1. Soul Sisters Podcast: Susan Tedeschi on What Fuels Her Triumphant Career

    February 09, 2016 12:59 PM EST Billboard is proud to announce the launch of its new Soul Sisters podcast, where inspiring women in music tell us how they broke into the business and what inspired them along the way. From Grammy winners to exciting up-and-comers to actors in cool ...

  2. Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks Departing Allman Brothers Band After 2014

    January 08, 2014 9:11 PM EST The Allman Brothers Band will lose two of its prominent members when 2014 draws to a close. At the end of the year, guitarists Warren Haynes and Derek Trucks will depart the band. The duo's departure was announced in a release today (Jan. 8), ...

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  4. Tedeschi Trucks Band to Headline Sunshine Blues Festival

    October 09, 2012 9:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Tedeschi Trucks Band will headline the inaugural Sunshine Blues Festival, to be held Jan. 18 2013 at Centennial Park in Fort Myers, Fla. The three-day fest will continue Jan. 19 to Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton and end Jan. 20 at Vinoy ...

  5. Tedeschi Trucks Band to Headline Inaugural Sunshine Blues Festival

    October 08, 2012 8:11 PM EDT The Tedeschi Trucks Band will headline the inaugural Sunshine Blues Festival, to be held Jan. 18 2013 at Centennial Park in Fort Myers, Fla. The three-day fest will continue Jan. 19 to Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca Raton and end Jan. 20 at Vino ...

  6. Allman Brothers Band's Beacon Run Brings Out Susan Tedeschi, Ruthie Foster, Bernie Williams

    March 23, 2012 11:29 AM EDT Derek Trucks (left) and Warren Haynes of the Allman Brothers Band trading shots (Photo: Dan Rys) By now, catching the Allman Brothers Band during its annual Beacon Theatre run and NOT seeing a surprise guest or two waltz out on stage would be a bi ...

  7. Herbie Hancock Launching International Jazz Day

    March 20, 2012 10:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ambassador Herbie Hancock believes what the world needs is a little jazz diplomacy. The renowned jazz pianist's first major initiative since being named a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador last July is to establish International Jazz Day to be held on ...

  8. Herbie Hancock, U.N. Ambassador, Launches International Jazz Day

    March 20, 2012 8:18 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) - Ambassador Herbie Hancock believes what the world needs is a little jazz diplomacy. The renowned jazz pianist's first major initiative since being named a UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador last July is to establish International Jazz ...

  9. Mick Jagger, B.B. King Ready to Sing Blues for Obama

    February 21, 2012 7:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger, B.B. King and Jeff Beck are teaming up with musical up-and-comers at the White House to celebrate the blues. Jagger tweeted that President Barack Obama popped in during a rehearsal for Tuesday's A-list concert and "seemed real ...

  10. 'Lemmy' Director Turns The Camera On Johnny Winter

    February 15, 2012 6:56 PM EST Filmmaker Greg Olliver, who co-directed documentary "Lemmy," will be traveling with Texas blues guitarist Johnny Winter this year for his next film. Olliver's company, Secret Weapon Films, will produce a documentary on Winter with a ...

  11. Johnny Winter Honors 'Big Influences' on 'Roots,' out in September

    July 01, 2011 1:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Blues guitarist and singer Johnny Winter will pay tribute his blues heroes and, for the first time in his 42-year recording career, enlist the assistance of established younger artists on "Roots," his first album for Megaforce. The release ...

  12. Lynyrd Skynyrd to Begin Recording New Album in November

    June 30, 2011 10:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd are "just getting started" on a new album, its follow-up to 2009's "God & Guns," according to frontman Johnny Van Zant. "We're getting about to the end of the writing part," ...

  13. Johnny Winter Taps All-Star Lineup for 'Roots' Album

    April 03, 2011 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It should be no surprise that Johnny Winter 's next album finds him playing the blues. But on "Roots," due out later this year, he's playing other people's blues. The veteran guitarist, singer and bandleader's first stu ...

  14. Gregg Allman Has Liver Transplant

    June 23, 2010 2:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 Allman Brothers Band co-founder Gregg Allman underwent liver transplant surgery on Wednesday (June 23), suspending the group's tour plans and forcing it to bow out of Eric Clapton's Crossroads Festival on Saturday near Chicago. Allmans gui ...

  15. Lauryn Hill, Herbie Hancock, Black Eyed Peas Top Montreux Jazz Fest Bill

    April 08, 2009 2:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 B.B. King, Herbie Hancock, Black Eyed Peas and Lauryn Hill are booked to perform at the Montreux Jazz festival, one of Europe's most prestigious summer music events, organizers said on Thursday. Founder Claude Nobs announced the eclectic line-u ...

  16. Pete Seeger Turning 90 With Concert Celebrations

    March 18, 2009 12:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 American music legend Pete Seeger turns 90 on May 3, but the celebrations honoring his musical legacy and social activism will go on throughout the year. Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the environmental group founded by Seeger in the 1960s, is marki ...

  17. Joe Pug

    February 24, 2009 5:56 PM EST 0 0 0 Like many Americans, Joe Pug recently lost his job, which he optimistically describes as the official start date of his becoming a full-time musician. "I looked at the big bunch of gigs I had lined up and realized I just need to pay rent, pay f ...

  18. Chart Beat: Beyonce, T.I., Josiah Leming

    November 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses chart action from "At Last," T.I., Josiah Leming and more! THIS COULD BE THE 'LAST' TIME: Mack Gordon and Harry Warren wrote "At Last" for the film "Orchestra Wives" in 1942. Glenn Miller had a ...

  19. Susan Tedeschi Ready To Rock On New Album

    August 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Susan Tedeschi is planning a fall release for her fifth studio album, which is being produced by George Drakoulias (Black Crowes, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers). Singer/songwriter Susan Tedeschi is planning a fall release for h ...

  20. Dave Matthews Band Leads Epic Saturday At Rothbury

    July 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Dave Matthews Band offered up an epic headlining set last night (July 5) at the inaugural Rothbury Festival in Rothbury, Mich., utilizing an expanded eight-piece lineup for favorites like "Rhyme & The Dave Matthews Band offered up an ep ...

  21. Plant/Krauss, Panic Bring Bonnaroo Back To Its Roots

    June 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If the first two days of Bonnaroo 2008 featured some of the heaviest rock bands ever to play the seven-year-old festival, the final day of music was a relatively sedate one focusing on American roots, If the first two days of Bonnaroo 2008 featured ...

  22. Buddy Guy Snags Clapton, Randolph For New Album

    June 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Guitar legend Buddy Guy has Eric Clapton, Robert Randolph, Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks in his corner on "Skin Deep," his next Silvertone/Zomba album. Guitar legend Buddy Guy has Eric Clapton, Robert Randolph, Susan Tedeschi and Derek T ...

  23. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - For the first time in their 22-year career, Red Hot Chili Peppers score a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. The two-disc "Stadium Arcadium" (Warner Bros.) sells 442,000 copies in the United Sta 2006 - For the first time in their 22- ...

  24. With Allman Ailing, ABB Postpones Beacon Run

    March 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Allman Brothers Band has postponed its annual run of 15 shows at New York's Beacon Theatre while frontman Gregg Allman recovers from treatment for Hepatitis C. The run was scheduled for May 5-24. The Allman Brothers Band has postponed its a ...

  25. 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 ...

  26. Guitar Heroics Captured On Clapton's 'Crossroads' DVD

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Eric Clapton's second Crossroads Guitar Festival will be immortalized on DVD Nov. 20 via Rhino, Billboard.com has learned. Eric Clapton's second Crossroads Guitar Festival will be immortalized on DVD Nov. 20 via Rhino, Billboard.com has le ...

  27. Young, Mellencamp Star At Farm Aid's New York Debut

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After 22 years, the annual Farm Aid benefit concert finally made its way to New York yesterday (Sept. 9). And if the gritty metropolis seemed like an unlikely place to celebrate family farmers and the After 22 years, the annual Farm Aid benefit conc ...

  28. Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival / July 28, 2007 / Bridgeview, Ill. (Toyota Park)

    August 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's a higher purpose to Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival, raising money for the legendary axeman's Crossroads Centre rehabilitation center in Antigua. But when the show actually hits the There's a higher purpose to E ...

  29. Collaborations, Virtuosity Highlight Clapton Festival

    July 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Generous doses of Blind Faith and Derek & the Dominos music, some jaw-dropping collaborations and more solos than Chicago has hot dog stands made Eric Clapton's second Crossroads Guitar Festival a Generous doses of Blind Faith and Derek &am ...

  30. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - For the first time in their 22-year career, Red Hot Chili Peppers score a No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. The two-disc "Stadium Arcadium" (Warner Bros.) sells 442,000 copies in the United Sta 2006 - For the first time in their 22- ...

  31. Haynes Relaunches Label At Guest-Filled NYC Show

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Allman Brothers Band/Gov't Mule guitarist/vocalist Warren Haynes formally relaunched his Evil Teen Records label last night (March 28) with a show featuring short sets from both of his bands, as well Allman Brothers Band/Gov't Mule guitari ...

  32. 27OnTV

    July 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for July 3-10, 2006. MONDAY, JULY 3 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Nick Lachey. "The Late Show With David Letterman," Featured artist(s): Rob Zombie (also scheduled: Jennifer Aniston). "The Tonigh ...

  33. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1994 - </b>A son, Miles Brockman, is born in Los Angeles to singer Lionel Richie and Diane Alexander. <br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2001 - Tracy Byrd takes part in a tribute to the late Dale Earn ...

  34. Allmans Going Above & Beyond At Beacon Run

    March 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 While fans of the Allman Brothers Band have long treasured its annual residency at New York's Beacon Theatre, they might remember this year's stand as the best yet. In addition to hosting guests like While fans of the Allman Brothers Band ...

  35. Ringin' In The New Year

    December 30, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At best, New Year's Eve is not only a time to celebrate another year passing, but also a time to see great music. New York, Los Angeles and Las Vegas will be hosting the biggest names in pop and rock, At best, New Year's Eve is not only a ...

  36. First Round Of Artists Confirmed For SXSW

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Secret Machines, Robert Pollard, Cat Power, Beth Orton, Belle & Sebastian, Calexico, Neko Case, Tom Verlaine, Giant Sand, Nickel Creek and Dashboard Confessional are among the first acts confirmed Secret Machines, Robert Pollard, Cat Power, Beth ...

  37. OnTV

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Dec. 12-18, 2005. MONDAY, DEC. 12 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist: Madonna. "Today," NBC Featured artists: Fiona Apple (also scheduled: Jack Black, Dermot Mulroney). "The Tyra Banks Show,& ...

  38. Tedeschi Shares Her 'Hope And Desire'

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Blues/soul artist Susan Tedeschi teams with producer Joe Henry on her new album, "Hope and Desire." Blues/soul artist Susan Tedeschi teams with producer Joe Henry on her new album, "Hope and Desire." Due Oct. 11 as the first rele ...

  39. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Tracy Byrd takes part in a tribute to the late Dale Earnhardt at Lowes Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C. Byrd sings while the jumbotron video screens show highlights of Earnhardt's many 2001 - Tracy Byrd takes part in ...

  40. Crowes, Maceo In Line For Blues & Brews Fest

    May 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Black Crowes, Maceo Parker and the Subdudes are among the artists who will take part in Colorado's 12th annual Telluride Blues & Brews festival. The Black Crowes, Maceo Parker and the Subdudes are among the artists who will take part in ...

  41. Lucinda Readies Live Album, DVD

    April 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Recorded across three nights in San Francisco in 2003, the "Live @ the Fillmore" audio project boasts 22 tracks, each selected by the artist. The DVD, "Live From Austin, TX," stems from PBS' "Austin C A long-expected li ...

  42. Brazilian Girls Forecast: Catching On, With Verve

    January 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The Brazilian Girls are not Brazilian -— nor are they all girls. But one thing is certain: The New York-based quartet is an essential element in the re-emergence of the Verve Music Group's legendar ...

  43. Live From Austin, TX

    November 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The only thing wrong with PBS' visionary music series "Austin City Limits," now in its 30th season, is that its televised sets are too short. New West's "Live From Austin, TX" series aims to correct t The only thing wro ...

  44. Ladies Man

    August 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Blues pianist/vocalist Pinetop Perkins is 91 years old and still hammering the ivories. Blues pianist/vocalist Pinetop Perkins is 91 years old and still hammering the ivories. That's beyond amazing, but then, Perkins' life in the blues has ...

  45. Pearl Jam, Westerberg Fuel 'Hot Stove'

    December 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pearl Jam, Paul Westerberg, Dropkick Murphys, Letters To Cleo's Kay Hanley, American Hi-Fi and the Allman Brothers Band are among the artists who have donated tracks to "Hot Stove, Cool Music," a comp Pearl Jam, Paul Westerberg, Dropk ...

  46. SHINEDOWN

    October 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Florida-based Shinedown's career is off to a good start. The band has already scored a top-5 rock single with "Fly on the Inside," which comes from its debut Atlantic album, "Leave a Whisper." Florida-based Shinedown's ...

  47. This Day in Music

    May 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Tracy Byrd takes part in a tribute to the late Dale Earnhardt at Lowes Motor Speedway in Charlotte, N.C. Byrd sings while the jumbotron video screens show highlights of Earnhardt's many 2001 - Tracy Byrd takes part in ...

  48. Warren Haynes Presents: The Benefit Concert Vol. 2

    May 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If the sadly defunct H.O.R.D.E. If the sadly defunct H.O.R.D.E. festival was still hitting sheds in 2000, it might have sounded something like this two-disc live set, recorded that year at Gov't Mule/Allman Brothers Band guitarist/ vocalist War ...

  49. String Cheese Incident Plans New Album, Live Dates

    April 16, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Denver-based jam band String Cheese Incident is eyeing a fall release for its next studio album. The as-yet-unnamed set was recorded over the past few months at the Record Plant in Sausalito, Calif., Denver-based jam band String Cheese Incident is e ...

  50. AFIM's 2003 Indie Awards

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 2003 Indie Awards March 18 at a luncheon during its convention at the Orlando (Fla.) World Center Marriott. The AFIM confab was held in conjunction with The Assn. For Independent Music handed out its 20 ...

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