On paper the lineup for the third West Coast edition of All Tomorrow's Parties looked a little weak. This year's curators, Modest Mouse, avoided the sprawl and reach of Sonic Youth's musical version…
Second-generation musical performers are almost always faced with a damned-if-they-do, damned-if-they-don't situation. Those who try to re-create parental sonics are lambasted for opportunism; those…
At the second of two sold out concerts at the new Allen Room of the Frederick P. Rose Hall, jazz thrush Jane Monheit revealed her accustomed allure and savvy interpretive skill with a dozen familiar…
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…
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.
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.
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…
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…