'Jools Holland' Finds U.S. Home

The BBC live-music showcase "Later With Jools Holland" finally has a regular home in the United States, via Rave HD, a music channel available through high-definition satellite provider Voom. Weekly episodes of the U.K. program will begin airing Jan. 21 at 10 p.m. ET.

Launched in 1992, "Later" finds Holland, an accomplished pianist and onetime member of pop act Squeeze, interacting and performing with several artists on each episode. Among the acts scheduled for the Rave HD broadcasts are Green Day, Robbie Williams, Elvis Costello, Anita Baker, Jackson Brown, the Cure, Razorlight, k.d. lang, Interpol and Elton John.

As previously reported, Holland will join Eric Clapton, Badly Drawn Boy, Embrace, the Manic Street Preachers and others at the Jan. 22 tsunami relief concert at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.


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