Behind every hit song there are the songwriters, and on Wednesday night they were recognized at ASCAP's 31st annual Pop Music Awards at the Loews Hollywood Hotel. Legendary rocker and songwriter, Tom…
Tom Petty will be honored by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) with the Founders award during the org’s 31st annual Pop Music Awards. The event, which celebrates the…
Not only are the children of the baby boomers pushing 30, in some cases exceeding that threshold, there's a whole new generation of barely pubescent children who have never experienced freeform radio…
Influential publicist Norman Winter (pictured center above), who represented Michael Jackson, Elton John, Bob Dylan along with many other rock stars, movie stars, bestselling authors and music…
JJ Cale, the musician who wrote “Cocaine” and “After Midnight” for Eric Clapton and songs for numerous other artists, died Friday of a heart attack in La Jolla, Calif. He was 74. His agent confirmed…
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…
"Sound City" is Foo Fighter and die-hard fanboy Dave Grohl's infectiously enthusiastic love letter to the San Fernando Valley studio where his first band, Nirvana, recorded "Nevermind," and where a…
Trains lens on Van Nuys' Sound City Studios
Musician Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Nirvana will direct and produce feature documentary "Sound City," about the iconic recording studio in Van Nuys, Calif.
Former Warner Bros. Records chairman-CEO Tom Whalley is returning to Universal Music Group with Seven Four Ent., a new joint venture with Universal Republic Records.
More than mere rock-doc hagiography, "Material World" reveals how George Harrison struggled to tame his soul, understand life and ready himself for death.