1. Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York Announces Lineup, Schedule

    March 06, 2014 12:17 PM EST Last May, Red Bull Music Academy took over New York City with a month of innovative workshops, live performances, and lectures that showcased both established and emerging artists. Almost a year later, RBMA is back with the inaugural Red Bull Musi ...

  2. Backbeat: Governors Ball Dances With Chromeo, A-Trak Goes Bowling, Warner Bros., Solid Gold Execs Hang

    June 25, 2012 12:44 PM EDT Chromeo's Dave 1 and P-Thugg mug for the camera with manager Kevin Kocher. (Photo: Harley Oliver Brown) For its second year, New York City's Governors Ball took place from June 23-24 not on its namesake island, but the significantly bigg ...

  3. Creators Project San Fran Draws 25K, Will.I.Am, James Murphy, YYYs, More

    March 19, 2012 8:51 AM EDT San Francisco's Fort Mason where the Creators Project took place. (Photo by Bryan Derballa) Intel and VICE launched the third season of their world-touring "The Creators Project" in San Francisco Saturday and Sunday, drawing about 2 ...

  4. Beck, Santigold, Modest Mouse To Headline 2012 Governors Ball

    February 21, 2012 12:25 PM EST 0 0 0 New York City's Governors Ball Music Festival has revealed the lineup for its 2012 edition, to be held June 23-24. The bill features -- as usual -- dance-friendly artists like Passion Pit , Duck Sauce , Santigold , Major Lazer , Chromeo and Spe ...

  5. Billboard Bits: Xtina & Adele Hang Out, AC/DC Launch Wine Line

    August 16, 2011 5:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Adele & Christina Aguilera Hang in L.A. It was a collision of diva power, as Christina Aguilera and Adele spent time together backstage at Adele's show at The Gr ...

  6. LCD Soundsystem: This Is Happening Now

    April 23, 2010 12:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Just days after LCD Soundsystem 's new single, "Drunk Girls," leaked online, a companion video of sorts hit YouTube. As the first taste of the band's third album, the song had already set tongues wagging, from Pitchfork awarding ...

  7. Fresh Hot Chip: Covers, EPs, Shows, New Songs

    September 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With a live EP, covers of Joy Division and Vampire Weekend, a slew of tour dates, a remix EP and a new record on the way, the members of Hot Chip have certainly kept themselves busy lately. With a live EP, covers of Joy Division and Vampire Weekend, ...

  8. Billboard Bits: LCD Soundsystem, J.R. Writer/Dude 'N Nem, CCMA

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 LCD Soundsystem's "45:33," an album-length piece commissioned by Nike and originally available as an iTunes exclusive, will be released on CD and double-vinyl Nov. 13 via DFA. LCD Soundsystem's "45:33," an album-length ...