Virgin Entertainment Group North America has upped Dave Alder to senior veepee of product and marketing.
Police seizures of counterfeit recordable compact discs (CD-Rs) surpassed 1.2 million in the U.S. during the first half of 2001, skyrocketing 133% from the same period a year earlier, according to…
BMG North America topper Bob Jamieson has brought five new execs on board as part of ongoing efforts to restructure the troubled major label group and return it to profitability.
The great expanse of the Hollywood Bowl was an odd match for the folksy style of James Taylor Saturday night. And with no new album to tubthump and thus a certain lack of direction, the ageless…
With the early part of the tour supporting his new "King of Yesterday" disc (Maverick) canceled due to illness and new dates not due to start for a few weeks, Jude returned to the Los Angeles club…
Featuring two of the day's most popular heavy rock acts -- the masked Midwest horror-meisters Slipknot and the politically-driven Southland quartet System Of A Down -- the nationwide Pledge of…
Confirming rumors that had been mounting in the music biz for weeks, EMI said it has folded hip-hop imprint Priority Records into its flagship label Capitol as part of the U.K. music conglom's…
REM and Kylie Minogue have joined the line-up of acts who will perform at the MTV Europe Music Awards Nov. 8.
Duke Ellington probably would have liked to see a gala evening devoted to his music that included a major orchestra, a jazz big band and a beautiful female singing star. At times, the L.A…
When this celebration of the life and music of John Lennon was originally conceived, many months back, it was designed as a testament to peace‹with proceeds earmarked for gun-control efforts. And…