Paul McCartney's done it, and so has Elvis Costello. Now Danny Elfman has joined their ranks, penning a piece that fits the broad definition of classical music. If that's a far cry from Oingo Boingo…
Released under the Touchstone label in 1993, stop-motion-animated pic "The Nightmare Before Christmas," scripted by Tim Burton, was the Disney anti-musical at a time when the studio was bathing in…
Danny Elfman scored "Men in Black" (1997) and "Men in Black 2" ('02) for Sonnenfeld. While "MIB" highlighted a reeling, comical, sci-fi sound, "MIB2" was a throwback to '60s swinging lounge music.
In New York: Cybil Christopher and Murphy Davis will produce "Last Dance" a new musical featuring the songs of the late Paul Jabara next summer at the Bay Street Theatre in Sag Harbor. "Last Dance"…
Robbie Williams will become the latest in a growing list of foreign pop stars to come to China when he makes his mainland debut Nov. 4 in Shanghai as part of his Close Encounters World Tour.
Beyonce scored the bestselling debut of the year for a solo artist, selling 541,000 copies of "B'Day" (Columbia) in the week ended Sunday. Sales topped those for the 2003 debut from the Destiny's…
Jack Jones breezes into the Algonquin with "Just One of Those Things" and "Stranger in Paradise" -- and autumn in New York feels like a different time and place. We are back in the 1960s, not Beatles…
Feinstein's at the Regency has opened the cabaret season with the Motown songwriting team Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson. In a fever-pitched hour-plus performance, the duo vigorously embrace…
MTV Networks Intl. has tapped a CNN senior exec to spearhead advertising and sponsorship across its international businesses.
In New York: Elton John told the crowd at the Allen Room at Jazz at Lincoln Center, "We've come to face the facts that we've seen our day in the sun in terms of radio airplay. All we want now is to…