DreamWorks is completely out of the music business, as Dimensional Music Publishing, a New York-based private equity arm of JDS Capital Management, has acquired the assets of DreamWorks Music…
Singers Harry Belafonte and Lenny Kravitz, actors Lesley-Anne Down and Jeremy Piven and news legend Don Hewitt are among the cast of presenters for the 32nd Intl. Emmy Awards gala that will take…
The Kinks' Ray Davies wrote about a man who busied himself "telling tales of drunkenness and cruelty." He might well have been talking about Modest Mouse front man Isaac Brock, who brought plenty of…
It has been two years since the then-18-year-old Peter Cincotti made his acclaimed debut at Gotham's intimate Algonquin Oak Room. In his two-night Rose Theater debut at Lincoln Center, facing a…
The 17th volume of the contempo hits package "NOW That's What I Call Music!" debuted in the top slot, selling 408,000 copies in the week ended Sunday, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
Sirius Satellite Radio, the nation's No. 2 radio satcaster, has tapped former BMG exec Patrick Reilly as senior veep, communications, reporting to prexy Scott Greenstein.
Island Records founder Chris Blackwell's Palm Pictures label has drawn up a deal to acquire writer-helmer Adam Bhala Lough's feature "Bomb the System."
A true life rock 'n' roll ruse in which a veteran punk band proved it could compete with the youngsters is heading for the bigscreen.
Richard Buckner's songs are filled with latenight phone calls from dingy motels, memories of past affairs, unfinished letters and failed attempts to explain what went wrong. They end up with the…
Patti LuPone has returned to Feinstein's at the Regency to tell the rest of the story. Last spring the Broadway diva appeared at the posh Park Avenue supper club with a parcel of bleeding heart…
For the second quarter in a row, Universal Music sounded a high note within Viv U's revenues. However, the sale of Vivendi Universal Entertainment to NBC caused overall third-quarter revs to dip 20%…