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News Archives 2000

Billy Strayhorn Catalog To Grace DreamWorks Music Publishing
Esteemed Ellington Composer-Lyricist Celebrated at June 21 Gala
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D.C. Singer, Folklorist Receive NEA Award
Hazel Dickens and Joseph Wilson are both recipients of National Heritage Fellowships
WashingtonPost.com June 14

SITI-Sites.com Gathers Leaders of Internet Music Industry Under One Roof at SITI's New York Music & Internet Expo on March 3, 4 and 5, 2000 in N.Y. City.
CBSNews.com February 18

Intel and Sony Team On Connecting PCs And Consumer Electronic Devices in the Home
E-home to connect music electronics and personal computers
Individual.com February 18

Rock bios have the networks' ears
"Behind the Music" success persuaded VH1 to produce full-length movies
StarTribune.com February 18

Most Popular Recordings
Savage Garden at number 1 on Billboard chart for February 26
CBS.com February 18

Brian Eno, DJ Lethal, Steve Earle, Steve Lillywhite, George Massenburg Join garageband.com Advisory Board
Sir George Martin chairs Advisory board of site where new and emerging bands can have their music heard and reviewed by their peers.
Individual.com February 17

RCA becomes a prototype for the new record company
Company has gone from not being ranked in the top 15 labels in 1995 to 4th among record labels in 1999
StarTribune.com February 17

MP3.com Partners with Livemusicchannel.com to Offer Streaming Concert Footage
Jimi Hendrix's Classic 'Star-Spangled Banner' Performance at Woodstock Launches Program
PRNewswire.com February 17

NetRadio.com Named "Best of the Web" by Forbes
Company picked as only music or Internet radio-related site by Forbes "Best of the Web" staff
Individual.com February 17

Arista's Davis talking with BMG, other labels - sources
BMG now offering Clive Davis as much as $800 million to launch a label
hob.com February 17

Music charity burdened by financial blues
Rhythm & Blues Foundation struggling to provide assistance
hob.com February 17

Keith Bailey, Former Director of A&R for Elektra Records, Appointed as Traditional Label Manager for SpinRecords.com
BusinessWire.com February 17

Faith Hill Scores First Top 5 Pop Single
"Breathe" Hits No. 5 On Billboard's Hot 100
CBSNews.com February 17

Sex Pistols do it their way
Review of ``The Great Rock 'N' Roll Swindle'', documentary about band
hob.com February 17

Voters, Artists Predict 'Smooth' Sailing For Santana At Grammys
Voters say Recording Academy will pay veteran rock band for years of neglect
SonicNet.com February 17

The Cult hit the studio
Band is recording an album with producer Michael Beinhorn
Hob.com February 17

Smash Mouth crashes at Palladium
Review of Yahoo.com sponsored LA concert
hob.com February 17

Jazz, Etc.
Schuur's performance was a homey family affair
SeattleTimes.com February 17

EMusic.com Completes Acquisition of Tunes.com
Assumes Operation of Rollingstone.com
PRNewswire.com February 16

Patti Smith Takes Her Wisdom to the Web
Punk high priestess Patti Smith talks about her new presence on the Net
RollingStone.com February 16

Steel Pulse Gets Reggae Grammy Nod
" Living Legacy, " which was recorded live, is one of the nominees for best reggae album
StarTribune.com February 16

Gene Simmons Talks About Life After Kiss
The God of Thunder reflects on life after Kiss
RollingStone.com February 16

The Man in the Ironic Mask
Beck hides behind parody & posturing at Radio City show
NYDailyNews.com February 16

Kiss to Ignite Farewell Tour in March
Kiss announce dates for their live grand finale
RollingStone.com February 16

GetMusic Expands Executive Team
Music and Internet Industry Professionals Further Strengthen BMG-Universal Joint Venture
BusinessWire.com February 15

Musical Worlds Collide as Priority Records And Divine Recordings Join Forces
Rap Powerhouse Inks Joint Venture with Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne's New Metal Label
CBSNews.com February 15

Motley Crue's Sixx founds label, solo project due
Americoma to welcome all styles of music
hob.com February 15

Bob Dylan's Back
'Wonder Boys' gets old master's touch
NYDailyNews.com February 15

McLean Likes Madonna's Rendition
Don McLean is more than happy with Madonna' s piece of his American Pie
StarTribune.com February 15

E-Trend Networks, Inc. Acquires Leading Music Wholesaler
Letter of Intent Signed With Langara Distribution Inc.
Individual.com February 14

DSO strikes up live Internet broadcasts
Dallas Symphony Ochestra webcasts from the Morton H. Meyerson
DallasNews.com February 14

Smashing move
Pumpkins rock rules with Pre-release tour
DallasNews.com February 14

Mann and Penn add a little stand-up to their tunes
Aimee Mann and husband Michael Penn played live together in Boston
Boston.com February 14

Hey Tracy, What's the Story?
Review of Tracy Chapman's "Telling Stories" and The Cure's "Bloodflowers"
NYDailyNews.com February 13

Christina Aguilera's Fast Track
Ex-Mouseketeer Has the Voice to Pull Away From Teen pop Pack
WashingtonPost.com February 13

Music Pioneer George Jackson Dies
Former Motown president co-produced films including "New Jack City"
LasVegasSun.com February 12

Puffy Tried Bribe -- DA
Says he offered ring for driver to take rap
NYDailyNews.com February 11

Get Info
MP3 files suit against RIAA
WashingtonPost.com February 11

Miss Melissa
Melissa Etheridge juggles music, activism and headline-making
LasVegasSun.com February 11

Regent University Studies Hip-Hop
University founded by Pat Robertson sponsoring conference to understand urban youth culture
LasVegasSun.com February 11

Crosby, further down the road
In conversation with David Crosby about the CSN&Y reunion, those sky-high ticket prices and, oh yeah, Melissa and Julie's secret
OCRegister.com February 11

It's a Good Day For Brown & the Blues
Ruth Brown to play the Blue Note
NYDailyNews.com February 11

Don't say 'reunion'
DallasNews.com February 11

The Two Sides of Tupac
Play Aims to Show Man Behind Myth
WashingtonPost.com February 10

Really Randoms: Melissa Etheridge, Jewel
Etheridge, Garth Brooks, KD Lang and the Pet Shop Boys to perform at "Equality Rocks" concert
RollingStone.com February 1

Jay-Z Indicted for Assault
Jay-Z formally charged in connection with December assault
RollingStone.com February 1

Ozzy Tribute Shapes Up
Performers include Motley Crue's Vince Neil, Lisa Loeb, Reb Beach & Jeff Pilson from Dokken, and Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister
RollingStone.com February 1

Stone Temple Pilots Back in Business
Band plans its first show since Weiland's release from jail
RollingStone.com February 1

Grammy Lineup Taking Shape
Ricky, Elton, TLC, Backstreet Boys to play Grammys
RollingStone.com February 1

Music business christened big winner in 2 mergers
Warner Music Group and EMI of Britain
AZCentral.com January 25

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