Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Eminem's "8 Mile" soundtrack was the winner of this week's album charts by, well, a mile.
Eyes Adrift is an unlikely threesome that's composed of ex-members of some of the '90s best drug casualties, but comparisons to the trio's old bands -- Nirvana, Sublime, and the Meat Puppets -- are…
VH1 has whipped out "Big" guns for the latest round of originals it plans to shoot. The Viacom-owned cable net has skedded the inaugural "VH1 Big in 2002 Awards" -- a kudocast that evolved from and…
Aerosmith rolled out a hits-filled two-hour-plus production at the chilly Hollywood Bowl, drawing a line from their earliest 1970s songs up to their most recent pop and soundtrack hits, an impressive…
""Happy Songs" is the somewhat misleading name of Audra McDonald's new CD, on which melancholy tunes easily outnumber the odes to joy, but happiness is precisely what this outstanding performer…
Sean "P. Diddy" Combs and Michelle Branch have joined the roster of performers at the "MTV Presents Levi's Jeans Staying Alive Concert in Association with YouthAids."
Donald Smith is a kind of latter-day Flo Ziegfeld. There are no plumes or spangles here, but Smith, founder of the Mabel Mercer Foundation, has done more for Gotham cabaret than any other…
Illinois Jacquet, one of the last remaining giants of the big band golden age, celebrated his 80th birthday fronting a spirited 15-piece orch at Gotham's Jazz Standard.Bayou tenorman doesn't go for…
Following a run in Rio, the outdoor film and music event Telefonica OpenAir is moving to Sao Paulo, where it opens Thursday and runs through Nov. 26.