Declining guitar sales and a flawed diversification four years ago have dragged the legendary guitar-maker into crisis.
It's 40 years since Joy Division made their live debut at Pips Disco in Manchester. Out of the industrial gloom of Northern England came one of Britain's most influential bands
Wixen Music Publishing Inc last week sued music streaming giant Spotify for allegedly using thousands of songs without a license and compensation to the music publisher.
Irish rock band U2 raked in more than 260 million euros this year from its 30th anniversary 50-date "Joshua Tree" tour.
The 2017 Visa For Music (VFM) has taken place in the Moroccan city of Rabat, Morocco.
The Moroccan city of Rabat is hosting "Visa For Music"
Fans also vote to honour Keith Urban, Diana Ross, and Lady Gaga at the 43rd American Music Awards.
At the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity there was a lot of discussion around evolving virtual reality technologies.
Kiss frontman Gene Simmon's bid to trademark the hard rock "devil horns" salute as his creation is being ridiculed
Irish rockers U2 will mark the 30th anniversary of their hit album “The Joshua Tree” The Joshua Tree.
American singer-songwriter JoJo is back with a new album, ‘Mad Love’.
Valentin Brunel is hot electric property
In this edition of Business Line we look in depth at the major oil producers attempts to stop prices falling and why they failed, plus the good news for the music industry from the digital revolution.
Acclaimed keyboardist and leader in the progressive rock movement, Keith Emerson has died, aged 71. The Yorkshire-born musician was perhaps best
'Happy Birthday to You' tops the list of highest-grossing songs in history. From March it could be freely available to everyone.
Adele leads the 2016 Brit Awards nominations with four nods including the coveted Album of the Year for her multi-million selling album ‘25’. She is
‘Kill Your Friends’ is a dark comedy-thriller that takes a satirical look at the hedonism within the British music industry during the Britpop craze
This year the Hungarian capital Budapest became the centre of world music as it hosted the World Music Expo. Bands from all over the world made
Grammy award winning artist Janelle Monáe is making waves in the music industry with her sonic movement Wondaland. The collective are on a major
Rapper 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy in New York reporting debts and assets in the range of $10 million to $50 million. It comes two months
Friday July 10, 2015, signals another sea change in music. From now on, singles and albums will be released before the weekend, harmonising when
The much anticipated MTV Video Music Awards were held on Sunday night in Brooklyn and crowds of screaming fans were not left disappointed, with
Jay-Z – Magna Carta Holy Grail (July 4)
Oddly, Shawn Knowles-Carter’s twelfth studio album won’t be preceded by any singles, but we have heard its