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.
Georgia jam band Widespread Panic turned the art deco Wiltern into a weekend-long neo-hippie hangout with three sold-out shows, and the old place may never be the same.
With the Beatles catalog showing amazing legs, Alan Parsons, guiding force behind Abbey Road Studios and this 28-city roadshow, surely had no trouble luring willing participants to offer up live…
The second day of KIIS-FM's annual Wango Tango concert, featuring veteran groups Aerosmith and the Bee Gees and younger bands American Hi-Fi and Vertical Horizon, boasted a more rock-oriented lineup…
As tempting as it is to impose some kind of logical order or concept upon Sunday's session of the Playboy Jazz Festival, the exercise is a futile one: A diverse band of newcomers, newly appearing…
Epic Records R&B diva Macy Gray has signed on with manager Michael "Blue" Williams' Family Tree Entertainment.
Arista Records has tapped Faithe Raphael senior vice president of the BMG Entertainment imprint's newly formed special markets division.
The ingredients that make Tricky's albums so compelling have been his downfall as a live performer. Early appearances might as well have been in a studio. By 1998, backed by a live band, his spastic…
Like leafing through a college yearbook, the Blake Babies reunion engenders both fond memories and twinges of embarrassment. The winsome charms that turned singer Juliana Hatfield into the sweetheart…