The value of EMI stock rose to a 12-month high of £2.77 ($4.93) Thursday, as the music company tipped investors to expect its first full year of growth in five years, driven by digital music…
In interviews teasing the release of their upcoming Fat Possum album "Bitter Tea," Fiery Furnaces guitarist-songwriter Matthew Friedberger has taken to describing the band's sound as "sissy…
An angry federal judge threw out an illegal music downloading lawsuit against a 14-year-old girl after recording industry plaintiffs ignored a court order.
Now that the Rolling Stones have rocked China, concert promoters are eager to give Chinese auds more satisfaction with other Western acts.
Major League Baseball has put rock 'n' roll in its starting lineup, and musical acts are being invited to step up and improve their averages.
What's the cost of a stamp? Priceless, it seems, to the estate of Roy Orbison, which has ramped up an effort to get the late rock crooner honored by the U.S. Postal Service.
Former Los Angeles Philharmonic publicity director Elizabeth Hinckley has brought her agency into the Rogers & Cowan to create a division, called Definitive Culture, within the PR and marketing…
Snoop Dogg and a bevy of rappers are joining MTV and the Hip-Hop Gaming League to orchestrate a vidgame tournament that will air in segments both on air and online.
Universal Music chairman-CEO Doug Morris earned E14.5 million (about $18 million) for 2005 -- more than five times the E2.5 million that went to his boss, Vivendi topper Jean-Bernard Levy.
Los Angeles Opera general director Placido Domingo came up with a truly memorable gala concert to celebrate the company's 20th. It was an entertainment, a promotional blurb, a history lesson, a…
In an artistically expansive and lengthy program, Pink Floyd guitarist-singer David Gilmour proffered all the material on his lush and languid solo disc while dipping deep into the Floyd catalog to…