Bay Area punk rockers of the band Rancid have, since their debut album in 1993, attempted to distinguish their Clash-influenced sound with hard-hitting lyrics that recount with sometimes stunning…
Madonna was the big winner at the 1998 MTV Video Music Awards, taking home five trophies during ceremonies held Thursday at the Universal Amphitheater.
Country music group Alabama will perform a marathon pay-per-view concert that will emanate from the Showroom of the Las Vegas Hilton.
Garage bands, by nature, play for the love of playing. The bands with the hit singles more than likely come from the bar tradition, where entertainment, holding an audience's attention and pop hooks…
"The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill," the solo bow from Fugees front woman Hill, was the bestselling album in the nation for the second consecutive week, according to sales data released Wednesday.
Critically beset for its relative neglect of the French repertory over its 12-year history, Peter Hemmings' L.A. Opera has attempted a grand jetee back into public reclame with back-to-back…
EMI Music Publishing has inked a multimillion pact with Latin crooner Enrique Iglesias.
To judge from the mostly recycled pickings at this year's Great White Way tribute, there wasn't much that is new and thrilling on Broadway in '98. So after a first half composed of orchestral suites…
News Corp. is stepping up its commitment to the music business after buying out the remaining 50% of Australia's Mushroom Records Group from its founder and exec chairman Michael Gudinski.
While many acts are just fortunate enough to nab a deal with one music publisher, hard rockers Korn find themselves in the enviable position of having pacts with two music publishers as a result of…