Battered file-swapping pioneer Napster has signed a nonbinding letter of intent to sell substantially all of its assets to an as-yet-unnamed party in a move that should help the Netco skirt a Chapter…
the one between Courtney Love and Universal Music -- is close to settlement and a deal could be announced as early as today, sources familiar with the talks said Thursday.
Indie Webcasters, chafing under what they say are prohibitively high royalty rates, may get an 11th-hour reprieve from Washington, thanks to a bill from House Judiciary Committee chairman F. James…
If record execs are hoping for a silver bullet from Washington to save the industry from its peer-to-peer piracy woes, they might not want to hold their breaths.
The veteran Canadian hard-rock trio Rush played their first Southern California show in more than five years on Monday, following the first hiatus of their 28-year career, and this still-inspired…
Backstreet Boy Nick Carter is the first act confirmed for MTV's second Asia Awards to be held Jan. 24.
The record biz has signed on a new ally in its ongoing war against digital music piracy: Madison Avenue.
Immortal Entertainment has made Carl Stubner a new company partner and appointed him president of the music management division. Joining Stubner will be managers Cory Wagner and Rick Canny, as well…
There were some major disturbances in the upper echelons of the album charts this week, as three-time champs the Dixie Chicks were unseated from the No. 1 position, and an eclectic group of debuts…
Two days before the Rolling Stones were set to roll into Gotham on their world tour, a group of the band's contemporaries pulled into town on a decidedly lower-budget but undeniably higher-energy…
MusicMatch has cut an exclusive deal with Bell Canada to offer a customized version of its Radio MX online subscription service to the telecom giant's subscriber base, giving the San…