1. Voto Latino, iTunes Offer Music in Exchange For Election Participation

    March 22, 2012 3:50 PM EDT In an effort to lure young Latinos to vote in the 2012 U.S. presidential election, Voto Latino is offering 35 free songs via iTunes by a diverse selection of leading Latin artists including Pitbull, Los Tigres del Norte and Rodrigo y Gabriela. The ...

  2. A Guide To SXSW Music: Hot Parties, Big Showcases, Can't-Miss Shows

    March 12, 2012 7:45 AM EDT SXSW Music is just about the most overwhelming festival experience the music industry serves up on a yearly basis, with thousands of bands spread across the city performing both unofficial and official SXSW events, house parties, free bar shows, b ...

  3. Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog

    March 09, 2012 2:42 PM EST March 13, 2012 | EXCLUSIVE Exclusive: Ginger Baker Documentarian To Next Tackle Bill Laswell "Beware of Mr. Baker" director Jay Bulger (center) and producer Fisher Stevens (right) are interviewed during the film's press day on Sunda ...

  4. Pearl Jam Caps PJ20 Fest With The Strokes, QOTSA, Chris Cornell All-Star Jam: Photos

    September 05, 2011 10:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 How did Pearl Jam top its guest-laden headlining set at Saturday's PJ20 birthday celebration / festival in East Troy, WI? The band capped the weekend Sunday (Sept. 4) with a three-hour workout that included a second Temple of the Dog reunion wi ...

  5. Bobby Pulido, Grupo Fantasma To Play Austin's Pachanga Fest

    April 07, 2010 5:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Pachanga Latino Music Festival, a Latin-themed music, cultural arts and food festival to be held at Austin's Fiesta Gardens May 21 and 22, revealed its lineup today (Apr. 7). Performers will include Tejano singer Bobby Pulido , Austin funk ...

  6. Pearl Jam, Beasties, Dave Matthews To Headline Austin City Limits Fest

    April 28, 2009 1:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews Band, and the Beastie Boys will make their Austin City Limits Music Festival debuts as headliners of the eight edition of the event in Austin's Zilker Park on Oct. 2-4. Kings of Leon, Ben Harper and Relentless7, Thiever ...

  7. Fiona Taps Rice, Garza For Summer Trek

    April 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Having completed a supporting run with Coldplay, Fiona Apple will embark on a summer headlining tour, beginning June 20 in Phoenix. Having completed a supporting run with Coldplay, Fiona Apple will embark on a summer headlining tour, beginning June ...

  8. Fiona Apple / Dec. 11, 2005 / New York (Nokia Theatre)

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The last stop of Fiona Apple's first tour in support of "Extraordinary Machine" found her back in New York, a place that stirs up numerous emotions for the songstress. The last stop of Fiona Apple's first tour in support of " ...

  9. As Escovedo Recovers, Friends Pitch In

    June 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alejandro Escovedo is on hiatus until next year as he recovers from complications from Hepatitis C. The revered singer/songwriter was hospitalized after collapsing in April, and is currently resting a Alejandro Escovedo is on hiatus until next year ...

  10. The Instigator

    October 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With his bandmates settling into married lives and/or fatherhood, Old 97's frontman Rhett Miller takes advantage of a band break here to show off the pop instincts he's sharpened over the past few yea With his bandmates settling into marri ...

  11. matchbox Donates Tix For Charities

    August 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A handful of front row tickets to second leg shows on matchbox twenty's ongoing U.S. tour have been donated by the band to VH1 Save the Music and Musicians on Call. Each organization will auction the A handful of front row tickets to second leg ...

  12. Overdub

    July 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Texan singer/songwriter Davíd Garza has impressive range, a gift developed over more than a decade of independent releases on his own Wide Open Records. Texan singer/songwriter Davíd Garza has impressive range, a gift developed over more than a deca ...