The rumors swirling around the search for replacements for the top Washington reps at both major Hollywood trade assns. has gotten downright comical. At least that's how Reps. Billy Tauzin (R-La.)…
Hilary Rosen left her post at the Recording Industry Assn. of America last week the same way she came in: tough and irreverent -- with maybe a few more friends in high places and a Grammy to boot.
Chris Rock will host the 2003 MTV Video Music Awards. Kudocast will air Aug. 28 at 8 p.m. from Gotham's Radio City Music Hall, marking the event's fifth straight year as a live broadcast from New…
Chris Evans, millionaire broadcaster-turned-media mogul-turned-producer, lost his 8.6 million pounds ($14.3 million) dismissal claim against former employer Virgin Radio in a high-profile court case…
Conservative San Gabriel Valley Congressman David Dreier is among a list of candidates to succeed top Hollywood lobbyist Jack Valenti.
Building off its retro-driven programming, VH1 will anchor its summer slate with a pair of best-of specials and several returning skeins that highlight past and present pop culture fare on the order…
The RIAA may be cracking down on pirates, but the legal options for online music continue to grow as Web portal Yahoo! expands its Launch music brand to Europe and peer-to-peer network Kazaa has…
Two up-and-coming hard rock bands -- SoCal's mega-hot Trapt and South Africa's post-grunge Seether -- took different paths to far different results at this sold-out Sunset Strip show.
The champagne corks kept popping at J Records this week as the BMG label fielded its second No. 1 bow in as many sessions with R&B star Monica and claimed no fewer than three of the top five releases…
"I've made a career out of three chords," Lou Reed explained while introducing "Sweet Jane," the opening number of his Wiltern Theater concert. His wry, self-effacing delivery -- "Jane" actually uses…