1. Willie Nelson, Shawn Colvin Pay Tribute to Guy Clark

    November 14, 2011 2:15 PM EST He's one of the most revered writers to ever roam Music City, and the cream of the musical crop will be paying tribute to the great Guy Clark with the release of "This One's For Him: A Tribute To Guy Clark." "Guy's songs are literature," says Lyle Lovett,…

  2. Stephin Merritt's 'Coraline' Musical Debuts Off-Broadway

    June 02, 2009 5:02 PM EDT Best known for his work as the wry frontman for the Magnetic Fields, Stephin Merritt's music and lyrics for the off-Broadway version of Neil Gaiman's "Coraline" officially debuted last night (June 1) in lower Manhattan at the Lucille Lortel Theatre. The production has been…

  3. Still Her Own Mann: Aimee Mann

    May 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Aimee Mann named her new release "@#%&! Smilers" as a tongue-in-cheek protest of people who constantly prod others to put on a happy face, even when they don't feel like it. Aimee Mann named her new release "@#%&! Smilers" as a tongue-in-cheek protest of…

  4. Who's Back?

    October 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT It took 24 years, but Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey both got their way. Daltrey got what he's desperately wanted for so long -- the first album of new Who songs since 1982's "It's Hard." And Townsh It took 24 years, but Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey both got…

  5. The Who Moves Into New 'Household'

    April 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Who is eyeing a June release for a mini-opera, "The Glass Household," which is based on Pete Townshend's online novella "The Boy Who Heard Music." A full-length album could follow as early as Sept The Who is eyeing a June release for a mini-opera, "The Glass…

  6. 50 Cent Taking On Book Industry

    November 15, 2005 12:00 AM EST Cent has teamed with MTV/Pocket Books to create a series of novellas and graphic novels. G-Unit Books, a street-fiction series will roll out in 2007 with several titles authors in the genre. The se 50 Cent has teamed with MTV/Pocket Books to create a series of novellas and graphic novels.…

  7. Azteca America TV To Bow 'Billboard Latino'

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST The program will air Saturdays at 9 p.m. ET and will be co-produced by the Hispanic broadcaster, Billboard magazine and 13th Floor Television. "Billboard Latino," a weekly one-hour entertainment magazine show, will premiere Feb. 5 on the Azteca America television network. The…

  8. Band Vibe Brings Joe Strummer Alive

    July 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Most artists get a little nervous once they've finished an album and are waiting for feedback from friends, their record label, critics, and others. But, with his third solo album, "Global a Go-Go" (d Most artists get a little nervous once they've finished an album and are…