Talk of an imminent EMI-BMG merger is greatly exaggerated, according to Ken Berry, chief exec of EMI Recorded Music. While commenting on the British music group's interim results, Berry told Daily…
Sony Music's Epic Records Group has promoted Scott Greer to vice president of the label's worldwide marketing operations, Epic said Tuesday.
Ozzy Osbourne and fellow OZZfest performers Pantera, Godsmack and Kittie have filed suit against MCY.com, DirecTV and InDemand, alleging the companies illegally broadcast concert footage intended…
The Beatles are back atop the British album charts, 30 years after the legendary band broke up. Their greatest-hits album simply titled "1," a compilation of their 27 No. 1 singles hits, went…
Britain's EMI Group has announced three pacts with Internet music companies to distribute tunes from its labels in a bid to keep pace with rivals' digital delivery efforts.
MP3.com may once again be in hot water with at least two of the big five major labels. Warner Music and Sony Music both have fired off letters to the embattled online music company expressing…
Columbia TriStar is producing a documentary on Australian rock band INXS and its late singer Michael Hutchence, who died in 1997.
Music freeloaders beware: As the music industry waits for legal action against Napster to lumber its way through the courts, online music vendor EMusic.com has decided to take matters into its own…
When he was young, someone must have stolen J. Mascis' blankey. How else to explain the yearning for security at the center of his songs that feels so adolescent, if not positively childlike.
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences' MusiCares Foundation has tapped veteran singer/songwriter Paul Simon as the 2001 MusiCares Person of the Year, NARAS prexy and CEO Michael Greene…
Attorney John T. Frankenheimer will be honored at the UJA's Spirit of Music Award black tie gala dinner Dec. 6 at the Pierre in New York City.