A&M Records co-founders Jerry Moss and Herb Alpert are close to severing ties with the company, reportedly because of dissatisfaction at their lack of a role at the Polygram-owned outlet.
Sedona Records has filed suit against Bertelsmann Music Group, its Zoo Entertainment label and label prexy Lou Maglia, alleging breach of contract in their joint-venture agreement.
Warner/Chappell music publishing has started a Latin music unit and a new Latin imprint, El Toro. Heading the new division, which will be based at the company's Los Angeles headquarters, is Erich…
HAPPY TAX DAY, which ranks right up there in the personal pantheon with birthdays, anniversaries and payday as something you don't forget.
EMI Records Group North America executive Terri Santisi has been named woman of the year by the National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey. Santisi, group executive VP/general manager, will be…
Guitarist/composer Johnny Diesel and Canadian-born signer Wendy Matthew dominated the Australian Record Industry Awards (the ARIAS) Wednesday. ARIAS, Australia's equivalent to the Grammys, have been…
What's new is old and what's old is new in the rapidly changing world of cutting-edge music.
Kenny Hamlin has been appointed senior VP and general manager of Asylum Records, the Nashville-based country label affiliated with Elektra Entertainment.
Don't believe the hype. Please don't believe the hype.
An SRO crowd traveled downtown to the Shrine Auditorium Easter night to see the legendary Irish wonder known as Van Morrison. The Polygram artist delivered a compact, focused yet exhilarating show…
The Los Angeles chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences will hold a seminar on the current and future state of music publishing today at the Chaplin Soundstage at A&M Records…