1. Warped Tour To Kick Off In Late June

    March 07, 2002 12:00 AM EST The 2002 edition of the Vans Warped Tour will encompass a 46-city, 48-day trek launching June 21 outside Boise, Idaho, and wrapping Aug. 15 in Boston. As previously reported, the summer fest will be h The 2002 edition of the Vans Warped Tour will encompass a 46-city, 48-day trek launching…

  2. STP, Third Eye Blind Bolster Beyond 2002 Lineup

    March 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST Stone Temple Pilots, Fatboy Slim, and Third Eye Blind have joined the lineup of the inaugural Beyond 2002 Super Festival. As previously reported, the April 12-14 event will present artists on five sta Stone Temple Pilots, Fatboy Slim, and Third Eye Blind have joined the lineup of the…

  3. Familiar Faces Lead Kids' Choice Nominations

    March 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST Britney Spears, 'N Sync, and Pink lead the music pack with two nominations each for Nickelodeon's 15th Annual Kids' Choice Awards. Southern California pop-rockers Smash Mouth also garnered two, due no Britney Spears, 'N Sync, and Pink lead the music pack with two…

  4. Henley, Train To Rock Tiger Jam V

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran rock artist Don Henley and recent Grammy winner Train have signed on to perform at Tiger Jam V, set for April 20 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Presented by Coca-Cola, the ann Veteran rock artist Don Henley and recent Grammy winner Train have signed on to perform at…

  5. Zeppelin's John Paul Jones Brings The 'Thunder'

    March 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST As a principal member of what was arguably the greatest rock'n'roll band of all time, John Paul Jones was in need for a change by the time Led Zeppelin dissolved in 1980. Putting his own music on the As a principal member of what was arguably the greatest rock'n'roll band…

  6. Nickelback, Default Prepare To 'Invade'

    March 04, 2002 12:00 AM EST Hard rock outfits Nickelback, Default, and Injected will lead MTV's annual Campus Invasion tour, which will also feature rising U.K. modern rock act Starsailor on the inaugural MTV2 stage. The trek bo Hard rock outfits Nickelback, Default, and Injected will lead MTV's annual Campus…

  7. Sasha & Digweed Get 'Heavy' On Spring Tour

    February 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST DJ superstars Sasha and John Digweed are setting out in late March on a two-month jaunt across North America, dubbed the Delta Heavy Spring 2002 Tour. The famed mixing duo will be transporting its own DJ superstars Sasha and John Digweed are setting out in late March on a two-month jaunt…

  8. Jane's Addiction Makes A Date In The Studio

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Pioneering modern rock act Jane's Addiction has made plans to begin work on its first studio album since 1990's "Ritual de lo Habitual," which hit No. 19 on The Billboard 200 and sported the No. 1 Mod Pioneering modern rock act Jane's Addiction has made plans to begin…

  9. Kiss To Help Close Winter Olympics

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Veteran rock act Kiss is the latest addition to the lengthy list of performers set to take part in the closing ceremonies of the Olympic Winter Games. The gala extravaganza will take place Sunday nigh Veteran rock act Kiss is the latest addition to the lengthy list of performers set to take…

  10. Rod Stewart Inks Deal With J Records

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rod Stewart has signed to J Records in a worldwide, multi-album deal to be announced today (Feb. 21), Billboard Bulletin reports. Stewart left the WEA family last November after 25 years. "J is where Rod Stewart has signed to J Records in a worldwide, multi-album deal to be announced…

  11. Martin Honors Shawn Colvin With Signature Guitar

    February 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST "It's a great honor," singer/songwriter Shawn Colvin says of her Martin M3SC, a limited edition signature model guitar the revered instrument maker is putting into production. "It's very simple, not f "It's a great honor," singer/songwriter Shawn Colvin…

  12. Billboard Bits: Siouxie, Hank Jr., Moby, Tragically Hip

    February 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST Stories on a Siouxie & The Banshees mini reunion tour, Hank Williams Jr. returning to the Grand Ole Opry, Moby's new MTV series, and the Tragically Hip's Special Olympics Benefit concert. Modern rock veterans Siouxie & The Banshees will regroup for an April 27 appearance at…

  13. O'Jays To Take Philly Soul On The Road

    February 20, 2002 12:00 AM EST Stalwart Philly soul group the O'Jays will launch a U.S. concert tour in support of their latest MCA album "For the Love." The jaunt will kick off March 14 in Boston and crisscross the country over th Stalwart Philly soul group the O'Jays will launch a U.S. concert tour in…

  14. Top Hip-Hop Acts Look To 'Beyond' Festival

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rappers Snoop Dogg, Outkast, and Busta Rhymes have all signed on to perform during the inaugural Beyond 2002 Super Festival. Scheduled for April 12-14 in Miami's Bicentennial Park, the event will feat Rappers Snoop Dogg, Outkast, and Busta Rhymes have all signed on to perform during the…

  15. CSNY Tour Revels In Spontaneity

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST With more than 900 songs in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's combined repertoire, David Crosby tells Billboard.com that the band's second tour in three years is all about spontaneity and the unearth With more than 900 songs in Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young's combined…

  16. Hot Product

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Previewing new albums from Joey Ramone and Dan "The Automator" Nakamura, the "Queen of the Damned" soundtrack, the latest set of Elvis Costello reissues, and more. No Need To 'Worry' Joey Ramone's posthumous debut solo album, "Don't Worry About Me,…

  17. George Michael's Home Robbed

    February 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST Thieves broke into pop singer George Michael's mansion and drove off with his $114,000 Aston Martin sports car and $140,000 in paintings, jewelry, and clothing, according to a tabloid report Sunday. Thieves broke into pop singer George Michael's mansion and drove off with his $114…

  18. Incubus Plans North American Tour

    February 15, 2002 12:00 AM EST Modern rock act Incubus will kick off a North American tour April 11 in Portland, Ore., in support of its latest Immortal/Epic set "Morning View." The 50-date tour will be sponsored by Honda Civic, wh Modern rock act Incubus will kick off a North American tour April 11 in Portland,…

  19. Performances Spark BBC Folk Awards

    February 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST A rare live performance by former Catatonia frontwoman Cerys Matthews and lifetime achievement awards for both the Chieftains and Fairport Convention were among the highlights of the third annual BBC A rare live performance by former Catatonia frontwoman Cerys Matthews and lifetime…

  20. X-ecutioners, The Coup Feel The 'Adrenaline'

    February 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST Turntablists the X-ecutioners and political hip-hop act the Coup will headline the Adrenaline Rush tour, presented by health drink maker SoBe. Slated to begin April 3 in Austin, Texas, and wrap May 6 Turntablists the X-ecutioners and political hip-hop act the Coup will headline the Adrenaline…

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