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  1. Taylor Swift Media Blitz: Over 70 Outlets in One Day

    October 29, 2012 4:29 PM EDT The Taylor Swift media blitz to promote Red continued on Friday, as the reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year took part in something very unique -- a multi-station remote broadcast held at Nashville's Pinnacle Building, in which she discussed ...

  2. Backbeat: Taylor Swift, Ross The Intern Celebrate Target's 'Red' Deluxe Edition at Taylor Swift Pop-Up Store

    October 24, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Taylor Swift with Ross Matthews (a.k.a. Ross The Intern) at an album release event for her new record Red that turned an NYC showroom into a Taylor Swift pop-up store. (Photo: Andrew Hampp) Taylor Swift vividly recalls the day she told her managem ...

  3. Business Matters: Why Taylor Swift's 'Red' is Absent From Subscription Services

    October 23, 2012 6:07 PM EDT Taylor Swift has joined a litany of artists in holding back a new release from subscription services. Her new album Red is conspicuously absent from Spotify, Rhapsody, Rdio, Mog and Xbox Music this week. The album's absence from subscription ...

  4. From This Week's Billboard: How Taylor Swift's 'Red' Is Getting A Boost From Branding Mega-Deals

    October 22, 2012 10:30 AM EDT Below is the story "Seeing Red" from this week's BIllboard cover story package on Taylor Swift examining how the branding mega-deals surrounding her new album "Red" -- including Walgreens, Keds, Papa John's and many m ...

  5. Taylor Swift Teams With Walgreens For Exclusive Store To Promote 'Red'

    October 09, 2012 10:10 AM EDT Taylor Swift has teamed with Walgreens, a retailer with 7,944 locations nationwide, to debut the Taylor Swift Store at Walgreens. Beginning this week, Walgreens and select Duane Reade locations will sell Swift-themed merchandise incorporating artw ...

  6. Bridget Unger: 30 Under 30

    July 01, 2011 10:00 AM EDT Bridget Unger Director of Music Resources, EMI Music Publishing Bridget Unger, 28, has expanded EMI Music Publishing's reach into nontraditional media, from apparel to gaming companies. Unger also has licensing responsibilities for EMI/Capito ...

  7. The Keys To Successful Branding Partnerships

    September 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Bernard Cahill is an accomplished manager and lawyer with far-reaching experience in the entertainment industry with a special emphasis on the music business. In 2004, Cahill and his partners, Greg Suess, Jay Froberg and Will Ward founded ROAR, LL ...

  8. Elvis Week Hits Stride As Buyout Talks Heat Up

    August 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT CKx Inc., owner of the "American Idol" television program and 85% of Elvis Presley Enterprises, is mulling at least two offers to buy the company. At the same time, thousands of Elvis fans have descended on Memphis for Elvis Week, the an ...

  9. Taylor Swift Partners with American Greetings Cards

    November 17, 2009 12:00 AM EST This may be the perfect card for Kanye West to write his next apology note on. Taylor Swift has partnered with American Greetings for a line of greeting cards, gift packaging and stationary. The line will be arriving in stores in the spring. The c ...

  10. Toy Company Mattel Targets Web Savvy Girls

    April 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Mattel is using technology to create a new twist on a 48-year-old toy to appeal to today's Web-and multimedia-savvy girls. On Thursday, Mattel unveiled Barbie Girls, four-and-a-half-inch tall MP3 players designed to look like dolls. The devic ...

  11. Concord, American Greetings Enter Digital Pact

    September 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Myriad of content being created. Concord Music Group has chosen American Greetings Interactive to develop and distribute digital products and services based on its entire music catalog. The two have partnered to create such applications as rington ...

  12. KMZ Rosenman Adds Ent. Partner

    March 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Michael Hobel has joined Katten Muchin Zavis Rosenman as a capital partner of the firm's entertainment and media practice in the Los Angeles office located in Century City. He joins KMZ Rosenman partn Michael Hobel has joined Katten Muchin Za ...

  13. Def Jam, AG Interactive Goin' Mobile

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New unit to develop digital content for cell phones. Russell Simmons and Def Jam Records are launching a mobile-entertainment unit through a partnership with AG Interactive, the new-media subsidiary of American Greetings. Under the deal, Def Jam a ...

  14. Def Jam, AG Interactive Goin' Mobile

    June 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT New unit to develop digital content for cell phones. Russell Simmons and Def Jam Records are launching a mobile-entertainment unit through a partnership with AG Interactive, the new-media subsidiary of American Greetings. Under the deal, Def Jam a ...