1. Jake Owen Finds His Footing With 'Barefoot and Blue Jean Night'

    August 30, 2011 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With an opening slot on Keith Urban's Get Closer tour and a hot single in hand, Jake Owen is well-primed for the Aug. 29 release of his third RCA album, "Barefoot Blue Jean Night," out today (Aug. 30). Keith Urban Says 'Get Close ...

  2. Beach Boys' Long Lost 'Smile' Album to Be Released in 2011

    March 11, 2011 10:29 AM EST The Boys of Summer: The original "Smile" recordings from the mid-1960s will finally see the light of day. (Photo: CA/Redferns) It's an event that pop music fans have been waiting for since the Summer of Love: Capitol Records is plan ...

  3. Beach Boys' Lost 'Smile' Album to See Release in 2011

    March 11, 2011 9:27 AM EST 0 0 0 It's an event that pop music fans have been waiting for since the Summer of Love: Capitol Records is planning to release the Beach Boys ' great lost album, "Smile," later this year. Two longtime Beach Boys associates -- engineer ...

  4. Katy Perry: No One Suing Over 'California Gurls'

    August 06, 2010 8:09 AM EDT 0 0 0 Katy Perry has gone on Twitter to dismiss suggestions of any legal action over her use of lyrics similar to the Beach Boys ' "California Girls" on her hit "California Gurls." Snoop Dogg says "I really wish you all could ...

  5. Beach Boys Go After Katy Perry for 'California Gurls' Credit

    August 05, 2010 4:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Beach Boys' publishing company is going after Katy Perry for using the lyrics to the band's classic song, "California Girls," on her new summer anthem, "California Gurls." Beach Boys members Mike Love and Brian Wils ...

  6. Priscilla Renea Prepares 'Jukebox' Debut

    October 16, 2009 4:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 The saying goes: imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. With over 50 fans posting videos of themselves singing along to singer/songwriter Priscilla Renea's original tracks on Youtube, the newcomer already knows the feeling. It all started ...

  7. This Day in Music

    April 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Switchfoot, the Crabb Family and Casting Crowns are the big winners at the 36th annual Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards, held at Nashville's Grand Ole OpryHouse. Switchfoot is named artist of th 2005 - Switchfoot, the Crabb Family and Cast ...

  8. This Day in Music

    April 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Switchfoot, the Crabb Family and Casting Crowns are the big winners at the 36th annual Gospel Music Assn. Dove Awards, held at Nashville's Grand Ole OpryHouse. Switchfoot is named artist of th 2005 - Switchfoot, the Crabb Family and Cast ...

  9. Bob Seger Moving On From Capitol?

    March 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Will Bob Seger be the next major artist to bolt from Capitol Records' roster? Will Bob Seger be the next major artist to bolt from Capitol Records' roster? Today (March 27), Seger's management company issued a photo of him and his Sil ...

  10. This Day in Music

    April 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>A claymation version of Canada's Barenaked Ladies makes an appearance on the UPN series "Gary & Mike." The episode features the voices of various bandmembers offering commentary on t 2005 - Switchfoot, th ...

  11. This Day in Music

    April 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2004 - </b>Songwriter and producer Ritchie Cordell dies in New York of pancreatic cancer. He is 61. 2004 - Songwriter and producer Ritchie Cordell dies in New York of pancreatic cancer. He is 61. 2004 - The Pixies unleash a 27-song se ...

  12. This Day in Music

    April 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>A claymation version of Canada's Barenaked Ladies makes an appearance on the UPN series "Gary & Mike." The episode features the voices of various bandmembers offering commentary on t 2001 - A claymation v ...