1. Global Entertainment Announces Launch of Live Division to Be Led By Randy Phillips

    April 22, 2015 11:24 AM EDT 0 0 0 The new division has ties to The Rolling Stones, Bon Jovi, Selena Gomez and Rock In Rio. Global Entertainment has announced the launch of a new division, Global Live, that will be led by former AEG Live CEO Randy Phillips , and include a piece of Th ...

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  3. Bluegrass Music Awards: Steve Martin Honors Earl Scruggs

    September 28, 2012 10:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was a hard year in the bluegrass world and the loss of icons such as Earl Scruggs and Doc Watson hung over the International Bluegrass Music Awards on Thursday night. The Gibson Brothers won entertainer of the year and joined Junior Sisk & Ra ...

  4. Eric Church, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Lead CMA Award Nominations

    September 05, 2012 10:36 AM EDT Eric Church grabbed five nominations for this year's CMA Awards -- including nods for Male Vocalist of the Year, Album of the Year for Chief , and three nominations for hit song "Springsteen -- to lead all artists, with husband and wife ...

  5. Doc Watson, Folk Guitar Icon, Dies at 89

    May 29, 2012 9:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Doc Watson, the Grammy-award winning folk musician whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a half-century, died Tuesday at a hospital in Winston-Salem, according to a hospital spokeswoman and hi ...

  6. Folk Musician Doc Watson Dies In NC Hospital At 89

    May 29, 2012 8:23 PM EDT Doc Watson, the Grammy-award winning folk musician whose lightning-fast style of flatpicking influenced guitarists around the world for more than a half-century, died Tuesday at a hospital in Winston-Salem, according to a hospital spokeswoman and ...

  7. Sting, Spektor, Groban Join Joshua Bell 'At Home'

    September 02, 2009 9:04 AM EDT 0 0 0 Sting, Regina Spektor, Josh Groban and jazz trumpeter Chris Botti are among the guests who join violin virtuoso Joshua Bell on his new album, "At Home With Friends." The sixteen song set, which also features appearances by Dave Grusin and ...

  8. Lyle Lovett Looks To Texas For New Album

    July 07, 2009 11:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lyle Lovett combines both originals and songs "by some of my favorite Texas singer-songwriters" on his next album, which is due out Oct. 20. "I had a few new songs I was really eager to record, but I just didn't have enough new s ...

  9. Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye Set For Bonnaroo

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has rolled out its most diverse lineup yet for 2008, with Metallica, Pearl Jam, Kanye West, Willie Nelson, Jack Johnson and My Morning Jacket amon The seventh annual Bonnaroo Music & Arts Fes ...

  10. Stagecoach Snags Judds, Coachella Sets Date

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made a habit out of luring classic bands back onto the stage at his Coachella festival each spring, and he's worked that magic yet again for the second Stagecoac Goldenvoice principal Paul Tollett had made ...

  11. 05OnTV

    January 22, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Jan. 22-28, 2006. MONDAY, JAN. 22 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Natalie MacMaster (also scheduled: Natalie MacMaster, Jan Crawford Greenburg). "The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet,&quo ...

  12. 36OnTV

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Sept. 4-11, 2006. MONDAY, SEPT. 4 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist(s): The Cheetah Girls, Michael Bolton (also scheduled: Dikembe Mutombo). "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicat ...

  13. On The Road

    June 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mandolin virtuoso Sam Bush will cover some serious mileage this summer in support of his new Sugar Hill album, "Laps in Seven." Read Ray Waddell's column. Mandolin virtuoso Sam Bush will cover some serious mileage this summer in sup ...

  14. 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 ...

  15. Hootie Returns With Debut For Own Label

    May 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 This summer will bring "Looking for Lucky," the first studio album by Hootie & the Blowfish on its own Sneaky Long Records. This summer will bring "Looking for Lucky," the first studio album by Hootie & the Blowfish on it ...

  16. CD/DVD Salutes Bluegrass Fest's 30th

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As the Telluride Bluegrass Festival pulls into its 32nd year, Rounder Records is commemorating the annual event's 30th anniversary with separate CD and DVD releases. As the Telluride Bluegrass Festival pulls into its 32nd year, Rounder Records ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Cocteau Twins, Daltrey & More

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Stories on the Cocteau Twins, Roger Daltrey, Stereophonics and the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. The Cocteau Twins have pulled out of their previously announced April 30 performance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. ...

  18. Sugar Hill Launches Roots Festival

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Venerable roots music label Sugar Hill Records has hatched plans for a two-day festival in Durham, N.C.'s American Tobacco Historic District. Venerable roots music label Sugar Hill Records has hatched plans for a two-day festival in Durham, N.C ...

  19. moe. Show To Fund DMB Relief Initiative

    January 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Noted jam band moe. will headline a Feb. 10 New York concert to raise funds for a Sri Lankan village to be adopted by Dave Matthews Band's charitable foundation. Noted jam band moe. will headline a Feb. 10 New York concert to raise funds for a ...

  20. 15th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nominees for the 15th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards, to be presented Oct. 7 at the Kentucky Center in Louisville, Ky. The show is the centerpiece of the International Music Bluegrass Mus Below are the nominees for the 15th annual Inter ...

  21. Hot Product

    August 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bela Fleck 'Little' Big Man "I was gonna make an eight-disc set, but Sony cut me down," banjo virtuoso Bela Fleck jokes of the triple-disc "Little Worlds," due this week from Columbia. The 27-track collection will also ...

  22. Lips, MMW, Roots Set For 6th Annual Berkfest

    June 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Berkfest 2003, slated for Aug. 15-17 at Ski Butternut in Great Barrington, Mass., will feature an eclectic bill that will include inventive modern rock act the Flaming Lips, hip-hop heroes the Roots a Berkfest 2003, slated for Aug. 15-17 at Ski Butt ...

  23. Flecktones Prep Ambitious Triple 'Worlds'

    June 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bela Fleck & the Flecktones are preparing to release "Little Worlds," a three-disc studio set due Aug. 12 from Columbia. Produced by banjo virtuoso Fleck at his Nashville home studio, the 27-track Bela Fleck & the Flecktones are pr ...

  24. 2002 International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees

    August 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT International Bluegrass Music Awards Nominees Here are the nominees for the 2002 International Bluegrass Music Awards, which will be handed out Oct. 17 in Louisville, Ky.: Entertainer of the year: Alison Krauss & Union Station Doyle Lawson ...

  25. Dirt Band Expands Unbroken Circle

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 This fall, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band will release "Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Vol. 3." The Capitol Nashville album is the latest installment in a guest-laden exploration of folk and country roots m This fall, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band ...

  26. Blue Country Heart

    June 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jorma Kaukonen, who has been dazzling finger-picking guitar fans at least since his founding stints with Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna, turns in a customary album on his Columbia debut. Jorma Kaukonen, who has been dazzling finger-picking guitar f ...

  27. Kaukonen Plans Country Classics Album

    February 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna founding member Jorma Kaukonen is planning to record an album of classic country material. "What we're talking about is an album of me doing period material from the late 1 Jefferson Airplane/Hot Tuna founding m ...

  28. Vincent Cleans Up At Bluegrass Awards

    October 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rhonda Vincent claimed a chunk of what was supposed to be the year of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" for herself last night (Oct. 4), winning three awards including entertainer of the year at the annual Rhonda Vincent claimed a chunk of what ...

  29. 'O Brother' Leads Bluegrass Awards Nominations

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dan Tyminski -- a member of Alison Krauss' band Union Station who did the singing for George Clooney in the film "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" -- leads the list of nominees for this year's Internationa Dan Tyminski -- a member of ...

  30. Billboard Bits: Collective Soul, Blind Boys, and more

    January 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Collective Soul, Blind Boys Of Alabama, Ronnie James Dio, Sam Bush A visit by modern rock band Collective Soul to Morocco is the subject of the upcoming fifth episode of the TV/Web series "Music In High Places." Premiering Friday ( ...