Re-formed to celebrate the release of a finely assembled and annotated greatest hits disc on Thump Records, Thee Midniters prove themselves more soulful than rock-oriented, thanks equally to the fine…
The European Union on Thursday unveiled a proposal for a directive intended to bolster the fight against piracy and counterfeiting in Europe.
Warner Music Group has managed to log its fourth consecutive quarter of year-on-year revenue and cash flow growth -- a first for any of the big five major-label groups.
The soundtrack to "Chicago" moved up to second place in an otherwise languid week for the album charts. The acclaimed Miramax musical racked up a swath of accolades at two major kudofests during the…
DreamWorks Records has inked an unusual joint venture with former Priority Records topper Bryan Turner to produce DVDs with music and other themes through Turner's new company, Melee Entertainment.
Wannabe Whitneys and masquerading Mariahs who failed to make the "American Idol" cut now have another shot at divahood thanks to VH1.
House of Blues Concerts president Jay Marciano is ankling his position after almost two decades in the business, in a move the concert promoter billed as a closer integration of its promotion and…
File-swapper Kazaa fired off an aggressive counterclaim against Hollywood and the record labels this week, alleging that they colluded to put the netco out of business rather than work with it to…
The Recording Academy scored an early coup this week for its upcoming 45th annual Grammy broadcast by signing a group of big-name acts -- including Grammy nominees Bruce Springsteen and Norah Jones…
Popster Avril Lavigne was the big winner at the MTV Asia Awards here on Friday, scooping honors for female singer, breakthrough artist and style.