For nearly a decade, Mark Oliver Everett (aka E), the only constant of the Los Angeles band Eels, has taken special pleasure in toying with his audience's expectations. The Eels Orchestra shows of…
Warner Music reportedly is eyeing Bertelsmann's BMG Music Publishing unit. Bertelsmann is selling the division to partially repay a credit line of E4.5 billion ($5.7 billion) the company is using to…
Jane's Addiction was one of the most iconic acts of its era -- in a love-'em-or-hate-'em way -- because of the band's insistently loopy individualism. It's strange, then, that a sort-of reunion -…
Music company Sanctuary Group has ousted chief exec Andy Taylor as a director of the company after discovering errors in the way the company's accounts were presented.
Foreign investment, market standardization and new technology will give China's digital music sector a major boost, according to the head of a leading org here.
When Rufus Wainwright re-creates Judy Garland's 1961 concert at Carnegie Hall June 14 and 15, he'll have some gigantic ruby slippers to fill. It's not just that Garland is considered one of the…
One hundred thirty Beatles songs -- or at least slivers of them -- form the soundtrack to the latest Cirque du Soleil extravaganza, the first Cirque show to start with the music and then develop a…
Having wrapped their deal with the Beatles, Cirque du Soleil has moved on to another rock 'n' roll icon, Elvis Presley.
Gomez's almost total lack of image can be refreshing. Its members don't appear on the album covers (including "How We Operate," its recent release for Dave Matthew's ATO imprint) or at the latest…
Coldplay will make the only Southeast Asian stop of its 2006 tour on July 10 at the inaugural MTV Centerstage Singapore.
Country radio has pretty much ignored the first two singles from the Dixie Chicks' "Taking the Long Way." First album from the Chicks since their George W. Bush brouhaha in 2003 was released Tuesday.