Tommy Jordan, a bassist and composer from Pomona, assembles bands -- sometimes on the fly -- that perform under the name Geggy Tah. For the group's third release on David Byrne's Luaka Bop label, he…
Digital music distribution company FullAudio is set to announce a licensing deal today with the world's biggest music publisher, EMI.
If anyone can remember the last time two films from the Cannes Film Festival had soundtracks in the top five of the album charts at the same time, please write.
John Lee Hooker, the Mississippi-born guitarist whose unique groaning voice and droning guitar style defined boogie blues and influenced generations of rock 'n' rollers, died Thursday at the age of…
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Vet singer Charles Aznavour is among French songwriters and musicians demanding a 20-year extension that would bring their copyrights into line with those for written works.
Clear Channel Communications has inked with online ad technology firm Hiwire that will let the San Antonio-based radio broadcasting giant return 250 of its 1,170 stations to the Internet.
The streaming video and audio war between RealNetworks and Microsoft escalated Wednesday as RealNetworks bowed an offering to promote the legal use of copyrighted music and movies distributed over…
San Diego punk-pop trio Blink-182 wore the pants in the family this week, toppling Staind to grab the No. 1 spot on the album charts.
Commercial and music vid director Bob Giraldi and vet manager Carol Case have launched the production shingle Case/Giraldi Media.
Industry veterans Daniel Catullo and Glenis Gross have formed Coming Home Entertainment Group to produce concert videos.