1. Billboard Bits: Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Earlimart

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A vintage live rendition of Stevie Wonder's "You Are the Sunshine of My Life" featuring Ella Fitzgerald has been added to the track list for the Fitzgerald tribute album "We All Love Ella: Celebratin A vintage live rendition of Stevie Wonder's "You Are the…

  2. New Film Goes Behind The Scenes With Rob Thomas

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent filmmaker Gillian Grisman follow his move from lead singer and primary songwriter of matchbox twenty to a solo artist, it was simply meant to be a keep When Rob Thomas first agreed to have independent filmmaker Gillian Grisman follow his move…

  3. Chris Cornell / April 14, 2007 / Toronto (Phoenix Concert Theatre)

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With the demise of Audioslave, Chris Cornell is once again going the solo route. The former Soundgarden lead singer has decided to simplify things on this current tour, opting for smaller venues as a With the demise of Audioslave, Chris Cornell is once again going the solo route. The former…

  4. 18OnTV

    April 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 30 - May 6, 2007. MONDAY, APRIL 30 "Stereophonics: Language. Sex. Violence. Other?," STARZ! Cinema Featured Artist(s): Stereophonics. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist(s): Kirsten Dunst, Rob Magnotti, Dinosaur Jr.…

  5. Lifehouse Returns To Rock On 'Who We Are'

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Lifehouse lightens up -- and rocks out -- on its fourth album, "Who We Are," which will arrive June 26 via Geffen. "I wanted to get back to our roots and make a rock record again," group leader Jason Lifehouse lightens up -- and rocks out -- on its fourth album, "Who…

  6. Billboard Bits: Bad Brains, ACM Awards, In The City & More

    April 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bad Brains have set a June 26 release date for their comeback album, "Build a Nation." The Megaforce set reunites original members H.R., Dr. Know, Daryl Jenifer and Earl Hudson for the first time in m Bad Brains have set a June 26 release date for their comeback album, "Build a…

  7. Billboard Bits: Sebadoh, Jason Isbell, Avril Lavigne

    April 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sebadoh's 1989 debut, "The Freed Man," will appear on CD for the first time in a new edition due July 10 via Domino. The album has been expanded into a 52-track extravaganza, including scores of previ Sebadoh's 1989 debut, "The Freed Man," will appear on CD for…

  8. Suspect Named In Jam Master Jay Murder

    April 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Federal prosecutors have alleged that a low-level career bandit may hold the key to one of the more high-profile mysteries of the hip-hop world: Who killed rap pioneer Jam Master Jay of Run-D.M.C.? Federal prosecutors have alleged that a low-level career bandit may hold the key to one of the…

  9. 'Class' In Session On New Sum 41 Album

    April 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sum 41's fourth album, "Underclass Hero," has been set for a July 24 release via Island. The title track will serve as the first single and will be serviced May 15 to U.S. rock radio outlets. Sum 41's fourth album, "Underclass Hero," has been set for a July 24…

  10. Snow Patrol / March 31, 2007 / Toronto (Ricoh Coliseum)

    April 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With nearly a year under its belts touring behind their "Eyes Open" album, Snow Patrol couldn't be entirely faulted if it delivered a rather routine, punch-the-clock show in Toronto. Fortunately for t With nearly a year under its belts touring behind their "Eyes Open"…

  11. 14onTV

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for April 2 - April 8, 2007. MONDAY, April 2 Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Beyoncé, Kevin Spacey. "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," SYN Featured Artist(s): Lynyrd Skynyrd, Blue Man Group, Joey Fatone. "B'Day - Upgrade," BET Featured Artist(s…

  12. Hellyeah Helps Pantera's Paul Face The Music

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It took some doing to get Vinnie Paul into a band again. It took some doing to get Vinnie Paul into a band again. Nothingface bassist Jerry Montano approached the former Pantera and Damageplan drummer to be part of the all-star outfit Hellyeah several times before Paul -- still mourning the…

  13. Snow Patrol, Flaming Lips Ensnared For 'Spider-Man 3'

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Snow Patrol, the Flaming Lips, the Killers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Jet are among the acts contributing tracks to the "Spider-Man 3" soundtrack, due May 1 via Record Collection. Snow Patrol's "Signal Snow Patrol, the Flaming Lips, the Killers, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Jet…

  14. Tegan & Sara Weigh Pros And 'Cons' On New CD

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Canadian sibling duo Tegan & Sara have completed work on their third album, "The Con," due July 24 via Vapor/Sanctuary Records. Canadian sibling duo Tegan & Sara have completed work on their third album, "The Con," due July 24 via Vapor/Sanctuary Records. As…

  15. Billboard Bits: Smashing Pumpkins, Art Brut, CMT Awards

    March 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The reunited Smashing Pumpkins will play their first show in six-and-a-half years May 22 at the Grand Rex Theatre in Paris. European festival appearances will follow through mid-June; the group's firs The reunited Smashing Pumpkins will play their first show in six-and-a-half years May…

  16. Streisand Live Album Chronicles Hit Tour

    March 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Barbra Streisand's hit fall tour will be chronicled on the appropriately named album "Live in Concert 2006," due May 8 via Columbia. The double-disc, 23-track collection was recorded on the tour's Oct Barbra Streisand's hit fall tour will be chronicled on the…

  17. Osborne Shifts To Time Life For New Album

    March 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT "It's an interesting time to be in the music industry," Joan Osborne tells Billboard. "The old models are falling away. As an artist, you must be on the lookout for different opportunities." "It's an interesting time to be in the music industry," Joan…

  18. Smashing Pumpkins, Killers Anchoring Virgin Festival

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Smashing Pumpkins have confirmed their first North American appearance of 2007 at Toronto's Virgin Festival, set for Sept. 8-9 on Toronto Island. The band will headline the second evening while Bj The Smashing Pumpkins have confirmed their first North American appearance of 2007 at…

  19. Ask Billboard

    March 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Answers to readers' questions about JoJo, Keane and Madonna. END OF THE 'ROAD?' My question is about JoJo and her album "The High Road." After the hit of "Too Little Too Late," JoJo released (the single) "How To Touch a Girl," but it flopped and…

  20. Billboard Bits: Run DMC, Yoko Ono, Can

    March 02, 2007 12:00 AM EST Run DMC's Jam Master Jay may be gone, but if Eagle Rock Entertainment can help it, he won't yet be forgotten. Run DMC's Jam Master Jay may be gone, but if Eagle Rock Entertainment can help it, he won't yet be forgotten. On April 3, Eagle Records and Eagle Eye Media will…

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