8 hrs ago
Amway sues Sony, other music companies over 1998 copyright settlement
Amway is back in court over a dispute with record companies tied to a copyright infringement case settled 16 years ago.
8 hrs ago
New 'N Sync Album Surprises Lance Bass: 'I Didn't Even Know About It'
'N Sync members were caught off guard when they found out a new 'N Sync two-CD compilation album, The Essential *NSYNC , would be released this week.
12 hrs ago
Isabel Rose Releases New Album Trouble in Paradise
Trouble in Paradise, the new CD from acclaimed singer Isabel Rose is a top-drawer musical event.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Vevo Reportedly Trying to Become Profitable Before Being Sold
Back in April, Bloomberg reported that Vevo's owners were looking to sell the music video platform.
Sony's Major Label Shenanigans Revealed By American Idol Lawsuit
The lawsuit sheds light on some controversial accounting practices at the major labels and explores the minefield that is the various incomes streams that now comprise the modern music business.
Sony Brings Data to Outdoor Advertising
Outdoor advertising is one of the oldest forms of marketing around, and its effectiveness can be assumed based on its longevity.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
One Fan's Quest for Garth Brooks Tickets
Country superstar Garth Brooks, announced to fans that he is starting a world tour and has a new record deal with Sony Music Entertainment.
Wall Street Breakfast: SEC Reforms, Tech Earnings, PayPal Expansion
Economy U.S. regulators are expected to approve new rules that force prime money funds held by asset managers to float their share price and limit access or impose fees on investors if they redeem shares in times of market tumult.
Sony to increase image sensor production
Sony has announced that it will invest 35B to boost production of image sensors for smartphones and tablets as the demand for "selfies" and video calls increases.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Amway, Hells Angels, Fracking: Intellectual Property
Sony Music Entertainment and other major music companies persuaded a federal court in Orlando , Florida, to narrow a copyright-related suit brought by Alticor Inc. and its Amway unit.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Sony Music Fights Lawsuit Alleging Cheating of 'American Idol' Stars
Are artists like Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson getting their share of money from Spotify, iTunes and the music industry's fight against piracy? Five months after the record company founded by American Idol creator Simon Fuller brought a blockbuster lawsuit against Sony Music Entertainment for allegedly cheating artists such as Kelly Clarkson ... (more)
Sony exec joins Dotcom's music service
BIG GUNS: Former finance director of Sony Music Entertainment in Australia and New Zealand Tony Smith joins Kim Dotcom's Baboom online music venture.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Long-Disputed Early Jimi Hendrix Masters to Go to Legacy...
After decades of litigation a deal has finally been struck between Experience Hendrix LLC, the Hendrix family music company which owns and administers the Jimi Hendrix music rights, and Legacy Recordings, the catalog wing of Sony Music Entertainment, in respect of some early Jimi Hendrix Master recordings.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Nina Simone Case Crawls Toward Conclusion
The estate of Nina Simone's former husband and business partner must turn over a number of materials to Simone's estate, a federal judge ruled.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Ricky Martin Returns to New Zealand
ANTICIPATED RETURN TO THE NEW ZEALAND CONCERT STAGES IN APRIL 2015 - TICKETS ON SALE FROM 10AM, WEDNESDAY JULY 23RD Fresh from performing 'Vida' on The Voice in Sydney, Nine Live and Sony Music Entertainment are proud to announce that GRAMMY winning music superstar Ricky Martin will return to New Zealand in April next year for his One World Tour .
The New Rochelle Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To New Rochelle's Tommy Mottola
Mottola, a music executive, co-owner of Casablanca Records in a joint venture with the Universal Music Group, was born July 14, 1949, in The Bronx.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Garth Brooks Announces New Music and a World Tour
Garth Brooks is back in a big way - the country superstar announced a world tour and a new record deal with Sony Music Entertainment on Thursday.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
American Airlines Sues Music Provider Over Royalties
The Fort Worth-based airline filed a lawsuit against Inflight Productions USA Inc. in Tarrant County District Court, claiming Inflight is responsible for obtaining all licenses and paying music royalty fees.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Urban Business Roundtable Spotlight On Transcultural Marketing Mogul Steve Stoute
Stoute, a New York City native, has long enjoyed success as music industry executive and tastemaker, beginning his career with Sony Music Entertainment, where he served as president of urban music.
Rentrak Announces Top Ten Digital Movie Purchases & Rentals for Week Ending June 15, 2014
Rentrak , the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the top ten digital movie purchases and rentals based on consumer transaction rate.