With sales of jazz records on the wane, newly promoted Verve Music Group topper Ron Goldstein plans to scale down the company's roster and put more emphasis on artists with mainstream appeal…
A Britpop double bill uniting one of the last enduring exponents of the 1990s Manchester Sound and a much-hyped new outfit from Chorley -- the Charlatans UK and Starsailor, respectively -- delivered…
If Abba can have its own musical, why not the Boss? The songs of Bruce Springsteen have been fashioned into a rock 'n' roll opera called "Drive All Night."
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
It was once said that only a handful of people actually bought Velvet Underground records when that band was in existence, but all of them ultimately started bands. The same could easily be said of…
Creed made it eight weeks in a row atop the nation's music sales chart, and its "Weathered" (Wind-up) was the only disc to sell more than 100,000 units in the week ended Jan. 13.
Ecast, which distribs music, games, movies and other entertainment to Internet-powered jukeboxes inside public venues, such as restaurants and bars, has inked music-licensing agreements with BMG…
Oscar has no category that's more out of touch with commercial and critical tastes than its music collections. While picture winners tend to perform well at the box office, it's rare that a song from…
Longtime record exec and manager Will Botwin has been named to the presidency of Sony Music's flagship Columbia Records Group, taking the title from Columbia chief Don Ienner, who will retain his…
U.K. music indie Sanctuary Group has defied the slump in the record biz, posting pre-tax profits up 89% to £7.7 million ($11.1 million) for the year ended Sept. 30. Sales were up 87% to $118.9…
Comedian and talkshow host Jon Stewart will return to host the Grammy Awards for a second year when the 44th annual music kudofest is staged Feb. 27 at L.A.'s Staples Center.