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…
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…
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.
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…
Robert Bowlin has been named executive VP of Sony Music Entertainment and senior executive VP of Sony Music Intl., two newly created positions.
Gale Anne Hurd, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall, Joel Silver, Martin Brest, Charles Fries, Steve Tisch, Tori Spelling, Shelley Duvall and Larry Thompson will be among honorees Thursday at RP Intl.'s…
Michael Rosenblatt has been named senior VP A&R at MCA Records, based in New York.
Hungaroton, the acclaimed Eastern European record label that declared bankruptcy April 15, will be dissected and sold, according to the Hungarian State Property Agency.