1. Libertines Member Sentenced To Jail

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The 24-year-old plead guilty to burglary at an earlier hearing at Horseferry Road Magistrates' Court in London. Pete Doherty, currently estranged from rising British rock act the Libertines, was sentenced to six months in jail yesterday (Sept. 8) after admitting to robbing a bandmate&…

  2. The Tangled Web

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Web's most intriguing music-related destinations. This week: JamBase.com, BBC's Radio 1 and Jimmy Buffett. JAM-BAND BASE CAMP: "Go See Live Music!" That's the motto of online portal JamBase.com , which promotes the ever-growing scene of improvisational music…

  3. This Day in Music

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Carolyn Dawn Johnson is again the big winner at the Canadian Country Music Awards, held in Calgary, Alberta. In addition to top female, Johnson takes home trophies for top single and top 2002 - Carolyn Dawn Johnson is again the big winner at the Canadian Country…

  4. Billboard Bits: Springsteen, Velvet Revolver & More

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Springsteen, Velvet Revolver, iTunes, Chemical Brothers Following a brisk pre-sale promotion that began on Friday and general ticket sales today (Sept. 8) for Oct. 1 and 3 shows , Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have added a third show at New York's Shea Stadium. The Oct.…

  5. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Sept. 8-14, 2003. It's back to school and back to work -- the summer is over. Well, it's not technically over until the 23rd of the month, but unofficially, life gets back to normal this week and that means new…

  6. Tunes On TV

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Sept. 8-14, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, SEPT. 8 "Today," NBC Featured Artist: Peter Frampton (also scheduled: Ellen DeGeneres). "The Wayne Brady Show," Syndicated Featured Artist: Mariah Carey (also scheduled:…

  7. Black Eyes Peas Soar To U.K. No. 1

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT While U.K. rockers the Darkness continues to lead the album chart with "Permission To Land" (Must Destroy), Britain's new No. 1 single is Black Eyed Peas' "Where Is the Love" (Polydor). While U.K. rockers the Darkness continues to lead the album chart with "…

  8. Hot Product

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT John Mayer It's 'Heavy' In Here When John Mayer accepted the Grammy Award for best male pop vocal performance in February, besting such veteran singer/songwriters as Sting and James Taylor, he declared, "This is very, very fast and I promise to catch up." He moves one…

  9. Hot Product

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket 'Move' The Crowd There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning Jacket's ATO/RCA debut, "It Still Moves," conjure images of wide-open spaces and rolling green hills. Indeed, the quintet spent its formative years in Louisville…

  10. John Mayer Gets Heavy

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. When John Mayer accepted the Grammy Award for best male pop vocal performance in February, besting such veteran singer/songwriters as Sting and James Taylor, he declared, "This is very, very fast and I promise to catch up." He moves one…

  11. This Day in Music

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Alan Jackson and his wife, Denise, lead 2,300 motorcyclists on a charity ride in Nashville. Jackson is grand marshal for Rolling Titan Thunder 3, benefiting the Chris Sanders Foundation 2001 - Alan Jackson and his wife, Denise, lead 2,300 motorcyclists on a charity…

  12. Jane's Addiction 'Strays' Toward Gravity Games

    September 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Jane's Addiction is a last-minute addition to this year's Gravity Games and will to perform Sept. 12 at the fifth annual event in Cleveland. Also featuring Static X and Simple Plan, who will headline Jane's Addiction is a last-minute addition to this year's Gravity Games…

  13. My Morning Jacket 'Moves' Ahead

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning Jacket's ATO/RCA debut, "It Still Moves," conjure images of wide-open spaces and rolling green hills. Indeed, the quintet spent its fo There's a good reason why the sweeping compositions on My Morning…

  14. Simple Things

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Three years in the making, Amy Grant's 17th album resonates with the musical, emotional and spiritual depth that has marked her career. Three years in the making, Amy Grant's 17th album resonates with the musical, emotional and spiritual depth that has marked her career. And while…

  15. Unstable

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Adema's self-titled debut went gold, thanks to the modern rock track "The Way You Like It" and the band's main-stage gig at the 2001-2002 Ozzfest. Adema's self-titled debut went gold, thanks to the modern rock track "The Way You Like It" and the band's…

  16. truANT

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Following a ridiculously catchy cover of Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" would be tricky for any act. Following a ridiculously catchy cover of Michael Jackson's "Smooth Criminal" would be tricky for any act. But Alien Ant Farm's decision to throw in…

  17. Go

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Multimillion-selling Pat Benatar has certainly influenced many of today's kids. Multimillion-selling Pat Benatar has certainly influenced many of today's kids. From Pink to Peaches, numerous artists have feverishly studied the native New Yorker's classic rock riffs ("…

  18. Revive

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Paul McCartney is not known for handing out accolades, so when he says that British band Steadman has "the ability to deliver," it should not be taken lightly. Paul McCartney is not known for handing out accolades, so when he says that British band Steadman has "the ability to…

  19. Make Me Better

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The former Sounds of Blackness frontwoman draws primarily on her inspirational roots here. The former Sounds of Blackness frontwoman draws primarily on her inspirational roots here. But in true Nesby fashion, she flavors the proceedings accordingly. Stirring in liberal dollops of R&B, hip…

  20. Tour de France Soundtracks

    September 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT It has been nearly 17 years since Kraftwerk released a proper album. It has been nearly 17 years since Kraftwerk released a proper album. While there have certainly been remixes, singles and the occasional gig, the group left it to its electronic-dance progeny to bring techno-pop to the…

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