Prague's burgeoning Moffom fest (Music on Film/Film on Music) unspools Wednesday with more than 100 screenings and 50 guests who know how to jam.
With her exaggerated Cockney accent, affinity for hip-hop and reggae and songs of disaffected British youth, London warbler Lily Allen is often compared to the Streets. Her L.A. debut showed the…
Alberto Iglesias swept the board at the World Soundtrack Awards Saturday, clinching composer and soundtrack for the music he wrote for "The Constant Gardener."
EMI sees pretax profit slumping 34% in the first half to £27 million (about $50 million) as its release sked skews heavily to later in the year with new albums by Robbie Williams, Norah Jones and…
There are people born to be onstage -- and then there are the Pet Shop Boys. For the better part of two decades, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe have existed in a rather unique cocoon, one that's let…
Friday the 13th was blamed for a handful of occurrences at Los Lobos' packed debut at Disney Concert Hall: An amp wouldn't stop feeding back; a strap broke and an electric guitar crashed to the floor…
UCLA Live's "Roots" series certainly lived up to its name Wednesday night, as two American originals -- Merle Haggard and Ramblin' Jack Elliott -- made their Royce Hall debut. Haggard commented that…
It's two steps forward, one step back for China's burgeoning rock/hip-hop scene, as authorities canceled Jay-Z's upcoming China debut with less than two weeks' notice. New York rapper was due to make…
Poor Audra McDonald. The four-time Tony winner has worked herself into a position where audiences arrive at her appearances expecting nothing short of absolute perfection. The magic of McDonald is…
MTV Networks has tapped sales vets Sean Moran and Jim Perry to head up ad sales efforts for MTV 360 and Nickelodeon and MTVN Kids and Family Group, separately.
Evanescence, the goth band from Arkansas, sold 447,000 copies of their third studio album "The Open Door" in the week ended Sunday to debut at No. 1, according to Nielsen SoundScan.