1. Shut Up

    December 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST For a kid of a spectacularly famous musician, releasing an album of his or her own can be painful. RELEASE DATE: Nov. 26 For a kid of a spectacularly famous musician, releasing an album of his or her own can be painful. Comparisons to mom or, in this case, dad, often pile onto the work…

  2. Online Benefit Auction Boasts Music Memorabilia

    December 09, 2002 12:00 AM EST A gold record signed by R.E.M., a harmonica autographed by Alanis Morissette, rare photographs of the Beatles during the filming of "A Hard Day's Night," an autographed Aerosmith guitar, and handwritt A gold record signed by R.E.M., a harmonica autographed by Alanis Morissette,…

  3. Joan Jett Sues Movie Producers for 'Prey' Pay

    October 31, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran rocker Joan Jett is suing the producers of a would-be movie "Prey for Rock & Roll," saying she hasn't been paid for her work on the film, according to a federal lawsuit filed yesterday (Oc Veteran rocker Joan Jett is suing the producers of a would-be movie "…

  4. This Day in Music

    September 22, 2002 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Isaac Stern, one of the last great violinists of his generation, a fiddler who saved Carnegie Hall from the wreckers and a mentor to generations of classical musicians who followed him, 2001 - Isaac Stern, one of the last great violinists of his generation, a fiddler…

  5. Jett Offers Out Of Print Albums Online

    August 14, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rock artist Joan Jett has taken matters into her own hands and is offering downloads of three out-of-print albums for purchase on her official Web site. Veteran rock artist Joan Jett has taken matters into her own hands and is offering downloads of three out-of-print albums for…

  6. Music for the Cure: It's About Eve

    June 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT "There is no immediate cure, all women are at risk, and early detection is vital to survival. This project honors all women who have lost the fight to breast cancer and all those who have survived it, "There is no immediate cure, all women are at risk, and early detection is vital…

  7. An Illustrated History

    June 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The Beach Boys. Village People. Basement Jaxx. Spice Girls. The Go-Go's. Stereolab. David Bowie. Joan Jett. Dexy's Midnight Runners. The Dixie Cups. The Plastics. Deee-Lite. Charo. They're all referen The Beach Boys. Village People. Basement Jaxx. Spice Girls. The Go-Go's.…

  8. Jett Adds Track To Breast Cancer Benefit

    May 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rocker Joan Jett has recorded a cover of the Beatles' "The Word" for a new compilation that benefits breast cancer charities. The song is a bonus on the otherwise 13-track "It's About Eve (Mus Veteran rocker Joan Jett has recorded a cover of the Beatles' …

  9. Gershon, Jett Bring The 'Rock'

    April 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Actress Gina Gershon ("Showgirls," "Face/Off") will star in the film "Prey for Rock & Roll" as the leader of an all-girl band trying to make it big in the Los Angeles rock'n'roll scene. The film a Actress Gina Gershon ("Showgirls," "…

  10. Springsteen Sets Holiday Benefit Concert Series

    November 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen will once again host a series of holiday benefit shows at Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J. The five concerts, set for Dec. 3-4 and 6-8, will feature the Max Weinberg 7 from "Late Bruce Springsteen will once again host a series of holiday benefit shows at Convention…

  11. Britney Preparing For New Album, Tour

    October 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Britney Spears says she has fully recovered from the flu that forced her to restructure the North American tour in support of her third Jive album, "Britney," due Nov. 6. As previously reported, the t Britney Spears says she has fully recovered from the flu that forced her to…

  12. Benefit Update: Beasties, NYC, Country Freedom

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence benefit concert, to be held Oct. 29 at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom. While the veteran hip-hop trio and Pakistani vo The Beastie Boys have added a second night to their New Yorkers Against Violence…

  13. Comcast To Air Benefit Featuring Springsteen, Bon Jovi

    October 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe Snow, and Joan Jett will be broadcast live Friday (Oct. 19) via Philadelphia-based cable television provider The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe…

  14. More Superstars Confirmed For 'Concert for New York'

    October 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and Billy Joel are among those newly confirmed to participate in the Concert for New York, set for Oct. 20 at New York's Madison Square Garden. Latin su Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and Billy Joel are among those newly…

  15. Are You Man Enough?

    July 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The members of Betty Blowtorch are half-kidding when they sing, "We've got no integrity/But we sure do look good." In fact, the Los Angeles-based band is usually half-kidding. The members of Betty Blowtorch are half-kidding when they sing, "We've got no integrity/But…

  16. EMP Marks Anniversary With Concert Series

    June 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Experience Music Project will celebrate its first anniversary with a June 19-23 concert series in the interactive Seattle museum's intimate Sky Church theatre. Dubbed "A Musical Odyssey," the even The Experience Music Project will celebrate its first anniversary with a June…

  17. 'Twisted Forever' Due In August

    June 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Originally slated for September, "Twisted Forever," a 16-track tribute to 1980s pop metal band Twisted Sister, has been bumped up to Aug. 14. As previously reported, the Koch Records set features cove Originally slated for September, "Twisted Forever," a 16-track tribute…

  18. Ramone's Life Remembered As A 'Gas'

    May 21, 2001 12:00 AM EDT At an event pulled together by his family and friends, the late Joey Ramone (real name: Jeffrey Hyman) was toasted Saturday night in New York by an all-star cast of characters. Emceed by E Street Band At an event pulled together by his family and friends, the late Joey Ramone (real name:…

  19. Amy Ray Goes 'Stag' Across The U.S.

    March 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Indigo Girl Amy Ray has announced an 18-city tour in support of her debut solo album, "Stag." The tour, with indie-punk outfit the Butchies acting as Ray's backing band, kicks off with a sold-out show Indigo Girl Amy Ray has announced an 18-city tour in support of her debut…

  20. Indigo Girl Amy Ray Goes 'Stag'

    March 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Although solo projects often spell trouble for an established act, Amy Ray says that recording "Stag" on her own ultimately solidifies her creative union with longtime Indigo Girls partner Emily Although solo projects often spell trouble for an established act, Amy Ray says that…

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