Though the Jayhawks never really escaped the alt-country tag they received early on, this reunion tour between their two primary songwriters emphasizes the sweet harmonies that were a mainstay of the…
A British court has ruled that a company purporting to make a biopic on Jimi Hendrix has no rights to the late guitarist's music or likeness and has to go through Experience Hendrix for any rights…
ASCAP will honor Annie Lennox and Green Day at its 23rd annual Pop Awards May 22 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Even when he's singing folk songs that are decades old, Bruce Springsteen remains a potent commercial force. The latest disc from the Boss was among six new releases that shook up the top 10 on the…
Music piracy is "an increasingly sophisticated trade plied by savvy multistate criminal operations," according to an industry report, which identifies the top 12 U.S. cities where bootlegging is most…
MTV Networks Intl. has launched its first on-demand broadband and mobile service in Asia. MTV Boombox provides users in South Korea with a customizable online environment featuring local and…
EMI wants to play, but Warner Music is playing hard-to-get. In the latest chapter of the merger that won't die, Warner Music Group has rejected EMI Group's proposal to acquire the music company for…
The producers of Fox dramas "Prison Break" and "House" apparently share similar tastes in music. Final act of Monday night's "Break" featured an extended montage accompanied by the 1998 Massive…
The movie and recording industries would like college students to unlearn certain computer skills, such as using the campus's local area network (LAN) to swap files illegally.
The music industry's four major distributors -- EMI, Sony BMG, Universal and Warner Music -- renewed contracts with Apple Computer on Monday to continue selling songs through the iTunes musicstore.