1. Joe Ely

    Joe Ely

    6 Albums, 0 Songs

    • Letter to Laredo
    • Live @ Antone's
    • Live at Liberty Lunch
    • Satisfied at Last
    • Streets of Sin
    • Twistin' in the Wind
  2. Bruce Springsteen Plays Incendiary SXSW Show With Tom Morello, Jimmy Cliff, Arcade Fire

    March 16, 2012 11:01 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen played an epic 2-hour and 50-minutee set at Austin's ACL Live at Moody Theater (Photo: Getty Images) Bruce Springsteen came to South By Southwest to make a speech. He wound up making history - at least by the standards of hi ...

  3. Bruce Springsteen Captures SXSW With Epic, Raucous Revue

    March 16, 2012 10:20 AM EDT 0 0 0 In Nearly 3-Hour Set, The Boss and His Army (Including Tom Morello, Eric Burdon, Arcade Fire) Deliver Night of Live Magic B ruce Springsteen came to South By Southwest to make a speech . He wound up making history -- at least by the standards of his ...

  4. Bruce Springsteen Surprises Austin Music Awards: Video

    March 15, 2012 12:49 PM EDT Bruce Springsteen didn't wait until his scheduled events to get into the swing of things at South By Southwest this week. The New Jersey rocker, who's delivering South By Southwest's keynote speech on Thursday, with an "intimat ...

  5. Bruce Springsteen Surprises Austin Music Awards: Video

    March 15, 2012 12:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen didn't wait until his scheduled events to get into the swing of things at South By Southwest this week. The New Jersey rocker, who's delivering South By Southwest's keynote speech on Thursday, with an "intimate& ...

  6. Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog Part 2

    March 14, 2012 2:06 PM EDT Billboard.biz's 2012 SXSW Blog March 17, 2012 | Person ON the Street Man on the Street: Fred Mills, Editor, Blurt Magazine Fred Mills, Editor, Blurt Magazine Billboard.biz: What's the best band/artist you've seen yet? Fred Mills: Br ...

  7. Willie Nelson, Shawn Colvin Pay Tribute to Guy Clark

    November 14, 2011 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 He's one of the most revered writers to ever roam Music City, and the cream of the musical crop will be paying tribute to the great Guy Clark with the release of "This One's For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark." "Guy's song ...

  8. Rock Vets Remember 'The Day The Music Died'

    February 03, 2009 1:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Fifty years after Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper played their final gig at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, the Day the Music Died became the Day the Music Went On and On. Last night's tribute concert at the original Surf ...

  9. Lyle Lovett Looks Toward The Future

    July 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lyle Lovett is starting to think about the future, including a follow-up to his 2007 album "It's Not Big It's Large," but he's in no hurry. Lyle Lovett is starting to think about the future, including a follow-up to his 2007 ...

  10. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Chuck Brown, the "Godfather of Go-Go," is awarded a National Heritage Fellowship, the country's highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. The Fellowship, which comes with a $20,000 prize, 2005 - Chuck Brown, the "God ...

  11. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Chuck Brown, the "Godfather of Go-Go," is awarded a National Heritage Fellowship, the country's highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. The Fellowship, which comes with a $20,000 prize, 2005 - Chuck Brown, the "God ...

  12. Stagecoach Festival / May 5-6, 2007 / Indio, Calif. (Empire Polo Field)

    May 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was craft versus showbiz at the first Stagecoach festival held this past weekend (May 5-6) in Indio, Calif. For the audience, the calculated formulas that rule country airwaves won hands down, thou It was craft versus showbiz at the first Stageco ...

  13. Country Descending On Desert For Stagecoach Fest

    January 10, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The lineup is set for the inaugural Stagecoach festival, which, as previously reported, will be held May 5-6 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif., the site of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Fe The lineup is set for the inaugural Stagecoach f ...

  14. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fireworks display lights up the Nashville sky in opening ceremonies for Country Music Fan Fair 2001.<br clear="none"/><br clear="n 2005 - Chuck ...

  15. Dixie Chicks Set 'Accidents & Accusations' Tour

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The North American leg of the Dixie Chicks’ Accidents & Accusations tour will begin July 21 in Detroit, and will run through early November. Tickets for all of the dates will go on sale over the The North American leg of the Dixie Chicks’ Accide ...

  16. Billboard Bits: Randy Newman, Trapt/Shinedown, Joan Jett

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Randy Newman, Trapt/Shinedown, Joan Jett Steve Earle, Allison Moorer, Guster, Bela Fleck and the Del McCoury Band are among the artists recasting songs penned by Randy Newman on the tribute album "Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman.&q ...

  17. Guests Sweeten Shaver's 'Real Deal'

    July 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver tapped friends and compatriots to help out on "The Real Deal," his first new studio set since 2002. Veteran singer/songwriter Billy Joe Shaver tapped friends and compatriots to help out on "T ...

  18. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Jazz trombonist Jimmy Knepper dies in Triadelphia, W. Va., of Parkinson's disease. He is 75. Knepper was best known for his association with bassist/composer Charles Mingus, for whom he 2003 - Jazz trombonist Jimmy Kne ...

  19. Hot Product

    May 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A new album from New York-based psychedelic rock outfit Mercury Rev, "The Secret Migration" (V2). An expanded reissue of influential U.K. rock quartet Gang Of Four' ...

  20. More Stars Join Tsunami Relief Efforts

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Madonna, Hilary Duff and Ricky Martin are among the latest high-profile artists to join the fight to raise funds for victims of the Dec. 26 earthquake and tsunami in the Indian Ocean. Madonna, Hilary Duff and Ricky Martin are among the latest high-p ...

  21. Artists Aid Tsunami Relief Efforts

    January 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Along with several large concerts in the planning stages, artists around the world are staging their own benefit shows for or donating to funds for the victims of the recent tsunami in Southern Asia. Along with several large concerts in the planning ...

  22. Nelson To Headline Texas Tsunami Benefit

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Willie Nelson will headline a Texas benefit concert to help the relief effort for victims of the tsunamis in southern Asia and eastern Africa. "I started at the top," says musician Michael Hall of his Willie Nelson will headline a Texas be ...

  23. Roots Rockers Bolster Los Super Seven

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Texas-based rock act Los Super Seven gets a lift from a host of roots rock artists on its third studio album, "Heart It on the X." The set is due March 22 as the first release in a new deal with Telar Texas-based rock act Los Super Seven g ...

  24. Mellencamp Heads Back To College

    November 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A select group of Indiana University students got an unexpected guest lecturer on Tuesday in the form of Indiana native John Mellencamp. The singer/songwriter appeared at Professor Glenn Gass' long-ru A select group of Indiana University studen ...

  25. Hot Product

    September 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week: -- An album of B-sides and remixes from U.K. singer/songwriter Beth Orton, "The Other Side of Daybreak" (Heavenly/Astralwerks). -- Danish rock act the Raveonettes' "Ch ...

  26. Lost Highway Collects 'Found' Gems

    August 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alternative country flagship label Lost Highway has set a Sept. 23 release date for "Lost & Found -- Vol. I," a single-disc collection of rarities, b-sides and unreleased music from artists on the Alternative country flagship label Los ...

  27. Streets of Sin

    August 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Austin-based singer/songwriter Joe Ely has built a devoted following through haunting, powerful albums and fierce live shows. Austin-based singer/songwriter Joe Ely has built a devoted following through haunting, powerful albums and fierce live show ...

  28. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fireworks display lights up the Nashville sky in opening ceremonies for Country Music Fan Fair 2001. 2001 - Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fir ...

  29. Springsteen Covers Set To Fight Parkinson's, Sarcoma

    May 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Elvis Costello, Joe Ely, Graham Parker, Pete Yorn, and Billy Bragg are among the artists who have contributed tracks to "Light of Day: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen." The two-disc covers collection w Elvis Costello, Joe Ely, Graham Parker ...

  30. Billboard Bits: Radiohead, Joe Ely, Chantal Kreviazuk

    April 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stories on Radiohead eBay ticket auction, a new Joe Ely album, and a new Chantal Kreviazuk album and tour. A charity auction for two front-row tickets to a June Radiohead concert at New York's Beacon Theatre has been removed from online auction ...

  31. Room to Breathe

    October 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Delbert McClinton's last album, Nothing Personal, was a certifiable hit, both critically and commercially. Delbert McClinton's last album, Nothing Personal, was a certifiable hit, both critically and commercially. It would be a challenge f ...

  32. McClinton Angles For 'Room To Breathe'

    July 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran roots singer Delbert McClinton will release a new album, "Room to Breathe," Sept. 24 on New West Records. McClinton co-produced the album with Gary Nicholson, with whom the artist has collabor Veteran roots singer Delbert McClinton ...

  33. Now Again

    May 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 West Coast independent New West Records is the proud owner of the much anticipated reunion of this talented Texas trio: Joe Ely, Butch Hancock, and Jimmie Dale Gilmore. West Coast independent New West Records is the proud owner of the much anticipat ...

  34. Flatlanders Return To Bring Album, Tour

    January 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Los Angeles-based independent label New West Records will release a new album by the Flatlanders, the neo-country supergroup featuring Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and Butch Hancock, on May 21. The L Los Angeles-based independent label New West Rec ...

  35. Comcast To Air Benefit Featuring Springsteen, Bon Jovi

    October 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe Snow, and Joan Jett will be broadcast live Friday (Oct. 19) via Philadelphia-based cable television provider The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featur ...

  36. Los Super Seven Regroups On 'Canto'

    March 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With its new-model takes on border-town ballads and fiesta classics, Tex-Mex supergroup Los Super Seven -- comprising Los Lobos' David Hidalgo and Cesar Rosas, Rick Trevino, Flaco Jimenez, Joe Ely, With its new-model takes on border-town ballad ...

  37. Los Super Seven Regroups On 'Canto'

    March 09, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A reconfigured version of Los Super Seven returns March 13 with the Columbia/Legacy album "Canto," whose songs can be traced to far-flung corners of the Latin diaspora -- incorporating Cuban and South With its new-model takes on border-tow ...