The Nashville-based Americana Music Assn. has named some familiar faces as this year's Lifetime Achievement Award recipients. The 2010 crew includes the inimitable Wanda Jackson (pictured at right…
Warner Music Group on Thursday announced deepening losses for its third fiscal quarter ended June 30.
Wow. Ouch. Other bloggers besides Soundcheck have picked up on the newly minted trailer for "Burlesque,"and the early precincts are not digging what they've seen so far of the forthcoming…
Musician Don Henley will receive an undisclosed settlement from former California Republican gubernatorial candidate Chuck DeVore, following a June federal court ruling in Henley's favor in his…
The Black Eyed Peas' will.i.am will receive BMI's President's Award at the performance rights group's Sept. 10 Urban Awards, to be held at the Pantages Theater in Hollywood.
Tina Turner is branching out: Her next release will be a collection of Buddhist and Christian prayers, "Beyond," coming Sept. 14 from New Earth Records. We really didn't see this coming. Super-diva…
Here's a new trailer for the Hollywood song-and-dance fantasia "Burlesque," with Cher and Christina Aguilera (and, doing his "The Devil Wears Prada" shtick, Stanley Tucci). It arrives in November…
"One tune to rule them all, one tune to find them…" Tolkien geeks take note: As part of Amoeba Music's "Sunday Sound Matinee" series, actor Elijah Wood — better known to most as Frodo Baggins of…
Derf Scratch, founding bassist for the notorious Los Angeles punk band Fear, died due to complications from a long-term liver ailment July 28 in Camarillo, Calif. He was 58.
Avenged Sevenfold's "Nightmare" noses Eminem's "Recovery" out of the No. 1 slot on the national album chart this week, as the Southern California metal band bows at the top of an otherwise static top…