Tune into MTV this summer and you'll wonder if the cabler's initials really stand for Movie Television. The musicvid channel has often used its programs to tout upcoming Hollywood pics. But MTV has…
When SoundScan introduced its electronic scanning technology to the recorded music industry a decade ago, the system was hailed as being an honest reflection of what's happening at retail. Yet it…
Latin rocker Juanes topped the nominee list for the second annual Latin Grammy Awards, with nominations in six categories.
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MusicMatch may have made peace with the recording industry in its portion of an ongoing, messy feud over the limits of Internet broadcasting, but the larger issue of what services Webcasters will be…
German media watchdogs are demanding a crackdown after a new study revealed illegal Internet music downloads and CD copying is rising sharply.
With their jangley guitars and breezy pop hooks, Ivy conjures up images of relaxation and days spent on the shore with a cool cocktail. There's a sweetness to the band's sound that made it a perfect…
Hollywood Bowl's World Festival notched its first sold-out house Sunday night, catching what may well be the high tide of the Buena Vista Social Club phenomenon. At the center of the craze, and the…
Nina Simone, 68 years old and wearing a sparkly blue and black dress and carrying a feather duster in her right hand, entered the Greek's stage with a deserved air of entitlement. She played the…
Online music company FullAudio has inked a nonexclusive licensing pact with EMI Recorded Music to offer songs from the major label's artists on its forthcoming digital distribution service in the…