1. 'Not Another' Alt Rock Covers Soundtrack

    November 05, 2001 12:00 AM EST In assembling the soundtrack for the upcoming irreverent comedy "Not Another Teen Movie," executive producer and Maverick CEO Guy Oseary said "the main focus was to create a soundtrack that had a time In assembling the soundtrack for the upcoming irreverent comedy "Not…

  2. Gravity Kills Finds Sanctuary

    October 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST After releasing two studio albums and a remix set through Wax Trax!/TVT, industrial-leaning modern rock act Gravity Kills has signed with Sanctuary Records. The label will issue the St. Louis-based ac After releasing two studio albums and a remix set through Wax Trax!/TVT, industrial-leaning…

  3. Hot Product

    October 22, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from DMX, Incubus, Dilated Peoples, Bush, Gov't Mule, and more. 'Great' Expectations Rapper DMX's fourth album, "The Great Depression," arrives this week via Def Jam. The 17-track set follows last year's "And Then There Was X,"…

  4. Beautifulgarbage

    October 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Those approaching Beautifulgarbage expecting more of the same (that is, its predecessor, Version 2.0) are in for a wonderful surprise. Beautifulgarbage finds bandmates/ co-producers Butch Vig, Steve M Those approaching Beautifulgarbage expecting more of the same (that is, its predecessor,…

  5. Napster Judge Blasts MusicNet Practices

    October 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A federal judge said MusicNet, the online music joint venture formed by RealNetworks and three major record labels, "looks bad, sounds bad and smells bad" as Napster raised the spectre of antitrust wi A federal judge said MusicNet, the online music joint venture formed by…

  6. Court Postpones Napster Decision

    October 11, 2001 12:00 AM EDT In ongoing Napster litigation, a federal judge opted yesterday (Oct. 10) not to issue an immediate ruling on whether the file-sharing service is in violation of copyright law. Instead, U.S. District J In ongoing Napster litigation, a federal judge opted yesterday (Oct. 10) not to issue an…

  7. Manson Pleads Not Guilty To Sexual Misconduct

    September 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Shock rocker Marilyn Manson (real name: Brian Warner) was arraigned Friday in Clarkston, Mich., on a sexual misconduct charge stemming from allegations that he gyrated against the neck and head of a s Shock rocker Marilyn Manson (real name: Brian Warner) was arraigned Friday in Clarkston,…

  8. Napster, Publishers Reach Settlement On Royalties

    September 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) and the Songwriters' Guild of America have signed a preliminary agreement with Napster that effectively ends their class-action lawsuit against the fi The National Music Publishers' Association (NMPA) and the Songwriters'…

  9. Hot Product

    September 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from System Of A Down, Orbital, Jeff Carson, and more. 'Toxic' Sounds System Of A Down drops one of the most anticipated hard rock albums of the year this week with "Toxicity," its sophomore American Recordings set. The 14-track album, produced by the…

  10. Slipknot Emerges From The Middle Of 'Iowa'

    August 31, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Records publicist says of the label's platinum shock-thrashers Slipknot. For most bands, this much is implied. But most bands aren't like Slipknot. In fact, most groups have nothing in common with th "They take their music very seriously," a Roadrunner Records publicist…

  11. Bush's 'Golden State' Due Oct. 23

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT U.K. rock outfit Bush will on Oct. 23 release its Atlantic debut, "Golden State." The 12-track set, recorded in Los Angeles with producer Dave Sardy (Marilyn Manson, Dandy Warhols), is led by the sing U.K. rock outfit Bush will on Oct. 23 release its Atlantic debut, "Golden…

  12. Crowd Injuries Halt Eminem Festival Performance

    August 27, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Police had to temporarily stop an Eminem performance Saturday in Glasgow, Scotland, after 45 people were injured when the audience surged forward as the rapper came on stage. None of the injuries were Police had to temporarily stop an Eminem performance Saturday in Glasgow, Scotland, after 45…

  13. Manson Hit With Sexual Misconduct Charge

    August 20, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Shock rocker Marilyn Manson's racy stage antics have landed him a charge of criminal sexual conduct in Oakland County, Mich. Manson allegedly approached a 25-year-old security guard from behind while Shock rocker Marilyn Manson's racy stage antics have landed him a charge of…

  14. 'Band On The Run' Flickerstick Signs With Epic

    August 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Dallas rock act Flickerstick, who took a shortcut to national attention via VH1's reality show "Bands on the Run," has inked a recording deal with Epic Records. The label will rerelease the group's de Dallas rock act Flickerstick, who took a shortcut to national attention…

  15. Hot Product

    August 13, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Previewing new albums from the Ozzfest tour, Phoebe Snow, the Derailers, a Twisted Sister tribute set, and more. The 'Ozz' Strikes Back "Ozzfest 2001 - The Second Millennium" (Epic) culls from live performances on this summer's ongoing Ozzfest hard rock festival tour.…

  16. RIAA Seeks Napster Ruling

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and music publishers, in an effort to avoid a protracted legal trial, have asked a federal judge to rule that Napster is liable for willfully viola The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and music publishers, in an effort to…

  17. 5th Dimension Singer Townson Dies

    August 03, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Ron Townson, centerpiece singer for the Grammy-winning pop group the 5th Dimension, died yesterday (Aug. 2) at his home in Las Vegas. He was 68. The singer suffered renal failure as a result of a four Ron Townson, centerpiece singer for the Grammy-winning pop group the 5th Dimension, died…

  18. Garbage, U.K. Labels Settle Suit

    July 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Modern rock outfit Garbage and a number of U.K. labels have reached an out-of-court settlement in a lawsuit involving the recording status of lead singer Shirley Manson, Billboard Bulletin reports. Modern rock outfit Garbage and a number of U.K. labels have reached an out-of-court settlement…

  19. Napster Gets OK To Resume Operations

    July 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT In a surprise move, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco yesterday (July 18) granted Napster's "emergency motion for a stay," putting on hold Judge Marilyn Hall Patel's order to ke In a surprise move, the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San…

  20. Live Ozzfest Album Due In August

    July 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT A compilation album culled from live performances on this summer's ongoing Ozzfest hard rock festival tour, is due Aug. 14 via Divine Recordings/Epic, just two days after the tour's final show. The 16 A compilation album culled from live performances on this summer's ongoing…

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