Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann has filed a $2 million suit against UMG Recordings and Universal Music & Video Distribution for allegedly releasing an unauthorized collection of her songs last year.
Universal Music Group has tapped Webcasting technology firm RadioWave to produce, host and distribute online radio programming with content from several UMG labels.
AOL Time Warner is reportedly taking a stake in struggling German music channel Viva Zwei.
Playwright Arthur Miller has been honored with the Praemium Imperiale Laureates award for theater and film; jazz musician Ornette Coleman took the nod for music.
An understandable pall hung over the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra's season-ending "Lights, Camera, Jazz" program one day after the terrorist attacks upon the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
Alicia Keys' commanding performance at MTV's Video Music Awards last week helped push her back into the No. 1 spot on this week's album charts, but newcomer System of a Down nipped at her heels with…
Eclectic singer P.J. Harvey has won the U.K.'s prestigious Mercury Music Prize for her sixth album, "Stories From the City, Stories From the Sea."
U.K. TV and DVD distribution company Eagle Vision has sealed a deal to represent EMI Music's television product worldwide.
With lower Manhattan cut off to civilian traffic after Tuesday's terrorist assault on the World Trade Center, officials at independent music mag publisher CMJ decided to put off for a month its…
Though Friday night's program at the Hollywood Bowl was entitled "Hot Nights in New Orleans," the music, along with the weather, was often rather cool, even sedate. It was a case of irresistible…