1. Jonathan Richman

    Jonathan Richman

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  2. London Luminaire To Close

    November 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST North London venue the Luminaire has announced it will close on Dec. 31, 2010. The 300-capacity venue has featured performances this year from Jonathan Richman, Silver Apples, Warpaint, Dum Dum Girls, Wanda Jackson and Imelda May. A statement on t ...

  3. May 16, 2009

    May 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Britney Spears’ second album, “Oops!… I Did It Again” sells 1.3 million copies in its debut week, setting a new record for highest debut by a female artist. 2000 – The Artist Formerly Known As Prince announces that he will start using his nam ...

  4. Sufjan Thanks Teacher, Byrne Goes Country At NYC Benefit

    August 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Musicians like David Byrne and Sufjan Stevens shared the stage with literary celebs like Sarah Vowell and Jon Stewart last night (Aug. 23) at the first Revenge of the Book Eaters charity event, held a Musicians like David Byrne and Sufjan Stevens sh ...

  5. Rockers, Comics, Authors Team For Reading Benefits

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 David Byrne, Sufjan Stevens, Death Cab For Cutie's Ben Gibbard, Aimee Mann and Mark Kozelek are among the artists who will perform as part of the six-date Revenge of the Book Eaters tour, which will r David Byrne, Sufjan Stevens, Death Cab For ...

  6. Sire Celebrates 40th With Four-Disc Set

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With its 40th anniversary looming in 2006, Sire Records will be celebrated this fall with a four-disc boxed set. Due Sept. 13 via Sire/Rhino, "Just Say Sire: The Sire Records Story" rounds up 61 track With its 40th anniversary looming in 2 ...

  7. Billboard Bits: West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek

    July 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on West Memphis 3, Bon Jovi, Jandek Eleven benefit concerts will be held throughout the United States tomorrow (July 23) as part of the West Memphis Three Worldwide Awareness Day. Highlights include performances by Jonathan Richman and Red Hous ...

  8. Wilco, Franz Donate Rarities For Tsunami CD

    January 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Wilco, Franz Ferdinand, Hot Hot Heat and Interpol are among the artists that have contributed rare or previously unreleased tracks to a double-disc compilation that will raise funds for Asian tsunami Wilco, Franz Ferdinand, Hot Hot Heat and Interpol ...

  9. Hot Product

    October 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Other titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Pop singer Mandy Moore's "Coverage" (Epic), featuring her renditions of songs popularized by XTC, Joe Jackson, Joni Mitchell and Carly Simon. The sophomore album from in ...

  10. Wainwright, Breeders Rock With Hedwig

    May 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Off Records is eyeing a fall release for "Wig in a Box," a benefit album featuring indie-rock all-stars taking on songs from the musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch." The list of contributors is headed Off Records is eyeing a fall ...

  11. This is Where I Belong: The Songs of Ray Davies & the Kinks

    April 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 On this entertaining tribute, Ray Davies himself covers his own "Waterloo Sunset," while the non-Kinks participants deliver imaginative choices—which, for better or worse, tend to be in sync wi On this entertaining tribute, Ray Davies hims ...

  12. Albarn, Lambchop, Queens Cover The Kinks

    January 10, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Blur/Gorillaz principal Damon Albarn, Lambchop, Yo La Tengo, Queens Of The Stone Age, Jonathan Richman, Fountains Of Wayne, and Bebel Gilberto are among the acts that have recorded Kinks covers for "T Blur/Gorillaz principal Damon Albarn, Lambc ...