1. This Day in Music

    October 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Rapper Cam'ron is shot during an early morning carjacking attempt in Washington, D.C. Two men pull alongside Cam'ron's 2006 Lamborghini and open fire while the artist is stopped at a traffic li 2005 - Rapper Cam'ron is shot during an early morning carjacking attempt…

  2. She 'Dreams' In Color

    October 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Neil Young is borrowing the intended title for a 30-year-old shelved album for "Chrome Dreams II," due this week via Reprise. Neil Young is borrowing the intended title for a 30-year-old shelved album for "Chrome Dreams II," due this week via Reprise. The set boasts two…

  3. Jeremy Fisher Gets 'Blue'

    October 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In 2002, when he was promoting his first album "Back Porch Spirituals," Jeremy Fisher literally biked across North America, from Seattle to Halifax. In 2002, when he was promoting his first album "Back Porch Spirituals," Jeremy Fisher literally biked across North America,…

  4. Kid Rock, "Rock'n'Roll Jesus"

    October 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Oh, yeah—Kid Rock makes music, too. It's possible to lose sight of that amid the headline-making Pamela Anderson/Tommy Lee shenanigans, and Rock's declining sales since 1998's breakthrough "Devil Wi Oh, yeah—Kid Rock makes music, too. It's possible to lose sight of…

  5. Tunes On TV

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on television October 1 - 7, 2007. MONDAY, Oct. 1 "Control Room Presents," MyNetworkTV Featured artist(s): Maroon 5. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): Ben Harper (also scheduled: Sean Penn, Barry Sonnenfeld). "The Tonight Show with…

  6. This Day in Music

    September 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Farm Aid co-founders Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young are joined by Dave Matthews, Steel Pulse, Gov't Mule, Jerry Lee Lewis, Gov't Mule, Steve Earle and Allison Moorer for the orga 2006 - Farm Aid co-founders Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young are…

  7. Nickelback: A View From The Top

    September 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Nickelback's Chad Kroeger recalls the words of caution he received at the end of the cycle for 2001's "Silver Side Up"—a five-times-platinum juggernaut that launched three hit singles including the Nickelback's Chad Kroeger recalls the words of caution he received at…

  8. The Swift Rise To International Celebrity And Decades-Long Decline Into Profound Obscurity Of Eccentric Hungarian pianist Ervin Nyiregyhzi.

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bazzana ("Wondrous Strange: the Life and Art of Glenn Gould," 2004, etc.) spent ten years investigating the bizarre life (1903-1987) of this quintessential flawed genius, who emigrated in 1920 to the Bazzana ("Wondrous Strange: the Life and Art of Glenn Gould," 2004, etc.)…

  9. L.A.'s Detour Festival Gears Up For Round Two

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After drawing approximately 12,000 concertgoers to last year's inaugural LA Weekly Detour Music Festival, held in the streets of downtown Los Angeles, this year's Oct. 6 event on Main and 1st Streets After drawing approximately 12,000 concertgoers to last year's inaugural LA…

  10. Byrne's 'Knee Plays' Making CD Debut Next Month

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT David Byrne's "The Knee Plays," comprising music written for Robert Wilson's mid-1980s theatrical piece "The CIVIL WarS," will be released for the first time on CD Oct. 30 via Nonesuch. David Byrne's "The Knee Plays," comprising music written for…

  11. Beasties Eyeing M.I.A., Cocker, Allen For New 'Mix'

    September 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Beastie Boys are moving ahead with plans for a vocal version of their latest album, the all-instrumental "The Mix-Up." Among the guests in the loop, according to Adam Yauch, are M.I.A., Lily Allen The Beastie Boys are moving ahead with plans for a vocal version of their latest…

  12. LadybiRds Take Flight

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT It's hard to imagine, but it's true: Members of rock bands Gym Class Heroes, Say Anything and the Get Up Kids have united to create an electro-pop album. Calling themselves <A HREF="http://www.myspace It's hard to imagine, but it's true: Members of rock bands Gym…

  13. The Click Five

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT I made-out with one of the fairy goddesses. Awesome. Departure date: August 12 Return Date: September 2 So, we were asked to do a tour with Hilary Duff through the end of August and into early September. Originally we were a little skeptical of this offer because the average age of Hilary…

  14. This Day in Music

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - George Canyon, the Road Hammers and the Cord Lund Band are among the double winners at the Canadian Country Music Awards, held at Harbour Station in Saint John, New Brunswick. Canyon picks up b 2006 - George Canyon, the Road Hammers and the Cord Lund Band are among the double winners…

  15. Young Sets Fall Tour, 'Chrome' Track List

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Neil Young will tour this fall in support of his upcoming Reprise album, "Chrome Dreams II." The trek begins Oct. 18 in Boise, Idaho, two days before the album's release. As expected, Neil Young will tour this fall in support of his upcoming Reprise album, "…

  16. Kid Rock Cited After VMA Scuffle With Lee

    September 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kid Rock was cited for misdemeanor battery after a tussle with Tommy Lee in the audience at last night's (Sept. 9) MTV Video Music Awards, police said. Both Lee and Kid Rock are ex-husbands of Pamela Kid Rock was cited for misdemeanor battery after a tussle with Tommy Lee in the audience…

  17. Top Of The Indie Heap

    September 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The unassuming lads in Pinback earned some TV airtime and commercial radio airplay for songs from 2004's masterwork "Summer in Abaddon," but there are no overt lunges for the mainstream on the new "Au The unassuming lads in Pinback earned some TV airtime and commercial…

  18. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    September 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Chesney continues on his hot streak with a new album, rap titans 50 Cent and Kanye West square off in a Sept. 11 shootout, indie heavyweights Pinback and Animal Collective take it to the next le Bad Boy boy band B5's "Don't Talk, Just Listen." Pixies frontman Frank…

  19. This Day in Music

    September 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the 2006 Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held in Atlanta. Carey wins top R&B/hip-hop artist in both the overall and female categories, as well as hot R&a 2006 - Mariah Carey is the big winner at the 2006 Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards, held…

  20. This Day in Music

    September 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Gorillaz scores its first U.K. No. 1 single with "Dare," while boy band McFly's sophomore set "Wonderland" (Universal Island) becomes its second chart-topping album. 2005 - Gorillaz scores its first U.K. No. 1 single with "Dare," while boy band McFly&…

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