MTV's "Total Request Live" is still breathing -- but in what form? A number of staff members at the teen-skewing fave were laid off Wednesday.
Edgar Bronfman Jr. defended the use of digital rights management -- a reaction to recent criticism from Apple CEO Steve Jobs -- but then praised the Apple iPhone for raising the bar on what customers…
A mother & son combo might sound like a somewhat funny Valentine's act, but veteran songstress Sandy Stewart and jazz pianist Bill Charlap are two expert performers with complementary musical…
The Arctic Monkeys and the Killers picked up two trophies each at the Brit Awards Wednesday, as rising homegrown star Amy Winehouse stole the show.
Barenaked Ladies have returned -- 8½ years, seven singles, four albums, a new label and zero lineup changes since "One Week." "Barenaked Ladies are Men," their well-reviewed third release for their…
With its melange of intricate orchestration, new wave idiosyncrasies and dramatic (but not stagy) lyrics, the Arcade Fire would seem to be the very model of the post-modern art-pop machine.
Judy Collins is a consummate storyteller whose gift of communication is fully realized in both the dramatic content of her story songs and the grace and purity of her delivery. The only difference…
Fall Out Boy's fourth album became its first No. 1 as "Infinity on High" (Island) sold 260,000 copies in its opening stanza. As with its last album, "From Under the Cork Tree," the band's success…
EMI Group's share price went into freefall Wednesday as the company admitted that revenues in its recorded music division are expected to drop 15% from last year.
Jay Faires, who has run Lionsgate's music and publishing unit since 2005, has inked a four-year deal formalizing his position as prexy of the division.
Robyn Troup, the 19-year-old singer from Houston who won the chance to sing with Justin Timberlake at the Grammys Sunday, was tossed from "American Idol 6" in Tuesday's telecast.