The Flanders Film Festival has unveiled the nominees for the annual World Soundtrack Awards, to be held at the fest in Ghent, Belgium Oct. 19.
The powers-that-be who thought of pairing the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band with the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra should have felt rather sheepish Wednesday. After all, here were two crackling big bands…
Arenas Entertainment is producing a docu feature on Mexican "corrido" musical band the Tucanes de Tijuana, adding to its projects aimed at Spanish-speaking auds worldwide
Veteran rocker and MTV reality star Ozzy Osbourne says he is struggling to go on with his summer road show but feels like his "spirit's dead" since learning that his wife and manager, Sharon, has…
Record exec Neil Foster was tapped Wednesday to become executive vice president of the RCA Music Group.
With the drought of English music on the American charts so severe that Prime Minister Tony Blair has convened a panel to study ways to reverse the trend, the London quartet Coldplay should ready…
Free-music Web site Listen4Ever.com is having some serious trouble living up to its name, after the Recording Industry Assn. of America successfully pressured Internet service providers to pull the…
The Boss took a beating from a pair of hip-hop superstars in the album charts this week, slipping to third place as St. Louis rapper Nelly stepped up to reclaim the top spot and the infamous Eminem…
From the raga rock of the '60s to current electronic dance music, Western pop has drawn from Middle Eastern sounds. On a stage that was decked out like a casbah, with heavy red drapes, palms and…
Phil Quartararo, who most recently helped turn the ship at Warner Bros. Records, will become executive vice president of EMI's North American operations, reporting to worldwide vice chairman and…