1. Aerosmith Touring Europe For First Time Since '99

    February 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST Aerosmith will take a break from working on a new studio album to tour Europe this summer for the first time since 1999. The trek begins June 6 in Randers, Denmark, and will run through July 12 in Mos Aerosmith will take a break from working on a new studio album to tour Europe this summer…

  2. Two-Thirds Of The Jam Reuniting For Tour

    February 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and drummer Rick Buckler are reuniting for a tour, minus the group's most famous member, Paul Weller, under the moniker "From the Jam: Bruce Foxton and Rick Buckler." The The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and drummer Rick Buckler are reuniting for a tour…

  3. Underworld Catches A 'Break' With Soundtrack

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST V2 has set a Dec. 5 release date for the soundtrack to the Anthony Minghella film "Breaking & Entering," which was assembled by U.K. electronic duo and composer Gabriel Yared ("Cold Mountain," "Th V2 has set a Dec. 5 release date for the soundtrack to the Anthony…

  4. The Who / July 2, 2006 / London (Hyde Park)

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The rejuvenation of a classic rock titan can be as exhilarating as the discovery of a new one. Purists may say that the Who died when Keith Moon did, and question whether Paul McCartney and Ringo Star The rejuvenation of a classic rock titan can be as exhilarating as the discovery of a new…

  5. Billboard Bits: Diana Krall, Juvenile, The Who

    June 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on Diana Krall, Juvenile, The Who Diana Krall has christened her new album "From This Moment On" and will release it Sept. 19 via Verve. As previously reported , the album finds Krall backed by the Clayton/Hamilton Jazz Orchestra on eight of its 11 tracks, which include "…

  6. This Day in Music

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Lee Ann Womack sings the national anthem, and a massive fireworks display lights up the Nashville sky in opening ceremonies for Country Music Fan Fair 2001.<br clear="none"/><br clear="n 2005 - Chuck Brown, the "Godfather of Go-Go,"…

  7. Foos Go Acoustic For Summer Run

    May 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Although he won't reveal the details, Busta Rhymes says that his forthcoming album weaves in a snippet from the 2004 edition of the BET Awards. "You'll just have to listen to the record when it comes As anticipated , the Foo Fighters are going acoustic this summer with a string…

  8. Raconteurs Plot Summer North American Tour

    May 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT With their debut album having hit stores today (May 16), the Raconteurs have lined up a summer North American tour kicking off July 16 in Denver. The trek in support of the Third Man/V2 set "Broken Bo With their debut album having hit stores today (May 16), the Raconteurs have lined up a…

  9. Underworld Preps Downloads, 'Breaking' Soundtrack

    May 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Underworld will on June 5 release the third and final installment of its Riverrun download series, dubbed "I'm a Big Sister, and I'm a Girl, and I'm a Princess, and This Is My Horse." Underworld will on June 5 release the third and final installment of its Riverrun…

  10. Chili Peppers, Gnarls Barkley Lead U.K. Charts

    May 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a twin killing on the new British sales charts for Warner Bros., the Red Hot Chili Peppers scored their third U.K. No. 1 album yesterday (May 14) as "Stadium Arcadium" debuted at the peak, while Gn In a twin killing on the new British sales charts for Warner Bros., the Red Hot…

  11. Blind Faith's Live Debut Heads To DVD

    March 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Short-lived supergroup Blind Faith's live debut will be chronicled on the DVD "London Hyde Park 1969," due April 10 in Europe and the following month in North America via Sanctuary. Short-lived supergroup Blind Faith's live debut will be chronicled on the DVD "London…

  12. The Who, Waters Party With Hard Rock

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hard Rock International will launch its 35th anniversary celebration with the festival Hyde Park Calling, to be held July 1-2 in the London venue. Hard Rock International will launch its 35th anniversary celebration with the festival Hyde Park Calling, to be held July 1-2 in the London venue.…

  13. Future Floyd

    March 05, 2006 12:00 AM EST David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's unexpected reunion last July for the Live 8 concert at Hyde Park, but hardly inactive. The man described as "the guitar and the voice of Pink Floyd" David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's unexpected reunion…

  14. Update: Michael Says Drug Bust Was His 'Own Stupid Fault'

    February 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST George Michael admits that his weekend arrest on suspicion of possessing drugs had been his "own stupid fault, as usual." George Michael admits that his weekend arrest on suspicion of possessing drugs had been his "own stupid fault, as usual." The 42-year-old British…

  15. Gilmour Fine Without Floyd On New Album, Tour

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's unexpected reunion last July for the Live 8 concert at Hyde Park, but hardly inactive. The man described as "the guitar and the voice of Pink Floyd" David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's unexpected reunion…

  16. Q&A: David Gilmour

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's reunion last July for the Live 8 concert at Hyde Park; quiet but hardly inactive. David Gilmour has remained quiet since Pink Floyd's reunion last July for the Live 8 concert at Hyde Park; quiet but hardly inactive. The man…

  17. Underworld Cooking Up Downloads, Eno Collaboration

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Underworld is prepping the third installment in its recently launched Riverrun Project of downloads, which group member Karl Hyde tells Billboard.com "is probably a bit more chilled than the other two Veteran U.K. electronica act Underworld is prepping the third installment in its…

  18. Underworld Unleashing New Material Online

    November 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST "The idea is to give us the chance to stretch out into areas we have only been able to touch on with traditional album releases," the group said. Pioneering electronica/dance act Underworld has begun selling new music via its official online store . Dubbed the Riverrun Project, the…

  19. 50 Cent Film Billboards Yanked

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The distributor of rap star 50 Cent's upcoming film said yesterday (Oct. 27) it was taking down some movie billboards near Los Angeles-area schools after community leaders complained they glorify gang The distributor of rap star 50 Cent's upcoming film said yesterday (Oct. 27) it…

  20. BEETHOVEN: The Universal Composer

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Supreme talent facilitated Beethoven's staggering achievement, but it was his genius for transforming his peculiar torment into art that ensured masterpieces. Supreme talent facilitated Beethoven's staggering achievement, but it was his genius for transforming his peculiar torment…

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