1. Beatles Reveal Track List For 'Love' Soundtrack

    October 17, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The track list has been revealed for the soundtrack to the Cirque Du Soleil/Beatles show "Love," due Nov. 21 via Apple Corps Ltd/Capitol. The 26-track disc, housed on a DVD-Audio/DVD-Video hybrid, wil The track list has been revealed for the soundtrack to the Cirque Du Soleil…

  2. The Beatles Get Mashed Up On 'Love' Soundtrack

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The music for the album and stage extravaganza, which is running at Las Vegas' Mirage Hotel, was assembled by Beatles producer George Martin and his son, Giles, from the original master tapes. As expected, the soundtrack to the Cirque Du Soleil/Beatles show "Love" will arrive…

  3. Billboard Bits: U.K. Hall Of Fame, Jeff Beck, Next Music

    September 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Brian Wilson, Dusty Springfield, Led Zeppelin and Rod Stewart will be among the acts inducted this year into the U.K. Music Hall Of Fame. The third annual gala will be held Nov. 14 at north London ven Brian Wilson, Dusty Springfield, Led Zeppelin and Rod Stewart will be among the acts…

  4. Beatles Musical Set To Open In Las Vegas

    June 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In the desert gambling city of Las Vegas, the Canadian acrobatic troupe Cirque du Soleil today (June 30) opens its "Love" celebration of the musical legacy of the Beatles, marking the band's first agr In the desert gambling city of Las Vegas, the Canadian acrobatic troupe…

  5. Ask Billboard

    June 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Answers to readers' questions about the Beatles, Garbage and that one song you heard on the radio in Germany. WHAT FOLLOWS "1"? Keith, I remember reading a while back that EMI was going to release a new Beatles compilation, a follow up to "1." What has happened? Also,…

  6. 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.…

  7. This Day in Music

    June 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>Andy Simpkins, a top-ranked jazz bassist who toured for many years with singers Sarah Vaughan and Carmen McRae, dies of stomach cancer at Brotman Medical Center in Culver City. He is 67. 2000 - Tim McGraw is named the National Fatherhood Institute's father of…

  8. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Scott Weiland, lead singer of Stone Temple Pilots, and model Mary Forsberg, are wed in Los Angeles. Weiland, who had been released from prison in January and a court-ordered stint in reh 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their…

  9. Billboard Bits: George Martin, Matthew Sweet, Plaid

    April 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT News on George Martin, Matthew Sweet, Plaid Sir George Martin will be inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame at induction ceremony to be held later this year in London. The "fifth Beatle" will receive this year's honorary member trophy for his contribution to British music.…

  10. HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE: My Life Recording the Music of the Beatles

    March 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Fab Four's sound engineer, present from their first single to their final album, tells all about sharing studio time with the biggest rock band in history. The Fab Four's sound engineer, present from their first single to their final album, tells all about sharing studio time…

  11. Capitol Boxes Up More Beatles Albums

    March 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Capitol Records will on April 11 release the Beatles' "Capitol Albums Volume 2," the companion to a 2004 collection that featured the group's first four U.S. album releases. The new edition sports "Th Capitol Records will on April 11 release the Beatles' "…

  12. Classic Cheap Trick Albums To Be Reissued

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST The classic Cheap Trick albums "Dream Police" and "All Shook Up" will be reissued in expanded form March 7 via Epic/Legacy. The classic Cheap Trick albums "Dream Police" and "All Shook Up" will be reissued in expanded form March 7 via Epic/Legacy. The…

  13. Tom Jones Honored With Knighthood

    January 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST Tom Jones was among those on the Queen of England's annual the New Year list of honors announced Saturday. Tom Jones was among those on the Queen of England's annual the New Year list of honors announced Saturday. The 65 year-old Welsh singer joins a group of previous pop-rock…

  14. This Day in Music

    October 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1999 - </b>George Martin, who produced most of the Beatles albums, lends his reputation and four decades of music business experience to a start-up Internet company catering to unsigned bands. Mart 2004 - In the midst of the Halloween season when the 1960s novelty hit "…

  15. Love them or love them not, you have to

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Love them or love them not, you have to appreciate the "doing what we want" ethos of the Dandy Warhols' new "Odditorium or Warlords of Mars." Love them or love them not, you have to appreciate the "doing what we want" ethos of the Dandy Warhols' new …

  16. This Day in Music

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Tim McGraw is named the National Fatherhood Institute's father of the year during the non-profit organizations annual summit in Washington, D.C. McGraw, married to country singer Faith H 2000 - Tim McGraw is named the National Fatherhood Institute's father…

  17. This Day in Music

    May 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2001 - U2 lead singer Bono and his wife Ali welcome a new baby boy into their family. 2000 - Bad Boy Records rapper Black Rob (a.k.a. Robert Ross) is arrested and charged with criminal…

  18. Stones, Queen Among U.K. Hall Of Famers

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michael Jackson and Robbie Williams have been chosen by fans to be inducted into the U.K. Music Hall of Fame at the inaugural ceremony last night (Nov. 11) at Cliff Richard, the Rolling Stones, Queen, Michael Jackson and Robbie Williams have been…

  19. Music for Montserrat

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The DVD format has afforded music enthusiasts a vast library of rare or previously unseen concert performances, usually with a high-resolution, surround sound audio track. The DVD format has afforded music enthusiasts a vast library of rare or previously unseen concert performances, usually…

  20. After 35 Years, Beatles 'Let' Last Album 'Be'

    November 14, 2003 12:00 AM EST In spite of the album's title, it wouldn't have been right to "Let It Be," given the circumstances and outcome of the Beatles' January 1969 recording project. In spite of the album's title, it wouldn't have been right to "Let It Be," given the…

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