Helen Murphy has been named exec VP and chief financial officer of Warner Music Group, effective Monday.
Former BMG Entertainment chief exec Strauss Zelnick plans to join the board of online music streaming portal Echo Networks.
Shaggy was No. 1 on the album charts yet again this week, but a gang of professional wrestlers were hot on his heels, and Grammy afterglow catapulted several acts -- especially those who performed…
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Courtney Love is in the process of setting up shop with Epitaph Records as her lawsuit against Geffen Records and Universal Music Group moves through the courts.
A U.K.-based bank has arranged perhaps the biggest-ever securities deal of its kind, packaging projected future revenue from the Chrysalis Group international music publishing catalog in a complex…
The Recording Industry Assn. of America's hiring of former Montana governor Marc Racicot is part of a mammoth campaign to win over congressional leadership on copyright.
Even as the recording industry smelled victory in its long-running court battle against Napster, two new media luminaries at the Front Row conference unapologetically hailed online distribution as an…
Russ Thyret is expected to ankle his post as chairman of Warner Bros. Records next month, making it the first hit in the anticipated shakeup at the music group. A 30-year veteran of Warners Music…
Another British invasion will occur here this spring when the Kennedy Center hosts a mammoth festival to showcase the arts of the United Kingdom.
Steely Dan hadn't made an album since 1980's "Gaucho" and their 2000 reunion release, "Two Against Nature," garnered what appeared to be only a modest head of steam critically and commercially. But…
It was a full house at Joe's Pub welcoming back Stacey Kent, an American gal who resides in Great Britain with her husband, tenor saxophonist Jim Tomlinson. Kent is a confident, no-nonsense singer…