1. 'Man' Of The Hour

    June 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Columbia/Legacy this week revitalizes the 1996 soundtrack to the film "Dead Man Walking," the CD portion of which features a previously unreleased studio version of "Dead Man" recorded in 2004 by Pear Columbia/Legacy this week revitalizes the 1996 soundtrack to the film …

  2. 'Dead Man Walking' Reborn With Live DVD

    November 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Columbia/Legacy has set a Feb. 7 release date for an expanded edition of the 1996 soundtrack to the film "Dead Man Walking." The new edition features a previously unreleased studio version of "Dead Ma Columbia/Legacy has set a Feb. 7 release date for an expanded edition of the…

  3. Niyaz

    April 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Niyaz is the meeting of three major artists—Azam Ali, the sublime vocalist of Vas; multi-instrumentalist Loga Ramin Torkian of Axiom of Choice; and producer/remix savant Carmen Rizzo. Niyaz is the meeting of three major artists—Azam Ali, the sublime vocalist of Vas; multi-instrumentalist Loga…

  4. Live at Sin-é

    October 04, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Part of the inaugural round in Sony Legacy's new Legacy Edition series—reissued albums remastered, repackaged and expanded to double-disc length (à la Universal's Deluxe Editions)&#x2014 Part of the inaugural round in Sony Legacy's new Legacy Edition series—reissued albums…

  5. Gabriel Setting 'Up' North American Tour

    September 24, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Peter Gabriel will kick off a North American tour Nov. 5 in Atlanta in support of his latest Geffen album, "Up," due today (Sept. 24) in North America. Gabriel and his band celebrated the tour news to Peter Gabriel will kick off a North American tour Nov. 5 in Atlanta in support of…

  6. After 10 Years, Gabriel Looks 'Up'

    July 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT It has been 10 years since Peter Gabriel's last studio set, "Us," but the artist has finally wrapped work on its follow-up, "Up," due Sept. 24 via Geffen. The 11-song set is led by first single "The B It has been 10 years since Peter Gabriel's last studio…

  7. Assembly

    June 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT A gripping fusion of traditional African song and electronica, Assembly is a masterpiece created by Tanzanian singer Dr. A gripping fusion of traditional African song and electronica, Assembly is a masterpiece created by Tanzanian singer Dr. Hukwe Zawose and Canadian musician/producer Michael…

  8. A Better Destiny

    February 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST Brothers Rizwan and Muazzam Mujahid Ali Khan are getting on with the family business, as did their uncle, the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. Brothers Rizwan and Muazzam Mujahid Ali Khan are getting on with the family business, as did their uncle, the late Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan. The family has…

  9. Will A Peter Gabriel Disc Show 'Up' In 2002?

    February 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST Peter Gabriel has been working on "Up," the follow-up to 1992's "Us" (Geffen), for more than five years, and this may be the year it finally sees the light. According to the artist's official Web site Peter Gabriel has been working on "Up," the follow…

  10. Come With Us

    February 02, 2002 12:00 AM EST Known to his legion of admirers as Shahen-Shan-e-Qawwali (The Brightest Star of Qawwali), Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was the greatest voice of qawwali music at the time of his death in 1997. Known to his legion of admirers as Shahen-Shan-e-Qawwali (The Brightest Star of Qawwali), Nusrat Fateh Ali…

  11. Vedder, Crowes Cover Beatles For 'I Am Sam'

    November 06, 2001 12:00 AM EST Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, the Black Crowes, Sarah McLachlan, the Wallflowers, Ben Harper, and Nick Cave are among the artists who have recorded Beatles covers for the V2 soundtrack to "I Am Sam," star Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder, the Black Crowes, Sarah McLachlan, the…

  12. Claude Chalhoub

    August 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Lebanese classical violinist Claude Chalhoub makes a music born of global fusion and sonic experimentation. Lebanese classical violinist Claude Chalhoub makes a music born of global fusion and sonic experimentation. Collaborating with producer Michael Brook—who previously worked atmospheric…

  13. The Final Recordings

    May 19, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Pakistani devotees of qawwali music refer to Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan as "the voice of heaven." This double-CD release—featuring the last tracks he recorded before his death in 1997—is a st Pakistani devotees of qawwali music refer to Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan as "the voice of heaven.…

  14. Qawwali Vocalist Khan Continues Uncle's Tradition

    March 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American/Legacy set released March 13 -- was recorded in Santa Monica, Calif., in 1997. It was the same year that his uncle and Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American/Legacy set…

  15. Qawwali Vocalist Khan Continues Uncle's Tradition

    March 15, 2001 12:00 AM EST Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American/Legacy set released March 13 -- was recorded in Santa Monica, Calif., in 1997. It was the same year that his uncle and <I>qa Rahat Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan's first U.S. recording -- an eponymous American…