Carmen Electra has just signed a two-year contract to star in "Lumiere," a new multimedia production show bowing at the Aladdin Resort early next year.
BMG Entertainment has tapped David Weyner exec VP and general manager of its newly formed RCA Victor group, which includes a diverse swath of imprints, repping such genres as including jazz, blues…
MTV Europe has hit the 100 million homes mark.
Former Beatle George Harrison is "feeling fine" after further treatment for cancer.
Platinum-selling Florida pop group O-Town, whose manufactured rise to irrelevance was documented on ABC's "Making the Band," was assembled by the same Orlando-based businessman who brought the world…
Production and management firm Mosaic Media Group has inked a deal to combine with Family Tree Entertainment, an urban music management company whose clients include hit rap outfit Outkast and singer…
Christopher Violette has been appointed head of music for Kirk D'Amico's indie film production, financing and sales outfit Myriad Pictures.
Sanity, Australia's biggest recorded music retailer, has been duped into buying thousands of bootleg CDs manufactured in Southeast Asia.
Music companies should adopt a product "windowing" strategy -- long a staple of the film industry -- if they want to profit from the new music distribution models emerging on the Net, argues a report…
Shuggie Otis' show at the El Rey Theater did not start off well: He plugged in, told his six-piece band he was ready to play in B flat, then, fewer than four bars into the song, abruptly stopped. "If…
Approaching 40 -- after spending the better part of the first 35 years of his life in an alcohol- or drug-induced haze he described as "one long frat party" -- Bob Forrest, the frontman of Thelonious…