A history course on the progress of Afro-Cuban jazz, 82-year-old Cachao outlined the basics of the mambo and 64-year-old Eddie Palmieri added more structure and harmonic sophistication as the Jazz at…
Microsoft on Thursday became the second official licensee of Pressplay, the digital music distribution venture of music congloms Sony and Universal.
Helmer Wim Wenders will focus on 72-year-old Cuban jazz musician Rudy Calzado in his new documentary, "Celos De Mi," which starts shooting next month.
Offering the file-sharing faithful a tidbit of good news in an otherwise grim week, Napster said Thursday that it had settled its long-running court battles with musical nemeses Metallica and Andre…
Eminem and his Detroit posse D12 squeaked back into the top spot on the charts this week, topping J Records flagship act Alicia Keys by little more than a couple of stores' worth of sales in a…
In keeping with its renewed focus on bringing new artistic talent into the fold, BMG Entertainment has tapped veteran record man and former V2 Records topper Richard Sanders to be exec VP and general…
Pressplay, the nascent online music distribution company formed by major labels Universal and Sony, is close to an agreement to offer its subscription-based music services on the music portal of…
Adding its first board member in six years, Creative Artists Agency appointed Rob Light, head of the agency's music department, to its management board Tuesday.
The properties of BeMusic, a newly formed direct services division of German media conglom Bertelsmann, have been regrouped into three separate units, with Bertelsmann eCommerce Group topper Andreas…
Soundtrack specialist Milan Entertainment has tapped Keith Walner president and CEO of the music company's U.S. office in Beverly Hills.
British music major EMI has announced it is restructuring its European and Asia Pacific operations with three key appointments.