| Mar 14, 2013
| 2:28 PM
AUSTIN, Texas -- Clive Davis is always selling something, it seems. At the South by Southwest Music Conference on Thursday, it was his autobiography that was being flogged, and as he sat to talk about it with Billboard journalist Bill Werde, he...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Record Store Day is a promotional event that happens in the spring, but not to be left out of all the Black Friday-Small Business Saturday hubbub, independent music shops are getting in on the holiday shopping rush.
"Ah, Black Friday," reads a post on...
| Oct 16, 2009
| 9:17 PM
Dickie Peterson, the bassist and lead singer for Blue Cheer, the San Francisco power trio best known for its high- volume 1968 hit rendition of the rock 'n' roll classic "Summertime Blues," has died. He was 63.
Peterson, who had prostate cancer that...
| Nov 6, 2008
The revolution -- the one that took place in the 1960s -- was in fact televised. The music, the antiwar movement, the drug culture and the social upheaval of the era became major benefactors of the first wave of saturation media coverage. To the...
| May 21, 2009
| 9:22 AM
| Aug 15, 2009
Celebrations are taking place all weekend to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the legendary Woodstock music festival on the site of the original concert..
The event is being held in the conservative farm town of Bethel. Because of its large percentage...