Blessed with perfect weather, some 30 bands and DJs the first day of the third Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival played to a well behaved, appreciative crowd of 30,000. The main stage was…
Most rock performers who've reached, shall we say, a certain age, do their best to ignore the passage of time. Bonnie Raitt, on the other hand, lobbed a goodly number of jibes at her own aging…
Music Netco Tonos, which provides services and advice to developing artists, has inked a deal to distribute its wares across the massive user base of America Online.
It was nearly impossible for one attendee to catch every one of the 34 or so Coachella performers on Sunday, because as many of four acts could be performing at any given time.
Major labels EMI Group and Warner Music Group separately unveiled new online systems Wednesday to streamline and improve the way their music is licensed.
Quaint yet bracingly stimulating, guitarists Bill Frisell and Greg Leisz have developed a rapport that appears to envelope all the good things about instrumental duets. These two do everything except…
In a famous prank, Andy Warhol once hired an imposter to "play" him at a lecture; the joke was that no one could tell the difference. For his dispiriting set at the El Rey Theater, Bob Mould (Husker…
Brit music major EMI has named Erwin Goegebeur prexy of EMI Recorded Music Belgium.
C. Michael Greene has resigned as the head of the organization that hands out the music industry's most prestigious award, the Grammys, following an emergency board of trustees vote to remove him…
In the music biz, cult faves are getting a new lease on life thanks to scrappy indie labels.