MTV Canada and MTV2 are about to undergo a shake-up in Canada after Canada's broadcast regulator ordered on Friday February 21st that the digital channel's owner, Craig Broadcasting Systems Inc.…
Proving their consistent love of music with an adult appeal, Grammy voters Sunday gave a bundle of prizes to Norah Jones and her cohorts for their work on the Blue Note album "Come Away With Me."
The best of Sunday's telecast proffered a theory not heard too often: Eminem is the most distinct performer to arrive in popular music since the Clash.
The Dixie Chicks' victories on Sunday night were especially sweet because "Home," the album feted for Grammys, was the last one they expected to be their biggest to date.
"Memphis," a new musical with book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro ("I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change") and music and additional lyrics by David Bryan of the rock band Bon Jovi, will be given its…
James McMurtry, a chronicler of lives spent across the American Southwest plains, has been a steady and salty songwriting force over the last 13 years, with sardonic observations peppering his better…
Blighty pubcaster the BBC has secured a deal with pan-Arab broadcaster MBC for a local version of long-running music chart show "Top of the Pops."
Sirius Satellite Radio is making an unusual bid for name recognition. The radio satcaster is mailing an 11-page "manifesto" to millions of consumers and media insiders, blasting record-biz ineptitude…
Artisan Entertainment has promoted film-music veteran Gwen Bethel Riley to senior vice president of its music division.
After a three-year absence, Linda Eder returned to Carnegie Hall, opening her concert with the kind of gutsy showtune once considered an 11 o'clock number. How do you follow a robust performance of…
German media giant Bertelsmann Thursday called local press reports that it wants to sell music group BMG "wild speculation."