Hoping to repeat the success of Apple's iTunes online music store on the far larger PC user base, Buy.com founder Scott Blum has launched Buymusic.com, an a la carte music download service that…
Music major BMG has named 13-year company veteran Stacey Bain to the post of senior VP of finance and administration for its BMG Special Marketing Group, based in New York and reporting to exec veep…
Music mogul Irving Azoff has ankled his post as co-chairman of live-event promoter Concerts West, shifting to a purely advisory role within the company in order to focus his attention full-time on…
Founding partners Steven Beer and Larry Rudolph will shutter their Gotham-based entertainment and media law firm Rudolph & Beer on July 31.
AOL Time Warner has officially sold off the DVD/CD manufacturing unit of Warner Music Group for $1.05 billion to Canadian media-hardware maker Cinram, which beat out a financial consortium led by the…
Tribune Co. posted stellar second-quarter earnings on Thursday, beating Wall Street estimates and nearly doubling last year's numbers, amid newfound strength in advertising for its core publishing…
As Viacom gears up to report second-quarter earnings next Thursday, the top brass are working overtime to fix what they concede to be a trouble spot: Infinity Broadcasting. But some on Wall Street…
Beleaguered cable giant Charter Communications said in a government filing Wednesday its executive VP and chief financial officer Stephen Silva resigned his post, citing personal reasons.
Just days after announcing that he had ankled his post in the new-media department of EMI, music exec Jay Samit has taken up a new position as senior vice president of strategy at Sony Music…
Murder Inc. diva Ashanti reigned over the album charts again this week, topping former Destiny's Child singer Beyonce Knowles once more despite a precipitous second-week slump in record sales.
Hip-hop impresario Irv Gotti has reupped his publishing deal with Famous Music division Ensign Music for his DJ Irv Music venture in a multi-year pact.