Remarks by President Bush at ‘America’s Future Rocks Today a Call to Service’ from the District of Columbia National Guard in Washington, D.C. earlier today were as follows: “Listen, I want to thank all the entertainers who were here today. How about Hilary Duff. She was fantastic. (Applause.) Thank you, Hilary. JoJo — JoJo is here — yeah. (Applause.) Ruben Studdard — you talk about a success story. (Applause.) Ryan Cabrera, I appreciate Ryan being here. (Applause.) How about 3 Doors Down? (Applause.) Pretty cool guys, right? Seem cool to me. (Applause.) Fuel — I appreciate Fuel being here. (Applause.)”
Clear Channel Communications is auctioning off guitars inked by the stars to raise funds for victims of Hurricane Charley and the American Red Cross. The online sale at StormAid.com includes instruments signed by Nickelback, 3 Doors Down, Rob Zombie, Default, Headstrong, Tommy Lee, Our Lady Peace, Epidemic, Stone Temple Pilots, Incubus, Trik Turner, Earshot, Tenacious D, Hoobastank, Kid Rock, X-ecutioners, Our Lady Peace, Quarashi, Local H, Dashboard Confessional, The Strokes, Thursday, Unwritten Law, Korn, Chester Bennington, Joseph Hahn, and Brad Delson of Linkin Park, Daniel Johns of Silverchair, Noodles of Offspring, Paul Stanley of Kiss, Dan Donegan of Disturbed, The Cult, Tom Petty, Dave Navarro, and John Ondrasik of Five for Fighting. Check out more details at StormAid.com.
3 Doors Down bassist Todd Harrell was acquitted Tuesday of a single assault charge, the Associated Press reports. The 32-year-old had been charged with hitting the husband of a newspaper carrier. Harrell was accused of stealing copies of The Mississippi Press from a vending machine outside an Escatawpa gas station on March 5th. Read more.
The Ataris will be performing on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Tuesday night. Also this week are New Year’s Eve celebrations on MTV and ABC on Wednesday night. Hilary Duff, Clay Aiken, Chingy, Ludacris and Simple Plan will be on MTV New Year’s Eve beginning at 10:30 PM, while Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve on ABC will feature ‘Newlyweds’ stars Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey, The Black Eyed Peas, Bow Wow, Hall & Oates, Jagged Edge, Jason Mraz, Donna Summer and 3 Doors Down, and begins at 11:35 PM.
3 Doors Down, Carmen Electra, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, Jane’s Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro, Evanescence singer Amy Lee, No Doubt, Seether frontman Shaun Morgan, and Tommy Lee were on hand for The 2003 Billboard Music Awards on Wednesday (December 10) at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Check out pictures from FilmMagic (arrivals1 / arrivals2 / pressroom1 / pressroom2), RexFeatures, GettyImages (show / pressroom), and WireImage.
3 Doors Down, Chevelle, Evanescence, Good Charlotte, Kid Rock, Metallica, Pamela Anderson, Phoenix and Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, Sugar Ray frontman Mark McGrath, and Uncle Kracker were on hand for the 31st Annual American Music Awards on Sunday (November 16) at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. Check out pictures from FilmMagic (pressroom / backstage and audience / show / arrivals1 / arrivals2), RexFeatures (page1 / page2 / page3 / page4), GettyImages (rehearsals / pressroom / show / arrivals / Kid Rock afterparty), and WireImage.