Entertainment

  1. MTV Rebranding College TV Network

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST CTN to be relaunched as mtvU. CTN to be relaunched as mtvU. News ...

  2. Altnet Links With Grokster

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Altnet, the commercial file-swapping service that runs simultaneously with peer-to-peer networks, has inked a distribution deal with Grokster. Altnet, the commercial file-swapping service that runs simultaneously with peer-to-peer networks, has in ...

  3. Dido Holds On For 'Life' On Eurochart

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dido's "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista) notches a 15th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It returns to the top in the U.K., on weekly sales of 30,000, and holds at No. 1 in Holland, Ireland and Dido's "Life for Rent ...

  4. Dido Holds On For 'Life' On Eurochart

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dido's "Life for Rent" (Cheeky/Arista) notches a 15th week at No. 1 on European Top 100 Albums. It returns to the top in the U.K., on weekly sales of 30,000, and holds at No. 1 in Holland, Ireland and Dido's "Life for Rent ...

  5. OutKast Singles Still Steady

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Rap duo holds on to top two Hot 100 spots. Rap duo holds on to top two Hot 100 spots. News ...

  6. OutKast Singles Still Steady

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week to crooner Josh Groban, the Atlanta-based hip-hop duo still has a lock on the Hot 100. "Hey Ya!" cruises to its seventh week atop the While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on ...

  7. Walt Wilson Leaves Compendia Label

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Senior VP/GM exits Nashville post. Walt Wilson exits Nashville-based Compendia Records, where he had been senior VP/GM since 2001. His duties will be divided between Ric Pepin, who is VP of marketing and promotion for Compendia Records, and Mike O ...

  8. Strictly Rhythm Vets Start Launch

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Gladys Pizarro, former A&R director of the defunct Strictly Rhythm Records, is starting a new production company, Launch Entertainment. Launch will work closely with Strictly Rhythm founder/CEO Ma Gladys Pizarro, former A&R director of ...

  9. Beatles, Pop Exhibits To Grace TV/Radio Museum

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Exhibits on the Beatles and U.S. pop music are set to open Feb. 6 at the Museum of Television & Radio, which has facilities in New York and L.A. Exhibits on the Beatles and U.S. pop music are set to open Feb. 6 at the Museum of Television ...

  10. Beatles, Pop Exhibits To Grace TV/Radio Museum

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Exhibits on the Beatles and U.S. pop music are set to open Feb. 6 at the Museum of Television & Radio, which has facilities in New York and L.A. Exhibits on the Beatles and U.S. pop music are set to open Feb. 6 at the Museum of Television ...

  11. OutKast Singles Still Steady

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 this week to crooner Josh Groban, the Atlanta-based hip-hop duo still has a lock on the Hot 100. "Hey Ya!" cruises to its seventh week atop the While OutKast lost the No. 1 album on ...

  12. Wilson Phillips Reforms, Records

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wilson Phillips is reuniting for its first album in a dozen years. In May, Columbia Records will release "Pacific Coast Highway," a collection of cover tunes. Wilson Phillips is reuniting for its first album in a dozen years. In May, Col ...

  13. Renner Out At Uni Germany

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Germany chairman/CEO Tim Renner is to quit the Berlin-based company at the end of January, according to a statement issued this morning. Universal Music Germany chairman/CEO Tim Renner is to quit the Berlin-based company at the end ...

  14. Renner Out At Uni Germany

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Universal Music Germany chairman/CEO Tim Renner is to quit the Berlin-based company at the end of January, according to a statement issued this morning. Universal Music Germany chairman/CEO Tim Renner is to quit the Berlin-based company at the end ...

  15. Classical Score

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes an unknown work can shed new light on composers we think we know. It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes a ...

  16. Classical Score

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes an unknown work can shed new light on composers we think we know. It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes a ...

  17. 3 Doors Down

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST x x News ...

  18. Euro Border Breakers Awards To Bow At Midem

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is to launch a music awards ceremony to promote up-and-coming European talent whose works have started to travel across boundaries in the European Uni The European Commission, the EU's ex ...

  19. Euro Border Breakers Awards To Bow At Midem

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is to launch a music awards ceremony to promote up-and-coming European talent whose works have started to travel across boundaries in the European Uni The European Commission, the EU's ex ...

  20. Isley Twisting Into Men's Fashion

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the world of fashion. The Grammy Award winner has partnered with Tendler Furs in New York for the "Ronald Isley aka Mr. Biggs Fur Collection." Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the worl ...

  21. Euro Border Breakers Awards To Bow At Midem

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Awards to promote up-and-coming talent. Awards to promote up-and-coming talent. News ...

  22. Koch Entertainment, Master P Strike Deal

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Koch Entertainment has finalized a label-services deal with Master P's New No Limit Records label. Koch Entertainment has finalized a label-services deal with Master P's New No Limit Records label, with the first record under the deal co ...

  23. Miguel Still Adding Dates

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mexican superstar Luis Miguel will launch the second leg of his world tour today. Mexican superstar Luis Miguel will launch the second leg of his world tour today with the first of a series of 21 concerts at Mexico City's Auditorio Nacional. ...

  24. Radiohead, Pixies Confirm For Coachella

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Radiohead and the Pixies will perform on the first day of the fifth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival. As expected, organizers have officially confirmed that Radiohead and the Pixies will perform on the first day of the fifth Coachell ...

  25. Christian Acts Readying U2 Tribute

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sixpence None The Richer, Tait, Audio Adrenaline, Delirious, Jars Of Clay, Nichole Nordeman and TobyMac are among the artists participating in a 13-song salute to the music of U2. Sixpence None The Richer, Tait, Audio Adrenaline, Delirious, Jars O ...

  26. Super Bowl Performers Grow

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST P. Diddy, Kid Rock and Nelly have joined the lineup for the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show. P. Diddy, Kid Rock and Nelly have joined the lineup for the Super Bowl XXXVIII halftime show, set for Feb. 1 at Houston's Reliant Stadium and broadc ...

  27. Hughley, Chappelle Lead UrbanWorks Promotion

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Los Angeles-based UrbanWorks Entertainment is gearing up for a large-scale Black History Month promotion next month. Los Angeles-based UrbanWorks Entertainment is gearing up for a large-scale Black History Month promotion next month. Key titles in ...

  28. Isley Twisting Into Men's Fashion

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the world of fashion. The Grammy Award winner has partnered with Tendler Furs in New York for the "Ronald Isley aka Mr. Biggs Fur Collection." Ronald Isley is the latest artist to enter the worl ...

  29. Wilson Tops Handy Noms

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Singer and harmonica virtuoso Kim Wilson leads the field of nominees for the 2004 W.C. Handy Awards, presented by the non-profit Blues Foundation in recognition of the year's best work in the blues fi Singer and harmonica virtuoso Kim Wilson ...

  30. Groban Nabs First No. 1 Album

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Josh Groban's "Closer" bolts 11-1 this week to give the singer his first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200. U.S. sales of the Reprise Records set were up 34% to 100,000 copies for the chart week, bring Josh Groban's "Closer ...

  31. Euro Border Breakers Awards To Bow At Midem

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is to launch a music awards ceremony to promote up-and-coming European talent whose works have started to travel across boundaries in the European Uni The European Commission, the EU's ex ...

  32. Euro Border Breakers Awards To Bow At Midem

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST New event spotlights new Euro talent The European Commission, the EU's executive body, is to launch a music awards ceremony to promote up-and-coming European talent whose works have started to travel across boundaries in the European Union. T ...

  33. BPI Poised To Sue Downloaders

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST British music industry aims at P2P file-sharers. British music industry aims at P2P file-sharers. News ...

  34. BPI Poised To Sue Downloaders

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The British music industry will consider suing individuals who illegally distribute music online, BPI director general Andrew Yeates told a parliamentary advisory forum in London on Tuesday. The British music industry will consider suing individua ...

  35. KaZaA Could Filter Copyrighted Music, Critics Say

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Peer-to-peer file-trading networks like KaZaA could prevent users from downloading music, movies and other copyrighted material if they had any desire to do so, media and technology experts said on Tu Peer-to-peer file-trading networks like KaZaA ...

  36. BPI Poised To Sue Downloaders

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The British music industry will consider suing individuals who illegally distribute music online, BPI director general Andrew Yeates told a parliamentary advisory forum in London on Tuesday. The British music industry will consider suing individua ...

  37. BPI Poised To Sue Downloaders

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST The British music industry will consider suing individuals who illegally distribute music online, BPI director general Andrew Yeates told a parliamentary advisory forum in London on Tuesday. The British music industry will consider suing individua ...

  38. Grammy Hall Adds 33 Classic Songs, Albums

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Queen's 1976 rock opera "Bohemian Rhapsody," Marvin Gaye's 1973 album "Let's Get It On" and Simon & Garfunkel's signature 1965 song "Sounds of Silence" are among 33 recordings added to the ...

  39. U.K. Retailer Fopp Posts Gains In 2003

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Independent retailer Fopp buoyed by strong DVD and books performance in December, ends up with year-on-year growth of 57%. U.K. independent retailer Fopp will today announce year-on-year sales growth of 57%. The 14-store chain will report sales of ...

  40. Beats & Rhymes

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Billboard's crystal ball reveals who should win -- and who will actually win -- Grammy awards in the rap categories. Billboard's crystal ball reveals who should win -- and who will actually win -- Grammy awards in the rap categories. New ...

  41. Beats & Rhymes

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Billboard's crystal ball reveals who should win -- and who will actually win -- Grammy awards in the rap categories. Billboard's crystal ball reveals who should win -- and who will actually win -- Grammy awards in the rap categories. New ...

  42. Casey Stratton

    January 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST x x News ...

  43. Prince's Trust Charity Launches U.K. Urban Music Fest

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Prince's Trust, the U.K. charity founded by the Prince of Wales, is planning to stage what it describes as Britain's largest-ever urban music event. "The Prince's Trust Urban Music Festival" will The Prince's Trus ...

  44. MSG/Radio City Prez Exits

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Seth G. Abraham has exited as president of venue operator/producer Madison Square Garden/Radio City Entertainment. No successor has been named. Seth G. Abraham has exited as president of venue operator/producer Madison Square Garden/Radio City Ent ...

  45. Zappa Case Settled Out Of Court

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST A dispute between a Canadian furniture store that used the late Frank Zappa's music in a TV commercial and the rocker's widow was settled out of court Tuesday. A dispute between a Canadian furniture store that used the late Frank Zappa&# ...

  46. Randy VanWarmer Dead At 48

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Randy VanWarmer died Monday of leukemia. He was 48. Singer/songwriter Randy VanWarmer died Monday of leukemia. He was 48. Denver native VanWarmer (born Randall Van Wormer) exploded onto the pop scene in 1979 with the ballad " ...

  47. Indie Film Company Using Flexplay For Promo Discs

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Had to Be Made Films (HTBMF) will hand out Flexplay discs of its documentary "I Don't Know Jack" at the Sundance International Film Festival this weekend in Park City, Utah. Had to Be Made Films (HTBMF) will hand out Flexplay discs ...

  48. WMG: Sylvia Rhone Still In Place

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Contrary to a report yesterday on radio station WBLS New York, Sylvia Rhone is not leaving her post as chairman of Elektra Entertainment Group, according to a Warner Music Group representative. Contrary to a report yesterday on radio station WBLS ...

  49. Clarkson, Aiken To Hit Road

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST "American Idol" Vet Plan Tour "American Idol" Vet Plan Tour News ...

  50. Moonshine Records VP Exits

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dan Perloff leaves L.A.-based dance label. Dan Perloff leaves L.A.-based dance label. News Dan Perloff ...

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