The Chinese government has ordered 120 protest songs to be removed from the Internet. It deemed them obscene or harming social morality.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has created a music division that could match its ambitions in film and video.
Avril Lavigne, Daft Punk, Lang Lang among artists concerned.
Post-production sound company Formosa Group is branching out into music editorial services for film and television. Director of music editorial services Leigh Kotkin oversees the Formosa Music Group…
Despite modifications to the act, a concert this weekend by U.S. pop singer Ke$ha was cancelled after it was denied a permit by the Malaysian authorities on the grounds of "religious sensitivities…
Indi.com and Adopt the Arts' Peace Through Music Gala was a charitable event turned rock show, with performances from Guns N' Roses’ Matt Sorum and Slash and Macy Gray at the Loews Hollywood Hotel…
Chicago-based arthouse distributor Music Box Films has acquired U.S. rights to “The Returned,” the hit Canal Plus supernatural drama. Bringing together film and TV talent on both sides of the camera…
Independent financing has always meant cobbling together a variety of sources, and in the past five years, financing against music licensing has become another funding source to add to the indie…
MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A SERIES "Arrested Development" David Schwartz › Two previous noms › Episode: "Flight of the Phoenix" › Series' signature Tahitian ukelele, jazzy themes return; rare score nod…
The newly-formed COOL Music Interactive to merge with videogame scoring agency Four Bars Intertainment.
As soon as we stop vilifying these streaming services and start trumpeting their metrics, the sooner the rest of the world will take music seriously.