1. Vijay Iyer/ Prasanna/ Nittin Mitta, "Tirtha"

    March 25, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Celebrated during the last few years as the most gifted and ambitious young pianist in jazz, Vijay Iyer engages in a culturally grounded musical conversation with fellow Indian musicians Prasanna and Nitin Mitta. Iyer and guitarist Prasanna supply the nine compositions, but it's tabla…

  2. ULTRA.CHILLED 02

    May 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT This past winter, New York's revered Ultra Records issued one of the best chill-out compilations, Ultra.Chilled. This past winter, New York's revered Ultra Records issued one of the best chill-out compilations, Ultra.Chilled. Now with the blueprint set, along comes volume two, and,…

  3. Prophesy

    January 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST Anglo-Asian artist Nitin Sawhney spent four months traveling the world in search of emotional connections. Anglo-Asian artist Nitin Sawhney spent four months traveling the world in search of emotional connections. Along the way, he recorded musicians, singers, politicians, tribal leaders,…

  4. Hot Product

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Nine Inch Nails, Nitin Sawhney, KRS-One, Elbow, and more. 'All That' Jazz Nine Inch Nails' concert CD/DVD/VHS "And All That Could Have Been" (Nothing) documents the tour in support of 1999's chart-topping "The Fragile."…

  5. Nitin Sawhney Fulfills His Self-Expression On 'Prophesy'

    December 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST For his fifth album, "Prophesy," producer/musician Nitin Sawhney traveled the world in search of emotional connections. "What I've been searching for over the years is balance," Sawhney says. "I don't For his fifth album, "Prophesy," producer…

  6. Usher, So Solid Crew Lead MOBO Awards

    October 05, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Usher and So Solid Crew took top honors at the U.K.'s sixth annual MOBO Awards, presented last night (Oct. 4) at the London Arena. The acts won two awards each. So Solid Crew won for best U.K. garage Usher and So Solid Crew took top honors at the U.K.'s sixth annual MOBO Awards,…

  7. The Anglo Files

    July 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Chemical Bros. at Creamfields, Paul Oakenfold remixes 'Planet Rock,' and albums from Funky Lowlives, Badmarsh & Shri, and Spiritualized. Chemicals At Creamfields Following the success of the Irish leg of the Creamfields festival in Dublin last month (June 23), the Liverpool,…

  8. Billboard Bits: 'Nuggets,' Quango, Stereomud

    March 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Nuggets, Quango, Stereomud Rhino Records will release a follow-up to its popular "Nuggets" boxed set on June 19. The four-CD set, entitled "Nuggets II: Original Artyfacts From The British Empire And Beyond, 1964-1969," will collect 109 garage rock tunes from the…

  9. Billboard Bits: Pearl Jam, Shaggy, Proclaimers, Sawhney

    March 13, 2001 12:00 AM EST Pearl Jam, MTV2, MTV, MTV.com, Shaggy, Rayvon, Rik Rok Ducent, the Proclaimers, Nitin Sawhney Fans can get a sneak peek at Pearl Jam's forthcoming DVD/VHS "Touring Band 2000" all weekend long on MTV2. As part of a "weekend of rock" that also extends to MTV and MTV.com…

  10. Jeff Beck Plans North American Tour

    January 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST Legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck will hit the road beginning Feb. 15 in support of his upcoming Epic album "You Had It Coming." The headlining tour will kick off at the Paramount in Seattle and wrap Legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck will hit the road beginning Feb. 15 in support…