Michael Rosenblatt has been named senior VP A&R at MCA Records, based in New York.
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…
Beginning July 6, UCLA Extension will present "The Anatomy of a Hit: What Makes a Blockbuster Tick." Students will look at current hit films for concept, story structure, character development, point…
Some of the greatest jazz stars shared the spotlight with the nation's best-known amateur saxophonist in a late-night celebration of "America's classical music" on the White House lawn.
Pete Townshend has lived through several decades of rock 'n' roll, but he's not close to extinction. "I may look like a dinosaur, but I don't think I behave like one," joked the British rocker, whose…
An era officially ended Friday, as Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss -- the "A" and "M" of A&M Records -- officially confirmed their resignation from the company they founded.
Taylor Dayne has finally passed the Clive Davis test. The singer acknowledges resistance from the Arista label chief to her plans to write some of the songs for "Soul Dancing," her third disc, which…
Judging by the large turnout and the snarled traffic at the Anaheim Arena Saturday, the brand-new venue is poised to become an important stop for touring acts. Barry Manilow contributed to the…
Arista Records/Nashville chief Tim Dubois confirmed Thursday that he has signed a new pact, ending speculation that he would move to Sony Music's Nashville operation.
Elton John returned to perform in Israel on Thursday , a day after abruptly leaving the country in a huff over pushy photographers and slow-moving passport officials. John's initial stay in Israel…