1. Jim Keltner

    Jim Keltner

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  2. Album Reviews: Joe Walsh, Kelly Hogan, Melody Gardot, and Juanes

    May 23, 2012 5:05 PM EDT 0 0 ROCK JOE WALSH Analog Man Producers: Jeff Lynne, Joe Walsh Fantasy Records/Concord Release Date: June 5 Personal beyond the title's suggestion that the guitar great is a disconnected Luddite, Joe Walsh details his life in songs that touch on his ...

  3. Joseph Arthur Plots Album, Pearl Jam Side-Project Work

    September 27, 2011 8:07 AM EDT 0 0 0 Joseph Arthur 's beautiful May release, "The Graduation Ceremony" may have been his first album in three years, but the Akron, Ohio-bred singer/songwriter/painter has already recorded enough material for a possible triple release, and ...

  4. Jerry Lee Lewis Looks Back on Career for 75th Birthday

    September 29, 2010 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 "The Killer" is running low on ammo as he marks his 75th birthday on Wednesday. Jerry Lee Lewis can still pound out "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On" and "Great Balls of Fire" on his piano, and he just released a ...

  5. Jerry Lee Lewis Enlists Legendary Friends for New Album

    August 31, 2010 4:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 J erry Lee Lewis wants to make one thing clear: The title of his new album, "Mean Old Man," isn't a reference to the Killer himself. "No, it has nothing to do with me whatsoever," the 74-year-old rock'n'roll legend ...

  6. Elton John Recording Album With Leon Russell

    March 05, 2010 2:22 PM EST 0 0 0 In an unexpected pairing, Elton John and Leon Russell are recording an album together in Los Angeles with producer T-Bone Burnett. Both artists have written songs for the project, which has no title or release date as of yet. Billboard.com has learn ...

  7. Yoko Ono Brings Eric Clapton, Bette Midler, Sean Lennon To Rare Brooklyn Gig

    February 17, 2010 9:54 AM EST 0 0 0 Y oko Ono revived the Plastic Ono Band for a concert on Tuesday night that was part tribute, part vanity project and all irresistible fun. The show belonged as much to her son Sean Lennon , 34, as to Ono, 76. Looking and sounding like his famous fat ...

  8. Kris Kristofferson's Latest Cuts 'Closer To The Bone'

    July 27, 2009 9:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kris Kristofferson considers his new album, "Closer to the Bone," a "sequel" of sorts to 2006's acclaimed "This Old Road." "Emotionally, 'Closer to the Bone' is very much like 'This Old Road,� ...

  9. The Pretenders Mapping Out 2009 Tour

    November 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Though a couple dates are on the books for December, the Pretenders plan to mount a full-scale tour in 2009 to promote their latest album, "Break Up the Concrete." Though a couple dates are on the books for December, the Pretenders plan to ...

  10. Jessie Baylin

    July 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "If you would have ever told me I'd be living in the South, I would have said you got to be freaking kidding me," says singer/songwriter Jessie Baylin of her new Nashville home. "If you would have ever told me I'd be living ...

  11. Pretenders To Roll Out New Album As MP3s

    July 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Pretenders will roll out their new album, "Break Up the Concrete," as one MP3 per week with a different partner leading up to the Sept. 23 CD street date via Shangri-La Music. The Pretenders will roll out their new album, "Break U ...

  12. B.B. King Returns The 'Favor' On New Album

    July 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 B.B. King returns to his blues roots with the help of producer T Bone Burnett on "One Kind Favor," due Aug. 26 via Geffen. B.B. King returns to his blues roots with the help of producer T Bone Burnett on "One Kind Favor," due Aug ...

  13. Old Crow Medicine Show Pushes Ahead On New CD

    July 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Americana/bluegrass troupe Old Crow Medicine Show is preparing to release its third album, "Tennessee Pusher," on Sept. 23, via Nettwerk. Americana/bluegrass troupe Old Crow Medicine Show is preparing to release its third album, "Tenn ...

  14. Page McConnell

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Page McConnell is a man on the verge of his future. But the former Phish keyboardist isn't about to forget his past. Page McConnell is a man on the verge of his future. But the former Phish keyboardist isn't about to forget his past. Enter ...

  15. 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 ...

  16. Phish's McConnell Goes Solo With Legacy

    January 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Phish keyboardist Page McConnell has inked with Legacy Recordings for the April 17 release of his self-titled solo debut. The nine -track set sports contributions from ex-bandmates Trey Anastasio and Phish keyboardist Page McConnell has inked with L ...

  17. Mavis Staples Gets Personal On Anti- Debut

    December 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mavis Staples revisits songs forever associated with the civil rights movement on her new album, "We'll Never Turn Back," her debut for Anti-. Due April 24, the 12-track set was produced by Ry Cooder, Mavis Staples revisits songs fore ...

  18. 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 ...

  19. Williams Takes 'Wheels' For A New Spin

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 While Lucinda Williams puts the finishing touches on her next studio album, Lost Highway will on Oct. 24 release a "deluxe edition" of her acclaimed 1998 album "Car Wheels on a Gravel Road." While Lucinda Williams puts the finish ...

  20. T Bone Burnett Takes To The Road

    April 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After a nearly two-decade wait, T Bone Burnett has confirmed dates for a U.S. tour. The 16-date theater run will open May 23 in Chicago with Wallflowers frontman Jakob Dylan tapped to support all but After a nearly two-decade wait, T Bone Burnett ha ...

  21. T Bone Burnett Offers Musical 'Truth'

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Given his recent successes as a top-flight producer, it is easy to overlook that 58-year-old T Bone Burnett had a vital, yet under-the-covers recording career of his own. Given his recent successes as a top-flight producer, it is easy to overlook th ...

  22. Wilson Summons 'Thunder' With Burnett

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jazz vocalist Cassandra Wilson will release her next album, "Thunderbird," April 4 via Blue Note. Jazz vocalist Cassandra Wilson will release her next album, "Thunderbird," April 4 via Blue Note. The project marks her first colla ...

  23. Conversations With Tom Petty

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Paul Zollo conducted a series of in-depth discussions with Tom Petty about his career, with special focus on his songwriting. The conversations are reprinted in this book -- the first authorized book CALIFORNIA So you went to California with the int ...

  24. Hot Product

    April 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Elvis Costello / Stereolab Elvis And The Stereo "King of America," the 1986 album that saw Elvis Costello ditch the Attractions and turn introspective and even rootsy, is the latest of the artist's catalog titles lined up for reissue ...

  25. Hot Product

    April 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Pianist Jim Brickman's "Grace" (RCA Victor), featuring a guest appearance by vocalist Michael Bolton. Experimental electronic music duo Autechre's "Untilt ...

  26. Billboard Bits: Wilson, DeGraw, Steel Pulse

    March 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Cassandra Wilson, DeGraw, Steel Pulse Cassandra Wilson, the singer largely responsible for leading vocal jazz into the future, is in Los Angeles recording her sixth album for Blue Note with T-Bone Burnett producing. Wilson is writing new mat ...

  27. Costello's 'King' Receives Rhino Revamp

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 "King of America," the 1986 album that saw Elvis Costello ditch the Attractions and turn introspective and even rootsy, is the latest of the artist's catalog titles lined up for reissue via Rhino. "King of America," the 1986 ...

  28. Beat Cafe

    September 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In Donovan's first album in eight years, the Scotsman whose best records ("Sunshine Superman," "Mellow Yellow") are lasting snapshots of the '60s backtracks to an earlier decade. In Donovan's first album in eight y ...

  29. Willie's 'Outlaws' Special Heads To CD

    August 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Musical highlights of the third Willie Nelson & Friends television special will be released on CD Sept. 21 via Lost Highway. Musical highlights of the third Willie Nelson & Friends television special will be released on CD Sept. 21 via Lost ...

  30. Simon And Garfunkel Unveil Reunion Plans

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected, Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel today (Sept. 9) unveiled plans for their first major concert tour since 1983, due to kick off Oct. 18 at the Palace of Auburn Hills outside Detroit. The trek, As expected , Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel today ...

  31. Clapton, King Guest On Guy's 'Blues Singer'

    May 28, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Buddy Guy has drafted a pair of famous friends to join him on his latest album, "Blues Singer." Due Tuesday (June 3) from Silvertone Records, the acoustic set finds the blues legend joined by one of h Buddy Guy has drafted a pair of famous ...

  32. Buenos Hermanos

    March 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The 70-something Cuban singer Ibrahim Ferrer caught the world's ear thanks to his delightful presence on the Buena Vista Social Club and Afro-Cuban All-Stars projects. The 70-something Cuban singer Ibrahim Ferrer caught the world's ear tha ...

  33. Zevon Reissues Tout Bonus Material

    February 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Warren Zevon's back catalog will get a boost March 25 when EMI/Capitol reissues the singer/songwriter's 1969 debut "Wanted Dead or Alive," as well as his two Virgin Records efforts, 1987's "Sentimenta Warren Zevon' ...

  34. Mambo Sinuendo

    February 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Buena Vista Social Club production overseer Ry Cooder lends his clout to another relatively unsung Cuban master: guitarist Maneul Galbán, the formidable string-bender for the '60s doo-wop group Buena Vista Social Club production overseer Ry Coo ...

  35. Ry Cooder's Cuban Era May Be Capped With New Sets

    January 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. "I'd hate to say this whole Cuban experience is at an end for me," Ry Cooder says. "But I can't see any way they're going to allow us to do it again. We just got in under t ...

  36. The Instigator

    October 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With his bandmates settling into married lives and/or fatherhood, Old 97's frontman Rhett Miller takes advantage of a band break here to show off the pop instincts he's sharpened over the past few yea With his bandmates settling into marri ...

  37. McCartney, Starr Lead Harrison Tribute Concert

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will make a rare appearance together as part of a London concert commemorating the one-year anniversary of the death of Beatles guitarist George Harrison. The event, set Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will make a rare ...

  38. Full George Harrison Album Tracklist Revealed

    October 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The full tracklist has been unveiled for former Beatle George Harrison's forthcoming studio album "Brainwashed" (Dark Horse/EMI Recorded Music), which he was working on prior to his death last Novembe The full tracklist has been unvei ...

  39. Final George Harrison Album Due In November

    September 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The studio album former Beatles guitarist George Harrison was working on prior to his death last November will be released this fall. "Brainwashed," produced by Harrison and his son Dhani in tandem wi The studio album former Beatles guitar ...

  40. Another Sweet Mess

    August 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Vivacious Santa Barbara, Calif., songstress Kirstin Candy's first album with major distribution (following a pair of self-releases) shows an uncommon command of self-penned pop-rock, expertly produced Vivacious Santa Barbara, Calif., songstress ...

  41. Largo

    August 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In jazz, the term "cutting edge" conjures expectations of something so "out there" that it is not ready for mass acceptance. In jazz, the term "cutting edge" conjures expectations of something so "out there" t ...

  42. Kirstin Candy Makes A 'Sweet Mess'

    July 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. "A lot of people are emulating someone else, but she does her own thing," Liquid 8 president Mason Munoz says of his label's rising Santa Barbara, Calif.-based artist, Kirstin Candy. &quo ...

  43. Neil Finn Returns With Two Albums, DVD

    March 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontman Neil Finn says the recording of his new live album, "7 Worlds Collide - Live at the St. James" (released Feb. 26 via Nettwerk America), was both an experiment w Former Crowded House/Split Enz frontma ...

  44. Nirvana, Meat Puppets, Sublime Members Join Forces

    January 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After spending the month of December jamming and recording in Austin, Texas, Eyes Adrift -- an alternative rock supergroup fronted by former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic and featuring Meat Puppets After spending the month of December jamming and ...

  45. Finn's Star-Studded Concert Due In 2002

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn decided to put a group together for a slate concerts in his New Zealand homeland earlier this year, he aimed high. The result was a backing band When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Ne ...

  46. CSNY Plan 'Tour Of America'

    November 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Classic rock veterans Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young are returning to the road for the 35-date Tour of America, due to kick off Feb. 6 in Detroit and wrap April 17 in Atlanta. The group embarked on Classic rock veterans Crosby, Stills, Nash & ...

  47. Epiphany Opens 'Door' To Mick Jagger Disc

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger says he did not set out to make a solo record.After the Rolling Stones' marathon Bridges to Babylon tour two years ago, he wrote a few songs, began recording them at home -- and he suddenl Mick Jagger says he did not set out to make ...

  48. Ryan Adams Mines For 'Gold'

    August 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It may come as a surprise even to most fans that Ryan Adams' brand of barroom rock and misty-eyed balladry owes as much to the less-hip corners of rock culture (such as Slayer) as it does to such icon Spend enough time with lauded singer/songwr ...

  49. Hiatt Declares 'The Tiki Bar Is Open'

    July 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Hiatt will on Sept. 11 proclaim "The Tiki Bar is Open." His second album for Vanguard Records, the set is the follow-up to last year's Grammy-nominated "Crossing Muddy Waters," Hiatt's first acou John Hiatt will on ...