In his last two albums -- live recordings from London's Pizza Express club -- Mose Allison is captured doing what he does best: laconically blending mid-century blues and jazz and coolly smothering…
This upscale Koreatown venue was a somewhat strange choice for the first-ever "Icicle Ball" package (a snooty house that doesn't allow drinks in the seating area just isn't the right place to see a…
MTV2, the cable-network clone of MTV that now counts more than 37 million subscribers, has named Alex Coletti its first executive in charge of programming and production.
A federal arbitration panel on Wednesday made history by setting a proposed royalty rate for songs broadcast on the Internet, setting up a new revenue stream for labels and artists that is sure to…
In the decade since winning the prestigious Thelonious Monk piano competition, Jacky Terrasson has established himself as a heart specialist -- quick with a romantic ballad and unafraid to pour on…
Former manager and label boss Brandon "Randy" Phillips has been tapped chief executive of AEG Live, the newly formed live-music promotion unit of Los Angeles-based live-event giant Anschutz…
As the featured singer on Artful Dodger's 2001 dance floor hit "Re-rewind," Craig David was the voice of 2-Step, a bouncily frenetic variation on techno, one of the long line of dance music subgenres…
At Tuesday's opener of their co-headlining tour, both acts revealed themselves as far rawer and aggressive than their respective discs -- they relish a building melody and thrashing finishes -- which…
Alan Jackson's "Drive" is back in the front seat as his Arista disc moved 183,000 copies in the week ended Sunday, according to SoundScan.
The femmes ruled the roost at the U.K.'s Brit Awards Wednesday night, as local songstress Dido and Australia's Kylie Minogue topped the British and international categories with two wins each.