1. C3 Presents Partnering In St. Lous' LouFest

    September 18, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Listen Live Entertainment, producers of the LouFest Music Festival in St. Louis, has joined forces with C3 Presents in a joint venture to grow the festival, which just completed it's third edition. The third annual LouFest took place Aug. 25- ...

  2. Outside Lands 2012: Metallica, Skrillex Rock San Francisco

    August 13, 2012 11:45 AM EDT It's official: there's no such thing as genre-division anymore. The proof? The Outside Lands music festival in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park this weekend, which found boomer headliners sharing time with EDM youngsters, metal olig ...

  3. Grace Potter On Playing To Country Crowds: 'I Love The Horrified Looks'

    August 09, 2012 6:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rock singer continues on Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw's Brothers on the Sun tour. Grace Potter says she's having a good time being a "Little Sister of the Sun" on Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw 's Brothers of the Sun stadium t ...

  4. Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup: Black Sabbath, Chili Peppers, Black Keys Headlining

    April 11, 2012 1:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The extra-colorful lineup for the 2012 Lollapalooza festival, led by the Black Keys , Red Hot Chili Peppers and a reunited Black Sabbath , was unveiled on Wednesday morning (Apr. 11). The annual C3 Presents-promoted fest will return to Chicago' ...

  5. Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup: Black Sabbath, Chili Peppers, Black Keys Headlining

    April 11, 2012 1:00 AM EDT The extra-colorful lineup for the 2012 Lollapalooza festival, led by the Black Keys, Red Hot Chili Peppers and a reunited Black Sabbath, was unveiled on Wednesday morning (Apr. 11). The annual C3 Presents-promoted fest will return to Chicago' ...

  6. M. Ward Talks New Album, Promises More Monsters of Folk Material

    March 08, 2012 1:45 PM EST 0 0 0 The deep-voiced M. Ward , known to many as the "him" in She & Him , speaks barely above a whisper. "I'm definitely more of an introvert than an extrovert, and I'm happy to say so," the Portland folk-rocker admits. I ...

  7. Dr. Dog Heads Back to the Proverbial Basement For 'Be The Void'

    February 08, 2012 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For their second Anti-album, the members of Dr. Dog had as clear a vision as they did its predecessor "Shame, Shame," the only project the band recorded in a studio outside its Philadelphia base. Having used an outside producer for "S ...

  8. Backbeat: Davis Powers: The Guy Who Helps Make Carson Daly Cool @ The Wiltern with White Denim

    January 31, 2012 8:00 AM EST Hangin' with the band backstage. Left to right: Biz3 national publicist Dana Meyerson; White Denim members Joshua Block, Austin Jenkins, Steve Terebecki, James Petralli; "Last Call" recording engineer and producer Fred Archambault ( ...

  9. San Francisco Band Girls Find Balance on Sophomore Album

    September 06, 2011 1:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's no shocker that Chris Owens' background would take the spotlight when his band Girls hit the scene in 2009. With a story like his -- a childhood spent in the controversial Children of God (now known as the Family International), survi ...

  10. Dave Matthews Band Reveals Summer Mini-Festival Details

    March 09, 2011 10:15 AM EST 0 0 0 As tipped here Feb. 22, Dave Matthews Band will stage four regional destination festivals this summer under the Dave Matthews Band Caravan banner, the first of which is set for June 24-26 at Bader Field, former site of the Atlantic City (N.J.) Munic ...

  11. The Head And The Heart: Artists To Watch 2011

    January 24, 2011 11:53 AM EST 0 0 0 The Head and the Heart Genre: Indie Rock Friends commence playing together in Seattle, then start to add collaborators. The buzz begins to build, and eventually powerhouse indie label Sub Pop jumps onboard. The last time this happened, it was to a g ...

  12. Chart Beat Thursday: Loretta Lynn, Madonna, Peter Wolf

    April 15, 2010 4:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 MINING ANOTHER HIT: George Strait isn't the only country legend making chart headlines this week. While the King of Country notches a top 10 on Country Songs in a record 30th consecutive year , as "I Gotta Get to You" zips 12-9, Loret ...

  13. Snoop Dogg, Estelle, Alex Chilton Tribute Bring SXSW to a Close

    March 21, 2010 5:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 South by Southwest drew to a close on a rare rainy, frigid Saturday (March 20) in Austin, Tx. The late Alex Chilton was memorialized by colleagues, friends and admirers on Saturday at South By Southewest -- with words and, most importantly, with mus ...

  14. Rachael Ray Enlists Zooey Deschanel, Jakob Dylan For SXSW Party

    March 11, 2010 2:30 PM EST 0 0 0 TV cooking queen Rachael Ray is making her annual presence at South By Southwest bigger and better this year. And public. Ray's third annual Feedback Festival, slated for March 20, is moving to its largest venue yet -- Stubb's BBQ -- with ...

  15. Black Keys Becoming 'Brothers' This May

    March 02, 2010 3:18 PM EST 0 0 0 The members of Akron, Ohio-based rock duo the Black Keys may not be blood related, but the title of their upcoming album reflects their deep bond. Due May 18 on Nonesuch, "Brothers" is the Black Keys' sixth studio record and was large ...

  16. Bonnaroo 2010 Lineup Topped By Jay-Z, Stevie Wonder, Dave Matthews

    February 09, 2010 1:26 PM EST 0 0 0 The 2010 edition of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival is taking an unusual route to its lineup announcement today (Feb. 9), rolling out the bill one artist at a time on its website. Billboard sources, however, have confirmed that the festival h ...

  17. Dr. Dog Has No 'Shame' About New Album

    February 01, 2010 11:10 AM EST 0 0 0 D r. Dog guitarist Scott McMicken acknowledges that the group's new "Shame, Shame." due out April 6, was "a risky one" for the Philadelphia quintet, taking it out of its home studio environment and bringing in outside produc ...

  18. Disco Biscuits Flip Styles For Electro-Influenced Album

    May 27, 2009 11:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a few years of prolific songwriting, the Disco Biscuits have emerged with a new as-yet-untitled album, due out in September or October, that bassist Marc Brownstein tells Billboard.com will challenge its jam band-friendly fanbase. "It ...

  19. Pete Seeger Turning 90 With Concert Celebrations

    March 18, 2009 12:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 American music legend Pete Seeger turns 90 on May 3, but the celebrations honoring his musical legacy and social activism will go on throughout the year. Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the environmental group founded by Seeger in the 1960s, is marki ...

  20. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 7:17 AM EST 0 0 0 Paul McCartney, the Killers and the Cure lead the bill for the tenth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 17-19 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are My Bloody Valentine, Amy Winehouse, Morrissey, Leonard C ...

  21. Cypress Hill Jams With Slash, Tom Morello

    October 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With his first solo album just out, rapper Sen Dog is looking forward to new projects with his group concerns. With his first solo album just out, rapper Sen Dog is looking forward to new projects with his group concerns. The MC, who released " ...

  22. The Lollalists

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A breezy overview of Lollapalooza 2008's artists, what they have in common and what they don't. A breezy overview of Lollapalooza 2008's artists, what they have in common and what they don't. THE HEADLINERS RAGE AGAINST THE MACHI ...

  23. Lollapalooza 2008 Artists

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Check out performance times, news, reviews, chart data, tour dates and features from Lollapalooza 2008 performers. This complete list of the artists performing at Lollapalooza 2008 includes performance times, news, reviews, chart data, tour dates. C ...

  24. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Miley Cyrus sheds her Hannah Montana alter ego for her new album, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young unleash raw on-stage rock, U2 combs the vaults for three reissues and Black Kids look to transcend th A widespread CD release of Nine Inch Nails' ...

  25. O'Death

    July 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To see O'Death live is something of a spiritual experience, though not in a traditional Pentecostal sense. To see O'Death live is something of a spiritual experience, though not in a traditional Pentecostal sense. Drummer David Rogers-Berr ...

  26. Raconteurs, Justice Anchor Treasure Island Festival

    May 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Raconteurs and Justice will headline the second Treasure Island Music Festival, to be held Sept. 20-21 on the titular island in San Francisco Bay. The event is spearheaded by the team behind San F The Raconteurs and Justice will headline the sec ...

  27. Farrell, Morello, Slash And More Rock For Recovery

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Slash, Tom Morello, Jerry Cantrell, Perry Farrell, MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer, Jakob Dylan, Joseph Arthur, Sen Dog of Cypress Hill, Ours and others banded together last night in New York for a concert Slash, Tom Morello, Jerry Cantrell, Perry Farrel ...

  28. Dr. Dog's Train Keeps Rolling With 'Fate'

    April 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 According to Dr. Dog co-founder Scott McMicken, the band's prior albums were all about the experiment of making music, an "anything goes" approach. According to Dr. Dog co-founder Scott McMicken, the band's prior albums were all ...

  29. Lou Reed Keynotes, Rocks Out At SXSW

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lou Reed lashed out at new modes of audio technology, saying that "people have got to demand a higher standard" than current MP3s during his keynote session today (March 13) at the South By Southwest Lou Reed lashed out at new modes of aud ...

  30. Billboard Bits: Langerado Festival, John Mayer, Howlin' Rain

    November 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 R.E.M., Built To Spill, Of Montreal, the Beastie Boys, the Roots, Gov't Mule, 311, the National, Phil Lesh, Matisyahu, !!! and the Walkmen are confirmed to perform at the 2008 Langerado Festival, to b R.E.M., Built To Spill, Of Montreal, the Be ...

  31. Music On TV Aug. 20-26

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television listings from Aug. 20-26. MONDAY, Aug. 20 "The Sauce," FUSE Featured Artist(s): Silverstein, Luis Guzman. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): The New Pornographers, Jeff Goldblum, Hay ...

  32. Music On TV: July 23 - July 29

    July 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for July 23 - July 29, 2007. MONDAY, July 23 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist(s): Kellie Pickler, Sara Moulton, Tory Johnson. "Live with Regis and Kelly," SYN Featured Artist(s): Lifehouse, Mario L ...

  33. Billboard Bits: Siren Fest, The Veils, Paul Anka

    June 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 M.I.A., Cursive, Voxtrot and the Noisettes round out the bill for the 2007 Siren Festival, to be held July 21 at New York's Coney Island. Also new to the lineup for the Village Voice-sponsored free ev M.I.A., Cursive, Voxtrot and the Noisettes ...

  34. 21OnTV

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on TV listings for May 21-27, 2007. MONDAY, May 21 "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): The Jesus & Mary Chain (also scheduled: Rudolph Giuliani). "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured ...

  35. 11OnTV

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Mar. 12 - Mar. 18, 2007. MONDAY, Mar. 12 "Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony," VH1C Featured Artists: : Grandmaster Flash, R.E.M., The Ronettes (also scheduled: Patti Smith, Van Halen, Eddie Vedde ...

  36. Morello Goes Solo, Rage To Reunite?

    January 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Guitarist Tom Morello takes the mic for the first time on "One Man Revolution," his debut album as the Nightwatchman. Guitarist Tom Morello takes the mic for the first time on "One Man Revolution," his debut album as the Nightwat ...

  37. First Acts Confirmed for CMJ Music Marathon

    August 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Keys, Deerhoof, Joseph Arthur, Blue Cheer, Portastatic, Suzanne Vega, Keren Ann, Hot Chip, the Slits and Madlib are among the first batch of artists confirmed for the annual CMJ Music Marath The Black Keys, Deerhoof, Joseph Arthur, Blue Ch ...

  38. Reyes Brothers Roll With Snoop, B-Real

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Founding Cypress Hill member Sen Dog and Mellow Man Ace -- collectively known as the Reyes Brothers -- will release their debut album, "Ghetto Therapy," June 13 via their own Latin Thugs/Hawino label. Founding Cypress Hill member Sen Dog a ...

  39. Kid Rock Rides Into 'Biker Boyz' Flick

    August 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After playing a Trans Am-driving rival of David Spade in "Joe Dirt," Kid Rock is ready to gun it on the big screen again -- this time on two wheels in DreamWorks Pictures' urban motorcycle film "Biker After playing a Trans Am-dri ...

  40. High Times Rolls Out Hip-Hop Tour

    April 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 High Times Records, the label started by counterculture magazine High Times, has slated a brief North American tour for a group of artists that appear on its first release, "THC (The Hip-Hop Collectio High Times Records, the label started by co ...