Bat For Lashes

  1. Alison Donald, Mark Terry Appointed Co-Presidents of Columbia Records U.K.

    April 26, 2012 11:06 AM EDT Alison Donald and Mark Terry are to replace outgoing Columbia Records U.K. managing director Mike Smith. Effective May 1, Donald and Terry will assume joint responsibility for the running of the label, reporting to Nick Gatfield, Chairman and CEO ...

  2. Backbeat: Other Lives Wrap U.S. Mates of State Tour, Enrapture NYC Crowd

    October 17, 2011 5:45 AM EDT Other Lives drummer Colby Owens, cellist/pianist Jenny Hsu, guitarist/violinist Jonathon Mooney, singer/pianist/guitarist Jesse Tabish, manager Phil Costello and bassist/organist Josh Onstott. "You all still with us?" Jesse Tabish asked ...

  3. Billboard Q&A: Chrysalis' Chris Wright & BMG's Hartwig Masuch

    November 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST In just three weeks, Germany's rapidly expanding BMG Rights Management has reached an agreement on what must be its biggest deal to date: a £107.4 million ($168.6 million) offer - already accepted by 73.4% of shareholders - for British music ...

  4. Lily Allen Wins Three 'Ivors'

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A tearful Lily Allen won three Ivor Novello Awards at the ceremony for British songwriters in London - and said she now plans to focus on writing for other artists. There were also awards for alt-rock act Bat For Lashes , singer songwriter Paolo N ...

  5. Blur Returns For Record Store Day

    April 09, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. rock act Blur, which reformed for dates last summer, has recorded new material for release as part of Record Store Day. The 1,000 copies of the seven-inch vinyl single will be Blur's first new material since 2003. Details will be confirm ...

  6. Chrysalis Sees FY Results Ahead Of Own View

    October 16, 2009 12:00 AM EDT British music publisher Chrysalis Plc said on Friday it expected its full-year results to be slightly ahead of its expectations, aided by good performances in both Music Publishing and Lasgo divisions. The company, which owns songs by David Bowie, ...

  7. Chrysalis Gets Jackson Publishing Boost

    August 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. music group Chrysalis has reported that its publishing arm has benefited from the increased sales for Michael Jackson following his death. Chrysalis issued a Q3 (April 1 to June 30) interim management statement today (Aug. 14), which said the ...

  8. Who's Who On The Mercury Prize 2009 Shortlist

    July 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Bat for Lashes - "Two Suns" (Parlophone/EMI) "Two Suns" is the second album from alt-folk act Bat for Lashes, the brainchild of singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Natasha Khan. According to the Official Charts Co (OCC) ...

  9. Big Hitters React To Mercury Nominations

    July 21, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Alternative acts Kasabian and Bat for Lashes have both expressed their delight to Billboard.biz at being nominated for the 2009 Barclaycard Music Prize. The acts were among the nominees present at the Hospital club in London today (July 21) for th ...

  10. Bat For Lashes, The Enemy Join Summer Series

    April 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT U.K. rock band the Enemy and British alt-rock act Bat For Lashes have joined the line-up for the open-air Summer Series of concerts at London's Somerset House. The Enemy perform on July 10, promoting sophomore set "Music For The People&q ...

  11. BRIT Awards Hopefuls Celebrate Nominations

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST BRITS nominees have been talking to Billboard.biz about their prospects for the forthcoming awards ceremony. Double nominee Natasha Khan praised the "supportive" label bosses at EMI who relaunched her debut album "Fur and Gold" ...

  12. Brits Launch Party Details Unveiled

    January 07, 2008 12:00 AM EST U.K. acts Editors, Bat For Lashes, The Hoosiers and Adele will perform at the BRIT Awards nominations launch party on Jan. 14. Radio 1 presenter Reggie Yates and Kelly Osbourne will host the event at the Roundhouse in Camden, north London. Osbourn ...

  13. Stargate Light Up ASCAP U.K. Awards

    October 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Norwegian songwriters/producers Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen were the big winners at the ASCAP Awards tonight (Oct. 10) at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London, where they took out the songwriter of the year honor. Hermansen and Eriksen, who ar ...

  14. Ingenious Backs New U.K. Fests

    July 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K.-based venture capital firm Ingenious is to co-promote two music festivals in London. Through its Live Venture Capitalist Trusts, Ingenious will invest in the Underage and Field Day music festivals, to be held in Victoria Park, London on Aug. ...

  15. Parlophone Seals Bat For Lashes Deal

    July 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI label Parlophone has struck a deal with indie label Echo to license works from Mercury Music Prize nominated-artist Bat For Lashes. EMI and Capitol labels will carry Bat For Lashes' forthcoming releases internationally, while Caroline Rec ...