Indie label TVT Records, whose catalog boasts recordings from Nine Inch Nails and Guided by Voices, scored a victory in its legal fight against embattled music portal MP3.com, supported by a…
Hewlett-Packard and RealNetworks have inked a deal to develop home entertainment products designed to allow users to play music and streaming video from the Internet on devices other than personal…
Napster already is close to fulfilling its recent promise to block 1 million copyright-infringing song files from its database, but the effort isn't likely to significantly limit users' access to the…
There's no denying Tenacious D is funny: Jack Black and Kyle Gass have perfect pitch when it comes to their parodies of heavy metal and classic rock cliches, seen over the last five years in a trio…
MCA Records topper Jay Boberg and exec VP Paul Satenstein have promoted veteran accounting exec Albert Lomeli to chief financial officer at the Universal Music Group imprint.
Credit the String Cheese Incident for developing one of the most fervid audiences on the jam band circuit. Their style's uniqueness is so tailored to their own tastes and curiosities that, to a…
Nelly Furtado nabbed four kudos, while the Barenaked Ladies looked buffed with three statuettes at Sunday's Juno Awards, Canada's equivalent of the Grammys.
U.K. jungle-music ace Roni Size may well be the one artist who can rescue the ailing genre from its unfortunate late-'90s run-in with widespread visibility and commercial success, as well as from the…
Kenny G has reupped his recording deal and signed a new North American music publishing pact with BMG Entertainment in a pair of exclusive, multiyear contracts.
Maverick Records, Madonna's 50-50 joint venture label with Warner Music, has inked a marketing/licensing deal with online music portal and former industry pariah MP3.com.