1. Amina

    January 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Icelandic ladies of Amina are like musical sorceresses wielding an array of instruments. The Icelandic ladies of Amina are like musical sorceresses wielding an array of instruments. The quartet, best-known as the string section and supporting group for post-rock act Sigur Rós, draws from…

  2. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>HBO is the home of the world premiere of Janet Jackson's new music video "Every Time." The premiere takes place just before the 8 p.m. showing of "William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet" a 2003 - Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice…

  3. Austin City Limits Festival / Sept. 23-25, 2005 / Austin, Texas (Zilker Park)

    September 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The story at the fourth annual Austin City Limits Music Festival ended up being not the spectacular headlining set by Coldplay, the debut of some frenzied new Franz Ferdinand material or the reputatio The story at the fourth annual Austin City Limits Music Festival ended up being not the…

  4. Oasis / Sept. 12, 2005 / Los Angeles (Hollywood

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Oasis / Sept. 12, 2005 / Los Angeles (Hollywood Bowl) An Oasis performance in the year 2005 is like having sex or eating pizza. Even when it's bad, it's still pretty good. Gone is the heyday of the group's lean and muscular swagger that launched it into stardom more than 10…

  5. Hill's 'Fireflies' Lights Up The Billboard 200

    August 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Faith Hill's return to her country roots earns the songstress her third No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "Fireflies." Her sixth effort for Warner Bros. Nashville sold 329,000 copies in the United State Faith Hill's return to her country roots earns the songstress her third…

  6. Los Temerarios: Brothers In Music

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The following interview with Los Temerarios principals Adolfo and Gustavo Angel is excerpted from a Billboard Stars special feature that appears in the July 9, 2005, issue of the magazine. Beyond an extensive interview with the brothers behind…

  7. My Morning Jacket Stretches Out On 'Z'

    June 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT My Morning Jacket takes its Southern-tinged rock'n'roll to new and exciting places on its fourth studio album, "Z." As previously reported, the 10-track set will be released Sept. 20 via ATO/RCA and w My Morning Jacket takes its Southern-tinged rock'n'roll to new…

  8. Q&A: Wayne Shorter

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. During a two-night appearance at last month's Umbria Jazz Melbourne '05 festival in Australia, Wayne Shorter, jazz's pre-eminent saxophonist, was an intrepid astronaut navigating the musical cosmos with improvisational brio. With…

  9. Faithfull Going Orchestral For U.K. Fest

    May 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Marianne Faithfull will unveil "Symphony Under the Spire," collaboration between the Sarum Orchestra, a 60-voice choir and her band, when she headlines the U.K.'s Salisbury International Arts Festival Marianne Faithfull will unveil "Symphony Under the Spire,"…

  10. Coldplay, Wilco, Crowes Lead ACL Lineup

    May 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie, Doves, Buddy Guy, the Allman Brothers Band and Franz Ferdinand lead the lineup for the fourth Austin City Coldplay, Wilco, Widespread Panic, Oasis, the Black Crowes, Jimmy Cliff, Death Cab For Cutie,…

  11. Billboard Latin Awards Reflect Genre's Evolution

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The winners of this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards reflected the changing sound of Latin music and the public's reception of it. At last night's event (April 28) in Miami, multiple winners includ The winners of this year's Billboard Latin Music Awards reflected the…

  12. 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards Winners

    April 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Winners of the 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards held April 28 at Florida's Miami Arena. Below are the winners of the 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards. The 16th annual event was held April 28 at Florida's Miami Arena and broadcast live on the Telemundo network. The Billboard Latin…

  13. Billboard Bits: White Stripes, Underworld, Dears

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on White Stripes, Underworld, Dears The White Stripes have extended their spring South American tour, which will begin with a previously announced three-show run in Mexico. The group will also play shows in Guatemala, Panama, Columbia, Chile and Argentina before wrapping the run with a…

  14. 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Billboard Latin Music Awards Finalists Below are the finalists for the 2005 Billboard Latin Music Awards, to be presented April 28 in Miami. Hot Latin Track Of The Year: "Me Dedique A Perderte" Alejandro Fernandez (Sony Discos) "Nada Valgo Sin Tu Amor" Juanes (Surco…

  15. Game Back On As 'Documentary' Rebounds To No. 1

    February 09, 2005 12:00 AM EST Fans are still clamoring for the Game, prompting the return of his Aftermath/G-Unit/Interscope debut "The Documentary" to No. 1 on The Billboard 200. Despite a 28% slide, sales of 190,000 U.S. copies, Fans are still clamoring for the Game, prompting the return of his Aftermath/G…

  16. Solo

    February 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST When pianist Michel Camilo pilots his trio, he gives the Bad Plus a run for its money when it comes to clamor. While much of his recorded output is with the trio, for his latest, the Dominican Republi When pianist Michel Camilo pilots his trio, he gives the Bad Plus a run for its money when…

  17. Azteca America TV To Bow 'Billboard Latino'

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST The program will air Saturdays at 9 p.m. ET and will be co-produced by the Hispanic broadcaster, Billboard magazine and 13th Floor Television. "Billboard Latino," a weekly one-hour entertainment magazine show, will premiere Feb. 5 on the Azteca America television network. The…

  18. Country, Pop, Rock To Grace RodeoHouston

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST The entertainment lineup for the 2005 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo -- aka RodeoHouston -- is packed with notable artists from many genres. The entertainment lineup for the 2005 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo -- aka RodeoHouston -- is packed with notable artists from many genres. As…

  19. Venegas Dominates Premios Oye! Awards

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors Saturday (Nov. 13) at Mexico's third annual Premios Oye! Awards. Julieta Venegas continued her winning streak of music awards, taking top honors Saturday (Nov. 13) at Mexico's third annual Premios Oye!…

  20. 'Offroad Fury3' Offers Slate Of Sony Sounds

    October 26, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Good Charlotte, Lostprophets, Coheed and Cambria and other Sony BMG Music affiliated artists will be found on the in-game soundtrack to "ATV Offroad Fury3." Exclusive to Sony's PlayStation 2 game plat Good Charlotte, Lostprophets, Coheed and Cambria and other Sony BMG Music…

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