1. Alicia Keys Previews 'Girl on Fire' Songs at NYC Show

    October 16, 2012 1:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 With fifth studio album "Girl on Fire" hitting stores in a little over a month, Alicia Keys previewed new material and revisited her biggest hits in her hometown during a packed, deafeningly loud concert at Avery Fisher Hall at New York� ...

  2. Decemberists Fans Love Foursquare, Bryan Adams Fans Not So Much

    February 17, 2011 3:15 PM EST Decemberists fans were the most active Foursquare users in January, according to data at SuperGlued.com on New York check-ins on the social media app. Users of Foursquare appear to love indie rock and tend to frequent a small number of venues. But ...

  3. Hall & Oates

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    October 20, 2009 2:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hall & Oates interview with hall & oates , hall , Oates , interview , exclusive , Hall & Oates , Exclusive , Hall , Interview Videos Exclusive Hall Interview ...

  4. Sugarland Plots First European Tour Plus U.S. Dates

    February 23, 2009 2:07 PM EST 0 0 0 Grammy-winning duo Sugarland will embark on their first European tour in March, traveling to seven countries for gigs in 11 different European cities. The dates are a mix of appearances at U.S. military installations and theater shows. Mercury Nashv ...

  5. Waits, Glass Featured On 'Healing' CD/DVD

    May 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Waits, Philip Glass and Anoushka Shankar are featured on the upcoming CD/DVD release "Healing the Divide: A Concert for Peace and Reconciliation." Tom Waits, Philip Glass and Anoushka Shankar are featured on the upcoming CD/DVD release ...

  6. Bell Awarded Avery Fisher Prize

    April 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Grammy Award winning violinist Joshua Bell was presented the 2007 Avery Fisher Prize, awarded for outstanding achievement and excellence in music, April 10 at New York's Lincoln Center. The violin virtuoso received a $75,000 honorarium and hi ...

  7. The Roots, Patti Smith Highlight Dylan Tribute

    November 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute to the acclaimed music of Bob Dylan last night (Nov. 9) at New York's Avery Fisher Hall. Twenty-two artists, many of them celebrated in their own right, paid tribute t ...

  8. Dylan Sets Album Track List, Inspires NYC Tribute

    July 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Dylan has finalized the track list for his new album, "Modern Times," due Aug. 29 via Columbia. Four of the 10 cuts push the six-minute mark, including the nearly eight-minute "Spirit on the Water Bob Dylan has finalized the track ...

  9. Universal Readies Classical Digital Exclusives

    March 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST First titles will be available at Apple's iTunes. Looking to take advantage of the growing taste for digital downloads among classical music fans, Universal Classics is rolling out a new series of primarily digital-only live recordings of maj ...

  10. Sheryl Takes New York

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Sheryl Crow performs at New York's Avery Fisher Hall. Sheryl Crow plays an acoustic guitar early in her Oct. 30 headlining concert at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall in New York. The show was the first of two that close out a brief tour ...

  11. Wynton Plays For Louisiana Philharmonic

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Wynton Marsalis plays during a New York benefit for the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra. Trumpter Wynton Marsalis performs as members of the New York Philharmonic and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra look on during Oct. 28's 'Bringing Bac ...

  12. New INXS Books North American Tour

    October 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The new INXS lineup will open its first North American tour Jan. 18 in Vancouver. The new INXS lineup will open its first North American tour Jan. 18 in Vancouver. The group recently replaced late lead singer Michael Hutchence via the public auditio ...

  13. Sanctuary Management U.K. Names MD

    March 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Senior manager Hall takes helm. Senior manager Hall takes helm. News Hall ...

  14. Sanctuary Management U.K. Names MD

    March 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Senior manager Hall takes helm. Martin Hall, a senior artist manager at Sanctuary Artist Management U.K., has been promoted to the newly created position of managing director. Hall joined the firm, part of the Sanctuary Group's Sanctuary Arti ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Simon & Garfunkel, R.E.M., Ween

    September 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Simon & Garfunkel, R.E.M., Ween Although details were scant at deadline, Simon & Garfunkel are eyeing a Nov. 23 release for a DVD and deluxe CD chronicling their wildly successful Old Friends reunion tour. The sets will be issued by ...

  16. Reed, Simon, Mos Def Rock For Freedom

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lou Reed, Paul Simon and Mos Def are among the acts confirmed to perform at the Freedom Concert, sponsored by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU). Lou Reed, Paul Simon and Mos Def are among the acts confirmed to perform at the Freedom Concert, ...

  17. N.Y. Philharmonic, Carnegie Merger Off

    October 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 At first blush, a marriage between the New York Philharmonic and Carnegie Hall seemed like a good idea to both. But the relationship ended yesterday (Oct. 7) before a single note sounded. At first blush, a marriage between the New York Philharmonic ...

  18. Billboard Bits: Tom Waits, R.E.M./Wilco, Fuse/Voodoo

    August 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Tom Waits, R.E.M./Wilco, Fuse/Voodoo Singer/songwriter Tom Waits has joined the lineup of Healing the Divide - A Benefit Concert for Peace and Reconciliation. Set for Sept. 21 at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall in New York, the event ...

  19. N.Y. Philharmonic Merging With Carnegie Hall

    June 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The New York Philharmonic, the nation's oldest symphony orchestra, will leave Lincoln Center for Carnegie Hall in a merger of renowned U.S. cultural institutions, the New York Times reports. The New York Philharmonic, the nation's oldest s ...

  20. Puente Tribute Set For NYC

    March 27, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The music and life of late Latin jazz legend Tito Puente will be celebrated April 21 with a star-studded event at New York's Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center. Actor Jimmy Smits will host "Rums of P The music and life of late Latin jazz ...

  21. Billboard Bits: Cole/Price, Lyricist Lounge, Wainwright

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits: Natalie Cole and Kelly Price at the Avon Kiss Goodbye to Breast Cancer concert and awards, Lyricist Lounge tour postponed, and Rufus Wainwright schedules a handful of shows. Natalie Cole -- who will release her debut Verve album, &qu ...

  22. Prince's Spring Tour Grows

    February 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Enigmatic R&B/funk artist Prince has confirmed 28 dates for his planned U.S. tour in support of his latest album, "The Rainbow Children" (NPG). As previously reported, the One Nite Alone With Prin Enigmatic R&B/funk artist Prince h ...

  23. PHILHARMONIC

    December 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The latest in the New York Philharmonic's groundbreaking series of homegrown boxed sets (issued via the orchestra's Special Editions label) is a thoughtfully produced collection celebrating the 11-yea The latest in the New York Philharmoni ...

  24. Combs Up For Fashion Award

    April 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hip-hop entrepreneur Sean Combs is among the nominees for the American Fashion Awards, to be presented June 14 at Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center by the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CF Hip-hop entrepreneur Sean Combs is among the nom ...