Elvis Presley stepped off his throne at the top of the album charts after a three-week reign, unseated in a double onslaught from a country-pop megastar and a muscle-bound rap pioneer.
Netco Listen.com is set to announce an agreement to offer CD-burning of select digital tracks from Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group, as part of online subscription service Rhapsody.
Entering from two far corners of the Kaplan Penthouse at Lincoln Center -- with that sumptuous view of the West Side -- Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley have the romantic dash and daring to begin a…
Costume rockers Kiss have signed up the 60-piece Melbourne Symphony for a concert to celebrate the painted group's 30th anni, an interesting adjunct to last year's Farewell Tour.
EMI has tapped Colin Finkelstein to be chief financial officer of its North American division, reporting to vice chairman and North America chief David Munns.
Old-fashioned soul revues, once a staple of the Gotham live music scene, have grown increasingly rarer as the target audience has aged. But as borne out by the large, enthusiastic crowd that turned…
Despite the World Series game in Anaheim nearby, the Cerritos Center was filled with jazz connoisseurs Saturday night, taking in 208 accumulated years of musical wisdom from three veteran…
By de-emphasizing pop's cult of personality, purveyors of electronic music focus attention on sonic output. The 1999 departure of Underworld DJ Darren Emerson was hardly a minor shift, but the band…
Tabbed by critics worldwide as "the first masterpiece of the 21st century," Osvaldo Golijov's vibrant, exuberant setting of the final ordeal and death of Jesus Christ -- as detailed in the Gospel of…
Royal Crown Revue drummer Daniel Glass demonstrates he has the chops to be the real deal in jazz circles as a composer, player and bandleader. His trio is focused on the vibraphone work of Eldad…
In a bid to put a more artist-friendly face in cyberspace, Universal Music Group is planning to dramatically streamline the way it accounts for royalties earned on sales of digital music over the Web.