The billions of dollars from private equity that have flooded the film industry in the past several years are finding a new target: videogames.
Beverly Sills, the Brooklyn-born coloratura soprano whose fame extended well beyond the opera house thanks to her effusive personality and charitable work, died of lung cancer in Manhattan on July 2.
Universal Music Group continues to dominate the music industry with a 31.59% market share, as the industry battles with a 15% drop in sales from the first half of 2006.
Bill Pinkney, the last survivor of the original members of the musical group The Drifters, died July 4 in Daytona Beach, Fla.
BBC Bristol is fast gaining international fame for making documentaries dedicated to exploring a very different type of life form -- equally well known for their wild antics -- rock and pop musicians.
Pianist Nik Bartsch has described Ronin's music as "zen funk" -- a categorization that, on the surface, seems oxymoronic. But at this perf, which marked the group's Stateside bow, he went a long way…
Chinese Web search leader Baidu.com has set up a partnership with Chinese-language record label Rock Music Group to provide an online music streaming service.
Will H. Schaefer, a composer whose music accompanied hit television shows such as "I Dream of Jeannie" and "The Flintstones," has died in California, a family friend said Wednesday. He was 78.
An altruistic message hangs like an enormous green banner over the Live Earth concerts set to unfold this weekend across six continents, but for the Web giants who are beaming the 24-hour event…
Legendary British jazz singer and author George Melly died at home Thursday. He was 80.
China's second biggest wireless carrier China Unicom has started testing a service that will allow subscribers to download songs to cellphones.