HERE ARE HUNDREDS MORE ARTISTS WHOSE TAPES WERE DESTROYED IN THE UMG FIRE

Some musicians have filed suit. Others are rethinking what the company told them about their masters over the past decade.

ON ‘AFRICA SPEAKS,' SANTANA FINDS A WORTHY PARTNER IN BUIKA

Carlos Santana's new album started when he brought a playlist of African songs to the producer Rick Rubin. Then the 71-year-old guitarist...

 
 
 

WHERE IS MICHAEL JACKSON'S LEGACY 10 YEARS AFTER HIS DEATH?

Radio play is down slightly, but the King of Pop's Vegas show goes on and Broadway is still in the air despite HBO's “Leaving Neverland.”

MEGAN THEE STALLION KNOWS ‘TUITION AIN'T NO JOKE'

The 24-year-old rapper hosted a kinder beauty pageant, with scholarship money as the prize.

 
 
 

MADONNA HITS NO. 1 FOR A NINTH TIME WITH ‘MADAME X'

The pop star's new album debuted at the top of the chart with assistance from a ticket bundle.

J.D. ALLEN WANTS YOU TO KNOW WHO HE IS, WITH OR WITHOUT HIS SAXOPHONE

After years of hardship, the 46-year-old musician has become one of jazz's premier bandleaders by going against the grain, and by letting...

 
 
 

REVIEW: DETAILS MATTER IN RICCARDO MUTI'S PRECISE ‘AIDA'

The conductor led the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Chorus in a Verdi performance that was crystal clear, yet too cool to the touch.

3 CLASSICAL MUSIC CONCERTS TO SEE IN N.Y.C. THIS WEEKEND

Our guide to the city's best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the week ahead.

 
 
 

ELLIOT ROBERTS, MANAGER OF ROCK STARS, IS DEAD AT 76

He guided the careers of Joni Mitchell, David Crosby, Jackson Browne, Tom Petty and Tracy Chapman but was best known for his many years...

PRIDE MONTH: THE NEW YORK CITY THEATER TO SEE

“A Strange Loop,” “Stonewall” and, of course, “The Cher Show” are among the offerings onstage now.

 
 
 

DAVE BARTHOLOMEW, MAINSTAY OF NEW ORLEANS R&B, DIES AT 100

Mr. Bartholomew, a producer, arranger, composer, trumpet player and bandleader, was best known for his long collaboration with Fats...

REVIEW: A ‘STONEWALL' OPERA REFLECTS THE DIVERSITY OF QUEER HISTORY

New York City Opera has commissioned a new work for the 50th anniversary of the riots that have come to signify the birth of the gay...

 
 
 

REVIEW: BACH'S ‘GOLDBERGS' ARRANGED FOR STRINGS? WHY NOT?

The conductor Bernard Labadie led the Orchestra of St. Luke's in his plucky and elegant version of a towering solo-keyboard work.

THANK HEAVEN FOR CHARO

The entertainer wants you to live.

 
 
 

ARTISTS SUE UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP OVER LOSSES IN 2008 FIRE

Soundgarden, Hole, Steve Earle and the estates of Tom Petty and Tupac Shakur say UMG failed to protect recordings and must share money...

THE PLAYLIST: DRAKE'S MOODY CELEBRATION, AND 10 MORE NEW SONGS

Hear tracks by Miley Cyrus's alter ego, Spoon, Philip Bailey and others.

 
 
 

WHAT TO DO IN NEW YORK THIS WEEKEND

The cultural offerings are varied and vast, from ‘Toy Story 4' in movie theaters to numerous ways to celebrate the first day of summer...

WHY ARE THE MOVIES SO OBSESSED WITH POP STARS?

From “Rocketman” to “Her Smell,” “Blaze” to “Vox Lux,” the film industry seems to think all musicians have the same ups and downs.

 
 
 

ARIANA GRANDE WAS UPDATING POP. THEN BILLIE EILISH CAME ALONG

Concerts by the two superstars show just how fast the shape of pop is changing.

PUJA PATEL'S PITCHFORK WORK DIARY: ‘OUR STAFFERS DECIDEDLY OWN THE DANCE FLOOR'

As a young music writer, she read Pitchfork religiously. Now she is the site's first female editor in chief.

 
 
 



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Law on local radio Freedom

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Sebastian Maniscalco to Host 2019 MTV VMAs

Sebastian Maniscalco to Host 2019 MTV VMAs

The 2019 MTV VMAs are just two months away, and the network announced on Wednesday that Sebastian Maniscalco will be hosting the award... Read more ...

Events: BMI's Rooftop on the Row: Nashville, TN

Events: BMI's Rooftop on the Row: Nashville, TN

BMI's Rooftop On The Row Series, presented by George Dickel Tennessee Whisky, will take place on the rooftop of BMI's Nashville Office at 6:00 PM. Throughout the summer season... Read more ...

News: BMI Continues its Support of Acclaimed Sundance Institute Film Music...

News: BMI Continues its Support of Acclaimed Sundance Institute Film Music and Sound Design Lab

BMI is proud to continue its support of the Sundance Institute Film Music & Sound Design Lab for more than two decades. The Lab returns to the Skywalker Sound legendary... Read more ...

NYTimes Reveals 700 Additional Artists Whose Masters Were Destroyed In...

NYTimes Reveals 700 Additional Artists Whose Masters Were Destroyed In Universal Warehouse Fire

Last week, Hole, Soundgarden, Steve Earle, and the estates of Tupac Shakur and Tom Petty were among those who filed a putative class action lawsuit against Universal Music... Read more ...

Judge Upholds $6.6M Judgment Against Yo Gotti

Judge Upholds $6.6M Judgment Against Yo Gotti

A North Carolina judge is refusing to throw out a $6.6 million judgment against rapper Yo Gotti. The Winston-Salem Journal reports the rapper, whose... Read more ...

Snow Patrol Cancels Tour & Glastonbury Performance Due to 'Serious' Neck Injury

Snow Patrol Cancels Tour & Glastonbury Performance Due to 'Serious' Neck Injury

Snow Patrol was scheduled to kick off a series of tour dates this summer, including a performance at Glastonbury Music Festival this weekend. However... Read more ...

These Fourth of July Beauty Sales Will Set Off Fireworks in Your...

These Fourth of July Beauty Sales Will Set Off Fireworks in Your Shopping-Loving Soul

As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, not only should you be designing your patriotic beauty look and planning what food to bring to your cookout, but you should also make... Read more ...

Cardi B Pleads Not Guilty to New Charges in Strip Club Brawl

Cardi B Pleads Not Guilty to New Charges in Strip Club Brawl

Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B was arraigned Tuesday on new felony charges in connection with a fight last year at a New York City strip... Read more ...

Ozuna & Anuel AA Send a Clear Message in New Song 'Cambio': Watch the Video

Ozuna & Anuel AA Send a Clear Message in New Song 'Cambio': Watch the Video

Separately, Ozuna and Anuel AA have gone through difficult situations, giving them good reason to join forces and work on a new song called "... Read more ...

The Internet Can't Get Enough of Forky Declaring "I'm Trash!" in Toy Story...

The Internet Can't Get Enough of Forky Declaring "I'm Trash!" in Toy Story 4, and Honestly? Same

Whether you're currently suffering from Hollywood sequel fatigue or nah, the next installment in Disney Pixar's Toy Story franchise - Toy Story 4 - is here. And hey, I can... Read more ...