One could hardly imagine a more fitting evening than this Russian-themed set to inaugurate the elegant performance space at the Firebird. The new upstairs supperclub, with its palatial decor…
It was an unprecedented eight-way tie for the most Grammy nominations Tuesday, as the Recording Academy feted a broad swath of musical talent ranging from hardcore rap to guitar rock to sultry pop.
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EMI Music Publishing has tapped veteran media exec William G. Sorenson as exec veepee and chief financial officer, based in New York and reporting to chairman and CEO Martin Bandier.
Handicapping the Oscars is a parlor game that everyone likes to play, and when it comes to the music categories, Hollywood's composing community is no different. Everyone tries to guess the nominees…
To promote the song-free "About Schmidt," New Line Records realized it needed to make as tight a connection as possible between the score and the film -- to provide something beyond a collection of…
If Jack Nicholson's crotchety, gruff pensioner in Alexander Payne's "About Schmidt" melts any hearts this winter, it may be partially thanks to the unseen hand of Rolfe Kent.
1938 Erich Wolfgang Korngold, “The Adventures of Robin Hood.” Imaginative swashbuckling of the old school, by a former child prodigy composer who developed into one of Hollywood’s finest craftsmen…
Once the favored whipping boy of civilized society, Eminem went a long way toward winning the respect of Middle America with his blockbuster film "8 Mile." But will the Academy Awards -- Hollywood's…
It's nothing new for musicians from the pop/rock world to vie for Oscar's best song, and talents from jazz and classical to score motion pictures. But in the wake of Golden Globes noms that pit two…