1. Jay Reatard

    Jay Reatard

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    • Watch Me Fall
  2. Black Lips Add Polish with Mark Ronson's Help on 'Arabia Mountain'

    May 17, 2011 2:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Through five albums in eight years, the recording process of Atlanta's Black Lips was a lot like their songs: quick, sloppy and without help from anyone. But for "Arabia Mountain," out June 7, the band had bigger ambitions. "The ...

  3. Arcade Fire Covers Jay Reatard's 'Oh It's Such A Shame'

    August 03, 2010 6:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Before last night (Aug. 2), no one would put Canadian indie favorites Arcade Fire and pop-punk Memphis rocker Jay Reatard in the same sentence. The former put the combination at the tip of everyone's tongues when they covered Reatard's &qu ...

  4. 10 Buzz Bands To Watch

    July 13, 2010 11:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 These ten artists are rising stars doing their own thing who ready to burst into wider public consciousness this year. Read, listen, rock out. Wavves Latest Album: 'King of the Beach' After breaking out last spring with its eponymous sopho ...

  5. Wavves Roll Past Public Meltdown To "Beach"

    July 09, 2010 12:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 For singer/guitarist Nathan Williams and his noise-pop band Wavves , 2009 was both a year that every aspiring musician hopes for-and every established musician dreads. After drawing critical acclaim last spring for a sophomore album recorded in his ...

  6. Beyonce and Jay-Z Make a Bundle, Usher Loses One

    January 14, 2010 5:16 PM EST 0 0 0 In today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Beyonce and Jay-Z were just named the top-earning couple by Forbes Magazine. The pair brought in $122 million last year, $90 of which came from Beyonce's sales and touring. ...

  7. The Daily Noise 1.14.2010 - Billboard.com

    The Daily Noise 1.14.2010 - Billboard.com

    January 14, 2010 3:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Beyonce and Jay-Z named top-earning couple by Forbes, fortune stolen from Usher's SUV, music world mourns Teddy Pendergrass and Jay Reatard, Omarion talks new album "Ollusion." Omarion , Jay-z , Jay Reatard , Bill Werde , The Daily No ...

  8. Jay Reatard Found Dead in Memphis Home

    January 13, 2010 4:28 PM EST 0 0 0 Memphis garage-punk artist Jimmy Lee Lindsey, better known as Jay Reatard , was found dead in his Memphis home early Tuesday morning, according to friends. He was 29. Goner Records, which has released a number of Reatard's singles and EPs, post ...

  9. Indies Get Wilco DVD Early For Record Store Day

    February 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In an effort to boost excitement for Record Store Day (April 18), Wilco is making its new Nonesuch concert DVD, "Ashes of American Flags," available early, and exclusively, to indie retail for the occasion, Billboard has learned. The film ...

  10. Initial Bands Announced For CMJ 2008

    August 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Broken Social Scene, Deerhoof, They Might Be Giants and Lee "Scratch" Perry are among the first acts confirmed for the 2008 CMJ Music Marathon, to be held Oct. 21-25 in New York. Broken Social Scene, Deerhoof, They Might Be Giants and Lee ...