1. Loeb Cooks Up 'Cake And Pie'

    January 08, 2002 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb has completed a new album, "Cake and Pie," which is due for a Feb. 26 release via A&M/Interscope. It's Loeb's first album since 1998's "Firecracker," which peaked at No Singer/songwriter Lisa Loeb has completed a new album, …

  2. Extra Songs Grace 'Concert For NYC' DVD

    December 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST Four songs not included on the two-CD version of "The Concert for New York City" will appear on the forthcoming two-DVD home video release of the event. Due Jan. 29 via Columbia, the set will include Four songs not included on the two-CD version of "The Concert for New York…

  3. Steps To Split

    December 27, 2001 12:00 AM EST Multi-platinum U.K. pop quintet Steps has split. Rumors about group members' eventual plans to go solo were commonplace in the British pop world, but the announcement yesterday (Dec. 26) that they had Multi-platinum U.K. pop quintet Steps has split. Rumors about group members'…

  4. Enya, Sting, McCartney To Battle For Golden Globe

    December 20, 2001 12:00 AM EST Enya, Sting, and Paul McCartney are among the nominees for the Golden Globe award for best original song - motion picture, announced today (Dec. 20) by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association. Enya's Enya, Sting, and Paul McCartney are among the nominees for the Golden Globe award for…

  5. Greatest Hits II

    December 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Clint Black burst onto the country music scene more than a decade ago, riding a wave of hook-laden, accessible, pure country hits in the George Strait vein that made him a favorite both with fans and Clint Black burst onto the country music scene more than a decade ago, riding a wave of hook…

  6. Rotten Apples: The Smashing Pumpkins Greatest Hits

    December 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Arriving less than a year after Smashing Pumpkins played their final show and just prior to the Christmas shopping crunch, Rotten Apples feels equally premature and perfect in its timing. Arriving less than a year after Smashing Pumpkins played their final show and just prior to the Christmas…

  7. Cajun Music Celebrated On 'Evangeline'

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST John Fogerty, Linda Ronstadt, Richard Thompson, and Patty Griffin are among the artists who have contributed songs, in French, to "Evangeline Made: A Tribute to Cajun Music." Due March 5 from Vanguard John Fogerty, Linda Ronstadt, Richard Thompson, and Patty Griffin are among the…

  8. Finn's Star-Studded Concert Due In 2002

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn decided to put a group together for a slate concerts in his New Zealand homeland earlier this year, he aimed high. The result was a backing band When former Crowded House/Split Enz principal Neil Finn decided to put a group together for…

  9. Tunes On TV

    December 03, 2001 12:00 AM EST TV Listings for Dec. 3-Dec. 9 MONDAY, DEC. 3, 2001 "Live By Request," A&E Featured Artist: Elton John (live from Los Angeles) "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured Artist: Britney Spears "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist:…

  10. 1981-1998

    December 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST It was once believed that the dead could dance, telling stories and interweaving a history of humankind through their haunting dances and songs echoing from the netherworld. It was once believed that the dead could dance, telling stories and interweaving a history of humankind through their…

  11. 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…

  12. Sunny Days

    November 17, 2001 12:00 AM EST Second chances are hard to come by in this industry. Judging by this album, Allure is well aware of that fact, and hence goes the distance on its MCA debut. Second chances are hard to come by in this industry. Judging by this album, Allure is well aware of that fact, and hence goes the…

  13. 'Concert for New York City' CD Due

    November 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST The star-studded Concert for New York City benefit, held at Madison Square Garden on Oct. 20, will be released as a two-CD set Nov. 27 by Columbia. A VHS/DVD will follow on an as-yet-undetermined date The star-studded Concert for New York City benefit, held at Madison Square Garden on Oct. 20…

  14. Kelly, Keys Anchor 'Ali' Soundtrack

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Two new cuts from R&B artists R. Kelly and a third from Alicia Keys will anchor the Interscope soundtrack to "Ali," Columbia Pictures' upcoming bio-pic of boxer Muhammad Ali, starring Will Smith. Two new cuts from R&B artists R. Kelly and a third from Alicia Keys will…

  15. Clint Black's 'Greatest Hits II' Features Duet, New Tracks

    November 02, 2001 12:00 AM EST Ask Clint Black what factor has made him a consistent country hitmaker for the past 12 years, and he points upward. "It's the hat," he says, grinning. "It's always been there." On Nov. 20, it's hats o Ask Clint Black what factor has made him a consistent…

  16. Canadian Amp

    October 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Vancouver's Neko Case is so persuasive on "In California," a melancholy story of an ambitious artist's bout with culture shock upon moving to Los Angeles, that it's sort of disappointing to learn that Vancouver's Neko Case is so persuasive on "In California,…

  17. A Special ReportVirginia Symphony/JoAnn Falletta

    October 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf is the most famous of all children's classics, with the starriest of voices having narrated the work down through the years. NPR now offers its own, radically customized Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf is the most famous of all children's…

  18. Weezer's 'Midget' Tour Keeps Growing

    October 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Weezer has confirmed 13 dates for its Extended Midget tour, which, as previously reported, will feature fellow modern rockers Jimmy Eat World and comedy rock duo Tenacious D in the opening slots. The Weezer has confirmed 13 dates for its Extended Midget tour, which, as previously reported ,…

  19. Oscar-Winning Composer Jay Livingston Dies

    October 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Composer and lyricist Jay Livingston, whose collaboration with Ray Evans led to such hits as "Silver Bells," "Que Sera, Sera," and "Mona Lisa," died Wednesday at the age of 86. Livingston, whose songw Composer and lyricist Jay Livingston, whose collaboration with…

  20. Dead Can Dance Live Again On Box Set

    October 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Eclectic U.K. duo Dead Can Dance will be celebrated with the three-CD boxed set "Dead Can Dance 1981-1998," due Nov. 6 from 4AD/Rhino. The release includes three audio CDs featuring 47 career-spanning Eclectic U.K. duo Dead Can Dance will be celebrated with the three-CD boxed set …

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