1. Hot Product

    February 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Alanis Morissette, Kylie Minogue, Cher, Neil Finn, and more. 'Swept' Away After years of collaboration and working under the guidance of others, Alanis Morissette has taken full control of her creative destiny on her third Maverick opus, "Under Rug…

  2. Lo Fi Allstars Feel 'Love' For Collaborators

    February 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST U.K. rock act Lo Fidelity Allstars has set a March 5 North American release date for "Don't Be Afraid of Love" the sequel to its 1999 Columbia debut album "How To Operate With a Blown Mind." That albu U.K. rock act Lo Fidelity Allstars has set a March 5 North American…

  3. Matthews, Cash Duet Leads 'We Were Soldiers'

    February 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews and Johnny Cash have teamed to record the song "For You," which will see the light of day Feb. 26 on Sony's "We Were Soldiers" soundtrack. The album also includes new songs from Train (" Dave Matthews and Johnny Cash have teamed to record the song …

  4. Demonic Electronic

    February 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST The next time you find yourself thinking that Limp Bizkit or Marilyn Manson are the hardest-edged rockers in circulation, reach for Bile. The next time you find yourself thinking that Limp Bizkit or Marilyn Manson are the hardest-edged rockers in circulation, reach for Bile. These lads are…

  5. Louise Goffin Marks Growth With Solo Set

    January 24, 2002 12:00 AM EST Louise Goffin likens the feeling of making her solo album, "Sometimes a Circle" (due Feb. 26 via DreamWorks), to a person who has worn tight clothes his or her entire life, and then suddenly puts on s Louise Goffin likens the feeling of making her solo album, "Sometimes a…

  6. Hot Product

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Nine Inch Nails, Nitin Sawhney, KRS-One, Elbow, and more. 'All That' Jazz Nine Inch Nails' concert CD/DVD/VHS "And All That Could Have Been" (Nothing) documents the tour in support of 1999's chart-topping "The Fragile."…

  7. Bad Religion Planning North American Tour

    January 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran punk act Bad Religion is lining up a North American tour in support of its upcoming Epitaph album "The Process of Belief," due out Jan. 22. Before setting out with Hot Water Music and Less Tha Veteran punk act Bad Religion is lining up a North American tour in support of its…

  8. New Album Shows KRS-One Is 'Spiritually Minded'

    January 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Hip-hop philosopher KRS-One (real name: Kris Parker) will release "Spiritually Minded," his fifth studio album, Jan. 22 via Front Page/In The Paint/Koch. Helping to give the the former Boogie Down Pro Hip-hop philosopher KRS-One (real name: Kris Parker) will release "…

  9. Billboard Bits: Michael Jackson, Frampton, John Parish

    December 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Michael Jackson, Peter Frampton, John Parish CBS has scheduled a rebroadcast of its highly rated "Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration" special on Jan. 9 at 9 p.m. The concert is set to run against the broadcast of the American Music Awards on ABC, on which Jackson…

  10. All in Your Head

    December 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Midwestern alt-country rockers Hadacol surface with their first release for Missouri indie Slewfoot, and it's a focused, confident effort showcasing insightful, often dark lyrics, robust instrumentati Midwestern alt-country rockers Hadacol surface with their first release for Missouri…

  11. Report Critical Of Bizkit In Big Day Out Death

    November 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit, and particularly singer Fred Durst, came under fire this week on the first day of the inquest into the death of 16-year-old Jessica Michalik, who was crushed in a crowd surge at the Sydne Limp Bizkit, and particularly singer Fred Durst, came under fire this week on the first day…

  12. Frampton Plans Cincinnati Benefit Concert

    November 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Classic rock artist Peter Frampton has organized a Dec. 9 concert at Cincinnati's Taft Theatre to benefit Clear Channel Entertainment's Relief Fund. Other acts on the bill include Blessid Union of Sou Classic rock artist Peter Frampton has organized a Dec. 9 concert at Cincinnati&…

  13. Borland Regroups In Eat The Day

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Former Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has christened his new band Eat The Day, also the name of a preset effect on one of his keyboards. The band's lineup -- Borland, his brother Scott on guitar, K Former Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland has christened his new band Eat The Day, also…

  14. Billboard Bits: Gil Scott-Heron, Nine Inch Nails, & more

    October 31, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Gil Scott-Heron, Nine Inch Nails, Boyz II Men, Greg Dulli, Lo Fidelity Allstars Musician/poet Gil Scott-Heron was sentenced to one to three years in state prison Monday (Oct. 29) in a New York court, after he failed to appear at an Oct. 1 hearing regarding the mandatory drug…

  15. Dre's Censorship Lawsuits Settled

    October 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The lawsuits rapper/producer Dr. Dre (real name: Andre Young) filed against the cities of Detroit and Auburn Hills, Mich., have been settled, his attorney said today (Oct. 24). Young filed the lawsuit The lawsuits rapper/producer Dr. Dre (real name: Andre Young) filed against the cities of…

  16. Billboard Bits: Shania Twain, 'Volunteers,' Lil' Troy

    October 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Stories on Shania Twain, the 'Volunteers for America' benefit concerts, and rapper Lil' Troy. Shania Twain has readied two MCA home video releases for next month. The first, "The Platinum Collection DVD," is due Nov. 6 and features 21 music videos in chronological…

  17. Vocal Hall Inducts 14 Acts

    October 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Fourteen vocal harmony groups, including the Bee Gees, the Chordettes, Smokey Robinson and the Miracles, Gladys Knight and the Pips, the Lennon Sisters, the Four Freshmen, the Lettermen, and the Vogue Fourteen vocal harmony groups, including the Bee Gees, the Chordettes, Smokey Robinson and…

  18. Steven Curtis Chapman Makes 'Declaration'

    October 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Just when Steven Curtis Chapman thought the roller coaster of life couldn't take him on any new twists or turns, it did. "The last year or two of my life has had even higher hills and much lower drops Just when Steven Curtis Chapman thought the roller coaster of life couldn't…

  19. Worship

    September 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Recorded live this summer at Carpenter's Home Church in Lakeland, Fla., Worship is one of the year's most highly anticipated albums in the Christian market. Recorded live this summer at Carpenter's Home Church in Lakeland, Fla., Worship is one of the year's most highly…

  20. Still Rock'n'Roll To Billy Joel?

    September 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Billy Joel hesitates to describe his first post-pop recording, "Fantasies & Delusions: Music for Solo Piano" (due Oct. 2 from Columbia/Sony Classical), as a traditional classical music effort. Whi Billy Joel hesitates to describe his first post-pop recording, "Fantasies …

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