1. Spiritualized Sets Live Dates

    August 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT U.K. psychedelic rock act Spiritualized, whose fifth studio album... U.K. psychedelic rock act Spiritualized, whose fifth studio album " Amazing Grace " is due Sept. 9 from Spaceman/Sanctuary Records, have set a host of North American tour dates in October and November, following a…

  2. 2003 Juno Awards Nominees

    February 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST JUNO AWARDS NOMINEES Below are the nominees for Canada's 2003 Juno Awards, to be handed out April 6 at the Corel Centre in the country's capitol region, Ottowa-Gatineau. SINGLE OF THE YEAR "Bulletproof," Blue Rodeo (WEA/Warner) "A New Day Has Come," Celine…

  3. GREAT CONDUCTORS OF THE 20TH CENTURY

    August 31, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The mid-20th-century was a Golden Age for orchestral conductors—a fact underlined by today's dearth of larger-than-life maestros. The mid-20th-century was a Golden Age for orchestral conductors—a fact underlined by today's dearth of larger-than-life maestros. As a surpassing follow…

  4. Leading Austrian Violinist Schneiderhan Dies

    May 21, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Wolfgang Schneiderhan, one of the 20th century's best-known violinists, died in a Vienna hospital, officials of the Vienna Philharmonic orchestra said today (May 21). He was 86. Clemens Hellsberg, the Wolfgang Schneiderhan, one of the 20th century's best-known violinists, died in a…

  5. Breeders Going Global For 'Title TK'

    April 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Resurrected alt-rockers the Breeders have announced a host of European and North American tour dates running through mid-August in support of the new record. Resurrected alt-rockers the Breeders -- whose third album , "Title TK" (Elektra), is due May 21 -- have announced a host of…

  6. Billboard Bits: Bubba Sparxxx, Richard Pryor, A

    March 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Bubba Sparxxx, Richard Pryor, A A birthday party for Southern rapper Bubba Sparxxx (real name: Warren Mathis) turned ugly Tuesday night in Athens, Ga., after three men were stabbed, one of them critically injured. Eric McAnally, who manages Nashville rapper Haystack, was in critical…

  7. Samba Rock

    January 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST Thirty years after their recording debut and 26 years since their last album, the original members of Brazil's Trio Mocotó—Luiz Carlos Fritz, Nereu Gargalo, and João Parahyba&#x20 Thirty years after their recording debut and 26 years since their last album, the original members of…

  8. THE ART OF VIOLIN

    January 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST The latest in Warner's "Art Of . . ." series of classical documentaries—following wonderful films dedicated to conducting, singing, and the piano—comes this gloss on the violin, with an The latest in Warner's "Art Of . . ." series of classical documentaries…

  9. Kimball To Sell Bosendorfer Piano Division

    December 21, 2001 12:00 AM EST Indiana-based Kimball International has agreed to sell its famed <A HREF="http://www.boesendorfer.com/" TARGET="new">Boesendorfer</A> piano division to an Austrian bank. Helmut Elsner, president of th Indiana-based Kimball International has agreed to sell its…

  10. Mercury Rev Takes 'Dream' On Tour

    October 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Veteran experimental rock act Mercury Rev has lined up its first series of North American dates in support of its latest V2 album, "All Is Dream." The trek begins Nov. 22 in Toronto and wraps Dec. 12 Veteran experimental rock act Mercury Rev has lined up its first series of North…

  11. Oysterhead Emerges For Album, Fall Trek

    August 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Oysterhead, the alt-rock supergroup featuring Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, Primus bassist Les Claypool, and former Police drummer Stewart Copeland, will on Oct. 2 release its Elektra debut album, " Oysterhead, the alt-rock supergroup featuring Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, Primus…

  12. DMX To Revive 'M' On Big Screen

    June 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT After successfully teaming with producer Joel Silver on Warner Bros.' action films "Exit Wounds" and "Romeo Must Die," rapper DMX is reteaming with Silver and the studio for a third time on an untitle After successfully teaming with producer Joel Silver on Warner Bros…

  13. Tortoise Takes 'Standards' On World Tour

    February 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Acclaimed Chicago instrumentalists Tortoise have lined up an extensive world tour in support of "Standards," the group's fourth Thrill Jockey album, due Feb. 20. The European portion of the trek will Acclaimed Chicago instrumentalists Tortoise have lined up an extensive world…

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