U2 has signed a new agreement with Polygram's Island Records for worldwide rights to its next six albums, a deal that could rank among the biggest ever offered in the industry. Terms of the deal…
Rod Stewart has been added to the list of performers for the second annual MTV Movie Awards, set for Saturday at Universal Amphitheatre. The show will air on MTV Wednesday at 9 p.m.
The Hollywood Bowl has announced its first two pop offerings of the season, skedding New Order for July 26 and Santana/Bob Dylan Oct. 2.
The inaugural Intl. Music Market (IMM) will be held in Singapore June 21-23, giving the Western music industry its first access to an Asian-orientated market.
Rapper Luther Campbell and 2 Live Crew's argument that parody is presumptively protected by the First Amendment and federal copyright law will be heard by the Supreme Court this fall, with the…
An organization representing film studios and record companies has asked U.S. Trade Representative Mickey Kantor to deny special trade benefits to six countries because of inadequate copyright…
Actors Elisabeth Shue and Jonathan Silverman and MTV's Melissa Rivers top 400 celebs and young Hollywood professionals skedded to support Mike Woo's L.A. mayoral campaign tonight at 7:30 p.m. at Club…
Def American Records has signed Johnny Cash to a worldwide deal that will see his new work produced by label owner Rick Rubin.
An elementary school principal has filed a complaint with the Los Angeles Police Dept. against a female rapper claiming the performer distributed explicit material to minors.
Ticketmaster and Yamaha have created a new showcase series for aspiring musicians. "Soundcheck -- The Ticketmaster Yamaha Music Showcase" will feature 30 local and five regional showcases…