A publisher of Tom Waits' music is suing the gravelly voiced singer, accusing him of interfering with the use of his songs in commercials.
Grammy Award winner k.d. lang will produce and write the soundtrack music for Fine Line Features' "Even Cowgirls Get the Blues," the Gus Van Sant film based on the Tom Robbins novel starring Uma…
KCBS-TV anchor Michael Tuck, who has been missing in action for the past several weeks, is recuperating from surgery and expected to return to the station shortly.
Rock and jazz keyboard star Herbie Hancock will kick off the 14th edition of the Montreal Intl. Jazz Festival July 1, with organizers planning more than 300 concerts over 11 days.
Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev and Billy Joel have teamed for a charity event called "Together For Our Children -- Musicians Unite With Stars To Immunize Children."
James Cameron's Lightstorm Records & Music Publishing Tuesday named Randy Gerston as its vice-president of A&R, in charge of day-to-day operations.
The cable TV biz Monday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to delay implementation of must-carry rules pending its review of a lower court's decision. Cablers are fighting a U.S. District Court's recent…
Daniel Savage has been named director of marketing at Mercury Records, reporting to Larry Stessel, senior VP and general manager of the label.
Bril Flint has been appointed VP of strategic planning at EMI Records Group North America.
Richie Gallo has been named senior VP of sales and distribution at A&M Records, taking over for Bill Gilbert, who left the company.