Michael Cohl, promoter of U2's PopMart Tour, has received a much needed financial shot in the arm from Claridge Investments, an investment management firm with a portfolio comprising sports…
Former Universal Records prexy Daniel Glass has returned to the record label wars with the bow of GlassNote Records. The indie label's first deal is with Mercury Records for sales, promotion and…
Oz kiddie rockers the Wiggles are bringing their brand of children's pop 'n' roll to the multiplex.
Steve Winwood (Roxy; 395 capacity; $ 30) Presented by Avalon/KLOS. Band: Winwood, Tim Cansfield, Scott First, Walfredo Reyes, Mike McEvoy, Randall Bramblett, Martin Verdonk, Kevin Robinson, Valerie…
Supergrass wrapped up a short eight-city U.S. club tour at a very packed Troubadour, and the English pop trio --- singer-guitarist Gaz Coombes, bassist Danny Goffey, drummer Mick Quinn --- further…
The recording industry opened a new front against copyright piracy on Monday, firing the first salvo in its bid to protect music interests in the age of the Internet.
The jewel in the U2 "Pop" tour crown, their Irish homecoming gig, has been canceled for "principally commercial reasons."
When Gavin Rossdale struck the occasional messianic pose Saturday at the Forum, it appeared he was buying a bit much into the adulation heaped upon him unconditionally by one of the most devoted…
The 16-month-old management team at MCA Records has made another mark on the growing label by restructuring several key departments. The move, which had been planned for several months, will…
Paul McCartney scored his highest chart debut in more than 27 years with the entry of "Flaming Pie," which nabbed the No. 2 spot on the nation's sales chart.
MTV has announced it will hold its first "Sports & Music Festival" from Oct. 17-19 in Austin, Texas.