1. Mavericks Ready First Album In Five Years

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The Mavericks will release their first studio album in five years Sept. 23 in the U.S. via Sanctuary Records. The Mavericks will release their first studio album in five years Sept. 23 in the U.S. via Sanctuary Records (one day earlier in Europe). The reunited country-rock act -- vocalist…

  2. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of July 7-13, 2003. Following the blast of Independence Day-related programming on television, things settle down a bit this week, but that doesn't mean there aren't fireworks to observe. The main attraction won&…

  3. Tunes On TV

    July 07, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for July 7-13, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JULY 7 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Lynyrd Skynyrd (also scheduled: Sean Connery, Regina King). "The Wayne Brady Show," Syndicated Featured Artist:…

  4. Mucho Corazón

    July 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Spanish singer Martirio knows the beauty of live performance. Spanish singer Martirio knows the beauty of live performance. Onstage, her perennial dark glasses are as intriguing as her smoky, sexy voice is haunting. "Mucho Corazón"—nominated for a Latin Grammy Award in 2002 but only…

  5. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of June 30-July 6, 2003. There's more music in the air than usual this week, thanks to Friday's Fourth of July celebrations across the country. A&E will broadcast "This Is Your Country," featuring…

  6. Tunes On TV

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for June 30-July 6, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, JUNE 30 "Live with Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Blu Cantrell. "Making the Video," MTV Featured Artists: P. Diddy, Nelly. "The Late Show With David…

  7. TOP POP CATALOG ALBUMS

    June 30, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/popcat.jsp 1. Metallica , Metallica 2. Legend , Bob Marley And The Wailers 3. Parachutes , Coldplay 4. Greatest Hits , Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band 5. Greatest Hits , Kenny Chesney Issue date: July 5, 2003 News Bob Marley , Bob Seger , Kenny Chesney …

  8. 2003 Pearl Awards Winners

    June 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Pearl Awards Winners Here are the winners for the 2003 Pearl Awards, handed out June 20 at Cottonwood Auditorium in Salt Lake City, Utah. SACRED RECORDING: "Hear My Praise" (Album: "Hear My Praise") Artist: Kenneth Cope Songwriter: Kenneth Cope Producer: Kenneth Cope …

  9. This Day in Music

    June 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks weds actor Adrian Pasdar in Las Vegas. 2000 - Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks weds actor Adrian Pasdar in Las Vegas. 1999 - Eric Clapton parts with 100 of his guitars and generates over $5 million for his Crossroads Centre at…

  10. TOP COUNTRY ALBUMS

    June 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT /bb/charts/country.jsp 1. Honkytonkville , George Strait 2. From There To Here: Greatest Hits , Lonestar 3. Unleashed , Toby Keith 4. Up! , Shania Twain 5. No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problems , Kenny Chesney Issue date: June 28, 2003 News Toby Keith , Shania Twain , Kenny Chesney , George Strait …

  11. Ailing Vandross Dances Atop Album Chart

    June 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Despite being hospitalized, Luther Vandross scores his first No. 1 on The Billboard 200 with "Dance With My Father." The J Records set sold 442,000 copies in the U.S., according to Nielsen SoundScan, Despite being hospitalized, Luther Vandross scores his first No. 1 on The Billboard…

  12. Los Prisioneros Regain Musical Freedom

    June 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Los Prisioneros released their fourth studio album 13 years ago and then dropped out of sight. During the 1990s, the band -- one of the most respected in the history of Chilean rock -- lived on in reputation only. Now, they are back to being an…

  13. Type O Negative's 'Life' Style

    June 17, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. When Type O Negative's fifth studio album, "Life Is Killing Me" (Roadrunner), hits the streets June 17, frontman Peter Steele is ready for people to start complaining. The bassist/vocalist/songwriter predicts a backlash from the…

  14. The Roxy, Boston

    June 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT "Let's kick the shit outta this place right now!" howled Lux Interior, manic B-movie-monster frontman for legendary New York psychobilly-punk band the Cramps. "Let's kick the shit outta this place right now!" howled Lux Interior, manic B-movie-monster frontman…

  15. Billboard Bits: Velvet Revolver, Alabama, Crash Radio

    June 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Velvet Revolver, Alabama, Crash Radio The new group featuring Stone Temple Pilots' Scott Weiland, Guns N' Roses' Slash, Duff McKagan, and Matt Sorum, and Suicidal Tendencies' Dave Kushner has been christened Velvet Revolver. The group's track "Set Me Free…

  16. Billboard Bits: Toronto, Freedom Concert, Yoakam

    June 10, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on Toronto, Freedom Concert, Yoakam Diana Krall and Jann Arden have been added to the Concert for Toronto, set for June 21. Krall will perform at the Air Canada Centre with Arden, Sarah McLachlan, Remy Shand, and Glenn Lewis. Performers at the Skydome include Sum 41, Avril Lavigne, Our…

  17. Hot Product

    June 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Other titles Additional titles hitting stores this week include: -- The first album in eight years from Eurythmics principal Annie Lennox, "Bare" (J). -- The self-titled debut from "American Idol" season one runner-up Justin Guarini (RCA). -- Two double-disc live "…

  18. This Day in Music

    June 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2002 - Peter Gabriel marries longtime companion Meah Flynn at the Li Capanni hotel he owns near Sardinia's Emerald Coast. 2000 - Boyz II Men…

  19. This Day in Music

    June 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>Founding Ratt guitarist Robbin Crosby succumbs to AIDS after an eight-year battle with the disease. Crosby, who co-wrote many of the pop-metal band's best-known songs, is 42. 2002 - Founding Ratt guitarist Robbin Crosby succumbs to AIDS after an eight-year…

  20. This Day in Music

    June 03, 2003 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Country stars Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney are arrested in Buffalo, N.Y. after Chesney rides off on a mounted police officer's horse and McGraw allegedly attacks sheriff's deputies who a 2000 - Country stars Tim McGraw and Kenny Chesney are arrested in…

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