There wasn't a dry eye in junior high Monday as the prefab pop quintet the Backstreet Boys unleashed a one-two punch of bad news on their doting teen fan base. But the Boys' biggest bombshell may be…
Carmen Electra has just signed a two-year contract to star in "Lumiere," a new multimedia production show bowing at the Aladdin Resort early next year.
BMG Entertainment has tapped David Weyner exec VP and general manager of its newly formed RCA Victor group, which includes a diverse swath of imprints, repping such genres as including jazz, blues…
Platinum-selling Florida pop group O-Town, whose manufactured rise to irrelevance was documented on ABC's "Making the Band," was assembled by the same Orlando-based businessman who brought the world…
Production and management firm Mosaic Media Group has inked a deal to combine with Family Tree Entertainment, an urban music management company whose clients include hit rap outfit Outkast and singer…
Christopher Violette has been appointed head of music for Kirk D'Amico's indie film production, financing and sales outfit Myriad Pictures.
Sanity, Australia's biggest recorded music retailer, has been duped into buying thousands of bootleg CDs manufactured in Southeast Asia.
Music companies should adopt a product "windowing" strategy -- long a staple of the film industry -- if they want to profit from the new music distribution models emerging on the Net, argues a report…