Alternative rock

  1. McGee's Poptones Links With Mercury

    April 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Alan McGee, the veteran British label chief who discovered Oasis, is revitalizing his indie label Poptones through a marketing and distribution deal with Mercury Records. Poptones' previous distributo Alan McGee, the veteran British label chi ...

  2. McGee's Poptones Links With Mercury

    April 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Alan McGee, the veteran British label chief who discovered Oasis, is revitalizing his indie label Poptones through a marketing and distribution deal with Mercury Records. Poptones' previous distributo Alan McGee, the veteran British label chi ...

  3. Bright Eyes' Oberst Starts Label

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Conor Oberst, front man for Bright Eyes, has started a custom label, Team Love. The imprint will be distributed by Bright Eyes' label, Omaha-based Saddle Creek Records, which goes through Alternative Conor Oberst, front man for Bright Eyes, h ...

  4. Bright Eyes' Oberst Starts Label

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Conor Oberst, front man for Bright Eyes, has started a custom label, Team Love. The imprint will be distributed by Bright Eyes' label, Omaha-based Saddle Creek Records, which goes through Alternative Conor Oberst, front man for Bright Eyes, h ...

  5. Sizzling Sales For Pixies Summer Euro Tour

    March 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Pixies reunion dates in Europe are tracking at the same torrid pace as U.S. concerts. All 19,000 seats for the band's four London shows at the Brixton Academy sold out within two hours. The Pixies beg Pixies reunion dates in Europe are tracki ...

  6. Nude Records Founder Launches New U.K. Label

    February 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Saul Galpern, who founded the defunct British label Nude Records, has launched a new U.K. label, Altered States. The label will be distributed by Pinnacle, but Sony has an option to pick up releases f Saul Galpern, who founded the defunct British ...

  7. Nude Records Founder Launches New U.K. Label

    February 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Saul Galpern, who founded the defunct British label Nude Records, has launched a new U.K. label, Altered States. The label will be distributed by Pinnacle, but Sony has an option to pick up releases f Saul Galpern, who founded the defunct British ...

  8. Universal South To Release 'Passion' Album

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST As expected, Universal South is to release an album of songs "inspired by" Mel Gibson's film "The Passion of the Christ." As expected, Universal South is to release an album of songs "inspired by" Mel Gibson' ...

  9. Southern Inks Four To Distribution Pacts

    February 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST Southern Records in Chicago has signed exclusive distribution agreements with four new labels. Alien8 Recordings in Montreal is an experimental rock/electronic imprint whose acts include Merzbow and A Southern Records in Chicago has signed exclusi ...

  10. '80s Alternative Stars Pixies To Reform, Tour

    February 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The much-ballyhooed reunion of seminal alternative rock act the Pixies is getting off the ground. Beyond a May 1 appearance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., the grou The much-ballyhooed reunion of seminal alt ...

  11. '80s Alternative Stars Pixies To Reform, Tour

    February 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The much-ballyhooed reunion of seminal alternative rock act the Pixies is getting off the ground. Beyond a May 1 appearance at the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., the grou The much-ballyhooed reunion of seminal alt ...

  12. Mew Tops Danish Awards Ceremony

    February 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Mew, the Danish rock group signed to Sony/Epic UK, grabbed the trophies for best band and best album for "Frengers" Friday (Jan. 30) at the second Steppeulven awards ceremony, held at Vega, Copenhagen Mew, the Danish rock group signed to ...

  13. Price Reductions At spinART

    January 28, 2004 12:00 AM EST Brooklyn, N.Y.-based spinART Records has reduced prices on more than 50 of its catalog titles. Brooklyn, N.Y.-based spinART Records has reduced prices on more than 50 of its catalog titles. Albums by such acts as the Apples In Stereo, Bis, Vic Che ...

  14. Kashmir, Christensen Lead Danish Award Noms

    January 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST Sony rock act Kashmir and Medley/EMI artist Tim Christensen lead the nominations for the Danish Music Awards, to be held Feb. 28 in the Copenhagen Forum. Each earned seven nods, including best album, Sony rock act Kashmir and Medley/EMI artist Tim ...

  15. SpinART Secures Ryko Distribution

    January 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Brooklyn, N.Y.-based label switches from ADA Brooklyn, N.Y.-based spinART Records has signed an exclusive U.S. distribution deal with Ryko Distribution in New York. The label was formerly handled by Alternative Distribution Alliance. The first rel ...

  16. SpinART Secures Ryko Distribution

    January 07, 2004 12:00 AM EST Brooklyn, N.Y.-based label switches from ADA Brooklyn, N.Y.-based spinART Records has signed an exclusive U.S. distribution deal with Ryko Distribution in New York. The label was formerly handled by Alternative Distribution Alliance. The first rel ...

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