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  1. Beyonce Confirmed But China Cancels Other Foreign Acts

    October 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT As China celebrated the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic Thursday morning (Oct. 1), one of the country's top independent labels announced the cancellation of all foreign acts at its upcoming music festival. The M ...

  2. Animal Conservation Fest Pulled

    April 01, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Red List LIVE, a new U.K. festival dedicated to raising money for endangered species, has been postponed until 2010 as a result of the challenging economic climate. The festival was due to be staged at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent from Jun ...

  3. Coldplay, Kylie Triumph At Digital Music Awards

    October 01, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay and Kylie Minogue won two awards each at the BT Digital Music Awards at London’s Roundhouse. The double wins for the U.K. melodic rock act and Australian pop star meant it was a good night for the digital team at EMI’s Parlophone label. C ...

  4. Mixed Bag Of Mercury Nominees Unveiled

    July 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rock veteran Robert Plant squares off against teenage singer/songwriter Adele on the 12-album shortlist for the 2008 Nationwide Mercury Prize, announced in London this morning. The list reflects "a remarkably rich year for British music," ...

  5. Spoon, UNKLE, Justice Amid First CMJ Confirmations

    August 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Spoon, UNKLE, Justice and Coheed & Cambria are among the first batch of confirmed acts for this year's CMJ Music Marathon, to be held Oct. 16-20 in New York. Diverse acts like the Brunettes, British Sea Power, Jesu, Mates Of State, Rodrid ...

  6. Britain's Great Escape Builds Line-Up

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT British Sea Power, the Holloways and Micah P Hinson have been added to the bulging line-up for the live music segment of the U.K.'s second annual Great Escape Festival. They join a previously-announced bill of 150-plus local and international ...

  7. Rough Trade Bolsters Caroline's Roster

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST As expected, EMI-owned Caroline Distribution has confirmed that it will distribute releases from U.K.-based Rough Trade Records in the U.S. Rough Trade comes to Caroline through the indie's relationship with management firm/label group World& ...

  8. Rough Trade Links With World's Fair For U.S.

    January 09, 2007 12:00 AM EST Storied U.K. indie Rough Trade Records has linked with the World's Fair Label Group to license and market select titles for North American release, Billboard.biz has learned. World's Fair releases are handled by EMI's Caroline Distr ...

  9. Ryko Picks Up Rough Trade

    January 17, 2005 12:00 AM EST New York-based Ryko Distribution has reached a distribution agreement with London-based indie Rough Trade Records, sources say. Rough Trade, which operates as a joint venture with Sanctuary Records, w LOS ANGELES -- New York-based Ryko Distributio ...