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  1. CAA, India's KWAN Announce Joint Venture

    October 18, 2012 3:52 PM EDT Creative Artists Agency (CAA) and India-based talent agency KWAN Entertainment & Marketing Solutions have formed a joint venture to represent local talent in India. Based in Mumbai, CAA KWAN will focus in areas around film and television, musi ...

  2. Metallica's India Concert Cancelled After Fans Damage Equipment, Promoters Arrested

    October 31, 2011 1:49 PM EDT If anyone doubts there are challenges doing business in emerging economies, they should examine Metallica's experience during the heavy-metal band's much anticipated first gig in India this weekend. The Oct. 28 show, part of the F1 Rocks ...

  3. Kazaa Announces App-less Mobile Music Streaming, Avoids Apple Subscription Fees

    March 07, 2011 3:45 PM EST Shares of Atrinsic more than doubled after the company announced its popular Kazaa digital music service could be accessed without an application, in a move that could help it skirt Apple Inc's plans to take a cut of revenue generated from sa ...

  4. Business Matters: Simon Cowell, S-Curve, Eminem and more

    August 11, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Opinion and analysis on the day's music business news. Simon Cowell Using SEO To Improve Image? -- Is Simon Cowell using search engine optimization (SEO) to improve his image? From the NY Daily News: “Cowell's U.K. spokeswoman Ann-Marie ...

  5. London To Host 'Music Hack Day'

    July 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The inaugural Music Hack Day, an event for the international tech and digital music community, is to take place in London this weekend (July 11 to 12). Bringing together 200 delegates, the two-day event is believed to be the first 'hack' ...

  6. Mumbai Hosts First Concert After Attacks

    December 08, 2008 12:00 AM EST British rock band Jethro Tull and Indian musician Anoushka Shankar hope to get Mumbai back on its feet with a concert on Friday, barely a week after at least 171 people were killed in militant attacks in the city. It will be the first major concer ...

  7. MySpace Launches In India

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MySpace India, which has been operating since January and now claims half a million users, was officially launched April 17 in Mumbai. MySpace India has deals with partners such as Kolkata-based label Saregama India and Mumbai-based Star TV India ...

  8. Wyclef Jean Embarks On India Tour

    April 10, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Wyclef Jean will play three club dates on his upcoming tour of India, his first in the country. Jean will open in Bangalore on April 16, followed by Pune (near Mumbai) on April 18. His run of dates will round off on April 19 in Mumbai. The Hard Ro ...

  9. Beyonce Sets Sights On India Date

    October 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Beyonce will perform in India for the first time on Oct. 27 as part of the Asian leg of her ongoing "The Beyonce Experience 2007 World Tour". The former Destiny's Child member is due to play at the 15,000-capacity Mumbai Metropolita ...

  10. Aerosmith Set For First India Concert

    May 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Aerosmith will perform in India next month for the first time. The veteran band will play a concert in India's southern city of Bangalore on June 2, as part of its Greatest Hits 2007 World Tour. The event will take place at the Palace Grounds ...

  11. Iron Maiden Preps Trek To India

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Veteran British heavy metal band Iron Maiden is set to play a series of stadium and festival dates in March and June 2007, including an historic date in Bangalore, India. Even though heavy rock legends Deep Purple have been regular visitors to Ind ...

  12. MTV India Appoints Marketing VP

    May 30, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Mumbai-based MTV Networks India has appointed Aditya Swamy as VP, marketing, replacing Vikram Raizada. Mumbai-based MTV Networks India has appointed Aditya Swamy as VP, marketing, replacing Vikram Raizada. Swamy will join the company in mid-June, ...

  13. Asian Artists Step Up Fundraising Drive

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. More than 100 Malaysian artists have ba ...

  14. Asian Artists Step Up Fundraising Drive

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. The Asian music community is raising funds for victims of the tsunami through a variety of initiatives. More than 100 Malaysian artists have ba ...

  15. Carnegie Hall Names Executive/Artistic Director

    August 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Carnegie Hall has appointed Clive Gillinson as executive and artistic director, effective July 1, 2005. Gillinson, who has been with the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) for 34 years, will replace the Carnegie Hall has appointed Clive Gillinson as ...