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  1. Fandalism Gives Musicians Their Own Social Network

    April 30, 2012 4:06 PM EDT Fandalism homepage features performance videos from musicians in such disparate places as New Zealand, Sweden and Connecticut. (screen shot) If you're a musician, or you want to keep track of up-and-coming and unknown musicians, you should re ...

  2. Interscope Rolls Out Red Carpet for Il Volo During Grammy Week

    February 12, 2011 10:20 PM EST Italian teen trio Il Volo, on its first trip to America, were feted at Geffen Records Chairman Ron Fair's home in Brentwood, California on Thursday night. Fair and Interscope head Jimmy Iovine signed the teenage tenors (Gianluca Ginoble, Pier ...

  3. Interscope Rolls Out Red Carpet for Il Volo During Grammy Week

    February 12, 2011 5:40 PM EST Italian teen trio Il Volo, on its first trip to America, were feted at Geffen Records Chairman Ron Fair's home in Brentwood, California on Thursday night. Fair and Interscope head Jimmy Iovine signed the teenage tenors (Gianluca Ginoble, Pier ...

  4. Nashville Business Manager Gary Smith Dead

    August 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Noted Nashville business manager Gary Smith died in a hunting accident Aug. 12 in a rural area of middle Tennessee. Smith, the founder of Smith Wiles & Co. and Copyright Exchange, was 52. His wife, Sherri, and sons, Tyler and Tanner, survive h ...

  5. Country Star Arnold Dies

    May 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Country Music Hall of Famer Eddy Arnold died this morning at an assisted living center near Nashville. He was 89 and would have celebrated his 90th birthday on May 15. Arnold is considered the top country artist ever in terms of overall chart perf ...

  6. Ford To Head New INO Rock Imprint

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Christian vet joins from Inpop. Veteran Christian music executive Steve Ford has been tapped to head a new active rock imprint being launched by Jeff Moseley, president of INO Records in Brentwood, Tenn. Ford has spent the last four years as VP/GM ...

  7. DeGarmo Re-Ups At EMI CMG Pub

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Christian Music Group Publishing in Brentwood, Tenn., has extended Eddie DeGarmo's contract as president. In addition, the company has acquired Meaux Music Publishing, which DeGarmo founded in 200 EMI Christian Music Group Publishing in B ...

  8. Spring Hill Goes Pop With New Label

    July 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT After a decade in the Southern gospel and inspirational fields, Spring Hill Music Group is expanding into the pop/rock market with the launch of Slanted Records, Billboard.biz has learned. After a decade in the Southern gospel and inspirational fi ...

  9. Stanley M. Gortikov Dead At 85

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Stanley M. Gortikov, a former Capitol Records executive who served as president of the RIAA from 1972-87, died June 24 at his home in Brentwood, Calif., of natural causes. He was 85. WASHINGTON -- Stanley M. Gortikov, a former Capitol Records exec ...

  10. Study: Global Entertainment Biz To Hit $1.67 Trillion In 2008

    July 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The global entertainment and media industries generated revenues of $1.23 trillion in 2003, and that figure is expected to grow to $1.67 trillion by 2008, according to a new study issued by PriceWater Study: Global Entertainment Biz To Hit $1.67 T ...

  11. Stanley M. Gortikov Dead At 85

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Stanley M. Gortikov, a former Capitol Records executive who served as president of the RIAA from 1972-87, died June 24 at his home in Brentwood, Calif., of natural causes. He was 85. Stanley M. Gortikov, a former Capitol Records executive who serv ...

  12. EMI Christian Undergoes Major Restructuring

    February 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Christian Music Group (EMI CMG) is laying off almost 10% of its staff as part of a companywide restructuring, Billboard.biz has learned. The changes bring the Sparrow and ForeFront labels under th EMI Christian Music Group (EMI CMG) is laying ...