There is some insight and a good deal of pure hooey in historian and Princeton prof Sean Wilentz's book "Bob Dylan in America," which Doubleday is publishing a couple of weeks hence. The New Yorker…
Sheryl Crow continues to work her recent album "100 Miles From Memphis" hard, and she's taking her promotional efforts to some unexpected places. The vocalist — seen here singing the national anthem…
Thirty-three years ago today, a friend called from Wisconsin asking if we'd heard that Elvis Presley had died. Above is a reminder of why we cared: a clip from Elvis' second TV appearance, on the…
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
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The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Reversing the usual trend of rap labels signing with Interscope Records, G-Unit has exited Interscope for a distribution and marketing deal with struggling EMI Music's third-party arm EMI Label…
Herman Leonard died Saturday in Los Angeles at 87. He was not a musician, but a photographer who forged some of the most memorable images of musicians ever snapped. Jazz was his metier. He had moved…
Abbey Lincoln, who morphed from singer to firebrand during civil rights movement, died Aug. 14.
Musician-producer Daniel Lanois is still laid up from his June 5 motorcycle accident, and he has canceled dates with his latest group endeavor Black Dub. But Lanois will be very visible in the next…
Richie Hayward, founding drummer of the funky Los Angeles rock band Little Feat, died Aug. 12 in Comox, British Columbia, Canada, after a year-long bout with liver cancer. He was 64.
Grab a look at a snazzy video press kit for Robert Plant's new album "Band of Joy," due Sept. 14 from Rounder Records. It's the ex-Led Zeppelin front man's first release since his 2007 duo project…
Instrument retailer Guitar Center is launching "Guitar Center Sessions," an interview/performance series featuring noted musicians, on DirecTV with a debut Aug. 21 episode featuring Peter Gabriel…