The National Assn. of Recording Merchandisers board has recommended the acousto-magnetic source tagging of EAS, ending a years-long debate on the anti-theft devices.
Heavy metal superstars Metallica swept the Bay Area Music Awards for a second year in a row, taking a break from a 300-concert world tour to party with hometown fans.
SOME FOLKS will do anything to avoid a day's work. Take James Dowdall and Rose Noone, for example. Apparently the Island Records A&R reps found the lure of Peoria and other legendary bastions of…
"I'm singing better now than I ever have in my life," said Glen Campbell, whose debut Liberty Records album, "Somebody Like That," hits stores this week.
The Recording Industry Assn. of America yesterday issued its annual year-end anti-piracy report, again touting increases in seizures.
Van Morrison will play the Shrine Auditorium at 8 p.m. April 11, his booking agent announced yesterday. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has done few dates in the U.S. in the last decade. Tickets go…
Michael Jackson will appear live at the seventh annual Soul Train Awards Tuesday, singing his song "Remember The Time."
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WHO'S ENTITLED?: Getting music rights will be easier when Clearing House Ltd. brings a new system on line for finding out who owns what songs and various recorded performances.
Backlash against perceived anti-gay statements by reggae artist Shabba Ranks continued yesterday as organizers of a Rose Bowl concert dropped him from the bill because of his comments.