1. This Day in Music

    October 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT <b>2000 - </b>Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, Ani DiFranco, Ben Harper, Patti Smith, and Company Flow are among the entertainers on hand at New York's Madison Square Garden, adding some musical muscle to a 2002 - Spanish sisterly trio Las Ketchup adds the U.K. to its list of…

  2. Billboard Bits: Latin Grammys, Wilco, Carly Simon

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on Latin Grammys, Wilco, Carly Simon Performances by Juan Luis Guerra, Los Tigres Del Norte, Kumbia Kings, Julieta Venegas and a pairing of Bebo Valdes, Cachao, Arturo Sandoval, Johnny Pacheco, Generoso Jimenez and Ed Calle are confirmed for the 2005 Latin Grammy Awards. The event will…

  3. Rush Celebrates 30th With Live CD/DVD

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran progressive rock trio Rush's Sept. 24, 2004, stop in Frankfurt, Germany, is the subject of the upcoming CD/DVD "R30 Live in Frankurt." Veteran progressive rock trio Rush's Sept. 24, 2004, stop in Frankfurt, Germany, is the subject of the upcoming CD/DVD "R30…

  4. Voodoo Returns To New Orleans

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT After being moved to Memphis in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the Voodoo Music Experience will return to its original home of New Orleans for the first of its two-night duration later this month. The After being moved to Memphis in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, the Voodoo Music Experience…

  5. Fazil Say

    October 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Veteran Turkish-born pianist finally scores U.S. chart debut Since 1998, Turkish-born pianist Fazil Say has performed hundreds of concerts around the world, and recorded almost a dozen classical albums. However, although many of those albums charted in Europe and Japan, none of them ever made…

  6. 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…

  7. JOHN DENVER'S Take Me Home, Country Roads

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Canyon has outdone himself in his second pairing with a John Denver tune, this one about returning home to the place of his roots. Canyon has outdone himself in his second pairing with a John Denver tune, this one about returning home to the place of his roots. A cast of wonderfully…

  8. Daniel Lanois, Tortoise / Oct. 10, 2005 / Chicago (Park West)

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Musical miscegenation is often how great creative leaps come about. That's essentially what Daniel Lanois said shortly into his set with Chicago's Tortoise. Musical miscegenation is often how great creative leaps come about. That's essentially what Daniel Lanois said shortly…

  9. DANGERDOOM, "The Mouse and the Mask"

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Forget what you've heard about frat boy jokester Dane Cook having the comedy album market on lock. If you want the true LOL LP of 2005, look no further than the long-awaited collaboration between unde Forget what you've heard about frat boy jokester Dane Cook having the comedy album…

  10. Unreleased Tracks Span Joel's 'My Lives'

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A host of unreleased tracks and rarities will be found on the upcoming Billy Joel boxed set "My Lives," due Dec. 6 via Columbia/Legacy. A host of unreleased tracks and rarities will be found on the upcoming Billy Joel boxed set "My Lives," due Dec. 6 via Columbia/Legacy.…

  11. Mos Def, Talib Kweli Teaming For Tour

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Longtime hip-hop colleagues Mos Def and Talib Kweli will team for a fall tour under the heading Breed Love Odyssey, marking their first appearances together since a one-off reunion of their group Blac Longtime hip-hop colleagues Mos Def and Talib Kweli will team for a fall tour under the…

  12. DVD Chronicles Final Pink Floyd Tour

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT EMI has set a Dec. 5 U.K. release for the long-awaited DVD debut of the Pink Floyd concert film "Pulse." EMI has set a Dec. 5 U.K. release for the long-awaited DVD debut of the Pink Floyd concert film "Pulse," which will arrive the following day in North America via Sony…

  13. Recordings, Concerts Raise More Hurricane Funds

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The recording also features Terry Dexter and the First Full Gospel Choir of New Orleans. Michael McDonald, Wynona Judd and Eric Benét have joined forces to record "Heart of America," a song to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity 's hurricane aid. The track is already available…

  14. New Drummer Joins Nine Inch Nails Tour

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The group has tapped Australian drummer Alex Carapetis to fill in during the its ongoing fall tour with Queens Of The Stone Age. With Nine Inch Nails drummer Jerome Dillon sidelined by a heart condition, the group has tapped Australian drummer Alex Carapetis to fill in during its ongoing fall…

  15. Original R.E.M. Members Rock Athens Wedding

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A few hundred lucky wedding guests got the surprise of their life Saturday (Oct. 8) as R.E.M.'s original four members reunited to play a seven-song set at the wedding of R.E.M. guitar tech Dewitt Burt A few hundred lucky wedding guests got the surprise of their life Saturday (Oct. 8) as…

  16. TunesOnTV

    October 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Oct. 10-16, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, OCT. 10 "Today," NBC Featured artist: Goo Goo Dolls. "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured artist: George Huff (also scheduled: Denis Leary). "Total Request…

  17. Simpson Sings On Second 'SNL' Appearance

    October 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ashlee Simpson sang without incident on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" in her return to the scene of last year's lip-synch fiasco. Ashlee Simpson sang without incident on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" in her return to the scene of last year's lip-synch…

  18. Franz Ferdinand Back With Fast Follow-Up

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A fter a breakout year in 2004, Franz Ferdinand is not resting on its success. Just 18 months after the Glasgow, Scotland, four-piece helped lead an alt-rock revival at radio, the band is looking to s After a breakout year in 2004, Franz Ferdinand is not resting on its success. Just 18 months…

  19. Van Zandt: Still Time To Save CBGBs

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Despite the fact that an eviction notice has been served to the owners of legendary New York music venue CBGB, one of its most ardent supporters says there's still time to fight. "As that great protes Despite the fact that an eviction notice has been served to the owners of…

  20. MTV Launches Tempo With Caribbean Concert Series

    October 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In conjunction with the Nov. 21 launch of a new cable television network devoted to Caribbean music and culture, MTV Networks will host Caribbean Rising, a series of concerts featuring performances fr In conjunction with the Nov. 21 launch of a new cable television network devoted to…

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