Hermeto Pascoal, the eccentric musical alchemist from northeastern Brazil, entered the Royce stage drawing musical notes from the water bottle he was drinking from. He concluded the night by having…
When the spirit moves buttoned-down venture capitalists like Alpine Capital and Constellation Ventures to sink money into a gospel-music network, the cable industry starts getting that born-again…
MTV is launching a new 24-hour channel in Africa, which will give a platform to a variety of music genres from the continent alongside U.S. and U.K. programming featuring international artist.
The music industry is ready for its annual fourth-quarter dash, hoping to not only sustain the 5% growth the biz is seeing over last year's levels, but to push it closer toward double digits.
The first wave of DualDiscs - the two-sided disc made up of a CD player side and a DVD player side -- arrived in stores the last week of October and the first week of November.
Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong, singer Ashanti and "Desperate Housewives" actress Eva Longoria have joined the long list of presenters for this year's American Music Awards, airing Nov. 14…
And you can tell everybody: This is Elton John's TV show. John, Michael Edelstein and Cindy Chupack are developing a half-hour project for ABC and sib studio Touchstone TV. Single-camera comedy…
A focus on subscriptions paid off for Napster in the quarter ended Sept. 30, as it reported 33% growth in online music revenue compared to the previous quarter.
The week their joint tour came to screeching halt with accusations of inappropriate behavior and a $75 million breach of contract suit, R. Kelly and Jay-Z debuted at No. 1 on the nation's album sales…
Europe's independent record companies are appealing the European Commission's decision to approve the merger of music majors Sony and BMG.
Europe's independent record companies are taking the unprecedented step of appealing the European Commission's approval of the Sony BMG merger.