Paul Simon never lets up on the surprises. A decade and a half ago, "Graceland" was one of the huge shockers of pop music; now it is deeply woven into pop music's fabric. Then came the Brazilian…
Those lucky enough to obtain tickets to a sold-out Royce Hall Thursday night were in the presence of real greatness. Informally known as the "Standards" Trio, these three musicians have been working…
On her latest album, "Invincible Summer," k.d. lang surrounds her emotionally supple vocals with eccentric, sophisticated mid '60s-influenced pop, where Tropicalia rhythms mingle with psychedelic…
When he was young, someone must have stolen J. Mascis' blankey. How else to explain the yearning for security at the center of his songs that feels so adolescent, if not positively childlike.
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences' MusiCares Foundation has tapped veteran singer/songwriter Paul Simon as the 2001 MusiCares Person of the Year, NARAS prexy and CEO Michael Greene…
Attorney John T. Frankenheimer will be honored at the UJA's Spirit of Music Award black tie gala dinner Dec. 6 at the Pierre in New York City.
Gaming site Uproar.com has secured exclusive online rights to TV show "Name That Tune."
Launch.com has pacted with RealNetworks to deliver its music service using the streaming media giant's software.
BMG Entertainment is opening up its library of musicvids to Web sites, partnering with Internet distribution ventures Akamai and Virage to set up a system for syndicating its extensive catalog to…
Music producer David Foster will help create an all-girl band for the WB's "Popstars" series. He will assist with the selection and participate in the recording of the group's debut album, which will…