1. Run-DMC Reunion Out, Wu-Tang In For 2010 Roots Picnic

    May 06, 2010 5:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 A planned reunion gig by Run-DMC at this summer's Roots Picnic has been scrapped, drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson revealed today during a live interview with Billboard.com. Instead, The Roots will serve as backing band for a trio o ...

  2. Vampire Weekend Anchors Third Roots Picnic Fest

    March 01, 2010 11:07 PM EST 0 0 0 V ampire Weekend will headline the third annual Roots Picnic, which will also feature a performance by the Philadelphia-based Roots plus two associated side projects from drummer Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson and rapper Tariq "Black Thou ...

  3. Billboard Underground: Bang Bang Boogie

    September 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Getting co-signed by a guy who was discovered by Dr. Dre and Eminem can't be a bad thing. Getting co-signed by a guy who was discovered by Dr. Dre and Eminem can't be a bad thing. Just ask rapper Mysonne, one of the MCs in the newly minted ...