1. Genesis Dips Into Back Catalog For Live CD

    October 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Genesis takes a trip down memory lane on "Live Over Europe," which chronicles the first portion of the band's reunion tour. Genesis takes a trip down memory lane on "Live Over Europe," which chronicles the first portion of the band's reunion tour. Due Nov. 20 via…

  2. Genesis / Sept. 25, 2007 / New York (Madison Square Garden)

    September 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT No, it wasn't the reunion including Peter Gabriel and Steve Hackett that fans have long dreamed about, but Tuesday's New York show featuring the most commercially successful incarnation of Genesis doe No, it wasn't the reunion including Peter Gabriel and Steve Hackett that fans…

  3. Projekt Revolution Bands Promise Pyro, All The Hits

    June 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The headliners of this year's Projekt Revolution tour are anticipating a particularly hard-rocking run when they hit the road July 25 in Auburn, Wash. "We're all rock bands; we want to put on cool lig The headliners of this year's Projekt Revolution tour are anticipating a…

  4. This Day in Music

    June 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Ray Charles dies at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home from complications relating to liver disease. He is 73. The R&B legend is surrounded by family and friends at the time of his death, acco 2004 - Ray Charles dies at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home from complications relating to…

  5. This Day in Music

    May 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers in the '60s and '70s, dies in London of cancer. He is 64. Most produced such hits as the Animals' "House of the Rising Sun" and "We Gotta Get Out of T 2003 - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers in the '…

  6. 'Midnight' Special

    May 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park's new midtempo rocker "What I've Done" may sound familiar, as it boasts the empassioned singing and thick wall of guitars that marked the group's past hits. But an awful lot has changed si Linkin Park's new midtempo rocker "What I've Done…

  7. Willie Nelson Spared Jail In Pot Bust

    April 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Willie Nelson and his tour manager were spared jail time yesterday (April 24) after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor count of marijuana possession in St. Martinville, La. Nelson and tour manager David Willie Nelson and his tour manager were spared jail time yesterday (April 24) after pleading…

  8. Linkin Park's 'Midnight' Special

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park's new midtempo rocker "What I've Done" may sound familiar when you hear it blaring from radios. The track, which hit multiple rock formats April 2, boasts the empassioned singing and thick Linkin Park's new midtempo rocker "What I've Done"…

  9. Genesis Bringing Reunion Tour To North America

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST As expected, the reunited Genesis will visit North America on a fall tour that begins Sept. 7 in Toronto, the group announced this morning (March 7) at a media event in New York. So far, 13 dates have As expected , the reunited Genesis will visit North America on a fall tour that begins Sept.…

  10. New Young Buck Album Penciled In For March

    February 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Originally due in late November, rapper Young Buck's sophomore album, "Buck the World," is back on track for a March 20 release via G-Unit/Interscope. Originally due in late November, rapper Young Buck's sophomore album, "Buck the World," is back on track for a…

  11. This Day in Music

    December 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1998 - </b>Garth Brooks is named country artist of the year at the 1998 Billboard Music Awards.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Actor William Shatner's infamous 1968 album "The Transformed Man," which finds the venerable…

  12. Genesis Revs Back Up With Collins For Stadium Tour

    November 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST As expected, the classic trio line-up of Genesis will play 20 European stadium dates next summer, with a U.S. tour due to be announced shortly. The reformed line-up of Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford an As expected , the classic trio line-up of Genesis will play 20 European stadium dates next…

  13. Newsom Follows Orchestral Muse Underwater On 'Ys'

    September 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT "The things I wanted to write about, the ideas I was interested in, demanded longer songs," Newsom tells Billboard.com. Indie chanteuse Joanna Newsom went to the depths of the ocean for her sophomore set, " Ys ," due Nov. 14 via Drag City. The effort, which surrounds her…

  14. Linkin Park Hits iTunes, New Album Not Quite Ready

    August 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Linkin Park, one of the few major acts that had yet to make its music available via Apple's iTunes Music Store, has changed course and pacted with the service. Three of the group's albums are availabl Linkin Park, one of the few major acts that had yet to make its music available…

  15. This Day in Music

    June 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Country singer John Berry finds himself in high cotton at President and Mrs. George Bush's "Milestones and Miracles" birthday celebration in Houston. Berry, Larry Gatlin and Michael W. S 2004 - Ray Charles dies at his Beverly Hills, Calif., home from…

  16. This Day in Music

    May 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Tex Beneke, who took over the Glenn Miller Orchestra after the bandleader's death during World War II, dies at his home in Santa Ana. He is 86.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2003 - Mickie Most, one of the top U.K. producers…

  17. 'Yesterday' At The Grammys

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Jay-Z, Paul McCartney and Chester Bennington collaborate at the Grammys. Musicians Jay-Z, left, Paul McCartney, center, and Chester Bennington, of Linkin Park, perform Feb. 8 at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. Jay-Z and Linkin Park won best best rap/sung collaboration while the…

  18. Billboard Goes Backstage At The Grammys

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Billboard staffers check in with top winners U2, Kanye West, John Legend and more backstage at the 48th annual Grammy Awards, held last night (Feb. 8) at the Staples Center in Los angeles. Notes from backstage at last night's (Feb. 8) 48th annual Grammy Awards ceremony at the Staples…

  19. Ailing Les Paul Misses Grammys, Tribute Concert

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Electric guitar innovator Les Paul won two Grammy Awards last night (Feb. 8) for an all-star album marking his 90th birthday, but he was unable to pick them up in person because he is hospitalized in Electric guitar innovator Les Paul won two Grammy Awards last night (Feb. 8) for an all-star…

  20. New Pantheon Awards Rescheduled For March

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST Originally scheduled to be handed out at a Feb. 6 ceremony in Los Angeles, the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been bumped to an as-yet-undetermined date in March. Originally scheduled to be handed out at a Feb. 6 ceremony in Los Angeles, the inaugural New Pantheon Awards have been bumped…

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