Da ...

  12. DMB's Tinsley Begins Solo Journey

    June 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After years of toying with the idea, Dave Matthews Band violinist Boyd Tinsley tells Billboard.com the decision to record his Bama Rags/RCA solo debut. After years of toying with the idea, Dave Matthews Band violinist Boyd Tinsley tells Billboard.co ...

  13. DMB Violinist Stays 'True' On Solo Debut

    May 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Matthews Band violinist Boyd Tinsley will release his solo debut, "True Reflections," June 17 via RCA/Bama Rags. The set shares its name with an unrecorded Dave Matthews Band song that Tinsley ha Dave Matthews Band violinist Boyd Tins ...

  14. Dub Side of the Moon

    March 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The object of this musical exercise is a reggae interpretation of Pink Floyd's near-mythic 1973 album Dark Side of the Moon. The object of this musical exercise is a reggae interpretation of Pink Floyd's near-mythic 1973 album Dark Side of ...

  15. New Cash, Jennings Tributes Planned

    February 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The careers of country music legends Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings will be feted with newly announced tribute albums due in the coming months. Dualtone will issue "Lonesome, On'ry, and Mean -- A Tri The careers of country music legends J ...

  16. 24th Annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards Nominees

    January 21, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominees for the Blues Foundation's 24th annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards, to be given out May 22 in Memphis, Tenn. Below are the nominees for the Blues Foundation's 24th annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards. The honors will be given out May 22 in ...

  17. Reggae Veterans Spiff Up 'Dark Side'

    November 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 New York reggae label Easy Star has set a Feb. 18 release date for "Dub Side of the Moon," a song-by-song reggae/dub reinterpretation of Pink Floyd's landmark 1973 album "Dark Side of the Moon." New York reggae label Easy St ...

  18. Blues Cruise Struggles In Post-9/11 Climate

    August 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 While most -- if not all -- in the U.S. concert business are feeling the bite of a post-Sept. 11 marketplace, few could claim to be as badly bitten as the operators of the New York City Blues Cruise. While most -- if not all -- in the U.S. concert b ...

  19. Downhome Sophisticate

    May 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With his fifth album, Corey Harris has arrived at a point in his musical odyssey where it's no longer possible to categorize him as anything more specific than a roots musician. With his fifth album, Corey Harris has arrived at a point in his m ...

  20. Bonnaroo Fest Bolsters Lineup

    May 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Two Grateful Dead principals and a host of hip-hop and DJ acts have been added to the lineup for the inaugural Bonnaroo festival, set for June 21-23 in Manchester, Tenn. Dead bassist Phil Lesh will be Two Grateful Dead principals and a host of hip-h ...

  21. Scorsese, PBS Working On Six-Part Blues Series

    November 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Martin Scorsese is executive-producing "The Blues," a six-part series that will air on PBS in 2003, Billboard Bulletin reports. A source says that unlike recent PBS series such as "Ken Burns Jazz" and Martin Scorsese is executive ...

  22. Top Blues Stars Grace Handy Awards Compilation

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Taj Mahal, Shemekia Copeland, Corey Harris, and Eddy Clearwater are among the blues artists featured on the first compilation CD culled from the nominee list for this year's W.C. Handy Awards, which w Taj Mahal, Shemekia Copeland, Corey Harris, ...

  23. W.C. Handy Awards Line Up Top Blues Talent

    April 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Blues legends Taj Mahal, Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater, and Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown are confirmed to perform at the 22nd annual W.C. Handy Blues Awards ceremony. Hosted by Dr. John, the May 24 affair Blues legends Taj Mahal, Edd ...