Stabbing Westward's swirling concert dervish is a loud, post-industrial event, teeming with big flashing lights, blinding strobes and other disarming stage effects, all of which were squeezed into…
"Farm Aid," the annual six-hour benefit concert for family farmers, will move from CBS Cable's the Nashville Network to its smaller sister channel, Country Music Television.
Confirming one of the year's more unlikely pop comebacks, Brian Setzer utterly dazzled a packed Greek Theatre, performing with a lustful abandon that asserts the singer-guitarist's rightful place at…
Ending weeks of speculation, former Crave Records prexy Rick Bisceglia has landed as exec veep of Epic Records Group.
A throwback to the lost days when country radio was filled with novelty tunes and odes to the truckin' life, Junior Brown and his expert backing band ripped through a set of blues, ballads and wry…
Riding the retro rail armed with everything a gussied-up hillbilly could possibly need, BR5-49 restores fun and frivolity to country music with no pandering and no slapstick. They treat the…
Is Burt Bacharach poised to become the next musical darling of the MTV generation? Mercury Records execs are hoping the collaboration between Bacharach and Elvis Costello, slated for Sept. 29…
The Beastie Boys' "Hello Nasty" maintained its perch atop the album sales charts for the third consecutive week. More than 240,000 copies of the Capitol Records disc were sold during the seven-day…
In an unexpected move, Ron Sweeney, prexy of urban music for Epic Records Group and rising star in the Sony Music family, abruptly ankled his post late Wednesday.
MTV's previously announced entry into Russia will become a reality Sept. 25 when Viacom's musicvid channel begins broadcasting in the Moscow and St. Petersburg markets.