1. Review: Joaquin Phoenix's 'I'm Still Here' Still Shocks, Despite Years of Hype

    September 10, 2010 3:00 PM EDT Common adage suggests that when one door closes, another one opens. For actor turned hip-hop musician Joaquin Phoenix, however, it's more like he willingly closed one door only to have another slammed in his face. The aptly-titled documentary "I'm Still Here," which opens…

  2. Adam Lambert Pre-'Idol' Debut Album Due This Summer

    June 19, 2009 9:16 PM EDT It looks like Adam Lambert's debut album may not be released on 19 Recordings/RCA after all. Sources confirm to Billboard.com that an album's worth of tracks Lambert co-wrote and recorded before "Idol" will be released in the summer by Hi Fi Recordings and Wilshire Records…

  3. Velvet Revolver Still Mulling New Frontman

    August 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Contrary to reports suggesting former Spacehog frontman Royston Langdon is in line to become the new singer of Velvet Revolver, the band is still making up its mind about who will replace Scott Weilan Contrary to reports suggesting former Spacehog frontman Royston Langdon is in line to become…

  4. Sire Celebrates 40th With Four-Disc Set

    August 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With its 40th anniversary looming in 2006, Sire Records will be celebrated this fall with a four-disc boxed set. Due Sept. 13 via Sire/Rhino, "Just Say Sire: The Sire Records Story" rounds up 61 track With its 40th anniversary looming in 2006, Sire Records will be celebrated this…

  5. Blind Melon Revisited On Hits/Live Sets

    July 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rock act Blind Melon will be the subject of a "Best of" CD and a live DVD this fall via Capitol/EMI Music Catalog Marketing, and will also issue a previously unreleased concert recording to digital do Rock act Blind Melon will be the subject of a "Best of" CD and a live…

  6. Rhino Boxes Up '90s Favorites

    June 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Following a template that has generated several prior collections, Rhino is compiling a grandiose box set surveying a decade less than six years in the rearview mirror. Following a template that has generated several prior collections, Rhino is compiling a grandiose box set surveying a decade…

  7. Tunes On TV

    March 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for March 28-April 3, 2005 Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY,APRIL 28 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artists: BeBe Winans, Queen Latifah (also scheduled: Charlie O'Connell). "7th Avenue. Drop: Queens Of The Stone Age,"…

  8. TMBG Offers Online EP, Downloads

    July 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT In addition to a new album due Tuesday (July 13), They Might Be Giants are offering fans an extra dose of new music online. In addition to a new album due Tuesday (July 13), They Might Be Giants are offering fans an extra dose of new music online. The seven-track EP "The Spine Surfs…

  9. Hot Product

    December 08, 2003 12:00 AM EST Earl Slick Guest Appeal Longtime David Bowie guitarist Earl Slick will release a new solo album, "Zig Zag," this week on Sanctuary Records. The disc features four instrumentals and collaborations with Bowie, the Cure's Robert Smith, Spacehog's Royston Langdon, Def Leppard&…

  10. Slick Gets Vocal Lift From Famous Pals

    October 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Longtime David Bowie guitarist Earl Slick will release a new solo album, "Zig Zag," Dec. 9 on Sanctuary Records. The disc will feature four instrumentals and collaborations with Bowie, the Cure's Robe Longtime David Bowie guitarist Earl Slick will release a new solo album, …

  11. Out Hud, 2 Many DJ's Head Brooklyn Benefit

    September 15, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Beat-driven acts Out Hud, 2 Many DJ's, Radio 4, UNKLE and Dan "The Automator" Nakamura's Head Automatica and Handsome Boy Modeling School projects have signed on for an Oct. 4 concert at Brooklyn, N.Y Beat-driven acts Out Hud, 2 Many DJ's, Radio 4, UNKLE and Dan "…

  12. Whoa, 'Baby': Evan Dando Returns

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT He burned out, dropped out and all but disappeared. Now, more than a decade after delivering the Lemonheads' acclaimed "It's a Shame About Ray," Evan Dando has returned with "Baby I'm Bored." He burned out, dropped out and all but disappeared. Now, more than…

  13. 52TunesOnTV

    December 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 23-29, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, DEC. 23 "Christmas in Washington," TNT Featured Artists: Yolanda Adams, Brooks & Dunn, Dr. John, Alison Krauss, Lee Ann Womack, Brian Setzer Orchestra,…

  14. Emerging R&B Stars Hit HBO

    September 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A quartet of emerging neo-soul R&B artists -- Craig David, Sunshine Anderson, Lina, and Res -- will be featured on this week's episode of HBO's "Reverb," set to debut tonight (Sept. 5) at 8 p.m. E A quartet of emerging neo-soul R&B artists -- Craig David, Sunshine…

  15. Black Crowes Expand Fall Tour Plans

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Black Crowes have expanded their fall North American tour itinerary, which kicks off Saturday (Aug. 25) in Green Bay, Wis., and will wrap Oct. 27 at New Orleans' Voodoo Music Festival. The group, The Black Crowes have expanded their fall North American tour itinerary, which kicks off…

  16. Oasis Plans 6-Date 'Anniversary' Tour

    June 26, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Veteran U.K. rock outfit Oasis will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its first live gig with a six-date U.K. theatre tour. The jaunt will begin Oct. 7 with the first of two shows at London's Shepherd Veteran U.K. rock outfit Oasis will celebrate the 10th anniversary of its first live…

  17. Hot Product

    April 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing albums from Ani DiFranco, Sofie Von Otter/Elvis Costello, Nick Cave, Slimm Calhoun, Shaver, and more.o A Force To 'Reckon' With After two years without a new album, Ani DiFranco will release the two-disc "Revelling/Reckoning" this week on her own Righteous Babe…

  18. Offspring Drafts Pals For U.S. Tour

    March 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST The Offspring will be joined by many on its Conspiracy Of One tour, which includes several spring festival dates in the U.S. in April and May and heads off to France in June. The Southern California-b The Offspring will be joined by many on its Conspiracy Of One tour, which includes several…

  19. Oasis/Crowes Tickets To Hit The Web Early

    March 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Internet-savvy fans will be able to purchase tickets to the upcoming Oasis/Black Crowes "Brotherly Love" tour several days before the general public, via a special Web site created by Ticketmaster.com Internet-savvy fans will be able to purchase tickets to the upcoming Oasis/Black…

  20. Billboard Bits: Courtney Love, Godsmack, Yazbek

    March 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Not one to let legal wranglings slow her down, Courtney Love plans to head into a studio next week to begin work on a one-off "femme punk supergroup" project dubbed Bastard. Love, former Hole drummer Not one to let legal wranglings slow her down, Courtney Love plans to head into a…