U2 heads the list of next year's inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a rare instance of a group of artists selected for inclusion while still recording and touring.
The elegant Gotham troubadour Steve Ross, making a resplendent appearance in white tie and tails, is the latest entry in the recent spate of tributes to Fred Astaire. Long one of the most polished…
It made sense that Cowboy Jack Clement made his Los Angeles debut at the Getty Museum. While not a museum piece -- there's nothing fussed over about the 73-year-old's perf -- he is one of the last…
Producer Chuck Gordon has acquired film rights to Tim McGraw's Grammy-nominated song "Live Like You Were Dying" for his Daybreak Prods. shingle.
Keith Naftaly, formerly an A&R exec at J Records and DreamWorks, has been named senior veep of A&R at Sony Music Label Group U.S. He will report to Don Ienner, prexy-CEO of Sony Music Label Group U.S.
It was inevitable: The godfather of the jazz organ going mano a mano with one of his most prominent and devoted disciples. Appropriately, the summit meeting -- a preview of an upcoming encounter on…
Fox has decided to play with Snoop Dogg, signing the rap star to topline the real-life story of coaching his son's youth league football team and setting up the project at Mandeville Films with David…
UCLA Live's planned celebration of the venerable jazz and new classical label ECM has been canceled. "The vision didn't match the resources," a UCLA Live spokeswoman said.
Keith Naftaly, formerly an A&R exec at J Records and DreamWorks, has been named senior veep of A&R at Sony Music Label Group U.S.
Trustees of the Health and Retirement Plans of the American Guild of Musical Artists have changed policy to recognize same-sex marriages.
Ambling onto the Avalon stage in a plain white shirt and black pants, his face covered by a full beard, Sam Beam, the singer-songwriter who performs under the name Iron and Wine, could be a backwoods…