The four surviving original members of the Grateful Dead plan to reunite in July for three performances in Chicago that are billed as the band’s final shows. The July 3-5 shows at Soldier Field will…
Martin Scorsese will exec produce an authorized documentary on The Grateful Dead, aimed at coinciding with the band’s 50th anniversary next year. The documentary will be directed by Amir Bar-Lev…
All of the major labels are putting renewed energy into reinvigorating the physical product marketplace that seemed snuffed out long ago by the emergence of cheaper digital options and rampant piracy.
Singer Bobby "Blue" Bland, one of the most prolific R&B and blues hitmakers of the '50s, '60s and '70s, died Sunday after a long illness. He was 83. Memphis' WREG-TV reported Bland’s death. The…
James Gandolfini, who brought a balance of intensity and vulnerability to his portrayal of conflicted mob boss Tony Soprano that made him among the most respected actors of his generation, died…
It’s curtains for the Gibson Amphitheater, as the concert venue, active since 1972, is winding down to make room for Universal Studios Hollywood’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal also…
The last time the full group assembled to back Young on an album of original material -- the bloated and aimless "Broken Arrow" -- was in 1996, and the reunited band is set to release double album…
New distributor Film Arcade has made its first acquisition since launching just before the Sundance Film Festival, partnering with Lionsgate to nab "The Other Dream Team," a documentary that…
In September, the four surviving members of the Grateful Dead convened in San Francisco with Mark Pinkus, senior VP of Grateful Dead Properties and Worldwide Licensing for Rhino Entertainment.
The 1977 concert doc "The Grateful Dead Movie" will be revived April 20 as a theatrical event on 540 U.S. screens.