The recent success of several songs which broke out after car companies licensed them for TV ads has labels revving their engines for more laps around the track.
Warner Music Europe prexy Paul-Rene Albertini has been upped to president of Warner Music Intl., adding oversight of activities and operations in Asia Pacific, Canada and Latin America. The promotion…
Last year the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame welcomed American punk rockers, this year it's poised to induct the Brits.
The Marsalises, recognized as the first family of jazz, will open a rare tour together at the Place des Arts in Montreal on Feb. 25.
The Dixie Chicks' "Home" retained the top spot on the nation's albums chart as major diskeries have slowed releases to a trickle in the weeks around Sept. 11.
What's this? Standup at the Cafe Carlyle? Strictly speaking, no, but you might think otherwise if you heard the waves of laughter rolling around the venerable night spot on Monday, when Christine…
The estate of John Lee Hooker is shopping the last recordings from the legendary bluesman as the estate begins to develop plans for a memorial concert and recording, annual concert tours, educational…
New Line Cinema and Davis Entertainment are in final negotiations to reteam hip-hop stars Method Man and Redman for the urban comedy "Ghetto, Inc."
"The Guardian" will be rockin' to a new beat this fall -- literally. Creator/exec producer David Hollander has snagged Grammy-winners the Wallflowers, led by Jakob Dylan, to record a new theme song…
Vivendi Universal Publishing will publish an interactive CD-ROM based on the summer's biggest TV hit, Fox's "American Idol."
Sony Music Entertainment has signed a deal with Rockstar Games to release seven different soundtracks connected with the upcoming sequel to last year's bestselling vidgame "Grand Theft Auto 3."