Seminal avant-garde rockers Roxy Music are re-uniting for an international tour this summer, performing for the first time in 18 years.
Shaggy hung on to his hard-earned No. 1 spot in the album charts for the second week in a row, just one of a number of chart veterans who made their presence known with strong sales gains this week.
Shambling across the House of Blues stage, Israel "Cachao" Lopez looked older than his 82 years. Squat and broad, he is built like a fireplug, but he was stooped over, and there was something fragile…
While fraught with uncertainty over the future of music copyrights in the digital age, the rights holders' group ASCAP reported record revenues for last year at its annual West Coast membership…
MCA Records has promoted Paul Satenstein to exec VP, reporting directly to MCA topper Jay Boberg.
Grammy nominees Sting, Bjork and Bob Dylan are also in the running for a best song Oscar. Also nominated in the category are soundtrack mainstay Randy Newman and the trio of Jorge Calandrelli, Tan…
Comedian and talks-show host Jon Stewart has been named host of the Grammy Awards ceremony on Wednesday, replacing Whoopi Goldberg who had to pull out due to health problems.
The U.K. government has launched an investigation into whether the British music industry is acting as a cartel to keep CD prices high.
Works by Louis Armstrong, whose life was central to the recently aired documentary "Jazz," and the Beatles have joined the 2001 class of recordings selected for the Grammy Hall of Fame.
Music Netco Soundbreak.com is shifting its business model toward syndication, a move that execs hope will prevent the company from becoming another dot-com casualty.
As the Monday deadline approached for an appellate court ruling on the fate of Napster, Netizens flocked to the rogue file-sharing service in record numbers for what they feared may be its last…