1. Leon Bridges Talks Danny Clinch-Directed Grammys Commercial (And His Favorite Vintage Stores)

    February 14, 2016 8:50 PM EST 0 0 0 The best R&B album nominee stars in a new Squarespace ad directed by the legendary photographer. Leon Bridges went from washing dishes in Fort Worth, Texas, to a Grammy nomination in about two years. You might think you know what to do with a st ...

  2. Bonnaroo Day 3 Recap: Mumford & Sons Get a Little Help From Their Friends; Jon Hamm Makes Surprise Appearance

    June 14, 2015 11:05 AM EDT Also, Pretty Lights leads the Superjam!, Slayer slays, Bleachers goes Bruce, and Belle & Sebastian makes us swoon. Bonnaroo 2015 hit its second half in grand fashion yesterday (June 14) with an action-packed, marathon day of big time performa ...

  3. Watch My Morning Jacket's Jim James and Seth Avett Cover Blind Melon

    May 01, 2015 12:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 On April 7, photographer-filmmaker Danny Clinch announced plans for a documentary on the late Blind Melon singer Shannon Hoon. In order to promote the film's Kickstarter campaign, Clinch enlisted the help of a couple rock frontmen. Below, watch ...

  4. Exclusive: Blind Melon Documentary Starts Kickstarter Campaign

    April 07, 2015 3:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 EP & co-director Danny Clinch will do a live-tweet Tuesday night about the film. A trailer for Danny Clinch’s documentary on late Blind Melon singer Shannon Hoon is being released Tuesday (April 7) at 7 p.m. ET to launch a Kickstarter campaign f ...

  5. Executive Turntable: Phil Casey Returns to ICM Partners, Vevo Appoints Stacy Moscatelli, BMG Chrysalis US Acquires Vagrant

    November 20, 2014 8:10 PM EST A list of moves and shakes across the music business, including ICM Partners, Republic Records, Dualtone Music Group and many more. -- Phil Casey returned to ICM Partners as a senior agent in the concerts department, where he began his career in 1 ...

  6. Paul Weller & Miles Kane Go Mod for John Varvatos Ads

    July 11, 2012 11:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 Men's edgy lifestyle brand John Varvatos brings English punk legend Paul Weller and fellow UK indie rocker Miles Kane together for its latest campaign. The images for the print ads, taken by Danny Clinch against a gritty pawn shop in Manhattan& ...

  7. AT&T-Samsung Sign Sponsorship Deal With Rag & Bone, Band of Horses To Play Launch

    February 08, 2012 9:00 AM EST AT&T and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) has inked a sponsorship pact with hot fashion brand rag & bone for the U.S. launch of Samsung's new device, the Samsung Galaxy Note , which will be available exclusively at ...

  8. John Varvatos Grabs Green Day For Spring 2012 Campaign

    January 13, 2012 11:50 AM EST 0 0 0 Edgy fashion label John Varvatos may be bold enough to house a retail store in the former location of legendary punk club CBGB, but now seems they're rock'n'roll enough for Green Day. The pop-punk trio follows in the footsteps of the ...

  9. Green Day Signs On as New Face of John Varvatos

    January 12, 2012 7:00 PM EST It wasn't long ago that Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was being booted from a Southwest flight for sagging pants and now, he's an official fashion model. The band has signed on to be the new face of John Varvatos' spring c ...

  10. Santa Barbara Festival Books My Morning Jacket, Cowsills, Rhino Records Films

    January 05, 2012 7:13 PM EST Films about the Cowsills, the collaboration between My Morning Jacket and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band and two Los Angeles record stores -- Rhino Records and Music Man Murray -- will be screened at the 27th Santa Barbara International Film Fest ...

  11. Soundgarden / Aug. 5, 2010 / Chicago (Vic Theater)

    August 06, 2010 9:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 As a warm-up to its big comeback gig closing out Lollapalooza Sunday night, Soundgarden packed Chicago's intimate Vic Theater Thursday (Aug 5). While the original four-piece ably served up two hours of the muscular, sludgy rock they made their ...

  12. Will.i.am, Tim McGraw Among Artists Tapped For Gillette Campaign

    January 11, 2010 12:00 AM EST Black Eyed Peas’ will.i.am, Tim McGraw, Mark Hoppus of Blink-182 and the All-American Rejects will be featured in the upcoming Gillette Uncut campaign which will include a series of digital documentary short films on the artists. The Gillette Uncu ...

  13. The Billboard Q&A: Eddie Vedder (Part Two)

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Pearl Jam frontman talks at length with Billboard about his soundtrack for the new Sean Penn-directed film "Into the Wild," its impact on his life, the 2008 election and how his creative process c Continued from page 1... Basically, Se ...

  14. Blind Melon / Oct. 9, 2007 / New York (Canal Room)

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To some, Blind Melon are considered a one-hit wonder -- a group whose sunshiny 1993 hit, "No Rain," represents a blip on their rock'n'roll radar. But 12 years after the overdose of singer Shannon Hoon To some, Blind Melon are con ...

  15. Brad Regroups For NYC Benefit, New Album, Reissues

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Seattle band Brad hasn't played live in three years, but its Oct. 17 concert in New York is about much more than shaking off the cobwebs. Seattle band Brad hasn't played live in three years, but its Oct. 17 concert in New York is about muc ...

  16. Foo Fighters Celebrate 'Echoes' At NYC Club Show

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Do you guys have the new record?," Dave Grohl teased four songs into the Foo Fighters' surprise show at New York's intimate Fillmore at Irving Plaza last night (Sept. 20). "Do you guys have the new record?," Dave Grohl ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Pearl Jam, Akwid, Ministry

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Details are still coming together at deadline, but it seems a sure bet that Pearl Jam fans will have a new live DVD via Rhino to play on repeat before the holidays are out. Details are still coming together at deadline, but it seems a sure bet that ...

  18. Pearl Jam's 'New' World Order

    April 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eddie Vedder chuckles when he looks back on the early years of Pearl Jam's lifecycle and how the group balanced the pressures of success: "You get growing pains when you get taller, but we got them wh Eddie Vedder chuckles when he looks ba ...

  19. Dear Ryan...

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A big fan takes stock and asks: 'How much is too much?' Ryan Adams had a very busy 2005. He released three Lost Highway albums, one of which a double-disc, and tailed it with a major tour to support the first, "Cold Roses." Since ...

  20. Stipe Covers Arthur Song For Katrina Relief

    February 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe has recorded singer/songwriter Joseph Arthur's "In the Sun" for a digital EP, proceeds from which will benefit Mercy Corps' efforts to rebuild New Orleans neighborhoods d R.E.M. frontman Michael Stip ...

  21. Foos Rock Hard, Sing Softly On New Album

    May 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters present two distinct sides of their musical personalities on "In Your Honor," which offers one disc each of electric and acoustic songs. The 20-track album is due June 14 via RCA; fir The Foo Fighters present two distinct ...

  22. Springsteen Spiffs Up 'Devils & Dust'

    March 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In addition to the standard audio tracks on one side, the DVD side will sport acoustic renditions of the title track, "Long Time Comin'," "Reno," All I'm Thinkin' About" and "Matamoras Banks," filmed ...

  23. Phish Management Company To Close

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With the final, rain-soaked Phish fest in Coventry, Vt., now in the books after a lengthy refund reconciliation, longtime band manager John Paluska will dismantle the band's Burlington, Vt.-based mana With the final, rain-soaked Phish fest in C ...

  24. Phish To Reward Spurned Festival Fans

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fans turned away from Phish's career-capping Coventry festival in Vermont earlier this month will receive free digital downloads from the event, including the soundcheck, as well as a one-of-a-kind ph Fans turned away from Phish's career-c ...

  25. Bonnaroo Recalled On CD, DVD

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The audio set "Live From Bonnaroo" and the DVD "270 Miles From Graceland - Bonnaroo 2003" will be issued Oct. 21 via Sanctuary. As eclectic as the festival itself, a two-disc CD release and a DVD commemorating this year's se ...

  26. Ben Harper Documentary To Tour Theaters

    November 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Ben Harper documentary "Pleasure & Pain" has just begun a two-month U.S. theatrical run, on the heels of its release on DVD Tuesday (Nov. 26) by Virgin. The Ben Harper documentary "Pleasure & Pain" has just begun a tw ...

  27. Harper's 'Pleasure And Pain' Coming To Video

    June 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Noted rock photographer Danny Clinch has completed work on "Pleasure and Pain," a Ben Harper DVD documentary tentatively due out by Thanksgiving from Virgin. The 90-minute film blends concert clips fr Noted rock photographer Danny Clinch h ...

  28. Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals Go 'Live From Mars'

    February 16, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ben Harper's got some decisions to make. He's nearly through listening to the tapes of almost every show he and his Innocent Criminals have performed over the past three years. And now it's time to Ben Harper's got some decisions ...

  29. Ben Harper And The Innocent Criminals Go 'Live From Mars'

    February 16, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ben Harper's got some decisions to make. He's nearly through listening to the tapes of almost every show he and his Innocent Criminals have performed over the past three years. And now it's time to de Ben Harper's got some decisi ...