The showbiz lobby and a number of lawmakers on Wednesday singled out Google and other search engines for being a gateway to pirated online content, unveiling a study that showed the “critical role”…
In Washington, among many content creators, it seems Google-bashing is second only to marveling at the search giant -- namely the way it has expanded its reach via influence and lobbying.
Top producer-writer RedOne's 2101 Records has signed an exclusive multi-year worldwide agreement with Universal Music Group's Capitol Records Group, the companies announced today.
Ron Spaulding, former president of indie distributor Fontana, has been named senior vice president of sales for Capitol Music Group, the company announced today.
In another boost tied to Universal Music Group's acquisition of EMI Music's labels, veteran exec Greg Thompson has been promoted to executive vp at UMG's newly minted Capitol Music Group.
A colorful and nearly flawless inauguration, with a dash of musical performances, greets President Obama's second term. Even though he no longer has to make the trek to LA to fundraise, some of his…
Singer-actor Rick Nelson's estate has sued Capitol Records for millions in unpaid royalties, alleging widespread accounting sleight-of-hand.
That would be his brother, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who made some jokes at his borther's expense at the opening of the 2011 Cable Show. "On behalf of the entire Emanuel family, we apologize for…
This week we saw Egypt erupt, while their government targeted journalists trying to cover the story. George Clooney's eye-in-the-sky over Sudan produced some disconcerting images. More than 400…
There's a reason the National Park Service does not give crowd estimates: The figures themselves have gotten political. But there's ample evidence that the Jon Stewart-Stephen Colbert Rally to…