Major label-backed digital music startup MusicNet has tapped three execs to fill senior management posts, including two veterans of the music and online worlds who are leaving companies facing hard…
Investment bank Morgan Stanley has taken a 47.5% stake in V2, Virgin entrepeneur Richard Branson's indie record company, by converting £89 million ($128 million) in bonds into shares.
Producer-writer Scott Siegel kicked off a second season of "Broadway by the Year," mining the gloomiest days of the Great Depression to reveal some of the sunnier show tunes from 1933.
Aussie moppet group phenom the Wiggles are to "clone" themselves throughout Asia in an innovative deal with the Walt Disney Co.
When Clive Davis unveiled 15-year-old Mario, his latest superstar-in-waiting, at a black-tie pre-Grammy fete in the tony Beverly Hills Hotel, music heavyweights crowded the stage to catch a glimpse.
While the fat lady hasn't officially sung, it appears likely that a Wednesday press conference at Madison Square Garden will declare the return of the Grammy Awards to Gotham.
Nominees for the sixth annual Prism Awards were announced Wednesday, with NBC leading the TV pack with nine nominations, followed by CBS and ABC with five each. Paramount led all major studios with…
Former Warner Bros. Records exec Gary Briggs has been named president of Vapor Records, a label founded by Neil Young and his managers, Eliot Roberts and Frank Gironda.
Jody Gerson has been upped to executive vice president, U.S., EMI Music Publishing.
Lauryn Hill, who hasn't been heard from since winning five Grammys in 1999, will make a special one-off performance July 14 at the Hollywood Bowl, headlining a bill featuring South Africa's Mahotella…
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra will accompany a restored print of Harold Lloyd's 1925 silent comedy classic "The Freshman" in the group's annual fundraising gala at UCLA's Royce Hall.