Just for Variety: Vegas, Atlantic City? Forget it -- the place for performers is showrooms of Indian tribes' casinos. Here's a sample of the hefty wampum being dealt: For his "Let's Make a Deal"…
"D-12 World," the sophomore disc from Eminem's D-12 rap sextet, posted the highest one-week sales for a hip-hop act this year, according to SoundScan.
The fifth annual Latin Grammy Awards will take place Sept. 1 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. It will air live on CBS from 8-10 p.m. and be broadcast in about another 100 countries.
The online music market got a little more crowded Tuesday as Sony launched its Connect musicstore, offering a model that's similar to its competitors' but has greater compatibility with Sony hardware.
Warner Music Group, purchased in March by a private equity investor group including Edgar Bronfman Jr., has named Thierry Chassagne head of its French unit.
Recording artists and songwriters deemed "unreachable" by major record labels will be paid from a fund set up by the New York State Attorney General's Office and the majors.
Stephen Williams will direct a hip-hop remake of 1973 pic "The Harder They Come" for New Line Cinema, with production set for this fall. Sara Risher will produce the film.
Every festival, even one as determinedly diverse as Coachella, develops some underlying motif, a way of organizing the massive buffet of sounds and images. Early in Sunday's lineup, Canadian…
With a sellout and a lineup topped by Radiohead and impressive in its breadth, Saturday's edition of Coachella proved that in its fifth year, the Goldenvoice-produced festival has become a major…
When she first emerged from Gotham's nascent punk scene three decades ago, Smith was defiantly acerbic and unabashedly intellectual, stoked by the spirit of the Beats and a passion for the rock 'n'…
Are entertainment companies ready to offer consumers their entire catalog for a flat monthly fee? That's the question record labels will have to ask themselves, and movie studios will start thinking…