VH1, Cablevision, Miramax Films and AOL have added Bono and Edge of U2, David Bowie, Elton John, Destiny's Child and Janet Jackson to the "Concert for New York City," to be held Saturday at Madison…
A long-simmering U.S. Justice Dept. probe into whether two online music services backed by the major labels are anti-competitive may be coming to a boil as the government watchdog ships out civil…
The two men who founded Classic Sports Network have set up a new company designed to create fresh revenue streams for existing properties in sports and music.
Hybrid music company ArtistDirect has named PR veteran Heidi Ellen Robinson senior vice president of press and media relations, reporting to chief exec Ted Field.
It's easy to imagine that somewhere off the Sunset Strip, the rusted hulks of bands once heralded as the next big thing gather in a kind of rock 'n' roll elephant's graveyard.Every now and then, a…
Yet another stellar performance from Brian Wilson and his crew topped off an encouraging three-hour tribute to his late brother Carl, the singer and guitarist best known for an angelic voice and a…
In recent times, quite a few superstar artists have been lambasted for mounting live shows that all but ignore the hits that won over a mass audience in the first place -- a charge that could never…
In a bid to revitalize the finances of its stagnating music labels, EMI Group has named former Polygram topper Alain Levy chairman and CEO of its recorded music unit, replacing Ken Berry.
A suit that pits the estate of legendary crooner Bing Crosby against Universal Music Group alleges that the family has been cheated out of royalties to the tune of $16 million.
In her Manhattan nightclub debut, TV soap queen Susan Lucci gives a sultry and seductive performance that makes the most of her limited vocal resources and even more limited technique.
One of the premier bands of the 1980s, Australia's Midnight Oil is plotting a return to international prominence with that unmistakable big-bass, big-drum sound and the charismatic, herky-jerky…