Natural Wonder

Natural Wonder

Phoebe Snow's first original album in 14 years finds the veteran songstress in finest fettle—both as a singer and songwriter.
eastmountainsouth

eastmountainsouth

Is it folk? Country? Ambient? No matter how you classify the music of Los Angeles' Eastmountainsouth, one thing is certain: It is gorgeous.
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

1999 - Sir Elton John, 52, collapses. Tests show that he has an irregular heartbeat. John soon has a pacemaker fitted at a London hospital.
Exclusive: Townshend On Revisiting 'Who's Next'

Exclusive: Townshend On Revisiting 'Who's Next'

"I was really proud if it," Pete Townshend says of "Who's Next." "Proud of the way it sounded and also proud of the fact that although it was being perceived as a very straightforward album, I knew that there was a bit of depth there if you wanted to look.
Soul Singer Barry White Dies At 58

Soul Singer Barry White Dies At 58

Soul singer Barry White, known for his rich bass vocals, died today (July 4) in a Los Angeles hospital at the age of 58, his manager Ned Shankman said. Shankman said White, a two-time Grammy winner, died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles where he had been battling kidney failure brought on by high blood pressure. He suffered a stroke in May.
CHART BEAT

CHART BEAT

Fred Bronson's report includes Q&A on the chart feats of Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard, plus Fred's weekly trivia challenge (to be posted Monday).
Man Murdered Outside Jay-Z/50 Cent Show

Man Murdered Outside Jay-Z/50 Cent Show

A 24-year-old man from Hamilton, Ontario, was murdered Tuesday night outside Toronto's Molson Amphitheatre following a concert featuring Jay-Z and 50 Cent.
Buddy Guy Conjures Intimacy On Acoustic Set

Buddy Guy Conjures Intimacy On Acoustic Set

A few years back, producer Dennis Herring was struck by a nagging question about blues legend Buddy Guy. Why, record after record, was Guy chasing crossover success? He seemed to be toiling away, trying to push a brand of blues-rock fusion on folks who just weren't buying it.
Chart Beat Bonus

Chart Beat Bonus

"Chart Beat" columnist Fred Bronson discusses charts with readers. This week: Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard.
J. Lo Files Complaint Against Ex-Manager

J. Lo Files Complaint Against Ex-Manager

Jennifer Lopez has filed a petition with the California Labor Commissioner accusing her former manager Benny Medina and his Handprint Entertainment of violating the state's Talent Agency Act by procuring employment on her behalf, among other charges.

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