Sophie B. Hawkins strode confidently onto the stage at the House of Blues to the accompaniament of wolf whistles and high-pitched squeals from everyone, giving new meaning to the term crossover…
There's a religious patina to the music of Sigur Ros, and it's obvious that the altar where this Icelandic quartet worships is in the Church of Sustain. Nearly every song played during the Icelandic…
Janet Jackson perched herself decisively atop the album charts this week, blowing away even the most optimistic sales estimates and giving her label EMI a healthy shot in the arm as it recovers from…
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As file-sharing service Napster continues to filter songs from its servers, the number of files available for trade on the hard drive of the average Napster user has plummeted by 80% in the past…
MTV has made series orders for four new reality skeins to debut this summer, including a show called "Flipped" from "Scared Straight" producer Arnold Shapiro.
Online music software and services company Liquid Audio said Tuesday that it will lay off 40% of its work force -- 78 employees out of 195 -- in an effort to stay afloat through a stormy market.
Despite efforts to secure a deal, the proposed $14 billion merger of EMI and BMG has fallen through. The fate of the union beween the British music major and the music division of German media group…
D.J. Pooh will direct comedy "The Wash" starring Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg for Lions Gate Films. Production begins Monday in Los Angeles. Pic will feature music from Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg as well as an…
Hollywood gave the Bush administration a standing ovation Monday for threatening economic sanctions if Ukraine doesn't live up to its promise to crack down on music piracy in the next six months.
Despite signs that a merger between EMI and BMG is quickly unraveling, the would-be partners are holding out for a last-minute positive sign from European regulators.