FORGET ABOUT PIRACY, the real problem for the entertainment industry in the 21st century is the growing irrelevance of the rules it now uses to buy and sell copyrights. These days you can still sell…
WNBC will try to stamp the "New York Magazine Awards" on the mass-audience map by televising the ceremony for the first time since the mag began handing out prizes in 1996.
Indie label Kinetic Records, currently partnered with Warner-Reprise Records, has pacted with Paradise Music and Entertainment to release a series of dance compilation albums.
John Daly and Mark Tolner's EnterTech Releasing has acquired two new films -- Italy's "Not of this World," from writer-director Giuseppe Piccioni, and "It All Starts Today," from French filmmaker…
A resurgent EMI has posted strong interim results, with pre-tax profits up 71.6% to £86.5 million ($140.1 million) on sales of $1.75 billion, up 8.7%.
Local 802, the musicians union, spared the Rockettes and Santa Claus but the Sugar Plum Fairy may not be so lucky. On Tuesday, opening night of the New York City Ballet, Local 802 called a strike…
Gotham-based independent production shingle GreeneStreet/SKE will produce and finance "Finger Nails and Smooth Skin," a romantic comedy written and directed by Steve Chbosky, helmer of 1995 Sundance…
Phil Jackson has been promoted to senior VP and managing director of Buena Vista Home Entertainment for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Warner Music Group has upped Stephen Shrimpton to chairman and CEO of Warner Music Intl., effective Jan. 1. Shrimpton, president of WMI, will take over the top post from Ramon Lopez, who will retire…
Internet music sales are expected to top $5.2 billion in 2005, fueled by sales from record labels and the ease of ordering CDs and downloading tunes over the Internet, research outfit Music Business…
Time Warner has upped Timothy Boggs to be the company's global public policy czar, from where he will lead the effort to break down trade barriers and buttress international agreements on…
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