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  • Carter, Pearlman to Settle

    Carter, Pearlman to Settle | ARTICLE

    Like the Backstreet Boys and 'N Sync cases in the late Nineties, Aaron Carter's lawsuit against pop music mogul Lou Pearlman is expected to be settled out of court. Filed June 24th in Hillsborough County, Florida, the suit claims Pearlman failed...

    October 17, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Sum 41 Get Infected

    Sum 41 Get Infected | ARTICLE

    Anna Nicole Smith, drugs and HIV are just some of the diverse subjects punk/pop hooligans Sum 41 tackle on their new album, Does This Look Infected?, due November 26th. The album's first single, "Still Waiting," will hit radio October 15th....

    October 3, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Corey Hart Gets New "Sunglasses"

    Corey Hart Gets New "Sunglasses" | ARTICLE

    Nineteen years after its initial release, Corey Hart's breakthrough single, "Sunglasses at Night," is enjoying renewed popularity thanks to a slew of covers and remixes, including one that features new vocals by Hart himself. The song's familiar synth part is now...

    September 30, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Coldplay Go Backstage With DVD

    Coldplay Go Backstage With DVD | ARTICLE

    Coldplay are working on a live DVD of backstage, onstage and "stupid stuff," according to the band's bassist and de facto cameraman, Guy Berryman. "We want to make it good, not do it for the sake of doing it," Berryman says....

    September 27, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Stones Heat Up Toronto

    Stones Heat Up Toronto | ARTICLE

    In a sweltering Toronto venue, where the heat could've slowed a less accomplished band down, the Rolling Stones delivered a show that puts to shame acts half as old. The last-minute club gig, on August 16th, was a hot ticket...

    August 19, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Solange Knowles Has "Star" Power

    Solange Knowles Has "Star" Power | ARTICLE

    "I gotta do my own thing," sings fifteen-year-old Solange Knowles on the title track of her debut album, Solo Star, due in stores October 22nd. (The track also appeared on last year's Osmosis Jones soundtrack.) Solange, the younger sister of Destiny's...

    August 6, 2002 12:00 AM ET
  • Enrique's Great Escape

    Enrique's Great Escape | ARTICLE

    Enrique Iglesias is not the lovelorn heartthrob he appears to be. In a Toronto hotel room, dressed in a beige Gap sweater and a pair of Levi's, the twenty-six-year-old Spanish-born son of legendary crooner Julio Iglesias prefers...

    November 28, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Early Yorn to Surface

    Early Yorn to Surface | ARTICLE

    With his debut album, Musicforthemorningafter, having sold a quarter-million copies, singer-songwriter Pete Yorn hopes to release an album he recorded prior to signing with Columbia Records. "I'm really proud of it," he says of the album, which was...

    November 26, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Wyman Wades in the Blue

    Wyman Wades in the Blue | ARTICLE

    In Bill Wyman's Blues Odyssey: A Journey To Music's Heart & Soul, the former Rolling Stone bassist informs and entertains about the blues, armed with maps, photographs, song timelines, lyric slang definitions, and story after story. A...

    October 31, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Canada Honors Joni Mitchell

    Canada Honors Joni Mitchell | ARTICLE

    "I'd like that little spot on the sidewalk to be a place where you don't spit," quipped singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell, during her thank-you speech at her induction ceremony for Canada's Walk of Fame in Toronto. Mitchell, who was...

    October 19, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Blink Drummer Plans New Band

    Blink Drummer Plans New Band | ARTICLE

    Blink-182 drummer Travis Barker is planning a side project to tide him over during his primary band's downtime. "After we do Europe next year, we have some time off," he says, "so I'd like to have a little...

    August 24, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • Dave Matthews Talks Label

    Dave Matthews Talks Label | ARTICLE

    Dave Matthews' record label, According to Our Records, is one-for-one with the success of first signing David Gray. The British singer-songwriter's latest album, White Ladder, has gone platinum in America and now Matthews is looking at expanding...

    March 23, 2001 12:00 AM ET
  • The Guess Who Rock Canada

    The Guess Who Rock Canada | ARTICLE

    On the eve of the release of Running Back Thru Canada, the Guess Who's first live album in thirty years, the Canadian rock legends celebrated with an intimate club show at Toronto's legendary El Mocambo, whose stage...

    December 5, 2000 12:00 AM ET
  • Dave Grohl Readies Metal Side Project

    Dave Grohl Readies Metal Side Project | ARTICLE

    Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is in the process of assembling vocalists for Probot, a side project that will feature his new, original songs sung by his favorite metal vocalists. According to the project's executive producer and "riff...

    November 9, 2000 12:00 AM ET
  • Dr. Dre Talks N.W.A. Reunion, New Album

    Dr. Dre Talks N.W.A. Reunion, New Album | ARTICLE

    N.W.A. have started work on their long-awaited reunion album, Not These Niggaz Again, using a mobile recording studio while on the Up In Smoke Tour. "We've started a blueprint process," says Dr. Dre, who left the pioneering...

    July 7, 2000 12:00 AM ET
  • Aguilera Disputes Spears Rivalry at Press Conference

    Aguilera Disputes Spears Rivalry at Press Conference | ARTICLE

    "I'm kissing a sock!" shrieked Christina Aguilera. With a smooch on a green-haired wool puppet's cheek -- actually Ed the Sock, the gruff-voiced veejay on Canadian television channel MuchMusic -- Aguilera capped off an unusual press conference...

    May 18, 2000 12:00 AM ET
  • Mystery White Boy Jeff Buckley Lives On

    Mystery White Boy Jeff Buckley Lives On | ARTICLE

    Jeff Buckley's mother Mary Guibert was never so involved in her son's career as she is now, touring the world to promote his posthumous live album, Mystery White Boy, not only speaking to the media but the...

    May 16, 2000 12:00 AM ET