1. Beatles Songs Provide 'Love' For Screenplay

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "All You Need Is Love," a film that will utilize the songs of the Beatles to propel its romantic plot, will be brought to the big screen by Revolution Studios. "All You Need Is Love," a film that will utilize the songs of the Beatles to propel its romantic plot, will be…

  2. Ask Billboard

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Nelly, Mis-Teeq, Clay Aiken and more. NELLY'S 'BACK IN BLACK' Hi Keith, I briefly heard a song in a club by Nelly that was mixed with AC/DC's "Back in Black." Do you know what song it is, and what (if any) CD…

  3. Master of the Moon

    September 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ozzy Osbourne isn't the only elder statesman of metal still cranking out the tunes. Ozzy Osbourne isn't the only elder statesman of metal still cranking out the tunes. Vocalist/songwriter Ronnie James Dio earned his crown from stints in Black Sabbath and Rainbow, along with his solo…

  4. 36TunesOnTV

    August 30, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 30-Sept. 5, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 30 "The Early Show," CBS Featured Artist: Kris Kristofferson announces 2004 CMA Awards nominees (also scheduled: Maggie Gyllenhaal). "CMT Insider: CMA Special Edition,…

  5. 'Curtain' Falls On Phish's Career

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish called it a career last night (Aug. 15) at the end of the second day of its weekend-long finale in Coventry, Vt. Before a crowd of more than 70,000 fans, the Vermont-based jam band wrapped thing Phish called it a career last night (Aug. 15) at the end of the second day of its weekend…

  6. Dave Matthews Debuts On Napster

    July 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Dave Matthews Band is making its entire catalogue -- including its latest live RCA live set "The Gorge" -- available immediately for digital distribution via Napster. Dave Matthews Band is making its entire catalogue -- including its latest live RCA live set "The Gorge" --…

  7. Billboard Bits: Stones, Joe Jackson, Savath & Savalas

    December 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on Rolling Stones, Joe Jackson, Savath & Savalas The Rolling Stones' performance at Toronto's Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto extravaganza will be released on DVD next spring. In an interview with the Toronto Sun, Stones tour manager Michael Cohl said all 13 acts that…

  8. Rock In Rio Boasts Sting, Sanz

    December 15, 2003 12:00 AM EST Sting is the latest artist confirmed to play the Rock in Rio-Lisbon festival, set for May 29-30 and June 3-6 at the Bela Vista Parque in Lisbon. As previously reported, Metallica will also perform on Sting is the latest artist confirmed to play the Rock in Rio-Lisbon festival, set for May 29…

  9. Edwards Plants CD, DVD On One Disc

    December 02, 2003 12:00 AM EST Select North American retailers are currently carrying Kathleen Edwards' "Live at the Bowery Ballroom" EP. The Rounder Records release is a DVD-Plus disc, which allows for one side of the disc to feat Select North American retailers are currently carrying Kathleen Edwards'…

  10. This Day in Music

    November 18, 2003 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>Kenny Rogers kicks off his 2000 Christmas tour in Dalton, Ga. 2000 - Kenny Rogers kicks off his 2000 Christmas tour in Dalton, Ga. 1999 - Doug Sahm, the rock guitarist known as "Sir Doug," dies in Taos, N.M. He is 58. Although he only had one big hit, "…

  11. Hot Product

    November 09, 2003 12:00 AM EST Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: Vocalist Josh Groban's sophomore album, "Closer" (Warner Bros.). A double-disc retrospective from Bruce Springsteen, "The Essential" (Columbia), featuring a third disc of rare tracks. 98 Degrees…

  12. Ask Billboard

    October 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST Keith Caulfield answers readers' questions about Depeche Mode, Tamia and Billboard's Top Pop Catalog chart. PLACE YOUR DEPECHE BETS Hi Keith, I've noted with interest that Depeche Mode has sold similar numbers of each of its recent albums in the U.S. to what must largely be an…

  13. Collide0scope

    October 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT In 1988, Living Colour broke down racial barriers at rock radio with its stunning debut, "Vivid." Melding rock, punk, funk and reggae influences with socially conscious lyrics, the New York quartet re In 1988, Living Colour broke down racial barriers at rock radio with its stunning…

  14. Billboard Bits: Grammys, moe., Ray Charles

    September 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Grammys, moe., Ray Charles The 46th annual Grammy Awards ceremony has been scheduled for Feb. 8 at Los Angeles' Staples Center. The event will be broadcast live on CBS beginning at 8 p.m. ET (tape delayed on the West Coast). Nominees will be announced Dec. 4. The scheduling…

  15. Classic Cuts Power 'School Of Rock' Soundtrack

    September 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Classic tracks from Led Zeppelin, the Who, the Doors and Cream lead the lineup for the "School of Rock" soundtrack, due Sept. 30 via Atlantic. Classic tracks from Led Zeppelin, the Who, the Doors and Cream lead the lineup for the "School of Rock" soundtrack, due Sept. 30…

  16. Vintage AC/DC Show Hits DVD

    August 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Originally issued on VHS in 1992, the DVD will be packaged in a deluxe digi-pack with a 12-page color booklet. While AC/DC gets down to business on its next studio album , Epic has set a Nov. 11 release date for "Live at Donington," a two-hour DVD chronicling an Aug. 17, 1991, show…

  17. Wedren, O'Rourke 'Rock' With Jack Black

    August 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Former Shudder To Think frontman Craig Wedren and Sonic Youth multi-instrumentalist Jim O'Rourke both lent a hand behind the scenes of "School of Rock," starring Tenacious D's Jack Black. In the film, Former Shudder To Think frontman Craig Wedren and Sonic Youth multi…

  18. Billboard Bits: Beatles, Mark Kozelek, Beth Hart

    August 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Beatles, Mark Kozelek, Beth Hart To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Beatles' first appearance on U.S. TV, the Museum of Television & Radio (MTR) in New York and Los Angeles will present an exclusive exhibit on the group, running Feb. 6 through April 30, 2004. "…

  19. Tunes On TV

    August 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 4-10, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 4 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Junior Senior (also scheduled: Seann William Scott, Roseanne). "106 & Park," BET Featured Artists:…

  20. Billboard Bits: AC/DC, McCartney/Sting, Setzer

    August 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on AC/DC, McCartney/Sting, Setzer Fresh from its appearance at the Molson Canadian Rocks for Toronto benefit concert this week, hard rock act AC/DC plans to have a new album finished "by the end of the year," guitarist Angus Young tells Billboard.com. "I'd love to get…

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