Acronyms

  1. Spain's Sonar Festival Debuting 8-City North American Tour In October

    September 13, 2012 6:30 AM EDT Sonar, Barcelona's cutting-edge music and multimedia arts festival, today announced Sonar on Tour, the event's first-ever road trek. The festival is slated to come to eight North American cities -- New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Toronto ...

  2. Wal-Mart's Asda Moves Into Artist Exclusives

    October 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Wal-Mart-owned U.K. mass merchant Asda has followed arch-rival Tesco's lead and signed its first exclusive CD deal with an artist -- veteran Irish singer/songwriter Chris De Burgh. Asda has not confirmed any plans for future releases, but for ...

  3. Sony's Bandit.fm Teams With Qantas Airline

    December 08, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sony Music Australia's Bandit.fm digital music portal is flying high with a festive promotional partnership with Qantas, Australia's national airline. Through the month of December, the airline's "Frequent Flyer" members c ...

  4. UMPG Partners With Asda On Clothing, Downloads

    June 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Publishing Group has entered into an exclusive, long-term partnership with clothing range George at ASDA in the U.K., effective June 1. Universal's song lyrics will be printed on a wide range of the British mass merchant' ...

  5. EU Ratifies UNESCO Cultural Treaty

    December 19, 2006 12:00 AM EST A UNESCO convention that allows countries to protect their music, movies and other cultural activities will formally come into force next March after European Union nations ratified the treaty today (Dec. 19) in Brussels. The convention on cultura ...

  6. Bono, Motorola Launch Phone

    May 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sales used to fight AIDS in Africa. Sales used to fight AIDS in Africa. News ...

  7. HOB, Visa Partner For Perks Program

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST Begins with L.A. concert series Feb. 4. A new partnership between House of Blues Entertainment and Visa USA will give Visa Signature cardholders special benefits at HOB venues across the country. The partnership will kick off Feb. 4 with the “Sign ...