The 1997 version of the Hollywood Bowl's annual "The Great American Concert" wasn't a terribly auspicious one, marked by erratic material from the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and erratic performances by…
Fifty-five years after the release of the classic pic, the soundtrack to "Casablanca" will finally see the light of day Oct. 14. Turner Classic Movies Music and Rhino Movie Music will release the…
EMI Music Publishing has tapped Steve Backer exec veep. The nod to the former Enclave G.M. significantly raises the profile of the publisher's West Coast outpost.
Alliance Entertainment, the indie music distributor in bankruptcy proceedings, has withdrawn the planned sale of its Red Ant Records after unsecured creditors objected to the price. The move sets the…
Six months after severing ties with Arista Records, producer/songwriter Dallas Austin has emerged as co-chief of Freeworld Entertainment, a merger of his Rowdy Records banner with Volcano Records.
Atranquil spirit has overcome Sinead O'Connor, helped along by hip-hop beats and the Irish-inflected accoutrements of cello and accordion. She's plenty softer now --- the shaved head replaced by a…
Music industry publicity vet Deborah Radel has ankled her post as veep of publicity and artist relations for MCA Music Publishing and has bowed her own eponymous praisery.
Radar Bros. is about nuance; as well-tempered as any other slowcore act --- and that stretches from Low to Mazzy Star to Spain --- this trio crawls from point to point, distinctly picking up one…
Producer David Foster has inked a long-term, multimillion-dollar pact with Warner Music Group and expanded his label deal with Atlantic into a joint venture. Foster said the new deal suggests he'll…
The former Mousketeer (1955), son of the Rifleman (1958-63) and Adam to Victoria Principal's Eve in "The Naked Ape" (1973), Johnny Crawford has now forged a retro image as a 1930s-style crooner and…