Sometimes second chances arrive in the most serendipitous way. In the late '70s, disco ruled the airwaves and Dionne Warwick was ready to quit making records. "It became apparent the days of the…
Tim Leiweke and the city of London got off to a rocky start.
Ask AEG worldwide president and CEO Tim Leiweke about his company's competition from the City of Industry when it comes to bringing a football stadium -- not to mention a team -- to Los Angeles and…
Joe Wright goes from classical to electronica with 'Hanna's' Chemical Bros score.
Krakow's Film Music Festival may still be in its infancy, but the event is gaining on its older siblings, Spain's Ubeda and Tenerife Film Music Festivals, and the granddaddy of them all, Belgium's…
In September, the four surviving members of the Grateful Dead convened in San Francisco with Mark Pinkus, senior VP of Grateful Dead Properties and Worldwide Licensing for Rhino Entertainment.
Not many cities come with their own signature sound, but then again, not many cities are Rio de Janeiro, where, in the new 3D animated movie "Rio," birds launch into song, bolstered by the rhythms of…
As one of the most decorated entertainers in show business history, Barbra Streisand -- one of those rare birds who has scored an Oscar, Emmy, Tony and multiple Grammys -- is notoriously shy about…
If it seems like T Bone Burnett is everywhere, that's because he is. In the past year alone, he produced albums for Elton John and Leon Russell, Elvis Costello, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Gregg…
In a transitional era that's been a difficult one for the record biz, 2011 has been particularly brutal. In three separate weeks, the Billboard 200 album chart has set U.S. marks for the lowest…
It takes a lot of hard work and sweat to get to Super Bowl XLV, not just for the two teams facing each other but also for this year's halftime headliners.