News earlier this week that the U2 concert juggernaut had been grounded until next year for the U.S. due to Bono's back surgery has not only affected the bottom line for concert promoter Live Nation…
For those of use who came of age prior to the download era, album covers could be viewed as snapshots of a particular episode in our lives -- palpable reminders of who we were and what we were…
The third Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song will be presented to Sir Paul McCartney at a special concert in the White House on June 2.
For those Miles Davis-philes out there who can't get enough of the Prince of Darkness, the jazz/fusion trailblazer's career is being celebrated on the occasion of his 84th birthday (May 26) in an…
After repeated listenings of the 10 new bonus tracks from the re-released "Exile on Main St," I can understand why these tunes were left off of the original 1972 release while acknowledging that…
It would be hard to find fault with Broken Bells' show at the Music Box @ Fonda last night (4/19). The band led by Brian Burton (aka “Danger Mouse”) and former Shins frontman James Mercer pretty much…
Film and TV composers Bruce Broughton and Dennis McCarthy have been singled out for career kudos.
Adding to a recent '80s pop revival that's still showing legs, the Go-Go's — as a warm-up to their so-called farewell concert tour this summer — announced Friday that they'll make their “final…
News conference designed to underscore the proliferation of illegal commerce of copyrighted works.
The BMI Pop Awards saved the best for last on Tuesday,
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Weekend:$26.6M Disney
Rio 22Weekend:$22.5M Fox
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Weekend:$21.5M Sony / TriStar