1. Sam Sniderman, Founder of Legendary Canadian Record Stores, Dead at 92

    September 24, 2012 10:05 AM EDT Iconic Canadian record retailer Sam Sniderman, whose Sam The Record Man store started in 1937 and grew to 140 stores nationwide at its peak, died Sunday in Toronto. He was 92. Sniderman opened the first record department with his brother, Sid, ins ...

  2. Dee Cernile of Sven Gali Dead at 46

    February 27, 2012 3:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Dee Cernile, guitarist for gold-selling 90s hard rock band Sven Gali, died Feb. 25 after battling lung cancer. He was 46. On his personal Facebook page - now filled with messages of memories and condolences from many members of the Canadian music in ...

  3. Dee Cernile, Guitarist From Canadian Rockers Sven Gali, Dies at 46

    February 27, 2012 12:28 PM EST Dee Cernile, guitarist for gold-selling 90s hard rock band Sven Gali, died Feb. 25 after battling lung cancer. He was 46. On his personal Facebook page - now filled with messages of memories and condolences from many members of the Canadian music ...

  4. Papa Roach Makes 'Time for Annihilation'

    August 25, 2010 3:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 The desire to draw "a link from the past to the present and to the future of this rock band" is what led to Papa Roach's new album, "Time For Annihilation...On the Record and on the Road," due out Aug. 31. "It connects ...

  5. Papa Roach: Summer Album Preview 2010

    May 25, 2010 5:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Title TBA (Seven Eleven Music, August) After March 2009's "Metamorphosis" and a split from Interscope, Papa Roach returns with a yet-to-be-named seventh album. In addition to being the hard rockers' first release on Eleven Seven ...

  6. Breaking Benjamin Takes 'Agony' To Top 10

    October 09, 2009 2:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Dear Agony," the fourth full-length album from the Pennsylvania post-grunge band Breaking Benjamin , enters the Billboard 200 at No. 4 with 134,000 copies sold, according to Nielsen SoundScan. While the act's last two Hollywood Recor ...

  7. Billboard Bits: Breaking Benjamin, 'Radiodread,' Radio Birdman

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Breaking Benjamin, 'Radiodread' and Radio Birdman stories. Breaking Benjamin will release their third full-length effort, "Phobia," on Aug. 8 via Hollywood Records. The Pennsylvanian quartet tapped David Bendeth, who helmed their ...

  8. SXSW 2005 PREVIEW (2 of 4)

    March 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Selected profiles of noteworthy acts that will perform during this year's South by Southwest Music & Media Conference March 16-20 in Austin, Texas: Dropping Daylight, The Go! Team, Giant Drag and Selected profiles of noteworthy acts that wi ...

  9. Stars And 'Idols' Celebrate The King

    September 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country star Travis Tritt and "American Idol" contestants Justin Guarini and Tamyra Gray were among those present at last night's (Sept. 24) New York launch party for the new Elvis Presley hits compil Country star Travis Tritt and &qu ...

  10. Hornsby Eschews Trademark Sound For 'Big Swing Face'

    July 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. With his first studio album since last year's live "Bring on the Noisemakers," Bruce Hornsby recognizes that he's taken a dramatic stylistic turn. "They certainly won't acc ...