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  2. Woodstock At 40: The Bands Reflect

    July 31, 2009 3:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard.com spoke to many of the artists who performed at the historic Woodstock festival about their thoughts and memories of the event that helped define their lives and careers. Joan Baez It was a once in a lifetime thing for me. (Playing on th ...

  3. The Who's 'Kids' Buffed Up For DVD

    December 16, 2008 2:31 PM EST 0 0 0 The Who's 1979 documentary "The Kids Are Alright" will be reissued in two different DVD forms Jan. 20 from UMe, both of which feature digital remastering and 5.1 surround sound. The single-disc version features commentary by director ...

  4. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe, and electronica maven Moby make unannounced appearances in New York, at the second of two anti-violence benefit concerts organized by the Beastie 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael St ...

  5. Jack Bruce Hopeful For Fresh Cream Shows

    July 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The three members of Cream plan to gather again in October, but whether they'll play music together is up in the air. The three members of Cream plan to gather again in October, but whether they'll play music together is up in the air. Jac ...

  6. This Day in Music

    July 27, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Diana DeGarmo suffers a fall on stage in Grand Rapids, Mich., during the "American Idol" summer tour. The televised talent competition's third-season runner-up is singing Beyonce's "Crazy in Lo 2004 - Diana DeGarmo su ...

  7. Star-Studded Crew Leads VH1's Who Tribute

    July 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Some of the biggest names in rock saluted the Who last night (July 12) with performances during a taping for VH1's "Rock Honors" at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, but the biggest thrills were deliver Some of the biggest names in rock ...

  8. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe, and electronica maven Moby make unannounced appearances in New York, at the second of two anti-violence benefit concerts organized by the Beastie 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael St ...

  9. This Day in Music

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Diana DeGarmo suffers a fall on stage in Grand Rapids, Mich., during the "American Idol" summer tour. The televised talent competition's third-season runner-up is singing Beyonce's "Crazy in Lo 2004 - Diana DeGarmo su ...

  10. THE WHO

    November 04, 2006 12:00 AM EST The question "Who Are You?" has never been more apt when it comes to the Who, or what's left of it. Shorn of the fury provided by the late Keith Moon and John Entwistle, what is now effectively the To The question "Who Are You? ...

  11. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>On what would have been Beatles frontman John Lennon's 60th birthday, the John Lennon Museum opens to the public. Braving heavy rains, about 1,200 people line up around the museum, locat 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. ...

  12. This Day in Music

    July 27, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Leon Wilkeson, bassist of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, dies in his sleep in his Jacksonville, Fla., home. He is 49. Wilkeson _ a member of the bluesy rock band since its early reco 2004 - Diana DeGarmo suffers a fall ...

  13. Tipton Revisits Entwistle Recordings

    January 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 By the mid 1990s -- an era where singer Rob Halford had exited and Judas Priest had yet to find his replacement, Ripper Owens -- guitarist Glenn Tipton was unsure of his band's future. By the mid 1990s -- an era where singer Rob Halford had exi ...

  14. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>On what would have been Beatles frontman John Lennon's 60th birthday, the John Lennon Museum opens to the public. Braving heavy rains, about 1,200 people line up around the museum, locat 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. ...

  15. This Day in Music

    July 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Leon Wilkeson, bassist of Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, dies in his sleep in his Jacksonville, Fla., home. He is 49. Wilkeson _ a member of the bluesy rock band since its early reco 2004 - Diana DeGarmo suffers a fall ...

  16. New Who Album, Shows Postponed

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pete Townshend says any activity in the Who camp this year has been postponed for "some indeterminate time," including the group's first album since 1982. "The new Who album has been delayed, not canc Pete Townshend says any acti ...

  17. Daltrey Sings For A New Generation

    December 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 It has been almost 40 years since Roger Daltrey first hollered, "Hope I die before I get old" and captured the anger and frustration of his generation. It has been almost 40 years since Roger Daltrey first hollered, "Hope I die before ...

  18. The Who Rocks Boston On DVD

    July 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A Who concert from the first tour following the 2002 death of bassist John Entwistle is heading to DVD Sept. 14 via Rhino/Warner Vision. A Who concert from the first tour following the 2002 death of bassist John Entwistle is heading to DVD Sept. 14 ...

  19. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe, and electronica maven Moby make unannounced appearances in New York, at the second of two anti-violence benefit concerts organized by the B 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. sing ...

  20. The Who 'Hearing' New Music

    September 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Years of discussion about a new studio album from the surviving members of the Who appears to be finally giving way to action. A post on guitarist Pete Townshend's official Web site reveals that he an Years of discussion about a new studio albu ...

  21. This Day in Music

    July 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2002 - </b>The Who's John Entwistle is found dead in his hotel room in Las Vegas. He has cocaine in his system, and the death is ruled accidental. He is 57. 2002 - The Who's John Entwistle is found dead in his hotel room in ...

  22. Exclusive: Pete Townshend Speaks Out

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Who's Pete Townshend says his life is getting back to normal after a traumatic six months. The artist was accused of using his credit card to access a Web site containing child pornography and dow The Who's Pete Townshend says his life ...

  23. Former Stone Bill Wyman Rolls On

    May 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bill Wyman may no longer be a Rolling Stone but he still keeps himself busy. Apart from recording and touring with his band the Rhythm Kings, the former Stones bassist is now a documentary maker and p Bill Wyman may no longer be a Rolling Stone but ...

  24. Entwistle's Guitars To Be Auctioned

    January 31, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 More than 150 guitars belonging to the Who's John Entwistle, who died last year, will be auctioned May 13 in London. Entwistle's favorite, a pink Fender Precision Bass named "Frankenstein" (because he More than 150 guitars belong ...

  25. Ringo Rounds Up All-Star Album Guests

    January 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For his latest solo album, former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has recorded with a slew of guest artists, including Eric Clapton, Pink Floyd's David Gilmour, Willie Nelson, and Eagles/Poco principal Ti For his latest solo album, former Beatles d ...

  26. Townshend Resolves To Finish New Who Album

    December 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Pete Townshend's 2003 New Year's resolution will be to finish the Who's first new studio album since 1982, the guitarist writes on his official Web site. "I have never written quickly," he says. "I do Pete Townshend ...

  27. U.K. Entwistle Report Echoes U.S. Findings

    December 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 John Entwistle died from taking cocaine that stopped his heart from beating, a British coroner ruled today (Dec. 11). John Entwistle died from taking cocaine that stopped his heart from beating, a British coroner ruled today (Dec. 11). The 57-year-o ...

  28. Rock Vets Fete Harrison On Tribute Disc

    December 11, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, former Byrds leader Roger McGuinn, and late Who bassist John Entwistle are among the artists who have contributed Todd Rundgren, Kinks guitarist Dave Davies, forme ...

  29. Townshend Weighs In On The Who's 'Next'

    October 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pete Townshend has taken to his official Web site to weigh in on the future of the Who, which recently wrapped a successful North American tour despite the late June death of founding bassist John Ent Pete Townshend has taken to his official Web sit ...

  30. This Day in Music

    October 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. singer Michael Stipe, and electronica maven Moby make unannounced appearances in New York, at the second of two anti-violence benefit concerts organized by the B 2001 - U2 frontman Bono, R.E.M. sing ...

  31. Pearl Jam Signs On For Who Benefit Show

    September 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam will play its first show of the year Monday (Sept. 23), opening for the Who at Chicago's House of Blues. Pearl Jam will play its first show of the year Monday (Sept. 23), opening for the Who at Chicago's House of Blues. As previo ...

  32. The Who To Offer Live Bootlegs

    August 26, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Who will later this week unveil The Who 2002 Encore Series of soundboard-sourced, authorized bootlegs of shows from its current North American tour. Via guitarist Pete Townshend's Eel Pie commerce The Who will later this week unveil The Who ...

  33. Entwistle Had Cocaine In System

    July 25, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Who's John Entwistle had cocaine in his system at the time of his June 27 death in Las Vegas, which has been ruled an accident by the Clark County (Nev.) Coroner's Office, Billboard.com has learne The Who's John Entwistle had coca ...

  34. John Entwistle Laid To Rest

    July 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Family, friends, and surviving members of iconic British rock band The Who attended the funeral of virtuoso bass player John Entwistle today (July 10) at a rural church in Stow-On-The-Wold, England. G Family, friends, and surviving members of iconic ...

  35. Poll: Fans Split On The Who's Decision To Tour

    July 10, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fans are split on whether it was right for guitarist Pete Townshend and singer Roger Daltrey -- the surviving members of legendary rock act the Who -- to continue with the band's touring plans in the Fans are split on whether it was right for g ...

  36. Billboard Bits: The Who, Bob Geldof, BSOJC

    July 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on The Who, Bob Geldof, BSOJC A Vespa ET2 scooter signed by the Who's Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey, as well as the band's late bassist John Entwistle, is up for auction in conjunction with Virgin Megastore North America's ong ...

  37. Billboard Bits: Entwistle, Dixie Chicks, Springsteen

    July 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stories on John Entwistle, the Dixie Chicks, and Bruce Springsteen. Funeral services for Who bassist John Entwistle will be held next week, according to Universal Music Enterprises, parent of the band's label, MCA. As the services will be priva ...

  38. The Who Launches Tour After Entwistle's Death

    July 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The surviving members of the Who turned their mourning into defiant energy in their first concert since last week's sudden death of founding bassist John Entwistle. Guitarist Pete Townshend and singer The surviving members of the Who turned the ...

  39. Poll: Anger Management, Ozzfest Top Festival Picks

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 This summer's Anger Management tour featuring Eminem, Papa Roach, Xzibit, Ludacris, and others is the festival tour music fans are most likely to attend, according to a Billboard.com poll. Of 4,903 vo This summer's Anger Management tour fe ...

  40. Who Tour To Continue Despite Entwistle's Death

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Who's summer North American tour will continue on despite the death yesterday (June 27) of founding bassist John Entwistle. According to a note posted on guitarist Pete Townshend's official Web si The Who's summer North American t ...

  41. A Final Conversation With The Who's John Entwistle

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Just six days before his death, legendary Who bassist John Entwistle said he was feeling like "an 18-year-old in a 57-year-old body." The artist, who was found dead yesterday (June 27) in Las Vegas of Just six days before his death, legend ...

  42. Part two of "A Final Conversation With The Who's John Entwistle"

    June 28, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Part two of "A Final Conversation With The Who's John Entwistle" Known as "the Ox," the Chiswick, England-born bassist said he was pleased that the band had returned to a five-piece after touring with a large backing band in ...

  43. The Who's John Entwistle Dies In Vegas

    June 27, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Entwistle, bassist for legendary U.K. rock act the Who, was found dead of an apparent heart attack today (June 27) in a Las Vegas hotel room, according to a spokesperson for the Clark County Coro John Entwistle, bassist for legendary U.K. rock ...

  44. Newsted, Freed Sign On For Gov't Mule Dates

    April 03, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted and former Black Crowes guitarist Audley Freed will join Gov't Mule for a string of upcoming shows. Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted and former Black Crowes guitarist Audley Freed will join Gov' ...

  45. The Who: Together Again, For A Good Cause

    January 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Almost 40 years after its members declared they hoped they died before they got old, the Who -- vocalist Roger Daltrey, guitarist Pete Townshend, and bassist John Entwistle -- is about to hit the stag Almost 40 years after its members declared they ...

  46. Warren Haynes Flourishes As He Keeps The Mule Alive

    October 16, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's the not knowing whether or not the rug may suddenly be pulled out from under his feet that has helped make Warren Haynes perhaps the hardest-working man on the so-called jam-band circuit. It's the not knowing whether or not the rug ma ...

  47. Gov't Mule Goes Off 'The Deep End'

    September 18, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gov't Mule will release "The Deep End Vol. 1," its first studio album since the <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/billboard/daily/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=874281">August 2000 death</A> of fo Gov't ...

  48. Ringo Lines Up All Starr Band Itinerary

    July 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ringo Starr's 2001 All Starr Band tour will kick off July 26 in Rama, Ontario, and play nearly 30 dates before closing Sept. 2 in San Diego. As previously reported, the seventh edition of Starr's band Ringo Starr's 2001 All Starr Band ...

  49. Friends Help Out On New Ringo Starr Album, Tour

    May 17, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 To coincide with the start of Ringo Starr's 2001 All Starr Band tour, Koch Records will release "The Anthology ... So Far: Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band," a three-CD live collection, Billboard Bu To coincide with the start of Rin ...

  50. Billboard Bits: Sixpence, Beatles, Garth Brooks

    April 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News from Sixpence None The Richer, The Beatles, Todd Rundgren, Ann Wilson, Alan Parsons, John Entwistle, Garth Brooks Sixpence None The Richer is in the studio finishing up its as-yet-untitled fourth album. The set is being produced by Paul Fox (XT ...