Michael Ovitz's Lynx Technology Group has inked a consulting deal with Octopus.com, a startup that enables Netizens to gather info from their favorite Web sites. As part of the relationship, Lynx…
Napster demonstrated, within six months of launching, the outdated nature of the record industry's business models. In those six months, Napster revealed that there's a huge audience out there for…
It took more than a decade for the Meat Puppets to achieve "overnight success" -- a rise powered in large part by the endorsement of Nirvana's Kurt Cobain. It took far less time for the Arizona-bred…
You would always come away from an Armstrong performance feeling good about the world, even through the distant medium of recordings. Yet when the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra and an army of…
European Commission staff reportedly has drafted a decision to block Time Warner's $20 billion acquisition of music giant EMI on the grounds it would stifle price competition.
Joe Fleischer is ankling his post as corporate veepee at MP3.com to become CEO of the music division at Netcaster iCast.
A song on MP3.com that revealed fragments of the computer code used to break the encryption on DVDs was removed by the Internet company, which believes it may have been subject to legal action if the…
Margaret Riley of Industry Entertainment and Kevin Yorn of Barnes, Morris, Klein & Yorn represent screenwriter Anthony Zuiker in addition to CAA. Information was incomplete in Thursday's paper. * * *…
The U.S. music market remained at the top of the charts in both growth and sales in 1999, up 8% to $14.25 billion.
Nelly's "Country Grammar" (Fo' Real/Universal) continues to dominate the nation's recorded music sales chart, landing in the No. 1 spot for the fifth straight week on sales of nearly 192,000 units…
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