Just as production flight from Los Angeles has been decades in the making, the reasons for the decline in work for musicians on film and TV projects are deep-rooted.
Advertisers' love affair with broadcast TV appears to be cooling. For the first time since recession-wracked 2009, the nation's five English-language broadcast networks are likely to secure fewer…
Simon Cowell has meted out his share of criticism as a judge of musical talent. So hopefully he can endure some leveled at him in hastening the descent of "American Idol," whose ratings decline…
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The specter of cord-cutting has finally caught up to American pay TV providers, which have suffered their first net loss of subscribers over a 12-month period, according to an analysis by Leichtman…
Nielsen has reversed a two-year slide in the number of U.S. TV homes in which it tracks TV ratings thanks to a little help from a new calculus that takes into account broadband-connected TVs. The…
The conversion of theaters to digital in the U.S. is almost complete, and the end of movies on film is in sight.
It was a rough month for the video game industry in February, with the overall biz seeing sales decline 25% to generate $810 million. New high-profile game launches didn’t help, with software off…
It's fairly well-accepted that subscription VOD platforms are helping to ease the pain from declines in DVD sales. But for Hollywood, the question has become "Can that happen fast enough?" "DVD does…
As showbiz congloms tally up quarterly results, they face a harsh realization: Homevideo revenue is still declining, which has slashed the value of film operations at the majors during the past five…
The decline of the DVD business, which began in 2009, has split the producers of direct-to-DVD content into haves and have-nots -- and sent the major distributors to look for sweeteners for their…
A new FCC report released on Thursday sounds the alarm about a shortage of local journalism, but it stops short of recommending sweeping changes to the media business.