With little more than one day's advance public notice, Prince brought his under-the-radar Hit 'n' Run tour to Hollywood on Friday. He may not be the commercial presence he once was, but the man is…
San Francisco-based Om Records sent out bands Soulstice and Afro-Mystik with deejays Marques Wyatt and Mark Farina to tour together, and the result is a club lineup dubbed Sounds of Om that is united…
George Harrison has had surgery for lung cancer.
BMG Music Publishing has tapped veteran Australian A&R exec Peter Karpin managing director of its Australian division, effective May 15.
Few things can make rock 'n' roll more boring than when married musicians sing on and on about their presumed blissful lifestyle. Yet that's the tack of Semisonic frontman Dan Wilson, whose…
Sophie B. Hawkins strode confidently onto the stage at the House of Blues to the accompaniament of wolf whistles and high-pitched squeals from everyone, giving new meaning to the term crossover…
There's a religious patina to the music of Sigur Ros, and it's obvious that the altar where this Icelandic quartet worships is in the Church of Sustain. Nearly every song played during the Icelandic…
Janet Jackson perched herself decisively atop the album charts this week, blowing away even the most optimistic sales estimates and giving her label EMI a healthy shot in the arm as it recovers from…
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
As file-sharing service Napster continues to filter songs from its servers, the number of files available for trade on the hard drive of the average Napster user has plummeted by 80% in the past…