1. The Anglo Files

    May 23, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Riton Unleashed, New Radiohead, Homelands Launches, London Xpress Celebrates Grand Central Unleashes Riton As Manchester hip-hop duo Rae and Christian prepare for a forthcoming set of U.K. live dates, they are basking in the success of Riton, the latest acquisition for their Grand Central…

  2. Poll: U2 Tops Rock Tour Anticipation

    May 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT U2's ongoing tour of North America is the rock outing fans are most excited about this summer, according to a recently completed Billboard.com poll. The tour, which also features Interscope labelmates U2's ongoing tour of North America is the rock outing fans are most excited about…

  3. Janet Makes It Six In A Row At No. 1

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Janet Jackson and Destiny's Child have now dominated the top of The Billboard Hot 100 for the past six weeks. On the latest chart, Jackson's "All for You" maintains its grip on No. 1, while Destiny's Janet Jackson and Destiny's Child have now dominated the top of…

  4. France's Air Gets Trippy With New Source Album

    May 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as French act Air, aren't delusional. They realize their new album, with its unexpectedly dark landscape, will take some fans by surprise. Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel aren't delusional. They realize their new album, with…

  5. Radiohead Confirms More North American Dates

    May 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead has tacked on 11 more dates to its North American tour schedule in support of "Amnesiac," due June 5 from Capitol and a day earlier internationally. As previously reported, the first leg of Radiohead has tacked on 11 more dates to its North American tour schedule in…

  6. Update: Radiohead Tour Date Correction

    May 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead's publicity representatives have retracted the additional North American tour dates released to the media yesterday (May 2). 11 dates were announced, including a two-night stand in August at Radiohead's publicity representatives have retracted the additional North American…

  7. Radiohead Tour Crosses The Pond In June

    May 01, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead has lined up its first round of North American tour dates in support of its upcoming Capitol album "Amnesiac," due June 5. Following a handful of European shows, the revered U.K. rock act wi Radiohead has lined up its first round of North American tour dates in support of…

  8. Radiohead Takes 'Amnesiac' To Buddy Lists

    April 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Radiohead fans will soon be able to have information on the revered U.K. rock act delivered to them directly online, thanks to a new promotion between Capitol Records and Active Buddy Inc. The "instan Radiohead fans will soon be able to have information on the revered U.K. rock act…

  9. Beck To Hit Euro Festivals This Summer

    April 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Eclectic modern rocker Beck is heading overseas to make a series of European festival appearances, as well as play a handful of other shows, including July 7 in Oxford, England, supporting Radiohead, Eclectic modern rocker Beck is heading overseas to make a series of European festival…

  10. Billboard Bits: Neil Finn, Creed, AC/DC

    April 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Neil Finn, Eddie Vedder, Radiohead guitarist Ed O'Brien and drummer Phil Selway, ex-Smiths guitarist Johnny Marr, Lisa Germano, ex-Soul Coughing bassist Sebastian Steinberg, AC/DC, Creed, Scot Former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn's star-studded concert tomorrow…

  11. Travis Turns 'Invisible' In June

    April 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band," has been confirmed for a June 12 release by Epic. The set will be preceded by first single "Sing," due for commercial release in the U.K. on May Travis' long awaited third album, "The Invisible Band,…

  12. Special Feature: Pearl Jam

    March 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST <b>Years ago, songs slated for the next Pearl Jam album would show up live beforehand. But this hasn't happened prior to the two most recent studio albums. Does it have anything to do <b>Years ago, songs slated for the next Pearl Jam album would show up live beforehand. But…

  13. Pearl Jam: Spreading The Jam

    March 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST In an exclusive interview with Billboard, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament reflected on the year that was, and looked ahead to what other surprises the band may have in store. Pearl Jam hasn't played live in nearly five months, and it's been just shy of a year since their sixth Epic…

  14. Elvis Costello & Sofie Von Otter Cross Borders With 'For The Stars'

    March 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST In a business that seems to demand "more of the same" for its very lifeblood, every new Elvis Costello project raises an unusual question: In which section of the store does it belong? In a business that seems to demand "more of the same" for its very lifeblood, every new…

  15. Elvis Costello & Sofie Von Otter Cross Borders With 'For The Stars'

    March 26, 2001 12:00 AM EST In a business that seems to demand "more of the same" for its very lifeblood, every new Elvis Costello project raises an unusual question: In which section of the store does it belong? In a business that seems to demand "more of the same" for its very lifeblood, every new…

  16. Sigur Ros Plans First-Ever North American Tour

    March 23, 2001 12:00 AM EST Mysterious Icelandic rock outfit Sigur Ros has lined up dates for its first-ever tour of North America, which will begin with an April 28 appearance at the Coachella Music & Arts Festival in Indio Mysterious Icelandic rock outfit Sigur Ros has lined up dates for its first-ever tour of…

  17. Radiohead Plan First Single In 3+ Years

    March 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST Radiohead have confirmed details of the first U.K. single from its upcoming "Amnesiac" album and a major outdoor appearance in England this summer. "Pyramid Song," to be released by Parlophone in the Radiohead have confirmed details of the first U.K. single from its…

  18. Finn Confirms All-Star Band For NZ Shows

    March 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST As tipped here Friday, former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn is teaming up with Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder and members of Radiohead for a five-date run in Auckland, New Zealand, next month. As tipped here Friday, former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn is teaming up…

  19. Billboard Bits: Kid Rock, Neil Finn, Mixmaster Mike

    March 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Neil Finn, James King, Kid Rock, Eddie Vedder, Pearl Jam, Radiohead, Ed O'Brien, Phil Selway. Mixmaster Mike, George Jones, Willie Nelson, Hank Wiliams Jr. Having just gone through a nasty breakup with model James King, Kid Rock says he's written all his "Get out of my…

  20. Joe's 'Stutter' Scores Third Week At No. 1

    March 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST Joe's "Stutter" featuring Mystikal remains at No. 1 on The Billboard Hot 100 for the third straight week. The R&B singer's track holds the position despite the challenge from this week's fastest-g Joe's "Stutter" featuring Mystikal remains at No. 1…

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