1. This Day in Music

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Wonder Stuff drummer Martin Gilks dies in London after injuries sustained a day earlier in a motorcycle accident. He is 41. 2006 - Jeremy Camp takes top…

  2. Sun Kil Moon, "April"

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT With a Modest Mouse covers collection out of his system, Mark Kozelek is back to sketching his signature tales of love poisoned by expectation on his second album as Sun Kil Moon. With a Modest Mouse covers collection out of his system, Mark Kozelek is back to sketching his signature tales of…

  3. VH1 To Air 'Station Fire' Special On Sunday

    March 21, 2008 12:00 AM EDT VH1 and VH1 Classic will air a one-hour concert special on Sunday (March 23) to remember the five-year anniversary of the fire that killed 100 people during a Great White concert at the Station Nightc VH1 and VH1 Classic will air a one-hour concert special on Sunday (March 23) to remember the…

  4. Hair-Metal Mania Strikes Again At Rocklahoma

    March 04, 2008 12:00 AM EST This year's second annual Rocklahoma will feature performances from Warrant (featuring Jani Lane), Bret Michaels, LA Guns (featuring Tracii Guns), Enuff Z Nuff, Cinderella, Night Ranger and Tesla, amo This year's second annual Rocklahoma will feature performances from Warrant …

  5. Keys Notches Fourth Week At No. 1

    February 06, 2008 12:00 AM EST Alicia Keys returns to the top of The Billboard 200 with "As I Am," making this her fourth non-consecutive week at No. 1. The J Records effort had a 3% sales bump to 61,000 copies in the United States Alicia Keys returns to the top of The Billboard 200 with "As I Am,"…

  6. No. 1 With A Bullet?

    January 27, 2008 12:00 AM EST The team behind metal band Bullet for My Valentine has a major resolution for 2008: Break the metal quintet in the United States with its new album, "Scream Aim Fire," due this week on 20/20 Entertain The team behind metal band Bullet for My Valentine has a major resolution for 2008…

  7. Billboard Bits: Nicole Scherzinger, Polvo, MySpace

    November 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Originally expected Oct. 16 and then bumped to Nov. 20, Pussycat Doll vocalist Nicole Scherzinger's Interscope debut, "Her Name Is Nicole," has been shifted to a February release. Originally expected Oct. 16 and then bumped to Nov. 20, Pussycat Doll vocalist Nicole Scherzinger&…

  8. Ask Billboard

    October 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Keith answers readers' questions on Radiohead, "Legally Blonde: The Musical," Dashboard Confessional and more! CHART COLORS Hi Keith, Radiohead's new album, "In Rainbows," was released without a record label. It was available as a digital download from their Web…

  9. Dashboard Rewards Core Fans With New Album

    October 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT While most bands that achieve a modicum of mainstream success make a point of courting their new converts, Dashboard Confessional went the opposite direction on its new, acoustic record "The Shade of While most bands that achieve a modicum of mainstream success make a point of courting…

  10. Springsteen Is Boss Of Album Chart With 'Magic'

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen scores his eighth No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 with the "Magic" (Columbia), which moved 335,000 copies in the United States, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's his best sales s Bruce Springsteen scores his eighth No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 with the…

  11. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    September 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen regroups with the E Street Band for their first album together in five years, Brooks & Dunn pull back into "Cowboy Town," matchbox twenty tacks six new songs on its first "Greate The debut album from teen phenom Soulja Boy, "souljaboytellem.com" …

  12. Carrabba Already 14 Songs Into Next Dashboard CD

    September 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Chris Carrabba isn't waiting to get the new Dashboard Confessional album out -- "The Shade of Poison Trees" on Oct. 2 (Vagrant) -- before getting the next one going in serious fashion. Chris Carrabba isn't waiting to get the new Dashboard Confessional album out -- "…

  13. Carrabba Goes Acoustic On New Dashboard Album

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Chris Carrabba's next album as Dashboard Confessional will revisit the acoustic approach of the act's early releases. Chris Carrabba's next album as Dashboard Confessional will revisit the acoustic approach of the act's early releases. Due Oct. 2 via Vagrant, "The…

  14. The Last Goodnight

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Enfield, Connecticut isn't exactly a musical mecca, but the tiny New England city has spawned pop rock act the Last Goodnight, who have just scored their first ink on the Billboard charts. Enfield, Connecticut isn't exactly a musical mecca, but the tiny New England city has spawned…

  15. Metal Gets Its Due On Massive Rhino Boxed Set

    July 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Heavy metal fans will be banging their heads in delight this fall with the release of Rhinos's "Heavy Metal Box," due Oct. 2. Heavy metal fans will be banging their heads in delight this fall with the release of Rhinos's "Heavy Metal Box," due Oct. 2. The four…

  16. Chart Beat

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fred discusses Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, Big & Rich and more and more! THE LONG RUN: There aren't a lot of songwriters who can claim a 54-year span of No. 1 hits on the Billboard charts. In fact, I can only think of one team that has accomplished this,…

  17. Bon Jovi, Poison, Lyle Lovett, Emmylou Harris

    June 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Bon Jovi opts for digital savvy when it comes to his upcoming release, plus Poison's Bret Michaels battles boredom with lingerie and a cruise for the Americana crowd gets organized. Tell us what you Bon Jovi opts for digital savvy when it comes to his upcoming release, plus Poison's…

  18. T-Pain Soars To No. 1 Ahead Of Rihanna, McCartney

    June 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT T-Pain's sophomore album "Epiphany" enters on top of The Billboard 200 in a week where six of the top 10 albums are new releases. With sales fueled by the MC's high-powered single "Buy U a Drank (Shaw T-Pain's sophomore album "Epiphany" enters on top of…

  19. 23OnTV

    June 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music on TV listings for June 4-10, 2007. MONDAY, June 4 "Park City: Where Music Meets Film," WE Featured Artist(s): Marc Broussard, Joss Stone, Babyface, Shelby Lynne, Joan Osborne, Shawn ColvinJonny Lang, Daniel Powter, Keb' Mo', Monte Montgomery, Bird York, Stanley…

  20. Bullet For My Valentine In The Thick Of New Album

    April 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Fans attending Bullet For My Valentine's current North American dates will hear a new song, "Scream, Aim and Fire." And guitarist Michael Padget says there's more where that came from. Fans attending Bullet For My Valentine's current North American dates will hear a…

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