HarperCollins Publishing yesterday said it will stand by the author of a new book that attacks MCA Records and its former music topper, Irving Azoff, despite threats of a lawsuit from Azoff.
Neil Diamond has signed a new worldwide pact with Columbia Records and Sony Music Entertainment that will encompass recordings, music publishing and video, the company announced yesterday.
The Nashville Assn. of Songwriters Intl. will sponsor its first music festival March 8-11 in Music City, the organization confirmed yesterday.
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No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
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Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Buena Vista Television yesterday confirmed that it is prepping a second weekly entry for the fall syndie market, "Countdown at the Neon Armadillo," a one-hour country music show derived from a…
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has disqualified a song nominated for a Grammy in this year's pop instrumental category.
MCA CHAIRMAN LEW WASSERMAN allegedly called it "the worst publicity the company has had in 50 years." And it's about to get a second life.
Epic Records yesterday tapped entertainment attorney Alan Mintz to coordinate and oversee the daily operations of its West Coast office.
With retailers and manufacturers in a generally upbeat mood this year, the National Assn. of Music Merchants put the wraps on its 1993 Winter Intl. Music Market Monday after four days of exhibits…
The Supreme Court let stand a $ 2.5 million award to gravel-voiced singer Tom Waits over use of a "sound alike" artist to mimic his voice in a television commercial.
Bill Clinton's weeklong wrap party got off to a stirring start Sunday in front of the Lincoln Memorial, with the three-hour "A Call for Reunion" concert, broadcast by HBO. Flanked by family and…