Jay Samit may be in charge of all things Internet for EMI, but his first career incarnation -- magician -- might be more appropriate to the business of music on the Web.
Latin America's leading live-entertainment company CIE is acquiring a majority stake in Hauser Entertainment, a top promoter of Latino events in the U.S., for roughly $13 million.
Van Morrison is not participating in performances before the inauguration of George W. Bush. Information was incorrect in Thursday’s paper.
Ice Cube, who will produce and star in the film "All About the Benjamins," is eyeing video helmer Kevin Bray to direct the film, which is set up with Absolute Prods. and Cubevision.
Hollywood is taking a lesson in swing as it prepares to throw an inauguration bash for President-elect George W. Bush, headlining country stars Asleep at the Wheel and Lee Ann Womack.
Add Eric Comstock to the small and prestigious clan of performers who bring elegance and charm to the fine art of saloon singing. Comstock has recently emerged as one of the most distinctive young…
One of producer Ross Robinson's hot young projects, the Los Angeles-based neo-metal quintet Amen appears poised and ready to follow such previous Robinson acts as Korn, Limp Bizkit and At the…
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) on Wednesday put major record labels on notice that he still wants a "celestial jukebox" and that he's none too happy with the stall in licensing music to online providers…
Ah, synergy. The new version of Napster released Thursday hypes the new single "I Did It" from Bertelsmann Music Group's Dave Matthews Band, whose new album "Everyday" won't be in stores until Feb…
Palm Pictures, Sputnik7.com and MP3.com have entered into a five-year marketing and promotional agreement.
Digital music storage service Musicbank has inked a three-year licensing deal with the Harry Fox Agency, a subsid of the National Music Publishers' Assn.