Vet singer Charles Aznavour is among French songwriters and musicians demanding a 20-year extension that would bring their copyrights into line with those for written works.
Clear Channel Communications has inked with online ad technology firm Hiwire that will let the San Antonio-based radio broadcasting giant return 250 of its 1,170 stations to the Internet.
The streaming video and audio war between RealNetworks and Microsoft escalated Wednesday as RealNetworks bowed an offering to promote the legal use of copyrighted music and movies distributed over…
San Diego punk-pop trio Blink-182 wore the pants in the family this week, toppling Staind to grab the No. 1 spot on the album charts.
Industry veterans Daniel Catullo and Glenis Gross have formed Coming Home Entertainment Group to produce concert videos.
Commercial and music vid director Bob Giraldi and vet manager Carol Case have launched the production shingle Case/Giraldi Media.
Denzel Washington won the best actor award for "Remember the Titans" and Whitney Houston received a Lifetime Achievement award during the first Black Entertainment Television Awards, presented…
Neil Finn cruised into Sydney and delivered a set balanced between ancient history and new works. He created an amiably folksy atmosphere -- a far cry from Crowded House's sometimes manic live…
Rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight will be released Aug. 9 from an Oregon federal prison, but music industry veterans were skeptical as to whether he will ever wield the same influence over hip-hop that…
HBO has picked up critically acclaimed live music show "Reverb" for a fourth season in primetime, beginning Aug. 8.
Few bands have as devoted a fan base as Kiss. But Kiss bassist and mouthpiece Gene Simmons is now asking fans to take their loyalty to a new place: the grave.