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  1. Animal Collective Howl For The Masses

    August 30, 2012 12:55 PM EDT Esoteric band Animal Collective releases 'Centipede Hz,' its most accessible album yet. A decade removed from the looped yelps and muddy chants that composed the brunt of its early work, Animal Collective's latest album, "Centi ...

  2. Berlin Stakes Claim As Major Music Capital

    June 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Berlin plans to highlight its status as one of the world's major music capitals with a large-scale week-long campaign. Berlin's political and business institutions, associations, groups and companies have joined forces to present the cul ...

  3. That Deal With Napster? It Never Was Going to Happen

    April 20, 2009 12:00 AM EDT People love scapegoats. A target for blame makes for an easy explanation of unfortunate incidents. This is common in the music industry. A frequent claim in the many assessments of today's music industry is that it should have made a deal wit ...

  4. Voices Featured On Atari Soundtrack

    May 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The world-renowned, 50-year-old female choir, Mystery of Bulgarian Voices is featured in the "Alone in the Dark" Atari videogame soundtrack CD, the first ever for leading film soundtrack label Milan Records. Due in stores and available d ...

  5. MTV To Invest $500 Million In Videogames

    August 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT MTV Networks plans to invest well over $500 million in videogames, seeing the red-hot entertainment category as a major pillar of growth in its goal to reach consumers wherever they spend time. The two-year investment is part of a global strategy ...

  6. Virgin Creates Exec Legal Position

    October 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jeffrey Kempler moves to role from Atari. Jeffrey Kempler has been appointed to the newly created position of executive VP of business affairs and development for Virgin Records in the U.S. Kempler, who begins immediately, is based at Virgin' ...

  7. Making The Brand

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Marc Ecko's latest move is into videogames. In September, Atari will release "Marc Ecko's Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure." Developed and created by Ecko, the game revolves around urban culture an Marc Ecko's latest mo ...

  8. CEO Caparro Latest To Step Down At Atari

    June 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Videogame company Atari said June 7 that CEO Jim Caparro, who joined the company late last year after an illustrious career in the music industry, has resigned. (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Videogame company Atari said June 7 that CEO Jim Caparro, ...

  9. Caparro Lines-Up UMG, Glenayre Deal

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Universal Music Group has agreed to sell its U.S. and Hanover, Germany, CD and DVD manufacturing and distribution facilities to Glenayre Technologies in a deal engineered by Jim Caparro, the latte NEW YORK -- The Universal Music Group has agre ...

  10. Update: Caparro Lines-Up UMG, Glenayre Deal

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Universal Music Group has agreed to sell its U.S. and Hanover, Germany, CD and DVD manufacturing and distribution facilities to Glenayre Technologies in a deal engineered by Jim Caparro, the latte The Universal Music Group has agreed to sell i ...

  11. Update: Caparro Lines-Up UMG, Glenayre Deal

    May 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Universal Music Group has agreed to sell its U.S. and Hanover, Germany, CD and DVD manufacturing and distribution facilities to Glenayre Technologies in a deal engineered by Jim Caparro, the latte The Universal Music Group has agreed to sell i ...

  12. Spark Partners With Atari

    March 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Los Angeles-based game developer Spark Unlimited has partnered with Atari to create a new franchise -- designed from its inception for television and movie screens as well as for multiple game platfor (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Los Angeles-based ...

  13. More Financing For Mobile Content Firm Mforma

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Kirkland, Wash.-based wireless entertainment provider Mforma Group Inc. has secured a second round of institutional financing. The funding follows a <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/archivesea Kirkland, Wash.-based wireless enterta ...

  14. 321 Studios, Film Studios Settle Lawsuits

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The major film studios and software company 321 Studios have resolved their litigation. LOS ANGELES -- The major film studios and software company 321 Studios have resolved their litigation. According to a statement released Aug. 10 by the Motion ...

  15. 321, Film Studios Settle Lawsuits

    August 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The major film studios and software company 321 Studios has resolved their litigation. The major film studios and software company 321 Studios has resolved their litigation. According to a statement released today (Aug. 10) by the Motion Picture A ...

  16. 321, Film Studios Settle Lawsuits

    August 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The major film studios and software company 321 Studios has resolved their litigation. The major film studios and software company 321 Studios has resolved their litigation. According to a statement released today (Aug. 10) by the Motion Picture A ...

  17. Morrison & Foerster's Entertainment Puts Weiss Head Of Videogame Practice

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Rusty Weiss, partner and co-chairman of Morrison &amp; Foerster's Entertainment and Technology practice, has been named head of a new videogame practice at the international law firm. The practice wil Rusty Weiss, partner and co-chairman ...

  18. Game Makers Sue 321 Studios Over Copying Software

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atari, Electronic Arts and Vivendi Universal Games have filed suit against 321 Studios, alleging that the company's Games X Copy software is a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. LOS ANGELES -- Atari, Electronic Arts and Vivend ...

  19. Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BMG Merger

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following word June 17 that European Union Competition Commissioner Mario Monti will recommend approval of the proposed merger of Sony Music and BMG, independent labels, retailers and consumer groups Objectors Slam Monti's Approval Of Sony-BM ...

  20. Mobile Entertainment Company MFORMA Gets Funds

    June 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Mforma is extending its global reach in the mobile entertainment industry. Mforma is extending its global reach in the mobile entertainment industry. The Kirkland, Wash.-based company, the world's leading publisher and distributor of wireless ...

  21. Atari, Epic Team For "DRIV3R" Soundtrack

    June 09, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Iggy Pop, Phantom Planet, more on June 21 release. Santa Monica, Calif.-based Atari has teamed with Epic Records to create the soundtrack for "DRIV3R," the third installment in the "Driver" videogame franchise. The stand-alone ...

  22. Baldur's Gate Coming To Wireless Phones

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Role-playing game among first to hit mobile market. Mobile entertainment developer and publisher Sorrent Inc. is bringing Atari's "Baldur's Gate" franchise to wireless phones. The Dungeons & Dragons game has sold more than ...

  23. Baldur's Gate Coming To Wireless Phones

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Role-playing game among first to hit mobile market. Mobile entertainment developer and publisher Sorrent Inc. is bringing Atari's "Baldur's Gate" franchise to wireless phones. The Dungeons & Dragons game has sold more than ...

  24. Atari Creating Ecko Video Game

    May 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atari will launch a video game based on urban culture and graffiti art under a partnership with urban-fashion designer Marc Ecko. Atari will launch a video game based on urban culture and graffiti art under a partnership with urban-fashion designe ...

  25. Atari Creating Ecko Video Game

    May 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atari will launch a video game based on urban culture and graffiti art under a partnership with urban-fashion designer Marc Ecko. Atari will launch a video game based on urban culture and graffiti art under a partnership with urban-fashion designe ...

  26. Universal Motown, Atari Link For Promotion

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atari and Universal Motown Records Group have announced a joint marketing deal. Atari and Universal Motown Records Group have announced a joint marketing deal. ReAlign/Universal rock act Dropbox -- whose self-titled album bows tomorrow (April 13) ...

  27. Universal Motown, Atari Link For Promotion

    April 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Atari and Universal Motown Records Group have announced a joint marketing deal. Atari and Universal Motown Records Group have announced a joint marketing deal. ReAlign/Universal rock act Dropbox -- whose self-titled album bows tomorrow (April 13) ...