Universal Music Group has cut a deal to become the exclusive distributor in the U.S. and Mexico for Fonovisa Records, a Latin-music imprint owned by Spanish-language broadcasting giant Univision…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has signed its first basic contract with the Music Video Production Assn.
Just as the Grammy nominations were announced in New York, the record biz was quietly celebrating the arrival on Capitol Hill of new Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist.
Showtime, which has shied away from music concerts throughout the last decade, is coming back with a bang, signing Jay-Z to perform a live, one-hour performance as lead-in to a heavyweight fight…
One could hardly imagine a more fitting evening than this Russian-themed set to inaugurate the elegant performance space at the Firebird. The new upstairs supperclub, with its palatial decor…
It was an unprecedented eight-way tie for the most Grammy nominations Tuesday, as the Recording Academy feted a broad swath of musical talent ranging from hardcore rap to guitar rock to sultry pop.
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EMI Music Publishing has tapped veteran media exec William G. Sorenson as exec veepee and chief financial officer, based in New York and reporting to chairman and CEO Martin Bandier.
That old idea that good scores are supposed to be invisible, that you're not supposed to notice them, is a fallacy, says "Far From Heaven" director Todd Haynes.
"Gangs of New York" is favored to receive a song nomination for its end-title song, U2's "The Hands That Built America." But don't look for an original score nomination despite the Miramax ads…