Paramount Pictures has named Dan Butler senior VP of business affairs and legal in the company's music division.
As he sauntered onstage for his local headlining debut, Albert Hammond Jr. of the Strokes greeted the sold-out Troubadour crowd by wishing them a happy Valentine's Day, adding "would you be my date"…
Former vice president Al Gore announced on Thursday a collection of concerts over seven continents on July 7, adopting the "Live 8" event formula to further spread the word of the threat of climate…
Universal Pictures has acquired the rights to make a film about Milli Vanilli, the duo that rose to the top of the pop charts and fell just as quickly when they were exposed as frauds.
MTV's "Total Request Live" is still breathing -- but in what form? A number of staff members at the teen-skewing fave were laid off Wednesday.
Edgar Bronfman Jr. defended the use of digital rights management -- a reaction to recent criticism from Apple CEO Steve Jobs -- but then praised the Apple iPhone for raising the bar on what customers…
A mother & son combo might sound like a somewhat funny Valentine's act, but veteran songstress Sandy Stewart and jazz pianist Bill Charlap are two expert performers with complementary musical…
The Arctic Monkeys and the Killers picked up two trophies each at the Brit Awards Wednesday, as rising homegrown star Amy Winehouse stole the show.
Barenaked Ladies have returned -- 8½ years, seven singles, four albums, a new label and zero lineup changes since "One Week." "Barenaked Ladies are Men," their well-reviewed third release for their…
With its melange of intricate orchestration, new wave idiosyncrasies and dramatic (but not stagy) lyrics, the Arcade Fire would seem to be the very model of the post-modern art-pop machine.
Judy Collins is a consummate storyteller whose gift of communication is fully realized in both the dramatic content of her story songs and the grace and purity of her delivery. The only difference…