If one point was driven convincingly home at this all-day modern rock festival, it's that Southern California has a lot of really great bands treading the boards these days.
Vivendi Universal chief Jean-Marie Messier on Monday brushed aside the threat of lawsuits against online music service MP3.com, claiming complaints were "marginal" when compared with the thousands of…
Prodigious R&B talent and budding thesp Aaliyah was killed along with eight other people Saturday when a small Cessna passenger plane crashed shortly after taking off from the Marsh Harbour airport…
Carmaker Toyota has commissioned an enhanced CD that includes songs from Jennifer Lopez, Lyle Lovett, the Go-Gos and Earth, Wind & Fire as part of a multimedia marketing push for its 2002 Camry.
A German composer is demanding millions of marks in damages from the producers of the Bavarian Western spoof "Der Schuh des Manitu."
Jay-Z and Linkin Park will perform at the 2001 MTV Video Music Awards, joining a lineup that includes Jennifer Lopez, U2, Britney Spears and Missy Elliott.
Like his predecessor Art Tatum, Oscar Peterson once seemed inimitable, his stupendous technique and range beyond the reach of mere mortals. But these days, technical standards have risen to the point…
Talk about a long layoff between shows. According to drummer Carmine Appice, the last time these venerable Long Islanders played Los Angeles was 1968, opening for Jimi Hendrix at the Hollywood Bowl…
Slow and steady won the race in the album charts this week as a number of returning contenders posted solid gains amid a dearth of new titles.
Latin music veteran John Echevarria has signed on as president of Universal Music Latino, reporting to Jesus Lopez, chairman of Universal Music Latin America and Iberian Peninsula.
If you were going to pick lyrics that are sure-fire crowd pleasers, "We hope that you choke" might not be your first choice ... or even your 100th. But when Thom Yorke intoned those lines at the…