1. Mike Doughty,'The Idiot Kings': Exclusive Song Premiere

    August 05, 2013 9:15 AM EDT 1.03 k 41 1 0 Former Soul Coughing frontman revisits the beloved band's catalog on new album, "Circles Super Bon Bon…" For Mike Doughty, it’s all come full-circle. The singer and songwriter split with his influential band Soul Coughing back ...

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  3. They Might Be Giants Q&A: In The Studio With The Nerd-Rock Kings

    November 16, 2012 11:00 AM EST 0 0 0 John Linell and John Flansburgh discuss their follow-up to "Join Us," due out next year. In a studio on the edge of Manhattan's Garment District, John Linell and John Flansburgh are all ears as an onslaught of horns pour out of the sp ...

  4. Zac Brown Band Joins Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters at DeLuna Fest

    June 18, 2012 9:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Zac Brown Band will bring a dose of country to the beach at the DeLuna Fest this fall. The band is the latest headliner to join the three-day Pensacola Beach, Fla., festival, joining Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters at the top of the bill. More new ad ...

  5. Mike Doughty Discusses His Personal Music Subscription Service, Shoplifting Goth Teens on Acid

    April 16, 2012 1:30 PM EDT (Photo: Deborah Lopez) Singer/songwriter and former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty is enjoying the present by looking into the past and crafting his own future. He released a book this January called "The Book of Drugs" that delves ...

  6. Mike Doughty Opens 'Book of Drugs,' Says J.Lo & Music Thieves Saved His Life

    December 07, 2011 4:40 PM EST 0 0 0 On His Soul Coughing Music: 'I Think It's Really, Really Bad' Mike Doughty's 2011 was not bad, not bad at all. The veteran singer/songwriter saw his latest collection of hypnotic, wistful, sometimes absurd acoustic-based missives ...

  7. New York Venue City Winery Preps For Opening

    November 20, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 City Winery, a new New York venue being launched by Knitting Factory founder Michael Dorf, will open on New Year's Eve with a concert by Joan Osborne. City Winery, a new New York venue being launched by Knitting Factory founder Michael Dorf, wi ...

  8. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    February 17, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Kinks frontman Ray Davies unveils his second solo album of the past few years, the Raveonettes rock on without superstar guests and Bell X1 gives the U.S. a spin in this week's Hot Product. Singer/songwriter Allison Moorer's "Mockingb ...

  9. Doughty Wraps New Album, Plots Fall Tour

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Mike Doughty's next album, "Golden Delicious" will arrive early next year via ATO. The follow-up to 2005's "Haughty Melodic" was produced by longtime collaborator Dan Wilson, who wil Singer/songwriter ...

  10. Semisonic's Wilson Rocks With Crow On Solo Debut

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter and producer in recent years, will return to his own music this fall with the release of his solo debut. Semisonic principal Dan Wilson, who has become an in-demand songwriter an ...

  11. Bonnaroo Day Three: Lesh And Friends Bring It Home

    June 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If the fifth annual Bonnaroo initially raised eyebrows for booking Tom Petty and Radiohead, two mainstage headliners that have nothing to do with the current jam scene, the festival returned to its ro If the fifth annual Bonnaroo initially raised ey ...

  12. Austin City Limits Chronicled On CD/DVD

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 An album and DVD of last year's Austin City Limits Music Festival will be released June 20 via Image Entertainment. An album and DVD of last year's Austin City Limits Music Festival will be released June 20 via Image Entertainment. Each ve ...

  13. Lineup Set For First Green Apple Festival

    March 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Dresden Dolls, Ghostface Killah, Slick Rick, Umphrey's McGee, Toots & the Maytals, Mike Doughty, Guster and Soulive are among the artists confirmed to perform at the Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, Dresden Doll ...

  14. Bonnaroo Goes Rock With Radiohead, Petty, Beck

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Radiohead, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Beck, Bonnie Raitt, Buddy Guy, Death Cab For Cutie and My Morning Jacket are among the acts lined up to play the fifth Radiohead, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, El ...

  15. DMB To Wrap 2005 With One More Tour

    September 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fresh off the road from another mega-successful summer outing, Dave Matthews Band has scheduled a short run of dates to close out 2005. Fresh off the road from another mega-successful summer outing, Dave Matthews Band has scheduled a short run of da ...

  16. Billboard Bits: First Act, Supergrass, 'Goal!'

    September 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on First Act, Supergrass, 'Goal!' Boston's First Act Guitar Studio in Boston will celebrate its first store's grand opening next week with a weeklong series of free in-store concerts and some special private shows. According ...

  17. BREAKING & ENTERING

    May 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mike Doughty /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Mike Doughty ...

  18. B&E: Mike Doughty

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Breaking & Entering: A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Mike Doughty. Profiling acts breaking at radio and/or retail and entering Billboard's charts. The third time is definitely a charm fo ...

  19. Time For DMB To 'Stand Up'

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. As the first new studio album from Dave Matthews Band in more than three years, "Stand Up" is about to be counted. The new record from the Charlottesville, Va.-based band takes the group into ...

  20. Coldplay, Wilco, Crowes Lead ACL Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie, Doves, Buddy Guy, the Allman Brothers Band and Franz Ferdinand lead the lineup for the fourth Austin City Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Bla ...

  21. Hot Product

    May 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The third album from Danish rock outfit the Raveonettes, "Pretty in Black" (Columbia), with guest appearances by Ronnie Spector and the Velvet Underground's Maureen ...

  22. DMB Descending On Randall's Island

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dave Matthews Band will overtake New York's Randall's Island on July 30-31 for its first Island Getaway event. Dave Matthews Band will overtake New York's Randall's Island on July 30-31 for its first Island Getaway event. The gro ...

  23. Doughty Gets 'Melodic' With Dave Matthews

    February 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty will on May 3 release his debut for the Dave Matthews-co-owned ATO Records, "Haughty Melodic." Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty will on May 3 release his debut for the Dave Matthews-co-o ...

  24. Franti, Doughty To Rock Slamdance

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Somewhat edgier than its better-known Sundance cousin, this year's Slamdance Film Festival will offer its share of musical treats to entertain moviegoers. Somewhat edgier than its better-known Sundance cousin, this year's Slamdance Film Fe ...

  25. Hot Product

    December 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: A new album from prolific rapper Ludacris, "Red Light District" (Disturbing tha Peace/Def Jam). Concert DVDs from the White Stripes ("Under Blackpool Lights," ...

  26. Billboard Bits: George Huff, Mike Doughty, Glen Burtnik

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on George Huff, Mike Doughty, Glen Burtnik Former "American Idol" finalist George Huff will release his solo debut recording on Tuesday (Nov. 9) via Word/Curb/Warner Bros. The five-track "My Christmas EP" will boast the medl ...

  27. Hot Product

    August 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Future Soundtrack for America Headed For The 'Future' Blink-182, R.E.M., the Flaming Lips, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Fountains Of Wayne are among the artists who have donated tracks to the fundraising compilation "Future Soundtrack for ...

  28. 'Future Soundtrack For America' Revealed

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Barsuk Records has taken the wraps off of its forthcoming fundraising compilation, "Future Soundtrack for America." Barsuk Records has taken the wraps off of its forthcoming fundraising compilation, "Future Soundtrack for America.&quo ...

  29. Doughty Hits Road With New Band

    May 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mike Doughty is going out on his first tour with a band since the break-up of his former outfit, Soul Coughing. Mike Doughty is going out on his first tour with a band since the break-up of his former outfit, Soul Coughing. After more than four ye ...

  30. TMBG's 'Gigantic' Film Finds U.S. Distribution

    December 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After months of film festival and special screenings, "Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)," AJ Schnack's feature film documentary about Brooklyn, N.Y.-based duo They Might Be Giants, has been picked up by After months of film festival and ...

  31. Doughty Enjoying Life After Soul Coughing

    November 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 During the two years that have passed since the breakup of Soul Coughing, the band's former frontman Mike Doughty tells Billboard.com he is seeing a whole new side of the music business as he navigate During the two years that have passed since ...

  32. Ex-Soul Man Coughs Up Live Album, Poetry

    June 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty is releasing a limited-edition live album exclusively through his official Web site. Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty is releasing a limited-edition live album exclusively through his official Web ...

  33. Rhino Surveys Soul Coughing's 'Phaze'

    February 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The seven-year career of idiosyncratic jazz-pop quartet Soul Coughing will be surveyed on "Lust in Phaze," due March 19 from Rhino. The set will contain 20 songs culled from the group's three Slash/Wa The seven-year career of idiosync ...

  34. Doughty Coughs Up Solo Tour

    January 29, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty will kick off a U.S. club tour Feb. 13 in Northampton, Mass., winding down Feb. 28 in Madison, Wis. As with past solo tours in the wake of Soul Coughing's 20 Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty ...

  35. TMBG Prep 'Mink Car,' Documentary

    July 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 While known for their eclectic and often downright goofy songs, They Might Be Giants take a stab at sincerity on the forthcoming album "Mink Car," due Sept. 11 via Restless Records. Such a statement s While known for their eclectic and oft ...

  36. New Giants Album Set For August Release

    April 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 They Might Be Giants have set an Aug. 15 release date for their as-yet-unnamed forthcoming Restless album. Suggested titles for the set, produced by Adam Schlesinger (Fountains of Wayne/Ivy), are "Yes They Might Be Giants have set an Aug. 15 re ...

  37. Doughty Lines Up U.S. Tour

    April 06, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty will embark on a U.S. club and college tour this spring, performing acoustic versions of Soul Coughing tunes as well as new solo material. The 16-date tour w Former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty will ...