Celebrated British rock singer Polly Jean Harvey was in Washington, D.C., on the morning of Sept. 11. So, not unexpectedly, her current live show has been dramatically altered by the recent tragic…
Zomba Music has named veteran gospel music exec Max Siegel as president of its gospel imprint Verity Records. Siegel, who will be based in New York, also was tapped VP of Zomba Music Group USA.
Members of Chicago wrapped the final performance of their summer tour in images of patriotism and American mettle. This particular Chicago concert provided illumination beyond the patina of nostalgia…
Napster has inked a legal settlement and licensing pact with the National Music Publishers Assn., ending a significant piece of its protracted court feud with the music biz and clearing a major…
RealNetworks is today expected to unveil RealOne, combining its GoldPass subscription service and its popular RealPlayer and RealJukebox programs, to simplify watching and listening to programming on…
Isaac Stern, one of the last great violinists of his generation, died Saturday of heart failure at a New York hospital. He was 81.
Concert promotion firm House of Blues will reduce its online production and distribution efforts, eliminate plans for a record label and lay off 39 people in a move to trim overhead as it faces a…
If music can be a great escape from the cares of the day, whatever they be, then Blink-182's fun show on Wednesday, rescheduled from a week earlier in light of recent events, was a perfect getaway.
Betty Buckley kicked off Lincoln Center's American Songbook concert series by putting emphasis on the evolution of the art, not its fabled past. Although she included Broadway classics, the concert…
Mariah Carey has been added to the list of entertainers skedded to appear on Friday's mega-fundraiser for terrorism victims, as the list of outlets lining up to simulcast the event continues to grow.
Key Capitol Hill politicos on Wednesday sent a letter urging colleagues to reject legislation that would force recording labels to offer the same price and terms when cutting licensing deals with…