Rapper DMX and hard rockers Incubus landed one-two this week in SoundScan's chart of best-selling albums, the last week before the heavy-hitters start flooding the marketplace.
Longtime concert promoter John Scher has acquired the three New York City-based divisions of Metropolitan Entertainment Group, creating a company consisting of Hybrid Recordings, an artist management…
Amble down Leonard Street toward trendy Gotham nightspot the Knitting Factory these days and you'll see music fans lingering out front for a quick chat or a cigarette before the night's performance…
Boys will be boys, and men will be men, but discretion can shake anyone up, young or otherwise.
VH1 is planning to bring music to the corner of Hollywood & Highland. Cabler is negotiating to secure a three-story, glass-enclosed production space at the Hollywood & Highland complex in order to…
German media giant Bertelsmann has reiterated its support for Napster despite postponing the online relaunch of the music file swapping service until next year.
A mere two dozen selections hardly puts a dent in the extraordinary Berlin legacy of over a thousand published songs, but producer Donald Smith gathered cabaret's best for an afternoon of sublime…
Alejandro Sanz, Spain's bestselling singer of the last decade, swept the three major categories at the second annual Latin Grammys, taking home four trophies for his album "El Alma al Aire" (WEA…
MTV on Monday laid off 450 employees -- roughly 9% of its workforce -- in the deepest cuts at the network in its 20-year history.
Snoop Dogg, a progenitor of West Coast rap and one of the genre's most enduring stars of the past decade, has signed up MCA Records and is moving his Doggy Style Records into the label's fold for…
November's terrific sold-out appearance by Keith Jarrett's "Standards" Trio at Royce Hall is still fresh in memory, and a fine new album of free improvisations, "Inside Out" (ECM), is now in the…