Shares of U.K.-based EMI Group lost nearly 12% of their value Monday after the music major reported fiscal year-end earnings and sales down despite an improvement in its worldwide market share in…
Warner Bros. Pictures Music has upped Lisa Margolis to senior veep of business and legal affairs. She reports to Keith Zajic, exec VP of business affairs, Warner Bros. Pictures Music.
It's been nearly two years since Sleater-Kinney released "One Beat," and based on the first show of their two-night run at the El Rey Theater, they've used that time well. The 75-minute set found the…
If there were still a Lilith Fair, Sarah Harmer would no doubt be one of the star performers at the women's fest. The Canadian singer-songwriter has a voice that effortlessly soars and floats over…
MTV has completed its movin' and is now groovin' in Berlin. On May 18, the musicvid group opened its new headquarters on the east bank of the Spree River, along the last remnants of the Wall that…
Music managers Irving Azoff and Jordan Bratman and marketing exec Noah Kerner are creating a clearinghouse of music makers to compose for TV and radio advertisements.
Orian Williams and Todd Eckert's Claraflora have optioned the Ian Curtis biography "Touching from a Distance" and will produce a biopic about the iconic lead singer of the Joy Division.
Sony will offer musicvideos for download through its recently launched Connect online musicstore. Sony Corp. of America chairman-CEO Howard Stringer made the announcement at a recent news conference…
Outlaw country artists Kris Kristofferson, Merle Haggard and Ronnie Hawkins star in Michael Mabbott's "The Life and Hard Times of Guy Terrifico," which is finishing principal photography in Toronto.
The 11th MTV Europe Music Awards will be held Nov. 18 in Rome. As with last year's extravaganza in Edinburgh, Scotland, the show will take place in a purpose-built tented structure, this time using…
Online musicstore Napster launched in the U.K. on Thursday and immediately drew derision from Web-based rivals who say it is too expensive.