The music industry is following the video industry by urging the European Union to cut the value added tax it slaps on sound recordings.
Teutonic rocker Herbert Groenemeyer and Brit popster Robbie Williams were the big winners at Germany's music industry Echo Awards in Berlin Saturday.
The U.K.'s BBC announced Monday it had bought a 12.5% stake in Opus Arte, the Anglo-Dutch music and TV prodco which specializes in arts and classical music programs and DVDs.
Ian Hanson has been promoted to the new role of senior vice president, chairman's office, EMI Recorded Music.
The drum kit Stewart Copeland sits behind at a Hollywood rehearsal studio sports the famous Doors logo and, in far smaller type, the words "21st Century."
Shirley Horn is as true a classicist as exists in jazz singing, peerless in her precision and elegant without fail. As she demonstrated on the first night of a three-date Gotham stint, she's charged…
Peter Cincotti returns to the Oak Room that kicked off the careers of Michael Feinstein, Harry Connick and Diana Krall. Cincotti will no doubt follow his predecessors into the concert hall circuit…
Forty-four years old and happily married for 21 years (he dedicated "I Love You Dawn" to his wife), Neil Finn knows he is no longer the wide-eyed singer-songwriter who fronted Crowded House and Split…
Hollywood and the record biz on Thursday circulated a set of guidelines on Internet piracy to all Fortune 1000 companies as part of an ongoing bid to educate the corporate world about its…
Jennifer Lopez and Justin Timberlake lead the musical contingent at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice awards with three noms apiece, while "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," "Ice Age" and…
Shortly after unveiling plans to move its offices to Gotham from its longtime Burbank home, Warner Music Group U.S. distribution arm WEA has tapped seven top execs as part of its ongoing plan to…