1. Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler Jam In Pa.

    August 20, 2012 12:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Chart Article PROMOTION Barenaked Ladies, Blues Traveler Jam at Sands Barenaked Ladies Both humor and hooks, as always, infused Barenaked Ladies' headlining set at the Sands Event Center in Bethlehem, Pa., Friday (Aug. 17). The group capped a n ...

  2. Barenaked Ladies' 'Animal House' Musical will Go 'Places You Never Expected'

    July 06, 2012 1:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 There will likely be togas and food fights and strange initiation rites, but the stage adaptation of "Animal House," with music by Barenaked Ladies , will not be a rote recasting of the hit 1978 film. "We got a call from the producers ...

  3. Read: Warner Bros.' Memo to Staff About Thursday's Layoffs

    September 09, 2011 7:23 PM EDT (The promotion staffs of Warner Bros. and Reprise Records were hit hard by layoffs Thursday. Here is the internal email circulated to the company's staff today under the subject line "Memo from Memo from Rob, Todd & Livia," i.e. ...

  4. No Doubt Finds Inspiration On The Road

    June 16, 2009 9:24 AM EDT 0 0 0 The regrouped No Doubt opted to tour before recording a new album in order to jog the band's -- and particularly singer/lyricist Gwen Stefani's -- creativity. And so far, band members report, the strategy seems to be working. "We defi ...

  5. Roots, Marley, Nevilles Set For Green Apple Fest

    March 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Roots, Los Lonely Boys, the Neville Brothers, Ziggy Marley and Taj Mahal are just a few of the names that will grace this year's eight-city Green Apple Festival. The Roots, Los Lonely Boys, the Neville Brothers, Ziggy Marley and Taj Mahal a ...

  6. Phillips Touring With Toad This Summer

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Glen Phillips will reunite with his former Toad the Wet Sprocket bandmates for the first time in several years while touring in support of his fourth solo release, "Mr. Lemons." Singer/songwriter Glen Phillips will reunit ...

  7. Anastasio, SCI Set For 10,000 Lakes Fest

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Trey Anastasio and String Cheese Incident are confirmed to headline Minnesota's fourth annual 10,000 Lakes Festival. Trey Anastasio and String Cheese Incident are confirmed to headline Minnesota's fourth annual 10,000 Lakes Festival. Set f ...

  8. Billboard Bits: U2, Big Head Todd, Harry Shearer

    January 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on U2, Big Head Todd, Harry Shearer U2 has begun adding dates to the 2006 edition of its box-office busting Vertigo tour, including an April 8 show at Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, the group's first appearance in Hawaii since 1985. Also new t ...

  9. Rhino Boxes Up '90s Favorites

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following a template that has generated several prior collections, Rhino is compiling a grandiose box set surveying a decade less than six years in the rearview mirror. Following a template that has generated several prior collections, Rhino is comp ...

  10. Wilco, SCI, Mule Set For Wakarusa Fest

    March 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Wilco, String Cheese Incident and Gov't Mule are among the acts confirmed to appear at Kansas' second annual Wakarusa Festival. Wilco, String Cheese Incident and Gov't Mule are among the acts confirmed to appear at Kansas' second ...

  11. Higher Ground

    September 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Brothers Todd and Troy Collins continue working together on their new venture, Beatmart Recordings. Read Deborah Evans Price's column. Brothers Todd and Troy Collins continue working together on their new venture, Beatmart Recordings. Read De ...

  12. Music Fuels New Year's Eve Celebrations

    December 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 While the winter holidays often signal a break from live performance and touring for many music acts, the festivities surrounding New Year's Eve tend to drag others off of the couch and onto the stage While the winter holidays often signal a br ...

  13. Bassist Tobias Exits Guided By Voices

    September 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On the eve of beginning an extensive touring schedule tonight (Sept. 3) in Boston, Guided By Voices Tim Tobias has left the band for unexplained reasons. On the eve of beginning an extensive touring schedule tonight (Sept. 3) in Boston, Guided By Vo ...

  14. Jam Bands Mine 'Red Rocks' Compilation

    April 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Denver area's renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre is the subject and benefactor of a new CD compilation to be distributed through Best Buy. The Denver area's renowned Red Rocks Amphitheatre is the subject and benefactor of a new CD compila ...

  15. Billboard Bits: Alanis, Big Head Todd, Run-D.M.C.

    January 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Alanis, Big Head Todd, Run-D.M.C. Alanis Morissette will record an hour-long MTV Live performance Feb. 4 before a select audience of 1600 at the Propaganda in Milan. The performance will be broadcast exclusively across the MTV Europe Network ...

  16. Wonderfully Made

    January 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 This talented Georgia pop/rock outfit has a knack for creating vibrant music, with the end result immensely appealing. This talented Georgia pop/rock outfit has a knack for creating vibrant music, with the end result immensely appealing. This tradit ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Spitfire, Big Head Todd, VMAs

    September 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Spitfire Tour, Big Head Todd, VMAs Ambitious political rapper Michael Franti, former Dead Kennedy frontman Jello Biafra, former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic, and singer/songwriter Jill Sobule are among those slated to appear on the fourth ...

  18. Gipsy Kings, Maceo For Aspen Jazz Fest

    July 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 World music veterans the Gipsy Kings, Colorado rockers Big Head Todd & the Monsters, saxophonist Maceo Parker, and reggae artist Alpha Blondy will headline the Janus Jazz Aspen festival this Labor World music veterans the Gipsy Kings, Colorado r ...