While doing battle with Universal Music, MP3.com chairman Michael Robertson has said he would consider a partnership with Vizzavi, Vivendi's portal joint venture with Vodaphone.
BMG Entertainment's Arista Records has tapped Steve Bartels as senior vice president of the label, home to such multiplatinum acts as Santana and Whitney Houston.
In 1997, Lillias White won a Tony, as well as Drama Desk, Outer Circle Critics and People's Choice awards, for her performance in "The Life" on Broadway. There's no doubt she deserved the acclaim…
Like several bands whose careers have become fodder for “Behind the Music,” the Bangles have reunited in an attempt to prove their best music isn’t necessarily behind them. While the jury is still…
It has been five years since British new wave punk band Elastica won over modern rock fans and critics alike with its catchy and sexy, if derivative, sound. With a new lineup and album half a decade…
Warner Music Group has tapped Jane Clarke senior director of its market research division, the company announced Friday.
In a move that could signal the first foray by a major label into large-scale online music distribution, Universal Music Group has tapped Loudeye Technologies to encode and store its current U.S…
MTV-Italia, the popular Italian version of the Viacom music channel carried by Milanese TV station Rete-A, will lose its terrestrial broadcasting license because it does not meet certain…
Music biz trade group the Recording Industry Assn. of America has opened up shop in Burbank, establishing its West Coast Affairs Office to accommodate major L.A.-area members such as Universal Music…
Gaylord Entertainment has started production on a yet-to-be-titled Imax movie tracing the roots of country music for release next year.
At one point during the first of four farewell concerts, Barbra Streisand wondered aloud whether she's making a mistake by retiring from live performing. From an artistic point of view, the answer is…