1. This Day in Music

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>The Secure Digital Music Initiative announces that two of its proposed technologies did not survive being attacked as part of the "Hack SDMI" challenge. The competition invited all comer 2005 - French female artist Camille receives the Prix Constantin…

  2. This Day in Music

    October 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland quits the band. A post on the group's Web site states, "Limp Bizkit and Wes Borland have amicably decided to part ways. Both Limp Bizkit and Borland wil 2003 - Rapper 50 Cent takes home all five trophies for which he is…

  3. This Day in Music

    September 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2002 - </b>R&B artist Erma Franklin, who sang backup for her better-known sister Aretha, dies of cancer in Detroit. She is 64.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2005 - Destiny's Child, Mariah Carey and Ciara divvie up the wealth at the…

  4. This Day in Music

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Yusuf Islam, born Stephen Georgiou and formerly known by his stage name Cat Stevens denies that he has in the past supported militant Islamic group Hamas. Islam was denied entry into Isr 2005 - Veteran rock group INXS emerges from the land down under with a new…

  5. 21OnTV

    May 22, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for May 22-29, 2006. MONDAY, MAY 22 "The Early Show," CBS Featured artist(s): Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley (also scheduled: Bruce Willis). "Oprah Winfrey's Legends Ball," ABC Featured artist(s): John Legend, Patti Labelle, Gladys Knight,…

  6. This Day in Music

    April 24, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Limp Bizkit announces details of its planned 24-date "Back To Basics" tour. Kicking off July 4 and ending Aug. 6, the tour _ with rappers Cypress Hill in tow _ is to play multiple night 2002 - Pop singer Jewel breaks a collarbone and a rib, and suffers…

  7. Durst Bashes Borland In Song, On Blog

    April 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst has utilized a new song and his Myspace.com blog to bash former guitarist Wes Borland, who exited the band in recent months. Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst has utilized a new song and his Myspace.com blog to bash former guitarist Wes Borland, who left the band…

  8. Limp Bizkit No Longer On Borland's Radar

    March 17, 2006 12:00 AM EST With the debut album from his new band, Black Light Burns, set to hit stores this summer via Geffen, Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland says he has no plans to work with the Fred Durst-led band in the With the debut album from his new band, Black Light Burns, set to hit stores this summer via…

  9. This Day in Music

    March 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>Jeff Beck begins a headlining U.S. tour at the 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., in support of his current Epic album, "Who Else!"<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - Prince, the late George Harrison, Traffic, ZZ Top, Bob…

  10. Billboard Bits: Kanye West, The Police, Prekop/Prewitt

    February 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST News on Kanye West, The Police, Prekop/Prewitt Kanye West has been chosen to reinterpret the classic "Mission: Impossible" theme song for the third installment in the Tom Cruise-starring film franchise, which opens May 5 in U.S. theaters. The theme was previously performed by the U2…

  11. This Day in Music

    January 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>1998 - </b>Blues drummer S.P. Leary dies at the age of 67 of complications from cancer. During his half-century-long career, the Texas-born musician supported such performers as T-Bone Walker, Mudd 2003 - U.K. modern rock act Coldplay closes down a section of Los Angeles'…

  12. Fiona Apple / Dec. 11, 2005 / New York (Nokia Theatre)

    December 13, 2005 12:00 AM EST The last stop of Fiona Apple's first tour in support of "Extraordinary Machine" found her back in New York, a place that stirs up numerous emotions for the songstress. The last stop of Fiona Apple's first tour in support of "Extraordinary Machine" found her back…

  13. 'Road' Returns Chesney To No. 1

    November 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST For the second time in 2005, a Kenny Chesney album is on top of The Billboard 200. His BNA Records set ,"The Road and the Radio," debuts at No. 1 with first week sales of 470,000 copies in the United For the second time in 2005, a Kenny Chesney album is on top of The Billboard 200.…

  14. This Day in Music

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>People Magazine's Sexiest Man Alive issue rates Tim McGraw as the sexiest man in country music. McGraw says as long as his wife, Faith Hill thinks he's sexy, that's all that matters to h 2003 - Alejandro Fernandez, Bacilos and Mana are the big winners…

  15. Rock Veterans Staff Black Light Burns

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland, session drummer extraordinaire Josh Freese, Nine Inch Nails collaborator Danny Lohner and keyboardist/programmer Josh Eustis of Telefon Tel Aviv have formed a new ba Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland, session drummer extraordinaire Josh Freese, Nine Inch…

  16. This Day in Music

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1999 - </b>Trumpeter Lester Bowie, a founder of the Art Ensemble of Chicago and, more recently, Brass Fantasy, dies at his home in New York, of liver cancer. He is 58.<br clear="none"/><br clear="n 2004 - Brad Paisley, Chris DuBois, Neil Thrasher, and…

  17. The Week In New Album Releases

    November 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Previewing a stripped-down affair from veteran performer Neil Diamond, the first album in 12 years from Kate Bush, the second album of the year from Kenny Chesney, the "Live 8" DVDs and more. The soundtrack to the 50 Cent biopic "Get Rick or Die Tryin'" (G-Unit…

  18. This Day in Music

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2001 - </b>Limp Bizkit guitarist Wes Borland quits the band. A post on the group's Web site states, "Limp Bizkit and Wes Borland have amicably decided to part ways. Both Limp Bizkit and Borland wil 2003 - Rapper 50 Cent takes home all five trophies for which he is…

  19. Franz Ferdinand Album Enjoys No. 1 U.K. Debut

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Franz Ferdinand's sophomore album, "You Could Have It So Much Better" (Domino), arrived at No. 1 on the new U.K. chart yesterday (Oct. 9). The only other new entry in the top 10 of the album chart saw Franz Ferdinand's sophomore album, "You Could Have It So Much…

  20. Bizkit, Blink 182 Look Back With Retrospectives

    September 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rock radio mainstays Limp Bizkit and Blink 182 will look back on their careers with upcoming Geffen "best of" retrospectives, each of which will be issued in tandem with a separate DVD of music videos Rock radio mainstays Limp Bizkit and Blink 182 will look back on their careers…

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