Sessions on the value of music in film, television and advertising drew packed audiences at international music trade fair Midem on Tuesday, with independent labels and publishers anxious to find out…
Apparently there is an ample supply of extravagantly gifted musicians who like to pursue freewheeling fusions of acoustic music -- and bassist Edgar Meyer seems eager to collaborate with any and all…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America and the Recording Industry Assn. of America have emphasized support for innovations while trying to protect intellectual property rights.
The American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers has filed 24 copyright infringement actions against nightclubs, bars and restaurants in 15 states and the District of Columbia for playing…
Former Arista/J Records exec Adam Lowenberg has been named senior VP of marketing at Virgin Records.
International music trade fair Midem tuned into the world of jazz Monday when it honored Blue Note principal Bruce Lundvall as its personality of the year at a gala dinner.
Hotcake stock Sirius said Monday it's inked an exclusive marketing pact with Interscope Geffen A&M Records, whose topper Jimmy Iovine will help develop programming for the Gotham-based subscription…
The TV, film and recording industries in Asia Pacific have come together for the first time to battle increasing peer-to-peer uploads and downloads that are wreaking havoc on their businesses.
Delegates at Midem, Europe's biggest music industry trade fair, are being told they can look forward to significant increases in revenue -- if they can get focused.
Jermaine Dupri, the producer responsible for hits from Usher, TLC, Mariah Carey and Monica, has been named president of newly designated Virgin Records Urban Music.