1. CODE First Play: Freeform Five featuring Roisin Murphy, 'Leviathan'

    February 04, 2014 1:30 PM EST In the world of dance music, there are two kinds of people: those who understand the gravitational force of singer and DJ Róisín Murphy, and those who have yet to find out. Freeform Five’s Anu Pillai falls in the former category and thus is releasing his collaboration with the former Moloko…

  2. Stereophonics, Sugababes Perched Atop U.K. Charts

    October 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Welsh rock trio Stereophonics achieved its fifth consecutive U.K. No. 1 album yesterday (Oct. 21) with "Pull the Pin" (V2), while Sugababes' "About You Now" (Universal Island) started a fourth week at kWelsh rock trio Stereophonics achieved its fifth consecutive U.K.…

  3. BRMC Signs Overseas Deal With Echo

    February 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rock outfit Black Rebel Motorcycle Club has signed a new deal with the Echo label for Europe and the United Kingdom. Rock outfit Black Rebel Motorcycle Club has signed a new deal with the Echo label for Europe and the United Kingdom. BRMC will bring along its Abstract Dragon imprint, on which…

  4. Tunes On TV

    December 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Dec. 1-7, 2003. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, DEC. 1 "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," Syndicated Featured Artist: Leona Naess (also scheduled: Brad Garrett, Emily Procter. "46664 - The Concert in Association With MTV's Staying…

  5. Gabriel, Islam Join Mandela AIDS Concert

    November 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel and Yusef Islam (formerly known as Cat Stevens) have joined the lineup for the 46664 AIDS awareness concert organized by Nelson Mandela. Peter Gabriel and Yusef Islam (formerly known as Cat Stevens) have joined the lineup for the 46664 AIDS awareness concert organized by Nelson…

  6. Bono, Beyonce Rock For AIDS Awareness

    October 21, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Nelson Mandela today (Oct. 21) in London launched a global initiative to raise awareness of the devastating impact of AIDS/HIV in Africa. Part of the campaign is a Nov. 29 concert at Greenpoint Stadiu Nelson Mandela today (Oct. 21) in London launched a global initiative to raise awareness of…

  7. Billboard Bits: 'Johnny English,' matchbox, Earle

    May 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT News on 'Johnny English,' matchbox, Earle U.K. pop star Robbie Williams has contributed the new song "A Man for All Seasons" to Decca's "Johnny English" soundtrack. Due July 15, the set also features several tracks by female string quartet Bond, one by…

  8. Aguilera, Jones Control U.K. Charts Again

    March 10, 2003 12:00 AM EST Christina Aguilera and Norah Jones retained respective leadership of the U.K. singles and album charts, released yesterday (March 9). Aguilera's "Beautiful" (RCA) notched a second week on top, as she Christina Aguilera and Norah Jones retained respective leadership of the U.K.…

  9. Timberlake, t.A.T.u Hold U.K. No. 1s

    February 24, 2003 12:00 AM EST Justin Timberlake's live performance at last week's Brit Awards, which featured a guest appearance by Kylie Minogue, helped his "Justified" album (Jive) return to No.1 on yesterday's (Feb. 23) new U.K Justin Timberlake's live performance at last week's Brit…

  10. Billboard Bits: Pageant of Peace, Hooper, Richard & Mimi

    November 01, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Pageant of Peace, Hooper, Richard & Mimi Country artist Travis Tritt, Broadway star Audra McDonald, vocal group the Manhattan Transfer, and mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade will perform at the 78th annual lighting of the National Christmas Tree, set for Dec. 6 on the Ellipse near…

  11. The Anglo Files

    June 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Channel 4 On The Road, Italian Dance, Ashley Beedle, and more. Sheffield On The Map Again With connections to kitsch revivalists All Seeing I and subversive beat combo Add N to (X), I Monster are no strangers to chart success. The group's current single, "Daydream in Blue,"…

  12. Short-Staffed at the Gene Pool

    May 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT With Short-Staffed at the Gene Pool, the long-awaited follow-up to 1995's fine debut Salt Peter, former Silverfish front woman Lesley Rankine revives her Ruby persona. With Short-Staffed at the Gene Pool, the long-awaited follow-up to 1995's fine debut Salt Peter, former Silverfish…

  13. The Anglo Files

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Goldfrapp, Boris Dlugosch, Moloko, Slam, Todd Edwards Second Time Lucky For Goldfrapp U.K. act Goldfrapp, currently following up its recent sold-out European tour with its first North American live dates (also sold-out), is set to re-release the "Utopia" single. Originally…

  14. The Anglo Files

    April 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Agent Sumo, Matthew Herbert, Compost, Air, Mark B & Blade Agent Sumo Set to Dominate Agent Sumo -- Martin Cole and Steven Halliday -- are the latest dance act to emerge from the prolific area of South London that spawned fellow Virgin signings Mutiny and Basement Jaxx (XL…

  15. Craig David Earns Two More Brit Award Noms

    January 29, 2001 12:00 AM EST Craig David's "7 Days" (Wildstar) was nominated in the best British single and video categories for the Brit 2001 Awards, bringing his tally for the annual gala to a record-breaking six nomi Craig David's "7 Days" (Wildstar) was nominated in the best British…