1. ZZ Top To Close Houston Arena

    October 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT ZZ Top will play the final concert at Houston's Compaq Center, formerly known as the Houston Summit. The Nov. 22 show will mark the band's 23rd appearance at the venue, longtime home to the Houston Ro ZZ Top will play the final concert at Houston's Compaq Center, formerly known…

  2. This Day in Music

    October 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Rhonda Vincent and the "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" soundtrack are big winners at the 12th annual International Bluegrass Music Assn. Awards. 2001 - Rhonda Vincent and the "O Brother, Where Art Thou?" soundtrack are big winners at the 12th annual…

  3. CHART BEAT BONUS

    October 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fred Bronson reports on the latest chart feats of Uncle Kracker and Dobie Gray, Santana, Burt Bacharach and Hal David, Lorrie Morgan, Hank Williams, Jr., Meat Loaf and more. THE BIG 'DRIFT' : Uncle Kracker and Dobie Gray continue to fend off all challengers, retaining pole position…

  4. This Day in Music

    September 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Singer/songwriter Tim Rose dies in London of complications from surgery for intestinal cancer. Rose, 62, sang with Cass Elliott in folk trio the Big Three. 2002 - Singer/songwriter Tim Rose dies in London of complications from surgery for intestinal cancer. Rose, 62,…

  5. Tunes On TV

    September 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 22-28, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 22 "Pyramid," Syndicated Featured Artists: Trace Adkins, the Go-Go's' Jane Wiedlin, Donny Osmond (host). "The Sharon Osbourne Show," Syndicated Featured…

  6. This Day in Music

    September 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Canadian rock group the Matthew Good Band is the big winner at the MuchMusic Video Awards, Canada's annual music video competition. The Vancouver, British Columbia-based group collects p 2000 - Canadian rock group the Matthew Good Band is the big winner at the…

  7. This Day in Music

    September 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>On the Grand Ole Opry, Jett Williams pays tribute to her late father, Hank Williams, who would have been 75 the day before. Daughter salutes father by performing "Your Cheatin' Heart," a 1998 - On the Grand Ole Opry, Jett Williams pays tribute to her…

  8. This Day in Music

    September 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Trisha Yearwood joins the Georgia Music Hall of Fame during ceremonies at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. A native of Monticello, Ga., Yearwood is inducted by Georgia Gov. 2000 - Trisha Yearwood joins the Georgia Music Hall of Fame during ceremonies at…

  9. Tunes On TV

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 15-21, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 15 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Simon & Garfunkel (also scheduled: Hugh Jackman, Naomi Campbell). "The Sharon Osbourne Show," Syndicated Featured…

  10. This Day in Music

    September 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Tenor saxophonist Paul Williams dies of cardiac arrest in New York. He is 87. Williams had a huge instrumental hit for Savoy Records in 1949 with "The Huckle-Buck," a honking rearrangeme 2002 - Tenor saxophonist Paul Williams dies of cardiac arrest in New…

  11. Ultra.Dance 04

    September 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Two of the most recognizable Two of the most recognizable dance brands have joined forces on "Ultra.Dance 04." DJ Louie DeVito is the craftsman behind the latest Ultra.Dance set, which is sure to sell even better than the past three editions. The two-disc affair boasts popular club…

  12. Various Cash CD, Video Projects Due

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Purely coincidentally and unrelated to his death today (Sept. 12), several Johnny Cash audio and video projects will be released in the coming weeks. Purely coincidentally and unrelated to his death today (Sept. 12), several Johnny Cash audio and video projects will be released in the coming…

  13. Artists, Industry React To Cash's Death

    September 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT As the news spread of Johnny Cash's death today (Sept. 12) at age 71, fellow artists and members of the music industry expressed deep sadness. As the news spread of Johnny Cash's death today (Sept. 12) at age 71, fellow artists and members of the music industry expressed deep…

  14. Beck Hitting The Studio With Dust Brothers

    September 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Beck will return to the recording studio this week to begin work on the follow-up to his 2002 DGC album "Sea Change." Joining him behind the boards will be the Dust Brothers, who produced the bulk of Beck will return to the recording studio this week to begin work on the follow-up…

  15. Court Frees Hank Williams' 'Lost Songs'

    September 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A Nashville court has freed for release 150 "lost songs" recorded by country legend Hank Williams. The catalog was ruled to be the exclusive property of the singer's heirs -- son Hank Williams Jr. and A Nashville court has freed for release 150 "lost songs" recorded…

  16. TOP ELECTRONIC ALBUMS

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/electronic.jsp 1. Louie DeVito Presents: Ultra.Dance 04 , Louie DeVito 2. Verve//Remixed2 , Various Artists 3. Give Up , The Postal Service 4. Emotional Technology , BT 5. Trance Party (Volume Three) , The Happy Boys Issue date: Sept 13, 2003 News …

  17. Trace Adkins Joining Grand Ole Opry

    August 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Trace Adkins will be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry cast this weekend, the first new member in two years. Adkins, 41, was hardly the picture of cool the first time he performed on the Grand Ole Opry Trace Adkins will be inducted into the Grand Ole Opry cast this weekend, the first new…

  18. This Day in Music

    August 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Foo Fighters cancel the remaining three dates of their U.K. and European tour after drummer Taylor Hawkins is hospitalized. Hawkins "apparently overindulged during festivities" following 2001 - Foo Fighters cancel the remaining three dates of their U.K. and…

  19. TOP ELECTRONIC ALBUMS

    August 19, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/electronic.jsp 1. Emotional Technology , BT 2. Give Up , The Postal Service 3. Lara Croft, Tomb Raider: The Cradle Of Life , Soundtrack 4. Louie DeVito's Dance Factory Level , Louie DeVito 5. Trance Party (Volume Three) , The Happy Boys Issue date: Aug. 23, 2003 News Lara…

  20. Tunes On TV

    August 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 4-10, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 4 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Junior Senior (also scheduled: Seann William Scott, Roseanne). "106 & Park," BET Featured Artists:…

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