On the heels of a disastrous first quarter, music retail continues to lay an egg. In a 32% slide from the same week a year earlier, the CD business saw 37 of the 38 holdovers in the top 40 post…
Investors displayed renewed confidence in EMI Group Wednesday after the music giant announced better than expected earnings for its most recent financial year.
The '70s teenage band the Runaways has a new gig. Producers Art and John Linson will be bringing their rough and tumble coming-of-age story to the bigscreen in "Neon Angels." Floria Sigismondi, who…
Last fall, Mike Post was going through his record collection when he came across "Down South Summit Meeting," a blues album World Pacific issued in 1960. It featured Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry…
Sony/ATV Music Publishing has purchased the catalog of Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller, the first significant acquisition for the company since Martin Bandier took over the publisher earlier this month.
Carrie Underwood's dark hit "Before He Cheats" won video of the year, female video and best video director Monday at the fan-voted CMT Music Awards.
A panel of copyright judges rejected Monday the requests of Internet radio broadcasters to reconsider a ruling that significantly bumped up the amount of royalties that must be paid to record…
Bypassing judges' recommended shortlist of finalists, the Pulitzer board has awarded its 2007 prize for drama to David Lindsay-Abaire's "Rabbit Hole," about a woman mired in grief and anger over the…
A parade of beautiful Arab singers writhe suggestively in tune to syncopated dance music while messages that stream onscreen contain everything from quips on the video clip playing to flirtatious…
Saturday's Sounds Eclectic Evening, the 6th edition of KCRW's annual benefit concert, was both a survey of the Santa Monica-based NPR outlet's recent discoveries (all six of the acts on the bill…