Sony Corp. plans to invest $100 million in China's music and movie industry within three years.
Kenny Rankin's two-night Gotham stand at Birdland marked the release of his new Verve CD, " A Song for You." Rankin's light baritone is a pleasant and long-familiar vocal instrument. Its airiness…
Universal Music Intl. and Vivendi Universal Net announced Monday the launch of joint venture VU Net for Mobile to tap into the lucrative mobile phone market and the consumer demand for music and…
On a night supposedly devoted to new material and a fresh start, Art Garfunkel opened Sunday's Wiltern appearance with … a Paul Simon song that he didn't record with his former partner. "American…
At the first Los Angeles concert for his band the Streets, Mike Skinner, who has the doughy everyman conviviality of Andy Capp, initially regarded the audience warily. His vocals were even more…
Rawkus has sustained losses of $800,000, courtesy of a recent court decision against the record label.
For David Benjamin, music piracy isn't just hurting the record industry -- it may herald the decline of Western civilization.
In an effort to teach would-be cyberpirates to do the right thing, the entertainment biz is recruiting from an unlikely population -- corporate CEOs.
It was a steamy Thursday night in August, and a throng of expectant hipsters jammed the dimly lit industrial Brooklyn side street in front of Club Luxx. They came to see the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, a band…
Maybe it's the belly dancing. Grammy-winner Shakira swept MTV's first Video Music Awards for Latin America Thursday, snagging female artist, pop artist, artist from the north region, video and artist…