The stereotypical catch phrase "No sex please, we're British" may have to be amended. How about "No sex please, unless Smokey's on the CD player"?
Less than four years after Capitol Records shuttered its black music division, the label is poised to jumpstart the arm, thanks to a pair of artist signings.
President Clinton has tapped outgoing Recording Industry Assn. of America chairman Jason Berman for the White House task force on fast track legislation. Berman will be given the title of special…
Walt Disney has made a deal with Sting to compose songs for "Kingdom of the Sun," a new animated film project that will topline the voice of David Spade, sources said.
Jay Farrar possesses one of the most unassuming performing styles in all of rock and country music --- his demeanor shy and his thoughts, as derived from his colorful and striking lyrics, of riding…
The Marquee Group, which produces and markets TV sports programming, is expanding into music and general entertainment with the purchase of QBQ Entertainment.
The soundtrack to Columbia Pictures' "Men in Black" logged its second week as the bestselling album in the nation. At 169,000 copies, it outpaced the eagerly awaited sophomore disc from Sarah…
Not unlike the special-effects beasts from some of this season's bigscreen blockbusters, music licensing for independent film is a creature that often is woefully misunderstood. Early in the…
Is Chi-based Thrill Kill Kult a marketing concept in search of a band (and indeed a sound), a kind of Ministry Lite, or merely a quartet of loop-happy grungesters with an enhanced visual sense? All…
Signaling a move toward becoming a bigger force in the music industry while significantly raising its profile with cable viewers, the Box has merged with TCI Music.