Fans of 16-year-old alt-pop sensation Lorde couldn't have asked for a better time when the New Zealand native played New York's Le Poisson Rouge on Aug. 6, leading the tiny club in a boisterous singalong of selections from her debut EP, "The Love Club." But a smaller group of fans was also in attendance, as senior reps from virtually every major publisher filled the room, in hopes of making a deal before Lorde's full-length, Pure Heroine, arrives Sept. 30 on Lava/Republic.

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