There was something very familiar about Newport Jazz 2002 at Royce Hall Friday night, and not just for the obvious reason -- the link with the indefatigable inventor of the outdoor jazz festival…
Sony Music imprint Epic Records is maneuvering to cash in on the industry-defying growth in the gospel music scene, inking a reciprocal marketing and distribution venture with Integrity, the largest…
Connie Francis has sued Universal Music Group, claiming systematic underreporting of royalties to the veteran torch singer, as well as emotional distress suffered when the label licensed her music…
Watching cartoon versions of band members who are singing and playing along behind a curtain may sound like a bright concert gimmick to some, but the reality of the hourlong Gorillaz show is that…
Warner's and Universal's Australian music distribution arms will appeal a $A1 million ($523,000) federal court fine for refusing to sell product to retailers who import cheap CDs.
David Lowery has always walked a fine line between tweaking the hippie sensibility with a puckish wink and giving that same sensibility a warm albeit fleeting hug when no one is looking. The first…
The Blasters stepped out of a time capsule and delivered a show straight off the 1985 rack. They had few peers back in that day, and after 90 steamingly executed minutes, it was clear Dave's guitar…
Teutonic girl group No Angels and Berlin reggae band Seeed were the big winners at Germany's Echo Awards Thursday night with two awards each.
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Tobey Maguire has been tapped as an Oscar presenter, and Enya is set for a frosh performance at the 74th Academy Awards on March 24.