In quite possibly the most energetic show Van Morrison has delivered on a Los Angeles stage in 20 years, the Belfast Cowboy turned to his R&B roots and blues inspiration to power his way through…
Eminem has signed for his first nationally televised full-length concert performance, a Feb. 17 pay-per-view special under the aegis of In Demand, the dominant PPV distributor in the U.S.
While it often seems that the big band has devolved into an anachronism, its only lifelines nostalgic ones, there's something undeniably bracing about seeing a large ensemble work its way through…
The dramatic changes in BMG Entertainment's top executive ranks continued Monday afternoon as two high level managers at the music arm of German media conglom Bertelsmann AG ankled their posts.
Online music portal MP3.com filed documents with the U.S. Copyright Office Monday supporting the music industry's call for an inquiry into how copyright is applied on the Internet. It hopes to use…
Universal Music Group topper Doug Morris has named Avery Lipman president of Republic Records, U plans to announce today. Lipman, who founded Republic in 1995 with his brother Monte, will report to…
Liberty Livewire Audio announced Thursday that it has rechristened a onetime theme-park division and changed the unit's focus to music and sound design for commercials, trailers and new media.
Sunday's People's Choice Awards may have kicked off kudos history for the new millennium, but judging from the habitual trophy handoffs to "Friends" and "ER," for favorite TV comedy and drama, the…
EMI is reportedly considering imposing a Jan. 31 deadline on its merger negotiations with Bertelsmann. EMI chairman Eric Nicoli is said to be wary of prolonged talks in the wake of the music major's…
Even after the heady Christmas sales season came to a close, the Beatles managed to notch their fifth consecutive week at the top of the album charts, topping 5 million units sold in an otherwise…
Listen.com, which received $70 million in funding and support from the five major record labels, has laid off 42 employees, or 25% of its staff.