Superstar R&B chanteuse Mariah Carey has signed on at Virgin Records, leaving her longtime home of Columbia Records.
A group of congloms that together own three of the five major label groups has teamed with online media company RealNetworks to create a backbone for music subscription services on the Net.
Congress will take on the troublesome question of Napster Tuesday when it takes testimony from a pickup band of witnesses, including Motion Picture Assn. prexy-CEO Jack Valenti, EMI topper Ken Berry…
To paraphrase LL Cool J, don't call it a comeback -- Question Mark and the Mysterians have been here for years. More than three decades after the band imprinted its signature sound on America's pop…
Despite the abundance of teen pop and hard-core rap on the radio and on sales charts these days, middle-of-the-road rock remains alive and well in the hands of Florida-based outfit Matchbox Twenty…
The Manhattan Assn. of Cabarets & Clubs, dedicated to raising public awareness of cabarets and comedy and jazz clubs and their performers, drew a capacity aud for its 15th annual gala.
Capturing the essence of a songwriter as complex as Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson is a daunting task, particularly within the constraints of a made-for-TV concert. The producers of TNT's "An…
Rap star Eve has inked an exclusive publishing contract with Universal Music Publishing Group. The worldwide multiyear deal includes administration of publishing rights on her current album…
Rafael Gil, chief exec of EMI Recorded Music's Latin American operations, has added to his already heavy plate responsibility for EMI Latin, the label group's U.S. Latin Music imprint.
Sabrina Silverberg has been named to the newly created position of senior VP of music strategy and relations at MTV Networks, where she previously held the post of deputy general counsel, law and…