59 items by Marc W. Dolech

  • Hill Blasts Catholic Church

    Hill Blasts Catholic Church | ARTICLE

    Lauryn Hill took aim at the Catholic Church while playing a Christmas benefit concert at the Vatican's Paul VI Auditorium on December 13th. In the middle of her performance, Hill criticized priests who abuse children. "I realize some of you may...

    December 15, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Ozzy's Condition Improves

    Ozzy's Condition Improves | ARTICLE

    The severity of Ozzy Osbourne's injury Monday in an all-terrain vehicle accident wasn't fully conveyed, according to new reports. Wife Sharon Osbourne told the press that after Ozzy flipped his ATV, it landed on top of him and he briefly...

    December 12, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Brown Charged With Battery

    Brown Charged With Battery | ARTICLE

    Bobby Brown was charged with battery yesterday, three days after his wife Whitney Houston called Georgia police claiming he hit her. Police who responded to the call said that Houston suffered a cut lip and bruised cheek. Brown turned himself in...

    December 11, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Whitney Says Bobby Hit Her

    Whitney Says Bobby Hit Her | ARTICLE

    Georgia police are investigating Bobby Brown for possible domestic abuse charges, after his wife, Whitney Houston, called authorities on Sunday and claimed that Brown had hit her. Police who responded to the call said that Houston suffered a cut lip and...

    December 10, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • George Clinton Arrested

    George Clinton Arrested | ARTICLE

    George Clinton was arrested on Saturday in Tallahassee, Florida, and charged with a felony count of cocaine possession. The sixty-two-year-old Parliament/Funkadelic founder and funk legend was approached by police around 2 a.m. at a Circle K parking lot, where he was...

    December 9, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Bizkit Cancel S.E. Asia Tour

    Bizkit Cancel S.E. Asia Tour | ARTICLE

    Limp Bizkit have called off a tour of Southeast Asia due to terrorism fears in the region. The tour was to launch tonight in Singapore, with dates in Indonesia, Thailand and the Philippines to follow. Promoter Michael Hosking told the Straight...

    December 3, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Elvis Coming to Broadway

    Elvis Coming to Broadway | ARTICLE

    Elvis Presley's music will be the centerpiece of a Broadway musical that will debut in the spring of 2005. Though Elvis will not be a character in All Shook Up, twenty of his songs will be included in the musical...

    December 1, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • P. Diddy Runs Marathon

    P. Diddy Runs Marathon | ARTICLE

    After just two months of training, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs completed the 26.2 mile New York City Marathon yesterday with a time of four hours and fourteen minutes, finishing 11,359th out of the 30,000 runners. Combs used the event to draw...

    November 3, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Courtney Hit With Drug Charge

    Courtney Hit With Drug Charge | ARTICLE

    Courtney Love turned herself in to police in Beverly Hills, California, yesterday and was hit with two felony counts of drug possession.The charges stem from an October 3rd incident where Love was arrested while trying to break...

    October 29, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Nelson, Crow to Honor Cash

    Nelson, Crow to Honor Cash | ARTICLE

    Johnny Cash's fellow Highwaymen Willie Nelson and Kris Kristofferson will perform at a musical tribute to the Man in Black on November 10th at Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium. The show's lineup will reflect Cash's cross-genre appeal and influence,...

    October 10, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Damien Rice Wins Shortlist

    Damien Rice Wins Shortlist | ARTICLE

    Irish singer-songwriter Damien Rice's debut album, O, won the third annual Shortlist Music Prize at a ceremony last night at the Wiltern Theater in in Los Angeles. O was selected from a list of ten albums that also...

    October 6, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Courtney Love Arrested

    Courtney Love Arrested | ARTICLE

    Courtney Love was arrested in Los Angeles yesterday on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. Love smashed several windows at a friend's Wilshire-area home prompting neighbors to call police, according to the Los Angeles Times. She was...

    October 3, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Jackson Picks Best for "Ones"

    Jackson Picks Best for "Ones" | ARTICLE

    Perhaps Michael Jackson should have saved the title Invincible, because his upcoming collection packs more chart-muscle than his disappointing last studio album mustered. The November 18th release Number Ones pulls together sixteen biggest hits from the past three decades as Jackson...

    October 3, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Travis Make New "Memories"

    Travis Make New "Memories" | ARTICLE

    Scottish rock combo Travis' fourth album, 12 Memories, is slated for an October 14th release, two years after their last batch of new songs, The Invisible Band. The eleven-track album was recorded in the band's native Scotland earlier...

    September 5, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Hoobastank Nix Tour

    Hoobastank Nix Tour | ARTICLE

    Hoobastank guitarist Dan Estrin suffered a skull fracture in a motorbike accident on August 27th, forcing the band to cancel the remainder of its summer tour. Estrin underwent surgery and is listed in serious but stable condition. The band was in...

    August 29, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Melissa Etheridge Engaged

    Melissa Etheridge Engaged | ARTICLE

    Singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge and actress Tammy Lynn Michaels (Popular) announced that they are engaged and will be married by year's end. The forty-one-year-old, Grammy-winning Etheridge and the twenty-eight-year-old Michaels issued no specifics about the date of the ceremony, only that it would...

    April 16, 2003 12:00 PM ET
  • Madonna's "Life" Due in April

    Madonna's "Life" Due in April | ARTICLE

    Madonna will release her ninth studio album, American Life, in April. The title track will be the first single from the eleven-song album, the singer's first since 2000's double platinum Music. The song has already drawn attention...

    March 5, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • Irv Gotti's Office Raided

    Irv Gotti's Office Raided | ARTICLE

    A federal task force raided the New York City office of Def Jam imprint Murder Inc. last week as part of an investigation into alleged connections between the label's head, Irv Gotti, and the convicted leader of a drug gang. At...

    January 6, 2003 12:00 AM ET
  • "New" Beatles Track in Film

    "New" Beatles Track in Film | ARTICLE

    A fourteen-minute Beatles song from the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band sessions will be used in the soundtrack to an upcoming film based on pictures taken of the band by Linda McCartney. According to the London...

    September 16, 2002 12:00 AM ET