1. P!nk, Janelle Monae, Julie Greenwald Honored at Billboard Women in Music Event

    December 10, 2013 5:26 PM EST "I remember when I won Female Rock Vocal for Grammys for ‘Trouble,’ I think it was 10 years ago,” P!nk recalled from the stage at Billboard’s Women In Music luncheon Tuesday, accepting the award for Woman of the Year. “And the very next day, ...

  2. Bubbling Under: Twenty One Pilots Take Flight, Jake Miller's 'Lives' Begins

    January 04, 2013 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 Each Friday, Billboard presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Twenty One Pilots, Jake Miller, Charlie Worsham, RaVaughn. Twenty One Pilots After sc ...

  3. Chart Highlights: Tegan And Sara Get 'Closer' With Alternative

    November 05, 2012 5:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Almost eight years after first appearing on Billboard charts, the twin sister duo scores its first Alternative Songs entry with 'Closer.' Chart Highlights offers a sneak peek at a select group of Billboard charts every Monday. Find out the ...

  4. Backbeat: Warner Bros. Kicks Off 'Summer Sessions' With LP Performance

    June 08, 2012 4:03 PM EDT Overview of "Summer Sessions" audience on Warner Bros. patio. (Photo: JILL AUGUSTO PHOTOGRAPHY) "This is an artist Warner Bros. Records is going to break." So declared label exec. VP of A&R Jeff Fenster -- greeted by exuber ...

  5. Austin City Limits Lineup: Chili Peppers, Neil Young, Black Keys Headlining

    May 22, 2012 1:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Red Hot Chili Peppers will top a loaded bill at October's Austin City Limits. The 130-band lineup will include Neil Young and Crazy Horse , the Black Keys , Jack White , Florence + the Machine and the Avett Brothers atop the bill. The annual Te ...

  6. Tegan and Sara Announce Live CD/DVD, 'Get Along'

    October 13, 2011 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tegan and Sara have announced the release of "Get Along," a live DVD/CD package that feature three different films capturing the Canadian alt-rock duo, that will hit stores on Nov. 15 through Warner Bros. Records. "Get Along" inc ...

  7. Theophilus London Rules The Tastemakers Rooftop: Video

    September 30, 2011 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Brooklyn-by-way-of-Trinidad emcee Theophilus London dropped by for our latest Tastemaker shoot, we knew he'd keep us on our toes. He's been far from bored, staying hyperactive since dropping his debut full-length, "Timez Are Weir ...

  8. Arcade Fire Wins Canada's Polaris Music Prize

    September 20, 2011 1:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 After taking home the Grammy award and Juno award for Album of the Year, Arcade Fire 's "The Suburbs" has been named the best Canadian album of the past 12 months by earning the 2011 Polaris Music Prize, it was announced on Monday (Se ...

  9. Tyler, The Creator on VMAs & His 'Bucket List' Justin Bieber Collaboration

    August 30, 2011 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Love him or hate him, Tyler, The Creator enjoyed an undeniable breakout moment on Sunday night (Aug. 28), when he was named Best New Artist at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards. Snagging the prize for the macabre clip of his single "Yonkers," ...

  10. Newport Folk Festival Highlighted by Pete Seeger, Decemberists

    August 01, 2011 6:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Newport Folk Festival careened into Fort Adams State Park this weekend, selling out for the first time in its 52-year run. The festival, one of the oldest in the United States and recently enjoying non-profit status, joined veterans and neophyte ...

  11. Tegan and Sara Member Blasts Tyler, The Creator for Homophobia

    May 16, 2011 12:20 PM EDT 0 0 0 While anarchic rap troupe Odd Future and leader Tyler, the Creator have captivated underground hip-hop fans and earned praise from Diddy , Jay-Z and Pharrell Williams over the past year, one musician who is decidedly against Tyler's antics is S ...

  12. Sara Bareilles Taps Pharrell, Sugarland, Josh Groban for 'Uncharted' Video

    March 01, 2011 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Either a bunch of Sara Bareilles' musician friends owed her favors, or she asked really, really nicely. The singer-songwriter's new video for "Uncharted" features more celebs than Duck Sauce's "Barbra Streisand" cl ...

  13. Tegan And Sara Sing About Misery On 'Northshore' Track

    August 12, 2010 11:40 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tegan and Sara fans have some competition in the bedroom memorabilia stakes -- from the twins themselves. Tegan and Sara "Northshore" In new video "Northshore," the girls perform the angst-ridden song in a room covered with items ...

  14. Caribou, Broken Social Scene Make Polaris Prize Shortlist

    July 07, 2010 7:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 The 10 Canadian albums that made the shortlist for the annual Polaris Music Prize have been unveiled. Five previous nominees make the shortlist - the Besnard Lakes , Broken Social Scene , Caribou , Owen Pallett and Shad . Pallett won in 2006 as Fina ...

  15. Sarah McLachlan Announces First Album In Seven Years

    March 19, 2010 12:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lilth Fair founder and singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan has announced that she will release her first album in seven years, "The Laws Of Illusion," on June 15 via Arista Records. A download of McLachlan's new song "One Dream&quo ...

  16. Billboard Bits: Pavement, Regina Spektor, T.I., Gorillaz and More

    March 02, 2010 6:01 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Lo-fi rockers Pavement played their first show in ten years on their reunion tour last night (March 1) in Auckland, New Zealand, featuring songs from all ...

  17. Norah Jones, Heart, Loretta Lynn Added To Lilith Fair Lineup

    January 21, 2010 4:29 PM EST 0 0 0 Norah Jones , Heart , Loretta Lynn , Gossip and Cat Power are among the top female artists who have just been added to the lineup for Lilith Fair 2010, organizers announced today (Jan. 21). The revived touring music festival also added 15 more citie ...

  18. Sarah McLachlan, Mary J. Blige To Headline 2010 Lilith Tour

    December 10, 2009 1:21 PM EST 0 0 0 S arah McLachlan will headline the main stage at Lilith 2010, the reborn touring music festival which highlights women in music that she co-founded in the 1997. Among the artists joining Mclachlan on the road will be Mary J. Blige , Sheryl Crow , Er ...

  19. Rogue Wave

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 What guitar pedal makes the sound of say, settling, I wondered? We rolled into Morrison, Colo., early in the morning for our first show of our tour with Death Cab for Cutie. Officially, it was the second show of the tour, but we had a little problem ...

  20. Tegan and Sara / May 12, 2008 / New York (Terminal 5)

    May 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When it comes to Tegan and Sara's fans, one thing is certain: They don't mess around. When it comes to Tegan and Sara's fans, one thing is certain: They don't mess around. The Quin twins' May 12 show at Terminal 5 in New Yor ...

  21. Metallica, Mayer, Vedder Join Young For Bridge School Benefit

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Mayer, Metallica, Tom Waits, and Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder are among the artists that will join Neil Young for his 21st annual Bridge School Benefit concerts on Oct. 27-28. Also on this yea John Mayer, Metallica, Tom Waits, and Pearl Jam ...

  22. Sony BMG, Seventeen Team For Branded CD

    April 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Set features variety of indie acts. Teen magazine Seventeen and the Sony BMG's Strategic Marketing Group have merged forces for the first-ever Seventeen-branded compilation. The 12-track collection, "Seventeen - The Best New Music (Hear ...

  23. 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 ...

  24. BREAKING & ENTERING

    April 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tegan and Sara /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Tegan ...

  25. So Jealous

    September 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's hard to sound as sweet as Tegan & Sara and not come across as precious. But somehow this duo does it, and the result is fantastic. It's hard to sound as sweet as Tegan & Sara and not come across as precious. But somehow this d ...

  26. McCartney, Peppers To Rock Bridge School

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul McCartney, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tony Bennett, Sonic Youth, Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Los Lonely Boys and Tegan & Sara will join event founder Neil Young on the bill for the Paul McCartney, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tony ...