New Capitol Records president Gary Gersh has named the first two members of his executive team, bringing aboard two key A&R players.
Arista/Nashville VP/general manager Tim Dubois has elected to stay as head of the Bertelsmann Music Group-owned label, ending a bidding war with Sony Music for his services.
Epic Records has created four new marketing positions designed to bring the company's sales and promotion efforts closer to its field staff.
MTV Latin America has hired Manuel Sosa as senior VP and general manager.
Gospel singer Marion Williams and public radio pioneer William H. Siemering are among 13 women and 18 men sharing in $ 9.2 million in so-called "genius grants" from the John D. and Catherine T…
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers, responding to several months of debate among its members, has announced a research project on the impact of used compact disc sales in the marketplace…
Arista Records has reshuffled its promotion department, upping several key exex.
Tiffani-Amber Thiessen will reprise her role from Saturday-morning series "Saved by the Bell" on the prime time spinoff "Saved by the Bell: The College Years," joining former series regulars Mario…
With a newly renegotiated recording contract in hand, Billy Ray Cyrus can now turn his attention to the June 22 release of his sophomore Mercury/Nashville album, "It Won't Be the Last," a title…
Madonna's Maverick Television Co. has entered into a wide-ranging arrangement with the ABC network and ABC Prods. to develop and produce all forms of television, including series, longform…
With only a few glitches, and some undeniable musical and emotional peaks -- Wynton Marsalis on Saturday, Dr. John and Les McCann/Eddie Harris on Sunday -- the 1993 Playboy Jazz Festival smoothly ran…