The Silver Anniversary Playboy Jazz Festival -- the first major celebration in a yearlong series of events commemorating the 50th anniversary of Playboy mag -- will be headlined by Boz Scaggs, Boney…
Online provider AOL has finally rolled out its version of the 18-month-old MusicNet digital tune-selling service backed by corporate cousin Warner Music.
Odd bedfellows indeed, Hollywood and some of the country's most distinguished universities told Capitol Hill Wednesday they have banded together to "reform" students who use a university's powerful…
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R. Kelly, the Chicago singer whose battles with the law over child pornography and sexual assault have kept his name in the news over the last nine months, debuted at No. 1 on the week's album sales…
Italian Internet-access giant Tiscali is offering up free, legal music downloads, interviews, videos and other content to its subscribers, thanks to a new pact with tech firm OD2 and Microsoft's…
Blink 182, P.O.D, Mekon, Freezepop, and Dieselboy will join David Bowie and Garbage in providing music and video content for Amplitude, Sony's online music mixing game.
MTV has greenlit a second season of Sean "P. Diddy" Combs-led "Making the Band II." Pickup was expected but not definite.
Prolific three-time Oscar winner Michel Legrand has penned more than 200 film and TV scores, but his most melodic and familiar themes were written in the '60s and '70s. In the second of the Y Improv…
Fresh from overseeing a slew of Oscar-nominated songs and scores for the company, Randy Spendlove has re-upped as president of motion picture music for Miramax Films.
Norah Jones' stunning Grammy sweep was a welcome piece of good news for British label group EMI after a tough year, and it wasn't about to pass up the chance to celebrate.
Virtually all Broadway musicals are planning to hold rehearsals with so-called "virtual orchestras."