Carling Academy

  1. Liverpool Sound City Deemed A Success

    June 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The inaugural Liverpool Sound City conference and music showcase event has been declared a "massive success" by its organizers, following the confab's culmination last weekend. From May 27-30, more than 200 bands staged concerts in ...

  2. U.K.'s AMG Re-Ups With TicketWeb

    March 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT U.K. venues operator Academy Music Group has renewed terms with Internet ticketing services agency TicketWeb. As part of the new agreement, unveiled today, TicketWeb will continue to provide full box office and trade desk services for AMG's v ...

  3. AMG Acquires The Zodiac

    November 02, 2006 12:00 AM EST Financials undisclosed. U.K. concerts venue owner and operator Academy Music Group (AMG) has purchased the Oxford-based 750-capacity live music and club venue The Zodiac for an undisclosed sum. The purchase, from previous owners Nick Moorbath and ...

  4. Illness Forces Kooks To Halt Tour

    September 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Five key U.K. gigs to be rescheduled. Luke Pritchard, lead singer/guitarist of fast-selling U.K. pop/rock act the Kooks (Virgin Records), has fallen ill with tonsillitis and laryngitis, forcing the band to reschedule five key dates in the current ...

  5. Illness Forces Kooks To Halt Tour

    September 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Five key U.K. gigs to be rescheduled. Luke Pritchard, lead singer/guitarist of fast-selling U.K. pop/rock act the Kooks (Virgin Records), has fallen ill with tonsillitis and laryngitis, forcing the band to reschedule five key dates in the current ...

  6. U.K. Venues Firm McKenzie Changes Hands

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Private-equity institution Royal London Private Equity has completed a £33.5 million ($60 million) management buyout of British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG), owner of the Academy-branded Private-equity institution Royal London Pri ...

  7. U.K. Venues Firm McKenzie Changes Hands

    September 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Private-equity institution Royal London Private Equity has completed a £33.5 million ($60 million) management buyout of British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG), owner of the Academy-branded Private-equity institution Royal London Pri ...

  8. Britain's McKenzie Group, Xfm Ink Marketing Pact

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG) has struck a three-year marketing partnership with London-based alternative radio station Xfm. British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG) has struck a three-year marketing partnership with London-base ...

  9. Britain's McKenzie Group, Xfm Ink Marketing Pact

    June 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG) has struck a three-year marketing partnership with London-based alternative radio station Xfm. British venues operator McKenzie Group (MKG) has struck a three-year marketing partnership with London-base ...