From the handmade sign that hung above the stage to the heartfelt, often acoustic music, the 11th annual Gimme Shelter benefit (for the HELP Group children's charity) had a refreshingly gracious and…
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences on Tuesday announced an eclectic array of five legendary recording acts to be feted with lifetime achievement awards at the 2000-01 Grammy…
Netcaster Hookt.com has closed a third round of financing with $5 million secured from venture capitalist firm Warburg, Pincus. The hip-hop dot-com, which has inked partnerships with Eminem and Puff…
The indefatigable Beatles proved a fave once again among Christmas shoppers last week, topping the album charts and bumping the latest release from teen-pop phenoms the Backstreet Boys into second…
Over the past several years, the Loser's Lounge has evolved from a forum for Big Apple hipsters to indulge their collective kitsch-pop jones into an outright extravaganza that splits the difference…
Online music seller EMusic.com has amended its licensing agreement with National Music Publishers' Assn. unit the Harry Fox Agency to include a royalty structure for its planned music streaming…
Producer Robert Greenwald plans to take a trip to the Sunset Strip.
Rockers KISS are taking their U.S. "Farewell Tour" Down Under for "the last show ever" in Queensland.
Jay Berman, chairman and CEO of the IFPI, the global record industry org, has extended his contract for an additional two years, to the end of 2002.
Anschutz Entertainment Group, which presents live entertainment and sporting events at its owned facilities including Los Angeles' Staples Center, said Thursday it will acquire the Concerts West…
Seagram Co.'s record label has been sued for disseminating songs over the Internet by music publishers who claim the rights to hits such as "White Christmas'' and "Jailhouse Rock.''