With the release of "Everything I've Got in My Pocket" (Rounder), actress Minnie Driver has joined other thesps with the credo "all I really want to do is sing." But if someone walked into the…
David Massey, who brought Anastacia, Good Charlotte and Phantom Planet into the Sony Music fold, has been named executive VP, A&R, Sony Music Label Group U.S., and president, Daylight Records.
Thesp Daryl Hannah, musician Willie Nelson, television shows and films were recognized Wednesday night at the 14th annual Environmental Media Assn. Awards.
Radio bad boy Howard Stern is planning a rally in Gotham's Union Square today, where he'll rail against corporate radio and hand out "electronic turkeys," expected to be Sirius satellite radios, to…
Moving up the release of Eminem's "Encore" paid handsome dividends for Interscope Records and Universal Music Group, giving the distrib the top three albums in the country and the highest one-week…
A lesson in swing was provided by the three acts touring under the header "The Joint Is Jumpin'." Clarence Gatemouth Brown tackles a multitude of strains of American music created in the past 60…
Andrea Marcovicci labels herself a "chatty chanteuse" with a knack for creating nostalgia for people, places and things that never really existed. In her show at the Algonquin Hotel -- her 17th…
Warner Music is getting is making a broad push into the ringtone biz, signing a deal with mobile technology company M-Qube to offer the cellular jingles directly to consumers.
After years of licensing tracks from the major labels, vidgame giant Electronic Arts is getting into the music biz. Company is launching a music publishing venture in conjunction with Cherry Lane…
Clear Channel Radio is making a significant investment in its online operations in a bid to compete more aggressively in the thriving Internet music space.
At the Mayan, the front section of the audience is reserved exclusively for the "all ages" crowd -- there's no alcohol allowed, so underage audience members have no choice but to be up front. At the…