1. Trail Of Dead Taking 'Source' On Tour

    January 24, 2002 12:00 AM EST Austin, Texas-based rock quartet ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead has lined up a 20-date U.S. tour in support of its Interscope debut, "Source Tags & Codes," due Feb. 26. Austin, Texas-based rock quartet ...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead has lined up a 20…

  2. Adema, Earshot Join Sno Core Rock

    January 24, 2002 12:00 AM EST California-based rockers Adema and Earshot have been added to the lineup for this year's SnoCore Rock tour, which, as previously reported, will also feature Alien Ant Farm, Fenix TX, and Glassjaw. Ear California-based rockers Adema and Earshot have been added to the lineup for this year&…

  3. Kasey Chambers Builds On Family's Dead-Ringer-Band Legacy

    January 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST From the first verse of the first track, Kasey Chambers' sophomore set, "Barricades & Brickwalls" (due Feb. 12 from Warner Bros.), bursts with passionate songwriting and a singing voice fraught wi From the first verse of the first track, Kasey Chambers' sophomore set, …

  4. Nelly Furtado Bolsters Tour Itinerary

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST Nelly Furtado has added some 30 dates to her previously announced 2002 tour itinerary. The trek begins Jan. 28 in Victoria, British Columbia, and is scheduled to wrap April 18 in Toronto. Furtado will Nelly Furtado has added some 30 dates to her previously announced 2002 tour itinerary. The…

  5. Peggy Lee Dies At 81

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST Peggy Lee, the singer-composer whose smoky, insinuating voice in such songs as "Is That All There Is" and "Fever" made her a jazz and pop legend, died yesterday (Jan. 21) in Los Angeles. She was 81. L Peggy Lee, the singer-composer whose smoky, insinuating voice in such…

  6. Josh Groban Finds His Fans Through TV

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST Move over, Russell Watson. Josh Groban is the latest singer to find commercial success with a blend of pop and operatic music. Groban's eponymous debut album on 143/Warner Bros. Records is catching on Move over, Russell Watson. Josh Groban is the latest singer to find commercial success…

  7. Billboard Bits: Britney, Foo Fighters, '80s Box'

    January 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Britney Spears, Foo Fighters, '80s Box' Britney Spears was in the U.K. this week to tape an appearance on the BBC's popular "Top Of The Pops" show. The artist performed "Overprotected," which can be found on her latest Jive album, "Britney,"…

  8. Dido Begins Work On 'No Angel' Sequel

    January 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST Dido has begun work on the follow-up to her smash 1999 set "No Angel" (Arista), but says she probably won't devote her full attention to the project until April. "I'm still promoting ["No Angel"], unb Dido has begun work on the follow-up to her smash 1999…

  9. Zombie Feeling 'Sinister' On The Road

    January 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST Fresh off a trek with Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie is planning a 34-date North American tour in support of his latest Interscope/Geffen album, "The Sinister Urge." The jaunt, with legendary punk band the Fresh off a trek with Ozzy Osbourne, Rob Zombie is planning a 34-date North…

  10. Busta Rhymes Takes 'Genesis' On Tour

    January 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rapper Busta Rhymes has lined up an extensive U.S. tour in support of his J Records debut, "Genesis." The trek begins Thursday (Jan. 25) in Worcester, Mass., and wraps March 16 in Binghamton, N.Y. The Rapper Busta Rhymes has lined up an extensive U.S. tour in support of his J…

  11. CHART BEAT BONUS

    January 18, 2002 12:00 AM EST Chart-based stories on Creed, Kylie Minogue, Golden Globe nominees, and the Swiss pop charts. 'WEATHERED' MEN: Creed remains No. 1 on The Billboard 200 for the eighth week in a row with "Weathered" (Wind-up); it's the longest consecutive run at the top since the…

  12. Kid Rock To Get 'Cocky' On The Road

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST Rock/rap bad boy Kid Rock will launch a U.S. tour next month in support of his latest Lava/Atlantic album, "Cocky." While the only confirmed dates so far are the Feb. 22 opener in Saginaw, Mich., and Rock/rap bad boy Kid Rock will launch a U.S. tour next month in support of his…

  13. Bush In A Touring 'State' Of Mind

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST U.K. modern rock act Bush will launch a U.S. club and theater tour Feb. 28 at Denver's Fillmore Auditorium. The jaunt, which comes in support of last year's Atlantic album "Golden State," is set to en U.K. modern rock act Bush will launch a U.S. club and theater tour Feb.…

  14. Dido Deleted From Brits Newcomer Category

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST Dido had her nomination for a best British newcomer award revoked yesterday (Jan. 16), after officials realized she isn't that new after all. The singer, who rose to stardom after rapper Eminem chose Dido had her nomination for a best British newcomer award revoked yesterday (Jan. 16),…

  15. MTV Invites Viewers Into Ozzy's Home

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST Ozzy Osbourne and his family will be the focus of a new MTV reality series, "The Osbournes," set to debut March 5. The weekly show will follow the family -- including his wife/manager, Sharon, and tee Ozzy Osbourne and his family will be the focus of a new MTV reality series, "…

  16. Shannon McNally's 'Jukebox' Holds Musical Variety

    January 17, 2002 12:00 AM EST Shannon McNally may have been born and bred in Long Island, N.Y., but deep down she's got a dusty, Southern soul that's as rich as a tobacco field. Shannon McNally may have been born and bred in Long Island, N.Y., but deep down she's got a dusty, Southern soul that's as…

  17. Mandy Moore's 'Cry' Heralds Soundtrack

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Of the three albums of material that she's recorded to date, Mandy Moore says that she'd be content if only one song was heard by the pop masses: her new single, "Cry." "I carried around a copy of tha Of the three albums of material that she's recorded to date,…

  18. Billboard Bits: George Harrison, NIN, Wynonna

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on George Harrison, Nine Inch Nails, Wynonna George Harrison's widow has accused her former brother-in-law of stealing Harrison memorabilia, then trying to sell it the day after the former Beatle died. California Superior Court Judge Dzintra I. Janavs on Friday granted a temporary…

  19. DMB Spring Tour Kicks Off In April

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST As first reported here in November, Dave Matthews Band will return to arenas and amphitheaters for its spring North American tour, which kicks off April 4 in Washington, D.C., and concludes May 24 in As first reported here in November, Dave Matthews Band will return to arenas and…

  20. Wainwright Plans Headlining Tour

    January 16, 2002 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright will launch his first headlining club/theater tour Feb. 8 in Boston. The trek, which comes in support of the artist's sophomore album, "Poses" (DreamWorks), will fea Singer/songwriter Rufus Wainwright will launch his first headlining club…

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