Music trade body the Intl. Federation of the Phonographic Industry unveiled a fresh wave of legal action Tuesday and warned parents that they could face stiff fines if their children download music…
The Dave Matthews Band is putting its entire library online for the first time, pacting with Apple. Fans can download individual tracks and entire albums from the iTunes Music Store for 99¢ and $9.99…
A day after Tom Lipsky ankled as president and CEO of Sanctuary Records Group in North America, the troubled U.K.-based indie shook up its board and brought in a new money man.
With little fanfare, the Writers Guild of America West has launched an organizing drive among Hollywood's music composers.
Both sides in the Apple Corps v. Apple Computer trademark dispute trial are prepping closing arguments after the final witnesses finished their testimony Monday.
Madonna, whose 56-date "Re-Invention Tour" pulled in a year's best $125 million in 2004, will launch her international "Confessions Tour" on May 21 in Los Angeles. Trek currently consists of 14 U.S…
Tom Lipsky will depart his position as prexy-CEO of Sanctuary Records Group in North America as part of the company's global restructuring. Lipsky will leave the company effective June 30 but will…
To say that it's been a long, strange trip for Alejandro Escovedo would be understating things to a wild degree. After meandering into the first wave of West Coast punk rock as a film student…
When the Strokes blossomed beyond Manhattan five years ago, they gave rock 'n' roll formulas a good name thanks to variations on a Velvet Underground/Feelies theme. Now they're armed with three…
Retro soul music act Gnarls Barkley has stormed to the top of the U.K. music charts on the strength of downloads alone, marking the first time a track has been number one in the U.K. before the…