Protesters Destroy Dixie Chicks CDs

Protesters Destroy Dixie Chicks CDs

Using a 33,000-pound tractor to obliterate compact discs and other items, a few hundred protesters in Bossier City, La., referring to themselves as backers of U.S. President George Bush and Barksdale Air Force Base, lashed back at Natalie Maines, lead singer of the Texas-based country act the Dixie Chicks, over a recent comment.
Radiohead Takes It To The Clubs

Radiohead Takes It To The Clubs

Radiohead will preview material from its upcoming sixth Capitol studio album with a series of May shows at small U.K. venues. So far, seven shows have been confirmed, beginning May 17 in Dublin and wrapping May 25 at London's Shepherds Bush Empire.
System Of A Down Goes 'Boom' With Moore

System Of A Down Goes 'Boom' With Moore

The video to support System Of A Down's latest single, "Boom!," has been directed by guerrilla filmmaker Michael Moore ("Roger & Me," "Bowling for Columbine"). The clip serves as a statement from the band against an impending U.S.-led war against Iraq.
New Lovett Album Due In September

New Lovett Album Due In September

Revered singer/songwriter Lyle Lovett will have a new MCA studio album out in September. Speaking yesterday (March 15) with Texas Monthly editor Evan Smith during a panel at the South By Southwest (SXSW) music conference in Austin, Texas, Lovett indicated that he and his band have finished recording the bulk of the as-yet-untitled set, with only some overdubs and the mixing process still ahead.
This Day in Music

This Day in Music

2002 - Liza Minnelli takes her fourth trip down the aisle when she marries her producer boyfriend David Gest.
Midnight Lounge

Midnight Lounge

Seemingly more than artists of any other era, performers who came into prominence during the '80s are having a difficult time finding credible footing in the current musical landscape.
Smile

Smile

During the course of a career that long ago transcended the country format, Lyle Lovett has built quite a canon of material within the film industry.
Yakar

Yakar

Singer/songwriter/percussionist Idrissa Diop is a native of Senegal who has resided in France for many years.
Never Trust a Hippy

Never Trust a Hippy

Adrian Sherwood's list of producer/mix credits is a mile long and includes such acts as Nine Inch Nails, Dub Syndicate, Asian Dub Foundation, and Blur.

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