1. Diddy, Guy Gerber, Steve Aoki, Chad Hurley at IMS Engage: Where Worlds Collide and Gates Open

    April 17, 2014 5:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 When asked about the origins of 11:11, the name for the much-ballyhooed collaboration between Sean “P. Diddy” Combs and Israeli DJ/producer Guy Gerber, the ordinarily loquacious entrepreneur was uncharacteristically reticent. “Some things are better ...

  2. Chart Moves: Drake Tops Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs; Aloe Blacc Debuts (Without Avicii); Fitz And The Tantrums Rule Rock

    October 04, 2013 4:39 PM EDT As previously reported, Lorde's "Royals" leaps to No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100, dethroning Miley Cyrus' "Wrecking Ball." Who else dons chart crowns and makes notable news on song charts this week? -- Drake: In the ...

  3. Felix da Housecat

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  4. CMJ 2012's Top 5 Bad Band Names: Good Music?

    October 21, 2012 7:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Vagina Panther, Mr. Muthafu*kin eXquire, Hard Nips, the Harmonica Lewinskies & Butter the Children have CMJ's worst names, but were their gigs any good? The annual CMJ Music Marathon, which took over many of New York's smaller venues f ...

  5. Catalpa Festival's Dave Foran on Why NYC Is a 'Graveyard for Music Fests,' and Why His Will Be Different

    July 24, 2012 7:00 AM EDT Dave Foran, seen here at the Florianopolis leg of the recent Snoop Dogg Brazilian tour, is the founder and promoter of NYC's inaugural Catalpa festival and believes the event has staying power. Dave Foran, founder of this summer's inaugu ...

  6. 10 Things Seen & Overheard At Lollapalooza Sunday

    August 09, 2010 3:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 The third and final night of Lollapalooza 2010 culminated with Arcade Fire 's jubulant set anchoring the north end of Chicago's Grant Park on Sunday night (Aug. 8) and newly reunited Lolla vets Soundgarden bringing the big guitars to the s ...

  7. Lady Gaga, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire Top Lollapalooza 2010 Lineup

    April 06, 2010 8:54 AM EDT 0 0 0 L ady Gaga , Green Day , a reunited Soundgarden , Arcade Fire , the Strokes and Phoenix will headline this year's Lollapalooza, festival organizers confirmed today (Apr. 6). The National , Spoon , Devo , Cypress Hill , Cut Copy, the New Pornogr ...

  8. Lady Gaga, Soundgarden, Arcade Fire Top Lollapalooza 2010 Lineup

    April 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Lady Gaga, Green Day, a reunited Soundgarden, Arcade Fire, the Strokes and Phoenix will headline this year's Lollapalooza, festival organizers confirmed today (Apr. 6). The National, Spoon, Devo, Cypress Hill, Cut Copy, the New Pornographers, ...

  9. Will.i.Am, Tiesto, Diplo, Passion Pit To Headline Ultra Music Festival

    January 08, 2010 6:03 PM EST 0 0 0 B lack Eyed Peas frontman will.i.am , Tiësto , Passion Pit , Groove Armada and Major Lazer are among the first acts confirmed to headline the 2010 Ultra Music Festival, the top outdoor festival for electronic music fans. This year's fest will c ...

  10. 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 ...

  11. Moby, Housecat Enlist Strictly Confidential

    January 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST European indie publisher Strictly Confidential has signed publishing deals with Moby and Chicago DJ and producer Felix da Housecat. Under a sub-publishing deal, the publisher will represent Moby's songs on his new album, "Last Night" ...

  12. Ask Billboard

    June 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith and his readers discuss Garbage, women in country music, iTunes exclusives and more! COUNTRY WOMEN Hey Keith, I was just looking at this week's Top Country Albums chart and was surprised about the number of female artists on this list. Do ...

  13. New Garbage Song Enriches CD/DVD Compilation

    May 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcoming best-of collection, "Absolute Garbage." A newly recorded Garbage single, "Tell Me Where It Hurts," will be included on an upcomi ...

  14. Modest Mouse, Wu-Tang Beef Up Virgin Festival Bill

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Virgin Festival by Virgin Mobile in Baltimore, Md., has added Modest Mouse, Velvet Revolver, Wu-Tang Clan, Cheap Trick, the Fratellis, Amy Winehouse, Paolo Nutini, the Crystal Method, 311, Incubus The Virgin Festival by Virgin Mobile in Baltimor ...

  15. Rage, Bjork, Chili Peppers Sign On For Coachella

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage Against The Machine, Bjork and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will lead the lineup for the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April As first tipped here on Friday, a reunited Rage A ...

  16. Verve Boxes Up 'Remixed' Collections

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Verve will on Nov. 1 unveil a four-disc boxed set featuring its three prior "Verve Remixed" albums plus a bonus disc with previously unreleased material. Verve will on Nov. 1 unveil a four-disc boxed set featuring its three prior "Ver ...

  17. Sasha Pushes Boundaries On 'Involver'

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 If his latest Global Underground album, "Involver," is any indication, DJ/producer Sasha has embarked on a brand new phase of his career. If his latest Global Underground album, "Involver," is any indication, DJ/producer Sasha ha ...

  18. Rykodisc Nearing Emperor Norton Deal

    May 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Label's roster includes Ladytron, Felix Da Housecat. Label's roster includes Ladytron, Felix Da Housecat. News Felix da Housecat ...

  19. Kings Of Leon, Darkness Join Big Day Out

    November 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kings Of Leon, the Darkness, Muse, Felix Da Housecat, Thursday, Afrika Bambaataa, Poison The Well, the Sleepy Jackson, Audio Bullys, David Holmes and Lost Prophets are among the acts that have joined Kings Of Leon, the Darkness, Muse, Felix Da House ...

  20. Rice, Spree Head 'Eclectic' Show

    October 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The concert is aligned with the station's "Morning Becomes Eclectic" morning show, and features a bill similar to the varied, global reach of that show's playlists. Los Angeles-based public radio station KCRW has tapped recent Sh ...

  21. Verve/Remixed 2

    September 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Like its predecessor "Verve Remixed," "Verve/Remixed 2" finds today's DJ/producers remixing and reinterpreting classic recordings from Verve's legendary vaults. Like its predecessor "Verve Remixed," "Verv ...

  22. Breaking & Entering

    September 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Pretty Girls Make Graves and Felix da Housecat. PRETTY GIRLS ON THE MOVE: The name of the song that opens the second effort from Pretty Girls Make Graves is " ...

  23. BREAKING & ENTERING

    September 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Breaking Acts Entering Billboard charts: Pretty Girls Make Graves & Felix Da Housecat. /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Felix da Housecat ...

  24. Party Monster

    September 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The film "Party Monster" is about New York club kid Michael Alig's notorious rise to fame and murderous downfall in the late '80s/early '90s. The film "Party Monster" is about New York club kid Michael Alig's ...

  25. Voodoo Fest Conjures Major Music Stars

    August 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Everyone from rapper 50 Cent to goth rocker Marilyn Manson to world-renowned DJ Paul Oakenfold will be on hand for New Orleans' fifth-annual Voodoo Music festival. More than 40 acts have been confirme Everyone from rapper 50 Cent to goth rocker ...

  26. Breaking & Entering

    July 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: The Hiss, Cooler Kids and Café Tacuba. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. H ...

  27. Eclectic Acts Rock Fourth Coachella Fest

    April 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 More than seventy acts performed across five stages this weekend (April 26-27) at the fourth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. Drawing more than 30,000 to the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, Ca More than seventy acts performed across five sta ...

  28. AFIM's 2003 Indie Awards

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 20 ...

  29. Billboard Bits: P. Diddy, Ryan Adams, 'Sesame Street'

    March 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on P. Diddy, Ryan Adams, 'Sesame Street' Sean "P. Diddy" Combs will perform his first dance track, "Let's Get Ill," in tandem with vocalist Kelis on March 19 at the second DanceStar awards, to be handed out at ...

  30. 11ask

    March 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Madonna, George Strait, and David Bowie/Trent Reznor. 'LIFE' IN THE FAST LANE Dear Keith, Madonna's new album, "American Life," is causing quite a stir even before the si ...

  31. Update: Beasties, Chili Peppers To Headline Coachella

    February 18, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Updating a story first posted earlier today, the Beastie Boys and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline the fourth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 26-27 in Indio, Calif. Updating a story first posted earlier today, the ...

  32. Disco 3

    February 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The third volume in the Boys' Disco concept series arrives in the shadows of last year's critically acclaimed, acoustic-primed studio recording Release. The third volume in the Boys' Disco concept series arrives in the shadows of last ...

  33. 2003 DanceStar Awards Nominees

    January 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST DanceStar Awards Nominees Here are the nominees for 2003 DanceStar Awards, to be presented March 19 at Lummus Park in South Beach, Miami. Best chart act: Mariah Carey Jennifer Lopez Madonna Angie Stone Justin Timberlake Best act: The Crystal Me ...

  34. FC Kahuna Brings 'Soul Through Machinery'

    November 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. "We wanted this record to be defiantly electronic," Daniel Ormondroyd of U.K.-based duo FC Kahuna reveals, referring to its debut album, "Machine Says Yes," due Nov. 19 via Nettwerk ...

  35. Billboard Bits: Madonna, 'Krush Groove,' Zero 7

    November 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Madonna, 'Krush Groove,' Zero 7 While Madonna is busy recording her forthcoming Maverick studio album, due out early next year, plans are also underway for an "ultimate box set." On the diva's official Web site , her ...

  36. Madonna's New 'Day' Heating Up Radio

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although it wasn't intended to debut on U.S. radio until next week, a leaked copy of Madonna's "Die Another Day," the theme song to the forthcoming James Bond movie of the same name, is already gettin Although it wasn't inte ...

  37. Shortlist Prize's 'Long List' Announced

    August 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A total of 75 albums make up the "Long List" from which the finalists for the second annual Shortlist Prize for Artistic Achievement in Music will be chosen. A total of 75 albums make up the "Long List" from which the finalists f ...

  38. Half A Million Crowd Berlin's Love Parade

    July 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Downtown Berlin's main park was transformed Saturday into a sea of gyrating techno fans, blowing whistles and dancing ecstatically to booming beats as the German capital's Love Parade hit the streets Downtown Berlin's main park was tr ...

  39. Defining Tech

    June 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Summer Forest is responsible for the book Searching for the Perfect Beat: Flyer Designs of the American Rave Scene and Rise, a documentary on the electronic music scene in New Orleans. Summer Forest is responsible for the book Searching for the Perf ...

  40. Fatboy Slim Nabs Two DanceStar USA Awards

    March 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fatboy Slim (real name: Norman Cook) was the big winner at the inaugural DanceStar USA Awards, held Sunday night in Miami. Slim picked up the best international act honor and the best video trophy for Fatboy Slim (real name: Norman Cook) was the big ...

  41. The Anglo Files

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Goldfrapp, Boris Dlugosch, Moloko, Slam, Todd Edwards Second Time Lucky For Goldfrapp U.K. act Goldfrapp, currently following up its recent sold-out European tour with its first North American live dates (also sold-out), is set to re-release ...