It just doesn't seem right to call Broken Social Scene a band. It's too rigid, too limiting a term to describe the Toronto collective, that played the first of two shows at the Henry Fonda Musicbox…
International music trade fair Midem will honor the trio behind July's global Live 8 concerts -- musician and activist Bob Geldof, promoter Harvey Goldsmith and music industry lawyer John Kennedy…
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…