| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:25 AM
A couple of controversial, Internet piracy bills in Congress have pit the tech industry against the music business, even independents.
In a statement sent out early Wednesday afternoon, A2IM, the largest trade organization of independent musicians and...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:57 PM
That download of an Angry Birds app, Katy Perry song, or "Captain America" movie could end up costing consumers more, thanks to a "digital products" tax proposal that's being pushed in Annapolis this year by Gov. Martin O'Malley.
The bill is part of a...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Merriweather Post Pavilion has announced its first summer concert of 2012. It'll be the indie band Foster the People.
The band, out with debut album "Torches," will play June 10. The album has already been certified Gold by the RIAA, which is probably...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 1:56 PM
A couple was arrested after authorities found hundreds of pirated DVDs during a traffic stop in Elmwood Park, authorities said Friday.
Paula Loaiza, 35, and Juan Salgado, 29, were pulled over near the intersection of Grand and 75th avenues on Jan. 26 for...
| Feb 12, 2012
| 8:40 AM
As a singer and as a person, Whitney Houston had been described as larger than life. The numbers speak to that, adding up to a legendary career.
Years that Houston took to make her first album after iconic music producer Clive Davis discovered her...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 11:58 AM
Editor's note: The Def Leppard concert originally scheduled for July 9 has been rescheduled to July 31 due to a family illness.
If the kids will be flocking to Merriweather Post Pavilion on Saturday night for Animal Collective, their parents will heading...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 3:33 PM
Amy Winehouse, who was found dead Saturday at her home in London, left behind a small body of celebrated work and immeasurable unfulfilled promise. She was 27.
Authorities were investigating the cause of the British singer’s death. But, sadly, it...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 2:51 PM
There truly are 'No Limits' to the relationship between legendary rock-n-roll band Foreigner and Texas Motor Speedway.
Foreigner and Texas Motor Speedway collaborated on a remix of the band's hit song 'Hot Blooded' that incorporates lyrics supporting the...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 5:26 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Don't hold your breath waiting for an overhaul of U.S. copyright law to reflect the massive changes the Internet has ignited in the way consumers access music.
In a keynote speech delivered Monday at the Future of Music Summit, U.S....
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:41 PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- At the intersection where Capitol Hill policy, technological innovation and musical creativity meet, tensions spilled over at the two-day Future of Music Summit while government officials washed their hands of the mounting chaos....
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Next year's concert announcements are already starting to roll out.
The German industrial metal band Rammstein will perform at 1st Mariner Arena, of all places, on April 25. Expect lots of pyrotechnics.
The band is promoting a greatest hits package,...