EMI has upped Erwin Bach to chairman of EMI Recorded Music Switzerland.
If Federico Fellini were reincarnated as a Latin musician, he probably would sound just like the Fabulosos Cadillacs. The Argentine combo presented at Universal an exhilarating sample of its…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Stepping gingerly in the world of anti-piracy technologies, BMG said it will start distributing promotional CDs in the U.S. with copyright protection, with the first titles being shipped out later…
Brit music major EMI has named Niel Van Hoff prexy of EMI Recorded Music Netherlands. At the same time, Dick Stolk, Virgin's managing director in Holland, is exiting the company.
The haze that enveloped the Knitting Factory Friday night was caused not by L.A.'s persistent marine layer but by Neil Halstead and Sid Hillman. In separate solo sets, the singer-songwriters' perfs…
While the rest of Germany's media industry wonders anxiously about the future of Teutonic TV, Thomas Middelhoff, chief exec of local giant Bertelsmann, is looking to take over and revive online music…
Bringing the Grammy Awards back to New York after a four-year absence was a major coup for the Big Apple, but it may also be part of an even bigger shift in the music biz from west to east.
The National Basketball Assn. has engineered a deal with Virgin Records that will make Lenny Kravitz's hit record "Dig In" the league's anthem for the NBA playoff telecasts on NBC, TNT and TBS, which…
The adage that music is a universal language may be shopworn, but when molded by petite powerhouse Angelique Kidjo, it takes on a decided ring of truth. Singing in French, Portuguese and Yoruba, with…
Warner Music Group is making plans to fold the successful Christian imprint Word Label Group into its Nashville division, putting the combined unit under the direction of Warner Nashville prexy Jim…