The Rolling Stones, who Saturday performed for the first time in China, did their bit to promote a local rebel. "We're delighted to have Cui Jian joining us," Stones frontman Sir Mick Jagger said.
At first blush, the Raconteurs would seem to be little more than a vehicle for White Stripes majordomo Jack White to let off some steam. But despite the purposefully low profile -- the band won't…
This season, Doors songs have broke on through, popping up in TV's "Alias," "Entourage," "Sons & Daughters" and about 10 other shows; the upcoming Sony film "Perfect Stranger" will feature a Doors…
Dick Wolf is producing a full-length documentary on the Doors for theatrical release, and "Dogtown" chronicler Stacy Peralta is assembling a social history doc to coincide with the 40th anniversary…
Warner Music Group has tapped Todd Moscowitz to oversee its Independent Label Group comprising Asylum Records, East West Records and Cordless Recordings.
No, she won't sing "New York, New York" -- not even in French. But during her six-week residence at the Oak Room, where the elegant ambience suits her worldly style, Karen Akers will take the…
The rise to the top of the modern-rock heap has certainly been a quick one for Fall Out Boy, Chicago's 5-year-old modern-rock band of the moment. Headlining arenas on the strength of one hit…
Every Jeff Beck show is a virtual clinic on technical mastery of the electric six-string. Wednesday's greatest hits revue, the fourth of six shows in an all-California tour, was an eye-opener.
Ghosts kept rearing their images during Van Hunt's enthralling hourlong set at a packed Roxy Tuesday: Curtis Mayfield perked up when Hunt went into falsetto, Marvin Gaye looked in when the subject…
Edgar Berger has been promoted to CEO of Sony BMG Music Entertainment Germany.