The European Union is continuing to flout U.S. pressure by refusing to lift quotas it has slapped on imports of films, TV shows and music, according to documents released Thursday by executive arm…
The record industry, artists' groups and several operators of music subscription services on cable TV reached an agreement on licensing fees Thursday, avoiding outside arbitration to determine how…
Hip-hop impresario Sean "P.Diddy" Combs is within a hair's breadth of inking a worldwide distribution deal for his Bad Boy Entertainment imprint with Universal Motown Records Group.
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ScoLoHoFo, a quartet that -- true to its topsy-turvy name -- constructed a veritable sonic Rubik's Cube on the opening night of this, the only Stateside stint currently on its itinerary…
Propelled by Super Bowl glory, country act the Dixie Chicks climbed back into the top spot in the album charts this week.
Metallica, Limp Bizkit and Linkin Park, three of the biggest hard rock bands of the last 15 years, will share the bill on the second Summer Sanitarium tour that will hit at least 18 U.S. markets this…
Police are investigating whether legendary rock producer Phil Spector murdered a B-movie actress in the foyer of his hilltop home just hours after meeting her at the House of Blues on the Sunset…
John Densmore, drummer of the Doors, has sued the two other living members of the band over unauthorized use of the band's name and logo just days before they are scheduled to reunite and perform at…
MTV Networks Latin America has tapped Michael Dagnery as VP of production for the region's MTV and Nickelodeon feevees.
British music group EMI took a tumble in its home market Tuesday as fears mounted about the record industry's ongoing woes' impact on the company's financial results for fiscal 2002.