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…
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…
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.
EMI shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the music major's $20 billion merger with Warner Music.
Singer k.d. lang has joined the board of advisors of Netcaster Eveo, where she will evaluate video submissions with an eye toward picking talent to use in her own musicvids.
Tony Dunaif has been upped to VP of business development for MTV and VH1. In his new post, Dunaif will identify and develop revenue-generating opportunities that will enhance MTV and VH1's brands. In…
Former Warner Bros. Music exec David Goodman has been tapped to head LockStream Corp, the Seattle-based digital rights management startup that protects digitally distributed music and video files…