Trans World Entertainment, which operates music retail chains Coconuts, Record Town, the Wall and Strawberries, said it will buy back about 10% of total shares outstanding, following a precipitous…
After four months of negotiations, hip-hop destination sites Hookt.com and Platform.net merged on Monday. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Universal Music Group has tapped Randy Lennox chief executive of its Canadian operations. At the same time, U Music Canada chairman Ross Reynolds' position will be shifted to chairman emeritus…
MTV is upping exec VP Rich Eigendorff by adding chief operating officer stripes.
Country singer Faith Hill won her first three American Music Awards of the day, leading a field that a included her band, Tim McGraw, R&B siren Toni Braxton and rapper Dr. Dre. Among the nominees to…
Eminem has signed for his first nationally televised full-length concert performance, a Feb. 17 pay-per-view special under the aegis of In Demand, the dominant PPV distributor in the U.S.
The dramatic changes in BMG Entertainment's top executive ranks continued Monday afternoon as two high level managers at the music arm of German media conglom Bertelsmann AG ankled their posts.
In quite possibly the most energetic show Van Morrison has delivered on a Los Angeles stage in 20 years, the Belfast Cowboy turned to his R&B roots and blues inspiration to power his way through…
Tracey Edmonds on Monday bowed Edmonds Record Group, the music arm of her Edmonds Entertainment entity, boasting distrib deals with Universal's Def Jam Recordings, Sony Music and EMI's Priority…
While it often seems that the big band has devolved into an anachronism, its only lifelines nostalgic ones, there's something undeniably bracing about seeing a large ensemble work its way through…