The international side of Universal Music Group is opening its vaults to the digital world. Company will make available more than 100,000 out-of-print European recordings for sale exclusively as…
German music group Jack White Prods. has appointed former BMG topper Thomas Stein CEO with an eye toward expanding its production and artist portfolio. Company founder and current chief exec Jack…
Nearly 65 and performing for nearly 50 years, Ronnie Isley is a man who know how to hold a stage. Not even a stroke or the fact that he could be celebrating the release of the Isley Bros.' new album…
Kurt Elling has returned to his Gotham jazz base at Birdland after testing the waters in the more staid confines of the Algonquin Oak Room last winter. Elling defines the fine and often misunderstood…
IFC Films has acquired domestic theatrical rights to Matthew Barney's latest feature, "Drawing Restraint 9," which stars the filmmaker-artist and his Icelandic pop-star wife Bjork.
Entertainment funding power-house Ingenious has launched its second music venture capital trust, Ingenious Music VCT 2, to raise £30 million ($53 million) to invest in new music enterprises.
Walk into a pub, concert, campus or record store in the next few weeks and expect to get bombarded with swag for CBS' midseason pickup "Love Monkey." The music-centered skein, which follows the…
"American Songbook means I can sing anything I want," quipped Broadway baritone Brian Stokes Mitchell, launching the eighth season for the series at Lincoln Center. What he offered was essentially a…
Since moving into its new home at the Time Warner Center, Lincoln Center has opened up its booking policy to a startling degree, pushing the boundaries of its American Songbook series. The open doors…
After capturing Metallica's emotional meltdown before a shrink, documaker Bruce Sinofsky will now turn his camera on bad-boy rocker Tommy Lee.