1. Backbeat: Os Mutantes’ New Line-Up, Songs at L.A.'s Sonos Studios

    April 19, 2013 1:00 PM EDT Sergio Dias came to the Sonos Studio to discuss the new album from his band Os Mutantes , but KCRW DJ Mario Cotto was much more interested in getting a history lesson about how Brazil produced such an adventurous psychedelic band in the 1960s. G ...

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  3. Bruce Springsteen, Kanye West, The Who, Billy Joel Announced For '12.12.12.' Concert For Sandy Relief

    November 15, 2012 1:03 PM EST Kanye West, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, The Who and Billy Joel are among the artists set to perform at the "12.12.12." Concert for Sandy Relief, scheduled for Dec. 12. Paul McCartney, Roger Waters, Alicia Keys and Jon Bon ...

  4. Hurricane Sandy Concert: Kanye West, Bruce Springsteen, Billy Joel Performing

    November 15, 2012 10:45 AM EST 0 0 0 Star-packed lineup taking over Madison Square Garden on Dec. 12. Kanye West , Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band , The Who and Billy Joel are among the artists set to perform at the "12.12.12." Concert for Sandy Relief, scheduled fo ...

  5. Backbeat: Governors Ball Dances With Chromeo, A-Trak Goes Bowling, Warner Bros., Solid Gold Execs Hang

    June 25, 2012 12:44 PM EDT Chromeo's Dave 1 and P-Thugg mug for the camera with manager Kevin Kocher. (Photo: Harley Oliver Brown) For its second year, New York City's Governors Ball took place from June 23-24 not on its namesake island, but the significantly bigg ...

  6. Oh Land Brings the Beat to Billboard's SXSW Showcase

    March 18, 2011 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Nanna Øland Fabricius is the hardest-working woman in Austin. The Danish singer, better known by her stage name Oh Land, has an exhausting 11 showcases booked during South by Southwest, and her numerous appearances - and the fervor that seems to fol ...

  7. Kanye West, Jane's Addiction, Killers Headlining Lollapalooza Chile

    January 28, 2011 11:30 AM EST 0 0 0 K anye West , Jane's Addiction and the Killers will help Lollapalooza make its overseas debut this spring, as the U.S. festival heads to Chile on April 2 and 3. The full lineup for the festival, which will be held in O'Higgins Park in Sant ...

  8. The Strokes: 2011 Album Preview

    January 21, 2011 4:09 PM EST 0 0 0 The Strokes "Angles" March 22 Despite reports of friction in the Strokes camp-borne out, perhaps, by the five-year break between albums-frontman Julian Casablancas has positive thoughts about the making of the New York quintet's fourt ...

  9. Videos of the Week: Green Day's Broadway Surprise, B.o.B. on Ellen, Biz Markie Salutes Earth Day

    April 23, 2010 4:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 In this week's top 10 videos that had everyone buzzing: Green Day gives "American Idiot" Broadway fans a special treat, Lauryn Hill hints at new music, B.o.B . stops by Ellen, Biz Markie salutes Earth Day, Lin Yu Chun (a.k.a. Taiwan&# ...

  10. Devendra Banhart Finds Major-Label Freedom In 'What Will Be'

    October 09, 2009 2:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 "I can see my songs in a movie," Devendra Banhart says, "as long as it's a movie no one will watch." The singer/songwriter, who says his eclectic, world-influenced folk rock is usually considered more "exotic, esoteric ...

  11. Charlotte Gainsbourg, Beck Team Up For 'IRM'

    September 08, 2009 11:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 French singer and actress Charlotte Gainsbourg has collaborated with singer/songwriter Beck for her third album, "IRM," which is due in January 2010. "IRM" began as a straight-ahead production job for Beck, but eventually took on ...

  12. Black Eyed Peas, M.I.A. Lead San Diego Street Scene Bill

    June 02, 2009 8:38 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Eyed Peas, M.I.A., Thievery Corporation, Modest Mouse, the Dead Weather and Cake lead the lineup for the 2009 Street Scene festival, to be held Aug. 28-29 in downtown San Diego. The festival will be set up in San Diego's East Village, ...

  13. LCD Soundsystem, Gnarls Barkley, My Morning Jacket For Darfur Benefit

    April 21, 2009 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Waxploitation Records is set to release its second Darfur benefit compilation, "Causes 2," on May 5. The fifteen song set culls rare and exclusive songs from a wide degree of artists, including Gnarls Barkley, My Morning Jacket, LCD Sounds ...

  14. My Bloody Valentine, Cure Close Out Coachella

    April 20, 2009 12:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The 10th annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival concluded Sunday with a series of challenging, dissonant sets that saw the avant-garde take center stage on the event's final day of music. From My Bloody Valentine's wall of noise and Publ ...

  15. My Bloody Valentine, Cure Close Out Coachella

    April 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The 10th annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival concluded Sunday with a series of challenging, dissonant sets that saw the avant-garde take center stage on the event's final day of music. From My Bloody Valentine's wall of noise and Pu ...

  16. M.I.A. Joins Coachella Saturday Lineup

    March 20, 2009 11:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sri Lankan pop sensation M.I.A. has been added to the Coachella festival's Saturday night lineup, the event's producers announced today via their Twitter feed . M.I.A. replaces Amy Winehouse, who was forced to cancel her appearance earlier ...

  17. Jason Lytle Finding Life After Grandaddy

    February 10, 2009 3:41 PM EST 0 0 0 Ex-Grandaddy frontman Jason Lytle will resurface this spring with his Anti- debut "Yours Truly, The Commuter." Due May 19, the 12-song set was recorded last year in Lytle's new home state of Montana. Except working with Thom Monohan ( ...

  18. Beck, Wilco, Panic Set For Outside Lands Fest

    March 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus lead the new additions to the lineup for the first Outside Lands festival, which will be held Aug. 22-24 at San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. As previously rep Beck, Wilco, Widespread Panic and Primus le ...

  19. Tunes On TV

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 24- 30. MONDAY, Sept. 24 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Jamie Foxx, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti. "Larry King Live," CNN Featured Artist(s): Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson, Faith Hill, ...

  20. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    September 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rascal Flatts tries to top one of 2006's top-selling albums, the Foo Fighters let it rip on album number six, the Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am goes solo for a spell and Iron & Wine pushes its eclect High-profile R&B releases from Cha ...

  21. Bumbershoot Rolls On With Fergie, Kings Of Leon

    September 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beautiful weather was out again for the second day of the Bumbershoot festival in Seattle on Sunday (Sept. 2), with Fergie turning in a spectacle-laden headlining performance at Memorial Stadium and K Beautiful weather was out again for the second d ...

  22. Banhart Rocks With Valensi, Robinson On New CD

    August 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Crowes' Chris Robinson, the Strokes' Nick Valensi and actor Gael Garcia Bernal are among the guests on the forthcoming Devendra Banhart album, "Smokey Rolls Down Thunder Canyon." The Black Crowes' Chris Robinson, t ...

  23. The Shins, Wu-Tang, Crowded House Set For Bumbershoot

    April 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Shins, the Wu-Tang Clan, Panic! At The Disco, the reformed Crowded House and Lupe Fiasco lead the initial lineup for the 2007 installment of Bumbershoot: Seattle's Music & Arts Festival. The e The Shins, the Wu-Tang Clan, Panic! At The ...

  24. Ex-Manson Bassist Goes Over The Goon Moon

    February 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jeordie White (better known to Marilyn Manson fans as Twiggy Ramirez) has united once more with Masters Of Reality singer/guitarist Chris Goss and Hella drummer Zach Hill for the second release by Goo Jeordie White (better known to Marilyn Manson fa ...

  25. Byrne Rounds Up 'Freaks' At Carnegie Hall

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 David Byrne showcased artists from the so-called "freak folk" scene such as CocoRosie, Adem, Cibelle, Devendra Banhart, and Vetiver Friday (Feb. 2) at New York's Carnegie Hall. Vashti Bunyan, a pionee David Byrne showcased artists fro ...

  26. Skybox

    December 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Perhaps best described as rock'n'roll for the ADD set, Skybox packs an immeasurable amount of energy and musicianship into its short, wily tracks. Perhaps best described as rock'n'roll for the ADD set, Skybox packs an immeasurabl ...

  27. Young Rocks With Pearl Jam, Wilson, DMB At Bridge School

    October 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Neil Young joined some of the biggest names in rock, including Pearl Jam, Brian Wilson and Dave Matthews Band, last night (Oct. 21) at the 20th anniversary benefit for the Bridge School, an educationa Neil Young joined some of the biggest names in r ...

  28. Jansch Gets A Lift From Orton, Banhart On New CD

    September 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Influential British folk singer Bert Jansch will release his 23rd solo album, "The Black Swan," Oct. 17 via Drag City. Influential British folk singer Bert Jansch will release his 23rd solo album, "The Black Swan," Oct. 17 via Dr ...

  29. Pearl Jam, Reznor, DMB Help Bridge School Turn 20

    September 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor and the Dave Matthews Band will perform alongside Neil Young at the 20th anniversary Bridge School Benefit, to be held Oct. 21-22 at Shoreline Amphitheatre out Pearl Jam, Nine Inch Nails' Trent Rezn ...

  30. Electric Picnic Festival / Sept. 1-3, 2006 / Co. Laois, Ireland (Stradbally Estate)

    September 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There are now more outdoor music festivals in Ireland than you can shake a muddy shoe at. But if they're approaching saturation point, there will always be room for the Electric Picnic, which, over th There are now more outdoor music festivals ...

  31. Dylan Helps Remember Pair Of 'Unsung Heroes'

    August 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the release this week of his new album, "Modern Times," Bob Dylan has been inescapable in the press. With the release this week of his new album, "Modern Times," Bob Dylan has been inescapable in the press. But a short film ...

  32. Byrne Sharing 'Perspectives' At Carnegie Hall

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 David Byrne has unveiled the lineup for his Perspectives series, which will he curate at New York's Carnegie Hall from Feb. 1-4. David Byrne has unveiled the lineup for his Perspectives series, which will he curate at New York's Carnegie H ...

  33. Pitchfork Music Festival / July 29-30, 2006 / Chicago (Union Park)

    July 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On the scorching hot first day of Chicago's Pitchfork Music Festival, there was one band that was able to inspire an audience clap-along without any prodding from the stage. That band was Britain's Ar On the scorching hot first day of Chic ...

  34. Bonnaroo Day One: Petty, Oysterhead, My Morning Jacket

    June 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The annual, sun-drenched music-marathon that is the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival kicked off its fifth year yesterday (June 16) with more than 14 hours of music. First-day highlights included Stevi The annual, sun-drenched music-marathon that is ...

  35. TOM BROSSEAU, "Empty Houses Are Lonely"

    May 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Brosseau has quietly released several bare-bones folk albums over the last four years, but if you haven't heard of him, that's okay. Tom Brosseau has quietly released several bare-bones folk albums over the last four years, but if you ...

  36. Lavender Diamond

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "It's my dream to make music for the commercial radio world, of shaking up the genre," Stark says. "We just happen to make pop music. It wouldn't hurt to make it popular." Lavender Diamond frontwoman Becky Stark origina ...

  37. Stars Unite For Anti-War Concert

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Activists and musicians took the stage for the "Bring 'Em Home Now" concert in New York. Former Smashing Pumpkins guitarist James Iha (left), R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe (center) and Casey Spooner of Fischerspooner pose before taking ...

  38. Artists Rock Against Iraq War In New York

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Michael Stipe, Rufus Wainwright, Moby and surprise guest James Iha all performed last night (March 20) in New York for the Bring 'Em Home concert, marking the third anniversary of the United States-le Michael Stipe, Rufus Wainwright, Moby and s ...

  39. Stipe, Bright Eyes Rock Against Iraq War

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe, Bright Eyes, Rufus Wainwright, Fischerspooner, Public Enemy's Chuck D, Devendra Banhart and Peaches have signed on for "Bring 'Em Home Now," a March 20 concert at New Yo R.E.M. frontman Michael Stip ...

  40. When John Comes Marching Home

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In 1965, John Fahey released "The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death," an album of guitar solos. "Blind Joe Death" was a sardonic pseudonym that Fahey sometimes utilized; today, his transfiguration, a In 1965, John Fahey released ...

  41. Bonnaroo Goes Rock With Radiohead, Petty, Beck

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Radiohead, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Beck, Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy, Death Cab For Cutie and My Morning Jacket are among the acts lined up to play the fifth Radiohead, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, El ...

  42. Update: Tool Joins Depeche Mode As Coachella Headliner

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tool will join Depeche Mode as the headliners for the 2006 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, which will be held April 29-30 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Tool performed at the first Tool will join Depeche Mode as the headliners for ...

  43. Billboard Bits: United States Of ATP, Opry, Comas

    December 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on the United States Of ATP, Opry, Comas A number of acts have joined the lineup for the United States of ATP , a two-weekend event that will be curated by Devendra Banhart, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Mudhoney the first weekend and Dinosaur Jr, Sl ...

  44. Lineup Takes Shape For United States Of ATP

    December 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The lineup has begun to take shape for next spring's United States of ATP (All Tomorrow's Parties) festival, which will be held May 12-14 and May 19-21, 2006, at the U.K.-bred fest's longtime home at The lineup has begun to take shape ...

  45. Admirers Sign On For Fahey Tribute

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Disciples pay homage on "I Am the Resurrection: A Tribute to John Fahey," to be issued Feb. 14 by Vanguard, eight days short of the fifth anniversary of Fahey's death. In 1965, John Fahey released "The Transfiguration of Blind Jo ...

  46. CocoRosie consists of two sisters, Bianca and

    September 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 CocoRosie consists of two sisters, Bianca and Sierra Casady, who spent much time apart throughout their lives but reconvened after both discovering a knack for avant-garde traditions. CocoRosie consists of two sisters, Bianca and Sierra Casady, who ...

  47. Hot Product

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The latest album from singer/songwriter David Gray, "A Day in the Life" (ATO/RCA). The soundtrack to Cameron Crowe's new film "Elizabethtown" (RCA), featu ...

  48. Vegoose Adds Beck, High-Profile Evening Shows

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Beck, Sleater-Kinney and Devendra Banhart have joined the bill for the Oct. 29-30 event at Las Vegas' Sam Boyd Stadium. The talent pool for the first Vegoose festival continues to grow. Beck, Sleater-Kinney and Devendra Banhart have joined the ...

  49. Billboard Bits: Thrice, Pat Boone, Devendra Banhart

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Thrice, Pat Boone, Devendra Banhart California rock act Thrice will release its forth album, "Vheissu," in September via Island Def Jam. The set was recorded at Bearsville Studios in upstate New York with producer Steve Osborne (U2 ...

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