1. Watch Police Drummer Stewart Copeland Jam With Members of Rush, Tool, Vertical Horizon & 'South Park'

    February 17, 2015 7:43 PM EST Former Police drummer Stewart Copeland is known to host some epic jams at his Super Grove studio, but a recent session might come close to topping them all.  Stewart Copeland Tells Police 'War Stories' In New Book In a video posted Monday, Copeland is joined by Rush drummer Neil…

  2. 'Book Of Mormon' Musical Sets Box Office Record

    February 11, 2014 3:10 AM EST “The Book of Mormon" has a new reason to boast: It just set the record for the highest weekly gross in history for a national tour. The musical took in $2,802,606 over eight shows for the week ending Sunday at Atlanta's 4,678-seat Fox Theatre. It takes the crown from "Wicked,…

  3. Blur’s Alex James Hosts Cooking Series in Australia

    June 28, 2013 4:03 AM EDT Blur’s Alex James is turning his gourmet food side-career up another notch. The British musician and cheese-maker is co-host of a new Australian cooking show, “Recipes That Rock,” which goes to air from next month. James and Matt Stone front the series that’s pitched as a travelogue with a…

  4. Adele Reclaims No. 1 on Billboard 200, 'Book of Mormon' Makes History

    June 15, 2011 11:00 AM EDT While Adele's "21" returns, as expected, to the No. 1 slot on the Billboard 200 albums chart for a tenth non-consecutive week (114,000; down 5%) and Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" falls to No. 2 (100,000; down 42%), the real news is the stunning re-entry at No. 3.…

  5. 'The Book of Mormon' Cast Album Scores Impressive Chart Debut

    May 26, 2011 6:01 PM EDT Last week, the original Broadway cast recording of "The Book of Mormon" converted a lot of fans into followers. The cast album flies onto the Billboard 200 at No. 31 with 13,000 copies sold in its first week according to Nielsen SoundScan. It marks the highest-charting cast album…

  6. 'South Park' Sued For 'Stealing' Music Video

    November 16, 2010 11:30 AM EST Less than a month after "South Park" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker were forced to apologize for lifting material for a spoof of "Inception" from the website CollegeHumor, the show is again facing accusations of content theft. The producers of the animated hit,…

  7. Claypool Scores With Book, Jam Band Mockumentary

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The book, "South of the Pumphouse," is due in July via Akashic Books, while the movie, "Electric Apricot: Quest for Festeroo," has been making the rounds at film festivals in recent months. Between finishing a new studio album and regular touring, Primus bassist/vocalist…

  8. Hayes Asks For Release From 'South Park'

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Soul legend Isaac Hayes is in the midst of trying to obtain his release from the long-running Comedy Central series "South Park," on which he has voiced the character Chef since 1997. Soul legend Isaac Hayes is in the midst of trying to obtain his release from the long-running…

  9. A Closer Look At Music On Television This Week (Oct. 11-17)

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV (Oct. 11-17, 2004). VOTE FOR CHANGE: The week kicks off with a bang as the all-star finale of the Vote for Change tour will be broadcast live from Washington, D.C. on the Sundance Channel. The event will feature Bruce Springsteen, R.E.M.,…

  10. Tunes on TV

    October 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Oct. 20-26, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, OCT. 20 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Annie Lennox (also scheduled: Angelina Jolie). "MWL Stacked," CMT Featured Artist: Shania Twain. "Monday Night…

  11. Matthews, Browne, Wainwright Honor Neil Young

    December 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Neil Young urged that Americans may be willing to give up some accepted civil liberties in the effort to fight terrorism, yet stressed that the loss must be short-lived. Speaking last night (Dec. 11) Neil Young urged that Americans may be willing to give up some accepted civil liberties in…

  12. Stars To Perform At Spirit Of Liberty Awards

    December 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST Dave Matthews, Jackson Browne, Rufus Wainwright, and Sam Phillips with T-Bone Burnett will perform at the 20th anniversary Spirit of Liberty Awards dinner tomorrow (Dec. 11) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Dave Matthews, Jackson Browne, Rufus Wainwright, and Sam Phillips with T-Bone Burnett will…

  13. Radiohead, R.E.M. Get Animated

    July 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Modern rock paragons Radiohead and R.E.M. are showing off their two-dimensional acting skills on cartoon sitcoms. Tonight's (July 11) episode of "South Park" will feature a guest spot by Radiohead, an Modern rock paragons Radiohead and R.E.M. are showing off their two…