Opening weekend at Zankel Hall, the comfortably slick new concert space in the belly of Carnegie Hall, found Kenny Barron in a beautifully balanced hour with vibraphonist Stefon Harris and Anne…
Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg and Catherine Zeta-Jones will emcee Soundstage LA, the third inaugural gala of the Walt Disney Concert Hall, on Oct. 25.
Don Ienner will assume control of Epic Records, bringing it into his domain as president of Sony Music U.S.
Johnny Cash, one of country music's most prominent figures whose influence spread deep into country, pop and rock 'n' roll, died Friday of complications from diabetes, which resulted in respiratory…
Black convinced the members of Led Zeppelin to allow inclusion of "Immigrant Song" on the comedy's soundtrack after the heavy-metal pioneers had spurned director Richard Linklater's request, thanks…
Hilary Duff is attached to star in "The Perfect Man" for Universal Pictures and Marc Platt Prods.
Currently on a greatest-hits tour, R.E.M. has rather incongruously ramped up the energy level and, night after night, delivered impressive renditions of songs such as "Everybody Hurts" and "Man on…
In a bid to refinance its debt, U.K.-based EMI, the world's third-largest music group, announced Thursday the successful issue of $243 million in convertible bonds.
Since the release of his anthem-laden major label debut in 2001, Andrew WK has been portrayed as a sort of keg-party savant, but the Detroit-bred musician is actually the polar opposite. Having…
Just two days after taking legal action against the first 261 of thousands of digital music pirates, the RIAA is on the receiving end of a suit over the amnesty program it is offering.