While sponsoring station KIIS-FM plays mostly pop, hip-hop and dance hits, many of the young performers at this year's annual "Jingle Ball" holiday concert -- hosted by Rick Dees -- made a concerted…
It's a fleeting scene in "The Pianist," a three-second take in which Wladyslaw Szpilman is seen seated at the piano, penciling in notation on a musical staff. He is doing what he had quite a…
Now that he's sold his company to Bertelsmann for a whopping $2.74 billion, Zomba Music founder Clive Calder isn't saying what he'll do next -- but it's unlikely he's tuned out.
Plexifilm and Cowboy Booking, recent collaborators on the release of Wilco documentary "I Am Trying to Break Your Heart," have reteamed on the acquisition of "Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)."
Paul McCartney sought to defuse a simmering feud with Yoko Ono Wednesday over a switch of the writing credits on his latest live album, giving him first billing ahead of Ono's late husband and…
Record buyers were feeling more than a little bit country this week, snapping up hit albums from Nashville's finest for their Christmas stockings and keeping country-pop megastar Shania Twain in the…
With the recent release of "Scarlet's Walk" (Epic), pianist-chanteuse Tori Amos finds herself at a career crossroads, precariously balancing between becoming a has-been cult figure and an…
Corporate siblings UPN and MTV will collaborate on the upcoming hip-hop drama "Platinum."
Barry Gibb has inked an exclusive publishing deal with music pub giant Warner/Chappell to administer his extensive, 35-year catalog, including a host of multiplatinum-selling hits written for his…
Guest host Bob Wilber made no apologies, announcing at the start of the Lincoln Center concert that it took three clarinetists to pay homage to the King of Swing and conjure up the sound and…