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  1. Spanish Musician, Industry Veteran Tato Luzardo Dies

    March 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST Tato Luzardo, the director of Spain's Academy of Music Arts and Sciences, died the day after the 14th Premios de la Musica gala award organized each year by the academy. He died on March 5, it has been announced, after a long battle against c ...

  2. Fito & Los Fitipaldis Honored At Premios De La Musica

    March 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Singer-guitarist Fito Cabrales took awards at the Premios de la Musica gala in Madrid for best song and best rock album for "Antes De Que Cuentes Diez" (Warner/DRO) by his band, Fito & Los Fitipaldis. Carlos Raya was named best produ ...

  3. Bebo Valdes To Be Honored At Premios De La Musica

    February 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Cuban-born pianist Bebo Valdes is to receive the honorary Latin music award at the 14th Premios de la Musica gala to be held in Madrid on March 4, the managing committee of the Spanish Academy of Music Arts and Sciences announced. Valdes, 92, has ...

  4. Fito & Los Fitipaldis Wins Big At Premios De La Musica

    February 17, 2010 12:00 AM EST Pop-rock band Fito & Los Fitipaldis won three of the six awards it was nominated for by the Premios de la Musica award gala organizers, the Academy of Music Arts and Sciences formed by collecting society SGAE and artists association AiE, the A ...

  5. Premios De La Musica Nominations Unveiled

    February 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST Pop-rock band Fito & Los Fitipaldis have been nominated for six awards in the 14th Premios de la Musica gala, which will take place in Madrid on March 4. Crooner Zenet and singer-songwriter Quique Gonzalez have three nods each. The economic si ...

  6. Ratings Rise For Spain's Premios De La Música

    March 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Spain's only national music awards gala gained a slightly better TV audience than last year, after the winners of the 13th Premios de la Música were announced two weeks before the ceremony. The unprecedented decision to reveal the winners in ...

  7. Vetusta Morla's Triple Win At Premios De La Música Awards

    February 26, 2009 12:00 AM EST Pop-rock band Vetusta Morla has won all three awards it was nominated for in Spain's 13th Premios de la Música national music awards. The winners were announced in Madrid Feb. 26, and the televised gala ceremony takes place in the western cit ...

  8. Bosé Wins Premios De La Música Tour Award

    February 25, 2009 12:00 AM EST Singer Miguel Bosé, Spain's biggest selling global star of the past three years, has earned a best 2008 tour award in the 13th Premios de la Música awards, whose televised gala ceremony takes place in the western city of Badajoz on March 12. ...

  9. Spain's Premios De La Música Nominations Unveiled

    February 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST Nena Daconte, Amaral, Vetusta Morla and Russian Red have won three nominations each for Spain's 13th Premios de la Música awards, announced simultaneously in offices of the Spanish authors' and publishers' collecting society SGAE in ...

  10. Low TV Ratings For Spain's Premios Awards

    April 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Triple-award winner Miguel Bosé wasn't the only person noticeable for his absence from the 12th Premios de la Música gala. The event, which was broadcast on public TV channel La 2 on Friday evening, 24 hours after the April 3 ceremony, had an ...

  11. European Music Day Boosts Spanish Sales

    June 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music sales across some 120 stores in Spain have soared thanks to discounts to mark European Music Day on June 21. FNAC, the French-owned music and book retail chain, offered a 16% discount on all recorded music for three days from June 21 to June ...

  12. Spanish Music Awards Stage Comeback

    June 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spain's Premios Amigo music awards are back on the national calendar after a four-year moratorium called by record label body Promusicae to protest against rampant piracy in the country. Since 2003 the only all-music awards ceremony in Spain ...

  13. Premios Handed Out In Spain

    March 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spanish rock group Dover scooped three awards at the 11th Premios de la Musica awards ceremony, held outside Madrid for the first time ever Thursday night (March 29), at the Gran Teatro theater in Cordoba, southern Spain. The band, led by sisters ...

  14. Dover Up For Half Dozen Premios Awards

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST With six nods, rock group Dover heads the nominees for the 11th Premios de la Música awards on the back of their first electronic album "Follow The City Lights (EMI)." Dover has also been nominated for best song ("Let Me Out"), ...

  15. Spain's Premios De La Música On The Move

    January 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST Spain's main music award ceremony, the Premios de la Música, will this year be held outside Madrid for the first time in its 11-year history. The March 29 gala will be staged at the Gran Teatro in the southern city of Córdoba following two we ...

  16. Amaral A Triple Winner At Spain's Premios

    May 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The broadcast of Spain's 10th Premios de la Música gala received an average 571,000 viewers, or a 9.3% share, despite a graveyard timeslot on public channel TVE1. The broadcast of Spain's 10th Premios de la Música gala received ...

  17. Spain's Navarro Leads Race For Premios de la Mùsica

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST With six nominations, newcomer Diana Navarro is in pole position for the tenth annual Premios de la Mùsica, to be held on May 5 in Madrid. With six nominations, newcomer Diana Navarro is in pole position for the tenth annual Premios de la ...

  18. Spain's Navarro Leads Race For Premios de la Mùsica

    March 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST With six nominations, newcomer Diana Navarro is in pole position for the tenth annual Premios de la Mùsica, to be held on May 5 in Madrid. With six nominations, newcomer Diana Navarro is in pole position for the tenth annual Premios de la ...

  19. Sony BMG Spain Pulls Tracks From Online Site

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Spain on May 9 withdrew 7,561 songs from the country's oldest music Web site, weblisten.com, after a Madrid court found the service guilty of unfair competition and infringement of intellectu MADRID -- Sony BMG Spain on May 9 withdre ...

  20. Sony BMG Spain Pulls Tracks From Download Site

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Spain today (May 9) withdrew 7,561 songs from the country's oldest music Web site, weblisten.com, after a Madrid court found the service guilty of unfair competition and infringement of intel Sony BMG Spain today (May 9) withdrew 7,5 ...

  21. Sony BMG Spain Pulls Tracks From Download Site

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG Spain today (May 9) withdrew 7,561 songs from the country's oldest music Web site, weblisten.com, after a Madrid court found the service guilty of unfair competition and infringement of intel Sony BMG Spain today (May 9) withdrew 7,5 ...

  22. Spanish Biz To Present Gloomy Report

    January 19, 2005 12:00 AM EST Spain's music industry is expected to present a grim report on the domestic market in 2004. A meeting has been called for Monday (Jan. 24) by labels' body AFYVE, whose president, Antonio Guisasola, wi Spain's music industry is expec ...