I Is For Idris, J Is For Justice, P Is For Porta Potties: The ABCs of All My Friends Music Festival 2019

The second year of Gary Richards’ festival took place October 18-19 in downtown Los Angeles. In its second year, Gary Richards' All My Friends Festival held its numbers steady from its inaugural year, bringing in 10,000 attendees over two

How La Santa Cecilia Turned Life’s Tragedies Into Triumphant New Album

Two years have passed since La Santa Cecilia released their album Amar y Vivir, a collection of songs very near to the history of the band. Since then, a lot has happened. In just a year, three

Chip Hooper Nominees Revealed: See Candidates for the 2019 Honors Here

More than 50 nominations were submitted for this year’s award honoring young professionals Billboard is proud to announce the five nominees for the 2019 Chip Hooper award, honoring the memory of the beloved talent agent who helped

The Best Halloween Merch of 2019 From Carrie Underwood, Kim Petras and More

It’s officially the middle of spooky season. With Halloween just 10 days away, artists and bands are dropping the perfect festive seasonal merch to make their fans shriek with glee. Before you get ready to hit the

Nothing to See Here, Just Shakira Ripping a Green Day Cover: Watch

If you're worried that Shakira doesn't rock hard enough to bring the thunder at next year's Super Bowl halftime show, the singer provided some proof last week that she can indeed rock you like a hurricane. The

Young Thug Teases New Song: Watch

It looks like Young Thug was in the studio last night cooking up some new music. After his show in Tampa, Florida last night, Thugger took to his IG story to tease some new music while in

Epitaph & Anti- Partner With AMPED for US Physical Distribution

AMPED, the indie distribution division of wholesale giant Alliance Entertainment, has entered an agreement to serve as the U.S. physical distributor for veteran punk rock label Epitaph and its sister imprint, Anti-.  The pact began on Oct. 1, with

Why Pioneer Pat Benatar Deserves Her Shot In the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

You’re born with the name Patricia Mae Andrzejewski. Your mom is a beautician and your dad works with sheet metal. You pursue health education at State University of New York at Stony Brook. After graduation, you make

Rebelution Frontman’s Solo Tour to Benefit Last Prisoner Project: ‘No One Should Be in Prison for Cannabis Conviction’

See Eric Rachmany’s solo acoustic tour dates and watch part one of a new series documenting his 2018 trek. Eric Rachmany, lead singer, songwriter and guitarist for the Grammy nominated California reggae/rock band Rebelution and host of

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Reveals 2020 Nominees: Soundgarden, Whitney Houston & More

On Tuesday (Oct. 15) morning, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announced the nominees for the Rock Hall Class of 2020 — and of the 16 artists shortlisted, nine are first-time nominees. Pat Benatar, Dave Matthews