1. Led Zeppelin Triumphs At London Reunion Show

    December 11, 2007 12:00 AM EST Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of the greatest bands of all time was back in front of its adoring public, if only for two-plus hours. Led Zeppelin's 16-song set at London's O2 Arena came as part Last night (Dec. 10) in London, one of the greatest bands of all time was back in…

  2. Bauhaus Bowing Out With New Album

    December 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST The good news for Bauhaus fans: the group is eyeing a March 4 release for "Going Away White," its first studio album since 1983. The bad news: there will be no further activity from the legendary goth The good news for Bauhaus fans: the group is eyeing a March 4 release for "…

  3. Sarzo Remembers Quiet Riot's DuBrow

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Rudy Sarzo and Kevin DuBrow's musical relationship stretched across four decades in Quiet Riot. Rudy Sarzo and Kevin DuBrow's musical relationship stretched across four decades in Quiet Riot. With the news of DuBrow's passing still only a few days old, Sarzo offered some…

  4. Quiet Riot Singer Kevin DuBrow Dies At 52

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Longtime Quiet Riot singer Kevin DuBrow was reportedly found dead at his Las Vegas home yesterday (Nov. 25). The cause of death is currently uncertain. He was 52. Longtime Quiet Riot singer Kevin DuBrow was reportedly found dead at his Las Vegas home yesterday (Nov. 25). The cause of death is…

  5. Exclusive: Jesus & Mary Chain Readying New Album

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST After a high-profile reunion performance at the 2007 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., influential modern rock outfit the Jesus & Mary Chain is at work on its first new Forget mediation, forget rehab. Apparently, bands whose members haven't spoken to each…

  6. Update: Extreme Reuniting For 2008 Album, Tour

    November 26, 2007 12:00 AM EST Boston-based rock outfit Extreme is reuniting for its first studio album in 13 years and world tour in 2008, Billboard has learned. The group, best known for the 1991 No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hit "More Boston-based rock outfit Extreme is reuniting for its first studio album in 13 years…

  7. Exclusive: My Bloody Valentine Plans Digital Future

    November 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST Legendary alternative act My Bloody Valentine plans to "do a Radiohead" when the Anglo-Irish quartet finally releases the follow-up to 1991's classic "Loveless," Billboard can reveal. "The plan is tha Legendary alternative act My Bloody Valentine plans to "…

  8. The Police Win Big At Billboard Touring Awards

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Police reunion tour was the big winner at the fourth annual Billboard Touring Awards, held tonight (Nov. 15) at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York. The global trek by the Police, produced by TNA Inte The Police reunion tour was the big winner at the fourth annual Billboard Touring Awards,…

  9. My Bloody Valentine Reveals Reunion Shows

    November 15, 2007 12:00 AM EST Quickly on the heels of official confirmation that My Bloody Valentine has returned to activity after a decade-plus hiatus, the reunited group has revealed its first live dates. Quickly on the heels of official confirmation that My Bloody Valentine has returned to activity after a decade-plus…

  10. Judge Raps Spears Over Drug Screenings

    November 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST Britney Spears must provide a single, working telephone number to be called in for drug testing, a court commissioner ruled today (Nov. 8) after her ex-husband's attorney said she has repeatedly faile Britney Spears must provide a single, working telephone number to be called in for drug…

  11. Shields Confirms My Bloody Valentine Reunion

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST My Bloody Valentine is indeed back together and plans to release new music in the near future. Ending months of speculation , My Bloody Valentine is indeed back together and plans to release new music in the near future. The revered British rock act's frontman, Kevin Shields, confirmed…

  12. Stars Of Track And Field Writing For New Album

    November 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Wind-Up rock act Stars Of Track And Field is demoing material for its next studio album, which is due in late spring or early summer 2008. Wind-Up rock act Stars Of Track And Field is demoing material for its next studio album, which is due in late spring or early summer 2008. Guitarist…

  13. Finalists Unveiled For 2007 Billboard Touring Awards

    October 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Police, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Kenny Chesney, and Genesis are among the finalists for the 2007 Billboard Touring Awards. The Police, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Kenny Chesney, and Genesis are among the finalists for the 2007 Billboard Touring Awards. The awards,…

  14. The Boys Are Back In Town

    October 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After an extended break and the loss of original member Kevin Richardson, the Backstreet Boys return this week "Unbreakable," their latest studio album for Jive Records. After an extended break and the loss of original member Kevin Richardson, the Backstreet Boys return this week …

  15. Ask Billboard

    October 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith answers readers' questions on Deborah Harry, Spice Girls and Mariah Carey. ABSENCE OF 'EVIL' I read on a message board that "Necessary Evil," Deborah Harry's new album, didn't chart on The Billboard 200. Is that accurate? I figured she would have a…

  16. Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings

    October 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sharon Jones often hears people remark that "nobody makes good soul music anymore." She's got a message for those people: "We do." Sharon Jones often hears people remark that "nobody makes good soul music anymore." She's got a message for those people: …

  17. This Day in Music

    October 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - A man identifying himself as Kid Rock's personal assistant is charged with felony and misdemeanor drug possession after a traffic stop on Rock's tour bus on the Florida Turnpike. Officers find 2002 - A man identifying himself as Kid Rock's personal assistant is charged…

  18. Of Montreal / Oct. 13, 2007 / New York (Roseland Ballroom)

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT When Of Montreal frontman Kevin Barnes stepped on stage at New York's Roseland Ballroom on Saturday night (Oct. 13), he was genuinely surprised and pleased to be greeted by the frenetic, sold-out crow When Of Montreal frontman Kevin Barnes stepped on stage at New York's Roseland…

  19. Live Earth Heading To CD/DVD In November

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT July's worldwide Live Earth concerts will be encapsulated as a 1-CD/2-DVD package due Nov. 20 via Warner Bros. July's worldwide Live Earth concerts will be encapsulated as a 1-CD/2-DVD package due Nov. 20 via Warner Bros. "Live Earth: The Concerts for a Climate in Crisis"…

  20. 'More' Scores For Britney On Digital, Hot 100 Charts

    October 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In the midst of another trying week in Britney Spears' personal life, she receives some positive professional news as "Gimme More" opens at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot Digital Songs with 179,000 download In the midst of another trying week in Britney Spears' personal…

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