Frank J. Welzer has been appointed president of Latin America at Sony Music Intl., reporting to division president Mel Ilberman.
The Los Angeles chapter of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences will hold a seminar on the current and future state of music publishing today at the Chaplin Soundstage at A&M Records…
An SRO crowd traveled downtown to the Shrine Auditorium Easter night to see the legendary Irish wonder known as Van Morrison. The Polygram artist delivered a compact, focused yet exhilarating show…
Success in rap music creates a problem: how do you maintain street credibility for a mass-appeal artist?
HEAVY TRAFFIC is expected on this summer's North American concert circuit, with Whitney Houston, Paul McCartney, Van Halen and the Grateful Dead among the talent scheduled during the Memorial Day…
Former Kiss drummer Peter Criss yesterday settled his libel suit against the Star.
Giant Records is close to signing for international distribution through Bertelsmann Music Group, according to sources. The company, which is a joint venture between Irving Azoff and Warner Bros.
Dante Ross has been promoted from director to VP of A&R at Elektra Entertainment.
The Lollapalooza Festival has announced its main and second stage acts for its 1993 tour, which will kick off June 18 in Vancouver, B.C. The festival, which combines alternative music with offbeat…
Marky Mark avoided a criminal trial yesterday by settling a civil lawsuit filed by a man who says the rapper broke his jaw.