Helen Murphy has been named exec VP and chief financial officer of Warner Music Group, effective Monday.
A U.K.-based bank has arranged perhaps the biggest-ever securities deal of its kind, packaging projected future revenue from the Chrysalis Group international music publishing catalog in a complex…
Former BMG Entertainment chief exec Strauss Zelnick plans to join the board of online music streaming portal Echo Networks.
Steely Dan hadn't made an album since 1980's "Gaucho" and their 2000 reunion release, "Two Against Nature," garnered what appeared to be only a modest head of steam critically and commercially. But…
Even as the recording industry smelled victory in its long-running court battle against Napster, two new media luminaries at the Front Row conference unapologetically hailed online distribution as an…
Another British invasion will occur here this spring when the Kennedy Center hosts a mammoth festival to showcase the arts of the United Kingdom.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America's hiring of former Montana governor Marc Racicot is part of a mammoth campaign to win over congressional leadership on copyright.
Russ Thyret is expected to ankle his post as chairman of Warner Bros. Records next month, making it the first hit in the anticipated shakeup at the music group. A 30-year veteran of Warners Music…
Singer Robbie Williams came out tops at the Brit Awards Monday night, taking three statuettes: British male, and song and video for his mega-hit "Rock DJ." The second-biggest winner at the U.K.'s…
Vet producer and RCA Records exec Ron Fair has been named president of the A&M Records division of Universal Music.