UCLA's Royce Hall, closed since the Northridge earthquake of 1994, will reopen April 15, 1998, with the world premiere of a collaboration between theater designer Robert Wilson and composer Philip…
Mark Eitzel; Tuatara; Minus 5 (Ash Grove; 325 capacity; $ 15.50) Presented by Goldenvoice. Band: Peter Buck, Mark Eitzel, Barrett Martin, Justin Harwood, Scott McCaughey, Skerik, Mike Stone. Reviewed…
Leave it to a veteran pop act like English dance band Erasure to remind us that despite some recent lackluster shows locally, techno music can work effectively and enjoyably in a large live setting…
Music industry vet Glen Brunman, who as chief of Epic Soundtrax has helped shape the film soundtrack landscape, has been named exec veep of the newly created Sony Music Soundtrax.
Record producer-songwriter Glen Ballard was named songwriter of the year by the American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers during the performers' rights org's 14th annual Pop Music Awards.
Paul McCartney may not tour to support the release of "Flaming Pie," his first solo disc in four years, so execs at Capitol Records are leaving no marketing stone unturned in its multimillion dollar…
Alan Menken, Alan Silvestri, Mark Mancina and Jerry Goldsmith were among those honored by performing rights org Broadcast Music Inc. for scribbling or scoring music for the years' top films and TV…
Multiple Grammy Award-winning record producer David Foster has been tapped to receive the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund Children's Choice Award, which will recognize the prolific producer's philanthropic…
U.K. music and media group Chrysalis Group announced improved results for the six months ending Feb. 28, with sales up 12% to £52.5 million ($86.1 million) and pre-tax profit at $2.5 million as…
U.K. cable music channel the Box is upping the stakes in its ratings battle with MTV, undertaking a three-staged entry into satellite television.