Metallica Shred At 'Secret' Show; Asher Roth Jokes: SXSW '09

Metal legends rip through not-so-secret South by Southwest gig.

Simon Cowell Advises Britney, Says Melinda's 'The Best'; Plus More 'Idol' News, Amy Winehouse, Madonna, Bono & More, In For The Record

'Idol' finale numbers fall short; Winehouse, Madge nab songwriting honors; Bono gets Liberty Medal.

For The Record: Quick News On Rihanna, Luda, Lady Sov, Kelis, Nas, Harry Potter, Angelina Jolie & More

New Year's Eve rosters bulk up; Kelis, Nas salute magazine's 10th anniversary; Harry Potter welcome in Georgia.

New Releases: K-Fed, Lady Sov, Gorillaz, Ice-T, Pitbull, Isis & More

Also due Tuesday: Deftones, Kellie Pickler, Ron Artest, Flavor Flav, Sunn0))) & Boris, Lyrics Born, Who.

Angels & Airwaves Win, Beck Jams, Lady Sov Swaggers At Woodie Awards

At the Woodie Awards, Angels & Airwaves won Woodie of the Year, Beck jammed and Lady Sovereign swaggered. Other genre-benders on hand at New York's Roseland Ballroom were TV on the Radio, Angels & Airwaves, 30 Seconds to Mars and Gym Class Heroes.

For The Record: Quick News On Ashlee Simpson, Kevin Federline, Lady Sovereign, Busta Rhymes, Madonna & More

Simpson joining one-night-only NYC 'Chicago' performance; track list to K-Fed's debut revealed.

Lady Sovereign Aims For More Fans — Beyond Jay-Z, Missy — With Tour

North American jaunt begins October 23 in Montreal.