1. ‘Psych’ Star Dule Hill to join Broadway's 'After Midnight'

    July 25, 2013 12:29 AM EDT Dule Hill will be tapping into his dancing roots when he joins Broadway's "After Midnight," a musical celebrating Duke Ellington's years at the famous Cotton Club nightclub in Harlem. Producers said Wednesday the actor and trai ...

  2. Publishing Briefs: Kobalt Music Group Inks Deal With Paul McCartney, MPL Communications

    July 24, 2012 6:00 AM EDT Kobalt Signs Up McCartney Kobalt Music Group Ltd.has signed an exclusive long-term administration deal with Paul McCartney and MPL Communications covering the world outside North America, the U.K. and Ireland. As part of the deal, Kobalt will also ...

  3. 'Women Who Rock' Exhibit Opens, Features Lady Gaga's Meat Dress

    May 13, 2011 8:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 Dubbed "the meat dress," Lady Gaga's provocative ensemble from the 2010 MTV VMAs went down in history almost instantaneously, sparking public discussion over how, exactly, one wears an outfit made of raw meat. Now, in a new exhibit op ...

  4. Faithfull Surrounded By Stars On New Album

    January 22, 2009 5:08 PM EST 0 0 0 Veteran vocalist Marianne Faithfull is surrounded by top-shelf collaborators on the album "Easy Come, Easy Go," due March 17 from Decca. The Hal Willner-produced project, his first full album with Faithfull since 1987, features covers of M ...

  5. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before an appreciative crowd estimated at 70,000. 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before ...

  6. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before an appreciative crowd estimated at 70,000. 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before ...

  7. Singer Frankie Laine Dies At 93

    February 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Frankie Laine, the big-voiced singer whose string of hits made him one of the most popular entertainers of the 1950s, died yesterday (Feb. 6). He was 93. Frankie Laine, the big-voiced singer whose string of hits made him one of the most popular ente ...

  8. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1986 - </b>David Crosby of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young is released from prison after serving time for drug and weapons charges.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform ...

  9. BESSIE SMITH AND THE NIGHT RIDERS

    January 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 A little-known episode in legendary blues singer Bessie Smith's career comes to life in this playfully fictionalized account. (Picture book. Ages 5-8) A little-known episode in legendary blues singer Bessie Smith's career comes to life in ...

  10. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1986 - </b>David Crosby of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young is released from prison after serving time for drug and weapons charges.<br clear="none"/><br clear="none"/> 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform ...

  11. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before an appreciative crowd estimated at 70,000. 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a d ...

  12. Labels Rolling Out A Bounty Of 'Blues'

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The U.S. Congress has declared 2003 "the year of the blues," and Sony Legacy and Universal Music Enterprises (UME) are rolling out a flood of releases tied to the fall PBS series "Martin Scorsese Pres The U.S. Congress has declared 20 ...

  13. Legacy Tells 'The Story Of The Blues'

    April 24, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Columbia/Legacy will release a two-CD blues anthology on June 3 as a prelude to Martin Scorsese's seven-part PBS series on the genre. Columbia/Legacy will release a two-CD blues anthology on June 3 as a prelude to Martin Scorsese's seven-p ...

  14. This Day in Music

    August 08, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a driving rain before an appreciative crowd estimated at 70,000. 1998 - The Rolling Stones perform their first concert in Russia, playing through a d ...

  15. Peggy Lee Dies At 81

    January 22, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Peggy Lee, the singer-composer whose smoky, insinuating voice in such songs as "Is That All There Is" and "Fever" made her a jazz and pop legend, died yesterday (Jan. 21) in Los Angeles. She was 81. L Peggy Lee, the singer-compos ...

  16. AMERICAN ROOTS MUSIC

    January 19, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Effectively covering the vast, ever-vibrant tapestry that is American vernacular music in just four hours is a nearly insurmountable challenge. Effectively covering the vast, ever-vibrant tapestry that is American vernacular music in just four hours ...

  17. Sunday Morning Prayer Meeting With Mahalia Jackson

    July 07, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Gospel music begat soul music, and soul singing (albeit a debased form of it) informs many of the R&B-laced pop hits of today. Gospel music begat soul music, and soul singing (albeit a debased form of it) informs many of the R&B-laced pop hi ...