1. Top Booking Agents On Double-Weekend Festivals: 'It's Bad' For Young Bands

    November 19, 2014 11:05 PM EST At Billboard's Touring Conference & Awards, six top execs spoke up about mega-festivals adding second weekends to their programming. Adding a second weekend has led to record grosses and attendance for mega-festivals Coachella and Austin ...

  2. Top Booking Agents On Double-Weekend Festivals: 'It's Bad' For Young Bands

    November 19, 2014 11:05 PM EST At Billboard's Touring Conference & Awards, six top execs spoke up about mega-festivals adding second weekends to their programming. Adding a second weekend has led to record grosses and attendance for mega-festivals Coachella and Austi ...

  3. My Bloody Valentine Adds U.S. Dates

    March 12, 2009 12:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 My Bloody Valentine, the eardrum-pounding, feedback-sculpting quartet fronted by elusive guitar hero Kevin Shields, has added a handful of U.S. live dates to coincide with its Coachella festival appearance in April. The band will play in Austin, Dal ...

  4. My Bloody Valentine Wraps Triumphant Reunion Tour

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 My Bloody Valentine wrapped its triumphant reunion tour last night (Oct. 2) in Santa Monica, Calif., its seven North American shows (all sell-outs) drawing nearly 26,000 people, generating well more t My Bloody Valentine wrapped its triumphant reuni ...

  5. Billboard Underground: Lay Low

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 What began as a side project became a full-time gig for Iceland's Lovísa Elísabet. What began as a side project became a full-time gig for Iceland's Lovísa Elísabet. A keyboardist/vocalist in another Reykjavik band, she recorded a handful ...

  6. Old 97's Jump-Start Their 'Satellite Rides' With Singer's Solo Gigs

    March 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In most cases, when the singer in a really great, but not huge, rock band starts playing solo acoustic gigs, it's not a good sign. It's usually only a matter of time before that guy has gone off on In most cases, when the singer in a reall ...

  7. Old 97's Jump-Start 'Satellite Rides' With Singer's Solo Gigs

    March 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In most cases, when the singer in a really great, but not huge, rock band starts playing solo acoustic gigs, it's not a good sign. It's usually only a matter of time before that guy has gone off on hi In most cases, when the singer in a re ...