Sony/ATV Music Publishing had a lot more country tunes to croon Tuesday after it paid $157 million to acquire the storied Acuff-Rose music publishing catalog from Nashville-based leisure and resort…
Tommy Lee just doesn't get it. He's not a front man, he's a drummer. He's not a singer, he's a drummer. He's not even a very good songwriter, he's a drummer. A very good rock drummer, actually.
Listen.com has taken the checkered flag in the closely watched race to offer digital music from all five major label groups, inking a licensing deal to use the digital catalog of Universal Music for…
The government has given the movie biz a qualified thumbs-up on its marketing cleanup efforts, but gave the music biz a less glowing review. Studios may have stopped deliberately marketing violent…
An uproarious speech from Eric Idle and Bernadette Peters' zesty run through three Richard Rodgers numbers highlighted the opening of the Hollywood Bowl's 80th season as Peters, Randy Newman…
Singer Rosemary Clooney, the 1950s pop crooner and actress who found a second act as a jazz song stylist in the last 25 years of her life, died Saturday evening at the age of 74 at her Beverly Hills…
Pino Palladino, a session musician who has recorded with stars such as Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, Oleta Adams and Melissa Etheridge, will replace the late John Entwistle in the Who tour that begins…
"A Little Less Conversation" has turned into a whole lot of talk about Elvis Presley a quarter century after his death, and Bertelsmann couldn't be happier.
AOL-Time Warner and EMI have combined to thwart MTV's bid for unchallenged dominance of the German music TV market.
Sen. Russell Feingold (D-Wis.) trained his legislative guns Thursday on the rapidly consolidating radio and concert promotion industries, unveiling a bill designed to kick-start competition in those…