1. Future, Chance the Rapper, Kurt Vile Added to SXSW Lineup

    February 10, 2014 8:11 PM EST 0 0 0 Bob Mould, Schoolboy Q also among newly-announced lineup additions A new wave of participants in this year's South by Southwest has been announced, including multiple artists spanning various genres -- from buzz acts to established artists. Rap ...

  2. Chart Moves: Taylor Swift's 'Red' Spends Year on the Charts, Eric Clapton's 'Unplugged' Returns

    October 25, 2013 3:52 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Pearl Jam claimed its fifth No. 1 album with the arrival of "Lightning Bolt." The set logged the largest debut this year for a rock album, starting with 166,000 sold, according to Nielsen So ...

  3. Martin Mills Receives Billboard’s Industry Icon Award

    January 27, 2013 9:07 AM EST Above (from left): Billboard editorial director Bill Werde, Beggars Group founder and Billboard Industry Icon Award winner Martin Mills, Reed Midem CEO Paul Zilk and Midem director Bruno Crolot. (Photo: MIDEM/D'Halloy/Image & Co) Martin M ...

  4. Gary Numan

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  5. Billboard Bits: Gaga To Judge 'So You Think You Can Dance,' Rihanna Lawsuit Moves Forward

    July 26, 2011 6:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Lady Gaga To Judge "So You Think You Can Dance" This Week "Gaga is coming to dance," shouts the intro of a new "So You Think You Can Dance" ...

  6. The Strokes, Duran Duran Rumored for Coachella Fest

    January 18, 2011 6:04 AM EST 0 0 0 Guessing the Coachella lineup has become somewhat of a spectator sport in recent years, with faux flyers popping up on the Net months before the dates are announced (April 15, 16 and 17 this year), each more fantastical than the next. Naturally, thi ...

  7. Miley Cyrus, Usher Grounded By Volcanic Ash

    April 19, 2010 8:32 AM EDT 0 0 0 Flight restrictions have been extended in the U.K. and Europe because of the volcanic ash cloud, leaving tour plans and promotional campaigns in tatters. Several U.K. acts missed the Coachella festival at the weekend, including Gary Numan , the Crib ...

  8. Rihanna Reigns, Volcano Ash Rains, Coheed Explains

    April 16, 2010 10:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 In today's edition of the Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, volcano smoke is threatening Coachella from afar, Rihanna 's got chart life, Type O Negative frontman Peter Steele has passed away, and Coheed and Cambria hav ...

  9. U.K. Bands Grounded By Volcanic Dust

    April 16, 2010 8:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 Flights from the U.K. have been grounded for a second day by volcanic ash, which has left several acts' appearances at Coachella in serious doubt this weekend. The restrictions on U.K. airspace will continue until 1am BST on April 17. Transport ...

  10. Volcanic Dust Threatens U.K. Acts' Coachella Sets

    April 15, 2010 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 U.K. acts Gary Numan, the Cribs and Bad Lieutenant could miss their Coachella Festival appearances this weekend because of volcanic ash affecting flights. All flights in and out of Britain have been stopped because of a volcanic eruption in Iceland. ...

  11. Volcanic Dust Threatens U.K. Acts' Coachella Sets

    April 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. acts Gary Numan, the Cribs and Bad Lieutenant could miss their Coachella Festival appearances this weekend because of volcanic ash affecting flights. All flights in and out of Britain have been stopped because of a volcanic eruption in Icelan ...

  12. Jay-Z, Muse, Gorillaz Top Coachella 2010 Lineup

    January 19, 2010 10:25 AM EST 0 0 0 J ay-Z , Muse and Gorillaz will headline the 11th annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 16-18 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are LCD Soundsystem , Faith No More , Thom Yorke , Pavement and the Spec ...

  13. Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails Plan New Music In 2010

    January 04, 2010 12:05 PM EST 0 0 0 K anye West and Trent Reznor , two of the most iconoclastic and discussed musicians of the past decade, each took to their blogs over the New Year holiday to announce new projects. While short on details, Reznor's message on nin.com hints at mu ...

  14. Jack White Forms The Dead Weather

    March 12, 2009 10:46 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jack White has formed a new group called The Dead Weather with The Kills frontwoman Alison Mosshart. White takes drum and vocal duties, while The Raconteurs bassist Jack Lawrence and Queens of the Stoneage guitarist Dean Fertita round the four piece ...

  15. March 8, 2009

    March 08, 2009 12:00 AM EST – Nine Inch Nails releases “The Downward Spiral.” 1993 – Bandleader Billy Eckstein dies in Pittsburgh of complications from a stroke. He is 78. 1979 – Tom Chaplin of Keane is born in East Sussex, England. 1976 – Gaz Coombes (Gareth Michael Coom ...

  16. Peter Moren

    April 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If it all becomes one long hangover, you will end up seeing touring as an angst-ridden thing and try to get away from it to fight the touring demon. April 21, New York We (that means me, our tour manager Peter Hamilton and Tobias Fröberg, supporting ...

  17. This Day in Music

    March 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST - Bill Sammeth files suit against Cher, charging that she owes him a 15% personal manager's fee involving the proceeds of "Believe," her hit single. Sammeth says he masterminded her comeback as a 1999 - Bill Sammeth files suit ag ...

  18. Foo Fighters Expand Second Album For Reissue

    May 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To celebrate the 10th anniversary of its sophomore album, "The Colour and the Shape," Foo Fighters will release an expanded edition of the project July 10 via Legacy/RCA. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of its sophomore album, "The ...

  19. This Day in Music

    March 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST - Bill Sammeth files suit against Cher, charging that she owes him a 15% personal manager's fee involving the proceeds of "Believe," her hit single. Sammeth says he masterminded her comeback as a 1999 - Bill Sammeth files suit ag ...

  20. Ms. Dynamite, AC/DC Singer Crash During Reality Show

    November 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ms. Dynamite is recovering from a 100-mph crash that occurred during filming of "The Race," a car-racing reality show on Britain's Sky One TV network. AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson struck the back o Ms. Dynamite is recovering from a ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. Day Break

    April 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL's new studio album, "Today," arrives this week via Ultra Records. In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL's new studio album, "Today," arrives this week via Ultra Records. It's the f ...

  23. RIP IT UP AND START AGAIN: Postpunk 1978-1984

    March 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The history of postpunk rock gets a microscopic examination by a keen-eyed English observer. The history of postpunk rock gets a microscopic examination by a keen-eyed English observer. British critic Reynolds, who picked apart the development of ho ...

  24. This Day in Music

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1973 - </b>Paul McCartney is arrested for growing marijuana on his farm in Scotland.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1999 - Bill Sammeth files suit against Cher, charging that she owes him a 15% per ...

  25. Junkie XL Revels In 'Today' On New Album

    February 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL has wrapped his next studio album, "Today," which will be released April 18 via Ultra Records in North America. In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL has wrapped his next studio album, "Today," w ...

  26. SHE WANTS REVENGE, "She Wants Revenge"

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 She Wants Revenge finds two L.A. DJs, part-time MC Justin Warfield and Adam "Adam 12" Bravin, pawning their hip-hop club gear and channeling their inner Interpol -- though many will understandably arg She Wants Revenge finds two L.A. DJs, ...

  27. Billy Joel: The Life & Times Of An Angry Young Man

    January 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Successful, volatile, creative, self—aware and self—destructive, singer—songwriter Billy Joel's life reads like a popular novel. Hank Bordowitz's "Billy Joel: The Life & Times of an Angry Yo Doesn't Matter What They Say in th ...

  28. This Day in Music

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Bill Sammeth files suit against Cher, charging that she owes him a 15% personal manager's fee involving the proceeds of "Believe," her hit single. Sammeth says he masterminded her comeba 1999 - Bill Sammeth f ...

  29. Junkie XL Channels The '70s For Xbox Game

    March 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL conjures a range of '70s-inspired music on the in-game soundtrack to the Xbox racing simulator "Forza Motorsport," which Microsoft will release on May 3. In-demand producer/artist Junkie XL conjures ...

  30. Dangerous Dreams

    November 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The existence of Moving Units is a sure sign that the '80s post-punk revival has reached critical mass. The existence of Moving Units is a sure sign that the '80s post-punk revival has reached critical mass. It takes a fair number of artis ...

  31. IMA ROBOT

    October 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The roots of Ima Robot can be found in a beat box. The roots of Ima Robot can be found in a beat box. "I was into hip-hop a lot and messin' around with beats," singer Alex Ebert tells Billboard.com. "I wanted to record a demo and ...

  32. Evanescence, Beyonce Lead U.K. Charts

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Evanescence started a fourth week with the U.K.'s No. 1 single and Destiny's Child's Beyonce Knowles debuted as a solo artist with the No. 1 album on the new tallies published yesterday (June 29). Eva Evanescence started a fourth week ...

  33. Junkie XL Drafts Pals For Live 'Broadcast'

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dutch producer/electronic artist Junkie XL, whose new album features guest vocalists such as Dave Gahan, Chuck D, the Cure's Robert Smith, former Republica frontwoman Saffron, and soul legend Solomon Dutch producer/electronic artist Junkie XL, ...

  34. Chart Beat Chat

    March 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson answers questions on Madonna, one-hit wonders, featured artists, the Ramones, and airplay-only hits. CAUTION: This week's Chart Beat Chat ends with a surprise twist you won't see coming until the very last second! Uh-uh, don&# ...

  35. This Day in Music

    March 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>1999 - </b>Bill Sammeth files suit against Cher, charging that she owes him a 15% personal manager's fee involving the proceeds of "Believe," her hit single. Sammeth says he masterminded her comeba 1999 - Bill Sammeth f ...

  36. 08TunesOnTV

    February 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Feb. 17-23, 2003. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, FEB. 17 "Dashboard Dreams," VH1 Featured Artists: AC/DC, the Beach Boys, Blink 182, Cake, Sheryl Crow, Dr. Dre, Sa ...

  37. Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)

    August 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With contemporary nÜ-electro artists looking back to the '80s for inspiration (Billboard, July 27), the timing couldn't be better for this seven-disc, 142-track boxed set. With contemporary nü-electro artists looking back to the '80s ...

  38. The Best of Fad Gadget

    December 22, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pioneering groups like Kraftwerk and Cabaret Voltaire have long been recognized as trailblazers in electronic music. Pioneering groups like Kraftwerk and Cabaret Voltaire have long been recognized as trailblazers in electronic music. Add the often o ...

  39. Basement Jaxx Shakes Up Dancefloors On 'Rooty'

    May 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Since forming in the mid-'90s, the photogenic British duo Basement Jaxx -- Felix Buxton and Simon Ratcliffe -- has prided itself on bucking the status quo of contemporary clubland. Whether producing/r Since forming in the mid-'90s, the pho ...