1. Noel Gallagher Jams With Paul Weller In London

    April 22, 2010 9:20 AM EDT Former Oasis star Noel Gallagher joined Paul Weller on-stage at the Modfather's intimate London show. Gallagher -- who split with Oasis last year - guested last night (April 21) on guitar and vocals on versions of Oasis' 2005 song "Mucky Fingers" and Weller's own …

  2. Muse, Kasabian Top NME Awards With Two Apiece

    February 25, 2010 5:51 AM EST Muse and Kasabian tied for top spot at the NME music awards with two prizes apiece. There were also standout performances from godlike genius recipient Paul Weller , who played classic Jam songs at the O2 Academy Brixton, as well as the Specials , Kasabian and the Big Pink featuring Lily…

  3. Billboard Bits: T.I., The Jam, Whitney Houston, Beck, Kandi Burruss And More

    January 19, 2010 5:24 PM EST Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Atlanta raper T.I ., who was released to a halfway house less than a month ago after serving seven months in prison on a gun charge, is back in the studio to lay down tracks for his next album.…

  4. May 25, 2009

    May 25, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Reggae musician Desmond Dekker dies of a heart attack at his home in Croydon, England, at the age of 64. 2005 – Domenic Troiano of the Guess Who and Bush dies of prostate cancer in Toronto, Canada, at the age of 59. 2005 – Country singer Carrie Underwood wins Season Four of “American…

  5. My Bloody Valentine, Cure Close Out Coachella

    April 20, 2009 12:00 PM EDT The 10th annual Coachella Music and Arts Festival concluded Sunday with a series of challenging, dissonant sets that saw the avant-garde take center stage on the event's final day of music. From My Bloody Valentine's wall of noise and Public Enemy's sonic sculptures to Devendra…

  6. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 7:17 AM EST Paul McCartney, the Killers and the Cure lead the bill for the tenth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 17-19 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are My Bloody Valentine, Amy Winehouse, Morrissey, Leonard Cohen and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. McCartney will…

  7. Franz, Kings, Weller To Headline Benicassim

    December 24, 2008 2:13 PM EST Kings of Leon, Franz Ferdinand and Paul Weller have been confirmed as headliners for the 2009 FIB Heineken Benicassim Festival in Spain. The 2009 festival, running July 16-19, will be the 15th annual Benicassim event. The festival, which has become established as a favorite with overseas…

  8. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2006 - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2004 - The third…

  9. Jack Bruce Hopeful For Fresh Cream Shows

    July 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The three members of Cream plan to gather again in October, but whether they'll play music together is up in the air. The three members of Cream plan to gather again in October, but whether they'll play music together is up in the air. Jack Bruce says that he and Eric Clapton plan…

  10. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 20, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Miley Cyrus sheds her Hannah Montana alter ego for her new album, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young unleash raw on-stage rock, U2 combs the vaults for three reissues and Black Kids look to transcend th A widespread CD release of Nine Inch Nails' "The Slip," which was given away…

  11. New Coldplay Album Sells 300K In Three Days

    June 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay raced to a No. 1 debut on the new U.K. album chart yesterday (June 15) with "Viva La Vida or Death and All His Friends" (Parlophone/EMI), even though the album was only released on Thursday, Coldplay raced to a No. 1 debut on the new U.K. album chart yesterday (June 15)…

  12. Weller Returns To No. 1 On U.K. Album Chart

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Paul Weller claimed a new No. 1 album on the U.K. charts with "22 Dreams" (Universal Island), five years after his last bestseller, "Illumination," and 25 since the Jam, first hit the British summit w Paul Weller claimed a new No. 1 album on the U.K. charts with "22…

  13. Usher, Rihanna Lead The Way On U.K. Charts

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Usher scored an instant No. 1 yesterday (June 1) on the new U.K. album chart with "Here I Stand" (LaFace/Sony BMG) as Rihanna's "Take a Bow" (Def Jam/Universal) started a second week atop the singles Usher scored an instant No. 1 yesterday (June 1) on the new U.K.…

  14. Foos, Kanye, NIN, STP Set For Virgin Fest

    April 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Stone Temple Pilots will headline the Virgin Mobile Festival, set for Aug. 9-10 at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md. The festival is pro Foo Fighters, Jack Johnson, Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Stone Temple Pilots will…

  15. From The Jam Prepping DVD, New Album

    February 01, 2008 12:00 AM EST Now that they've got their show on the road, there should be some new product from From The Jam in the near future. Now that they've got their show on the road, there should be some new product from From The Jam in the near future. Bassist Bruce Foxton -- who along with original Jam…

  16. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2006 - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2004 - The third…

  17. Ted Leo and the Pharmacists / April 28, 2007 / Chicago (Metro)

    May 01, 2007 12:00 AM EDT If Ted Leo isn't the hardest-working man in show business, he's doing a poor job proving otherwise. There he was, in front of a sold-out crowd at Chicago's Metro, dripping with sweat a mere three song If Ted Leo isn't the hardest-working man in show business, he's…

  18. 12OnTV

    March 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for Mar. 19 - Mar. 25, 2007. MONDAY, Mar. 19 "TRL" MTV Featured artist(s): Timbaland, Nelly Furtado, Fergie. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): Joss Stone (also featured: Bernie Mac, Paula Abdul). "Jimmy Kimmel Live…

  19. Two-Thirds Of The Jam Reuniting For Tour

    February 19, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and drummer Rick Buckler are reuniting for a tour, minus the group's most famous member, Paul Weller, under the moniker "From the Jam: Bruce Foxton and Rick Buckler." The The Jam bassist Bruce Foxton and drummer Rick Buckler are reuniting for a tour…

  20. Various Artists -- A Celebration for Jim Capaldi / Jan. 21, 2007 / London (Roundhouse)

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Any unenlightened observer of this generously mounted tribute concert would have soon realized that Jim Capaldi meant a great deal to an awful lot of his fellow rock musicians. Any unenlightened observer of this generously mounted tribute concert would have soon realized that Jim Capaldi…

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