As file-sharing service Napster continues to filter songs from its servers, the number of files available for trade on the hard drive of the average Napster user has plummeted by 80% in the past…
MTV has made series orders for four new reality skeins to debut this summer, including a show called "Flipped" from "Scared Straight" producer Arnold Shapiro.
Online music software and services company Liquid Audio said Tuesday that it will lay off 40% of its work force -- 78 employees out of 195 -- in an effort to stay afloat through a stormy market.
Despite efforts to secure a deal, the proposed $14 billion merger of EMI and BMG has fallen through. The fate of the union beween the British music major and the music division of German media group…
D.J. Pooh will direct comedy "The Wash" starring Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg for Lions Gate Films. Production begins Monday in Los Angeles. Pic will feature music from Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg as well as an…
Hollywood gave the Bush administration a standing ovation Monday for threatening economic sanctions if Ukraine doesn't live up to its promise to crack down on music piracy in the next six months.
Despite signs that a merger between EMI and BMG is quickly unraveling, the would-be partners are holding out for a last-minute positive sign from European regulators.
Saturday's second edition of the Coachella Festival -- an eclectic 14-hour music and arts event that came 18 months after the first two-day edition -- had something for just about every modern music…
A major announcement about the on-again, off-again merger between major labels BMG and EMI is coming early this week, and the word isn't expected to be good, insiders said Friday.
Salsa/pop group Son by Four topped the Billboard Latin Music Awards, with kudos in seven out of 29 categories, including Billboard Latin 50 Artist of the Year and Hot Latin Track Artist of the Year.
Dubbed "the father of British blues" nearly four decades ago, John Mayall is more like the genre's grandpappy these days. But much like Dorian Gray, the 67-year-old Mayall seems entirely impervious…