The shortlist for this year's Nationwide Mercury Music Prize was revealed Tuesday, with two former winners featured among the dozen nominees.
Most of the attention surrounding this release party for Mark Ronson's recorded debut, "Version" was focused on the scene and what A-list names might be making it. That's a shame, since the…
The hipster and indie aud for the Os Mutantes show at the El Rey was much younger then you'd expect to see for a band that broke up in 1978. Although the songs played were older than most of the aud…
Universal Music Group has pacted on two significant deals to boost its presence in mainland China.
Steve Greenberg, who left the major label world only to parlay discoveries of "Who Let the Dogs Out" and Joss Stone into a major label job, has rejuvenated his indie label.
While it's hard for some to forget the 2004 incident in which the group's rented bus accidentally dumped raw sewage off a bridge onto a boatload of sightseers and the Chicago River below, the Dave…
E! is headed to the Dogg house. Cabler has greenlit production on a half-hour reality skein focusing on hip-hop superstar Calvin Broadus Jr., aka Snoop Dogg.
For someone going through the rock version of a mid-life crisis, Chris Cornell looked and sounded like a very relaxed and happy man at the Wiltern. There were even signs of maturity.
Lou Reed established himself as New York's musical poet laureate some years back, but he's facing some pretty stiff competition in that respect from Suzanne Vega, whose new Blue Note album "Beauty…
Maria McKee joked about seeing a picture of herself in the dressing room of McCabe's. It had been taken 20 years earlier, when she was singing lead for Lone Justice, then one of the hottest bands in…
Watching her teenage daughter favoring her mobile phone over TV convinced Canuck producer Catherine Tait that it was time to go digital.