1. Billboard Bits: Wilco, Rusty Anderson, ZZ Top

    July 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stories about Wilco, Rusty Anderson and ZZ Top's Billy F Gibbons. Wilco will be among the artists appearing at the 20th anniversary edition of Farm Aid. As previously reported , the Sept. 18 show in Tinley Park, Ill., will feature the organizat ...

  2. Farm Aid Sets 20th Anniversary Concert

    July 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For its 20th anniversary concert, Farm Aid will return to Illinois, the state where Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young staged the first event in 1985. The 2005 show, set for Sept. 18 at the For its 20th anniversary concert, Farm Aid will ...

  3. Live 8: TV, Web, Satellite, Mobile Options

    July 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dozens of artists are poised to perform on stages around the world during tomorrow's (July 2) Live 8 concerts. In the United States, if you're not planning to attend the show in Philadelphia, you can Dozens of artists are poised to perform ...

  4. B&E: Mike Doughty

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Mike Doughty. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. The third time is definitely a charm fo ...

  5. Uni Classics Names A&R Veteran Novik To Senior Post

    May 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Prior work includes Dave Matthews, 'N Sync. David Novik has been appointed senior VP of A&R for Universal Classics Group (UCG). Novik, who is based in New York, will be responsible for discovering new artists and projects in the classical ...

  6. Hot Product

    May 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Matthews Band 'Up' With People Dave Matthews Band puts a renewed emphasis on rhythm and groove on its new album, "Stand Up," due this week via RCA. Producer Mark Batson worked with members individually to build tracks from e ...

  7. Hot Product

    May 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The third album from Danish rock outfit the Raveonettes, "Pretty in Black" (Columbia), with guest appearances by Ronnie Spector and the Velvet Underground's Maureen ...

  8. Black Eyed Peas To 'Phunk' It Up On Tour

    April 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Eyed Peas have finalized their summer tour plans, which in addition to headlining dates also include a handful of radio station-sponsored festivals plus three shows opening for Dave Matthews The Black Eyed Peas have finalized their summer ...

  9. Billboard Bits: DMB, SummerStage, Brian Setzer

    April 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Dave Matthews Band, Central Park SummerStage, Brian Setzer Dave Matthews Band will make a rare return to a small venue setting for a May 9 show at New York's Roseland Ballroom, the evening before the group's new RCA album, "St ...

  10. Anastasio, Harper To Headline Zooma Tour

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio and Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals will headline this summer's inaugural Zooma tour, which is being assembled by Superfly Productions and A.C. Entertainm Former Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio and B ...

  11. Dylan, Dave, Dead Crowd Bonnaroo Live Set

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Live tracks from Bob Dylan, Dave Matthews and the Dead lead the track list for "Bonnaroo 2004," an audio chronicle of the third edition of the Manchester, Tenn.-based music festival. The double-disc s Live tracks from Bob Dylan, Dave Matth ...

  12. Hot Product

    February 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jack Johnson 'Dream' A Little Dream Dave Matthews may be the world's most unassuming rock star, but he's positively Axl Rose compared to Jack Johnson. With his T-shirt-and-sandals fashion sense and chilled-to-the-point-of-absurdi ...

  13. Johnson's On A Roll With Third Album

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Dave Matthews may be the world's most unassuming rock star, but he's positively Axl Rose compared to Jack Johnson. Dave Matthews may be the world's most unassuming rock star, but he's positively Axl Rose compared to Jack Johnson. ...

  14. Burning in the Sun

    February 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When we first heard Coldplay's "Yellow," we thought it was Dave Matthews with a new backing band. When we first heard Blue Merle, we thought it was Coldplay's Chris Martin backed by a latter-day Dave When we first heard Coldplay& ...

  15. Bonnaroo Sets Initial 2005 Lineup

    January 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Dave Matthews Band, Modest Mouse, Joss Stone and Toots and the Maytals are among the first acts confirmed for Tennessee's fourth annual Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The Dave Matthews Band, Modest Mouse, Joss Stone and Toots and the May ...

  16. Billboard Bits: Bonnaroo, Ozomatli, Nadine Renee

    December 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Stories on Bonnaroo, Ozomatli and Nadine Renee. The fourth annual Bonnaroo Music Festival is set for June 10-12. The hugely successful jam band fest will return to the same 700-acre site in rural Manchester, Tenn., about 60 miles South of Nashville. ...

  17. Harris, Colvin, Finns Whistle 'Dixie'

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Shawn Colvin, Emmylou Harris and the Finn Brothers are among the artists featured on the "Because of Winn-Dixie" soundtrack, due Feb. 1 via Nettwerk. Shawn Colvin, Emmylou Harris and the Finn Brothers are among the artists featured on the ...

  18. Billboard Bits: Grammy Auction, Crespo, Cash

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Online auction benefits Grammy charities, Elvis Crespo to perform during La 2da Edicion de Premios Fox Sports and Rosanne Cash slates third and final acoustic concert at New York's Rubin Museum of Art Memorabilia from the likes of Madonna, Aero ...

  19. Billboard Bits: Falls Festival, Pixies, DMB

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Falls Festival, Pixies, Dave Matthews Band The Black Keys, De La Soul, Billy Bragg and the Thrills are among the acts confirmed for the Falls Festival, to be held Dec. 30-Jan. 1 in Victoria, Australia, and Marion Bay, Tasmania, respectively. ...

  20. Country, Rock Rebels Pair For 'Crossroads'

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern country duo Montgomery Gentry and stalwart Southern rock act Lynyrd Skynyrd will meet on an upcoming episode of "CMT Crossroads." The performance will be taped at an undisclosed Nashville locat Modern country duo Montgomery Gentry a ...

  21. Vote For Change Tour Wraps In D.C.

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Vote for Change tour wrapped last night (Oct. 11) with a star-studded finale at Washington, D.C.'s MCI Center. To close the show, more than a dozen major acts teamed for covers of the Nick Lowe-wr The Vote for Change tour wrapped last night ...

  22. Vote For Change Tour Wraps Big

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Vote For Change tour concluded last night (Oct. 12) in Washington, D.C., in a blaze of glory, with a grand finale featuring Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, John Fogerty, Dave Matthews B The Vote For Change tour concluded last ni ...

  23. Billboard Bits: Farm Aid, INC, Fleetwood & More

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Farm Aid, INC, Fleetwood & More Lucinda Williams, Jerry Lee Lewis, Steve Earle, Marc Broussard, Tegan & Sara, Blue Merle, Kitty Jerry and Kate Voegele have been added to the lineup for the 2004 Farm Aid benefit concert, to be held Se ...

  24. Pearl Jam Eyeing Winter Studio Return

    August 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After Pearl Jam reassembles in early October for its first live shows in nearly a year, the group will get busy on its eighth studio album. "I think they're planning on going back to the studio this w After Pearl Jam reassembles in early O ...

  25. Santana Collecting Songs For Next Album

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carlos Santana has begun collecting songs for his next studio album. Carlos Santana has begun collecting songs for his next studio album. "I'm going to complete the next Santana album with [BMG chairman/CEO] Mr. Clive Davis," the arti ...

  26. Farm Aid Heads West

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The annual Farm Aid benefit concert will be held on the West Coast for the first time this fall. The event is set for Sept. 18 at White River Amphitheatre on the Muckleshoot Indian Reservation outside The annual Farm Aid benefit concert will be held ...

  27. Top Stars To Play Santana Tribute

    July 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year via performances by Black Eyed Peas, Dave Matthews, matchbox twenty's Rob Thomas, Robi Draco Rosa and Ozomatli, am Carlos Santana will be honored as the 2004 ...

  28. Billboard Bits: Orbital, Slayer, 'Gatemouth' Brown

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Orbital, Slayer, 'Gatemouth' Brown Veteran U.K. electronica duo Orbital has inked with an improbable label for the North American release of its final studio set . "The Blue Album" will arrive Sept. 21 via ATO Records, wh ...

  29. On The Road

    February 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Bob Dylan, the Dead, Trey Anastasio, Dave Matthews & Friends, David Byrne and Willie Nelson are among the highlights of the lineup of the third annual Bonnaroo jam fest. Bob Dylan, the Dead, Trey Anastasio, Dave Matthews & Friends, Dav ...

  30. Dylan, Dead, Trey To Play Bonnaroo

    February 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Performances by Bob Dylan, the Dead, Trey Anastasio, Willie Nelson and Dave Matthews will be among the highlights of the third annual Bonnaroo jam fest, Billboard.biz can reveal. Performances by Bob Dylan, the Dead, Trey Anastasio, Willie Nelson a ...

  31. Grammys Planning Beatles Tribute

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sting, Dave Matthews, Vince Gill and the Neptunes' Pharrell Williams have signed on for a Grammy tribute to the 40th anniversary of the Beatles' first U.S. television appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Sh Sting, Dave Matthews, Vince Gil ...

  32. Stars To Salute Sting

    December 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A host of musicians will be on hand to pay tribute to Sting when he is honored in Feburary as the MusiCares person of the year. The Feb. 6 gala event in Los Angeles will feature performances by Tony B A host of musicians will be on hand to pay tribu ...

  33. Nelson, Reynolds Plan Kucinich Fundraiser

    December 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Willie Nelson's first fundraising concert for Democratic presidential candidate Dennis Kucinich will come Jan. 3 a the Austin (Texas) Music Hall. Billed as an evening of acoustic music with Nelson and Willie Nelson's first fundraising conc ...

  34. 50 Cent Leads The Field With Six Mentions

    December 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Click Here To See The Full List The Billboard Music Awards recognize the year's leading artists and songs as determined by actual performance on Billboard's weekly charts. Based on sales data compiled by Nielsen SoundScan and radio informa ...

  35. 2003 Billboard Music Awards Finalists

    December 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Finalists for the 2003 Billboard Music Awards, which will be presented Dec. 10 in Las Vegas. Below are the finalists, by category, for the 2003 Billboard Music Awards, which will be presented Dec. 10 in Las Vegas (artists are listed in alphabetical ...

  36. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week

    November 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Nov. 24-30, 2003. Thursday is Thanksgiving, so that must mean television will be populated with several Christmas specials this week! No, really. The holiday special season gets ...

  37. Billboard Bits: Harris/Matthews, Outkast, McDonalds

    November 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Harris/Matthews, Outkast, McDonalds The latest episode of CMT's "Crossroads" was taped Friday in New York, pairing upcoming tourmates Emmylou Harris and Dave Matthews. Those in the audience also got a sneak peek at the all-sta ...

  38. 'Hey Ya': OutKast Reaches Triple Platinum

    November 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has certified OutKast's two-disc "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" triple-platinum for U.S. shipments of 3 million copies. The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) has certi ...

  39. Aiken 'Measures' Up At No. 1

    October 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Second season "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken owns the top position on The Billboard 200 this week with his debut album, "Measure of a Man." In its first week, the RCA set sold 613,000 copies in Second season "American ...

  40. THE BILLBOARD 200

    October 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/bb200.jsp 1. Chicken & Beer , Ludacris 2. Speakerboxxx/The Love Below , OutKast 3. 2nd To None , Elvis Presley 4. Life For Rent , Dido 5. Some Devil , Dave Matthews Issue date: Oct. 25, 2003 News Ludacris , Dido , Dave Matthews ...

  41. Ludacris Scores First No. 1 Album

    October 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ludacris earns his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 with his third Def Jam set, "Chicken & Beer." U.S. sales of the album topped 429,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan, easily placin Ludacris earns his first No. 1 album o ...

  42. THE BILLBOARD 200

    October 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/bb200.jsp 1. Speakerboxx/The Love Below , OutKast 2. Too Hot for T.V. , Da Band 3. Sacred Love , Sting 4. Life For Rent , Dido 5. Some Devil , Dave Matthews Issue date: Oct. 18, 2003 News Dido , Dave Matthews ...

  43. Matthews To Tour With Famous 'Friends'

    October 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Matthews is taking a few friends out on tour this winter, but they aren't his colleagues in Dave Matthews Band. Instead, the singer/songwriter will hit the road with longtime sideman Tim Reynolds Dave Matthews is taking a few friends out o ...

  44. Dave Matthews Goes Solo

    October 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Dave Matthews seems to be perpetually in motion, but even he is never sure of his course. That's the only way he can explain his first solo project. It happened by accident earlier this year during ...

  45. Rice Nabs Shortlist Music Prize

    October 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice collected the third annual Shortlist Music Prize last night (Oct. 5), climaxing a four-and-a-half hour concert featuring Rice and seven of the nine other nominees a Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice collected th ...

  46. THE BILLBOARD 200

    October 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/bb200.jsp 1. Speakerboxx/The Love Below , OutKast 2. Some Devil , Dave Matthews 3. Results May Vary , Limp Bizkit 4. The R in R&B Collection, Vol. 1 , R. Kelly 5. Cheers , Obie Trice Issue date: Oct. 11, 2003 News R. Kelly , Dave Matt ...

  47. OutKast Leads Nine New Top-20 Chart Entries

    October 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a massive week for new releases, OutKast's two-CD set "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" muscles out tough competition from Dave Matthews and Limp Bizkit to bow atop The Billboard 200. The Arista album In a massive week for new releases ...

  48. Some Devil

    September 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Good news for fans: Dave Matthews does not stray far from the signature Dave Matthews Band sound on his first solo effort. Good news for fans: Dave Matthews does not stray far from the signature Dave Matthews Band sound on his first solo effort. Lar ...

  49. HOT PRODUCT

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Nickelback, Gloria Estefan, Dave Matthews, Outkast, Limp Bizkit and more. /bb/hotprod/index.jsp News Gloria Estefan , Dave Matthews ...

  50. Hot Product

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Matthews 'Devil' In The Details Dave Matthews says he didn't know "what I was gonna do with all this" when he first began writing for his first project, "Some Devil," due this week from RCA. "And then it ...

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