The architects of the government's post-Sept. 11 propaganda war may well want their MTV on the frontlines in the Arab world. Rushing to shift perceptions of the U.S. in the Islamic world, Washington…
When asked which came first, music or lyrics, Sammy Cahn's reply was, "The phone call!" Jeff Harnar's new show at the Laurie Beechman Theater celebrates Cahn's prolific career and highlights a body…
Dominik Kaiser has been named managing director of revamped German music web Viva Plus. Parent company Viva and AOL Time Warner recently set up a 51-49 joint venture to relaunch the troubled web…
The U.K. music market declined 4.2% in the third quarter of 2001 to £232 million ($331 million) compared to the same period last year, the first downturn in 10 quarters.
Australia's Tamworth Country Music Festival will host the "Irish Peace Tour" Jan. 18-27, a collection of country acts from both Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Event is the performer's second concert on HBO, which is presenting Britney Spears this weekend. Jackson will perform at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu.
"He's back to conquer the world!" proclaimed the radio spots for the first of three "cross-country" Garth Brooks concerts airing on CBS during the last three weeks of November sweeps. And while it's…
Timothy M. Gray: Reel Life
The Louisville-based hard-rocking acoustic band Days of the New hit paydirt with its first single, the somewhat charming "Touch, Peel and Stand," in 1997, driving its debut album past platinum sales…
Jacko did boffo biz for CBS Tuesday, as the pop star's 30th-anni celebration produced the net's best ratings on the night in more than eight years. The success of "Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary…
The album that had every major shifting releases away from Nov. 6 came through in a big way last week, as Britney Spears' "Britney" sold nearly 746,000 copies, according to SoundScan figures.