ASCAP has promoted Mike Todd to director of film & television music. He will be responsible for establishing and maintaining membership relationships, as well as supporting and sharing information…
Sony Music Entertainment chairman and CEO Tommy Mottola, who helped build the empires of Columbia and Epic Records and then weathered storms brought on by superstars Mariah Carey, Dixie Chicks and…
Warner Music Group has struck a deal with mobile-phone network Sprint to put its artists on the airwaves, offering the industry's first-ever direct streaming of music clips to the company's PCS…
The newly created RCA Music Group will lay off about 50 staffers from its RCA Records and J Records labels as part of an ongoing effort to trim back-office expenses and build a new team under…
Eminem remained king of the mountain on the album charts this week, but sales slipped into the post-holiday doldrums and the traditional first-quarter slowdown resulted in a pittance of high-profile…
Adam Schneider, manager for Macy Gray and Jane's Addiction, has been appointed talent manager of Sanctuary Artist Management (SAM), a division of The Sanctuary Group.
French pubcaster France 2 launched a local version of long-running BBC music chart show "Top of the Pops" on Wednesday.
Universal Music Group has cut a deal to become the exclusive distributor in the U.S. and Mexico for Fonovisa Records, a Latin-music imprint owned by Spanish-language broadcasting giant Univision…
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has signed its first basic contract with the Music Video Production Assn.
Just as the Grammy nominations were announced in New York, the record biz was quietly celebrating the arrival on Capitol Hill of new Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist.