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  1. Daddy Yankee Partners With Reebok

    December 05, 2005 12:00 AM EST Deal includes athletic footwear, apparel, more. Deal includes athletic footwear, apparel, more. News ...

  2. Making The Brand

    October 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The press blitz of supermodel Kate Moss' illegal drug use created a negative impact on her endorsement deals with Burberry and Chanel. With this news, we cannot help but wonder what the implications f The press blitz of supermodel Kate Moss&# ...

  3. Pisano To Fight Piracy As MPAA's New President

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Former Screen Actors' Guild leader and studio veteran Bob Pisano has resurfaced after a six-month hiatus to become president and operations chief of the Motion Picture Assn. of America. LOS ANGELES (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Former Screen Ac ...

  4. EC Confab Eyes Broadcasting Sector Reforms

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Top European Union policy makers and broadcasting executives gather in the northern England city of Liverpool Sept. 20 for a three-day conference on how to regulate Europe's fast-changing audiovisual BRUSSELS (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Top E ...

  5. Euro MPs Endorse Filmmaking Aid Boost

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT European members of Parliament on Sept. 12 endorsed plans to double the European Union's aid to filmmakers. BRUSSELS (The Hollywood Reporter) -- European members of Parliament on Sept. 12 endorsed plans to double the European Union's aid ...

  6. Education In America: The Sound of Silence

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Many of us who work in the music industry can point to our school music programs as the spark that ignited our passion for music, many years ago. Well-funded programs provided an array of experiences Debbie Cavalier is dean of continuing education ...

  7. Reebok Partners With Debut Israeli Artist

    August 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Motown recording artist Miri Ben-Ari is receiving major props from Reebok. In the first of its kind partnership, the athletic apparel company has partnered with the Israeli artist's label to produce t Motown recording artist Miri Ben-Ari is r ...

  8. Reebok Partners With Debut Israeli Artist

    August 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Motown recording artist Miri Ben-Ari is receiving major props from Reebok. In the first of its kind partnership, the athletic apparel company has partnered with the Israeli artist's label to produce t Motown recording artist Miri Ben-Ari is r ...

  9. Global Pulse

    August 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A decade into its recording career, Welsh alternative-rock quintet Super Furry Animals continues to develop on its seventh album, "Love Kraft" (Epic/Sony BMG). Read Tom Ferguson's column. A decade into its recording career, Welsh al ...

  10. Staind's 'Chapter V' Makes It Mark At No. 1

    August 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Faith's 'Fireflies' slips to No. 3. Faith's 'Fireflies' slips to No. 3. News ...

  11. My Chemical Romance Plans Headlining Tour

    July 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Currently on road as part of Vans Warped Tour. Currently on road as part of Vans Warped Tour. News ...

  12. On The Road

    July 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT If Live 8 was the watershed event that married live music with digital delivery, then Network Live could be the offspring of that marriage. Read Ray Waddell's column. If Live 8 was the watershed event that married live music with digital deli ...

  13. Reebok Partners With Nelly

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Footwear, apparel and accessories in the works. In its latest musical partnership, Reebok has teamed with hip-hop/rap artist Nelly for a signature collection of athletic footwear, apparel and accessories. No stranger to brand marketing, Nelly' ...

  14. Reebok Partners With Nelly

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In its latest musical partnership, Reebok has teamed with hip-hop/rap artist Nelly for a signature collection of athletic footwear, apparel and accessories. No stranger to brand marketing, Nelly's yet In its latest musical partnership, Reebok ...

  15. Global Pulse

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The figures are adding up for London-based pop quartet the Magic Numbers and their combination of country, soul and West Coast harmony. Read Tom Ferguson's column. The figures are adding up for London-based pop quartet the Magic Numbers and t ...

  16. Report: Brit Q2 Albums Biz Slips

    July 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Downloads, homegrown artists show gains. Downloads, homegrown artists show gains. News ...

  17. Strait's 'Somewhere' Heads Right To Top

    July 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Coldplay slips to No. 3. Coldplay slips to No. 3. News ...

  18. MCPS-PRS Alliance Board Members Appointed

    July 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Adam Singer was officially confirmed as an executive director of the MCPS-PRS Alliance board during the annual general meeting of the Performing Right Society in London. Adam Singer was officially confirmed as an executive director of the MCPS-PRS ...

  19. Billboard, Knitting Factory Extend Showcase Series

    June 23, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Billboard and the Knitting Factory have partnered to present "Billboard Underground, Live at the Knitting Factory." The series, which started at the Knitting Factory's New York club and will expand to Billboard and the Knitting Fact ...

  20. Bischof Upped At Koch Publishing

    June 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Rainer Bischof has been elevated to managing director of Koch Music Publishing's operations in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. Rainer Bischof has been elevated to managing director of Koch Music Publishing's operations in Germany, Swit ...

  21. SneakerLuxe Partners With 'Jacob The Jeweler'

    June 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Collection to debut in July. Couture sneaker company SneakerLuxe -- which counts former Motown president/CEO Kedar Massenburg as one of its owners -- has partnered with Jacob "Jacob the Jeweler" Arabo for Jacob & Co. Footwear, Billbo ...

  22. ARIA Preps Aussie Hall Of Fame Event

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Australian Record Industry Assn. is establishing for the first time a dedicated ceremony to induct Hall of Fame members. Six acts are expected to be inducted July 14, including '70s and '80 Austr The Australian Record Industry Assn. ...

  23. ARIA Preps Aussie Hall Of Fame Event

    June 02, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Australian Record Industry Assn. is establishing for the first time a dedicated ceremony to induct Hall of Fame members. Six acts are expected to be inducted July 14, including '70s and '80 Austr The Australian Record Industry Assn. ...

  24. Pub Vet Evans Joins MCPS-PRS

    May 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Long-time British publishing executive Crispin Evans is to join U.K. collecting society the MCPS-PRS Alliance as general counsel, with effect from August. Long-time British publishing executive Crispin Evans is to join U.K. collecting society the ...

  25. Britain's MCPS-PRS Delivers Mixed 2004 Results

    May 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The United Kingdom's MCPS-PRS Alliance, which manages common activities between the mechanical right and performing right societies, on May 12 issued a mixed financial report for the year 2004. LONDON -- The United Kingdom's MCPS-PRS All ...

  26. Iley Named Mercury U.K. MD

    May 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Jason Iley is to step into the role as managing director of Mercury Records U.K. with effect from June 1. Iley, currently GM of sister company Island Records U.K., will succeed Greg Castell who is eye Jason Iley is to step into the role as managin ...

  27. Converse Rolls Out Artist Marketing At Coachella

    April 22, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Plans include sponsorship, gift bags. Converse is implementing an artist marketing plan at the 2005 Coachella Valley Music Festival, which takes place April 30 - May 1 in Indio, Calif. The fashion brand is offering several opportunities for artist ...

  28. The Indies

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Hot punk/hardcore label Victory adds Rise to its roster of distributed companies. Read Todd Martens' column. Hot punk/hardcore label Victory adds Rise to its roster of distributed companies. Read Todd Martens' column. News Todd Martens ...

  29. Magid In Talks To Re-Up With CCE

    February 16, 2005 12:00 AM EST Ending speculation about his future with Clear Channel Entertainment, veteran Philadelphia promoter Larry Magid is in final negotiations for a new long-term contract with the company. Ending speculation about his future with Clear Channel Entertai ...

  30. Litefoot, Secody Among Nammy Winners

    February 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST Blackfire, Martinez also honored. Eli Secody, Blackfire, Yolanda Martinez and Litefoot were among the top winners at the seventh annual Native American Music Awards. Hosted by actor Adam Beach, this year's event was held last night (Feb. 10) ...

  31. Music Groups Lobby EU On Economic Plans

    February 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST Call for greater IP protection. A coalition of entertainment and media groups is calling on the European Union to focus on fostering creativity and innovation as it revamps its 10-year economic plan. An industry coalition that includes the IFPI ha ...

  32. Warner China MD Xu To Exit

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warner Music China managing director Zorro Xu will leave the company "by the end of March." Warner Music Asia Pacific president Lachie Rutherford confirms that Warner Mu ...

  33. Popkomm To Have Spanish Flavor

    January 25, 2005 12:00 AM EST 'Partner country' plans quixotic events. As expected, Spain has been designated “partner country” at this year’s Popkomm music trade fair Sept. 14-16 in Berlin. The concept was introduced at the 2004 event, when the designated nation was ...

  34. Studio Monitor

    January 20, 2005 12:00 AM EST Producer/engineer Tony Maserati finds a way to fine-tune mixes at a lower cost than those of high-end commercial studios. Read Chris Walsh's column. Producer/engineer Tony Maserati finds a way to fine-tune mixes at a lower cost than those of ...

  35. Kylie Minogue

    January 06, 2005 12:00 AM EST Deliciously retro in a mid-'80s Italo-disco kind of way. Deliciously retro in a mid-'80s Italo-disco kind of way. News ...

  36. Epic Names Marketing VP

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Lewis to focus on Christian, gospel. Lewis to focus on Christian, gospel. News ...

  37. Epic Names Marketing VP

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Epic Records has promoted Heidi Brown Lewis to VP of marketing. She has been senior director of product marketing since 1997. Epic Records has promoted Heidi Brown Lewis to VP of marketing. She has been senior director of product marketing since 1 ...

  38. Epic Names Marketing VP

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST Epic Records has promoted Heidi Brown Lewis to VP of marketing. She has been senior director of product marketing since 1997. Epic Records has promoted Heidi Brown Lewis to VP of marketing. She has been senior director of product marketing since 1 ...

  39. Unwritten Law

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST This slice of self-loathing punk-pop is primed for massive radio play. This slice of self-loathing punk-pop is primed for massive radio play. News ...

  40. Wire

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST Wire has been on the minds of musical youth lately, as one of the principal inspirations for today's post-punk revivalists. Wire has been on the minds of musical youth lately, as one of the principal inspirations for today's post-punk re ...

  41. Lil' Kim To Bow Fashion Line

    December 21, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lil' Kim is starting a line of women's clothing, Hollyhood, which will debut in 2005. The artist has teamed with World Recognition International for the line, which will offer casual wear. Lil' Kim is starting a line of women's ...

  42. Kravitz In Fashion With Clothing Line

    December 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lenny Kravitz is launching a men's fashion line, along with former Gucci designer/creative director Tom Ford. Lenny Kravitz is launching a men's fashion line, along with former Gucci designer/creative director Tom Ford. The still-unnamed ...

  43. Universal Brazil Names Prez

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST José Antonio Eboli has been promoted to president of Universal Music Brazil, effective January 2005. José Antonio Eboli has been promoted to president of Universal Music Brazil, effective January 2005. Eboli will continue to be based out ...

  44. Universal Brazil Names Prez

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST José Antonio Eboli has been promoted to president of Universal Music Brazil, effective January 2005. José Antonio Eboli has been promoted to president of Universal Music Brazil, effective January 2005. Eboli will continue to be based out ...

  45. U2, Pretenders, Guy Among Rock Hall Inductees

    December 13, 2004 12:00 AM EST U2, the Pretenders, Buddy Guy, Percy Sledge and the O'Jays will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at its 20th annual induction ceremony, to be held March 14 at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel U2, the Pretenders, Buddy Guy, Percy Sledg ...

  46. EMI Turkey Names Kursun MD

    November 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Turkey has recruited Hakan Kursun as managing director, with effect from Jan. 1, 2005. EMI Music Turkey has recruited Hakan Kursun as managing director, with effect from Jan. 1, 2005. An established producer, arranger and songwriter in t ...

  47. R. Kelly, Jay-Z Take 'Business' To No. 1

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST Feuding superstars sell 215,000 in United States. Feuding superstars sell 215,000 in United States. News ...

  48. R. Kelly Files $75 Million Lawsuit Against Jay-Z

    November 02, 2004 12:00 AM EST Joint tour axed after superstars feud. Joint tour axed after superstars feud. News ...

  49. MCPS-PRS Alliance Names Porter As MD

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST British authors rights group MCPS-PRS Alliance has appointed COO Steve Porter as managing director, effective today (Nov. 1). His elevation into the newly created position is intended to ensure contin British authors rights group MCPS-PRS Alliance ...

  50. MCPS-PRS Alliance Names Porter As MD

    November 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST British authors rights group MCPS-PRS Alliance has appointed COO Steve Porter as managing director, effective today (Nov. 1). His elevation into the newly created position is intended to ensure contin British authors rights group MCPS-PRS Alliance ...

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