Although jazz has long been adjudged polite music, as suitable for reverent listening as anything from the canon of Bach, there are plenty of roadhouse-schooled older performers who show no interest…
Heightened interest in Wednesday's controversial Eminem/Elton John appearance helped the Grammys on CBS match last year's strong ratings performance despite facing tougher competish on the other…
The soundtrack to "Blonde," CBS' miniseries on the life of Marilyn Monroe to air in May, will be the first release from Playboy Enterprises' debut music label project, Playboy Jazz.
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Columbia Records has tapped Tom Aaron to head up its international division, expanding his duties at the Sony Music imprint to include responsibility for all Columbia releases outside the U.S.
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Shaggy was the hotshot of the album charts for the third week running, hanging on to the No. 1 spot this week despite some spirited competition from a certain Liverpudlian quartet, as pre-Grammy…
No longer relying on bringing eyeballs to a single site, music Netco Soundbreak.com has shifted its business model to syndication, a move that company execs hope will prevent it from becoming another…
The magazine trend that began years ago with Yahoo! and eBay is still going strong.
The MTVi Group has inked a pact to license songs from Universal Music Group for use on MTVi's Radio.Sonicnet Webcasting service.
Even before winning the first of his three Grammys, Eminem was the hot topic backstage Wednesday at the Grammy awards show. As Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters put it, "He seems to be the theme of the…
Behind his steely calm, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti churned with concern. Why was a federal appeals court taking so long to decide if Napster violated copyright laws?