Hot jazz throwbacks and all-around goofballs the Squirrel Nut Zippers have settled into a comfortable zone of keeping their fans happy through oddball charm and a tremendous three-man horn section…
Musicians have long included hidden tracks on their CDs as an extra goodie for fans, but rocker David Bowie is taking that one step further.
The Beatles are back: The group's official Web site, appropriately called TheBeatles.com, will bow on Nov. 13.
For the rabid fans of Los Angeles' album alternative outlet KACD-FM (103.1), the station's on-air demise was akin to getting dumped by a longtime steady.
RIAA prexy Hilary Rosen on Tuesday said her org's lawsuit against Napster will continue even though the file swapping service reached an agreement with Bertlesmann last month. Speaking on a panel…
Universal Music Group's stranglehold on the charts was finally broken this week as BMG Entertainment took both gold and silver, thanks in part to a white-hot debut by R&B crooner R. Kelly. Kelly's…
VH1 is readying the ultimate battle of the bands. The cabler is beginning production on a 13-episode reality skein "Bands on the Run."
Napster founder Shawn Fanning reiterated Monday at the digital media confab WebNoize that the service will continue to be a community file-sharing program even as it seeks out more deals with the…
Pop-country diva Faith Hill topped the nominee list for the 28th annual American Music Awards, making the grade in four categories. Mississippi-born Hill, who recently won Female Vocalist of the Year…
Zomba Recording Corp., parent of pop music powerhouse Jive Records, has tapped Liquid Audio to run back-office operations for its Internet-based music delivery services. Under the terms of the…
Much more than just another Roots show at the House of Blues, this spectacular evening of cutting-edge hip-hop, with the Philadelphia-based crew as the house band, featured a non-stop showcase of…