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  1. BET Hip-Hop Awards Marred by Backstage Scuffle

    September 30, 2012 12:10 PM EDT Atlanta police officers broke up an altercation Saturday evening between two groups at the seventh annual BET Hip-Hop Awards, but no arrests were made. Police spokesman Carlos Campos said officers responded to the scuffle at around 7:30 p.m. in th ...

  2. Indie Music Films Look For Help On Kickstarter

    July 26, 2012 5:00 PM EDT Nearly a year after actor-turned-filmmaker Colin Hanks funded a documentary about the demise of legendary retailer Tower Records through creative financing website Kickstarter, the director of another indie film chronicling Los Angeles' reiss ...

  3. Backbeat: Romeo Santos' Private L.A. Show; Talks Collabs With Usher, Pitbull, Lil Wayne

    October 04, 2011 8:05 AM EDT Shirley Rodriguez (VP of marketing/Angelo Medina group), Paula Paminsky (vp of marketing/Sony Music Latin), the evening's main attraction Romeo Santos and Karina Puente (Sony Music Latin) Univision Radio executive VP Jack Hobbs and Mexican po ...

  4. Punk Rock Band SoCal Releases Second Album

    August 12, 2011 9:30 AM EDT Growing up in Los Angeles, Matthew Caughthran became a fan of punk bands like the Ramones and Black Flag at the same time that he was exposed to Mexican music in the predominantly Latino suburb of Pico Rivera. Caughthran, 32, now fronts Mariachi ...

  5. Aventura Reveals Latin American Leg Of Tour

    March 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST Urban bachata act Aventura, which had the top-selling Latin album in 2009 with "The Last" and sold out four nights at New York's Madison Square Garden during its recently completed 21-date U.S. tour, announced the Latin American leg ...

  6. Lyman, Reese To Launch Rockstar Mayhem Tour

    January 10, 2008 12:00 AM EST Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman and John Reese, Lyman's partner on the Taste of Chaos tour, are assembling the first ever Rockstar Mayhem tour, Billboard.biz has learned. Slipknot and Disturbed are already confirmed. The outing, sponsore ...

  7. No 'Pains,' No Gains: Mary J. Blige

    December 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST Bringing out a new Mary J. Blige album is a big challenge. That's because Blige, anointed "the Queen of Hip-Hop Soul" in 1992, is on a 15-year multiplatinum run as one of the most electric performers in the urban world, with a wide- ...

  8. Spoon, Clipse, Wolf Parade Set For Musicfest NW

    July 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spoon, the Clipse, Girl Talk, Aesop Rock, the Thermals, Wolf Parade, Deerhunter and Brian Jonestown Massacre are among the acts confirmed for the seventh annual Williamette Week's Musicfest NW, set for Sept. 6-9 in Portland, Ore. The event wi ...

  9. 'Anastacia' Returns To European Albums Throne

    August 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "Anastacia" (Epic) underlines its status as one of the most enduring European sellers of 2004, returning 2-1 in its 20th week on European Top 100 Albums. Its current single "Sick and Tired" holds at N "Anastacia" (Epi ...

  10. 'Anastacia' Returns To European Albums Throne

    August 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "Anastacia" (Epic) underlines its status as one of the most enduring European sellers of 2004, returning 2-1 in its 20th week on European Top 100 Albums. Its current single "Sick and Tired" holds at N "Anastacia" (Epi ...

  11. AFI Cancels Spring Tour

    March 05, 2004 12:00 AM EST AFI is scratching the remainder of its spring tour due to singer Davey Havok's voice problems. His doctors are recommending that Havok stop singing immediately or risk serious damage to his vocal cho AFI is scratching the remainder of its spr ...