1. Dave Grohl to Host Sirius XM Radio Show

    November 27, 2012 6:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Sirius XM Radio announced today that Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl will host an exclusive, limited-run show that will air on a number of SiriusXM music channels. "Dave Grohl Presents Sound City" will premiere this Thursday at 4:00 pm ET ...

  2. Dave Grohl to Host New Show on SiriusXM

    November 27, 2012 3:08 PM EST Sirius XM Radio announced today that Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl will host an exclusive, limited-run show that will air on a number of SiriusXM music channels. "Dave Grohl Presents Sound City" will premiere this Thursday at 4:00 pm ...

  3. It's Official: John Janick Named President/COO of Interscope Geffen A&M

    October 03, 2012 11:55 PM EDT It's official: As projected by Billboard.biz in June, John Janick has been named president and chief operating officer of Interscope Geffen A&M , the label announced today. Janick joins the company after 16 years at the helm of the indie ...

  4. John Janick to Take 'Presidential' Role at Interscope: Sources

    June 13, 2012 3:32 PM EDT John Janick, currently co-president of Elektra Records with Mike Caren, will take a "presidential" role at Interscope Records later this year, two sources close to the situation confirmed to Billboard.biz today. The move, which will see ...

  5. Coachella Backbeat: AWOLNATION, Martin Solveig, Jared Leto, More Hang Backstage

    April 16, 2012 6:30 AM EDT AWOLNATION (L to R): David Amezcua, Kenny Carkeet, Hayden Scott, Aaron Bruno, Drew Stewart of AWOLNATION. (Photo: Catie Laffoon) After performing to a crowd of thousands, which included stage diving by frontman Aaron Bruno and a surprise visit fro ...

  6. Billboard Bits: Sinead O'Connor Hospitalized, Bamboozle Adds More Artists

    January 18, 2012 6:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Sinead O'Connor Returns To Hospital For Depression One week after declaring herself "really unwell" on Twitter, Sinead O'Connor has announced that she ...

  7. The Promise Ring Plotting More Reunion Gigs: 'Between 10 & 15 Shows'

    December 12, 2011 2:50 PM EST 0 0 0 Nineties indie rockers The Promise Ring , a band tabbed "emo" long before the masses caught on, recently announced plans for multiple reunion gigs to coincide with the release of a rarities compilation in 2012. Two dates are already confir ...

  8. Tokyo Police Club Ready '10 Days, 10 Covers, 10 Years'; Eye Third Album

    October 11, 2011 4:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 After a sophomore album dubbed "Champ," it's no surprise that Tokyo Police Club is an ambitious band. But taking on 10 covers from 10 years in 10 days, as the group did in a Los Angeles studio at the end of August, would be a tall ord ...

  9. Born in the U.S.A.: Top Artists by State, Readers Respond

    July 06, 2011 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 As you hopefully celebrated July 4th with friends, family, food (up-close) and fireworks (from a safe distance), Chart Beat considered the musical artists most associated with each U.S. state . Billy Joel , for example, represented New York; Ray Cha ...

  10. Foo Fighters Return, Dave Grohl Recruits Krist Novoselic

    October 27, 2010 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Foo Fighters will release a new album next year that features special help from singer Dave Grohl's old Nirvana bandmate, bassist Krist Novoselic, the frontman revealed to BBC Radio 1 . The as-yet-untitled set, which would be the group' ...

  11. Kenny Chesney Poised for Sixth No. 1 on Billboard 200

    September 30, 2010 10:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 K enny Chesney seems to be on his way to capturing his sixth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, as industry prognosticators suggest his "Hemingway's Whiskey" is aiming to debut atop the chart next week. Those sources say "Whiskey& ...

  12. Jimmy Eat World Embraces Digital Domain with 'Invented'

    September 18, 2010 8:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 J immy Eat World is what one might call a triple threat: consistent radio airplay, a strong licensing presence -- particularly in the gaming world -- and tech savviness. As the band prepares for the release of its seventh studio album, "Invente ...

  13. Goo Goo Dolls Premiere "Home" Video

    June 10, 2010 9:53 AM EDT 0 0 0 While the Goo Goo Dolls ' ninth studio effort, "Something For The Rest Of Us," isn't due until August, the band has released its new single "Home" (available now through iTunes ) to tide over fans. Not enough for you? G ...

  14. Chart Beat Thursday: "Glee" Cast, Colbie Caillat, Sade

    December 10, 2009 5:29 PM EST 0 0 0 'LAST'-ING IMPRESSIONS: Although it has become a modern-day holiday standard - it ranks at No. 13 on this week's Holiday Songs chart, between carols by Paul McCartney and Gene Autry - Wham! 's "Last Christmas" never cha ...

  15. Motion City Soundtrack Ready To Ignite 'Dino'-mite

    December 04, 2009 3:31 PM EST 0 0 0 After releasing its first two records on indie label Epitaph, pop-punk band Motion City Soundtrack signed a multiple-album deal with Columbia in late 2006, months before releasing its final Epitaph effort, 2007's "Even If It Kills Me." ...

  16. Daughtry, T-Pain, Dierks Bentley Set For Free Samsung Concert Series

    July 12, 2009 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 Daughtry, the Offspring, Dierks Bentley and T-Pain, among others, will perform as part of the third annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush, a free summer concert series designed to highlight the Samsung JACK mobile phone. The concert series starts Jul ...

  17. Daughtry, T-Pain, Dierks Bentley Set For Free Samsung Concert Series

    July 10, 2009 10:33 AM EDT 0 0 0 Daughtry, the Offspring, Dierks Bentley and T-Pain, among others, will perform as part of the third annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush, a free summer concert series designed to highlight the Samsung JACK mobile phone. The concert series starts Jul ...

  18. Jimmy Eat World Revisiting 'Clarity' On Tour

    November 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 To celebrate the 10th anniversary of its 1999 album "Clarity," Jimmy Eat World will perform the set in its entirety at 10 shows early next year. The dates begin Feb. 23 in New York and wrap March 7 in To celebrate the 10th anniversary of i ...

  19. Green Day In The Studio With Butch Vig

    October 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Confirming news that Garbage frontwoman Shirley Manson let slip recently on "The Carson Daly Show," Green Day is in the studio with veteran producer Butch Vig working on the follow-up to 2004's "Ameri Confirming news that Garbage ...

  20. Mariah, Nas, Nelly Set For Free Samsung Shows

    July 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mariah Carey, Gavin Rossdale, LeAnn Rimes, Nelly and Nas, among others, will perform as part of the second annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush, a free summer concert series designed to highlight Sams Mariah Carey, Gavin Rossdale, LeAnn Rimes, Nelly ...

  21. Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World, Kingston Join Sound Check Series

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World, Gym Class Heroes, Paramore and Sean Kingston will perform as part of the first Samsung Sound Check, a series of free private concerts to begin later this month. Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World, Gym Class Heroes, Paramore and Sean King ...

  22. Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World Join Samsung Concert Series

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In its continuous effort to reach consumers via live music, Samsung has announced that Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World, Gym Class Heroes, Paramore and Sean Kingston will perform as part of the first Samsung Sound Check, a series of free private concerts to ...

  23. Paramore Anticipates Jimmy Eat World Tour, Grammys

    January 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 What's on Paramore singer Hayley Williams' mind these days? In addition to looking forward to the Paramore/Jimmy Eat World co-headlining spring tour announced todayWilliams is definitely thinking abou What's on Paramore singer Hayley ...

  24. Jonas Bros. Wrap 'Hannah' Tour, Hit The Studio

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers' time on the blockbuster Hannah Montana/Miley Cyrus arena tour came to an end last night (Jan. 9) at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y., but the sibling pop trio doesn't plan to The Jonas Brothers' time on the b ...

  25. Jimmy Eat World, Domingo Set For MLS Championship

    November 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rock act Jimmy Eat World and opera star Placido Domingo will perform live during Major League Soccer’s championship game Nov. 18. Jimmy Eat World will perform songs during halftime from “Chase This Light,” its latest Interscope release, which debu ...

  26. Future Looks Bright For A Britney 'Blackout' At No. 1

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Britney Spears looks to have a clear path to top The Billboard 200. First-day sales from the eight chains that report to Nielsen SoundScan's Building Charts put Spears' Jive/Zomba release "Blackout" a Britney Spears looks to have ...

  27. Springsteen Returns To No. 1 In Slow Sales Week

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a slow week for album sales, Bruce Springsteen's "Magic" returns to the summit of The Billboard 200 despite a 42% sales decline. The Columbia effort moved 77,000 copies in the U.S., according to Ni In a slow week for album sales, B ...

  28. Springsteen Bosses Way Back to No. 1

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen's "Magic" returns to No. 1 in a slow week on The Billboard 200 while Jimmy Eat World starts at No. 5 with "Chase This Light" ... Santana bows in the top 10 with his new greatest hits package "Ultimat ...

  29. Santana's Still Smooth

    October 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carlos Santana, who holds the record for the longest-running No. 1 in Adult Top 40 history, is hitting the charts again. Jimmy Eat World and Underworld also have new and notable releases this week. Carlos Santana, who holds the record for the longes ...

  30. 'Casino' Royale

    October 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "Big Casino," the bombastic first single from Jimmy Eat World's new "Chase This Light," is the story of an aging rocker laying out his version of reality. The Vegas-circuit character is explaining to "Big Casino," ...

  31. With 'Bells' On

    October 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Carlos Santana finds radio magic again with the first single from his "Ultimate Santana" compilation, Jimmy Eat World follows up its best charting album with a new effort and Underworld strikes out on The first career live album from R.E.M ...

  32. Jimmy Eat World Sees The 'Light' This Fall

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The album's first single, "Big Casino," will be released to radio at the end of this month. Jimmy Eat World has set an Oct. 16 release date for its new Interscope album, "Chase This Light." As previously reported , the rock ...

  33. Garbage Eyeing Mid-2008 To Start New Album

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In the wake of the new "Absolute Garbage" collection, the members of Garbage are eyeballing mid-2008 to begin making their fifth album. In the wake of the new "Absolute Garbage" collection, the members of Garbage are eyeballing m ...

  34. The Academy Is...

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 +44 (Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker's band) is also on the tour. Our guitarist Mike Carden is the only one that has had the nerve to go talk to Travis so far... I'm a little scared of him to be honest. I am writing you today from Minneapoli ...

  35. Jimmy Eat World Finishing Up 'Eclectic' New Album

    January 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rock outfit Jimmy Eat World is nearing completion on its first album in three years. The as-yet-untitled set is due in early summer via Interscope and was recorded at the band's rehearsal space in Tem Rock outfit Jimmy Eat World is nearing comp ...

  36. The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Emery Set For Take Action! Tour

    December 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Emery and A Static Lullaby are confirmed to perform during this year's Take Action! Tour. The trek kicks off Feb. 1 at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., and runs through l The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Emery and A Sta ...

  37. Jimmy Eat World Making New Album At Home

    July 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Modern rock act Jimmy Eat World is about to begin recording its next album at its own studio in Tempe, Ariz. The set will be produced by Butch Vig, marking his first stint behind the boards with anoth Modern rock act Jimmy Eat World is about to begi ...

  38. Taking Back Sunday Signs With Warner Bros.

    June 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Indie rock act Taking Back Sunday has signed with Warner Bros., after releasing two popular albums via Chicago-based label Victory. Indie rock act Taking Back Sunday has signed with Warner Bros., after releasing two popular albums via Chicago-based ...

  39. Green Day Drafts Jimmy Eat World For Tour

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Green Day has selected Jimmy Eat World as the support act for its next round of touring, which, as previously reported, will feature the band's first stadium shows in a handful of markets. The tour wi Green Day has selected Jimmy Eat World as t ...

  40. TunesOnTV

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for April 18-24, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, APRIL 18 "Today," NBC Featured artist: Il Divo (also scheduled: Simon Cowell, Debbie Travis, Michael Schlow). "Daily Download," F ...

  41. Ringtones, MySpace

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: Ringtones, MySpace THE TELEPHONE IS RINGING: It seems anybody who owns a cell phone these days has also downloaded a custom ringtone of some ...

  42. B&E: Black Maria

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Black Maria. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. Victory Records has a new hard rock darl ...

  43. Jimmy Eat World, Taking Back Sunday To Tour

    February 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern rock acts Jimmy Eat World and Taking Back Sunday will co-headline a spring North American tour, beginning April 10 in Champaign, Ill. Although the itinerary has yet to be nailed down, the tour Modern rock acts Jimmy Eat World and Taking Back ...

  44. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Dec. 27, 2004-Jan. 2, 2005).

    December 27, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Dec. 27, 2004-Jan. 2, 2005). HAPPY NEW YEAR! For many years I have lived by a rule that has kept me safe within the walls of my home or that of a close friend on New Year's Eve. It's on ...

  45. Snoop's 'Drop' Rises To No. 1

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After weeks of domination on several Billboard charts, Snoop Dogg's "Drop It Like It's Hot" featuring Pharrell finally reaches the pinnacle of the Hot 100. After weeks of domination on several of Billboard singles charts, Snoop D ...

  46. New Seasonal Offerings Compete For Attention

    November 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ever year, artists and labels pull together holiday music releases in hopes of striking perennial silver and gold, and 2004 can be considered a banner year for seasonal fare. Thanks to new albums from Ever year, artists and labels pull together holi ...

  47. CHART BEAT BONUS

    November 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on chart activity relating to Ciara, Jimmy Eat World and Hall & Oates. 1, 2 HITS: Ciara's only two Billboard Hot 100 chart entries are both in the top 10 this week, in adjacent positions. "1, 2 Step" (Sho' ...

  48. CHART BEAT

    November 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Ciara, Jimmy Eat World & More /bb/chartbeat/index.jsp News Jimmy Eat ...

  49. Usher And Alicia's 'Boo' Still Strong At No. 1

    November 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Usher starts his sixth week at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 with "My Boo" featuring Alicia Keys. That gives Usher a total of 28 weeks at No. 1 in 2004; last week, he became the only artist ever to top Usher starts his sixth week at No ...

  50. Billboard Bits: KROQ, Eagles, Steve Earle

    November 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on KROQ, Eagles, Steve Earle A hard-rocking lineup is on tap for the second night of Los Angeles radio station KROQ's annual Almost Acoustic Christmas concert. To be held Dec. 12 at Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, the show will feat ...

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