Country music cabler CMT has greenlit "Foxworthy's Big Night," a 12-episode standup comedy series starring and executive produced by redneck jokester Jeff Foxworthy.
Phil Walden, who managed the career of Otis Redding and co-founded the label Capricorn with Atlantic Records UK rep Frank Fenter, died Sunday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 66.
Banking on regulatory bodies singing a new tune, Warner Music Group and EMI are considering resumption of merger talks "within months." Citigroup and UBS reportedly have been lined up to advise EMI…
MTV Networks Intl. will preem edgy street culture series "Barrio 19" across MTV mobile channels April 24, a month ahead of its television bow.
The value of EMI stock rose to a 12-month high of £2.77 ($4.93) Thursday, as the music company tipped investors to expect its first full year of growth in five years, driven by digital music…
In interviews teasing the release of their upcoming Fat Possum album "Bitter Tea," Fiery Furnaces guitarist-songwriter Matthew Friedberger has taken to describing the band's sound as "sissy…
An angry federal judge threw out an illegal music downloading lawsuit against a 14-year-old girl after recording industry plaintiffs ignored a court order.
Now that the Rolling Stones have rocked China, concert promoters are eager to give Chinese auds more satisfaction with other Western acts.
Major League Baseball has put rock 'n' roll in its starting lineup, and musical acts are being invited to step up and improve their averages.
What's the cost of a stamp? Priceless, it seems, to the estate of Roy Orbison, which has ramped up an effort to get the late rock crooner honored by the U.S. Postal Service.
Former Los Angeles Philharmonic publicity director Elizabeth Hinckley has brought her agency into the Rogers & Cowan to create a division, called Definitive Culture, within the PR and marketing…