1. Nate Dogg Arrested On Drug Charges

    April 16, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Nate Dogg (real name: Nathaniel Dawayne Hale) was booked last Friday into Arizona's Mohave County Jail on felony charges of possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and a stolen firearm. He Rapper Nate Dogg (real name: Nathaniel Dawayne Hale) was booked last Friday into…

  2. 'N Sync Puppet Suit Dismissed

    April 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT A federal judge in Los Angeles has cut off a lawsuit against pop group 'N Sync brought on by puppet makers Sid and Marty Krofft. Their company sued in December 2000, seeking damages because an 'N Sync A federal judge in Los Angeles has cut off a lawsuit against pop group 'N…

  3. Staind, Godsmack, Aerosmith Top Boston Music Awards

    April 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Hard rocking acts Staind, Godsmack, and Aerosmith took home two prizes each at last night's 15th annual Boston Music Awards at Boston's Orpheum Theatre. Hard rocking acts Staind, Godsmack, and Aerosmith took home two prizes each at last night's 15th annual Boston Music Awards…

  4. Marilyn Manson Defends Himself Against Suit

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Following last week's filing of an unlawful death suit, Marilyn Manson (real name: Brian Warner) released a statement defending himself against claims that he was responsible for the death of a woman Following last week's filing of an unlawful death suit , Marilyn Manson (real name:…

  5. Marilyn Manson Slapped With Wrongful Death Suit

    April 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST The mother of a young woman killed in a car accident following an evening at the home of Interscope rocker Marilyn Manson (real name: Brian Warner) has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit against the artis The mother of a young woman killed in a car accident following an evening at the home of…

  6. Billboard Bits: F. Lips, Depeche Mode, Charlie Daniels

    April 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on F. Lips, Depeche Mode, Charlie Daniels Warner Bros. has set a July 16 North American release date for "Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots," the Flaming Lips highly anticipated next studio album. The set is the follow-up to 1999's critically hailed "The Soft Bulletin,…

  7. Billboard Bits: MTV/Osbournes, Hootie, Ruff Ryders

    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on MTV/Osbournes, Hootie, Ruff Ryders Looking to capitalize on the heat of "The Osbournes," which scored the highest rated series premiere in the network's history, MTV has given the greenlight to six new reality series set to bow in the next two months. The first of the…

  8. Winans Stand 'Together' For U.S. Tour

    March 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST Detroit's gospel family the Winans will stage a 40-city tour this summer -- reportedly the first time the household will perform together in a decade -- dubbed Together We Stand: The Winans Family Tou Detroit's gospel family the Winans will stage a 40-city tour this summer --…

  9. Six Feet Under

    March 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST The strength of HBO's Golden Globe-winning series Six Feet Under is its blanket quirkiness, magnificent characterization, and overarching themes of life and death. The strength of HBO's Golden Globe-winning series Six Feet Under is its blanket quirkiness, magnificent…

  10. Female Artists Set For V-Day Benefit

    March 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Hip-hop artist Eve, R&B singer Amel Larrieux, mezzo soprano Denyce Graves, and inspirational female a capella ensemble Sweet Honey In The Rock will take part in V-Day Harlem 2002, a benefit for co Hip-hop artist Eve, R&B singer Amel Larrieux, mezzo soprano Denyce Graves, and…

  11. Counting Crows Content In 'Candy' Land

    March 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST As first tipped here earlier this month, California-based modern rockers Counting Crows are slated to release their fourth studio album this summer via Geffen. Tentatively titled "Hard Candy," the set As first tipped here earlier this month, California-based modern rockers Counting…

  12. Vintage Richard Hell Frozen In 'Time'

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Punk original Richard Hell is in retrospective mode. On March 19, Matador Records will release "Time," a two-CD compilation of vintage 1975-1984 live recordings -- more than half of them previously un Punk original Richard Hell is in retrospective mode. On March 19, Matador Records…

  13. 11TunesOnTV

    March 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-releated TV listings for March 11-17, 2002. MONDAY, MARCH 11, 2002 "Fear Factor," NBC Featured Artist: Backstreet Boys' Kevin Richardson (also scheduled: Stephen Baldwin, Alison Sweeney, Kelly Packard, Alan Thicke, Ali Landry; hosted by Joe Rogan). "The NewMusic,…

  14. Lucky 7

    March 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST Dallas' psychobilly patriarch Reverend Horton Heat (aka Jim Heath) can outplay anyone with a guitar this side of Dick Dale. Dallas' psychobilly patriarch Reverend Horton Heat (aka Jim Heath) can outplay anyone with a guitar this side of Dick Dale. Together with slap-bassist Jimbo…

  15. Sam Moore Dusts Off 30-Year-Old 'Lovin'

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST More than 30 years after the heyday of soul duo Sam & Dave, Sam Moore has finally launched a solo career, and he's packing potent material on "Plenty Good Lovin': The Lost Solo Album." Released Ja More than 30 years after the heyday of soul duo Sam & Dave, Sam…

  16. Zeppelin's John Paul Jones Brings The 'Thunder'

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST As a principal member of what was arguably the greatest rock'n'roll band of all time, John Paul Jones was in need for a change by the time Led Zeppelin dissolved in 1980. Putting his own music on the As a principal member of what was arguably the greatest rock'n'roll band…

  17. McCartney Extends North American Tour Plans

    February 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST As first reported here this week, Paul McCartney will kick off his first major tour since 1993 on April 1 in Oakland, Calif. The Driving USA tour, which was originally only scheduled to encompass 12 d As first reported here this week, Paul McCartney will kick off his first major tour since…

  18. Britney Summer Tour Bows In Vegas

    February 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST Britney Spears will launch a summer arena tour over Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas, where she filmed her HBO special last November, according to her official Web site. The jaunt is currently schedu Britney Spears will launch a summer arena tour over Memorial Day weekend in Las Vegas, where…

  19. Billboard Bits: Waylon Jennings, Napster, The Living End

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Waylon Jennings, Napster, The Living End A special event honoring the late country icon Waylon Jennings will be held March 23 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. Limited public seating will be available in the venue's balcony. No other details have yet been confirmed for the…

  20. CSNY Tour Revels In Spontaneity

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST With more than 900 songs in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's combined repertoire, David Crosby tells Billboard.com that the band's second tour in three years is all about spontaneity and the unearth With more than 900 songs in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's combined…

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