So-called paperless ticketing is fast becoming a battleground in the multibillion dollar secondary ticket market, and amid charges and countercharges of ticket scalping and predatory pricing, two…
Radio giant Clear Channel on Thursday launched the beta version of its iHeartRadio platform, the terrestrial radio giant's first concentrated attempt to compete with Pandora in the online radio…
Not every new digital music venture has roots in Sweden, but it often feels that way.
Nicknamed the "Creole Beethoven" for his wide-ranging arrangement work, New Orleans-based arranger, bandleader, composer and producer Wardell Quezergue died Tuesday in the Crescent City. He was 81…
While recent chart-toppers like Adele, Jay-Z and Kanye West and Beyonce didn't much need the help, last Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards sparked some sizable jumps in digital sales for winners and…
Getty Images Music is partnering with Ah2 Music to distribute the latter's catalog of TV score work.
Pic, based on a bestselling novel by David L. Cook (one of four screenwriters credited), should go over well with the book's fans and church groups, which could well represent a decent-sized homevid…
An increasingly interesting young adult performer still tethered to the teen-pop machinery, Taylor Swift played to her base for the first of four sold-out engagements at Staples Center last night in…
Cloud-based or not, streaming services lure potential subs with massive playlists
Founding Four Freshmen member Ross Barbour died Saturday in his Simi Valley, Calif., home from lung cancer. He was 82.
Influential lyricist and producer Jerry Leiber, who penned such indelible rock 'n' roll standards as "Hound Dog," "Jailhouse Rock," "Stand by Me," "Spanish Harlem" and "Love Potion No. 9" alongside…