Homevideo piracy in Asia cost the U.S. majors more than $640 million in revenues last year.
Ella Fitzgerald was once one of the pillars of the Hollywood Bowl season with sold-out auds doting on her every word. These were lovefests, and that unique atmosphere cannot be replicated…
Simon Fuller is the mastermind behind "Pop Idol" and its "American Idol" spinoff. Simon Cowell is the frontman, and the panelist viewers love to hate. Both appeared Thursday in a media Top 10 Richest…
Never mind that several of John Pizzarelli's song choices at the Cinegrill are holdovers from the selections on his "Live at Birdland" disc. Fine as that album is, Pizzarelli is still finding room to…
The "Bad Boys II" soundtrack (Bad Boy/Universal) stayed in the top slot for the fourth consecutive week -- a week that had good news only for country singer Wynonna and a few soundtracks.
Without any new material, Bjork is put in the unenviable position of competing with herself, specifically her 2001 Dorothy Chandler Pavilion concert; a stunning, once-in-a-lifetime event with the…
Craig Applequist has been named senior vice president of sales and marketing services at WEA Corp., Warner Music Group's U.S. sales and retail marketing company.
Miramax has acquired book and film rights to music journo Erica Kennedy's debut novel, "Bling."
David Massey has been named executive vice president of A&R, Sony Music U.S. and Sony Music Intl., making him the highest ranking A&R exec in the company.
Albums loaded with guest appearances rarely click on every track. It's remarkable, therefore, that the cellist Yo-Yo Ma has crafted such a rich and stimulating CD of Brazilian music on "Obrigado…