The accounting practices of the major record labels came under intense scrutiny Tuesday as a cavalcade of rock stars aired their grievances during a hearing convened in Los Angeles by the Judiciary…
The MTV Video Music Awards Latin America will debut in the region live on Oct. 24 and air simultaneously on MTV2 in the U.S.
Simon Cowell, caustic judge of "Pop Idol," is biting the hand that feeds him by setting up a TV production company to rival "Idol" producer Simon Fuller's 19 Group.
Paramount Pictures is looking to bring back more of Elvis Presley, whose disc of 30 No. 1 hits debuts today.
Warner Music Group has cut a deal with music tech firm RioPort to offer more than 30,000 digital singles as a la carte downloads, starting at 99 cents per track, in a bid to kickstart the nascent…
Introspection has never been one of rock's great spectator sports, but there are a handful of performers who've proved capable of eliciting rapt attention despite -- or perhaps because of -- their…
Zomba Record Group, home to teen pop uber-label Jive Records, has named Julia Lipari senior vice president of marketing and special projects, reporting to Jive prexy Barry Weiss and general manager…
At its best, Supertramp was sharp and tuneful, crafting jazzy, multilayered mini-symphonies that were easy to hum but still conveyed a sweet feeling of melancholy reflection. Most of these elements…
The late Gotham disc jockey William B. Williams gave Doris Day the nickname "Sparkle Plenty," inspired by a character in the Dick Tracy comicstrip. Karen Oberlin, a stately blonde vocalist appearing…
At the House of Blues on Thursday night, the Blind Boys of Alabama and the Robert Randolph Family Band mingled the sacred and the secular, and the results were never less than divine.