The American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers has filed 24 copyright infringement actions against nightclubs, bars and restaurants in 15 states and the District of Columbia for playing…
Former Arista/J Records exec Adam Lowenberg has been named senior VP of marketing at Virgin Records.
International music trade fair Midem tuned into the world of jazz Monday when it honored Blue Note principal Bruce Lundvall as its personality of the year at a gala dinner.
Hotcake stock Sirius said Monday it's inked an exclusive marketing pact with Interscope Geffen A&M Records, whose topper Jimmy Iovine will help develop programming for the Gotham-based subscription…
The TV, film and recording industries in Asia Pacific have come together for the first time to battle increasing peer-to-peer uploads and downloads that are wreaking havoc on their businesses.
Delegates at Midem, Europe's biggest music industry trade fair, are being told they can look forward to significant increases in revenue -- if they can get focused.
Jermaine Dupri, the producer responsible for hits from Usher, TLC, Mariah Carey and Monica, has been named president of newly designated Virgin Records Urban Music.
Signaling it's still a strong competitor in the digital music biz dominated by Apple, Napster is expanding into Germany and Monday closed a private placement of 7.1 million shares that will bring in…
Hollywood is ready for a kudocast overhaul. "I don't think it's enough to just hand out awards. In order to survive, award shows need to be the variety specials of the new millennium," says Bob Bain…
Sony BMG has established the structure of its Global Marketing Group and made several key appointments.