DreamWorks Records will release on Dec. 10 the Broadway cast recording of Baz Luhrmann's production of "La Boheme," two days after it opens at the Broadway Theater in New York.
Tom Petty feels the subject matter of his new album "The Last DJ" (Warner Bros.), is so important that not only did he perform the album in its entirety in a special engagement at the Grand Olympic…
Koch Entertainment has signed deals to distribute Sundazed Music, an indie label specializing in the reissue and restoration of classic recordings, and Babygrande Records, a New York-based indie…
1,043,122 of them -- can't be wrong: The King vanquished yet another would-be rival for supremacy in the album charts this week, hanging on to the No. 1 spot for the third frame running.
Six top film music execs will be saluted Thursday at the City of Hope's annual Music & Entertainment Industry Spirit of Life gala dinner.
A schizophrenic approach to songwriting styles has paid off handsomely in the artistic column for Gomez, one of the most American-sounding of any British band from any era, even as they tone down the…
If there's one word that can sum up the concert style of singer-songwriter Jack Johnson, that word would have to be charming. At the packed Greek Theateron this chilly and cloudy Friday night…
Aussie pop diva Kylie Minogue swept the music industry ARIA Awards Down Under, collecting four trophies and a special achievement nod in recognition of her worldwide success this year.
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World sales of recorded music fell 9.2% in value and 11.2% in units in the first half of 2002 as home piracy continues to spiral, music trade body the Intl. Federation of the Phonographic Industry…
Digital-music subscription service Pressplay has inked a licensing pact with its fourth major label group -- Bertelsmann's BMG division -- giving the Netco access to more than 120,000 digitized…