A gleeful scattershot mixture of the B-52's, Adam and the Ants, the Ramones, Chic, Michael Jackson and Phil Spector, Junior Senior's ingenuous but smart sound is deliriously goofy. When the crowd…
The Dead keep on rising. Eight years after Jerry Garcia played his last guitar lick, the business of the Grateful Dead is alive and well, driven by a tour, a Volkswagen bus full of memorabilia, new…
VH1 has engineered the costliest theatrical movie buy in its history, paying about $6.5 million for multiple runs of Universal's Eminem starrer "8 Mile" in a shared network window with the WB.
Sony is getting into the online music game, making it the 11th such service set to launch in the next year.
Kurt Elling's new Blue Note CD, "Man in the Air," features a handful of jazz classics to which Elling has written some formidable lyric lines. A rangy baritone capable of effective vocal trickery…
Longtime fans of 311 often cite their first two albums, 1993's "Music" and '94's "Grassroots," as the Omaha-bred act's best, and their setlist at the Greek demonstrated why. The "Music"-era "Feels So…
Sweden's MTV Produktion has launched a new group, MTV Mastiff, on the back of its acquisition of Stockholm-based Mastiff Media earlier this year.
Mary J. Blige and Hilary Duff made a one-two debut on the nation's music sales chart, but the most impressive posting of the week belonged to Warren Zevon, the singer-songwriter battling cancer…
Urgent memo to Jack Valenti: Don't quit your day job just yet. Sen. John Breaux (D-La.), a strong candidate to succeed Valenti as Hollywood's leading man (and lobbyist) in Washington, yanked his name…
It was a long and bumpy road, but the Latin Grammys finally made it to Miami in year four.