At this splendid concert on an overcast Saturday night, a revitalized Tom Petty and his dependable band the Heartbreakers gave a worthy performance indeed. To the audience at a packed Hollywood Bowl…
The creators of Francis Ford Coppola's sci-fi syndie skein "First Wave" will fill the show with tunes taken exclusively from online music distrib MP3.com.
Indie label success story Creed owned the bestselling album in the nation for the second consecutive week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
BMG Entertainment has filed a $150 million lawsuit against Jive Records and members of the group 'N Sync in an effort to stop the ensemble from releasing albums through any label other than BMG's RCA…
Walt Disney Co. and its chief Michael Eisner probably expected some razzing by the press and classical music crowd as the Disney Millennium Symphonies had their virgin run at New York's Lincoln…
Summer after summer, Los Lobos sees the same familiar faces at the Greek Theater. It is among the largest venues the band performs in on any given tour, and no audience knows the group's 25-year…
Eric Clapton has been tapped by the Phoenix House as its honoree for the org's annual Allegro Awards gala set Nov. 2.
Far from being a repeat of the recent Woodstock disaster, the ambitious two-day Coachella Music & Arts Festival, held in a 78-acre, palm tree-lined field on the outskirts of the California desert…
Arista Records has upped Lionel Ridenour to exec veep of the label's black music arm.
Few joinings of words and music are as serenely conceived as "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Shakespeare's moonlit fantasy of love, deception and forgiveness, and the music Felix Mendelssohn wrote to…
Art Farmer Jazz musician Art Farmer, who developed a hybrid of the trumpet and flugelhorn that he called a “flumpet,” died Oct. 4 of a heart attack in New York. He was 71. Farmer, who mastered both…