Country phenom Garth Brooks maintained his second week atop the albums sales chart, with more than 549,00 copies of his Capitol Nashville set "Double Live" going home with consumers, according to…
The Museum of Television & Radio has extended until Dec. 20 its screenings of the rare Bob Dylan documentary "Eat the Document" at both its New York and Beverly Hills outposts.
The list of unique vibraphonists seemingly ended in the 1970s with the emergence of Gary Burton and ascendancy to "legend" of Milt Jackson. It's an instrument seemingly doomed for the background…
Blues legend John Lee Hooker will receive the Rhythm & Blues Foundation's Lifetime Achievement Award at the group's annual post-Grammy ceremony dinner.
Music cabler VH1 will launch two new programs in December: a weekly series titled "Where Are They Now?" and a series of specials called "VH1 Gospel From the House of Blues."
The former manager of Atlantic Records songstress Jewel has filed a $10 million lawsuit against the singer and her mother, Lenedra Carroll, claiming that she was wrongfully fired and is owed millions…
The Backstreet Boys' self-titled bow has tied Celine Dion's "Let's Talk About Love" to become the bestselling nonsoundtrack album of the year by topping the 8 million-unit mark, according to the…
At Candyskins' first L.A. gig in some five years, the Oxford, England-based group performed solid versions of songs from its glorious "Death of a Minor TV Celebrity" (Velvel), an inspired album…
The record industry's so-called Super Tuesday showed a remarkable improvement over last year's comparable period, as the release of a half-dozen superstar CDs kicked off the holiday shopping season…
Music retailers will have plenty to be thankful about on Thursday, as registers this week have been ringing up hefty tallies for albums released on so-called Super Tuesday, when discs from Garth…
David Renzer, worldwide prexy of MCA Music publishing, has been given a new long-term contract to run the combined Universal and Polygram music publishing operations, according to insiders.