Watching Louisiana good ol' boy Marc Broussard play through a set (mostly pulled from his current Island disc "Carencro"), it seems the term "blue-eyed soul" was coined just for him. He has the…
KT Sullivan has again joined forces with Mark Nadler, the lanky troubadour who manages to tap a time step while playing the piano. Having previously teamed in an Off Broadway songfest of tunes by the…
Talk of artistic freedom is hardly uncommon in the world of jazz, but it's rare when a high-profile artist is willing to put his money where his mouth is. Trumpeter Dave Douglas has done just that…
In his nightclub debut at Feinstein's at the Regency, Tony-winning baritone Brian Stokes Mitchell is clearly having a good time. With an early parcel of Valentine sentiments, Mitchell is crooning…
While his skills as a composer have won acclaim in realms as diverse as trip-hop and modern classical, Craig Armstrong is something of an unknown quantity as a live performer. At this one-off Gotham…
Julie Taymor is attached to direct the musical "All You Need Is Love" for Revolution Studios. Production is slated to begin in September for a Thanksgiving 2006 release.
Digital music company Napster is embarking on a $30 million marketing campaign focusing on new technology that allows users to take its million-plus song library on portable devices for $15 per month.
In her concert debut for American Songbook, Broadway baby Jane Krakowski brings a sassy and smoldering presence to the stage with a set of sinful songs that in her words display "the use of feminine…
Bono, Stevie Wonder, Norah Jones, Alicia Keys, Velvet Revolver, Tim McGraw and Brian Wilson are among those scheduled to perform Lennon-McCartney's "Across the Universe" on the Grammy Awards to…
Artemis Records president Daniel Glass has taken over label founder Danny Goldberg's role as CEO of the label. Goldberg will remain a consultant to the indie.