Contraband

  1. Velvet Revolver Cuts Ties With RCA

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Velvet Revolver has cut ties with RCA Records, which released the group's two studio albums. According to the band, the move was made at its request, to allow "complete freedom to go through whatever process it would take to accomplish&q ...

  2. Velvet Revolver Cuts European Tour Short

    June 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Last show of stint is Live 8 appearance. Velvet Revolver has scrapped the final five shows of its ongoing European tour, but a spokesperson is denying reports that the band has broken up. The trek began June 3 in Germany and was scheduled to run t ...

  3. Sony BMG Boosts Copy-Protected CDs

    March 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "content-enhanced" copy-protected CDs, according to company executives. NEW YORK -- Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "c ...

  4. Sony BMG Boosts Copy-Protected CDs

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "content-enhanced" copy-protected CDs, according to company executives. Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "content-enhan ...

  5. Sony BMG Boosts Copy-Protected CDs

    February 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "content-enhanced" copy-protected CDs, according to company executives. Sony BMG Music Entertainment is stepping up the rollout of what it calls "content-enhan ...

  6. Sony BMG Sets Initial DualDisc Titles

    January 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST Current, catalog releases bow Feb. 8. After postponing a fall 2004 launch for DualDisc, Sony BMG is set to introduce its first titles in the format. The company will issue 18 titles Feb. 8, one Feb. 22 and two more March 1. The launch will include ...

  7. Banks Sticks Around 'For More' At Chart Peak

    July 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following last week's No. 1 bow, rapper Lloyd Banks continues to sit atop The Billboard 200 with his solo debut "The Hunger for More" (G Unit/Interscope). Despite a 62% sales decrease to 164,000 copie Following last week's No. ...

  8. Banks Sticks Around 'For More' At Chart Peak

    July 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Following last week's No. 1 bow, rapper Lloyd Banks continues to sit atop The Billboard 200 with his solo debut "The Hunger for More" (G Unit/Interscope). Despite a 62% sales decrease to 164,000 copie Following last week's No. ...

  9. O-Zone Tops Eurochart

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Song marks first ever Euro-hit from Romania. O-Zone's "Dragostea Din Tei" (Love Under the Lime Tree) climbs to the top of the Eurochart Hot 100 Singles this week, becoming the first ever No. 1 hit to originate from Romania. The trac ...

  10. O-Zone Tops Eurochart

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Song marks first ever Euro-hit from Romania. O-Zone's "Dragostea Din Tei" (Love Under the Lime Tree) climbs to the top of the Eurochart Hot 100 Singles this week, becoming the first ever No. 1 hit to originate from Romania. The trac ...