Coming up on 30 years since Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore and Butch Hancock recorded their one and only album -- which was released at the time only as an 8-track -- this amazing Texas trio proves the…
After a monthlong courtship, Universal Pictures chairman Stacey Snider and Imagine Entertainment chairman Brian Grazer have landed Curtis Hanson to direct a Scott Silver-scripted project about a…
Bertelsmann's e-Commerce Group has snapped up ailing digital music locker technology company MyPlay for a reported $30 million, hot on the heels of a netco-buying spree by rival Vivendi Universal.
In-Motion, the U.S.-German film/TV & music entity, is expanding its music division, buying a 10% stake in German dance label Kosmo Music.
Record buyers reached for the hard stuff once again this week, as metal act Staind unseated fellow hard rockers Tool and came within a hair's breadth of setting a year-to-date sales record.
Vivendi Universal's $372-million purchase of former adversary MP3.com last week raised a few eyebrows, considering that just last fall the conglom was walloping the lowly Netco in court for copyright…
The R&B duo of Cedric "K-Ci" Hailey and Joel "Jo-Jo" Hailey didn't generate all that much heat, or even crowd reaction, during the first half of their concert. But a much-rumored reunion by all…
Since the release of their first album in 1972, the year of the Watergate break-in, the Residents have perpetuated a cover-up that would have astonished Richard Nixon. To this day, no one outside…
The Ford Amphitheatre decided to ignore the calendar Saturday night and celebrate the Kurt Weill centenary about five months after it supposedly ended. But the real focus of the concert was the…
After a long time out in the cold, Elektra Records, has been generating some serious heat on the album charts in recent weeks.
Attorney Joseph P. Salvo has returned to Sony Music Entertainment as VP and senior counsel, reporting to deputy general counsel and senior VP Lisa Weiss.