The nation's music sales chart got its first shakeup of the fall as three new releases cracked the top 10, with LL Cool J's "G.O.A.T." coming out on top. The rapper's Def Jam disc -- which stands for…
Moving quickly, the House of Representatives Tuesday passed a measure restoring to recording artists the right to reclaim their original master recordings after 35 years.
Musicblitz.com has licensed several songs from its site for use in upcoming productions by Disney, Warner Bros., USA Networks, Fox, MTV and NBC.
Seventh Art Releasing has bought world rights to "Won't Anybody Listen," following its final screening at this year's IFP Market. This is the company's second acquisition at the IFP Market after the…
Digital music storage site MyPlay.com has expanded its content offerings by bowing a "Celebrity DJ Mix" feature where Netizens can listen to streaming music picked by talent.
Fox Interactive, the vidgame division of Fox Filmed Entertainment, has pacted with IndieSpace.com to seek submissions for theme music for its upcoming game "No One Lives Forever."
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Napster demonstrated, within six months of launching, the outdated nature of the record industry's business models.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…
The Fireworks Finale at the Hollywood Bowl was a mixed brew of musical styles that seemed to say, "If you're not a fan of that flavor, try this!" The program flew from Hollywood to Brazil, from…