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.
Having wrapped their deal with the Beatles, Cirque du Soleil has moved on to another rock 'n' roll icon, Elvis Presley.
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…
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.
Determined to keep the world's fourth largest media conglom in private hands, Bertelsmann's majority shareholding Mohn family is buying back a 25% stake in the company from Belgian holding Groupe…
Tweeners just can't get enough of "High School Musical." Disney Channel's hugely popular made-for, which has already spawned a hit soundtrack, racked up more than 400,000 units in first-day DVD sales…
The Red Hot Chili Peppers' ninth studio album may have cooled in its second week to the tune of 65% fewer records sold, but the two-CD, Rick Rubin-produced "Stadium Arcadium" (Warner Bros.) retained…