Sony Music's licensing division has set up a Web site to provide potential partners with access to its entire library of more than 100 years worth of music.
Digital music store MusicNet is making its first move into what many in its space have identified as one of the biggest potential markets: college campuses.
Universal Music Group chief Doug Morris is predicting the company could boost its market share by 4% this year. Morris and several UMG execs spoke to analysts in London on the first leg of a…
Just for Variety - GOOD MORNING: Does anyone out there have a color copy of the 1957 CBS "Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella" starring Julie Andrews? R&H, PBS and Julie have entered into a deal to…
MTV, MTV2, VH1, VHI Classic and BET will simultaneously air a 30-minute television special featuring performances and interviews with Prince on Wednesday.
The RIAA's lawsuits against digital pirates have led a to a decrease in the number of people illegally trading music online -- but they are pushing the most dedicated downloaders onto new…
CNET Networks is picking up where the defunct MP3.com left off, launching a new service offering free music downloads for unsigned artists.
Kid Rock's newest Atlantic album (titled, simply, "Kid Rock") finds the Detroit musician behaving much more seriously then his reputation would have you believe. It's almost a relief, then, that his…
David Bowie's fifth L.A. perf in three months was a bit of a puzzler. For every positive note, something else nagged -- his voice was gorgeous and powerful, but too much of the material was subpar…
It's rare when a single moment from a concert perfectly encapsulates a performer, but one occurred during the opening show of Morrissey's five-night stand at L.A.'s Wiltern. To be granted access to…
Like his 'N Sync buddy Justin Timberlake, J.C. Chasez just wants to be taken seriously. It's clear from his solo debut, with songs about sex and masturbation that often don't fall into typical…