Just for Variety - Army Archerd
Miramax is hoping auds will be dancing in the old cell block the way they did with "Lady Marmalade" a year and a half ago. A hip-hop version of "Cell Block Tango," produced by Ric Wake, will be…
Hollywood on Wednesday commended the Bush Administration for reaching a bilateral trade agreement with Chile that would lift tariffs on American movies and music, as well as securing assurances that…
Fred Cannon has been promoted to senior VP, government relations, at BMI.
Offering no explanation, Guns N' Roses has canceled its U.S. tour. Singer Axl Rose created a new version of the band and rehearsed the act for months before going on tour in September.
Mariah Carey proved that she can still work her charms on record buyers Wednesday, as her first album since cutting a new record deal with Island Def Jam opened at third place on the crowded holiday…
Veteran Warner Music distribution exec Rick Wietsma is ankling his post after more than 25 years, marking the first public casualty of the major restructuring under way within the music major's…
The Recording Industry Assn. of America took a battering ram -- literally -- to the music-piracy racket this week, teaming with Secret Service agents to stage the biggest raid to date on a sprawling…
It's impossible to ignore the 1970s while watching Washington, D.C.'s Canyon perform or listening to their new album, "Empty Rooms" (Gern Blandsten Records). But underneath the '70s sound is a group…
Encryption company Macrovision said it has formed a Music Technology Division, with exec Mark Belinsky named as senior VP and general manager of the unit. The company also announced a deal with…