An unprecedented slew of top acts is slated to perform at one of two inaugural music fests in Hong Kong as the city looks to get an economic and image boost following the SARS outbreak.
Sharing little in common with its original iteration besides the name, Napster has given up its P2P roots and is joining the crowded legal digital music space.
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Writers and Artists Agency has created a strategic business partnership with music booking percentery Artist Group Intl.
Warner Bros. TV-based scribe-producer Shaun Cassidy is developing a potentially groundbreaking musical drama series for Fox Broadcasting.
Mexican thesp Diego Luna will return to host "The MTV Video Music Awards Latin America 2003," the Spanish-lingo net confirmed.
There's a new voice in town: Britain's 24-year-old Jamie Cullum, a singer and pianist who looks like a young James Cagney, but possesses the unleashed energy of Mick Jagger. In his Stateside debut at…
A variety of music performer orgs have reiterated a call for the FCC and Congress to probe such issues as vertical integration and consolidation of radio ownership and payola.
Record labels and Internet music-swapping sites clashed again this week as the two sides struggle to gain the upper hand in their battle over piracy.
OutKast's "Speakerboxx/The Love Below" bested four debuts that made it into the top 10 -- albums from Da Band, Sting, Dido and Martina McBride -- to remain at No. 1 for the second week despite a drop…
It's now known as "alt-country," but when Emmylou Harris began her career, Gram Parsons, her mentor and singing partner, called it "cosmic American music." It's a phrase that still describes Harris'…