Taking heed of company topper Thomas Middelhoff's call for the music industry to embrace the Internet, Bertelsmann label BMG will offer music downloads, although at a cost.
Police had to cancel taping of a hip-hop TV awards show Tuesday night after a fight broke out backstage in the hall of the Pasadena Civic Auditorium, witnesses said.
A 13-episode series dedicated to doo-wop music heads a joint development slate of Rhino Entertainment and WQED Pittsburgh, the PBS station that made pledge-drive history with the "Doo Wop 50" concert…
Thomas Bracamontes has been elevated to senior veep of Virgin Records Urban. Most recently senior VP of promotion for the diskery, Bracamontes will report to Virgin Records co-prexy Ray Cooper.
Music portal ArtistDirect has teamed with online auction site eBay to offer concert tickets and music memorabilia to Netizens.
On Monday digital music company MP3.com reached a legal settlement with Sony Music Entertainment over its My.MP3.com service -- leaving the Universal Music Group as the only label with which the…
This year's Canadian Country Music Awards will be simulcast live on TNN and CMT Canada Sept. 11 from Edmonton's Skyreach Center, marking the show's first live North American telecast.
By this point in his 15-year career, a Dwight Yoakam show is as codified and entrenched as Noh theater. His costume -- tight jeans, Western jacket, Stetson pulled low over his eyes -- and his stage…
Same arguments, different venue. Napster filed a brief with the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday that revisited two of the embattled file-sharing Internet company's previous legal defenses…
Jason Graae, who starred on Broadway in "Falsettos" and appeared as Harry Houdini in the Shubert Theatre production of "Ragtime," is a creature of extremes. He bursts onto the Cinegrill stage with…
Dave Brubeck's 80th birthday doesn't fall until Dec. 6, but the Hollywood Bowl -- along with several other locales this summer -- decided not to wait to celebrate. Normally, such swoonfests are full…