A stalling U.S. economy, the end of minimum-pricing agreements and revolutionary changes in how consumers get their music all contributed to a generally tepid holiday season for music sales.
Turner Classic Movies is giving one budding composer the chance to score a silent film. The cable network, along with Film Music magazine and Guitar Center, will present the second Young Film…
Reflecting the aging of the Woodstock generation, senior citizen and rock diva Tina Turner topped the year's touring musical acts in a recently published list of top concert grosses.
The cool and controlled Teddy Edwards, one of the last great vestiges of the swinging post-war years on L.A.'s Central Avenue, takes an onstage tack diametrically opposed to that of his co-leader…
A group of veteran TV and music industry execs will launch a fledgling musicvideo TV network, dubbed Studio M, on New Year's Day in an attempt to carve out a niche amid MTV's dominance. The net's…
The National Arts Centre is ending 2000 on a high note, announcing record subscription sales and a healthy year-end surplus near C$500,000 ($331,257).
As a member of controversial Texas-based rap trio the Geto Boys, Scarface was always something of the odd man out, his low-key vocal style usually taking a back seat to the more stimulating lyrical…
The Beatles again topped the nation's album sales chart as the Christmas season paid off handsomely for the music industry. Fifty-seven albums registered sales of more than 100,000 units, and 189 of…
Speculation mounted Tuesday in music industry circles as to who may be tapped by Bertelsmann topper Thomas Middelhoff to replace BMG Entertainment's chairman-elect Rudi Gassner, who died suddenly…
Striking fear into the hearts of holiday-themed smut peddlers everywhere, the National Music Publishers Assn. claimed victory Friday in its copyright action against the distributors of the porno…