1. Fan Fair Lineup Expands

    April 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Nashville's Fan Fair 2002 has added a host of artists to its immense roster of previously announced talent. Alabama, Bill Anderson, David Ball, Tracy Byrd, Mark Chesnutt, Charlie Daniels, Montgomery G Nashville's Fan Fair 2002 has added a host of artists to its immense roster of…

  2. Artists Line Up For 'Fan Nation'

    April 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Sheryl Crow, the Goo Goo Dolls, and Ryan Adams are among the music stars who will take part in the second annual Fan Nation concert, set for April 27 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in Irvine, Ca Sheryl Crow, the Goo Goo Dolls, and Ryan Adams are among the music stars who will take part…

  3. Hot Product

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from Goo Goo Dolls, Neil Young, Bonnie Raitt, Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, and more. Out Of The 'Gutter' Goo Goo Dolls' "Gutterflower" (Warner Bros.) follows the biggest studio album of the threesome's career, 1998's "Dizzy Up the…

  4. Tunes On TV

    April 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Music-related television listings for April 8-14, 2002. MONDAY, APRIL 8, 2002 "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," Featured Artists: Chris Botti, Shawn Colvin (also scheduled: Greta Van Susteren). "MTV's Campus Invasion 2002," MTV Featured Artists: Nickelback, Default,…

  5. Bowie Corrals Townshend, Grohl For 'Heathen'

    April 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST The Who's Pete Townshend and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl have both lent their signature guitar licks to David Bowie's upcoming ISO/Columbia album "Heathen," due June 11. Townshend, who previously The Who's Pete Townshend and Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl have…

  6. Jackson Browne Plans Acoustic Tour

    April 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Noted singer/songwriter and social activist Jackson Browne will hit the road for a solo acoustic tour, set to begin May 5 in Concord, N.H. The trek will visit a variety of intimate theaters and halls Noted singer/songwriter and social activist Jackson Browne will hit the road for a solo…

  7. London Prosecutor Accuses Buck Of Lying

    April 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST R.E.M guitarist Peter Buck was accused today (April 3) of lying to protect his career after an alleged drunken rampage on a trans-Atlantic flight last April. R.E.M guitarist Peter Buck was accused today (April 3) of lying to protect his career after an alleged drunken rampage on a trans…

  8. 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,…

  9. Wonder, Brooks To Be Honored By Songwriters Hall

    April 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST The Songwriters Hall of Fame (SHOF) will present a pair of special awards to Stevie Wonder and Garth Brooks at the organization's June 13 induction and awards ceremony. Wonder will receive a lifetime The Songwriters Hall of Fame (SHOF) will present a pair of special awards to Stevie…

  10. Westerberg Suits Up For In-Store Tour

    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Former Replacements frontman Paul Westerberg will play his first shows in five years at a series of in-store performances beginning later this month. The solo acoustic shows come in support of the art Former Replacements frontman Paul Westerberg will play his first shows in five years at a…

  11. 14TunesOnTV

    April 01, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for April 1-7, 2002 MONDAY, APRIL 1, 2002 "Late Night With Conan O' Brien," NBC Featured Artist: Shannon McNally (also scheduled: Nathan Lane, Ben Chaplin). "The Late Late Show With Craig Kilborn," CBS Featured Artist: Phantom Planet (also…

  12. Billboard Bits: Fonsi/Fatone, Portishead, Steven Tyler

    March 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Fonsi/Fatone, Portishead, Steven Tyler Latin vocalist Luis Fonsi recently enlisted the directorial services of 'N Sync's Joey Fatone on the video for his new single, "Secret." The track will be found on Fonsi's English-language debut, "Fight the Feeling,…

  13. David Bowie Signs With Columbia Records

    March 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST Despite declaring last December that he's "had one too many years of bumping heads with the corporate structure," David Bowie has inked a new deal with Columbia Records. Despite declaring last December that he's "had one too many years of bumping heads with the…

  14. Elvis Costello Slates U.S. Tour

    March 27, 2002 12:00 AM EST Elvis Costello has lined up his first slate of U.S. tour dates in support of his forthcoming Island album "When I Was Cruel." Currently confirmed dates kick off May 18 in Portland, Ore., and last thro Elvis Costello has lined up his first slate of U.S. tour dates in support of his…

  15. Corgan, Earle, Spector 'Waltz' In Chicago

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST An eclectic array of artists shared the stage Saturday at Chicago's Metro for the fourth annual Waltz benefit, which organizers said raised $40,000 for Heartland Alliance's Neon Street, a local charit An eclectic array of artists shared the stage Saturday at Chicago's Metro for…

  16. Jail Time Sought For Estefan Suspect

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST A Miami prosecutor said that he intends to seek a jail sentence against a Venezuelan singer/actor charged with trespassing at the island home of Gloria and Emilio Estefan. The Estefans have obtained a A Miami prosecutor said that he intends to seek a jail sentence against a Venezuelan singer…

  17. Waylon Jennings Remembered In Nashville

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Waylon Jennings' independent spirit was honored on Saturday (March 23), with friends like Kris Kristofferson and Travis Tritt singing the praises and songs of the iconoclastic country music star. Trit Waylon Jennings' independent spirit was honored on Saturday (March 23), with…

  18. Trey Anastasio Steps Out Of Phish's Shadow

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Trey Anastasio is the first to admit he's a little frazzled. On a chilly afternoon in late February, the frontman for seminal Vermont jam band Phish is pacing around New York's fabled Electric Lady St Trey Anastasio is the first to admit he's a little frazzled. On a chilly…

  19. 13TunesOnTV

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Music related TV listings for March 25-31, 2002. MONDAY, MARCH 25, 2002 "Profiles at Wolftrap," BET On Jazz Featured Artists: Robert Cray, B.B. King, Jonny Lang, Keb' Mo'. "Top of the Pops," BBC America Featured Artists: Bjork, Celine Dion, Shaggy, Natalie…

  20. Buck Denies Drunkenness Accusations

    March 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck denied prosecutors' suggestions that he lied about taking a sleeping pill on a trans-Atlantic flight to avoid accusations of drunkenness after his alleged rampage on the pl R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck denied prosecutors' suggestions that he lied about…

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