Satire, according to George S. Kaufman, is what closes on Saturday night. On Friday, Spinal Tap opened its Back From the Dead tour at the Greek Theater. After expressing surprise and dismay that the…
Nickelodeon is engineering another summer foray that will push its children's programming deeper into primetime, gobbling up the 8:30 p.m. timeslot from the adult-sitcom-oriented Nick at Nite…
Koch Entertainment, the Gotham-based arm of German label Koch Intl., has formed a music publishing arm, and has tapped former Arc Music Group exec Bernadette Gorman to be veepee/general manager of…
A Colorado radio station has been slapped by the feds with a $7,000 indecency fine for playing Eminem's "The Real Slim Shady," even though the provocative and raunchy ditty was edited for the…
Profits at rapidly growing U.K. music and TV company the Sanctuary Group soared 76% in the six months ended March 31 to £2.3 million ($3.2 million) on sales of $49 million, up 174%.
The 55th annual running of the famously quirky, adventurous and unpredictable Ojai Music Festival drew the usual capacity crowds to the rustic venue at Libbey Park, overtaxed this idyllic California…
Although you won't find the word "jazz" in the name of the Vision Festival, you'd be hard-pressed to find a more concentrated dose of the genre in its purest form.
When an artist reaches a certain level, he or she is granted the unspoken right to bend, break or even make the rules of engagement, careerwise. While most rock performers of his generation have used…
David Byrne, the former leader of the Talking Heads, presents a brilliant show that emphasized how he has twisted percussion-based rock 'n' roll into a moving experience more cerebral than visceral.
Music fans have a choice these days: They can pay top dollar to see their favorite performers -- from Ricky Martin to Whitney Houston to Shania Twain -- in stadiums or arenas. Or they can sit home…
Musicvid and commercial house HSI Prods. is making the leap into the Web design biz via its inhouse interactive studio Kayoss.