Counting Crows

  1. Counting Crows Sign with Capitol Records for New Studio Album

    May 19, 2014 8:40 PM EDT Counting Crows have signed a recording deal with Capitol Records for the fall release of their forthcoming studio album, "Somewhere Under Wonderland", it was announced today by Capitol Music Group chairman/ceo Steve Barnett.   It will be ...

  2. The Collective Signs Desmond Child

    December 09, 2011 2:30 PM EST The Collective, an entertainment management and production company, has signed multi-Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer Desmond Child for worldwide career management. For nearly 30 years, songwriter/producer Desmond Child has acrewed multipl ...

  3. Record Producer Tal Herzberg Dies at 41

    April 13, 2011 8:34 PM EDT Tal Herzberg, a producer, musician and Grammy-nominated recording engineer who worked with such top acts as U2, Lady Gaga, the Black Eyed Peas and Britney Spears, died April 7 of liver cancer. He was 41. Widely known in the industry for his prowes ...

  4. Foursquare's Jonathan Crowley Talks About Company's Push Into Music Biz

    March 30, 2011 4:48 PM EDT One of the more intriguing new mobile and social media services available today is the location-based check-in "game" Foursquare . Ever since it burst into the mainstream last year, the music industry has struggled to figure out ways to ...

  5. Cinder Block Acquired By Transom Capital Group

    July 27, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Los Angeles-based equity firm Transom Capital Group has acquired independent merchandise company Cinder Block. Cinder Block founder and president Jeffery Bischoff will continue to lead the company and retain some ownership of the business. Cinder ...

  6. Don Van Cleave To Exit CIMS

    September 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Don Van Cleave will leave his post as executive director of the Coalition of Independent Music Stores (CIMS), at the end of the year, to join Gary Gersh's Artists Organization in an executive management position. The Artist Organization manag ...

  7. MasterCard Campaign Offers Free UMG Downloads

    July 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT MasterCard this week launched a campaign with an extensive music component. As part of a new campaign dubbed "Roots of Rock" from New York ad agency McCann-Erickson the credit card maker is offering MasterCard holders free downloads from ...

  8. Superstars Return To The Road In 2008

    April 18, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Some of the biggest names in live music will be touring this summer, giving hope to promoters that the North American concert business will again reach record-breaking numbers in 2008. Live Nation, the world's largest concert promoter, is fie ...

  9. Gridiron Bash Postponed Until Fall 2008

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT The inaugural Gridiron Bash -- which originally called for simultaneous concerts across 16 college stadiums nationwide on April 18 -- has been postponed until fall 2008, according to New York-based producer MSL Sports and Entertainment. The event ...

  10. Maroon 5, Counting Crows Plot Summer Tour

    March 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Maroon 5 and Counting Crows are teaming for an extensive summer/fall tour, beginning July 25 in Virginia Beach, Va. Sara Bareilles has been tapped as the opener through Aug. 26, while Epic labelmate Augustana will support on the rest of the dates. ...

  11. Clarkson, Swift, Maroon 5 Suit Up For 'Gridiron Bash'

    January 18, 2008 12:00 AM EST College football will get the ultimate hype this spring as Kelly Clarkson, ZZ Top, Maroon 5, Dwight Yoakam, Counting Crows, Taylor Swift and Montgomery Gentry, to name a few, perform simultaneously in college stadiums nationwide as part of the ina ...

  12. SUPER BOWL SONG DAY

    October 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Big Winner On Feb. 3 May Not Be On The Field The Halftime Hero: Tom Petty Even in these post-wardrobe-malfunction times, the performer at the Super Bowl's halftime show stands to see a jump in sales afterward. Last year, "The Very Be ...

  13. Counting Crows Touring With Live, Collective Soul

    May 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In a bill straight out of 1995, Counting Crows will tour minor-league baseball stadiums this summer with support from Live and Collective Soul. Third Eye Blind will also join the lineup for a handful of shows. The trek begins July 22 in Wilmington ...

  14. Counting Crows Singer Launches Label

    February 16, 2007 12:00 AM EST Counting Crows lead singer Adam Duritz has launched a new record label, Tyrannosaurus Records (T-Recs). "My vision for T-Recs is an intimate boutique label," says Duritz in a statement. "We handle everything in-house and we're ...

  15. UMGI To Slash Price On Digital Catalog

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Value initiative begins Nov. 1. Universal Music today (Oct. 30) unveiled details of "an aggressive European strategy" to cut the price on 1,500 digitally-delivered catalog albums. With effect from Nov. 1, Universal Music Group Internatio ...

  16. UMGI To Slash Price On Digital Catalog

    October 30, 2006 12:00 AM EST Universal Music today (Oct. 30) unveiled details of "an aggressive European strategy" to cut the price on 1,500 digitally-delivered catalog albums. Universal Music today (Oct. 30) unveiled details of "an aggressive European strategy ...

  17. PACE Nixes Nashville River Stages

    January 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Clear Channel Entertainment's Nashville operation, PACE Concerts, has pulled the plug on a 2005 version of its annual May riverfront music festival Nashville River Stages. Clear Channel Entertainment's Nashville operation, PACE Concerts, ...

  18. Momentum Worldwide Bows Music Unit

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT N.Y. firm focuses on sponsorship, talent, production. Sponsorship/marketing firm Momentum Worldwide has formed a new event production and music sponsorship division, Momentum Music and Entertainment (MME). Based in New York, MME will specialize in ...

  19. New iTunes Version Spurs Record Sales

    May 05, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer says it sold a record 3.3 million songs in the first week of release for the latest version of its iTunes music management software. Apple Computer says it sold a record 3.3 million songs in the first week of release for the latest ...

  20. Apple: iTunes Store Has Sold 70 Million

    April 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer sold over 70 million songs through the iTunes Music Store in its first year. The company, which today (April 28) marks the one-year anniversary of the music store's launch on the Mac OS Apple Computer sold over 70 million songs ...

  21. Dylan To Headline London's Fleadh Festival

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/newsroom/touring_venues/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000475105">As tipped here last week</A>, Bob Dylan has been confirmed to headline this year's Flead As tipped here last ...

  22. Dylan To Headline London's Fleadh Festival

    April 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/newsroom/touring_venues/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000475105">As tipped here last week</A>, Bob Dylan has been confirmed to headline this year's Flead As tipped here last ...

  23. Artists Line-up For Pre-Grammy Concerts

    January 26, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, the Strokes and Counting Crows are among the artists who will perform as part of a concert series at the L.A. House of Blues in the days leading up to the Grammys. Proce Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, the Strokes and ...

  24. Amazon: Exclusives Translate Into Sales

    December 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST Holiday programming feature highlights exclusive content Amazon.com says a holiday programming feature that highlights content exclusives from a range of artists has helped drive sales for the participating acts. The campaign, "Holiday A-List ...

  25. Amazon: Exclusives Translate Into Sales

    December 29, 2003 12:00 AM EST Holiday programming feature highlights content Amazon.com says a holiday programming feature that highlights content exclusives from a range of artists has helped drive sales for the participating acts. The campaign, "Holiday A-List," fe ...