Serial drama television series

  1. 'Nashville' -- Rookie of the Year?

    October 15, 2012 9:39 AM EDT ABC's 'Nashville' pulls in viewers and sells a few songs in the process. The ABC show "Nashville" scored some of the highest ratings of any rookie program this fall season, but fans of the drama didn't instantly log ...

  2. 'Nashville' Debuts to Strong Ratings

    October 11, 2012 6:41 PM EDT The ABC show "Nashville" scored some of the highest ratings of any rookie program this fall season, but fans of the drama didn't instantly log on to iTunes after the premiere's conclusion on Oct. 10. Big Machine released three ...

  3. Thomas Golubic, 'Breaking Bad' Music Supervisor, Answers Six Questions @ BB Film & TV Music Conference

    October 26, 2011 2:40 PM EDT The music supervisor on "Breaking Bad" -- who had previously worked with Gary Calamar on "Six Feet Under" - talks about how music placements evolve along with a show's plot and characters, and how licensing music for telev ...

  4. @Film and TV Conference: Mad About 'Mad Men'

    October 28, 2010 12:00 AM EDT From left, Matthew Weiner, "Mad Men" creator; David Carbonara, the show's composer; and Jennifer Harmon, membership representative of ASCAP. PHOTO: ARNOLD TURNER During an intimate discussion with ASCAP membership representative Jen ...

  5. Fan-Funded Act Signs To Atlantic/Chop Shop

    January 13, 2010 12:00 AM EST U.K. rock act Scars on 45 has graduated from fan-funded Web platform Slicethepie to sign a multi-album deal with Atlantic Records/Chop Shop Records. London-based Slicethepie is an online platform that enables acts to secure direct funding from its ...

  6. U.K. iTunes Store To Sell HBO Shows

    September 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Apple's U.K. iTunes store has made HBO's TV shows available for download for the first time in the U.K. Emmy Award-winning shows "The Sopranos" and "Sex And The City" are available, while current episodes of "The ...

  7. Joss Stone Onboard With 'The Tudors'

    August 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Joss Stone will star in the third season of Showtime's "The Tudors" as Anne of Cleves, Henry VIII's fourth wife. Stone will appear in three episodes of the show, which is currently filming in Dublin. The singer has been expandi ...

  8. Maroon 5 Helps Open CW Upfront Presentation

    May 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Maroon 5 opened the CW's Upfront presentation today (May 13) at Lincoln Center in New York with a five-song set, including "Makes Me Wonder" and crowd-pleaser "This Love." In a year where the networks are hyping their aust ...

  9. Apple Warms To Variable Pricing?

    May 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Is Apple warming to the idea of variable pricing? One could say it is based on details surrounding its newly announced deal with HBO. Apple is selling several of the company's original TV series at different prices--$2 for episodes of "S ...

  10. 'Weeds' Soundtrack Set For June

    April 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The third season soundtrack to Showtime's "Weeds" will be initially released as a digital exclusive on June 3. The soundtrack, which features "Little Boxes," the show's theme song by Randy Newman, also includes tracks ...