The first six months of 1993 has yielded slightly higher levels of gold and platinum album awards, according to statistics released Wednesday by the Recording Industry Assn. of America.
A standard for putting video on compact discs is coming, albeit slowly. Last week, Philips N.V., maker of the CD-I player, and Victor Co. of Japan joined with C-Cube Microsystems, a computer chip…
A shakeup at Sony Music Publishing has resulted in Richard Rowe being named worldwide president, consolidating the company's domestic and international publishing operations and its interests within…
The MTV Video Music Awards show is headed back to Universal Amphitheatre, celebrating its 10th anniversary Sept. 2 with a live broadcast from the venue.
Nickelodeon has set up a new division, Nickelodeon Entertainment Products, to coordinate last month's deal with Sony Music to develop videocassettes and audio CDs and cassettes of original…
More than a year after he was killed in a traffic accident near Needles, plans are under way for a new concert video, album and biography of shock comic Sam Kinison.
Michael Tiknis, executive director of the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, has been named to the same position for the San Diego Symphony. Tiknis replaces Wes Brustad, who resigned Feb. 1 after…
DOES LIFE change when you win a Grammy for best new artist and score a gold debut album? Yes, says singer/songwriter Marc Cohn, who accomplished both in the last two years. But your values can also…
Shelby Lynne doesn't describe her new album as a departure from her steeped-in-country earlier works, but rather as a reflection of where she is today as an artist.
Robert Bowlin has been named executive VP of Sony Music Entertainment and senior executive VP of Sony Music Intl., two newly created positions.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox