News Ticker: Dave Matthews Band, Rihanna, Tom Waits, Janet Jackson

November 5th, 2009 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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  • The Dave Matthews Band will return to Saturday Night Live as the musical guest on the November 21st episode hosted by Joseph Gordon-Levitt. It’ll be the band’s fourth time on the show, and their first appearance since 2003.

  • Rihanna has been added to the star-packed lineup of the American Music Awards, which air November 22nd live from Los Angeles, MTV News reports. See the rest of the performers here.
  • Tom Waits has joined Twitter. His first tweet reads, “Kathleen and I came up with this idea of doing music that’s surrural– it’s surreal and it’s rural, it’s surrural.”
  • Janet Jackson’s first interview since the death of her brother Michael will air November 18th on ABC, the BBC reports. Jackson will bring cameras into her home for the story.

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