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.
The American Federation of Musicians has reached an agreement with Zomba Recording in which the label will be covered under the federation's sound recording labor agreement for all product recorded…
The music of Luther Vandross has always been played at low volume with the lights turned down, all the better to stoke the romantic embers. This tribute show -- based on the recently released Verve…
One of the great understated figures of the jazz guitar, Jim Hall will be 74 in December, yet he still maintains a startlingly youthful curiosity about music. He managed to have it both ways before a…
Single Cell Pictures partners Michael Stipe and Sandy Stern have optioned "Slo-Mo," a spec script written and to be directed by John Krokidas.
Marking its third agency purchase of the year, Sam Gores' Paradigm literary and talent agency is acquiring Monterey Peninsula Artists, one of the nation's premier musical talent bookers.
Jon Bon Jovi will receive the Award of Merit at the 32nd annual American Music Awards. The 31st honoree in the awards' history, Bon Jovi joins the ranks of Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald and Elvis…
Saturday's co-headlining bill at Universal featured two of the more popular pop-punk bands of the day, Toronto's Sum 41 and Maryland-based Good Charlotte, both of whom have recently released highly…