1. This Day in Music

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2001 - </b>Three male members of pop band S Club 7 cautioned by police for possession of a small amount of cannabis apologize to fans for being "very stupid." In a joint statement, Bradley McIntosh 2004 - OutKast is the big winner at the 18th annual Soul Train Music…

  2. This Day in Music

    March 12, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>Canadian music newcomer Chantal Kreviazuk dominates Canada's Juno Awards, which honor the best in Canadian music. She captures the trophy in the best female artist juried category and th 2004 - Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker breaks his right foot while in…

  3. Dear Ryan...

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST A big fan takes stock and asks: 'How much is too much?' Ryan Adams had a very busy 2005. He released three Lost Highway albums, one of which a double-disc, and tailed it with a major tour to support the first, "Cold Roses." Since the balloons have fallen and the glasses of…

  4. Perry Pacts With O'Connor, Clinton On New CD

    February 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Lee "Scratch" Perry's 2005 international release, "Panic in Babylon," will see a spring U.S. release that adds duets with Sinead O'Connor and George Clinton and remixes from Moby and TV On The Radio. Reggae icon Lee "Scratch" Perry's 2005…

  5. Grammys Deliver Promised Musical 'Moments'

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST From the opening number, the Grammy Awards were a musical spectacle with plenty of the "one of a kind moments" the Recording Academy had been promising in the weeks preceding last night's (Feb. 8) eve From the opening number, the Grammy Awards were a musical spectacle with…

  6. Jackson To Sing Late Pope's Prayers?

    February 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST Michael Jackson could sing some of the prayers written by the late Pope John Paul, the head of the music company coordinating the project said today (Feb. 6). Michael Jackson could sing some of the prayers written by the late Pope John Paul, the head of the music company coordinating the…

  7. Everything I'm Cracked Up To Be: A Rock & Roll Fairy Tale

    January 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST In a series of dizzying, hilarious, heartbreaking snapshots, Jen Trynin captures what it's like to be catapulted to the edge of rock stardom, only to plummet back down to earth. "Everything I'm Cracke "With plenty to say and ample musical gifts with which to say it, Boston…

  8. Indie Rappers Set For Paid Dues Festival

    January 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Indie hip-hop act Murs 3:16 has partnered with marketing/events company Guerilla Union to launch the independent hip-hop festival Paid Dues. Indie hip-hop act Murs 3:16 has partnered with marketing/events company Guerilla Union to launch the independent hip-hop festival Paid Dues. The March…

  9. Hank III Rounds Up Double-Disc Set

    January 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Shelton Hank Williams III, aka Hank III, has set a Feb. 28 release date for his newest effort, "Straight to Hell." Shelton Hank Williams III, aka Hank III, has set a Feb. 28 release date for his newest effort, "Straight to Hell." The double-disc Curb release, produced by…

  10. This Day in Music

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>Brazilian police arrest Gloria Trevi, the Mexican pop star who had been on the run from authorities since mid-1999. Trevi, whose real name is Gloria de los Angeles Trevino, and her manag 2003 - Spain's Alex Ubago and Colombia's Juanes sweep the sixth…

  11. Prefuse 73 Beefs Up 'Security'

    December 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST Scott Herren will return to his Prefuse 73 project for "Security Screenings," due Feb. 7 via Warp. Scott Herren will return to his Prefuse 73 project for "Security Screenings," due Feb. 7 via Warp. The project is described as a "transition" from, as opposed to a…

  12. Old 97's' Miller Readies Second Solo Set

    December 27, 2005 12:00 AM EST While the Old 97's might not have flanked Rhett Miller on his forthcoming solo album, "The Believer," the singer got some help from some pretty notable names -- even if in spirit alone. The set is due While the Old 97's might not have flanked Rhett Miller on his…

  13. Lou Rawls Battling Cancer

    December 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Singer Lou Rawls is being treated for lung cancer, and his estranged wife said he also has brain cancer and suggested his condition is dire. Singer Lou Rawls is being treated for lung cancer, and his estranged wife said he also has brain cancer and suggested his condition is dire. "Don&…

  14. Juliet

    December 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Television is addictive, venting is theraputic. September 18 3:18 pm There is a tom cruise movie on now. Come on Jim, you can’t be serious about watching this. I can’t avoid the tv situation because wireless internet only works in the living room. Tom is young and she is hot And the music wow…

  15. CHART BEAT CHAT

    December 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mariah Carey, Madonna, British acts, artists named "Brown" and tequila songs are among the topics Fred discusses with readers. ONE SWEET YEAR Fred, I was not the least bit surprised when Mariah Carey's "We Belong Together" was awarded Hot 100 Song of the Year at the…

  16. Juliet

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST The perils of touring are many and include tables and chairs. September 11 I woke up this morning in Philadelphia. Four years later… God Bless us all. Last night was a trip. It’s midnight and I’m back in NY I spent the day with friends… in another life. Right, the show… None of us knew what…

  17. This Day in Music

    December 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1997 - </b>Janet Jackson wins an injunction against Eric Leon Christian, who she claims had been harassing her.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1998 - Bobby Brown turns himself in on an arrest warrant issued after a report that he was drunk…

  18. Juliet

    December 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST A September residency begins and brings stress, exhilaration and more. September 4 4 am Oh no! A car will be here in 3 hours & I haven’t packed I haven’t packed I haven’t packed one thing. Dream dream dream until the twenty second hour… It’s not the end of the world for today’s debauchery…

  19. SINEAD O'CONNOR, "Throw Down Your Arms"

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Whether you love her for creating some of the most challenging pop music in the last 20 years or hate her for ripping up a picture of the Pope on "Satuday Night Live," you can't say that Sinead O'Conn Whether you love her for creating some of the most challenging pop music…

  20. Mike Peters

    October 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT As the tour nears its end, camaraderie among the Dead Men is excellent, as are the shows. Thursday 20th October-Birmingham Spent the day in Stratford-Upon-Avon. Arrived at venue around 4:30 p.m. My friend Keith Birtschin who is a coach with Birmingham City Football Club came over to have a…

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