1. Watch Ryan Beatty Sing In Sunrise Tastemakers Session

    January 09, 2013 10:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Watch the 17-year-old YouTube sensation perform three songs in this Tastemakers @ Sunrise session and talk about his fans, his music and his future. Less than two years ago, bright-eyed Ryan Beatty fired up a YouTube account to see if the world migh ...

  2. Soul Asylum Signs With 429 Records, Releasing First Album in Six Years

    March 26, 2012 7:20 AM EDT Soul Asylum has signed with 429 Records, which will release the band's first album in six years, "Delayed Reaction," on July 17. Exclusive: Macy Gray Covers Album on 429 to Feature Songs by Kanye West, Metallica and Radiohead Founde ...

  3. Soul Asylum Signs With 429, Readies New Album 'Delayed Reaction'

    March 26, 2012 7:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soul Asylum has signed with 429 Records, which will release the band's first album in six years, "Delayed Reaction," on July 17. Founders Dave Pirner and Dan Murphy are reuniting with two members of the 2006 edition of the band -- bas ...

  4. New Jack's Mannequin Album Is a Do-Over

    August 30, 2011 4:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 It took two attempts, but Andrew McMahon is satisfied that "People and Things," the third album by Jack's Mannequin , is exactly what he wants it to be. McMahon tells Billboard.com that he started working on "People and Things,&q ...

  5. Parachute Works with Lady A, Lures Male Listeners on New Album

    July 22, 2011 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 Parachute frontman Will Anderson says that even though the band harbors no illusion about its audience -- "It's very 16-24 year old females. We understand that," he says -- it's been happy to see a little more testosterone in the ...

  6. Goo Goo Dolls Had Fun 'Blowing Things Up' on New Album, Says Frontman

    July 23, 2010 2:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 It's been almost 25 years since John Rzeznik and Robby Takac formed the Goo Goo Dolls . In that time, they've sold 7.4 million records, according to Nielsen SoundScan, and ruled adult top 40 radio with tracks like "Iris" -- which ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Nick Jonas & The Administration "Who I Am" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Nick Jonas and the Administration, "Who I Am" (Hollywood) Release Date: Feb. 2 <!-- /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:w ...

  9. Paper Tongues Ready For A Wild 'Ride'

    January 04, 2010 12:37 PM EST 0 0 0 The debut album release is still three months off, but response to the first single, "Ride To California," has North Carolina's Paper Tongues wagging with high expectations. "It's been this ongoing thing," frontman Aswa ...

  10. Nick Jonas Balancing Brothers With Solo Band, Tour

    December 22, 2009 9:35 AM EST 0 0 0 Nick Jonas says his new band, the Administration, allows him to "explore a little more of my roots as an artist and musician" and play songs that he "didn't think were necessarily right for the Jonas Brothers sound." "W ...

  11. 'Idol' Alum Jason Castro Plots Tour

    September 29, 2009 4:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 J ason Castro -- the original dark horse contestant on "American Idol" who finished fourth in 2008 -- is hitting the road for a national mall tour in support of his self-titled debut. The Texas singer-songwriter's trek begins Oct. 12 ...

  12. Demi Lovato Focusing On Songs, Not Spectacle, For Summer Tour

    June 04, 2009 10:22 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the start of her first headlining tour less than three weeks away, Demi Lovato is preparing a show that she hopes will focus on songs rather than spectacle. "I'm not really one to have a lot of, like, crazy stuff on stage," the 1 ...

  13. Jonas Brothers' Fourth Album Due June 15

    March 18, 2009 1:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers are nearing completion of their fourth album, due out June 15, which the trio says will take the band in some new sonic directions. "This album is taking steps," Nick Jonas told Billboard.com during a teleconference with ...

  14. Billboard Underground: The Melismatics

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Melismatics frontman Ryan Smith first joined the ranks as a songwriter at publisher Iowa Homegrown Music earlier this decade, he'd turn in "half stuff that was weird and another half that was pop When Melismatics frontman Ryan Smith f ...

  15. Burnin' Up

    August 12, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers were famously dropped by Columbia in 2007 after their debut, "It's About Time," sold just 65,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The Jonas Brothers were famously dropped by Columbia in 2 ...

  16. David Cook Promises 'Twists, Turns' On Debut CD

    July 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Even though he's busy on the road with the American Idols Live! tour, reigning champ David Cook says he's making good progress on his debut album. "I think we've for sure got seven songs we're trackin Even though he's b ...

  17. Six Questions: The Jonas Brothers

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers took time off from making little girls' hearts pitter-patter to chat with Billboard about touring in Europe, the film "Camp Rock," their new album titled "A Little Bit Longer," and "Look at him!" ...

  18. Jonas Brothers Ready To 'Burn' Up The Charts

    May 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers have selected "Burnin' Up" as the first single from their next album, "A Little Bit Longer," due Aug. 12 via Hollywood. The track will be augmented with an "action-packed James Bond The Jonas Brothers ...

  19. Miley Cyrus Prepares To 'Breakout' With New Album

    May 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On her hit Disney Channel show, she's Hannah Montana. But on her upcoming album, she's just Miley Cyrus. The teen superstar will release the first full-length album under her own name, "Breakout," Jul On her hit Disney Channel sh ...

  20. Beatles, Costello Seep Into New Jonas Bros. CD

    January 28, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Jonas Brothers are putting the touches on their third album, an as-yet-untitled affair that's due out July 8 via Hollywood, according to Nick Jonas. The Jonas Brothers are putting the touches on their third album, an as-yet-untitled affair ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. Soul Asylum Readies First Album In Eight Years

    April 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Soul Asylum will release its long-awaited new studio album this summer, the band's first in nearly eight years. Soul Asylum will release its long-awaited new studio album this summer, the band's first in nearly eight years. "The Silve ...

  23. Moore 'Covers' New Bases

    October 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Mandy Moore has just released a new album and is looking forward to two major movie roles in the coming year. Not bad for a burgeoning artist -- but considering she is only 19, the agenda is remarkable. ...