The U.K. music market declined 4.2% in the third quarter of 2001 to £232 million ($331 million) compared to the same period last year, the first downturn in 10 quarters.
Australia's Tamworth Country Music Festival will host the "Irish Peace Tour" Jan. 18-27, a collection of country acts from both Ireland and Northern Ireland.
Event is the performer's second concert on HBO, which is presenting Britney Spears this weekend. Jackson will perform at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu.
"He's back to conquer the world!" proclaimed the radio spots for the first of three "cross-country" Garth Brooks concerts airing on CBS during the last three weeks of November sweeps. And while it's…
Timothy M. Gray: Reel Life
The Louisville-based hard-rocking acoustic band Days of the New hit paydirt with its first single, the somewhat charming "Touch, Peel and Stand," in 1997, driving its debut album past platinum sales…
Jacko did boffo biz for CBS Tuesday, as the pop star's 30th-anni celebration produced the net's best ratings on the night in more than eight years. The success of "Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary…
The album that had every major shifting releases away from Nov. 6 came through in a big way last week, as Britney Spears' "Britney" sold nearly 746,000 copies, according to SoundScan figures.
Sony Music Entertainment has inked a deal with Digital Island to use the San Francisco-based Web-hosting company's 2Way Web Services technology.
Online music services provider Liquid Audio reported Tuesday that its third-quarter net loss was lowered to $6.1 million, compared with a loss of $8.9 million for the same period last year.
ArtistDirect Records has tapped music vet Jim Swindel as executive veep, sales and marketing, while Marc Benesch joins the company as executive veep, promotion. They report to CEO Ted Field.