Agriculture

  1. Jack White's Third Man Records Thanksgiving Turkey Drive: Donate, Get a 7" Single

    November 17, 2013 9:26 AM EST Jack White and Third Man Records are getting into the holiday spirit this Thanksgiving. The record label has teamed with the Nashville Rescue Mission to hold a turkey drive this month. According to a post on Third Man's website, White and c ...

  2. Farm Aid: Making a Difference Since 1985

    November 29, 2011 8:02 AM EST With Music Business Support, Farm Aid's Main Players: Dave Matthews, John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson Leave Impact This is what the music business has long known about Farm Aid: On one day, each year, since 1985, Farm Aid co-founders Willie Nel ...

  3. Robbie Mackey: 30 Under 30

    July 01, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Robbie Mackey Director, Interactive Marketing, The Orchard At the Orchard, Robbie Mackey, 28, has been key to the company's initiatives in social media, direct-to-fan sales and marketing, and social and search advertising. He and his team hav ...

  4. Album Sales Down 18% in August, 10% in July

    September 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT August album sales were down 18.1% versus the same period last year and were 37.2% lower than the August 2007, according to Billboard analysis of data at Nielsen SoundScan. In the combined period of July and August, album sales were 13.6% lower th ...

  5. Album Sales Down Nearly 18% in May

    June 03, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Album sales in May dropped 17.8% versus May 2008, according to Billboard analysis of Nielsen SoundScan data, and were 36.7% lower than May 2007. (For these purposes, the month of May 2009 was from Monday, May 4 to Sunday, May 30.) For the year thr ...

  6. Banana Republic To Kick Off Artist Ad Campaign

    February 10, 2009 12:00 AM EST Sara Bareilles, Liz Phair, OK Go! and Tommy Torres will join five other artists as the faces of Banana Republic’s spring and summer ad campaigns. The national campaigns will feature print advertising, window displays and billboards identifying the ...

  7. The Orchard Launches Online Licensing Tool

    May 14, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Digital distributor The Orchard has added an online synch-licensing tool to its Web site, designed to let music supervisors find and immediately purchase rights to The Orchard's catalogue. MusicIP is powering the service, called Trackdown. Co ...

  8. Farm Aid Heading East To New Jersey

    July 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Neil Young, Willie Nelson and John Mellencamp will perform. The 19th annual Farm Aid benefit will be held Sept. 30 at the Tweeter Center in Camden, N.J., just across the Delaware River from downtown Philadelphia. Farm Aid co-founders Neil Young, W ...

  9. Farm Aid Heading East To New Jersey

    July 06, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Neil Young, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp to perform. The 19th annual Farm Aid benefit will be held Sept. 30 at the Tweeter Center in Camden, N.J., just across the Delaware River from downtown Philadelphia. Farm Aid co-founders Neil Young, Willie ...

  10. U.K. Dogs Fetch Music Pirates

    May 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Project supported by MPAA. Two black Labradors, Lucky and Flo, are the latest additions to the fight against piracy. They have completed their eight-month training to uncover DVDs and other discs that pirates may be smuggling into the United Kingd ...

  11. U.K. Dogs Fetch Music Pirates

    May 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Project supported by MPAA. Two black Labradors, Lucky and Flo, are the latest additions to the fight against piracy. They have completed their eight-month training to uncover DVDs and other discs that pirates may be smuggling into the United Kingd ...

  12. Aussie Country Songwriter Joe Daly Dies

    December 28, 2005 12:00 AM EST Australian singer songwriter, poet and author Joe Daly died Dec. 22 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, after a battle with cancer. He was 78. Australian singer songwriter, poet and author Joe Daly died Dec. 22 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, after ...

  13. Spanish Sesame Street Due On DVD

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First episodes set for November release. Ventura Distribution has teamed with Sesame Workshop to release the Spanish-language version of "Sesame Street" -- "Plaza Sésamo" -- on DVD starting this fall. This is the first DVD rele ...

  14. Rock Radio Listeners Speak Up

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New poll sheds light on streaming, iPods, satellite radio. New poll sheds light on streaming, iPods, satellite radio. News ...

  15. Curly Tops Western Award Noms

    October 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Event set for Nov. 20 in Albuquerque. Curly Musgrave leads the list of nominees for the Western Music Assn. Awards, with four nods. Musgrave received nominations in the entertainer, male performer and songwriter of the year categories; he also pic ...

  16. Words & Music

    October 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Murray Weinstock offers a dog's point of view on "Tails of the City," inspired by his late dachshund, Sparky. Read Jim Bessman's column. Murray Weinstock offers a dog's point of view on "Tails of the City," inspi ...

  17. Studio Monitor

    July 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Ten-year-old Argosy Console taps home and digital studios. Read Christopher Walsh's column. Ten-year-old Argosy Console taps home and digital studios. Read Christopher Walsh's column. News CHRISTOPHER WALSH , Argosy Console ...

  18. Joni Harms Leads Cowboy Awards Noms

    June 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Western singer up for album, song of the year. Joni Harms, Kip Calahan and R.W. Hampton lead the list of nominees for the Academy of Western Artists (AWA) Will Rogers Cowboy Awards, set for July 13 at Will Rogers Memorial Auditorium in Fort Worth, ...

  19. Sirius Names Two Presidents

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Firm taps entertainment, operations/sales heads. Firm taps entertainment, operations/sales heads. News ...

  20. Blimpie On Board For CCE's Summer Promo

    April 15, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "Summer of Live" shed tours include $10 lawn seats. "Summer of Live" shed tours include $10 lawn seats. News ...

  21. Classical Score

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes an unknown work can shed new light on composers we think we know. It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes a ...

  22. Classical Score

    January 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes an unknown work can shed new light on composers we think we know. It might seem as if the ground on which the old masters tread is well-worn. But sometimes a ...