Though it traces its foundation all the way back to 1969, when Johnny Mercer established a nonprofit institution to honor the hitmakers and tunesmiths who didn't always find themselves in the…
Songwriters Hall Of Fame
Compared to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the Songwriters Hall of Fame is a modest institution. Despite a presence in the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles and an under-construction basement…
Here's a problem that curators in Cooperstown, N.Y., Cleveland and Canton, Ohio, rarely have to face: How do you properly maintain a Hall of Fame when so many of your most important inductees aren't…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Carole King will be honored as MusiCares’ 2014 Person of the Year at the foundation’s annual gala dinner and concert on Jan. 24, MusiCares prexy Neil Portnow announced on Thursday. The four-time…
"Cowboy" Jack Clement, the producer, engineer, songwriter and singer whose career with Sun Records and RCA saw him man the mixing boards for a plethora of canonical rock and roll and country…
After making the festival rounds over the past year, including New York's Stony Brook Film Festival where it won the grand prize in Aug., 2012, "AKA Doc Pomus," about the songwriter behind such hits…
Perhaps more so than any other facet of the music business, songwriting allows for an endless array of potential entry points, and this year's class of inductees into the Songwriters Hall of Fame…
The global EDM Industry is now worth more than $4.5 billion. Wasn't the music business supposed to be dead?
The Songwriters Hall of Fame has announced its 44th class of inductees, with Aerosmith cleffers Joe Perry and Steven Tyler leading a rock-leaning slate.
Teen pop star Justin Bieber scored his fifth No. 1 album last week, as "Believe Acoustic" led four new titles into the top five of the U.S. chart.
Aiming to enable greater flexibility for music supervisors, Extreme Music, the production library arm of Sony/ATV Music Publishing, is rolling out a cloud-based music editing service dubbed Customix.