In the music business, bigger isn't necessarily better -- that was the implication of new global market-share data released by the U.K. publication Music & Copyright on Tuesday.
Endemol USA and Fox are singing the same tune, teaming with exec producer Paul Buccieri to bring the hit overseas musical format "Stars in Their Eyes" to the States.
The long-awaited folding of MCA Records into the Interscope Geffen A&M family began in earnest this week, with the bulk of MCA talent and staffers moved over to the newly reconstituted Geffen Records…
Whether the New Pornographers, a loose-knit group of Vancouver musicians (referred half-jokingly in promotional materials as a "supergroup"), will be able to keep equilibrium in the face of even…
The Master Chorale has enjoyed a dual career as a concert ensemble and as a participant in film scoring. It was proper for conductor Grant Gershon and his ensemble to end their current season with a…
Teen-targeted pop-punk music may not be the overwhelming commercial force it was just a couple years ago, but no one told the members of New Found Glory and Good Charlotte. The two young bands sold…
Just three albums over the course of 14 years scarcely make Daniel Lanois prolific, but the singer-songwriter-guitarist's latest and first in a decade, "Shine" (Anti), is yet another welcome study in…
The Bob Dylan catalog is the next major work scheduled to get a sonic upgrade. Columbia/Legacy plans to release 15 titles on hybrid Super Audio discs.
Two decades after they burst on the toy scene, the Cabbage Patch Kids will go 3-D under an animation deal among 4Kids Entertainment, toonmaker IDT Media and toymaker Original Appalachian Artworks.
Musiq Soulchild and the wistfully beautiful Vivian Green (both from Philadelphia, where the neo-soul movement is strongest) exhibited power and a firm grasp of the concept by staying true to their…