Mike Shalett, co-founder of the music sales-data firm Nielsen SoundScan, has retired from his posts as chief executive of parent company Nielsen Retail Entertainment Information and president of both…
Veteran Motown Records A&R exec William "Mickey" Stevenson is striking out on his own, forming artist management, music sampling and production company Stevenson Intl. Entertainment Group.
Rick Shoemaker, president of Warner/Chappell Music, has been named president of the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund, the West Coast division of the T.J. Martell Foundation.
Last year's heralded "rock revival" continues to move apace. If the Stokes, Hives, Interpol et al. look back to the 1970s, the co-headlining bill of heavily buzzed-about bands Hot Hot Heat and the…
Whether he admits it or even knows it, Saadiq is looked upon by the current generation as the mystical guiding light of the movement principally because of his devoted studies of funk, R&B, hip-hop…
Re-formed to celebrate the release of a finely assembled and annotated greatest hits disc on Thump Records, Thee Midniters prove themselves more soulful than rock-oriented, thanks equally to the fine…
The European Union on Thursday unveiled a proposal for a directive intended to bolster the fight against piracy and counterfeiting in Europe.
Warner Music Group has managed to log its fourth consecutive quarter of year-on-year revenue and cash flow growth -- a first for any of the big five major-label groups.
The soundtrack to "Chicago" moved up to second place in an otherwise languid week for the album charts. The acclaimed Miramax musical racked up a swath of accolades at two major kudofests during the…
DreamWorks Records has inked an unusual joint venture with former Priority Records topper Bryan Turner to produce DVDs with music and other themes through Turner's new company, Melee Entertainment.
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Homefront3Daily: $701,370 Cumulative: $10.9M Open Road 39.42%