MTV Networks Europe redoubled its commitment to live music at Midem Tuesday, announcing a swath of new concert programming and revealing that its flagship spectacle, the MTV Europe Music Awards, will…
Disney has agreed to pay $3 million to a small British music publisher for breaching copyright in the video release of "Fantasia." The settlement is a big reduction in the $200 million that Boosey…
The Beatles' "1" is such a chart-topping phenomenon that it seems like a no-brainer: Assemble the U.S. and U.K. No. 1 hits of one of the greatest groups of all time, sit back and count the money.
Madonna and U2 will perform at next month's Grammy Awards. Announcement was made Monday by Michael Greene, prexy-CEO of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
Virgin, Zomba, Intertrust and French electronica duo Daft Punk unveiled Daft Club, a new CD concept that could cut media theft, at Midem on Monday. Each copy of Daft Punk's new album, "Discovery,"…
France's artistic community -- from filmmakers to musicians -- has rallied to defend Culture Minister Catherine Tasca's controversial idea of slapping a copyright tax on computers and digital…
Dawn Bridges, EMI's senior VP of corporate communications in the U.S., has ankled her post to take up the same position in the New York office of Warner Music, overseeing the group's media relations…
Teen community site Alloy Online has pacted with Musicland stores in a marketing agreement.
Veteran SoCal punk rock band Social Distortion couldn't have chosen a much more dramatic way to reintroduce itself to the local concert scene than with the string of 20 sold-out shows (representing…
The annual SnoCore winter concert package, backed by marketing giant ArtistDirect, has split into two separate and musically distinct tours this year. After surviving opening-night jitters and slow…