New York-based avant garde music mecca the Knitting Factory has sent out its official change-of-address notice, moving from its storied lower Manhattan location to the Williamsburg neighborhood of…
Neil Young, a pioneering influence on movements ranging from folk rock to grunge, has been designated the 2010 MusiCares Person of the Year, according to Neil Portnow, president/CEO of the Recording…
Ticketmaster, the world's largest ticket agency, has named head Roger Ames as CEO, international. Based in London, the former EMI North America head and Warner Music Group CEO will oversee…
Apparently recapturing the musical spirit of Woodstock 40 years after the fact has proven elusive.
Fabolous might have topped Billboard's current albums chart with his fifth studio disc, "Loso's Way," but the East Coast rapper couldn't match the strength of Michael Jackson's resilient "Number…
Known as a showcase for movie-music talent, the Belgian festival will honor Hamlisch Oct. 6-17.
For the fifth straight week following his June 25 death, Michael Jackson continues to dominate the recording charts.
Tommy Mottola is once again targeting teens and tweens by partnering with Planet Cazmo.
Due to a combination of factors, including a problematic location, steep rents and mushrooming competition, the Knitting Factory in Hollywood has chosen not to renew its lease and will be going dark…
Things seem to be getting back to normal in the offices of AEG, the owner of both venues and the promoter behind the 50 sold-out concerts at London's 02 Arena that Michael Jackson was prepping for…
Peter Gelb, general manager of New York's Metropolitan Opera, will deliver the keynote address at the 11th edition of MidemNet.