Any suggestion that John Adams is America's finest composer will incur no crossfire in this corner. Just the works of the past two years amply demonstrate his mastery and command over an astonishing…
Jay Samit may be in charge of all things Internet for EMI, but his first career incarnation -- magician -- might be more appropriate to the business of music on the Web.
The taming of folk music and taking a shot at returning it to the wild was a revisited theme at the first of two Neighborhood Church perfs by Dave Alvin. The singer-songwriter's 20 years-plus of…
Latin America's leading live-entertainment company CIE is acquiring a majority stake in Hauser Entertainment, a top promoter of Latino events in the U.S., for roughly $13 million.
Add Eric Comstock to the small and prestigious clan of performers who bring elegance and charm to the fine art of saloon singing. Comstock has recently emerged as one of the most distinctive young…
Van Morrison is not participating in performances before the inauguration of George W. Bush. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper.
Ice Cube, who will produce and star in the film "All About the Benjamins," is eyeing video helmer Kevin Bray to direct the film, which is set up with Absolute Prods. and Cubevision.
Hollywood is taking a lesson in swing as it prepares to throw an inauguration bash for President-elect George W. Bush, headlining country stars Asleep at the Wheel and Lee Ann Womack.
Warner Music has tapped its former communications chief Jim Noonan to the newly created position of senior vice president of strategic promotions, the major label group said Wednesday. Noonan will…
One of producer Ross Robinson's hot young projects, the Los Angeles-based neo-metal quintet Amen appears poised and ready to follow such previous Robinson acts as Korn, Limp Bizkit and At the…
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Wednesday put major record labels on notice that he still wants a "celestial jukebox" and that he's none too happy with the stall in licensing music to online providers…