1. Massive Attack Seeking Clarity On New Material

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT British trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack are hard at work on their fifth album. It has a title, "Weather Underground," but don't ask any of the band members what it actually sounds like. British trip-hop pioneers Massive Attack are hard at work on their fifth album. It has a…

  2. Massive Attack Embarking On Fall Tour

    July 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Massive Attack will embark on its first wide-scale North American tour since 1998 with a previously announced Sept. 10 appearance at Toronto's inaugural V Festival. The three-week trek will wrap with Massive Attack will embark on its first wide-scale North American tour since 1998 with a…

  3. Massive Attack Plots Best-Of, New Album, Tour

    February 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST While it progresses on its fifth studio album, influential British rock act Massive Attack has set an April 4 release for the retrospective "Collected." While it progresses on its fifth studio album, influential British rock act Massive Attack has set an April 4 release for the…

  4. Dead Can Dance / Oct. 12, 2005 / Chicago (Auditorium Theatre)

    October 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dead Can Dance wasn't terribly shy about why they disbanded back in 1999: the ol' creative differences, with visionaries Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry not quite seeing eye to eye. Dead Can Dance wasn't terribly shy about why they disbanded back in 1999: the ol' creative…

  5. Billboard Bits: Cocteau Twins, Daltrey & More

    March 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Stories on the Cocteau Twins, Roger Daltrey, Stereophonics and the Telluride Bluegrass Festival. The Cocteau Twins have pulled out of their previously announced April 30 performance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif. According to a spokesperson, group member…

  6. Treasure

    June 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Cocteau Twins' ground-breaking catalog is revisited with a long-overdue, remastered reissue series. The Cocteau Twins' ground-breaking catalog is revisited with a long-overdue, remastered reissue series. Released in 1984, third album Treasure marked a sonic turning point. It was…

  7. Guests Abound On Composer Armstrong's Second Solo Set

    February 13, 2002 12:00 AM EST Film composer Craig Armstrong will release his second solo album, "As If To Nothing," April 16 via the Astralwerks-distributed Melankolic label. The set features an impressive group of collaborators, Film composer Craig Armstrong will release his second solo album, "As If To…

  8. Epic Preps 'The Classic Chillout'

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Tracks from a diverse roster of artists, including Moby, Dido, Sade, Charlotte Church, the late Eva Cassidy, and Maxwell, will be found on "The Classic Chillout Album," due March 26 from Epic. The col Tracks from a diverse roster of artists, including Moby, Dido, Sade, Charlotte…

  9. Morning Glory: The Tim Buckley Anthology

    April 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The most promising of a crop of mid-'60s Californian singer/songwriters, Tim Buckley was blessed with a multi-octave vocal range and a rare poetic sensibility. The most promising of a crop of mid-'60s Californian singer/songwriters, Tim Buckley was blessed with a multi-octave vocal…