1. 615 Spotlight: The Lone Bellow

    December 19, 2012 1:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Meet the Brooklyn Band With a 'Wall of Voices' This week, you can consider the 615 Spotlight a preview of an act who just might be one of the "Next Big Things" for 2013 -- The Lone Bellow. A trio consisting of lead singer Zach Wi ...

  2. RCA CEO Peter Edge Talks Keith Naftaly Promotion, New A&R Structure

    November 09, 2012 7:00 AM EST With a little more than a year under his belt as CEO of RCA Music Group, Peter Edge, who headed up the label's A&R team for 16 years, has handed over those reins to new executive vice president, head of A&R, RCA Records, Keith Naftaly ...

  3. Shawn Gee, Peter Schwartz, Jason Miller Discuss Hip-Hop-EDM Revival, Touring Without A Label, Branding Explosion

    November 08, 2012 1:15 PM EST Touring Without A Label, Branding Deal EDM and Hip Hop In The Morning (from left to right): Jason Miller, President, Live Nation New York; Chang Weisberg, Founder, Guerilla Union; Peter Schwartz, Agent, The Agency Group discuss. (Photo: Michael Se ...

  4. Civil Wars Cancel Tour, Citing 'Internal Discord'

    November 06, 2012 8:25 PM EST 0 0 0 Tuesday afternoon saw a whirlwind of activity in the camp of acclaimed duo The Civil Wars. The group posted the following on their Facebook page : "We sincerely apologize for the canceling of all of our tour dates. It is something we deeply reg ...

  5. ?uestlove, Universal Music's Harry Weinger To Teach 'Classic Albums' Course At NYU

    October 16, 2012 2:25 PM EDT An NPR intern's dismissive review of Public Enemy's "It Takes A Nation..." inadvertently brings ?uestlove to the Ivory Tower Ahmir '?uestlove' Thompson will soon be adding another job to his exhaustive list of titles: ...

  6. Limp Bizkit-Lil Wayne Single Has 'Hip-Hop-Rock Swagger,' says Birdman

    March 01, 2012 9:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Cash Money Co-CEO Says That Limp Bizkit was 'Perfect Match' For Label A new collaboration between Limp Bizkit and Lil Wayne is coming: the single is titled "Ready To Go," and will be released online next week. And Cash Money foun ...

  7. Adam Lambert Sets 'Trespassing' Release Date, Announces First Single

    December 15, 2011 12:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Adam Lambert has set a March 20, 2012 release date for his sophomore album, "Trespassing," on RCA/19 Entertainment. The disc's first single, "Better Than I Know Myself," hits all digital retailers on Tuesday (Dec. 20). For t ...

  8. Paramore Singles Club Continues With 'Hello Cold World': Listen

    November 07, 2011 8:35 PM EST 0 0 0 As Paramore gears up for its fourth album, the Tennessee alt-rockers aren't leaving their fans out in the cold. The trio, which lost members Josh and Zac Farro in December 2010, soldiered forward on Monday with the release of "Hello Cold W ...

  9. ASCAP's Paul Williams Talks Documentary, Addiction

    September 19, 2011 8:31 PM EDT In the new documentary "Paul Williams Still Alive," a film about singer/songwriter Williams' road to recovery from alcohol and drug abuse, there's archival footage of the artist on "The Merv Griffin Show" crudely mock ...

  10. Take That, Robbie Williams Have 'Big Plans' for Reunion

    August 26, 2010 9:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 R obbie Williams and his old band Take That plan to tour together next summer after reconciling their differences, but the reunion is likely to be temporary, they said on Thursday. Williams, 36, left the chart-topping boy band in 1995 and went on to ...

  11. Epicenter '09 Expected To Attract 30,000 Fans

    August 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park, Tool, Alice In Chains, Wolfmother, Dead By Sunrise, Atmosphere, Hollywood Undead, Atreyu, Street Sweeper Social Club, Aesop Rock and Sonny, among others, will perform this Saturday (Aug. 22) at the first annual Epicenter '09 fest ...

  12. BATTLES, "Mirrored"

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As fans of groups like Tortoise, Explosions In The Sky and Pelican can attest, the best acts in modern rock over the last 10 years or so are the ones who know enough to shut the heck up and just play As fans of groups like Tortoise, Explosions In Th ...

  13. Obscure 'Diamond' Shines For Lohan

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Actress/singer Lindsay Lohan is set to bring a long-forgotten Tennessee Williams screenplay, "The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond," to the big screen. Actress/singer Lindsay Lohan is set to bring a long-forgotten Tennessee Williams screenplay, ...

  14. Q&A: Janet Jackson Still In Control

    September 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Super diva. Very few artists can legitimately lay claim to that title. Fewer still can sustain an extraordinary career that, despite a few bumps along the way, has fans anticipating your every move af Super diva. Very few artists can legitimately la ...

  15. Spivack, Williams Partner For Right Arm

    July 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Will focus on booking for radio station festivals. Veteran record promotion man Gary Spivack, most recently with Geffen Records, has formed Right Arm Entertainment in partnership with Del Williams, a former record promoter who now produces radio s ...

  16. Pharrell Flies Solo On 'In My Mind'

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Neptunes hitmaker Pharrell Williams will release his solo debut, "In My Mind," Nov. 15 via Star Trak/Interscope. Williams, who is now also going by the moniker Skate Board P, is joined on the first si Neptunes hitmaker Pharrell Williams wi ...