Thomas Middelhoff, chairman of German media giant Bertelsmann, said Thursday that he could not predict the result of merger negotiations between its music division and EMI and that talks were likely…
Zomba Recording, the parent company of teen-pop powerhouse Jive Records, on Thursday announced details of its digital music delivery initiative, which the company bowed in late November.
GetMusic.com, the digital tune site backed by BMG Entertainment and Universal Music Group, has tapped former AOL Europe VP David Fischer to head up its international expansion.
German/U.S. entertainment company IN-Motion has announced that it is buying a 51% stake in Hanover-based record label SPV.
The oft-derided practice of Webcasting live events received a significant boost from two popular streams that attracted huge numbers of Netizens.
Catering to specific niches of music fans is what the Internet has been doing virtually since its inception. Among the first-ever sites posted to the Web were fanatical paeans to early Netizens'…
Star TV's Channel V -- a joint venture with record company EMI -- has announced a collaboration with China Central Television (CCTV) to present Channel V's seventh annual Chinese Music Awards, the…
IN WHAT’S SHAPING UP to be the first produced picture at Universal for Will Smith and James Lassiter’s Overbrook Entertainment, the duo have brought on “The Hand That Rocks The Cradle” scribes Amanda…
Operating as if trio work had been his bailiwick for decades, once again Chick Corea displays a variety of skills that are overshadowed by the bombastic nature of the electric bands that have…
Musicbank pacted with EMI Recorded Music on Wednesday, completing the sweep of licensing agreements between the digital music Netco and the five major record labels.
Netcaster Hookt.com has closed a third round of financing with $5 million secured from venture capitalist firm Warburg, Pincus. The hip-hop dot-com, which has inked partnerships with Eminem and Puff…