Although there was little new in Garth Brooks' perf Thursday in front of more than 300,000 people in New York's Central Park, the country music bigwig nonetheless provided nearly two hours of nonstop…
Two years and a couple of million more albums later, and sad little about Georgia generi-rockers Collective Soul has changed since the last time the group headlined in Los Angeles. The quintet…
Tom Freston, chairman-CEO of MTV Networks, is in exploratory talks to take a senior level exec post at Warner Music Group, according to sources. But Freston's lucrative, multiyear pact with Viacom…
Though Benny Carter would not officially turn 90 years young until two days later, his birthday bash at the Bowl Wednesday was something that the presenters of his actual birthday concert in Oslo…
For the second consecutive week rap reigned over the album sales charts as the sophomore disc by Cleveland hip-hoppers Bone Thugs-N-Harmony bowed as expected at the top of the nation's chart.
Signaling a significant push into the Latin music marketplace, Universal Latin America has inked a joint- venture pact with top record producer Gustavo Santoalalla to launch Surco Records. The pact…
In a move that signals a further beefing up of its ranks, DreamWorks Records has tapped Mark Gorlick as head of promotion. The nod marks the first hire by recently installed senior exec Bruce…
TDK Corp. of Japan has reached an agreement with famed Italian opera house La Scala to make digital archives of about 5,000 hours of analog tape.
Former Disney music exec Matt Walker has joined 20th Century Fox as senior VP of music for Fox's film music division.
Musician Kirk Franklin is signed to the Gospo Centric record label, and has a production deal with B-Rite Records, contrary to what was reported in Friday's story.