1. This Day in Music

    November 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1996 - </b>Jazz saxophonist, Eddie Harris dies of bone cancer at County-USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. Harris wrote most of the music for the much celebrated "The Cosby Show."<br clear="none"/> 2003 - Blue-eyed soul icon Bobby Hatfield, one-half of…

  2. QOTSA Double-Dipping With Arena Rock, Secret Shows

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Queens Of The Stone Age are enjoying the best of both concert worlds this fall while playing arenas with Nine Inch Nails as well as "renegade" shows of their own in unusual venues. Queens Of The Stone Age are enjoying the best of both concert worlds this fall while playing arenas…

  3. Juanes, Sanz, Bebe Win Latin Grammys

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Colombian vocalist Juanes added more statues to his mantel with three wins during last night's (Nov. 3) Latin Grammy Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Juanes, who was the all-ti Colombian vocalist Juanes added more statues to his mantel with three wins during last…

  4. Death Cab For Cutie / Oct. 19, 2005 / New York (Hammerstein Ballroom)

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST When Death Cab For Cutie signed to a major label, questions about "selling out" flourished. The usual negative connotations associated with that have been addressed in subtle ways by Ben Gibbard and c When Death Cab For Cutie signed to a major label, questions about "selling…

  5. Billboard Bits: Eric Clapton, Ashanti, Paul Anka

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on Eric Clapton, Ashanti Eric Clapton has renewed his deal with Reprise, for whom he has recorded since 1983. Since Nielsen SoundScan began tabulating sales in 1991, the artist has sold 15.2 million copies of his Reprise releases in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. …

  6. 'Born' DVDs Capture Exuberant E Street Band

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST When Bruce Springsteen handed over a wealth of unlabeled concert film footage from a 1975 London show to editor Thom Zimny in 2004, neither party knew for sure what was inside. But after a year of pai When Bruce Springsteen handed over a wealth of unlabeled concert film footage from a 1975…

  7. My Chemical Romance, Death Cab Snag Woodies

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST My Chemical Romance, Death Cab For Cutie, Muse and Green Day were among the artists who took home an mtvU Woodie awards last night (Nov. 2) at New York's Roseland Ballroom. My Chemical Romance, Death Cab For Cutie, Muse and Green Day were among the artists who took home an mtvU Woodie…

  8. Chesney Tunes In His Own 'Radio'

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Kenny Chesney has built a highly successful career recording songs that mirror his life, a journey he continues on 'The Road and the Radio.' Kenny Chesney has built a highly successful career recording songs that mirror his life. Whether on a Caribbean island or a bus rolling to his…

  9. Billboard Bits: Springsteen, Tom Snyder, TNT 'Xmas'

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on Bruce Springsteen, Tom Snyder, TNT 'Xmas' With much of Florida still recovering from Hurricane Wilma, the city of Sunrise has called off tomorrow's (Nov. 3) solo Bruce Springsteen show there, citing public safety concerns, including widespread power outages affecting…

  10. Ross, Gordy Reunite For 'Lady' DVD

    November 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST The cast and crew of "Lady Sings the Blues" gathered on the Paramount lot last night (Nov. 1) in Los Angeles to celebrate the DVD release of the 1972 Billie Holiday biopic, "Lady Sings the Blues." The cast and crew of "Lady Sings the Blues" gathered on the…

  11. Wedren Returns To Guitar Rock On Solo Debut

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Although cult favorite art rock act Shudder To Think has been off the radar for several years, former frontman Craig Wedren remains busy as a member of the dance/pop outfit Baby and as a composer for Although cult favorite art rock act Shudder To Think has been off the radar for several years…

  12. Cream / Oct. 24, 2005 / New York (Madison Square Garden)

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Echoes of "Goodbye Cream" floated through Madison Square Gardenon the first of a three-night stand at the NYC mecca as Clapton played the opening scale to "I'm So Glad," which hadn't sounded this good If you had no idea who the members of Cream were and saw them…

  13. Stranger's Stories Push O.A.R. To New Heights

    November 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Road-tested pop rock group O.A.R. pushed to create something deeper with 'Stories of a Stranger' "We've almost bled this stuff for the last year, it's been so much sacrifice and pain," says O.A.R. (Of A Revolution) drummer Chris Culos of the band's new album…

  14. Davies Draws Inspiration From 'Thanksgiving'

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST The title track, which will premiere Nov. 15 via iTunes, was inspired by a 1999 Thanksgiving dinner experience with a New England family. Kinks principal Ray Davies will tease his upcoming solo debut with the "Thanksgiving Day" EP, due Nov. 22 via V2. A portion of the proceeds from…

  15. Voodoo Brings New Orleans Musicians Back Home

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST A major music event hadn't been held in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina ravaged the city in late August, but the Voodoo Music Experience pulled it off Saturday without a hitch. Festival producer S A major music event hadn't been held in New Orleans since Hurricane Katrina…

  16. OnTV

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST Music-related TV listings for Oct. 31-Nov. 6, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 31 "Daily Download," Fuse Featured artist: Midtown. "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," NBC Featured artists: Damian "Junior Gong" Marley, Ozzy Osbourne (also scheduled: Rosario Dawson). "Jimmy…

  17. This Day in Music

    October 31, 2005 12:00 AM EST <b>1998 - </b>Kiss kicks off its Psycho-Circus tour with a Halloween extravaganza in Los Angeles that dazzles thousands of fans, many of whom arrive in costumes. Appropriately enough, the Smashing Pum 2001 - Having fully recovered from the flu that forced her to restructure the…

  18. 'Time' To Talk

    October 30, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Burt Bacharach gets assistance from Elvis Costello, Rufus Wainwright and Dr. Dre on his first solo album since 1977, "At This Time." Burt Bacharach gets assistance from Elvis Costello, Rufus Wainwright and Dr. Dre on his first solo album since 1977, "At This Time." Due…

  19. Billboard Bits: R. Kelly, Tyrese, Slipknot

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT News on R. Kelly, Tyrese, Slipknot R&B superstar R. Kelly has written 22 chapters for his ongoing musical saga, "Trapped in the Closet," he said Wednesday backstage at BET's 25th anniversary concert in Los Angeles. As previously reported , the first 12 installments are…

  20. Wilco Eyeing 2006 For New Studio Album

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With its first live album, "Kicking Television," about to hit stores next month via Nonesuch, Wilco is well into the writing process for its next studio set, which the band hopes will be released some With its first live album, " Kicking Television ," about to hit stores…

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