1. Billboard Bits: Diffie, 112, 'Sisters In The Spirit'

    December 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stories on Joe Diffie, 112 and the 'Sisters In The Spirit' tour. Joe Diffie's 1994 hit "Pickup Man" gets new life in commercials for Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar. A rewritten, re-recorded version of the song is being used to advertise the Overland Park…

  2. Evanescence Member Goes AWOL

    November 05, 2003 12:00 AM EST Evanescence lead guitarist Ben Moody abruptly left the Arkansas-based band last month in Berlin in the midst of a world tour. A Wind-Up spokesperson would only confirm, "Ben is not on the current date Evanescence lead guitarist Ben Moody abruptly left the Arkansas-based band last month…

  3. Underworld Gets Anthologized

    October 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Acclaimed U.K. electronica outfit Underworld will celebrate its first decade's worth of music on "Anthology 1992-2002," due Nov. 3 internationally and Dec. 9 in North America via V2. Acclaimed U.K. electronica outfit Underworld will celebrate its first decade's worth of…

  4. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>At the 2002 Jammy Awards, Trey Anastasio picks up two awards, his band Phish wins one. 2002 - At the 2002 Jammy Awards, Trey Anastasio picks up two awards, his band Phish wins one. 2001 - Jazz composer, arranger, conductor, and teacher Manny Albam dies of cancer at…

  5. R&B Heavyweights Join Essence Fest Lineup

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, and Babyface are among the latest additions to the Essence Music Festival bill. Set for July 3-5 in New Orleans, the event has also added Yolanda Adams, Musiq, and Kindred Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, and Babyface are among the latest additions to the Essence Music…

  6. Genuine

    April 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT With their second major-label release, the Derailers stay true to their (admittedly well-rendered) retro package while evolving into a more accessible but nevertheless stylish presentation. With their second major-label release, the Derailers stay true to their (admittedly well-rendered)…

  7. UP!

    November 30, 2002 12:00 AM EST This double-CD follow-up to Shania Twain's previous two multiplatinum efforts features both "pop" and "more pop" versions of 19 new Twain/Lange compositions. This double-CD follow-up to Shania Twain's previous two multiplatinum efforts features both "pop…

  8. This Day in Music

    October 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Jazz composer, arranger, conductor, and teacher Manny Albam dies of cancer at his home in Croton-On-Hudson, N.Y. He is 79. Albam's career spanned decades in which he worked with such jaz 2001 - Jazz composer, arranger, conductor, and teacher Manny Albam dies of…

  9. Box Set, Best Of Celebrate 20 Years Of Iron Maiden

    September 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Veteran U.K. heavy metal act Iron Maiden will survey its 20-year history with a six-disc box set of live material and a single-disc best-of set, each due Nov. 5 via Columbia (and a day earlier interna Veteran U.K. heavy metal act Iron Maiden will survey its 20-year history with a six-disc box…

  10. Bell Biv DeVoe Returns

    December 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST It's been eight years since they last recorded a studio album as Bell Biv DeVoe -- the 1993 MCA set "Hootie Mack." Now members Ricky Bell, Michael Bivins, and Ronnie DeVoe have finally scratched their It's been eight years since they last recorded a studio album as Bell…

  11. G. Love & Special Sauce Line Up Spring Dates

    March 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Blues-leaning rock outfit G. Love & Special Sauce will kick off a tour tonight (March 6) in Norfolk, Va., in support of its fifth Epic album, "The Electric Mile" (due April 24). The trek currently Blues-leaning rock outfit G. Love & Special Sauce will kick off a tour tonight…

Pages