Starbucks and Concord Music Group, which partnered on Ray Charles' "Genius Loves Company" and Sergio Mendes' "Timeless," have created a joint record label, Hear Music, that will issue its first…
If you were going to draw the map of Jersey Shore music, Bruce Springsteen would be on one pole and Antonella Barba, the recently rejected "American Idol" contestant, the other. My Chemical Romance…
While rumors of a Jackson 5 reunion tour continue to simmer, some Michael Jackson fans apparently couldn't wait for his next official appearance.
To many diehard Beatle fans and critics, Yoko Ono is the "dragon lady" of rock. So it wasn't surprising last week that Ono put the kibosh on a public screening of "Three Days in the Life," a doc…
Brad Delp, the lead singer for the band Boston, was found dead Friday in his home in southern New Hampshire. He was 55.
Jazz singer Kurt Elling has taken the brazen step of composing lyrics to fit Dexter Gordon's solo on his 1976 version of "Body and Soul." The lyric wisely mentions that the experiment could be a…
At 80, Charlie Louvin is one of country music's most enduring statesmen. Although he's had limited commercial success since the 1965 death of his brother Ira -- with whom he had a slew of gospel and…
Bill Chinnock, a musician and contemporary of Bruce Springsteen in the early 1970s, died Wednesday in Yarmouth, Maine, police said. He was 59.
A long-running row between the Intl. Federation of the Phonographic Industry and Yahoo! China over copyright infringement is going to court in Beijing after the IFPI said it would sue Yahoo! China…
Brian Wilson sang three songs from the Beach Boys' classic album "Pet Sounds" Wednesday morning at Capitol Records to kick off a retail campaign to get CD buyers to fill in holes in their music…