Midem attendees began to take stock Wednesday of how the music confab has changed since the heady dot-com euphoria that colored the market in 2000. Many of last year's feisty upstarts have fallen by…
The Beatles continue to power music sales in the country, once again topping the chart with sales of more than 200,000 units for the week ended Sunday. The group's Capitol compilation "1" sold more…
Leonard Chiariglione will ankle his post as executive director of the Secure Digital Music Initiative in the coming months.
MTV Networks Europe redoubled its commitment to live music at Midem Tuesday, announcing a swath of new concert programming and revealing that its flagship spectacle, the MTV Europe Music Awards, will…
Disney has agreed to pay $3 million to a small British music publisher for breaching copyright in the video release of "Fantasia." The settlement is a big reduction in the $200 million that Boosey…
The Beatles' "1" is such a chart-topping phenomenon that it seems like a no-brainer: Assemble the U.S. and U.K. No. 1 hits of one of the greatest groups of all time, sit back and count the money.
Teen community site Alloy Online has pacted with Musicland stores in a marketing agreement.
Madonna and U2 will perform at next month's Grammy Awards. Announcement was made Monday by Michael Greene, prexy-CEO of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.
Virgin, Zomba, Intertrust and French electronica duo Daft Punk unveiled Daft Club, a new CD concept that could cut media theft, at Midem on Monday. Each copy of Daft Punk's new album, "Discovery,"…
France's artistic community -- from filmmakers to musicians -- has rallied to defend Culture Minister Catherine Tasca's controversial idea of slapping a copyright tax on computers and digital…