A Sony-led consortium is set to get the green light from European regulators for its takeover of EMI's music publishing business.
The public hasn't really been into music CDs for quite some time, but now it's reportedly official.
Yes, major record labels will finally cease production of CDs next year.
EMI has won a partial - but only partial - victory against San Diego-based music locker service MP3tunes.
It's a move that could be as big as when Apple first launched iTunes.
The US Supreme Court has ruled that a price-fixing suit against several major music labels can go ahead, rejecting an attempt by the record companies to appeal.
British rock group Pink Floyd has initiated legal action against record label EMI over disputed online royalty payments.