1. Warren Zevon

    Warren Zevon

    12 Albums, 6 Songs

    • Bad Luck Streak in Dancing School [Limited Edition]
    • Transverse City
    • Headless in Boston: 1982 Live Radio Broadcast
    • Sentimental Hygiene
    • Original Album Series
    • Sentimental Hygiene
    • Sentimental Hygiene
  2. First Listen: Bob Dylan's Dark 'Tempest'

    August 02, 2012 1:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 Death, whether it be the legacy of John Lennon, the sinking of the Titanic or a trio of cheating lovers, is a dominant subject on "Tempest," Bob Dylan 's 35th studio album that is scheduled for release on Sept. 11 . The album marks a ...

  3. Backbeat: Deer Tick Curates Newport Folk Festival After-Parties With ATO, Partisan Execs And Jackson Browne

    July 30, 2012 2:10 PM EDT (L-R): Deer Tick guitarist Ian O'Neill, drummer Dennis Ryan, frontman John Macaulay, keyboardist Robbie Cowell, and bassist Chris Ryan try to relax after a job (or three) well done. (Photo: Harley Oliver Brown) The guys in Deer Tick might be ...

  4. Tim Robbins Talks Debut Album, 'Real Experience' of Live Shows

    July 12, 2011 3:45 PM EDT 0 0 0 The first album from actor-director Tim Robbins grew out of an emotionally rough patch he was going through. Attempting to clear his head, Robbins retreated to his studio and penned 15 songs, which might have never seen the light of day had he not t ...

  5. Dave Stewart Finds Inspiration in Nashville, Reese Witherspoon on 'Blackbird Diaries'

    May 28, 2011 8:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 From his legendary work with Eurythmics to his recent collaboration with Stevie Nicks on her latest album, "In Your Dreams," Dave Stewart has had a reputation for capturing magic in the studio. He does it again on his new album, "The ...

  6. 2010's Most-Played Halloween Songs

    November 02, 2010 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 EAR CANDY: While calendars show Halloween as occurring solely on Oct. 31, the holiday is hardly a one-day celebration. From choosing the most fun and creative costume to plotting the trick-or-treating route that will yield the greatest confectionary ...

  7. Coolest. Congressman. Ever.

    March 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT When Box Tops and Big Star leader Alex Chilton died on Wednesday, there came, amidst the expected tributes from admiring musicians and writers, a most unexpected shout-out from, of all places, the floor of the House of Representatives. Congressman ...

  8. Taking Peaks, Part 4: Nos. 25-1

    January 26, 2010 2:35 PM EST 0 0 0 Clearly, the most popular songs at any given time scale the upper ranks of the Billboard Hot 100. Still, America's singles chart of record for 51 years sports a history filled with well-loved classics that peaked at every position, from No. 1 a ...

  9. Ask Billboard: Going Gaga For Album Re-Releases

    October 30, 2009 5:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. NOT AS EASY AS ABC Hey Gary, In r ...

  10. Taylor Swift Has Big Night At CMT Awards

    June 17, 2009 7:57 AM EDT 0 0 0 Taylor Swift won video of the year at the Country Music Television awards for "Love Story," an elaborate production that features period costumes as it echoes the story of Romeo and Juliet. Swift won the fan-voted award Tuesday over Brad P ...

  11. This Day in Music

    September 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvie up the wealth at the Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, taking home two trophies apiece. 2005 - Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvie up the wealth at the Soul Train Lady of Soul ...

  12. Wolfgang's Vault Opens For Downloading

    June 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The recordings include live performances by UMG artists culled from thousands of Bill Graham-promoted concerts, along with gems from other catalogs and archives dating back decades. Through a new arrangement between Wolfgang's Vault and Univers ...

  13. The Lord Our Savior

    October 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's quite a bit more rock than rap on Kid Rock's upcoming Atlantic album, "Rock'n'Roll Jesus," due this week. Recorded at the Clarkston Chophouse studio on his home property in Michigan, the set c There's quite ...

  14. This Day in Music

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvie up the wealth at the Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, taking home two trophies apiece. 2005 - Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvie up the wealth at the Soul Train Lady of Soul ...

  15. Rap Takes A Back Seat On New Kid Rock Album

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 There's quite a bit more rock than rap on Kid Rock's upcoming Atlantic album, tentatively titled "Rock'n'Roll Jesus," which will arrive Oct. 9. Recorded at the Clarkston Chophouse studio on his home p There's quite ...

  16. Zevon Saluted With Album, Reissues, Book

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Late singer/songwriter Warren Zevon, who died of cancer in 2003, will be the subject of a double-disc rarities collection, three expanded reissues of vintage albums and a book in the coming weeks. Late singer/songwriter Warren Zevon, who died of can ...

  17. This Day in Music

    September 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>R&B artist Erma Franklin, who sang backup for her better-known sister Aretha, dies of cancer in Detroit. She is 64.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Destiny's Child, Mariah ...

  18. Chart Beat

    August 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses Fergie's big solo bow, Gnarls Barkley, Tom Petty and more. 'LONDON BRIDGE' IS FALLING UP : Going solo might give Stacy Ferguson the biggest hit of her career, which could come just in time to celebrate the 10th annivers ...

  19. Buffett Has A 'Hoot' With Jackson, Maroon 5

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 In addition to serving as co-producer and appearing in a small role as a marine science teacher, Jimmy Buffett headlines the sun-splashed soundtrack to the upcoming film "Hoot." In addition to serving as co-producer and appearing in a smal ...

  20. This Day in Music

    September 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>Canadian singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot, 63, is rushed to the hospital with an undisclosed stomach illness, just hours before he is due to perform in his hometown of Gorilla, Ontario 2004 - Scottish alternative rock act ...

  21. Wallflowers Ready 'Rebel' Return

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After more than three years away, the Wallflowers are plotting a May 24 return with the Interscope set "Rebel, Sweetheart." The Jakob Dylan-led act's fifth album will be preceded in mid-March by the r After more than three years away, ...

  22. Hot Product

    October 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren Zevon 'Sandwich' Board Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, the Pixies, Don Henley, Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, the Wallflowers and Pete Yorn are among the artists filling out the tribute album "Enjoy Every Sandwich: The Songs of Wa ...

  23. Billboard Bits: Pixies, Stefani, Kem

    October 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stories on the Pixies, Gwen Stefani and Kem The Pixies' wildly successful reunion tour will close with a Dec. 18 double-header at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom, where the band has already sold out six prior engagements. The Pixies will p ...

  24. Fall Pixies Tour Keeps Growing

    September 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Pixies have added several additional dates to their extensive fall tour schedule, including the first shows near its one-time Boston homebase since November 1991. The Pixies have added several additional dates to their extensive fall tour schedu ...

  25. Pixies Prevail In Slow Touring Season

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Britney Spears, Lenny Kravitz and Christina Aguilera have scrapped tours. Lollapalooza crashed and burned. The U.S. touring market has been in dire straits all summer. But a savior showed up in the ve Britney Spears, Lenny Kravitz and Christina Agui ...

  26. Browne, Raitt, Yorn Bolster Zevon Tribute

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, the Wallflowers and Pete Yorn are among the artists filling out the forthcoming tribute album "Enjoy Every Sandwich: The Songs of Warren Zevon." Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, the Wallflowers and Pete Yorn are ...

  27. Springsteen, Dylan, Pixies Salute Zevon

    July 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Live recordings by Bruce Springsteen and Bob Dylan, as well as newly recorded cuts by Jackson Browne, the Pixies and Ry Cooder will be featured on an upcoming tribute to the late Warren Zevon. Live recordings by Bruce Springsteen and Bob Dylan, as w ...

  28. Koch Pushes Up Warren Zevon DVD

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Entertainment is moving up the release of the DVD "Inside Out: Warren Zevon: Keep Me in Your Heart" to take advantage of the promotion opportunities surrounding the Grammy Awards. The DVD, originally Koch Entertainment is moving up the r ...

  29. Billboard Bits: Town Fair, Warren Zevon, Squarepusher

    December 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on Rolling Rock Town Fair, Warren Zevon, Squarepusher The fifth annual Rolling Rock Town Fair music festival will see an expansion to six regional shows across the U.S., including the flagship event, set for July 31, 2004, in Pennsylvania' ...

  30. R&B/Hip-Hop Acts Lead Grammy Nominees

    December 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Beyoncé, Jay-Z, OutKast and the Neptunes' Pharrell Williams are tied for the lead with six nominations for the 46th Grammy Awards. Missy Elliott, Eminem, Evanescence, 50 Cent, the Neptunes' Chad Beyoncé, Jay-Z, OutKast and the Neptunes ...

  31. TOP INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

    September 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/indie_albums.jsp 1. Me & My Brother , Ying Yang Twins 2. Kings Of Crunk , Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz 3. The Wind , Warren Zevon 4. In Reverie , Saves The Day 5. A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar , Dashboard Confessional Issue d ...

  32. TOP INTERNET ALBUMS

    September 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/internet.jsp 1. The Wind , Warren Zevon 2. War All The Time , Thursday 3. Heavier Things , John Mayer 4. Thirteenth Step , A Perfect Circle 5. Seal IV , Seal Issue date: Oct. 4, 2003 News Warren Zevon , John Mayer ...

  33. Darkness, Black Eyed Peas Lead U.K. Charts

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a week of many high-profile new entries on the U.K. singles and album charts, Black Eyed Peas and the Darkness nevertheless maintained their No. 1 spots. The Peas' "Where Is the Love" (A&M/Merc In a week of many high-profile ne ...

  34. TOP INDEPENDENT ALBUMS

    September 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/indie_albums.jsp 1. The Wind , Warren Zevon 2. Kings Of Crunk , Lil Jon & The East Side Boyz 3. A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar , Dashboard Confessional 4. From The Ashes , Pennywise 5. The Fiction We Live , From Autumn To Ashes Is ...

  35. Mayer Carries 'Heavy' Straight To No. 1

    September 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Mayer scores his first No. 1 album with "Heavier Things," as the Aware/Columbia set debuts atop The Billboard 200 with first week sales of 316,500 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundSc John Mayer scores his first No. 1 albu ...

  36. Private Services Planned For Zevon

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Family and friends are planning a small private memorial service for singer/songwriter Warren Zevon. Family and friends are planning a small private memorial service for singer/songwriter Warren Zevon, who died in his sleep Sunday, a year after bein ...

  37. Warren Zevon Succumbs To Cancer

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Warren Zevon died Sunday (Sept. 7) in Los Angeles. He was 56. Zevon was diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer in August of last year. A spokesperson for the artist tells Billboard.co Singer/songwriter Warren Zevon died Sunday (Sept ...

  38. The Wind

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren Zevon is dying of cancer, and everyone knows it. Warren Zevon is dying of cancer, and everyone knows it. "The Wind" is an intimate insight into that most personal of experiences and an Andy Kaufman-like jab at the Grim Reaper. Would ...

  39. CHART BEAT CHAT

    September 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson discusses Warren Zevon, Roxette, "Chart Beat" criteria and his busy professional schedule with readers. FINAL RELEASE Hi Fred, Being a longtime Warren Zevon fan, it's pleasing to see him back on the charts with his great ...

  40. 'Love & Life' Puts Blige Back On Top

    September 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Mary J. Blige's "Love & Life" gives the R&B veteran her second No. 1 on The Billboard 200. In its first week, the Geffen album sold 286,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, Mary J. Blige's "Love &a ...

  41. HOT PRODUCT

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from Mary J. Blige, Warren Zevon, Aaron Neville and more! /bb/hotprod/index.jsp News Warren Zevon , Mary J. Blige , Aaron Neville ...

  42. Hot Product

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren Zevon A Mighty 'Wind' Terminally ill singer/songwriter Warren Zevon gathered an impressive list of famous friends to contribute to what will likely be his final studio album, "The Wind." Due this week via Artemis, the albu ...

  43. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    August 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Aug. 18-24, 2003. How about that blackout for ya? Well, the power's back on and the TV's glowing again, so life is getting back to normal. Now settle into that easy ch ...

  44. Billboard Bits: ODB, Smash Mouth, Spain

    July 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on ODB, Smash Mouth, Spain Recently paroled rap iconoclast Ol' Dirty Bastard is the first subject of VH1's new series "InsideOUT," which debuts Aug. 7 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on the cable music channel. Contrary to previous reports ...

  45. VH1 Turns Zevon 'Inside Out'

    July 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Warren Zevon will be the debut subject of a new VH1 series, "Inside Out," which launches Aug. 24. As tipped here last month, Warren Zevon will be the debut subject of a new VH1 series, "Inside Out," which launches Aug. 24. The pr ...

  46. Guests Abound On Zevon's 'The Wind'

    June 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Terminally ill artist Warren Zevon has gathered an impressive list of famous friends to contribute to what will likely be his final studio album, "The Wind." Due Aug. 26 via Artemis, the album feature Terminally ill artist Warren Zevon has ...

  47. Simmons Taps Dylan, Zappa Songs For Solo Set

    June 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gene Simmons' first solo record in 25 years will feature songs co-written by Bob Dylan and the late Frank Zappa, Billboard.com has learned. The as-yet-untitled disc will be among the first albums rele Gene Simmons' first solo record in 25 ...

  48. Hot Product

    May 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Other key titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- Acclaimed folk/rock artist Richard Thompson's "The Old Kit Bag" (Cooking Vinyl/spinART). -- Singer/songwriter Jack Johnson's "On and On" (Universal ...

  49. Zevon Reissues Tout Bonus Material

    February 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Warren Zevon's back catalog will get a boost March 25 when EMI/Capitol reissues the singer/songwriter's 1969 debut "Wanted Dead or Alive," as well as his two Virgin Records efforts, 1987's "Sentimenta Warren Zevon' ...

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