Documentary "Before the Music Dies" will become the first feature to be distributed by Indie911 online via the Hookah, its new application that allows anyone to sell digital content on their own Web…
Gotham's Prospect Park, Randall's Island and Shea Stadium are among the sites under consideration for July 7's Live Earth concerts to fight global warming.
When Brandi Carlile played the Troubadour toward the end of her tour supporting her debut disc from 2005, she wowed the packed house with near operatic vocal stunts. Her return was a triumphant…
Keely Smith is back in town and she has taken her act on the road, moving a few blocks uptown from her usual stand at Feinstein's at the Regency to the intimate confines of the Cafe Carlyle. "The…
The music industry used the tail end of the spring-break period to unleash a slew of releases, but it did little to reduce the 17% drop in album sales in the first quarter vs. a year earlier.
In the third-season episode of "The Sopranos" titled "Employee of the Month," Dr. Jennifer Melfi (Lorraine Bracco) enters a sandwich shop and sees the photo on the wall of the establishment's honored…
Jazz musician Tony Scott, a clarinetist, composer and arranger who worked with such greats as Billie Holiday and Charlie Parker, has died March 28 in Rome. He was 85.
The European Union isn't done with iTunes yet. Though Apple's deal with EMI on Monday to allow DRM-free downloads seemingly ends the complaints of some European governments and consumers groups that…
In New York: Remember how, after Gianni Versace was murdered, his sister Donatella rose to sudden fashion prominence where she still presides today? Well, let's speculate about the next "name" to…
Choosing to stay in the small but loyal faith-based industry or go for the mainstream stars may be the toughest decision of a Christian artists' career.
Throughout the industry, where many white entertainers hide their light under a bushel, their African-American equivalents are more than happy to let it shine.