New York City

  1. Electric Zoo Fest Deaths Ruled Drug Overdoses

    September 13, 2013 2:23 AM EDT The New York City medical examiner's office has ruled that two concert-goers who died at an electronic music festival overdosed from MDMA or ecstasy. The medical examiner's office ruled Thursday that 20-year-old Olivia Rotondo and 23-y ...

  2. Come Together: Musical Events Scheduled to Commemorate 10th Anniversary of 9/11

    September 08, 2011 5:30 PM EDT NEW YORK: Remember to Love Trinity Church Sept. 9, first performance at 11 a.m., last performance at 8:30 p.m. Performances by Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Pennsylvania), the Washington (D.C.) Chorus, New York City Master Chorale, Copley Singers (Bost ...

  3. Paul McCartney Finally Works With Decca To Release Ballet

    August 23, 2011 6:00 PM EDT Nearly 50 years after Decca famously rejected the Beatles and reportedly said that the group had "no future in showbusiness," the label is working with Paul McCartney to release his upcoming ballet, "Ocean's Kingdom," Reut ...

  4. Death Row Stand-off To Continue In Court

    November 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST The struggle between the Canadian firm that acquired Death Row in January and the hip-hop label's apparently exiled chief executive is set to continue in a New York City court. Songwriter and music lawyer Lara Lavi became Death Row CEO earlie ...

  5. Whitney Houston Debuts 'I Look For You'

    July 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Whitney Houston held a listening event for her upcoming album, "I Look For You," last night (July 21) at the New York City Lincoln Center Allen Room. Hosted by Clive Davis, the event was attended by Swizz Beatz, Alicia Keys, L.A. Reid, M ...

  6. Natalie Cole Hospitalized Due To Hepatitis C

    September 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Natalie Cole, who recently revealed she had hepatitis C, has been hospitalized as a result of side effects from her medication and a heavy promotional schedule, her representative said Friday. The Grammy-winning singer has been in a New York City ...

  7. Managers, Producers Lauded At MMF Gala

    April 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Hot record producer Mark Ronson and former Pink Floyd managers Peter and Sumi Jenner were among the executives feted last night during the Music Managers Forum Roll of Honour gala, held at London's Hilton Hotel. A New York City-based Brit, Ro ...

  8. Jazz Bassist Jack Lesberg Dies At 85

    October 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Due to complications from Alzheimer's disease. Bassist Jack Lesberg, who played with many of the jazz greats of the 1940s and '50s and had a distinguished career in symphonic orchestras, has died. He was 85. Lesberg died of complications ...