Stung by media criticism over his pending appointment as chairman of EMI, Eric Nicoli asked analysts to take and wait-and-see attitude before evaluating his management skill and style.
Sony Corp. said Thursday that it will start a music distribution system in April via direct-to-home satellite broadcaster Sky PerfecTV in which subscribers can buy the latest tunes through set-top…
Warner Music Group has tapped David H. Johnson exec veep and general counsel. The nod fills the void created by Fred Wistow's retirement.
Jeff McClusky & Associates, the largest independent music promotion and marketing outfit, has bowed a film and TV soundtracks division.
Pony Canyon, Japan's largest video distributor, released on Thursday the video version of "Three Dango Brothers," the hit CD for kids that has sold nearly 4 million copies since its March 3 debut.
TLC's "FanMail" was the bestselling album in the nation for the third consecutive week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Call it the "taking it to the limit" tour. The Eagles have agreed to usher in the New Year at the Staples Center, with the top ticket price expected to hit $1,500.
Rob Dickins, the former chairman of Warner Music U.K., is setting up a new record company, Instant Karma Records, in a 50-50 joint venture with Sony Music Entertainment U.K.
A bipartisan pair of congressmen Tuesday introduced a "Truth In Rock Act" designed to protect oldies groups from artists who usurp the name and material of the original musicians.
Hank Caldwell, former prexy of Death Row Records, has been tapped VP and general manager of urban music at Platinum Entertainment.
Universal Music Publishing has tapped Pat Higdon senior veep and general manager of its Nashville, Tenn., outpost.