1. Robyn Wows MTV O Music Awards; Bjork & Marilyn Manson's Butt Win Big

    November 01, 2011 7:00 PM EDT Last night, the MTV O Music Awards 2 took over The Roxy in West Hollywood to celebrate "the best in digital music"--for the second time this year. The O Music Awards had their inaugural ceremony this past April in Las Vegas, where fans got to cast their votes to decide who would…

  2. Yoko Ono to Introduce Steve Jobs Tribute at MTV's O Music Awards

    October 29, 2011 1:20 PM EDT MTV is upping the Apple factor at its O Music Awards with a plan to have Yoko Ono introduce the Flaming Lips ' musical tribute to Apple Computer co-founder Steve Jobs. Ono, the window of Beatle John Lennon, will speak about her late husband and Jobs before the Lips perform "…

  3. Jagged Edge, Carl Thomas, Dru Hill Spread Love at MSG

    February 11, 2011 12:29 PM EST Carl Thomas , Donell Jones , Dru Hill , Jagged Edge and Keith Sweat filled the Theater at Madison Square Garden with love last night (Feb. 10) as the R&B acts sang some of their heartfelt hits for the "Ladies Night Out: Valentine's Day Edition" concert. Carl Thomas, looking…

  4. Roots Picnic / June 5, 2010 / Philadelphia (Festival Pier at Penn's Landing)

    June 07, 2010 1:30 PM EDT In only its third year, the Roots Picnic has established itself as Philadelphia's premiere outdoor summer festival thanks to a mix-and-match collection of bands and relaxed atmosphere. Although a few aggravating scheduling problems threatened the easygoing vibe, Saturday's show at…

  5. The Lovely Sparrows

    September 14, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The Lovely Sparrows lately seem to be the go-to indie-pop band for artists as they travel through Austin. Opening for acts as diverse as Fleet Foxes, Appleseed Cast and the Black Angels, the group is The Lovely Sparrows lately seem to be the go-to indie-pop band for artists as they travel…

  6. Luscious Jackson Rounds Up Hits, Children's Music

    January 03, 2007 12:00 AM EST New York-based rock act Luscious Jackson, which split in 2000, will be back in the spotlight next month thanks to Capitol/EMI's Feb. 20 release of a "Greatest Hits" collection. New York-based rock act Luscious Jackson, which split in 2000, will be back in the spotlight next…

  7. Eclectic Soundtrack Compiled For 'Grandma's Boy'

    December 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rappers Paul Wall and Kool Keith and modern rock acts Bloc Party, the Futureheads and the Twenty Twos are among those who have contributed tracks to the soundtrack to "Grandma's Boy." Rappers Paul Wall and Kool Keith and modern rock acts Bloc Party, the Futureheads and the…

  8. New Order Gathers Up 'Singles'

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rhino will on Dec. 6 release a double-disc collection of New Order's "Singles," touted as the first career-spanning album featuring this material in chronological order. Rhino will on Dec. 6 release a double-disc collection of New Order's "Singles," touted as the…

  9. DVD Rounds Up New Order Videos, Documentary

    July 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New Order has rounded up 22 music videos and a 1993 documentary for the upcoming DVD "Item," due Sept. 13 via Warner Music. New Order has rounded up 22 music videos and a 1993 documentary for the upcoming DVD "Item," due Sept. 13 via Warner Music. According to a…

  10. New Order Album Proves Enduring Relevance

    May 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Pioneering U.K. electro/rock outfit New Order broke an eight-year silence with the well-received 2001 set "Get Ready," but that didn't make the prospect of writing material for the follow-up any easier. In fact, according to…

  11. Sixth Coachella Fest Offers Numerous Highlights

    May 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Performances from some of the world's most popular and influential bands highlighted the sixth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, which concluded last night (May 1) in Indio, Calif. About 50, Performances from some of the world's most popular and influential bands…

  12. Hot Product

    April 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New Order 'Call' Of The Wild Pioneering U.K. electro/rock outfit New Order broke an eight-year absence with the well-received 2001 set "Get Ready," but that didn't make the prospect of writing material for its follow-up any easier for vocalist/guitarist Bernard Sumner…

  13. McFly, 50 Cent Top U.K. Charts

    March 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST U.K. pop act McFly went straight to No. 1 on the British singles chart yesterday (March 13) with the official single of this year's Comic Relief charity appeal. U.K. pop act McFly went straight to No. 1 on the British singles chart yesterday (March 13) with the official single of this…

  14. New Order Oozes 'Heart And Soul' On New CD

    January 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST New Order experienced a burst of creativity as it prepared to record "Waiting for the Sirens' Call," its first album since 2001's "Get Ready." As previously reported, the 11-track set is due March 28 New Order experienced a burst of creativity as it prepared to…

  15. New Order Sings For The 'Sirens'

    January 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Veteran British rock act New Order will return this spring with a new album, "Waiting for the Sirens Call," according to its official Web site. The set is due March 28 in the U.K. via Warner Music, wi Veteran British rock act New Order will return this spring with a new album , …

  16. Korn Set Pushed Up To Friday Release

    November 18, 2003 12:00 AM EST Immortal/Epic is moving the release of Korn's new album, "Take a Look in the Mirror." Originally set for a Nov. 25 street date, the album has been moved forward to Friday (Nov. 21). Epic says the move Immortal/Epic is moving the release of Korn's new album "Take a…

  17. Blink 182 Hops In The 'Van'

    November 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST Blink 182's Mark Hoppus and Tom DeLonge have teamed with DreamWorks Records multimedia partner Melee Entertainment to release the group's feature documentary "Riding in Vans With Boys" Dec. 9 on DVD. Blink 182's Mark Hoppus and Tom DeLonge have teamed with DreamWorks…

  18. Korn Sets New Album Track List

    November 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST The track list for Korn's next album, "Take a Look in the Mirror," has been unveiled. The 13-track set, due Nov. 25 via Epic, opens with the single "Right Now," which is No. 23 on Billboard's Mainstre The track list for Korn's next album , "Take a Look…

  19. Sweat Wraps Elektra Tenure With Live Set

    January 07, 2003 12:00 AM EST Following a 15-year stretch with Elektra, R&B veteran Keith Sweat is closing out his tenure with the label via the upcoming concert set "Keith Sweat Live." The album, due Feb. 4, features renditio Following a 15-year stretch with Elektra, R&B veteran Keith Sweat is closing…