Grammy-winning engineer-producer and Maple Jam Music Group prexy Greg Ladanyi died in the Greek Republic of Cyprus Tuesday. He was 57.
Riding a wave of renewed interest in the Beatles, Paul McCartney will issue the live set "Good Evening New York City" via Hear Music/Concord Music Group on Nov. 17.
Sounding the starting gun for the music biz's make-or-break fourth quarter, Pearl Jam's No. 1 debut "Backspacer" leads five new releases into the top 10 of the U.S. album chart.
Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs has signed a joint venture pact with Universal Music Group's Interscope Geffen A&M division.
Warner Music Group has settled its long-running wrangle with YouTube and will return its musicvideo content to the Internet vid giant. In December, WMG yanked its video content from YouTube…
Telegraphing the growing importance of music placement in film, TV and other media, Kevin Weaver has been promoted to executive VP at the Atlantic Records Group.
Artist's exit comes as Warner Music Group implements staff cuts.
Warner Bros. Records thinned its ranks this week, with 10-13 staffers exiting.
In the latest indication of the shrinking market for compact discs, Warner Music Group's catalog arm Rhino Records laid off between 30 and 40 staffers on Thursday.
"This Is It," a two-CD companion to Sony Pictures' like-titled Michael Jackson doc, will be issued by Sony Music's Columbia/Epic Label Group on Oct. 27.