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  1. Volcanic Dust Threatens U.K. Acts' Coachella Sets

    April 15, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. acts Gary Numan, the Cribs and Bad Lieutenant could miss their Coachella Festival appearances this weekend because of volcanic ash affecting flights. All flights in and out of Britain have been stopped because of a volcanic eruption in Icelan ...

  2. Former Sex Pistols Manager Malcolm McLaren Dies

    April 08, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Famed rock 'n' roll raconteur Malcom McLaren, best known as the manager of the Sex Pistols, died Thursday (Apr. 8) in New York City at the age of 64. McLaren's spokesman, Les Molloy, told the U.K.'s Independent that McLaren had ...

  3. Report: British Court Rejects Snoop Dogg Visa Ban

    April 24, 2008 12:00 AM EDT A British court has overruled the government's decision to deny Snoop Dogg a visa after he was involved in an airport lounge brawl in 2006. The Guardian newspaper says a panel of immigration judges has rejected an attempt by Britain's Ho ...

  4. UMG Seals Sanctuary Buyout Deal

    August 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Universal Music Group will take London-based Sanctuary Group plc into private hands after today winning shareholder approval for a buyout. In a statement issued just before the close of trading on the London Stock Exchange, UMG confirmed it had re ...

  5. Sanctuary Reshapes U.S. Records Unit

    March 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT British independent music company Sanctuary Group Plc says it is "making good progress" with its program of strategic disposals, and will undergo a realignment of its recorded product operations in the United States. The ailing firm had ...

  6. Sanctuary Puts Rough Trade On The Block

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary currently owns a 49% stake in Geoff Travis' Rough Trade, which is the label home to the Strokes, Pulp frontman Jarvis Cocker, Sufjan Stevens and Arcade Fire, among others. Stock in Sanctuary Group sank 30% to 63.4p after the ailing ...

  7. Sanctuary Puts Rough Trade On The Block

    November 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Stock in Sanctuary Group sank 30% to 63.4p after the ailing British independent music firm reported on Thursday (Nov. 23) "disappointing" results for its recorded product division and admitted that it Stock in Sanctuary Group sank 30% to ...

  8. Sanctuary Puts Rough Trade On The Block

    November 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST Stock in Sanctuary Group sank 30% to 63.4p after the ailing British independent music firm reported on Thursday (Nov. 23) "disappointing" results for its recorded product division and admitted that it Stock in Sanctuary Group sank 30% to ...

  9. Sanctuary Dismisses Taylor

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he handled the company's financial accounts. In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he ...

  10. Sanctuary Dismisses Taylor

    May 26, 2006 12:00 AM EDT In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he handled the company's financial accounts. In a surprise announcement, Sanctuary Group's board has sacked CEO Andy Taylor over the way he ...

  11. Sanctuary Restructures Management Team

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Group is overhauling its board structure as the embattled British music firm progresses toward completing its life-preserving fund raising. Sanctuary Group is overhauling its board structure as the embattled British music firm progresses ...

  12. Sanctuary Restructures Management Team

    February 21, 2006 12:00 AM EST Sanctuary Group is overhauling its board structure as the embattled British music firm progresses toward completing its life-preserving fund raising. Sanctuary Group is overhauling its board structure as the embattled British music firm progresses ...