A Superior Court judge ruled Tuesday that a lawsuit brought by the Beach Boys' Mike Love against former band member Al Jardine can proceed to trial.
The hip-hop quartet Pretty Ricky took the No. 1 slot in the nation's album sales as two discs topped sales of 100,000 each for the first time this year.
Sony BMG Music is reaching the end of its legal travails over the virus-like anti-piracy software it installed on CDs in 2005. Diskery has reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission…
If attracting 15,000 screaming fans doesn't prove once and for all that "High School Musical" has become the pop culture movement of its time, then nothing will. The kids wrapped up their 40-city…
Although Paul Weller hasn't exactly been missing from the Stateside concert scene over the past few years, his three-night Gotham stint was greeted as a capital-e Event, one that prompted some fans…
The Police are back in business. The rock trio -- Sting, Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers -- will reunite and open the Grammy Awards on Feb. 11 from the Staples Center. Kudocast is on CBS.
After 34 years of a comicbook presence in rock 'n' roll, Kiss has created a comicbook entertainment company. Platinum Studios and Kiss Catalog, the company run by Kiss leaders Gene Simmons and Paul…
Bollywood film composer O.P. Nayyar died of cardiac arrest Saturday in Mumbai. He was 81. Known for toe-tapping numbers such as classic disco fave "Mera naam Chin Chin Choo" (My Name Is Chin Chin…
Trust Steve Reich, unique among practitioners in the ranks of musical minimalism, to find and attach a human face to an art that others have been content to paint with faceless anonymity. "Daniel…
Amanda Marks, who runs Universal Music Group's new-media and technologies division eLabs, has been upped to exec VP-general manager of digital distribution.
In one of his biggest hits, Bob Seger addressed the passage of time with a wistful note that his protagonist was "Still the Same" -- a description that could certainly apply to the 61-year-old…