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July 29, 2001

"Se a Gente" Linger Cover MP3 Download
4:05 PM EST
Odds are, you won't be able to pick this one up at your local record store, so here here it is for your downloading excitement!

July 26, 2001

French "This is the Day" Single TBA
8:25 PM EST
Sources out of France say that a new single is coming -- but will this be for France only or will it be the second single from "Wake Up and Smell the Coffee"? First details inside.

July 25, 2001

MTV Asia: "Cranberries Smell the Coffee"
1:16 PM EST
A new band/producer/president photo as well as a provocative quote from an unnamed source, all inside.

July 23, 2001

New Commercial Bootleg: "Rareties"
5:25 PM EST
Pirates show off their astounding spelling skills and manage to collect some rather rare live material all in the same disc. Good effort!

July 22, 2001

"Wake Up and Smell the Coffee" Preview Section Updated
10:28 PM EST
The more I hear, the more I want. October 23rd is looking to be a magnificent date indeed.

Unofficial Lyrics for "Analyse", "Time", "Carry"
9:05 PM EST
Unofficial but very accurate lyrics are now available to the three songs we brought to you earlier.

Cranberries Announce US Promo Tour Cities
3:30 PM EST
Los Angeles, Chicago, Minneapolis, and New York City are among the list of confirmed locations where the Cranberries will be doing promo work next month.

New Commercial Bootleg: "Ode to Italy"
2:53 PM EST
A new commercial bootleg titled "Ode to Italy" has hit the streets of Europe. Scans and tracklist available inside.

July 21, 2001

MCA Reprimands Edge 102 Over "Analyse" Airplay
1:26 PM EST
Zombieguide staffer Tara gives a first-hand account of the conflict between MCA and Toronto's Edge 102 over the unexpected early broadcast of "Analyse".

July 20, 2001

Release Dates Section Updated
3:40 PM EST
All the known release dates, organized in a convenient handheld list. Well, no, not really.

Analyse Hi-Res Cover Scan, New Info
3:25 PM EST
The wrath of Thorgerson returns in a new onslaught of art!! May God have mercy on us.

Germany Upcoming Release Dates
2:46 PM EST
Germany gets slightly varied dates for "Analyse" and "Wake Up and Smell the Coffee".

July 17, 2001

"Wake Up" Sampler Promo
8:49 PM EST
In addition to the new "Analyse" promo, MCA is pouring out another delicious cup of Coffee. First details within.

"Analyse" Radio Premiere Date
2:10 PM EST
Analyse goes out in full swing on August 6th. But that doesn't mean you can't hear it before then...

July 16, 2001

Official Fan Poll Results
4:11 PM EST
Fans prefer cliched track lists to hearing rare material.

New Song Title Revealed
4:00 PM EST
92.30769% of "Wake Up"'s track list is now known. Click inside for the magic words...

"Analyse" Promo Single, Scans, Info
3:10 PM EST
Andy Earl photography returns on the cover of the new promo, and also a final clarification on the official spelling of "Analyse".

July 15, 2001

"Analyse" Continues to Broadcast...
4:27 PM EST
We've got the "who", "where", and "when" of the radio station first to broadcast "Analyze".

"Analyse" Release Date (Updated)
4:18 PM EST
Announced date is for Europe, not Canada as stated previously.

July 14, 2001

"Analyse" Release Date
7:55 PM EST
The title speaks for itself on this one. "Analyse" is coming right on schedule.

Hi-Res "Tutto" Scans
5:05 PM EST
Some wicked shots of Dolores in some leathally huge scans from the Italian magazine "Tutto".

"Analyse" Hits the Radio!!!
2:08 PM EST
The news that everyone's been waiting to hear arrives a month early.

July 12, 2001

MMM Considers "I&I" Feature
6:43 PM EST
Canadian channel MuchMoreMusic may be scoring an "Intimate and Interactive" special with the band in September.

Cranberries Interview in "Tutto"
6:15 PM EST
We've got the translation of a brand new interview in the Italian "Tutto" magazine. Definitely worth the read...

July 10, 2001

19 New Cranberries Photos!
2:15 PM EST
More photos of the band than we've seen to date all year!!

July 9, 2001

The Cranberries Discuss "Wake Up" with Telehit, Part 2
7:50 PM EST
"...There are many things like anger, sadness, or happiness, those kinds of things move you to write in a particular way," Dolores said in a brand new interview. Only the Herald has the exclusive details...

July 6, 2001

The Cranberries Discuss "Wake Up" with Telehit, Part 1
7:40 PM EST
A first glimpse at Sunday's upcoming interview, with brand new quotes from Dolores inside.

July 5, 2001

Telehit to Air New Interview Sunday in Mexico
8:48 PM EST
One of the interviews done last month for Es Mas will be one of the very first to air in promotion for "Wake Up and Smell the Coffee".

July 4, 2001

Current Official Fan Poll Results
10:15 PM EST
Early results have been posted on the official page, and they are unfortunately very, very predictible.

July 2, 2001

"Analyse" Video Shoot Delayed
3:30 PM EST
Due to difficulties in securing permits for the outdoor shooting location, the filiming of Analyse has been pushed back to later this month.

The Cranberries Ask for Fan Input
3:18 PM EST
With setlists, merchandise, and the Official Page, it seems that the Crans are listening to fans more than ever.

June 29, 2001

New Info on Angelica's "Se a Gente"
7:10 PM EST
New song info, first audio clip, and cover of Angelica's new album, all inside.

June 28, 2001

"Analyse" Video Shoot Begins
11:04 PM EST
Nay, five! The band travels to London today to record the first video for the next album...

New Details from "Late Late Show" Interview
10:50 PM EST
Four news stories in one hour, yes, I am on a roll!

BTS Remains on International Charts
10:40 PM EST
Despite the handicap of being released nearly 6 months ago, "Beneath the Skin" remains high atop five popularity charts.

Brazilian Singer Covers "Linger"
10:35 PM EST
ADAM, Faye Wong, Faith No More, Screeching Weasels, and Dario G did it and now Brazilian pop star Angelica wonders, "Everybody else is doing it, so why can't I?"

Portugese Subtitled "Beneath the Skin" DVD Released
10:27 PM EST
After the cancellation of the Castillian Spanish BTS VHS, Brazil embraces their own translation with sales figures.

June 26, 2001

MMM Plans "The Story of The Cranberries" Feature
2:50 PM EST
Lucky Canadians... you've already got a documentary in the works and it's not even August yet!

June 25, 2001

MTV Plans to Air Vicar Street Gig
2:57 PM EST
A representative for the band confirms The Herald's speculation -- MTV Europe does indeed intend to broadcast the Vicar Street show.

Director for "Analyse" Chosen
2:41 PM EST
Mike (!) does his first update to the official page, confirming both the new director for the first single from "Wake Up" and his wife's pregnancy!

June 24, 2001

23 "Dreams" Video Screenshots
8:15 PM EST
Zombieguide Europe has captured 29 more screenshots from the newly-surfaced first video for "Dreams". They're much nicer than what I could capture, so be sure to click the link to head over to the page.

The Cranberries Down in Cape Town
7:10 PM EST
Journalist Gadija Abdulatief gives a detailed look at the band's visit last year to South Africa, the inspiration of the new song "Cape Town". It's a great read, and I hope it gives you a little bit of insight into the song.

June 20, 2001

First "Dreams" Video Surfaces
11:35 PM EST
It's been nine years since the original video for "Dreams" was filmed and even to this day, The Cranberries' most dedicated fans have not seen it. Zombieguide brings you the exclusive video plus 16 screen captures.

"Greatest Hits" Promo Screen Captures
10:08 PM EST
Exclusive screen captures from the CD-ROM portion of the new Turkish "Greatest Hits" promo.

June 19, 2001

Mike Expecting First Child?
8:07 PM EST
Looks like the sixth baby of the band is on its way...

Cranberries Nix Fan Emporium
7:55 PM EST
The cancellation of the official fanclub doesn't come as bad news for its subscibers. Click to find out why.

June 17, 2001

"Live in Vicar Street" Recorded by Dreamchaser?
3:55 PM EST
We haven't had any reports of this being shown on MTV Europe, so the question is, could or will this be aired sometime in the future?

June 12, 2001

First "Wake Up" Andy Earl Band Photo
2:05 PM EST
No doubt the first of many to come. The Cranberries, May 30th, The Burren, County Clare, the west of Ireland.

June 11, 2001

"Ireland's Greatest Hits" Interview Clip
8:40 PM EST
"I was quite young, and I guess I was quite naive as well, but I just spoke from my heart," says Dolores in the new program airing tonight on Irish national TV.

June 10, 2001

Cranberries' "Ireland's Greatest Hits" to Air Tomorrow
2:04 PM EST
A healthy-sized summary of the interview with Dolores plus a brand new (but tiny) photo!! Live in Ireland? Set your VCR!

June 9, 2001

Release Dates Section Updated
8:00 PM EST
World release dates for "Wake Up and Smell the Coffee" added.

June 8, 2001

Current State of the Band...
7:46 PM EST
Mastering of the new album, the video for "Analyze", Andy Earl photo shoot, and interviews interviews interviews!!

June 6, 2001

Dolores Speaks Out Against Violence Against Women
5:31 PM EST
Dolores gives a keynote reading at Dublin's recent International Women's Day festivities, quotes included!

June 1, 2001

RollingStone.com: Cranberries Wake Up
10:25 PM EST
Yet another new interview from Rolling Stone. The band explains that they left Island "because the music came secondary." Plus some much-needed Britney bashing!

May 30, 2001

Scans of Blue Jean Magazine's "Greatest Hits" CD-ROM
4:55 PM EST
A listing of all the features, the tracklist, and scans of the cover, back, and CD.

May 28, 2001

Cranberries Storm Entertainment Weekly Poll
9:45 PM EST
Dolores & Co. pull way out in front on the magazine's recent "Who's Your Favorite Irish Musician?" poll.

May 24, 2001

Release Date Section Updated
5:50 PM EST
"Analyze" and "Wake Up" added, older stuff removed.

"Wake Up and Smell the Coffee" Preview Section Updated
5:30 PM EST
Undoubtedly the largest update yet, compiling ALL of the new and current info on the Cran's 5th album!

New Band Photo, "Wake Up" Engineer Announced
3:40 PM EST
The Cranberries break Mike Plotnikoff's 2-album streak and choose a new mixer for the new work. And oh yes -- a new photo!

May 22, 2001

Updated: Cranberries LEAVE Island Records!!
4:30 PM EST
*UPDATE*: MCA Records is not a completely separate company from Island. The MCA Label is a different subdivision of the Universal Music Group.

May 21, 2001

Dolores Discusses "Wake Up" On Official Site
3:40 PM EST
And also some bits about being a mother and a new phobia of edible fungi!

May 19, 2001

Up-to-Date "Wake Up" Song Titles List
12:20 PM EST
For five months before it's release, we already know a huge chunk of "Wake Up"'s tracklist. A recap of all the new titles, plus commentary by yours truly.

Cranberries LEAVE Island Records!!
11:30 AM EST
And it's pretty obvious why. Inside, find exlclusive quotes from Dolores on her disapproval of the Island/Universal merge. And what's that?? 2 MORE new song titles!

The Meaning of "Wake Up and Smell the Coffee"
11:00 AM EST
Not very good with English? We explain the meaning of the title of the new album.

May 18, 2001

"Wake Up" Release Date, Remixes Planned
5:40 PM EST
Fergal chats it up with Rolling Stone and discloses yet more info about the new album's release.

Official News from the Official Site
5:25 PM EST
Can you say "four more new titles announced"? I know you can do it! Just try!

May 17, 2001

Cranberries Decline Invitation to Play AIDS Benefit
3:55 PM EST
A tight schedule for the new album promotion prevents the band from being able to appear at the September gig in Dublin. Exclusive info inside!

Dolores Announces New Album Title, Possible First Single
3:35 PM EST
Let the media blitz begin!! Dolores has an interview with MTV.com and discusses the new album, the tentative first single, the many overriding themes, and about finding true happiness.

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