1. Prince Unveils Plans For Las Vegas Club

    November 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST Purple was the color and Prince was the star yesterday (Nov. 8) as the eccentric musician launched a nightclub venture that will see him performing twice a week in Las Vegas. Purple was the color and Prince was the star yesterday (Nov. 8) as the eccentric musician launched a nightclub venture…

  2. The Streets, Kasabian, Lily Allen Join Big Day Out

    November 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Streets, Kasabian, Lily Allen and the Crystal Method have joined the lineup for the 2007 Big Day Out festival tour of Australia and New Zealand. Also new to the bill are Lupe Fiasco, Trivium, the The Streets, Kasabian, Lily Allen and the Crystal Method have joined the lineup for the 2007…

  3. Spoon Halfway Home On 'Gimme Fiction' Follow-Up

    October 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Spoon is about "halfway through" work on its next studio album, which is being penciled in for an April or May release. Spoon is about "halfway through" work on its next studio album, which is being penciled in for an April or May release. "We've been recording…

  4. Killers, Tool, Jet, Muse Booked For Big Day Out

    October 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Killers, Tool, Jet, Muse and My Chemical Romance are among the first acts confirmed for the 2007 Big Day Out festival tour of Australia and New Zealand. The Killers, Tool, Jet, Muse and My Chemical Romance are among the first acts confirmed for the 2007 Big Day Out festival tour of…

  5. ADAM GREEN, "Jacket Full of Danger"

    August 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT It seems like the cool thing to do these days in hipster land is to prove just how much you are not a hipster. It seems like the cool thing to do these days in hipster land is to prove just how much you are not a hipster. And by those standards, former Moldy Peach Adam Green has proven once…

  6. OutKast Finally Settles On 'Idlewild' Track List

    August 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT With just a few weeks left to spare, OutKast has finalized the track list for the long-awaited soundtrack to its film, "Idlewild." The album arrives Aug. 22 via LaFace/Zomba, while the film hits theat With just a few weeks left to spare, OutKast has finalized the track list for the…

  7. SMALL SINS, "Small Sins"

    July 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT So did you hear that Matt Sharp was putting the Rentals back together? Too bad for him that one-man band Thomas D'Arcy has already recorded the best album the former Weezer bassist new wave unit never So did you hear that Matt Sharp was putting the Rentals back together? Too bad for him…

  8. Yeah Yeah Yeahs Rock With Fans In 'Cheated' Clip

    July 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The Yeah Yeah Yeahs fight for screen time with look-a-like fans from all over the world in the video for their new single, "Cheated Hearts." The group handpicked 25 clips out of about 100 submissions The Yeah Yeah Yeahs fight for screen time with look-a-like fans from all over the…

  9. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    July 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Thom Yorke reveals his first album without the backing of Radiohead, DJ Cut Chemist does the same minus longtime collaborators Cut Chemist and Sufjan Stevens offers an alternate glimpse at his acclaim The major-label debut from rapper Rhymefest, "Blue Collar" (Allido/J), featuring…

  10. 27OnTV

    July 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Music-related TV listings for July 3-10, 2006. MONDAY, JULY 3 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Nick Lachey. "The Late Show With David Letterman," Featured artist(s): Rob Zombie (also scheduled: Jennifer Aniston). "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," Featured artist…

  11. Zappa Plays Zappa / June 16, 2006 / Toronto (Hummingbird Centre)

    June 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT When Frank Zappa passed away, many believed seeing his music given true justice in a live setting would be slim at best and probably impossible. But Dweezil Zappa has other plans. The son of the late When Frank Zappa passed away, many believed seeing his music given true justice in a live…

  12. Special Feature: Philadelphia International Records

    June 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Flip your TV channels these days, and you're likely to hear the O'Jays' classic "Love Train" as part of Coors' new ad campaign, sounding as inspiring and danceable as it did when it topped Billboard's Flip your TV channels these days, and you're likely…

  13. This Day in Music

    April 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT <b>1998 - </b>The Oak Ridge Boys perform in Washington, D.C., at ceremonies marking the 50th anniversary of the American Red Cross' blood services.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 2004 - The L.A. recording studios of Ray Charles _ RPM…

  14. Artists Rock Against Iraq War In New York

    March 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Michael Stipe, Rufus Wainwright, Moby and surprise guest James Iha all performed last night (March 20) in New York for the Bring 'Em Home concert, marking the third anniversary of the United States-le Michael Stipe, Rufus Wainwright, Moby and surprise guest James Iha all performed last…

  15. Stipe, Bright Eyes Rock Against Iraq War

    February 22, 2006 12:00 AM EST R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe, Bright Eyes, Rufus Wainwright, Fischerspooner, Public Enemy's Chuck D, Devendra Banhart and Peaches have signed on for "Bring 'Em Home Now," a March 20 concert at New Yo R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe, Bright Eyes, Rufus Wainwright,…

  16. Morningwood

    January 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST Waking up to pop's latest buzz band can be an, um... er... exciting experience. Got Morningwood? It's not as intimate a question as it might seem. Instead, it's merely a radar check, for if you don't, it's likely time to get your hands on the self-titled debut by this…

  17. This Day in Music

    January 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST <b>2000 - </b>The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) launches its "Los Premios De Oro Y Platino" certification program for Spanish-language product at the Raleigh Hotel in Miami Beach, F 2004 - "The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King" takes…

  18. Billboard Bits: Khan/Neville, Russell Crowe, Eagles Of Death Metal

    January 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST News on Chaka Khan/Aaron Neville, Russell Crowe, Eagles Of Death Metal Chaka Khan and Aaron Neville are the first two acts signed to the new Burgundy Records, Billboard has learned. The imprint was founded by Joe DiMuro, the executive VP of Sony BMG Strategic Marketing Group. Burgundy will be…

  19. Allmans Plan 13 'March Madness' Shows

    January 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST The Allman Brothers Band will continue a long-standing tradition with a 13-show residency at New York's Beacon Theatre in March. The Allman Brothers Band will continue a long-standing tradition with a 13-show residency at New York's Beacon Theatre in March. Tickets for shows March 9…

  20. Billboard Bits: Rhino/TBS, Ying Yang Twins, Disney Xmas

    December 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST News on Rhino/TBS, Ying Yang Twins, Disney Xmas Rhino has teamed with cable network TBS for a 16-track compilation of tunes with a light-hearted and/or comedic bent. "TBS Tunes: Fun Tracks Wisecracks" will arrive Jan. 10 and features songs from Devo, Fountains Of Wayne, Ween, They…

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