27 items by David Chiu

  • Gang of Four Return

    Gang of Four Return | ARTICLE

    Gang of Four, one of the most influential late-Seventies post-punk groups, are set to play their first shows with their original line-up in over twenty years. Known for their politicized punk-and-funk sound, the Brits will perform five...

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Queen Lead AIDS Concert

    Queen Lead AIDS Concert | ARTICLE

    Rock band Queen, who recently reunited with Bad Company's Paul Rodgers at the helm, are set to perform at the second 46664 benefit concert in South Africa on March 19th. Spearheaded by the Nelson Mandela Foundation, the...

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Horn Brings Back Buggles

    Horn Brings Back Buggles | ARTICLE

    Trevor Horn is one of pop music's most successful record producers. Formerly the singer for electropop duo the Buggles (known for 1979's "Video Killed the Radio Star," the first video aired by MTV) and then Yes in...

    November 10, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Stars Redo "Christmas"

    Stars Redo "Christmas" | ARTICLE

    Twenty years after the all-star charity single "Do They Know It's Christmas?" raised money to provide famine relief to Ethiopia and inspired the star-studded Live Aid benefit concert, some of today's top British acts plan to record a new version...

    October 21, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Jeff Buckley's New Grace

    Jeff Buckley's New Grace | ARTICLE

    Seven years after the untimely death of singer Jeff Buckley comes the documentary Amazing Grace: Jeff Buckley, which premiered in New York City Saturday. Directed by first-time filmmakers Nyla Bialek Adams and Laurie Trombley, the film features...

    October 19, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Luna Calls It Quits

    Luna Calls It Quits | ARTICLE

    After twelve years of shimmering minimalist rock, Luna are calling it a day. The New Yorkers' new album, Rendezvous (due October 26th), will be their last, and they will play their final U.S. and European dates through...

    October 15, 2004 12:00 AM ET
  • Dylan Lyricist Levy Dies

    Dylan Lyricist Levy Dies | ARTICLE

    Jacques Levy, musical theater director and lyricist for songs recorded by Bob Dylan and the Byrds, died of cancer last Thursday at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. He was 69 years old. A New York native,...

    October 4, 2004 12:00 AM ET