MTV's dream of a global satellite-delivered music channel is looking shaky. The U.S. vidclip machine has been outmaneuvered by the feisty Hong-Kong-based Television Broadcasts in locking up access to…
Representatives for singer Michael Jackson denied published reports Thursday that the elusive pop star has entered a Connecticut treatment facility, maintaining that the singer is being treated at an…
Pithy parodies and gifted voices create a colorful cabaret lampoon of the movie-biz buzz in "The Hollywood Hills."
Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose said Wednesday that he chose a song recorded by mass murderer Charles Manson for the group's latest album because he thought the song deserved an audience.
Looks like the William Morris Agency is poised to take more than a "Piece of My Heart." The agency has announced representation of Texas Lion Prods. for all stage and feature productions based on…
A huge first week for controversial rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg's debut album was but the gravy on a bountiful Thanksgiving feast for the nation's music retailers last week as all but five ofthe top 30…
For a short time, it appeared that Heart was going to make a full-circle return to the blues-fueled, dynamic rock 'n' roll that marked the Seattle group's early days.
For many in attendance, the lasting memory of Billy Joel's concert at the cavernous Sports Arena Tuesday night will be the final encore: Joel, seated at a grand piano, center stage, as the audience…
Albums by classic rock and catalog artists topped the November sales certifications from the Recording Industry Assn. of America, with the return of Meat Loaf and "The Bodyguard" soundtrack leading…
Music industry stalwarts Aretha Franklin, Artur Rubenstein and Bill Evans have been named Lifetime Achievement Award recipients by the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, while jazz…