Japanese electronics giant Sony Corp. plans to join a company established by mobile telecom carrier NTT DoCoMo and rival Matsushita that will distribute music over Internet-enabled cell phones…
Digital music company ClickRadio has tapped Shira Berk VP of media relations.
BMG Entertainment's Arista Records has promoted Michael Johnson to senior vice president of R&B promotion.
When the chronicle of the digital age is written, future historians are finally going to explain how the Internet fueled (or, as the dot-com ads now proclaim, powered) the revival in traditional…
John McLaughlin was one of the only rock musicians of his generation to view the culture of the Indian subcontinent as more than mere mufti to be tried on and discarded in favor of the next trendy…
Clarinetist and composer Don Byron never met a genre he couldn't bend. He's fused klezmer with post-bop, collaborated with the Kronos Quartet, revamped the works of Sondheim, even retrofitted an…
Bertelsmann CEO Thomas Middelhoff is dancing with Napster one day, facing the music in his executive suite the next. What's clear is that the German media exec is seeking -- and finding -- an ever…
MTV has upped Heidi Eskenazi, to the post of VP, licensing, Paul White to director, licensing and Preston Lewis, to the post of director, marketing and retail, program enterprises.
Netco MCY.com has pacted with Applied Digital Solutions in the first deal since the company announced it was moving away from providing music to consumers and toward a business model of selling its…
Digital music site Kick.com announced it had raised $6 million in its initial round of venture capital funding, including an undisclosed amount from Sony Broadband Entertainment's 550 Digital Media…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line