Hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons has created DoD, a video-on-demand platform featuring music shows, documentaries, shorts, full-length movies and comedy specials.
The Latin Grammys change of language and network has given the flagging awards show a big shot in the arm.
Two Portuguese singers who use the mournful fado style appear at Royce Hall less than three weeks apart and both demonstrated the styles' seemingly limitless potential. Dulce Pontes creates intense…
Mick Jagger was, as usual, an unstoppable dervish at the Rolling Stones' first stop in Southern California, even as his vocal stumbles kept lyrics in the early going from flowing smoothly on a cool…
Colombian rocker Juanes won three awards and Spanish crooner Alejandro Sanz won two at Thursday's revamped Latin Grammys, which was broadcast in Spanish for the first time and showcased an expanding…
Samantha Morton is in talks to star as Deborah Curtis, widow of Joy Division front man Ian Curtis, in "Control," helmer Anton Corbijn's bigscreen adaptation of Deborah Curtis' tome "Touching From a…
Seeking to increase its presence in the online music business as it expands on the Web, America Online has acquired MusicNow and ditched longtime partner MusicNet.
Coldplay and Green Day shared top spoils at the 12th MTV Europe Music Awards held here on Wednesday. Coldplay picked up gongs for song ("Speed of Sound") and U.K. & Ireland Act. Rock superstars Green…
ASCAP is planning a national conference dedicated to songwriting and composing that will run at the Hollywood Renaissance Hotel April 20-22.
Clearly having a good time, the sandy-voiced baritone Steve Tyrell has moved into the Café Carlyle and taken up the hallowed throne previously occupied by the late Bobby Short. Exceeding the…
Lately, it seems that for Carlos Santana, the cell phone has become as important an instrument as the guitar, what with the surfeit of guest stars that've peppered his albums since 1999's…