1. Beggars Purchases Half-Stake In Matador

    August 12, 2002 12:00 AM EDT As first reported here last week, London-based independent the Beggars Group has finalized a 50% acquisition of Matador Records. As first reported here last week, London-based independent the Beggars Group has finalized a 50% acquisition of Matador Records. As expected, the Beggars Group --…

  2. Pavement 'Slow' Down With Reissue, DVD

    August 02, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Beloved underground rock outfit Pavement will be back in the spotlight this fall, thanks to Matador's reissue of its acclaimed 1992 album "Slanted and Enchanted" and the long-awaited double-disc DVD " Beloved underground rock outfit Pavement will be back in the spotlight…

  3. Asian Travels 2

    June 01, 2002 12:00 AM EDT The initial Asian Travels compilation caused a stir when it was released in 2000, and this second installment is every bit as alluring. The initial Asian Travels compilation caused a stir when it was released in 2000, and this second installment is every bit as alluring. Indian and Pakistani…