Arctic Monkeys

  1. The XX's Label Hoping For Mercury Nomination Uplift

    July 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT London alternative act the XX has been installed as frontrunners for the Barclarycard Mercury Prize, and the band's label says it will capitalize on the nomination with marketing activity. Since its release in August 2009, the critically accl ...

  2. @MIDEM: Chris Morrison Blasts File-Sharers

    January 25, 2010 12:00 AM EST Gorillaz manager Chris Morrison launched an impassioned attack on file-sharing, TV talent shows and much else besides as managers took center stage at MIDEM. Morrison was speaking on the "Developing an Artist's Career in Today's Dig ...

  3. Lily Allen, Blur Managers Confirmed For MIDEM

    December 08, 2009 12:00 AM EST Todd Interland, who handles Lily Allen and James Blunt via London-based Twenty-First Artists, and Chris Morrison, manager for Blur and Gorillaz, are among the confirmed participants in the international manager summit at next year's MIDEM con ...

  4. Arctic Monkeys Releasing Single Via Charity Stores

    August 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. alt-rock band Arctic Monkeys has partnered with British charity Oxfam for the release of its next single "Crying Lightning." A limited-edition 7-inch version of the Josh Homme-produced track goes on sale throughout Oxfam's nati ...

  5. COTT To Collect For EMI Music Publishing UK

    March 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Copyright Music Organisation of Trinidad and Tobago (COTT) has reached a deal with EMI Music Publishing UK to become its collection society on the islands. COTT will administer all royalties from the broadcast and live performance of songs wri ...

  6. MOJO Nominations For Duffy, Cave, Turner

    May 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Welsh newcomer Duffy girl is up for a hat-trick of trophies at MOJO magazine's annual awards, to be held June 16 in London. The singer, who's debut album "Rockferry" (A&M) is currently No. 1 on Billboard's European Top ...