Buoyed by a contingent of topselling albums and firing on all cylinders, Arista Records topped $425 million in sales during its fiscal 1998-99 year.
Maverick Records has tapped former Geffen Records chief Bill Bennett as prexy.
Much-hyped U.K. rockers Kula Shaker gave an unexpectedly ferocious display of straight-ahead rock 'n' roll at the near-capacity Mayan Theatre. Band mixed Brit rock and pop references from the 1960s…
Orange County party-rockers Sugar Ray -- whose concerts can either be really good or really bad, depending on where and when you see them -- were in their festive element at the sold-out Greek on…
The Backstreet Boys' "Millennium" is the bestselling album in the nation, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Digital on Demand, which puts CD-making kiosks in record stores, has inked EMI Recorded Music to provide some of its artists' music for digital downloading.
At the center of Samite's new recording "Stars to Share" is the Ugandan's glorious voice -- a voice that took a backseat at LunaPark to some marvelous rhythms and his stellar performance on the…
With an eye toward joining the Capitol Records Tower and the Hollywood sign as a Hollywood landmark, the House of Blues has topped 6255 Sunset Blvd. with its familiar logo.
Whatever scenarios singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan dreamed of when, in 1997, she launched the first of what would prove to be three Lilith Fair tours, chances are pretty good this gloriously sunny…
Bruce Springsteen has been no stranger to hype over the years, having been dubbed the savior of rock 'n' roll more than two decades ago. Well, rock 'n' roll is no closer to being saved now than it…
Universal Music Group is expected to announce today that it has pacted with Panasonic, Toshiba and RioPort to make its music available for downloading onto the portable devices manufactured by the…