1. 'Nice Guy' Steve Miller Talks Rock Hall Rancor, Who He Wishes Had Inducted Him and How He'd Fix the Whole 'Rude' Process

    April 15, 2016 10:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I looked out there and I didn't really see any friendly faces -- I basically saw people I had been suing and auditing for years." Steve Miller is not a grumpy guy. Miller, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame on Apr ...

  2. Black Keys Regret Inducting Steve Miller Into Rock Hall: 'He Had No Idea Who We Were'

    April 13, 2016 11:12 AM EDT 0 0 0 Steve Miller had some choice words for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame when he was inducted on Friday night. Turns out, the band that inducted Miller wasn’t too thrilled to be on hand at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center either. “The whole process was unple ...

  3. SXSW 2016: Samsung's Galaxy Life Fest Launches With The Strokes and Arcs

    March 12, 2016 1:03 PM EST 0 0 0 For the launch of Samsung’s Galaxy Life Fest at SXSW, held Friday evening (March 11) for a few hundred in a former Austin post office downtown, it was a meeting of the old school and the new school with performances by The Strokes and The Arcs . 5 M ...

  4. 'Making a Murderer' Inspires New Arcs Song 'Lake Superior': Listen

    January 07, 2016 6:59 PM EST 0 0 0 All proceeds will go to the the nonprofit Innocence Project, which helps to exonerate wrongly convicted people. Like millions of others out there, the intensely dark Netflix documentary series Making a Murderer hit the members of the Arcs hard. But ...

  5. Cage the Elephant: 'Rock Has Almost Become a Dirty Word'

    December 04, 2015 2:42 PM EST 0 0 0 The title of Cage the Elephant ’s fourth album, Tell Me I’m Pretty (Dec. 18, RCA), isn’t a command: It’s a cry for help. “You can look at it with a dark underbelly,” says frontman Matt Shultz , 32. ” ‘ Please , tell me I’m pretty -- I need this!’ ” ...

  6. Dan Auerbach Feels 'Survivor's Remorse' Following Tragedy at Le Bataclan in Paris

    November 14, 2015 9:06 PM EST 1.995 k 302 25 Dan Auerbach  -- singer/guitarist for the Black Keys and his side project, the Arcs -- was in Paris at the time of the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks. He is now recounting the terrifying experience that has left him with “survivor's remorse ...

  7. Cage the Elephant Doesn't 'Mess Around' on New Single: Listen

    October 29, 2015 7:52 PM EDT 0 0 0 Take a bite out of your day like Matt Shultz takes a bite out of pineapples with the new Cage the Elephant single "Mess Around." The four-piece rock band premiered the first single from upcoming album Tell Me I'm Pretty on Thursday (O ...

  8. Sean 'Diddy' Combs' All-Star Prayer Circle and More Insider Scoop

    October 23, 2015 4:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Diddy Prays As far as Sean “Diddy” Combs is concerned, the family that plays together prays together. Insiders say the hip-hop mogul led an all-star prayer circle that included his son Christian Combs, Lil’ Kim , Lil Wayne , French Montana and Busta ...

  9. Dan Auerbach Becomes Blues 'Legend' Blind Freddy Blindman on 'Colbert' Sketch

    September 28, 2015 11:14 AM EDT 0 0 0 Also, watch the Black Keys guitarist perform “Outta My Mind,” a new song from his side project, the Arcs. Black Keys guitarist Dan Auerbach stepped aside from his main band this year to put out an album from his side project, the Arcs .  Dan and the ...

  10. Outside Lands 2015 Day 2 Highlights: Angus & Julia Stone, Tame Impala, Kendrick Lamar, the Black Keys and More

    August 09, 2015 10:36 PM EDT More than 70,000 people returned to Golden Gate Park in San Francisco on Saturday (Aug. 8) for day two of the Outside Lands Music and Arts festival. The evening's lineup presented a skew of performance conflicts with an overabundance of th ...

  11. Black Keys' Dan Auerbach's Side Project The Arcs Announces Album 'Yours, Dreamily'

    June 09, 2015 12:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Back in April, Black Keys guitarist-vocalist Dan Auerbach announced a new side project called the Arcs. That news came wrapped in the hype of the then-impending Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, backed by a single called "Stay in My Corner ...

  12. Lana Del Rey Makes Captivating Return to New York at Governors Ball

    June 08, 2015 2:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 "It's so amazing to be back." It's been nearly three years to the day that Lana Del Rey last played New York City (June 10, 2012 at Irving Plaza), and the enigmatic singer reserved her few words during a closing headline set of t ...

  13. Emile Haynie Tells the Story Behind 'We Fall' Tracks With Rufus Wainwright, Brian Wilson & More

    March 03, 2015 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Producer and songwriter Emile Haynie is very excited to talk about his first album, We Fall , but not for the reasons you might expect. "It's kind of weird when you're a producer speaking on someone else's work," says Haynie ...

  14. Black Keys' Patrick Carney Dislocates Shoulder After Being Struck by Giant Wave

    January 04, 2015 3:49 PM EST Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney might have to take a break from his duties behind the kit for a while. The Black Keys Considering January Studio Return Carney, who plays in blues-rock duo The Black Keys alongside guitarist/singer Dan Auerbach , ...

  15. Dave Grohl's 'Good Guy' Status Landed the President For 'Sonic Highways' Series

    October 17, 2014 2:20 PM EDT Ever wanted to travel the country with the fighters/chart"> Foo Fighters and record an album with them? Well the band's new docuseries, Sonic Highways , gives fans and music lovers alike the chance to do just that. It premieres on HBO ...

  16. Foo Fighters Play Intimate Gig at NYC 'Sonic Highways' Screening

    October 15, 2014 10:15 AM EDT Leave it to Foo Fighters lead singer Dave Grohl to find the perfect way to get viewers interested in the band's upcoming docu-series, Sonic Highways . "Cameras rolling at all times -- when we were hungover, hungry and whimsical moments. ...

  17. Jack White on Black Keys: 'Ripping Off Sounds of Mine'

    May 30, 2014 8:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 The White Stripes frontman also delivers offhanded disses to Adele and Lana Del Rey A couple weeks ago, speaking with Rolling Stone, The Black Keys  reignited a feud  with Jack White saying he sounded like “an asshole” in the leaked emails to his ex ...

  18. The Black Keys' Biggest Beefs: Justin Bieber, Michael Jackson & More

    May 27, 2014 1:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 These days, it's not too hard being the Black Keys. The Ohio-bred duo of singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney earned its first No. 1 album this week, as new LP "Turn Blue" beat out Michael Jackson's posthumous ...

  19. Black Keys on Jack White: '(He) Obviously Sounds Like an A--hole'

    May 20, 2014 1:57 PM EDT White accused the Black Keys of copying his style and tried to have his children removed from classes with the children of Keys' frontman Dan Auerbach Last August, TMZ leaked e-mails sent from Jack White to his ex-wife Karen Elson that showcas ...

  20. The Black Keys Rock ‘Saturday Night Live’ With New Songs 'Fever' and 'Bullet In the Brain'

    May 11, 2014 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 Blues-rock duo the Black Keys returned to “Saturday Night Live” on May 10 to preview new tunes from its eighth studio album, “Turn Blue,” due May 13 on Nonesuch Records. Black Keys Announce Turn Blue World Tour Backed by an organist and bass player, ...

  21. Black Keys Announce Turn Blue World Tour

    May 08, 2014 9:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Keys are out to support new album "Turn Blue," due May 13 via Nonesuch One of rock's biggest and bluesiest 2014 tours has just been announced. The Black Keys have unveiled an extensive run of headlining dates for the second half o ...

  22. Lana Del Rey's 'West Coast' Set For Strong Hot 100 Debut

    April 18, 2014 3:55 PM EDT Her new song appears headed for the list's top half next week thanks to expected high sales following her buzzworthy Coachella set Lana Del Rey's new single "West Coast" looks likely to debut in the upper half of next week� ...

  23. Black Keys, Maroon 5 Highlight Friday's NYC Super Bowl Shows

    February 01, 2014 12:50 PM EST The blitz of music taking over New York City during Super Bowl week continues with a pair of concerts at legendary venues The Black Keys didn't mess around on Friday night (Jan. 31), in what was likely their final show at New York City' ...

  24. Black Keys' Dan Auerbach in Messy Divorce

    August 06, 2013 10:02 AM EDT While his Nashville neighbor and sworn enemy Jack White battles it out with his ex-wife over custody of their kids, Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach is reportedly in an even messier situation with his own divorce, from estranged wife Stephanie Gon ...

  25. Valerie June Talks 'Pushin' Against a Stone'

    June 11, 2013 2:00 PM EDT There's a special group of fans who've been waiting a long time for Valerie June's powerful, genre-defying debut album, "Pushin' Against a Stone," due August 13: investors. The Tennessee-born singer financed the proje ...

  26. Black Keys, Drake, Gotye Among Grammys Pre-Telecast Winners

    February 10, 2013 7:57 PM EST 4 0 0 The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach had three Grammys in his possession before the 55th annual Grammy Awards telecast began Sunday night. Auerbach was named producer of the year, non-classical, and the Black Keys' "Lonely Boy" was named ...

  27. Black Keys Hint at New Album, Plot Tour with Flaming Lips

    January 07, 2013 12:50 PM EST 0 0 0 The Black Keys are gearing up for their eighth studio album as their seventh LP, 2011's "El Camino," has a shot at an Album of the Year Grammy next month. The duo plans to hit the studio this month, and have offered a quartet of tour ...

  28. New Year's Eve Concert Guide: From Jay-Z/Coldplay to Skrillex; Nicki Minaj to Willie Nelson, and More

    December 28, 2012 3:00 PM EST Jay-Z (left) with Coldplay's Chris Martin play Brooklyn's Barclays Center on New Year's Eve. (Getty) Across the country -- from Coldplay and Jay-Z in Brooklyn and Nicki MInaj in Vegas to Skrillex in Detroit and Willie Nelson in Aust ...

  29. New Year's Eve: 13 Hot Shows to Ring In 2013

    December 28, 2012 2:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Across the country, music fans will be kicking off 2013 at massive arenas and intimate venues, at overwhelming raves and scintillating hip-hop shows, at rock showcases and pop explosions. Which New Year's Eve experience is right for you? Check ...

  30. 2013 Grammy Awards: Record of the Year

    December 21, 2012 11:23 AM EST five singular sensations go for the gold "Lonely Boy" The Black Keys Producers: The Black Keys, Danger Mouse Engineers/Mixers: Tom Elmhirst, Kennie Takahashi, Brian Lucey From: El Camino Label: Nonesuch "Lonely Boy" is the lead ...

  31. 2013 Grammy Awards: Album Of The Year

    December 21, 2012 11:14 AM EST THE CREME DE LA CREME THESE ARTISTIC STATEMENTS DEFINED THE YEAR IN MUSIC   El Camino The Black Keys Producers : The Black Keys, Danger Mouse Engineers/Mixers: Tchad Blake, Tom Elmhirst, Kennie Takahashi Mastering Engineer: Brian Lucey Label: None ...

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  33. Grammy Analysis: Fun., Frank Ocean Lead Youth Movement

    December 06, 2012 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 It's phase two of the youth movement at the Grammys. With blockbuster albums like Adele 's and Taylor Swift 's falling outside of Grammy eligibility, the Recording Academy bestowed multiple nominations on acts in the early stages of t ...

  34. Ne-Yo Would 'Definitely' Make a Country Record, Fun.'s Vocal Problems + More Grammys Concert Backstage Moments

    December 06, 2012 9:25 AM EST 0 0 0 Alabama Shakes, the Lumineers, Hunter Hayes React to Grammy Nominations Backstage at the Grammy Nominations "Concert Live!!" on Wednesday, several of the night's biggest nominees -- Hunter Hayes, Fun., the Lumineers -- dropped by to g ...

  35. Grammy Analysis: Youth Rules Nominations; Some High-Profile Snubs

    December 06, 2012 9:02 AM EST It's phase two of the youth movement at the Grammys. With blockbuster albums like Adele's and Taylor Swift's falling outside of Grammy eligibility, the Recording Academy bestowed multiple nominations on acts in the early stages of t ...

  36. Mumford & Sons, Fun., Frank Ocean Lead Grammy Nominations 2013

    December 05, 2012 11:25 PM EST There's a rock pileup at the top of the 2013 Grammy Award nominations. The 55th annual ceremony announced its nominees in Nashville on Wednesday night during a primetime concert special, with fun., Mumford & Sons and Dan Auerbach -- nomin ...

  37. Black Keys, Fun., Frank Ocean Lead Grammy Nominations 2013

    December 05, 2012 11:20 PM EST 0 0 0 Also With Six Nods: Mumford & Sons, Jay-Z and Kanye West ... Lumineers, Hunter Hayes Among Best New Artist Hopefuls There's a rock pileup at the top of the 2013 Grammy Award nominations. The 55th annual ceremony announced its nominees in Na ...

  38. Grammy Awards 2013: Major Nominees List

    December 05, 2012 11:00 PM EST 0 0 0 The nominees for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced on Wednesday (December 5) with Fun., Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons, Kanye West, Jay-Z and Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys) leading the way with six nods apiece. Below is a list of the majo ...

  39. Grammy Awards 2013: Major Nominees List

    December 05, 2012 11:00 PM EST The nominees for the 55th Annual Grammy Awards were announced on Wednesday (Dec. 5) with Fun., Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons, Kanye West, Jay-Z and Dan Auerbach (The Black Keys) leading the way with six nods apiece. Below is a list of the major ...

  40. Black Keys Settle Pizza Hut, Home Depot Lawsuits

    November 27, 2012 7:23 PM EST The Black Keys told a federal judge the band has settled copyright infringement lawsuits against Pizza Hut and The Home Depot claiming misuse of their music in commercials. The band alleged the song "Lonely Boy" was improperly used to se ...

  41. The Beat 10/9: Will PSY Go Topless? Plus New Ellie Goulding, Wallflowers Albums

    October 09, 2012 3:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Welcome to the Tuesday, Oct. 9 edition of "The Beat," Billboard.com's daily music news show, featuring host Jonathan Brooks running down the latest music news -- who's making headlines and who's topping the charts. In today& ...

  42. Black Keys' Dan Auerbach on Rockin' With Neil Young, Dave Grohl

    October 05, 2012 9:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Black Keys frontman talks joining the all-star jam and Grohl's backstage thoughts For fans of all-star finales at rock shows, you'd be hard pressed to top a 10-minute rendition of "Rockin' in The Free World" with Neil Young ...

  43. Foo Fighters Say So Long, Neil Young Stomps at Global Citizen Festival

    September 30, 2012 12:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Grohl delivered more warnings that the Foo Fighters will be staying away for a very long time at the massive Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park on Saturday, flatly telling the estimated 60,000-plus fans that "this is i ...

  44. Black Keys' Patrick Carney Weds in Nashville

    September 18, 2012 8:59 PM EDT 0 0 0 Patrick Carney of The Black Keys has gotten married. The rock drummer married Emily Ward on Saturday at the home they share in Nashville. The Keys' publicist says the couple was joined by about 350 family and friends for the back-yard ceremony. ...

  45. Lollapalooza 2012: 15 Things Seen & Heard Friday

    August 04, 2012 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 The opening day of Lollapalooza 2012 closed with a black celebration. Or the north end of Chicago's Grant Park, devil horns flew and heads banged as Black Sabbath brought forth a metal onslaught of the heaviest form. On the south end, fireworks ...

  46. JEFF the Brotherhood, a Nashville Act, Is Now a Major Label Act

    July 12, 2012 12:15 PM EDT Anyone attempting to start their own band and launch a music career may find their early options "extremely limiting," says Jake Orrall of Nashville duo JEFF the Brotherhood. "You're limited from the first problem of just getti ...

  47. Black Keys Sue Pizza Hut, Home Depot Over Copyright Infringement In Ads

    June 25, 2012 7:00 AM EDT LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Black Keys are not shilling power tools or pizza, the band said in copyright infringement lawsuits against The Home Depot and Pizza Hut. The "Lonely Boy" band filed the federal lawsuits Thursday, claiming Home Dep ...

  48. MTV Movie Awards Bring Sales Bumps For Black Keys, fun., Martin Solveig, Wiz Khalifa

    June 14, 2012 7:05 AM EDT The hold-your-right-arm look: The Black Keys' Patrick Carney (left) and Dan Auerbach flank actor Johnny Depp at the MTV Movie Awards June 3, where the trio performed two Black Keys songs. (Photo Courtesy: MTV) The MTV Movie Awards on June 3 s ...

  49. Black Keys Drummer Patrick Carney Calls Sean Parker an 'A--hole' for Exploiting Musicians

    March 26, 2012 5:15 PM EDT The Black Keys had one of the biggest albums of the past six months, were featured in Billboard Magazine, and headlined arenas like Madison Square Garden this month and will do the same at Coachella next month, yet Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney ...

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