IDLES announce in-store dates and charity exhibition

Bristol post-punk band IDLES are becoming essential listening with every release and they have just announced an art exhibition to celebrate the release of their second album Joy as an Act of Resistance. Open for two days, between 12pm

Ray Cooper, Former Virgin Records America Co-Head, Dies at 69

He worked closely with Spice Girls, U2, George Michael & More at Virgin and Island Ray Cooper, a U.K. music marketing exec who co-helmed the first Virgin Records UK and led campaigns for the Spice Girls, U2,

Takeover Tuesday Playlist: All Time Low Curates a Soundtrack Ahead Of Tour With Dashboard Confessional

The co-headlining venture kicks f Aug. 3 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Welcome back to Takeover Tuesday, where each week Billboard taps chart-topping artists and taste-makers to compile their very own playlist exclusive to Billboard's Spotify account. We

'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again' Dances to No. 1 In Australia

It’s ABBA-mania all over again as the latest Mamma Mia! soundtrack climbs to the summit Australia’s albums survey.  In its second week on the survey, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (Polydor/Universal) rises 4-1 on the ARIA Albums

The Jayhawks' Gary Louris Reflects on Working With Ray Davies, Dixie Chicks & Writing an Album With Emerson Hart

In their 33 years as a band, Minneapolis roots rock greats The Jayhawks have existed in several incarnations. But perhaps to the dismay Tomorrow the Green Grass diehards out there, it's this current lineup the band that's proved to

Goody Grace Recruits The Neighbourhood's Jesse Rutherford For Moody New Single: Exclusive

Canadian singer-songwriter Goody Grace has teamed up with The Neighbourhood's Jesse Rutherford to deliver a deliciously hazy collaboration, premiering exclusively on Billboard today (July 26). Since moving to Los Angeles in 2014 from the tiny town Selkirk, Grace has been

Anti-Flag Premieres 'The Debate Is Over (If You Want It)' From Acoustic New Album

The revolution will be quiet — or at least quieter — when the politically minded Pittsburgh punk rock troupe Anti-Flag releases its new acoustic album, American Reckoning — whose video for the track "The Debate is Over (If You

The Interrupters Give Explosive Performances of 'She's Kerosene' & 'Take Back The Power' on Kimmel: Watch

California ska punks, The Interrupters brought their explosive energy to Jimmy Kimmel Live! for a performance "She's Kerosene," and "Take Back the Power," on Thursday night (July 26). Revitalizing the third wave ska sound  the '90s and early

Australia's Coolest Indie Imports: Amy Shark, Middle Kids & More Discuss Rising Up From Down Under

Established Australian acts are having a moment on the charts — 5 Seconds Summer nabbed its third No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with Youngblood in June, and Courtney Barnett’s latest, Tell Me How You Really Feel, earned

Diarrhea Planet Announces Final Shows: 'We've Decided to Bring It to a Close'

Garage punks Diarrhea Planet have announced that the band will end after two more dates in Nashville. The six-piece band, known for its frenetic live shows, took to social media for the announcement. "It’s with a heavy