The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has jumped into the used-CD fray, announcing Wednesday it has decided to support the stance taken by record distributors to challenge retailers who…
In what looks like the revenge of the old guys, the "Sleepless in Seattle" soundtrack, featuring such pre-rock notables as Jimmy Durante and Louis Armstrong, broke young rappers Cypress Hill's…
Members of the '60s rock band the Kingsmen have sued for return of their master recordings and termination of Highland Music Inc.'s contractual right to them.
Closing arguments in the suit disputing whether Paula Abdul was the sole lead vocalist on her Virgin Records debut album "Forever Your Girl" were delivered Wednesday, with both sides emphasizing the…
An apparently spontaneous $ 100,000 donation by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys proved to be the highlight of the Los Angeles-based Earth Communications Office's awards program Monday.
Tony O'Brien has been upped to senior VP-chief financial officer of the Atlantic Group, the umbrella encompassing Atlantic and EastWest Records America and homevid imprint A*Vision Entertainment.
Performing rights group SESAC has established a new Latin music branch, SESAC/Latina, the first computerized monitor specifically geared toward Spanish-language broadcasting in North America.
Final judging for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be held in all-day sessions Saturday and Sunday at the BevHilton Hotel. More than 800 panelists will participate in the peer-group judging.
In a move certain to spark a new round of posturing by participants in the controversy over the sale of used compact discs, the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences is expected to announce…
Australians apparently can't get enough of Madonna. More than 52,000 tickets for the American singer's opening Melbourne concert were sold out today in just 80 minutes, prompting promoters to…