1. Backbeat: Nine Inch Nails Rock Troubadour, KROQ's Lisa Worden's 'Life Changed'

    September 06, 2013 3:21 AM EDT Fresh off a run of huge festivals, Trent Reznor brought Nine Inch Nails into the 500 capacity Troubadour in West Hollywood, California to play an invite-only show for a group of very sweaty contest winners and VIPs.  "Seeing Nine Inch Nails ...

  2. Jordin Sparks, Carrie Underwood Among Presenters for CMT Music Awards

    June 04, 2012 2:25 PM EDT 0 0 0 Hollywood and Nashville will come together this summer for the 11th annual CMT Music Awards, hosted this year by country superstar Toby Keith and House of Lies actress Kristen Bell. A wide array of stars will be on hand for the June 6 ceremony, incl ...

  3. Google to Merge User Data Across More Services, Raises Privacy Concerns

    January 25, 2012 7:54 AM EST LOS ANGELES (AP) - Google announced a plan Tuesday to link user data across its email, video, social-networking and other services that it says will create a "beautifully simple and intuitive" user experience. But critics raised privacy ...

  4. Billboard Bits: Exclusive First Look at Taylor Swift on 'Phineas & Ferb,' Gaga Reveals Song Titles

    February 10, 2011 6:10 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Exclusive First Look: Taylor Swift to Appear on Disney's 'Phineas and Ferb' Show As pictured in Billboard.com's exclusive first look photo, Taylor Swi ...

  5. GNR To Play Australian V8 Supercar Show

    July 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Guns N' Roses are revving up for a one-off concert to celebrate a major motor-race Down Under. Axl Rose's rockers will play the 50,000-plus capacity ANZ Stadium this December to mark the Sydney Telstra 500 race, the finale in the V8 Supe ...

  6. Jane's Addiction Joins Trent Reznor's Transplant Charity Push

    June 03, 2009 9:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jane's Addiction has joined Trent Reznor's effort to raise money for a fan who's urgently in need of a heart transplant. Reznor has been selling special VIP packages to nine inch nails' NIN/JA tour with Jane's Addiction to r ...

  7. Mike Relm Tapped For Tony Hawk Tour

    May 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT DJ/turntablist Mike Relm has been selected to appear on Tony Hawk's Boom Boom HuckJam action sports tour, beginning July 18 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in San Antonio, and wrapping Aug. 24 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvi ...

  8. Lupe Fiasco Sets Sights On Pink Floyd For New CD

    December 11, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Having worked with Jay-Z, Kanye West and Jill Scott on his debut 1st & 15th/Atlantic album, rapper Lupe Fiasco is setting his sights on a mythic band for a collaboration on his next project, the f Having worked with Jay-Z, Kanye West and Jill Sc ...

  9. 45OnTV

    November 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 6-12, 2006. MONDAY, NOV. 6 "Imus in the Morning," MSNBC Featured artist(s): Delbert McClinton. "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist(s): Sugarland, Jon Bon Jovi, Richie Sambora (also sched ...

  10. OnTV

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 17-23, 2005. MONDAY, OCT. 17 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured Artist: Rod Stewart (also scheduled: Billie Jean King). "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artist: Simply Red (als ...

  11. Tony Hawk's HuckJam Readies For 3rd Stint

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Producers of Tony Hawk's Boom Boom HuckJam will roll out a third version of the pioneering extreme sports tour on June 17 in Spokane, Wash. It launched in 2002 as the brainchild of legendary skateboa Producers of Tony Hawk’s Boom Boom HuckJam ...

  12. Usher, Avril, Green Day Rank As Kids' Choice

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With the votes in and the slime poured, Usher, Avril Lavigne and Green Day were selected as the top music winners at the 18th annual Kids Choice Awards, held Saturday in Los Angeles and broadcast live With the votes in and the slime poured, Usher, A ...

  13. 13TunesOnTV

    March 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for March 21-27, 2005. Mon / Tues / Wed / Thurs / Fri / Sat / Sun MONDAY, MARCH 21 "Good Morning America," ABC Featured artist: Jesse McCartney. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist: ...

  14. MP3.com Game Soundtracks, Airtalents.com, Recess Records

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tangled Web: A weekly column featuring intriguing online music-related issues & destinations. This Week: MP3.com's Game Soundtracks, Airtalents.com and Recess Records. IT'S IN THE GAME: Music has become an increasingly important elemen ...

  15. 2004 Teen Choice Awards Winners

    August 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Winners of 2004 Teen Choice Awards, handed out Aug. 8 at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Below is the winners list of 2004 Teen Choice Awards, handed out Aug. 8 at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Musie: Best single: "Toxic ...

  16. Billboard Bits: VMAs, Fashion Rocks, Jimmy Sturr

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on VMAs, Fashion Rocks, Jimmy Sturr Lil' Jon, Petey Pablo and Ying Yang Twins & Terror Squad featuring Fat Joe have joined the performance lineup for the 2004 MTV Video Music Awards. The 21st annual event is set for Aug. 29 at the Amer ...

  17. Billboard Bits: Hawk, McEntire, Ollabelle

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Stories on Tony Hawk, Reba McEntire and Ollabelle. Professional skateboarder icon Tony Hawk has been tapped to host a show on a new Sirius Satellite Radio channel. He is the first host named to the broadcaster's Sirius Faction channel, which is ...

  18. Billboard Bits: Mary J. Blige, CMT, Kathy Mattea

    August 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Mary J. Blige, CMT, Kathy Mattea Mary J. Blige is the latest addition to the performance lineup for the upcoming MTV Video Music Awards. As previously reported , the Aug. 28 event at New York's Radio City Music Hall will also feature 50 ...

  19. 2003 Teen Choice Awards Nominees

    June 18, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nominees for the 2003 Teen Choice Awards, which will be handed out Aug. 6 during a live two-hour ceremony that will be broadcast by Fox. Below are the nominees for the 2003 Teen Choice Awards, which will be handed out Aug. 6 during a live two-hour c ...

  20. Hawk's 'HuckJam' Returns In Fall

    May 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tony Hawk's Boom Boom HuckJam tour will be back for a second round in the fall. The action sports/music outing will kick off Oct. 2 in Vancouver and visit 28 cities before closing Nov. 16 in Tampa, Fl Tony Hawk's Boom Boom HuckJam tour wil ...

  21. Kid's Choose Favorites With Nick

    April 14, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 B2K took the favorite music group award and thrilled the audience with a performance at Nickelodeon's 16th Annual Kids' Choice Awards. Saturday's event at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., fo B2K took the favorite music group ...

  22. Alf Clausen's 'Simpsons' Songs Hit The Right Note

    January 30, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Now in its 14th season on Fox, "The Simpsons" has yielded four full-length albums, numerous books and videos, and countless toys and related merchandise. Add to that Warner Bros. Publications& ...

  23. Offspring, Devo Set For Hawk's Boom Boom Jam

    August 23, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Offspring, Face To Face, Devo, and Social Distortion are among the acts confirmed to appear on Tony Hawk's Boom Boom Huck Jam tour later this year. A sort of Warped Tour in reverse, the Huck Jam f The Offspring, Face To Face, Devo, and Soci ...

  24. 34TunesOnTV

    August 19, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Aug. 19-25, 2002. Monday / Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday / Saturday / Sunday MONDAY, AUG. 19 "Live With Regis and Kelly," Syndicated Featured Artists: 'N Sync' Joey Fatone, Anastacia (also ...

  25. Social D Self-Funding Its Next Album

    March 29, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Social Distortion frontman Mike Ness tells Billboard.com he hopes to have the band's first album following the 2000 death of guitarist and co-founder Dennis Dannell out before the end of the year. "We Social Distortion frontman Mike Ness t ...

  26. X-ecutioners, The Coup Feel The 'Adrenaline'

    February 12, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Turntablists the X-ecutioners and political hip-hop act the Coup will headline the Adrenaline Rush tour, presented by health drink maker SoBe. Slated to begin April 3 in Austin, Texas, and wrap May 6 Turntablists the X-ecutioners and political hip-h ...

  27. TunesOnTV

    January 21, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 TV Listings for Jan. 21-27, 2002. MONDAY, JAN. 21 "FanClub," VH1 Featured Artist: Michael Jackson. "Top of the Pops," BBC America Featured Artists: Enrique Iglesias, Britney Spears, Pink, Nelly Furtado. "The Tonight Show Wit ...

  28. Three Star-Studded Shows To Benefit L.A. Clinic

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A trio of December concerts featuring the likes of Elton John, Sting, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Third Eye Blind, and Jaguares, will be staged to benefit Los Angeles' Hollywood-Sunset Free Clinic. The A trio of December concerts featuring the l ...

  29. Outkast, Sum 41, Rock For 'Hawk'

    September 25, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Video gamers may have to until Oct. 30 to get the new Tony Hawk PlayStation 2 game, but on Oct. 16, Maverick and Activision will fuel the hype by releasing a "soundtrack" of sorts. Previously released Video gamers may have to until Oct. 30 ...