Lenny Kravitz never set out to change the world. His recordings generally reflect his good taste in music more than they show an artist striving to break new creative ground.
Now this is what Led Zeppelin fans -- in the continued and unavoidable absence of the real thing -- have been waiting for.
The folk troubadour Billy Bragg wrote, a decade or so ago, about the power of the Four Tops to soothe and make everything right in the world when it all appears to be crumbling. Some day, probably a…
In concert, many of Dishwalla's earlier, somewhat inconsequential rock songs tended to fall into the slow-dance-at-the-prom category, shiny and happy tunes that didn't offer much to, or demand much…
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has pacted with International Management Group, the world's largest sports and entertainment marketing firm, in a multimillion-dollar deal designed…
Paris-born (to Chinese parents) American cellist Yo-Yo Ma has achieved the idol status among classical soloists usually limited to virtuoso pianists and show-off violinists: To a rapidly growing…
Watchable, entertaining and enlightening, Brad Mehldau is everything a major label could want in a jazz pianist on the rise.
In a move that is being billed as an industry first, a contingent of top music industry producers and artists have combined to form United Producers, a label that will develop a roster by signing and…
For the third consecutive week, "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" was the bestselling album in the nation, going home with nearly 214,000 fans, according to sales data released Wednesday.
A peculiar aggressiveness has entered the live act Grant Lee Phillips is proffering to support his band's latest Slash/Warners disc, "Jubilee." Phillips is working from extremes -- high-pitched…
Music attorney Lawrence Katz has joined Charles Koppelman's CAK Universal Credit Corp. as senior VP.