1. Borland Rejoins Limp Bizkit

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Original guitarist Wes Borland has rejoined Limp Bizkit, according to frontman Fred Durst's online journal. Original guitarist Wes Borland has rejoined Limp Bizkit, according to frontman Fred Durst's online journal. "Well, now the Limp Bizkit fans know about Wes," he wrote…

  2. Britney Covering Bobby Brown On Hits Set

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Britney Spears' cover of Bobby Brown's 1988 No. 1 Billboard Hot 100 hit "My Prerogative" will serve as the first single and title of her upcoming "Greatest Hits" album. The full track list has yet to Britney Spears' cover of Bobby Brown's 1988 No. 1…

  3. McGraw Plans Second NBC Special

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A pair of fall concerts in Wisconsin will be the basis for Tim McGraw's second NBC concert special. A pair of fall concerts in Wisconsin will be the basis for Tim McGraw's second NBC concert special. The shows will take place Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 at the Resch Center in Green Bay. An…

  4. Story Of The Year Going 'Soft And Pretty'

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The third single from rising rock act Story Of The Year's debut Maverick album "Page Avenue" will be "Sidewalks," lead singer Dan Marsala tells Billboard.com. The third single from rising rock act Story Of The Year's debut Maverick album "Page Avenue"…

  5. Simpson Stays Steady With No. 1 Album

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT For a third, non-consecutive week, MTV chanteuse Ashlee Simpson finds her debut Geffen album atop The Billboard 200. Despite an 8% decline in sales to 263,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen For a third, non-consecutive week, MTV chanteuse Ashlee Simpson finds her debut Geffen album…

  6. 'Punk Voter' Slates 'Rock Against Bush' Tour

    August 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Raising the stakes of its commitment to changing the political landscape in America, Punk Voter is launching the Rock Against Bush Tour. Raising the stakes of its commitment to changing the political landscape in America, Punk Voter is launching the Rock Against Bush Tour. Kicking off Sept.…

  7. Billboard Bits: KCRW, Steve Earle, Raven-Symone

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT News on KCRW, Steve Earle, Raven-Symone Coldplay's Chris Martin and Jonny Buckland, Nellie McKay and Rilo Kiley have signed on for influential California radio station KCRW's fourth annual benefit concert, A Sounds Eclectic Evening. Additional artists will be added to the bill for…

  8. Jackson Hearing Resembles Hollywood Production

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT As court appearances go, it was a Hollywood-style production, with Michael Jackson and his siblings dressed all in white as they approached the courthouse in Santa Maria, Calif., yesterday (Aug. 16) i As court appearances go, it was a Hollywood-style production, with Michael Jackson and his…

  9. Jailed Shyne Loses Phone Privileges

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rapper Shyne, who signed a $3 million record deal and recorded part of his new album while in prison, had his phone privileges revoked yesterday (Aug. 16). Rapper Shyne, who signed a $3 million record deal and recorded part of his new album while in prison, had his phone privileges revoked…

  10. Billboard Bits: Green Day, Judas Priest, Thrills

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Stories on Green Day, Judas Priest and the Thrills. Green Day has scheduled a slate of four club shows during which the band will play its new album, "American Idiot" (Reprise), in its entirety. The shows are set for Sept. 16 in Los Angeles; Sept. 18 in Chicago; the day of the album…

  11. Bocelli Pops With 'Andrea'

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli will return Nov. 9 with a pop album, "Andrea." The Phillips/Sugar set will boast guest appearances by the Gipsy Kings and Holly Stell, as well as songs written by Guy Cham Italian tenor Andrea Bocelli will return Nov. 9 with a pop album, "Andrea.…

  12. 34TunesOnTV

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Aug. 16-22, 2004. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, AUG. 16 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Bruce Hornsby (also scheduled: Erica Kennedy, Tonya Lewis Lee, Crystal McCrary Anthony). "Total Request Live," MTV…

  13. Report: Michael Jackson Not 'Manhandled'

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The state attorney general's office has concluded that Michael Jackson was not "manhandled" by sheriff's deputies who took him into custody last year on child molestation charges, CBS News reported ye The state attorney general's office has concluded that Michael…

  14. 'Curtain' Falls On Phish's Career

    August 16, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Phish called it a career last night (Aug. 15) at the end of the second day of its weekend-long finale in Coventry, Vt. Before a crowd of more than 70,000 fans, the Vermont-based jam band wrapped thing Phish called it a career last night (Aug. 15) at the end of the second day of its weekend…

  15. MAINSTREAM ROCK TRACKS

    August 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/airplay/mainstream.jsp 1. "Just Like You," Three Days Grace 2. "Slither," Velvet Revolver 3. "Cold," Crossfade 4. "So Cold," Breaking Benjamin 5. "OPEN YOUR EYES," ALTER BRIDGE Issue date: Aug. 21, 2004 News …

  16. Hot Product

    August 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Future Soundtrack for America Headed For The 'Future' Blink-182, R.E.M., the Flaming Lips, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Fountains Of Wayne are among the artists who have donated tracks to the fundraising compilation "Future Soundtrack for America," due this week via Barsuk. The…

  17. Hot Product

    August 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Additional titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: The debut album from rap trio 213 (Snoop Dogg, Warren G and Nate Dogg), "The Hard Way" (TVT). Pianist Bruce Hornsby's "Halcyon Days" (Columbia), featuring guest spots by Sting, Elton John and Eric…

  18. Mud Stops Fans Headed To Phish Farewell

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT With hundreds of cars stuck in the mud and more pouring in, Vermont State Police today (Aug. 14) started turning back traffic headed to the Phish farewell concert in Coventry, Vt., and told tickethold With hundreds of cars stuck in the mud and more pouring in, Vermont State Police today (Aug.…

  19. The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Listening to the soundtrack to "The Princess Diaries 2" is much like flipping through a real journal: Each track, like each new day, yields something different from the previous one. Listening to the soundtrack to "The Princess Diaries 2" is much like flipping through a…

  20. Beautiful Yesterday

    August 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT What makes Dayna Kurtz's new album "Beautiful Yesterday" so inspiring isn't just the vast range of material. What makes Dayna Kurtz's new album "Beautiful Yesterday" so inspiring isn't just the vast range of material. Nor is it her uncommonly…

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