Jewel Tapes Holiday TV Special

Singer/songwriter Jewel performed songs from her upcoming Christmas album for a holiday episode of the PBS music show "Sessions at West 54th" on Tuesday (Sept. 14) in New York, according to the show's spokesperson. The as-yet-untitled album is due Oct. 19; the show airs Nov. 26. Country trio the Dixie Chicks — whose Fly has been the country's best-selling album for the last two weeks — and jazz saxophonist Branford Marsalis also have upcoming "Sessions" episodes, with Marsalis' expected to air Nov. 12 and the Dixie Chicks' on Nov. 19.