1. Six Questions: The Jonas Brothers

    June 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Jonas Brothers took time off from making little girls' hearts pitter-patter to chat with Billboard about touring in Europe, the film "Camp Rock," their new album titled "A Little Bit Longer," and "Look at him!" shrieks the 11-year-old girl in the…

  2. Robert Plant and Alison Krauss / June 10, 2008 / New York (WaMu Theatre at Madison Square Garden)

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT If you've never seen someone headbang to a mandolin, go see Robert Plant and Alison Krauss. The pair have successfully married their sounds in a way that not only casts Plant's old work in a new light If you've never seen someone headbang to a mandolin, go see Robert Plant and…

  3. This Day in Music

    June 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Billy Preston, the exuberant keyboardist who landed dream gigs with the Beatles and the Rolling Stones and enjoyed his own series of hit singles, including "Outta Space" and "Nothing From Nothi 2006 - Billy Preston, the exuberant keyboardist who landed dream gigs with…

  4. No Age

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In many ways, the L.A.-based No Age has a fitting name. In many ways, the L.A.-based No Age has a fitting name. The guitar/drums duo has a practically indeterminate sound on its debut full-length "Nouns," crossing genres and evoking varying eras in rock's history almost from…

  5. I Declare

    June 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT As its title suggests, Ashanti's new "The Declaration" is in many ways about womanhood and empowerment, which led the Long Island, N.Y., native to work with new producers. As its title suggests, Ashanti's new "The Declaration" is in many ways about womanhood and…

  6. This Day in Music

    June 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Spanish singer Rocio Jurado dies at her Madrid home after a two-year fight against cancer of the pancreas. She is 61. 2006 - Spanish singer Rocio Jurado dies at her Madrid home after a two-year fight against cancer of the pancreas. She is 61. 2004 - U2 frontman Bono tries to persuade…

  7. Chris Cagle Arrested For Domestic Assault

    May 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Country music singer Chris Cagle has been arrested for domestic assault in Nashville after police said he and his girlfriend got into a drunken fight. Country music singer Chris Cagle has been arrested for domestic assault in Nashville after police said he and his girlfriend got into a…

  8. Jonas Brothers Ready To 'Burn' Up The Charts

    May 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Jonas Brothers have selected "Burnin' Up" as the first single from their next album, "A Little Bit Longer," due Aug. 12 via Hollywood. The track will be augmented with an "action-packed James Bond The Jonas Brothers have selected "Burnin' Up"…

  9. This Day in Music

    May 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Toby Keith is the big winner at the 39th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, taking home four honors, including entertainer of the year and male vocalist. Keith picks up album of the year f 2004 - Toby Keith is the big winner at the 39th annual Academy of Country Music Awards,…

  10. Type O Negative, Hatebreed, 3 Inches of Blood / May 16, 2008 / Providence, R.I. (Lupo's)

    May 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT No matter how much the promoters implored patrons to "drink responsibly," the 2008 Jagermeister Music Tour kicked off in Providence with a few inebriated guests being escorted out by the local constab No matter how much the promoters implored patrons to "drink responsibly,"…

  11. Bow Wow Turns Focus To Acting

    May 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Actor-rapper Shad Moss, aka Bow Wow, is focusing on acting full time. Moss has joined the upcoming fifth season of HBO's "Entourage" in a recurring role, playing Charlie, a new stand-up comic client o Actor-rapper Shad Moss, aka Bow Wow, is focusing on acting full time. Moss…

  12. Jonas Bros. Movie Gets Three-Pronged Debut

    May 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Disney Channel's made-for-TV movie "Camp Rock" starring the Jonas Brothers will get a multi-platform release the weekend of June 20 on three channels: the Disney Channel, ABC, and ABC Family. The Disney Channel's made-for-TV movie "Camp Rock" will get a multi…

  13. DMX Arrested For Speeding, Reckless Driving

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT DMX was arrested after speed-enforcement cameras captured him in his bright yellow 1966 Chevrolet going 114 mph on a suburban Phoenix freeway. DMX was arrested after speed-enforcement cameras captured him in his bright yellow 1966 Chevrolet going 114 mph on a suburban Phoenix freeway. The…

  14. Jonas Brothers To Star In 3-D Concert Film

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Following in the steps of fellow Disney teen icon Miley Cyrus, the Jonas Brothers will get their own 3-D concert film in theaters in 2009. Following in the steps of fellow Disney teen icon Miley Cyrus, the Jonas Brothers will get their own 3-D concert film in theaters in 2009. The film will…

  15. K-Fed Lawyer: Spears' Expanded Visits Recognize 'Progress'

    May 06, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Britney Spears will have expanded visits with her sons following a child-custody hearing that went off without a hitch Tuesday, capping a three-month period of relative calm and stability for the trou Britney Spears will have expanded visits with her sons following a child-custody hearing…

  16. Metallica, The Offspring Lead Weenie Roast Lineup

    May 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Metallica, the Offspring, the Raconteurs, Rise Against, Bad Religion, Pennywise and the Bravey are among the acts confirmed for KROQ-Los Angeles' Weenie Roast, to be held May 17 at the Verizon Wireles Metallica, the Offspring, the Raconteurs, Rise Against, Bad Religion, Pennywise and the…

  17. Billboard Bits: Trey Anastasio, Foxy Brown, Jay Brannan, Brendan Canning

    May 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Trey Anastasio releases live album; Foxy Brown felony assault trial postponed; Jay Brannan releases debut album; Brendan Canning releases solo disc Ex-Phish frontman Trey Anastasio will release “Original Boardwalk Style” -- a live album recorded with an iteration of his solo band dubbed the…

  18. Candlebox To Release First Album In 10 Years

    May 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Reunited '90s alt-rock act Candlebox will release its first album in 10 years, "Into the Sun," on July 22 via Silent Majority/ILG records. Reunited '90s alt-rock act Candlebox will release its first album in 10 years, "Into the Sun," on July 22 via Silent…

  19. Tantric took four years -- and practically a

    May 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Tantric took four years -- and practically a complete lineup change -- before re-entering the music game with "The End Is Here," and the remarkable disc is worth every moment of the hiatus Tantric took four years -- and practically a complete lineup change -- before re-entering the…

  20. Label: Winehouse's 'Bond' Theme 'Speculation'

    April 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Amy Winehouse might well be working on the theme song to the next installment of the James Bond series, but her record company is downplaying the move. Amy Winehouse might well be working on the theme song to the next installment of the James Bond series, but her record company is downplaying…

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