If nothing else, 2013 may well go down as the year the "event album" reached its apotheosis, with four-quadrant assaults of corporate synergies, saturation marketing, social media info-bombing and…
A straight-ahead docu that, like its brilliant subject, packs surprising punches.
Netflix is getting more kids' stuff through expanded pact with toymaker Hasbro, as Internet streaming player stands to steal away even more viewers from traditional children's cable nets like…
While audiophiles may be horrified at the thought of parting with their vinyl LPs, Amazon.com is hoping to usher them into the digital-music age with an offer to automatically "convert" their records…
Filmmaker J.R. Hughto spins a sense of uneasy dread throughout most of "Diamond on Vinyl," his low-key psychological drama about an emotionally blocked musician given to eavesdropping and…
California-based mega-retailer Amoeba Music, the last big record store on the block, has moved into the digital age with both feet.
By now, 46 years after the original series' September 1966 debut, one might imagine that every conceivable aspect of "Star Trek" lore and memorabilia has been mined and merchandised.
Heritage recording acts are continuing to pile on their labels with digital royalties suits, as Boz Scaggs and REO Speedwagon have both lodged federal suits against Sony Music Entertainment.
Vinyl LP sales were up 14% last year, and the format has shown a 41% boost in 2011.
John Mellencamp's recent album "No Better Than This" was recorded by the singer and "O Brother, Where Art Thou" music producer T-Bone Burnett using a single vintage RCA 77DX microphone and a…
Alto saxophonist Marion Brown, a leading jazz avant gardist and music educator, died Oct. 18 in Hollywood, Fla. He was believed to be 79, though some sources list his age as 75.