Helmer Nimrod Antal has been tapped to direct a 3D film featuring thrash metal mainstays Metallica. The as yet untitled project will be produced by Charlotte Huggins.
Jennifer Fowler has been promoted to senior vp of digital marketing for RCA Records, the Sony Music Entertainment label announced today.
Search giant Google is streamlining its various media applications, uniting its Android Market, Google Music and Google eBookstore into Google Play.
Performing rights org ASCAP has unveiled the first batch of guests for its seventh annual I Create Music expo, set to span three days in April.
Jazz pianist, composer, arranger, former Recording Academy president and prolific studio musician Mike Melvoin died on Feb. 23 in Burbank. He was 74.
"Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance" reps a marginal improvement on the series' first installment and contains enough idiosyncrasies to launch it ahead of the moribund "Season of the Witch."
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) has announced Carly Simon as the recipient of its 2012 Founders Award, to be presented at its 29th Pop Music Awards on April 18.
By RACHEL ABRAMS Marking their first live performance, Sucre debuted nine ethereal tunes Monday night at Hollywood's Hotel Café. Accompanied by a live four-person string quartet, husband Darren King…
The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has announced the lineup for its 11th incarnation, with Radiohead, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Phish set to headline the four-day fest.
Slowly paced, scoreless and shot in shallow, washed-out black-and-white, this film seems to take pride in refusing to engage the attention of its audience.
Since 1995, the Recording Academy has compliled annual CD sampler releases spotlighting the major Grammy Award nominees in the weeks prior to the show.