Al Teller, former chairman and CEO of MCA Music Entertainment Group and now CEO and co-chairman of Alliance Entertainment, apparently has put his dream of creating the seventh major music conglom on…
Producing/songwriting duo the Dust Brothers have inked a multiyear, major seven-figure publishing pact with MCA Music Publishing.
Polly Anthony, 550 Records prexy, is in talks to assume a larger role within Sony Music Entertainment, including the appointment as president of sister-label Epic Records.
The ballyhooed summer of techno, 1997's months-long coming-out party for electronic dance music, finds its culmination in a trio of major package tours. Best of the lot, Big Top, is top-heavy in…
Ending months of negotiations, Volcano Entertainment has filed a lawsuit against Tool, its crown jewel artist, claiming the band is still under contract.
The children's music marketplace is not just about Raffi anymore. Kenny Loggins, Art Garfunkel, Linda Ronstadt, B.B. King and Jimmy Buffett are among the pop artists adding lullabies to their…
Signaling an increase in interest in the instrumental music marketplace, Virgin Records has purchased Milwaukee-based Narada Prods., a burgeoning player in the genre.
A frustrated MPAA topper Jack Valenti said Friday that the time has come for music publishers and religious broadcasters to settle their differences and allow Congress to move forward with a proposal…
Toy manufacturer Mattel has filed a lawsuit against MCA Records asking for the immediate recall of the album by Aqua, a Danish quartet that has made an international hit of its single "Barbie Girl."
French President Jacques Chirac honored the entertainment business on Thursday, distributing Legion d'Honneur awards to some top international and local industry names.