Arturo Sandoval will headline a concert for Hurricane Katrina relief at Miami's American Airlines Arena on Sept. 25.
Reviewing a George Clinton/P-Funk All-Stars show these days is almost beside the point. Like the Grateful Dead, a Clinton show is almost by definition going to be a lumpy, inconsistent, occasionally…
In times of national disaster, there is a place for musical escapism as a pressure release -- New Orleans itself became famous for just that, -- and it so happened that the Hollywood Bowl had put…
Universal Pictures has closed a deal for worldwide distribution rights to the untitled period musical starring OutKast's Andre Benjamin and Antwan Patton, aka Andre 3000 and Big Boi.
U2, Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, the Foo Fighters, Garth Brooks and Kanye West have been added as performers on tonight's multi-network Hurricane Katrina relief concert.
Arthurfest, the two-day festival organized by Arthur magazine, an L.A.-based publication that covers the cultural fringes, was nothing if not eclectic. A quick circuit around Arthurfest's three…
Kevin Lawrie takes over as president of the Latin America region for Sony BMG Music on Jan. 1, succeeding Frank J. Welzer, who is retiring.
After opening with two weepy acoustic ballads, the Knitters' John Doe announced those would be the only sad songs played. "Nothing but good times from now on," he said. It's a joke, of course, but it…
Showbiz heavyweights on both coasts are getting out to raise funds for Hurricane Katrina relief. In Gotham, New Orleans musical legends will join major music names for a giant fundraiser Sept. 20 at…
Carla Bley remains one of jazz's quirkier free thinkers, aware of the traditions yet always going her own way with them or without them. For her West Coast tour this month -- which stops at the newly…
Finally, an iPod with call waiting. Apple on Wednesday introduced its long-awaited mobile phone from iTunes. Called Motorola Rokr, it holds up to 100 songs, is being produced by Motorola and sold by…