It was just four years ago that music games were declared dead. And the person making the pronouncement was the one who had benefited most from it. “It’s just not a category that’s getting consumers…
A bizarrely fascinating shaggy dog of a docu-fiction hybrid conceived by tyro writer-director Mark Hendrickson.
Viacom is considering its next steps after the Delaware Supreme Court upheld an arbitor’s award of almost $300 million that the company must pay to stockholders in connection with its 2006…
The creators of “Rock Band” couldn’t stay quiet for too long. Over the past three years, Harmonix Music Systems has been busy developing “Fantasia: Music Evolved,” a new videogame based on Disney’s…
David Chase recalls the precise moment when the British Invasion changed his life. "I was going around a traffic circle in New Jersey and (The Beatles') "Love Me Do" came on the radio," he noted at a…
An unexpectedly emotional docu on the revival of an African-American rock group that's among those to usher in punk music.
Bruno Bettati's Chilean shingle Jirafa Films has boarded rock band saga "Miguel San Miguel," Matias Cruz's fiction feature account of Chile's most famous band, Los Prisioneros.
When it came time for writer/director Jordan Galland to give his friend and musical colleague Sean Lennon instruction on scoring his indie film, "Alter Egos," Galland recalls requesting "something…
Country music had a big night at Sunday's 53rd Grammy Awards, as top-selling trio Lady Antebellum took five of its six nominated categories, including country album, record and song of the year.
Round two of the battle of the videogame bands is gearing up for fall as MTV disclosed plans Monday to release "Rock Band 2" in September.
Pity the neighbors of anyone who picks up "Rock Band." With two guitars, a drum kit and a microphone, this new title from "Guitar Hero" developer Harmonix isn't a game so much as a virtual lifestyle.