SOME FOLKS will do anything to avoid a day's work. Take James Dowdall and Rose Noone, for example. Apparently the Island Records A&R reps found the lure of Peoria and other legendary bastions of…
Heavy metal superstars Metallica swept the Bay Area Music Awards for a second year in a row, taking a break from a 300-concert world tour to party with hometown fans.
The long-rumored end to Charlie Minor's reign as president of Giant Records came Friday, the company announcing Minor's departure to open his own marketing and promotion company. The announcement…
The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers board has recommended the acousto-magnetic source tagging of EAS, ending a years-long debate on the anti-theft devices.
Michael Jackson will appear live at the seventh annual Soul Train Awards Tuesday, singing his song "Remember The Time."
Van Morrison will play the Shrine Auditorium at 8 p.m. April 11, his booking agent announced yesterday. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has done few dates in the U.S. in the last decade. Tickets go…
The Recording Industry Assn. of America yesterday issued its annual year-end anti-piracy report, again touting increases in seizures.
WHO'S ENTITLED?: Getting music rights will be easier when Clearing House Ltd. brings a new system on line for finding out who owns what songs and various recorded performances.
Backlash against perceived anti-gay statements by reggae artist Shabba Ranks continued yesterday as organizers of a Rose Bowl concert dropped him from the bill because of his comments.
I JAMMED WITH LEMMY of Motorhead Tuesday night. No, not interviewed. I actually stood on stage and traded vocals with the veteran rocker on the Coasters' "Young Blood."
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier1Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$174.9M Disney 22.52%
Rio 22Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$52.9M Fox 17.90%
Heaven is for Real
Heaven is for Real3Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$7.0M Sony / TriStar -10.21%