Shirley Manson Says Her Podcast The Jump Is ‘A Revelation In My Life’

As the end of summer began to rear its head, Shirley Manson found herself back in Los Angeles after a trip to her native Scotland. "After a few months of being in L.A., my husband will say,

Oxymorrons Make Being a ‘Loser’ Sound Cool on New Single: Premiere

Sometimes it's hard to get the girl of your dreams, especially if your allure is more reserved than flashy. But Oxymorrons — the alternative rap band from from Queens, New York — urge people to go beyond just what they see

ASCAP & BMI Consent Decrees Review Expected to Conclude This Year While Both Sides Argue Worst-Case Scenarios

The U.S. Deptartment of Justice's ongoing review on whether the ASCAP and BMI consent decrees should be amended, sunsetted or simply left alone will likely be concluded before the end of the year, according to a comment made Aug. 13 by Makan

EarthGang "Mirrorland" Review

It’s not often that magical realism seeps into hip-hop music, but one trip to Mirrorland plays out like a fairy-tale on acid. The imagery is vivid with musical influences unconventional enough to cast immersive spells. Having compared

Art Alexakis Faces Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Head-On for Debut Solo Single ‘The Hot Water Test’: Exclusive

Everclear frontman Art Alexakis is giving listeners an unfiltered glimpse into his world at the moment on his debut single “The Hot Water Test,” available exclusively on Billboard below. As the first single from his upcoming solo

Twenty One Pilots Tie for Most Consecutive Rock Airplay Top 10s With ‘The Hype’

The duo joins Shinedown with nine straight top 10s. Twenty one pilots join Shinedown as the only acts to link nine consecutive top 10s on Billboard's Rock Airplay chart. "The Hype," from the duo's 2018 album Trench,

Chilean Indie Star Javiera Mena Champions Artists Fighting For LGBT Rights: ‘It’s Our Obligation’

The artist curates a #TBT playlist exclusively for Billboard. Welcome to #TBT Mixtape, Billboard's series that showcases artists' very own throwback-themed playlists exclusive to Billboard's Spotify account. The curated set features the artists' favorite tracks from their youth and childhood. This

Ryan Caraveo Takes Us On The "Run"

Alternative Hip Hop artist Ryan Caraveo releases “Run” off his new “Butterfly Boy” album. The Los Angeles artist delivers a personal, relatable record about self-doubt and masking the uncertainty. Lyrically he expresses his remorse for hurting those

Some Things Last a Long Time: The Fearless Ambition and Hard-Won Legacy of Daniel Johnston

The acts snatched in the majors’ slow-rolling alt-rock rapture could largely be sorted into two categories. There were the underground luminaries who could not be translated into their employers' script: reliable behavior, accessible songs. And there were

Hip-Hop, Artists’ Rights and More Discussed on Day 1 of Colombia’s BOmm

The eighth edition of The Bogotá Music Market (BOmm), which kicked off in Bogota’s Chamber of Commerce Sept. 10, drew 257 artists from all regions of Colombia, an unprecedented number. The main takeaway of the renowned series