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  1. Napster Mobile Available In U.S. Soon

    February 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST Service coming via SunCom Wireless. Napster’s mobile music service, created in partnership with Ericsson, will soon be available in the U.S., through a small wireless carrier called SunCom Wireless. The service allows users to buy full-song music ...

  2. Blunt Maintains Euro Albums Chart Domination

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST While James Blunt continues to lead European Top 100 Albums with "Back To Bedlam" (Atlantic), his countrymen Arctic Monkeys are chasing his chart crown. While James Blunt continues to lead European Top 100 Albums with "Back To Bedla ...

  3. Blunt Maintains Euro Albums Chart Domination

    February 09, 2006 12:00 AM EST While James Blunt continues to lead European Top 100 Albums with "Back To Bedlam" (Atlantic), his countrymen Arctic Monkeys are chasing his chart crown. While James Blunt continues to lead European Top 100 Albums with "Back To Bedla ...

  4. Global Pulse

    January 03, 2006 12:00 AM EST According to Sony BMG, the Barcelona-born brothers returned to the top of the Media Control chart in December with Estopa's fourth album, "Voces De Ultrarumba." Read Tom Ferguson's column. According to Sony BMG, the Barcelona-b ...

  5. Gloria Lasso Dies In Mexico

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST "Exotic chanteuse" Gloria Lasso died yesterday (Dec. 4) at Cuernavaca in Mexico, aged 83. "Exotic chanteuse" Gloria Lasso died yesterday (Dec. 4) at Cuernavaca in Mexico, aged 83. Lasso was one of France's most popular sin ...

  6. Gloria Lasso Dies In Mexico

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Spanish singer was a 1950s star in France. "Exotic chanteuse" Gloria Lasso died yesterday (Dec. 4) at Cuernavaca in Mexico, aged 83. Lasso was one of France's most popular singers and performers of the 1950s. Her 1956 song "Etr ...

  7. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Barcelona hosts opening date May 27. Barcelona hosts opening date May 27. News ...

  8. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST The European leg of the Rolling Stones "A Bigger Bang" world tour will kick off in Barcelona on May 27, 2006. The veteran rock act announced the initial line-up of 32 stadium dates today (Nov. 29) thr The European leg of the Rolling Ston ...

  9. Stones Roll Again In Europe

    November 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Barcelona hosts opening date May 27. The European leg of the Rolling Stones "A Bigger Bang" world tour will kick off in Barcelona on May 27, 2006. The veteran rock act announced the initial line-up of 32 stadium dates today (Nov. 29) thr ...

  10. Premios Ondas Honors New Spanish Acts

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Amaral, El Canto Del Loco among the winners. A new generation of Spanish artists were celebrated at the 52nd Premios Ondas ceremony last night (Nov. 3). El Canto Del Loco took the best artist or group prize. The Sony BMG act was at Barcelona' ...

  11. Barcelona Eyes Consumers' Fine For Pirated Goods

    October 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The City of Barcelona said Oct. 19 it will be the first in Spain to fine people who purchase pirated DVDs and CDs, if new legislation passes later this year. MADRID (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The City of Barcelona said Oct. 19 it will be the firs ...

  12. MusicStrands Secures Financing

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Firm offers music recommendation applications. Spain-based U.S. music-recommendation company MusicStrands Inc has announced its first major institutional investment deal with Barcelona-based venture capital firm Debaeque Venture Capital. Total inv ...

  13. MusicStrands Secures Financing

    October 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Firm offers music recommendation applications. Spain-based U.S. music-recommendation company MusicStrands Inc has announced its first major institutional investment deal with Barcelona-based venture capital firm Debaeque Venture Capital. Total inv ...

  14. Springsteen Classic 'Born' Again

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Columbia preps box set due Nov. 15. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen's breakthrough 1975 album "Born To Run," Columbia is prepping a box set that will include two DVDs along with a version of the album new ...

  15. Indies Gather For Berlin Meeting

    September 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Sony BMG court hearing set for Sept. 22. In an environment dominated by the court case against the Sony BMG merger, the international coalition of independent music companies will gather this week in Berlin for its third meeting since its creation ...

  16. Buena Vista Social Club Singer Dies

    August 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Ibrahim Ferrer was 78. Cuban son and bolero singer Ibrahim Ferrer, one of the stars of the 1990s Buena Vista Social Club CD series, died Saturday (Aug. 6) in Havana at 78. He will be buried today (Aug. 8). Ferrer had returned three days earlier fr ...

  17. Impala Re-Ups Lambot As Chairman

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. LONDON -- Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Impala's chairma ...

  18. Impala Re-Ups Lambot As Chairman

    June 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Michel Lambot's mandate as chairman of European labels body Impala has been extended for another year. Impala's chairmanship was ...

  19. Destiny's Child To Split After Tour

    June 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Tour wraps Sept. 10 in Vancouver. Chart-topping R&B trio Destiny's Child will split after its North American tour which ends in the fall, a spokesperson confirms. Group member Kelly Rowland made the announcement on stage in Barcelona last ...

  20. Duran Duran Returning To North America

    May 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Summer tour hits amphitheaters, smaller venues. Reunited British rock act Duran Duran has confirmed a summer North American tour, beginning July 15 in Nashville and running through Aug. 3 in Virginia Beach, Va. The tour will play a mix of outdoor ...

  21. Duran Duran, Fintage Link On Pub Deal

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dutch firm to collect income on 'Astronaut.' Fintage Music has struck a publishing administration deal with Duran Duran. Through the pact, the Leiden, Netherlands-based financial services firm will collect publishing income for the Briti ...

  22. Duran Duran, Fintage Link On Pub Deal

    April 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Fintage Music has struck a publishing administration deal with Duran Duran. Through the pact, the Leiden, Netherlands-based financial services firm will collect publishing income for the British band' Fintage Music has struck a publishing adm ...

  23. SGAE Seeks Spanish Music Presence In U.S.

    February 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Spanish authors' and publishers' society SGAE is urging the country's government to help the music sector sell its image and product in the United States through cooperation and exchange programs. Spanish authors' and publisher ...

  24. Spanish Soprano De Los Angeles Dies

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST Legendary Spanish opera singer Victoria de los Angeles died Saturday (Jan. 15) in Barcelona aged 81. The soprano had been admitted to hospital on New Year's Eve with a bronchial infection. Renowned as Legendary Spanish opera singer Victoria d ...

  25. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Manolo Garcia named best artist. Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury awards for the ...

  26. Duran Duran, Kylie Win At Spain's Premios Ondas

    November 24, 2004 12:00 AM EST Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the big winners at the 51st Premios Ondas award ceremony last night (Nov. 23) at Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Lyceu opera house. Both acts received special jury award Duran Duran and Kylie Minogue were the bi ...

  27. With Singer In Rehab, Wilco Cancels Spring Dates

    April 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following frontman Jeff Tweedy's recent entry into rehab for painkiller addiction, Wilco has canceled its upcoming Coachella festival appearance, plus a number of other spring shows. Following frontman Jeff Tweedy's recent entry into reh ...

  28. Waits Wins Legal Battle Over Sound-Alike TV Ad

    March 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Tom Waits has won a legal battle against a Spanish production company which he accused of wrongfully misappropriating his vocal styles in a sound-alike TV ad. Tom Waits has won a legal battle against a Spanish production company which he accused o ...

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