1. Business Matters: Is Music Still Core to Sony Corp's Mission?

    April 12, 2012 5:25 PM EDT Music May Be Losing Significance to Sony Sony Corp. wants to revitalize its electronics business, but how will it use music to get there? The company announced a transformation plan Thursday that includes shedding 10,000 jobs , or 6% of its global ...

  2. Bob Marley Doc to Stream on Facebook While in Theaters

    April 12, 2012 9:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Bob Marley documentary "Marley" will stream on Facebook simultaneously during its theatrical opening, a signal that social media may also play a role in shifting movie release windows. Such day-and-date releases have become increasingl ...

  3. Bob Marley Documentary to Stream on Facebook While in Theaters

    April 12, 2012 7:55 AM EDT The Bob Marley documentary "Marley" will stream on Facebook simultaneously during its theatrical opening, a signal that social media may also play a role in shifting movie release windows. Such day-and-date releases have become increasin ...

  4. 'Marley' Documentary Eyes 4/20 Release

    March 15, 2012 1:50 PM EDT 0 0 0 Magnolia Pictures has set the not-so-surprising release date of April 20 for the documentary "Marley" - more commonly referred to as 4/20 - but director Kevin Macdonald has already plotted the bonus material for the DVD package. The two ho ...

  5. Bob Marley Documentary Gets an April Release, DVD Release Gets Plenty of Bonus Material

    March 15, 2012 11:50 AM EDT Phil Gallo, Austin, Texas Magnolia Pictures has set the not-so-surprising release date of April 20 for the documentary "Marley" - more commonly referred to as 4/20 - but director Kevin Macdonald has already plotted the bonus material for ...

  6. Magnolia Pictures Grabs U.S. Rights to Bob Marley Documentary

    February 06, 2012 2:30 PM EST Magnolia Pictures has acquired U.S. rights to Marley , the first documentary about iconic musician Bob Marley made with the support of the Marley family. The film will open in theaters and on VOD and digital platforms April 20, after its world pre ...

  7. Bob Marley, Mumford & Sons, Ginger Baker Docs to Premiere at SXSW Film Festival

    February 01, 2012 4:38 PM EST Documentaries on Mumford & Sons' U.S. train tour, drummer Ginger Baker and the world of concert poster artists are among the films receiving their world premieres at the SXSW Film Festival Conference in Austin, Texas this March. Kevin Mac ...

  8. Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Britney Spears Head Social Campaign for Africa

    August 09, 2011 2:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 More than 150 stars of music, fashion, pop culture and sports, including Lady Gaga , Eminem , Rihanna , Justin Bieber , Britney Spears , Shakira , Sting and Kanye West , are combining their social media might to raise awareness of the growing food c ...

  9. 13 Cool Music Docs For 2011

    June 09, 2011 1:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Beyond the world of biopics is the land of music-centric documentaries, many of which are limited to film festival play before a DVD release. Several musical documentaries have already screened in theaters with more to come this summer. Here's ...

  10. Jagger To Produce A&E Celebrity Series

    December 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger's production company is developing a new series titled "Being" with cable channel A&E Network. Mick Jagger's production company is developing a new series titled "Being" with cable channel A&E Networ ...

  11. Epiphany Opens 'Door' To Mick Jagger Disc

    November 19, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Mick Jagger says he did not set out to make a solo record.After the Rolling Stones' marathon Bridges to Babylon tour two years ago, he wrote a few songs, began recording them at home -- and he suddenl Mick Jagger says he did not set out to make ...