Kravitz, Kimmel Take TV Tunes Online

Kravitz, Kimmel Take TV Tunes Online

Lenny Kravitz's appearance last night (Aug. 9) on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live" will inaugurate a new partnership between the show and the Sony Connect download service, whereby live performances from the show will be available for digital download hours later.
Oak Ridge Boy Suffers Heart Attack

Oak Ridge Boy Suffers Heart Attack

William Lee Golden of the Oak Ridge Boys is recovering from a mild heart attack, according to the group's publicist.
Rick James Funeral Set, Autopsy Inconclusive

Rick James Funeral Set, Autopsy Inconclusive

A public viewing for funk legend Rick James will be held tomorrow (Aug. 11) from 5 to 8 p.m. PT at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Los Angeles. A memorial service is set for 11 a.m. PT Thursday.
Westerberg Reels In Film Work

Westerberg Reels In Film Work

In the year between finishing his new album and its anticipated release next month, Paul Westerberg has shifted his focus to film. He has been working on songs for the Sony Pictures Animation project "Open Season," which he also expects to score.
Pearl Jam Eyeing Winter Studio Return

Pearl Jam Eyeing Winter Studio Return

After Pearl Jam reassembles in early October for its first live shows in nearly a year, the group will get busy on its eighth studio album. "I think they're planning on going back to the studio this winter," manager Kelly Curtis tells Billboard.com. As for a possible release date, he would only say, "When they're done, they give it to us and we go."
Audio Xtract, Jones Soda

Audio Xtract, Jones Soda

The Tangled Web, a weekly column featuring interesting music-related online destinations. This week: Audio Xtract and Jones Soda.
THE TANGLED WEB

THE TANGLED WEB

Destinations: Audio Xtract & Jones Soda
Donnas Get 'Behind' New Album

Donnas Get 'Behind' New Album

Rock quartet the Donnas will release their sophomore Atlantic album, "The Gold Medal," on Oct. 26, according to a label spokesperson.
HOT PRODUCT

HOT PRODUCT

Previewing new albums from Alter Bridge, Richard Marx and tributes to Bob Dylan and Johnny Paycheck.
'Word Up': Korn Preps 'Hits,' Covers

'Word Up': Korn Preps 'Hits,' Covers

Amidst its first career-spanning survey, hard rock act Korn plans to include two choice cover songs. A version of Cameo's 1986 top 10 hit "Word Up" will serve as the first single from "Greatest Hits Vol. 1," due Oct. 19 via Immortal/Epic. The 19-track disc will also boast a cover of Pink Floyd's "Another Brick in the Wall, Parts 1, 2, 3."

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