British Phonographic Industry

  1. Groenemeyer Opens Brit Music Week In Berlin

    May 19, 2006 12:00 AM EDT German superstar Herbert Groenemeyer today (May 19) opened proceedings at the inaugural British Music Week in Berlin. German superstar Herbert Groenemeyer today (May 19) opened proceedings at the inaugural British Music Week in Berlin. Speaking at ...

  2. Brit Industry To Hold Court On DRM

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST Feb. 2 hearing called at House of Commons. A cross-selection of music industry executives have been granted an opportunity to voice their opinions on digital rights management before some of Britain's key decision makers in the Internet field ...

  3. Brit Gang Sentenced For Music Piracy

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A gang of 10 music pirates from Teesside, England, has been sentenced for its role in running an illegal music and film operation. LONDON -- A gang of 10 music pirates from Teesside, England, has been sentenced for its role in running an illegal m ...

  4. Brit Gang Sentenced For Music Piracy

    April 12, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Prison terms for ringleaders. A gang of 10 music pirates from Teesside, England, has been sentenced for its role in running an illegal music and film operation. The gang -- dubbed "the Teesside 10" -- was found guilty of conspiracy to de ...

  5. Scissor Sisters Claim Top U.K. Album Of 2004

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST The eponymous debut by U.S. act Scissor Sisters was the best-selling album of 2004 in the United Kingdom. The Polydor U.K. band sold 1.59 million albums during the year, according to the Official Char The eponymous debut by U.S. act Scissor Sister ...

  6. Progressive Year For Brit Record Biz

    July 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British Phonographic Industry (BPI) executive chairman Peter Jamieson today (July 7) heralded what he described as a year of "remarkable progress" for the local record industry but warned against slac British Phonographic Industry (BPI) ...

  7. Helen Terry to produce Brit Awards

    March 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Helen Terry has been named as the new producer of the annual Brit Awards. Terry, best known as a featured vocalist with '80s hitmakers Culture Club, takes overall production responsibility for the TV Helen Terry has been named as the new prod ...