Universal Music Group topper Doug Morris has named Avery Lipman president of Republic Records, U plans to announce today. Lipman, who founded Republic in 1995 with his brother Monte, will report to…
Liberty Livewire Audio announced Thursday that it has rechristened a onetime theme-park division and changed the unit's focus to music and sound design for commercials, trailers and new media.
Online music portal MP3.com filed documents with the U.S. Copyright Office Monday supporting the music industry's call for an inquiry into how copyright is applied on the Internet. It hopes to use…
Sunday's People's Choice Awards may have kicked off kudos history for the new millennium, but judging from the habitual trophy handoffs to "Friends" and "ER," for favorite TV comedy and drama, the…
Intel Corp., best known for its dominance of the PC processor market, is leaping into the world of digital music with a portable digital audio player that can store up to four hours of tunes in…
EMI is reportedly considering imposing a Jan. 31 deadline on its merger negotiations with Bertelsmann. EMI chairman Eric Nicoli is said to be wary of prolonged talks in the wake of the music major's…
Even after the heady Christmas sales season came to a close, the Beatles managed to notch their fifth consecutive week at the top of the album charts, topping 5 million units sold in an otherwise…
Teen-pop purveyor Jive Records once again ruled the year-end charts in 2000, claiming three of the 10 bestselling albums of the year. But Universal Music Group hung on to its title as the world's…
Listen.com, which received $70 million in funding and support from the five major record labels, has laid off 42 employees, or 25% of its staff.
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