Antonio "LA" Reid has been named prexy-CEO of Arista Records, effective July 1. Appointment ends months of speculation centered on the exit of Arista founder Clive Davis, whose contract expires at…
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra's 11th annual Silent Film Gala will be held June 10 at UCLA's Royce Hall. The date was incorrect in Monday's paper. * * * Helmer John Swanbeck was misidentified in a…
Popular musicians often attempt to curry favor with fans of "serious" music by dipping a toe into classical waters or taking a turn on the Broadway stage — but it's rarely a two-way street. Legit…
Parrotheads know what they want and Jimmy Buffett delivered Thursday night, starting with "Lage Nom Ai" and finishing off a totally satisfying set two hours and 45 minutes later with Bob Marley's "No…
VH1 is growing older. The cable net will launch VH1 Classic, a digital net targeted to baby boomers, May 8.
Perhaps the stresses of New York City no longer agree with singer-songwriter Fiona Apple, whose charming and otherwise impressive show on Friday at the Wiltern bore no signs of the frustrated young…
The recorded music business -- and the rest of Hollywood's creative community -- breathed a collective sigh of relief Friday.
The Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra will present its 11th annual Silent Film Gala on June 19 at UCLA's Royce Hall.
Chinese authorities scored their nation's biggest-ever haul -- 200,000 total -- of pirated DVDs and CDs during a raid in Guangzhou province. The raid took place as Congress battles over China's…
For the fifth straight week, teen idols 'N Sync retained the top spot on the national music charts as "No Strings Attached" (Jive) sold more than 654,000 copies, according to sales data released…
With a trail of shattered sales records in their wake, the five members of Jive recording group 'N Sync are about to embark on a feature film career.