West Coast Singers — Chorus of the Lesbian/Gay Community of Los Angeles is holding open auditions Aug. 2-3. Group includes homosexual, heterosexual and bisexual members, and also is looking for…
Bertelsmann Music Group posted record revenue of $4.4 billion for the fiscal year 1996-97, which included record profits in both its international and domestic operations.
EMI Music Publishing has signed pop star Sting to a comprehensive, exclusive worldwide publishing deal that includes the singer's back catalog from his days in the band the Police, his subsequent…
The music and motion picture industries lost an early round Thursday in what is sure to be an epic battle concerning copyright law in the digital age.
Hoping to increase it hold on the new age/adult contemporary marketplace, the Windham Hill Group has reinstituted a jazz arm and also has pacted with Peak Records, a top indie label with an…
In a landmark judgment, the Irish Supreme Court has permitted U2's Dublin concert to go ahead Aug. 30, after an earlier attempt to host the homecoming gig in the capital was refused permission on the…
Buoyed by the box office success of the film and an inescapable musicvideo and single of the title track, the soundtrack to the Columbia Pictures film "Men in Black" was the bestselling album in the…
Insane Clown Posse, the Hollywood Records act whose debut album was pulled from store shelves when Walt Disney execs objected to its content, has jumped ship to Island Records. The Detroit-based duo…
Jimmie Dale Gilmore (House of Blues; 1,000 capacity; $ 15) Presented inhouse. Band: Gilmore, Brad Fordham, Rob Gjersoe, Rob Hooper. Reviewed July 15, 1997. Jimmie Dale Gilmore began his House of…
Music industry exec Ernie Singleton has pacted with Black Entertainment Television to develop a new record label, Fully Loaded Records.