In a cliffhanger, U.S. Librarian of Congress James Billington on Tuesday rejected a proposed royalty rate for streaming music on the Internet, saying he will come up with his own figure, prolonging a…
Red ink flowed at British music major EMI on Tuesday, even as company brass continued efforts to turn the ship around.
Rival biopics about the 1960s pop music producer Joe Meek -- the British Phil Spector -- are being prepped by directors Nick Moran and Marc Evans.
Music message boards in cyberspace are buzzing with word that the latest stabs at copy-protection technology for CDs from several major labels can be disabled with just a few well-placed scribbles…
Island Def Jam Music Group has promoted four top execs, led by Matt Signore, who becomes co-general manager and chief financial officer of the Universal Music division.
Brit music major EMI has appointed James Anderson senior VP of EMI Recorded Music, with responsibility for the division's IT activities.
U.K. music sales were up 4% in the first quarter of 2002 to $249 million ($363 million), marking the market's 11th consecutive quarter of growth.
"Pinero" triumphed Saturday at the 2002 American Latino Media Arts Awards, nabbing three Almas, including motion picture.
Segueing from movie star to rock star has been pretty easy for Billy Bob Thornton. The Oscar-winning writer (for "Sling Blade") and thesp already had "drummer in a ZZ Top cover band" on his resume.
The audience that filled the El Rey was as eager to be musically satisfied by Remy Shand as that in his current "Take a Message" video, in which he is seen playing to a skeptical, mainly black, aud…