1. This Day in Music

    October 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Trey Anastasio begins an 18 consecutive hour DJs stint on Sirius Satellite Radio for "Trey Day, Vol. 2." 2006 - Trey Anastasio begins an 18 consecutive hour DJs stint on Sirius Satellite Radio for "Trey Day, Vol. 2." 2006 - British alternative rock trio Muse and…

  2. This Day in Music

    September 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - California country singer Wesley Tuttle dies of heart failure at a nursing home in Sylmar, Calif. He is 85. 2003 - DMX guest stars on an episode of the UPN sitcom "…

  3. Rilo Kiley / Sept. 22, 2007 / New York (Webster Hall)

    September 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It's hard to pin down what exactly to think of Rilo Kiley at this point in the group's career. On the one hand, as a band that has worked its way up from humble beginnings to indie stardom, honing its It's hard to pin down what exactly to think of Rilo Kiley at this point in…

  4. Bjork, QOTSA, M.I.A. Highlight First Day Of ACL Fest

    September 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Following a widely reported fire that sent thick clouds of black smoke into the air and severely injured a handful of people, Bjork, Queens Of The Stone Age and Kaiser Chiefs helped open the sixth ann Following a widely reported fire that sent thick clouds of black smoke into the air and…

  5. Fire Critically Injures Two At Austin City Limits

    September 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Two people were critically injured and two others hurt after a fire broke out this afternoon (Sept. 14) at the Austin City Limits Festival at Austin's Zilker Park. Thick, black smoke could be seen for Two people were critically injured and two others hurt after a fire broke out this…

  6. The Next Adventure

    August 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After a year-plus hiatus during which Rilo Kiley's principal members both pursued solo careers, the Los Angeles-based indie pop quartet is returning to business this week with its major-label debut, " After a year-plus hiatus during which Rilo Kiley's principal members both…

  7. This Day in Music

    August 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - In a Nashville courtroom, country singer Deana Carter avoids jail time by entering a "best interest" plea of driving while impaired, and instead receives a sentence of community service and a f 2002 - In a Nashville courtroom, country singer Deana Carter avoids jail time by…

  8. Parton Launching Own Label With Country Album

    August 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country legend Dolly Parton will debut her new label, Dolly Records, with the release of a country album next February. "It's really the first mainstream country record Dolly has done in 17 years," sa Country legend Dolly Parton will debut her new label, Dolly Records, with the…

  9. Ja Rule, Lil Wayne Arrested In Separate Incidents

    July 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Rappers Ja Rule and Lil Wayne have been arrested in New York and charged with criminal possession of a weapon in separate incidents, police said. The artists were arrested last night (July 23) shortly Rappers Ja Rule and Lil Wayne have been arrested in New York and charged with criminal…

  10. At The 'Zoo'

    July 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT While they've been around for more than 20 years, the Flaming Lips didn't start coming into their own as entertainers until right around the millennium. While they've been around for more than 20 years, the Flaming Lips didn't start coming into their own as entertainers…

  11. Documentary To Celebrate The Cure's 30th

    July 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It's still two years away, but the Cure frontman Robert Smith is well underway on a DVD documentary about the band that will be released in 2009, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of its debut album It's still two years away, but the Cure frontman Robert Smith is well underway on…

  12. Spector Defense Expert Leaving For China

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Henry Lee, the famous forensic expert who became the center of a controversy in Phil Spector's murder trial, says he may not testify after all. Henry Lee, the famous forensic expert who became the center of a controversy in Phil Spector's murder trial, says he may not testify after…

  13. DTP Shows 'Strength' With New Compilation

    July 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Ludacris is eyeing an Aug. 28 release date for his third Disturbing Tha Peace label compilation, "Strength in Numbers." The 14-track package features 12 previously unreleased tracks, including first s Ludacris is eyeing an Aug. 28 release date for his third Disturbing Tha Peace…

  14. Osbourne: Ozzfest Early Birds May Win Ticket Upgrades

    July 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT If metal fans were pleased to get tickets to this year's free Ozzfest in the first place, Sharon Osbourne and the tour's other organizers are hatching plans to make them even happier once they get in If metal fans were pleased to get tickets to this year's free Ozzfest in the…

  15. The Billboard Q&A: Dave Matthews

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The eponymous front man chats with Billboard exclusively about not playing the hits, the magic of the Tuesday night gig, the art of making the perfect set list and how DMB's best album is yet to come. From humble beginnings in drummer Carter Beauford's mother's basement and a…

  16. Second Band Of Horses Album Due In October

    June 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub Pop debut, "Everything All the Time," last year, with only frontman Ben Bridwell remaining for the group's upcoming effort. Band Of Horses is an entirely new group of equine since releasing their Sub…

  17. Queen, Rodgers Nine Songs Into New Album

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Everybody tie your mothers down. Queen + Paul Rodgers plan to rock you again -- perhaps as soon as 2008. Everybody tie your mothers down. Queen + Paul Rodgers plan to rock you again -- perhaps as soon as 2008. Rodgers tells Billboard.com that he's "recorded some nine songs"…

  18. Rilo Kiley Sets Date For Fourth Album

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After a year-and-a-half hiatus to allow its members to pursue other music projects, indie pop group Rilo Kiley has wrapped a new album, "Under the Blacklight," due Aug. 21. It will be the band's first After a year-and-a-half hiatus to allow its members to pursue other music…

  19. XBXRX

    June 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT There is absolutely no circulation in this basement. Two layers of doors are closed when the bands play. Oxygen seriously runs out when bands are playing. DAY ONE (Bakersfield, Calif.) Zach, our first bassist, showed up to our show. We had not seen him in 7 years. Apparently he got out of our…

  20. Ian Curtis Biopic Premieres At Cannes

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT A small film about a short-lived rock star is making a big splash at Cannes. "Control," the story of Joy Division singer Ian Curtis, who committed suicide at 23," marks the feature-film directing debu A small film about a short-lived rock star is making a big splash at Cannes. …

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