1. Gary Louris

    Gary Louris

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  2. Cult Singer Rodriguez Risen in New Film 'Sugar Man'

    July 29, 2012 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Searching for Sugar Man" is a documentary about a musician very few people had heard about prior to this year. In the last six months, film festivals from January's Sundance in Utah through the Hamptons in New York on July 21 have pl ...

  3. Jayhawks Reuniting For Summer Shows

    April 02, 2009 2:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Jayhawks, the lauded Americana band originally from Minneapolis, are reuniting their mid-90s line-up for a pair of summer shows, with plans to play together more next year. The band is set to headline the Basilica Block Party in Minneapolis on J ...

  4. Susan Tedeschi Ready To Rock On New Album

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Susan Tedeschi is planning a fall release for her fifth studio album, which is being produced by George Drakoulias (Black Crowes, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers). Singer/songwriter Susan Tedeschi is planning a fall release for h ...

  5. Golden Smog Best-Of Boasts Unreleased Cover

    July 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A previously unreleased cover of Brian Wilson's "Love and Mercy" and an early version of "Until You Came Along" will be found on Rhino's upcoming Golden Smog collection "Stay Golden," due Sept. 23. A previousl ...

  6. Jayhawks Principals Ready New Album

    February 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 While the Jayhawks may me be no more, the lauded Americana band's formerly estranged principals Gary Louris and Mark Olson have finished a new album together. While the Jayhawks may me be no more, the lauded Americana band's formerly estra ...

  7. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich Village location. Opened nearly 30 years previously by Allan Pepper and Stanley Snadowski, the club is forced 2004 - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line c ...

  8. Semisonic's Wilson Rocks With Crow On Solo Debut

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter and producer in recent years, will return to his own music this fall with the release of his solo debut. Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter an ...

  9. WMG Combines Cordless, Rykodisc, Taps Slim Moon

    June 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warner Music Group is partnering its digital label Cordless with Rykodisc, a move intended to give Cordless artists access to Rykodisc's staff and distribution while enhancing the digital offerings of Warner Music Group is partnering its digita ...

  10. 'Salvation' And Sorrow On New Olson Album

    February 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jayhawks co-founder Mark Olson puts his blues on display on his next album, "The Salvation Blues," due June 15 via Hacktone. Written in the wake of his divorce from his wife, the loss of his home and Jayhawks co-founder Mark Olson puts his ...

  11. How The 'West' Was Won

    February 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Loss and loneliness are at the core of Lucinda Williams' eighth album, "West," due this week via Lost Highway. Loss and loneliness are at the core of Lucinda Williams' eighth album, "West," due this week via Lost Highwa ...

  12. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich Village location. Opened nearly 30 years previously by Allan Pepper and Stanley Snadowski, the club is forced 2004 - Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line c ...

  13. Lucinda Williams Looks 'West' On New Album

    December 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Loss and loneliness are at the core of Lucinda Williams' eighth album, "West," slated to be released Feb. 13 via Lost Highway. The disc finds the critically acclaimed singer/songwriter coping with ano Loss and loneliness are at the co ...

  14. Byrds Boxed Up On 'There Is A Season'

    August 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary rock act the Byrds will be back in the spotlight this fall thanks to the four-CD/one-DVD boxed set "There Is a Season," due Sept. 26 via Columbia/Legacy. Legendary rock act the Byrds will be back in the spotlight this fall thanks ...

  15. Feeling 'Fine'

    July 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lost Highway this week brings forth "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. The lauded supergroup features Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, Soul Asylum's Dan Murphy, Big Star's Jody Lost Highway this week ...

  16. 'Long' Is The New Short

    May 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks re-emerge this week with the most personal album of their career. The Open Wide/Columbia set "Taking the Long Way" opens with "Not Ready To Make Nice," which addresses the controversy The Dixie Chicks re-emerge t ...

  17. Legacy Preps Expansive Byrds Box

    May 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 One of the most influential American-spawned bands will be celebrated with the five-disc box set, "The Byrds: There is a Season." One of the most influential American-spawned bands will be celebrated with the five-disc box set, "The B ...

  18. Billboard Bits: The Sadies, Diana Ross, Maximo Park

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on The Sadies, Diana Ross, Maximo Park The Sadies will on Aug. 8 release a double-disc live album recorded earlier this year at Toronto's Lee's Palace. "The Sadies: Volume 1" (Yep Roc) will feature 41 tracks engineered by St ...

  19. Jayhawks Principals Regroup For Tour

    April 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After regrouping for a tour last year, Mark Olson and Gary Louris have once again reunited for brief Western U.S. swing this spring. After regrouping for a tour last year, Mark Olson and Gary Louris have once again reunited for brief Western U.S. sw ...

  20. Dixie Chicks Get Personal On 'Long Way'

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Dixie Chicks will re-emerge late this spring with the most personal album of their career. Due May 23 via Open Wide/Columbia, "Taking the Long Way" opens with "Not Ready To Make Nice," which addre The Dixie Chicks will re-eme ...

  21. Golden Smog In 'Fine' Form On New Album

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years from Golden Smog. Lost Highway has set July 18 as the release date for "Another Fine Day," the first release in eight years ...

  22. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Singer R. Kelly is arrested at a Miami hotel on a warrant charging him with 12 counts of possession of child pornography. The Jive artist faces similar charges in Illinois.<br clear="non 2004 - Famed New York nightc ...

  23. Nickel Creek / Nov. 19, 2005 / Tampa, Fla. (Tampa Theatre)

    November 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Is Nickel Creek a bluegrass band, or not? The trio of SoCal twentysomethings, who have played together since they were preteens in San Diego, long ago apparently decided not to decide. In terms of art Is Nickel Creek a bluegrass band, or not? The tr ...

  24. Tweedy Tackling Loose Fur, Golden Smog CDs

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In between touring and making a new record with Wilco, frontman Jeff Tweedy is returning to two prior side projects. In between touring and making a new record with Wilco, frontman Jeff Tweedy is returning to two prior side projects. First up is Loo ...

  25. Hot Product

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nickel Creek 'Fire' Flies Eclectic bluegrass-influenced outfit Nickel Creek bottles the energy of its acclaimed live shows on "Why Should the Fire Die?," due this week via Sugar Hill. The 14-track set was produced by Tony Berg an ...

  26. Nickel Creek 'Fires' Up For New Album

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eclectic bluegrass-influenced outfit Nickel Creek bottles the energy of its acclaimed live shows on "Why Should the Fire Die?," due Aug. 9 via Sugar Hill. The 14-track set was produced by Tony Berg an Eclectic bluegrass-influenced outfit N ...

  27. Exploration

    March 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion's debut album is much more than the sum of its parts, though the parts are pretty great. Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion's debut album is much more than the sum of its parts, though the parts are p ...

  28. New Penn Set Ruminates On Past, Present

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Michael Penn utilized the post-World War II state of 1947 Los Angeles as the context for his new studio album, "Mr. Hollywood, Jr. -- 1947." Singer/songwriter Michael Penn utilized the post-World War II state of 1947 Los ...

  29. Louris: Jayhawks Closing Up Shop

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Jayhawks have apparently called it a day. Singer Gary Louris has confirmed that the alternative country pioneers are no longer an active band. The Jayhawks have apparently called it a day. Singer Gary Louris has confirmed that the alternative co ...

  30. Jayhawks' Olson, Louris Fly Again

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rock'n'roll reunion tours come in many shapes, whether it's the classic rock band cashing in on decades-old nostalgia, or indie-rock darlings tromping though the clubs trying to recover a spark of the Rock'n'roll reunion tou ...

  31. This Day in Music

    January 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Famed New York nightclub the Bottom Line closes the doors forever at its Greenwich Village location. Opened nearly 30 years previously by Allan Pepper and Stanley Snadowski, the club is 2004 - Famed New York nightclub the B ...

  32. Music In The Sundance Spotlight

    December 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music seems to take a bigger role each year at the annual Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. The Jan. 20-30 independent film showcase will see a slate of eclectic live performances to entertai Music seems to take a bigger role each year at t ...

  33. Rainy Day Music

    April 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Much-loved Minneapolis roots rockers the Jayhawks (see story, page 12) surface for their first album since the 2000 set Smile (and their first on Lost Highway). Much-loved Minneapolis roots rockers the Jayhawks (see story, page 12) surface for their ...

  34. The Jayhawks Return To Their Roots

    April 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Like so many artists, Jayhawks frontman Gary Louris doesn't spend much time listening to his own albums after they're finished. Yet, as the father of a 3-and-a-half year-old boy -- who, as Lou ...

  35. Hot Product

    April 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lucinda Williams/Jayhawks A pair of roots rock veterans, Lucinda Williams and the Jayhawks, release new albums this week for Lost Highway. Williams' "World Without Tears" is the follow-up to 2001's "Essence," which debu ...

  36. Jayhawks Cancel Winter Tour

    January 23, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Minneapolis alt-country mainstays the Jayhawks have canceled a 13-date tour of the U.S. and a pair of shows in the U.K. due to the hospitalization of frontman Gary Louris. Minneapolis alt-country mainstays the Jayhawks have canceled a 13-date tour o ...

  37. Jayhawks Wrap New Album, Set Tour Dates

    December 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Americana purveyors the Jayhawks will release a new studio album, "Rainy Day Songs," in April, according to the band's new label, Lost Highway. Americana purveyors the Jayhawks will release a new studio album , "Rainy Day Songs,& ...

  38. The Albatross

    April 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For his debut, Gary Stier has brought along a few friends, including Jayhawk Gary Louris, Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell, and former John Mellencamp drummer Kenny Aronoff. For his debut, Gary Stier has brought along a few friends, including J ...

  39. Songwriting Reunites Jayhawks Principals

    February 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Gary Louris and Mark Olson, the one-time co-frontmen for the Jayhawks, recently reunited for a brief songwriting session, the fruits of which will most likely show up on Olson's next solo album. At th Gary Louris and Mark Olson, the one-time co ...