1. This Day in Music

    July 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Severe throat pain suffered by Deftones lead singer Chino Moreno scotches the band's hometown appearance in Sacramento, Calif. Doctors order the singer _ who at one point is unable to sp 2005 - Not even the Man of Steel could stop the new album by critically…

  2. Underground Garage

    June 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Little Steven's Underground Garage column, produced exclusively for Billboard. The charts are a combination of airplay from the Underground Garage format and coolness. At last! We love celebrating Brian Wilson's birthday (June 20) because it means summer is here! OK, a day later.…

  3. Beach Boys Refurbish Classic Recordings

    June 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT As expected, Capitol/EMI Music Catalog Marketing will salute two of the Beach Boys' most iconic releases with new editions this summer. As expected, Capitol/EMI Music Catalog Marketing will salute two of the Beach Boys' most iconic releases with new editions this summer. First up on…

  4. This Day in Music

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1977 - </b>No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: "Got to Give It Up (Pt. 1)," Marvin Gaye.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2000 - Industrial supergroup the Damage Manual is forced to scrap its North American tour, due to what an Invisible…

  5. International Honors For Philadelphia Soul

    June 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff have visited the United Kingdom several times during their illustrious writing/production careers, but perhaps never in quite such glorious circumstances as on the afternoon Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff have visited the United Kingdom several times during their…

  6. Surviving Beach Boys Regroup In L.A.

    June 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Three of the original Beach Boys appeared together in public for the first time in a decade yesterday (June 13) to toast their musical legacy and hinted at the possibility of a reunion performance. Three of the original Beach Boys appeared together in public for the first time in a decade…

  7. This Day in Music

    June 01, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>The Oak Ridge Boys receive the Silver Buffalo Award from the Boy Scouts of America in Boston. The awards recognizes distinguished service to youth.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - U2 frontman Bono tries to persuade European…

  8. Evans, Beach Boys CDs Celebrate Special Days

    March 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Hallmark may be the first brand that comes to mind for greeting cards, but the company is hoping to further associate itself with hit music. Hallmark may be the first brand that comes to mind for greeting cards, but the company is hoping to further associate itself with hit music. Having…

  9. Alvin Heads 'West' Into California Dream

    March 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST An album of cover versions can sometimes be a window into a musician's roots An album of cover versions can sometimes be a window into a musician's roots. So it is with Dave Alvin's "West of the West," due May 30 from Yep Roc Records. The set gathers a baker's…

  10. 'Smile' Wins Top Music DVD Prize

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Brian Wilson's "Smile," a documentary about the troubled path to one of rock's most celebrated and mysterious albums, won top honors at the second annual Music DVD Awards, presented last night (March Brian Wilson's "Smile," a documentary about the troubled…

  11. This Day in Music

    March 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1998 - </b>Oasis' Liam Gallagher is charged in an Australian court after he allegedly headbutted a fan, breaking the fan's nose. Gallagher, the British group's lead singer, is charged with assault 2000 - Rapper Foxy Brown is treated for minor injuries following a…

  12. This Day In Music

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST - Carlos Santana's remarkable 1999 comeback receives further validation when the veteran Latin rocker is nominated for 10 Grammy Awards, including album of the year for his namesake band's Arista 2005 - Bono and the Edge aren't on hand to rub shoulders on stage with Ashlee…

  13. Nilsson Documentary Due Early Next Year

    December 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST A documentary focusing on the life and career of late singer/songwriter Harry Nilsson will be released early next year. A documentary focusing on the life and career of late singer/songwriter Harry Nilsson will be released early next year. "Who is Harry Nilsson (And Why is Everybody…

  14. OnTV

    December 12, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 12-18, 2005. MONDAY, DEC. 12 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist: Madonna. "Today," NBC Featured artists: Fiona Apple (also scheduled: Jack Black, Dermot Mulroney). "The Tyra Banks Show," Syndicated Featured artist: Institute.…

  15. OnTV

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 5-11, 2005. MONDAY, DEC. 5 "The Early Show," CBS Featured Artists: Clay Aiken, Tony Bennett, Tina Turner (also scheduled: Gisele Bundchen, Adam Rodriguez, Suzanne Farrell, Julie Harris, Robert Redford). "The Ellen DeGeneres Show,"…

  16. Billboard Bits: AMAs, Korn, Taking Back Sunday

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on AMAs, Korn, Taking Back Sunday Eurythmics and the All-American Rejects have joined the performance lineup for the 2005 American Music Awards, which will air live Nov. 22 on ABC from Los Angeles. Eurythmics will perform "I've Got a Life," a new song included on their…

  17. Mike Love Sues Brian Wilson Over 'Smile'

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mike Love is suing his cousin and former Beach Boys bandmate Brian Wilson, but Love's lawyer hopes the lawsuit won't mar their good vibrations. Mike Love is suing his cousin and former Beach Boys bandmate Brian Wilson, but Love's lawyer hopes the lawsuit won't mar their…

  18. Diamond To Blend New Songs Into Tour

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST With his new Rick Rubin-produced album, "12 Songs," due to hit stores Nov. 8 via Columbia, Neil Diamond plans to begin incorporating some of the material into his concert set lists. The artist will re With his new Rick Rubin-produced album, " 12 Songs ," due to hit stores…

  19. This Day in Music

    October 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Intel cybercasts the 13th annual Bridge School Benefit concert. The show features performances by the Who, Pearl Jam, and Brian Wilson, among others.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2002 - Run-DMC DJ Jam Master Jay (Jason Mizell)…

  20. Labels Band Together For Katrina Compilation

    October 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The four major labels, Concord Music Group and the Recording Industry Association of America are teaming for a double-disc compilation to benefit victims of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. "Hurricane Rel The four major labels, Concord Music Group and the Recording Industry Association of…

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