1. Van Morrison Strolls 'Down The Road'

    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Irish vocal legend Van Morrison has set a May 14 release date for "Down the Road," his first album under a new deal with Universal. The set is due a day earlier via Universal's Polydor label internati Irish vocal legend Van Morrison has set a May 14 release date for "Down…

  2. 14TunesOnTV

    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for April 1-7, 2002 MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2002 "Late Night With Conan O' Brien," NBC Featured Artist: Shannon McNally (also scheduled: Nathan Lane, Ben Chaplin). "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," CBS Featured Artist: Phantom Planet (also…

  3. Stars Line Up For 'Bandstand' 50th Anniversary

    March 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST Michael Jackson and Cher are among the stars who will perform for an upcoming television special to toast the 50th anniversary of "American Bandstand." Hosted by perennial teenager Dick Clark, the May Michael Jackson and Cher are among the stars who will perform for an upcoming…

  4. Shana Morrison Comes Into Her Own

    March 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST When Shana Morrison was a teenager, she didn't dream of becoming a professional singer, because she thought it would only serve to fulfill other people's expectations. Now, with the April 2 release of When Shana Morrison was a teenager, she didn't dream of becoming a…

  5. Billboard Bits: Jimi Hendrix, Bounty Killer, The Damned

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Jimi Hendrix, Bounty Killer, The Damned Legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix's unique personality will be showcased in the latest release from Experience Hendrix/MCA Records, which has compiled his two summer 1969 guest appearances on "The Dick Cavett Show" for May 14 DVD…

  6. Hot Product

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Celine Dion, Avant, the Baha Men, and more. 'Day' Ditty For the past two years, Celine Dion has given herself time to exhale -- and in the process, permission to breathe in life's simple pleasures. But after a hiatus that saw the world's best…

  7. AMADEUS

    March 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST TFew films on any musical figure have come close to Amadeus for sheer humanity, humor, and high quality of musical presentation. Few films on any musical figure have come close to Amadeus for sheer humanity, humor, and high quality of musical presentation. Winner of eight Academy Awards …

  8. Thinking Room

    March 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Hailing from New Zealand, Moa is a folk-influenced singer/songwriter with the undeniable heart of a popster. Hailing from New Zealand, Moa is a folk-influenced singer/songwriter with the undeniable heart of a popster. Her first stateside release is a masterful cakewalk between "serious…

  9. Billboard Bits: The Offspring, Danzig, Pennywise

    March 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on The Offspring, Danzig, Pennywise Southern California punk act the Offspring is the latest addition to the lineup of the Beyond 2002 Super Festival. As previously reported , the April 12-14 event will present artists on five stages at Miami's Bicentennial Park. Among the artists…

  10. Hot Product

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from N*E*R*D, Destiny's Child, Bob Mould, B2K, and more. 'Search' And Ye Shall Find Production duo the Neptunes (Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo) have spent the past few years churning out hits for the likes of Britney Spears, Ol' Dirty Bastard, and &…

  11. Rhino Leads The Band Through One 'Last Waltz'

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rhino Records, United Artists, and MGM Home Entertainment have teamed for a variety of projects to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the final concert by the original incarnation of the Band, later re Rhino Records, United Artists, and MGM Home Entertainment have teamed for a variety of…

  12. 11TunesOnTV

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-releated TV listings for March 11-17, 2002. MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2002 "Fear Factor," NBC Featured Artist: Backstreet Boys' Kevin Richardson (also scheduled: Stephen Baldwin, Alison Sweeney, Kelly Packard, Alan Thicke, Ali Landry; hosted by Joe Rogan). "The NewMusic,…

  13. Y Tu Mamá También

    March 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST For those who haven't seen the film, Mexico's most successful since Amores Perros (Love's a Bitch), the soundtrack to director Alfonso Cuarón's Y Tu Mamá TambiÉn (And Your Mother For those who haven't seen the film, Mexico's most successful since Amores Perros …

  14. Warped Tour To Kick Off In Late June

    March 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST The 2002 edition of the Vans Warped Tour will encompass a 46-city, 48-day trek launching June 21 outside Boise, Idaho, and wrapping Aug. 15 in Boston. As previously reported, the summer fest will be h The 2002 edition of the Vans Warped Tour will encompass a 46-city, 48-day trek launching…

  15. Mould Joins United Musicians For Albums, Tour

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran rock artist Bob Mould has joined the label collective United Musicians, founded by musicians Aimee Mann and Michael Penn. The company, in conjunction with RED Distribution and Mould's own Gran Veteran rock artist Bob Mould has joined the label collective United Musicians, founded…

  16. Little Steven Goes 'Underground' With Radio Show

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Musician/actor Little Steven Van Zandt will launch a weekly syndicated radio show with an April 7 gala taping in New York. "Hard Rock Cafe Presents Little Steven's Underground Garage" will showcase mu Musician/actor Little Steven Van Zandt will launch a weekly syndicated radio…

  17. Fast Folk: A Community of Singers & Songwriters

    March 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST This two-CD release exhaustively documents the 1980s-'90s Greenwich Village folk music scene via recordings for the Fast Folk record label and Fast Folk magazine, which helped jump start the careers o This two-CD release exhaustively documents the 1980s-'90s Greenwich Village folk…

  18. Silverchair Peers Through 'Diorama'

    March 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Australian rock trio Silverchair has set a July 9 North American release date for its Atlantic debut, "Diorama," which will arrive in Australia in April via new independent label Eleven. "This is our Australian rock trio Silverchair has set a July 9 North American release date…

  19. Tunes On TV

    February 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Feb. 25-March 3, 2002. MONDAY, FEB. 25, 2002 "MTV Cribs Presents: How To Live Like a Pop Star," MTV Featured Artists: Backstreet Boys, Mariah Carey, Usher, Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera, N Sync, O-Town, Lil Bow Wow, Willa Ford …

  20. Strokes, Beta Band Flesh Out Coachella Lineup

    February 24, 2002 12:00 AM EST The Strokes, the Beta Band, the Charlatans U.K., Elbow, Zero 7, and Pete Yorn are among the artists that have been added to the lineup for the third Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be h The Strokes, the Beta Band, the Charlatans U.K., Elbow, Zero 7, and Pete Yorn are among the…

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