Five world premieres appear on the Los Angeles Philharmonic's 2007/08 season, its fifth in Walt Disney Concert Hall, in addition to a survey of Sibelius' seven symphonies.
Telecoms giant BT has inked a pact to show Universal Music artists' videos on its BT Vision television service.
This year's honorary Oscar for composer Ennio Morricone is viewed by many in the Hollywood music community as just compensation for being denied the Oscar for his 1986 masterwork on orchestra and…
After overlooking "Dreamgirls" in the best picture and director races, the Academy seemingly added insult to injury by enforcing its new best song bylaw upon one of the pic's three nominees…
This year's race for the original score Oscar is, like last year's, multicultural, with a Frenchman, a Spaniard and an Argentinian competing against two Americans. Two are first-time nominees and one…
The double bill of former Cibo Matto frontwoman Miho Hatori and Los Angeles' power poppers Los Abandoned was a study in contrasts. While both acts are adept at mixing cultures and languages, Hatori's…
The day after they opened the Grammy Awards telecast, the Police broke the news that they will begin a global tour on May 28 in Vancouver, B.C., that will run into the early part of next year.
Gordon Goodwin is a 2007 nominee, as well as a past Grammy winner and the proud owner of three Emmys. But don't watch for him during the ceremony; he'll likely be watching from home.
EMI Group has appointed newspaper executive Sly Bailey as senior independent director, succeeding John Gildersleeve, who recently became the music company's chairman.
In their first public gig since being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003, the reunited Police -- Sting, Stewart Copeland and Andy Summers -- took the stage at the 49th annual Grammy…