Epic A&R exec Ben Goldman has moved down the hall within Sony Music, becoming senior veep, A&R, at Columbia Records.
Rod Stewart's return to rock music debuted at No. 1, buoyed by the singer's string of recent TV appearances, including a spot on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars."
The first Turks & Caicos Intl. Film Fest, celebrating the fusion of music and cinema, kicks off Oct. 17 and will honor composer John Debney and the late Tupac Shakur.
Sony Pictures is learning the downside of owning a video-sharing Web site. Grouper Networks, the Netco the studio bought this summer, and media-sharing site Bolt.com have been sued for copyright…
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…