After negotiations with the record industry over royalty rates for Webcasters came to naught this week, the National Music Publishers' Association filed a petition Wednesday asking the U.S. Copyright…
Digital music delivery service Liquid Audio has tapped five execs this week.
Amid a rash of holiday buying, the Beatles showed modern-day pop groups how it's done once again this week, emerging at the top of the charts for the third time since their album's debut.
MTV will launch a Japanese-language network and Web site when its new music channel takes to the air on Jan. 1 as it tries to find a leading spot in the country's highly competitive musicvideo…
Following in the footsteps of the major label groups, music download site EMusic.com and several indie labels that showcase their wares on the site have filed a copyright infringement complaint…
Legendary jazz guitarist and engineer Les Paul and recording technology firm DigiDesign will be feted with technical Grammy awards at National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences 2001 Grammy…
Expanding its heretofore limited presence in the Asian music market, News Corp.'s Music Group has signed a licensing pact with Sony Music Entertainment (Japan) and Sony Music Asia to market music…
Digital music analysis firm WebNoize released a report on Tuesday in which it estimates that 1.76 billion songs were downloaded using Napster during the month of November.
Latin music Web site Ritmoteca.com has inked a digital dis-tribution deal with Sony Music Entertainment. Ritmoteca will feature Sony Music artists on its homepage and create a dedicated Sony Music…
Online music portal Music.com will acquire Asian music download/news site Xudio.com, it said Monday.
The second night of KROQ's annual Almost Acoustic Christmas was probably the last concert of the year for many of the performers and fans alike, so there was an unmistakable feeling of finality at…