Tuesday marked guitarist Russell Malone's first gig at the Jazz Bakery -- and when that bit of info was relayed to the audience, an experienced listener thought, uh oh... Those who are familiar with…
The purity of tone that emerges from the trumpet of Roy Hargrove found its metaphorical match in the all-white outfit donned by the young band-leader. His band mates, performing under his aegis for…
Australian film sales agent Beyond and 20th Century Fox could be drawn into a legal scuffle over a pic made with kids band the Wiggles. Investors complain only 13% of their original investment in the…
For the fifth straight week, Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP" (Aftermath/Interscope) has retained the top spot on the national music charts, according to sales data released Wednesday. Eminem's…
David McPherson has been elevated to exec veep of A&R and urban music for the Sony-owned Epic Records Group. In addition to heading the group's urban music department, McPherson will serve as an A&R…
Imax Corp. has added the Dave Matthews Band, Al Green, B.B. King, Mary G. Blige and Cheb Mami to the lineup of its "All Access" giant-screen rock concert film.
A U.S. appeals court has ruled that the Rolling Stones improperly borrowed two of their songs -- "Love in Vain" and "Stop Breakin' Down" -- from legendary Mississippi blues artist Robert Johnson.
NBC has officially launched the music label imprint NBC Records, signing singer/songwriter Jane French as its first artist.
It's easy to take pleasure from concerts by blues singer Robert Bradley and his Blackwater Surprise, comprising the remnants of Chicago alternative rock band Second Self. At the packed Troubadour in…
Carlos Santana has renegotiated a deal that will keep him in the Arista fold. The move comes as somewhat of a surprise as Santana had widely declared his desire to continue working with recently…
EMI shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the music major's $20 billion merger with Warner Music.