Artists and musicians in the European Union will get a $3.3 million Christmas bonus, as the U.S. agreed Tuesday to pay rights holders temporary compensation in a transatlantic rights dispute.
After a cavalcade of publicity and several months' delay, Pressplay is ready to open its doors to cyberspace.
There's a good reason outdoor concerts aren't usually scheduled for December, even in Los Angeles: It's just too dang cold. Yet despite chilly temperatures, more than 1,000 people paid $250-$1,000…
Star 98.7's Not So Silent Night certainly won't be remembered as the most exciting local holiday concert this year, especially considering the high ticket price and modest artist lineup, though…
Young Minneapolis-based industrial-metal band American Head Charge cut its live teeth last summer filling one of the early slots on the OzzFest tour, reportedly hand-picked by members of Slipknot…
The Munich planetarium has opened a multimedia show featuring video and live material of band Queen.
Jim Caparro, the man who helped build the Island Def Jam Music Group into the third-biggest record label in the U.S. through aggressive consolidation and savvy A&R, has decided to resign his post as…
Although the word "psychedelic" is tossed around readily enough in describing moderately off-kilter rock bands, precious few combos still strive for mind-expansion, with sights set on the other side…
Now that he's a knight of the realm, it's not too much of a stretch to view the benefit concert for Elton John's AIDS Foundation as a kind of royal summit: Some of the biggest names in pop (Sting…
The first class from the New York punk movement is graduating into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Newly installed EMI Recorded Music topper Alain Levy has reunited with fellow Polygram alum Steve Greenberg, inking a long-term licensing and distribution pact with Greenberg's nascent indie imprint…