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  1. Kevin Godley's WholeWorldBand App Allows Fans to Create Video Mixes Online, Artists Get Paid

    May 23, 2014 1:27 AM EDT With WholeWorldBand , music biz vet Kevin Godley's innovative new iPad and iPhone app, users anywhere in the world can record music and video in a virtual studio with a who's who of superstars. The app just completed an initial round of ...

  2. Talenthouse Secures $10 Million Series C Funding, Investors Include Dave Stewart, Gerard Butler

    May 20, 2014 1:13 PM EDT Talenthouse is a company that’s been helping young creatives find high-profile work in the music and fashion industries since 2009, when it was founded by Amos Pizzey, a UK ad agency veteran and early member of Culture Club, and tech entreprene ...

  3. Hans Zimmer Adds Johnny Marr, Dave Stewart and Incubus’ Mike Einziger to 'Spider-Man' Team

    October 31, 2013 2:48 PM EDT Hans Zimmer has again partnered with guitarists Johnny Marr, Dave Stewart and Incubus’ Michael Einziger to score “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” Pharrell Williams will also work on the score of the Sony Pictures film that will be released May 2. Zim ...

  4. Dave Stewart Partners With Kobalt Label Services on New Album ‘Lucky Numbers’

    August 14, 2013 7:00 AM EDT Veteran British musician and entrepreneur Dave Stewart has teamed with Kobalt Label Services for the global release of his new album “Lucky Numbers,” which is due to arrive Sept. 30 through the artist’s own label Weapons of Mass Entertainment. K ...

  5. Katy Perry Talks Next Album, Songwriting And Producers' Goofy Nicknames

    April 18, 2013 9:28 PM EDT Katy Perry is halfway through her third album, the follow-up to “Teenage Dream,” which spawned five Hot 100 No. 1 singles. She has yet to feel any pressure. “When I put myself on a timeline, when I tell the record company when I want to release ...

  6. B.B. King, Elvis Costello, Ray Davies, More Nominated For Songwriters Hall Of Fame

    October 11, 2012 10:31 AM EDT NEW YORK (AP) -- Elvis Costello, B.B. King and Ray Davies are among the nominees for the 2013 Songwriters Hall of Fame. They're joined by a slew of top acts, including Jimmy Buffett, Vince Gill and Rod Temperton, who wrote Michael Jackson ...

  7. Album Reviews: No Doubt, Mika, Ben Folds Five & more

    October 09, 2012 6:33 AM EDT Mika The Origin of Love Producers: various Republic Records Release Date: Oct. 16 The surviving members of Queen have done well with Freddie Mercury stand-ins Paul Rodgers and Adam Lambert. But British singer Mika is lurking out there as another ...

  8. Billboard Power 100: Randy Spendlove

    January 26, 2012 7:05 PM EST No. 69 Randy Spendlove President of Music Paramount Pictures The Big Score... Good thing Randy Spendlove knew the symptoms of Bieber Fever when he saw them: He got the ball rolling on "Justin Bieber: Never Say Never," which pulled in $73 ...

  9. SuperHeavy -- Featuring Mick Jagger, Joss Stone, Dave Stewart -- Sign To Universal

    June 23, 2011 3:30 PM EDT Universal Music will release the album from SuperHeavy, a group featuring Mick Jagger, Eurythmics founder Dave Stewart, singer Joss Stone, composer A.R. Rahman and reggae artist Damian Marley. No exact release date is set, but Universal Republic w ...

  10. BACKBEAT: @Billboard's Mobile Entertainment Live Music App Summit, Part 2

    October 06, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The afternoon sessions during Billboard's Mobile Entertainment Live! The Music App Summit event hosted even more award presentations, networking breakouts and a keynote presentation from the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart , among others. Check ...

  11. @MEL: The Eurythmics' Dave Stewart Wants To Pay You For Tweeting

    October 05, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Fans will be able to get paid for tweeting about their favorite bands, thanks to a new technology demonstrated by the Eurythmics' Dave Stewart, a producer, solo artist and Nokia's innovation advisor and chief disruption advisor. Speaking ...

  12. Dave Stewart To Keynote Mobile Entertainment Live: The Music App Summit

    August 26, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Industry technology conferences can easily turn into bore-fests, with slide after PowerPoint slide of software architecture diagrams and panelists bantering tired clichés like “it’s all about the music.” We’re going to turn that on it’s head at Mo ...

  13. Stevie Wonder, Dave Stewart To Perform On Cancer Telecast

    August 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Stevie Wonder will join Natasha Bedingfield, Queen Latifah, Martina McBride, Aaron Neville and Dave Stewart for a performance on the Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) TV fundraiser at 8pm ET on Sept. 10. The collaboration will be part of an "extraord ...

  14. Dave Stewart Partners With Nokia/Indada Music For Songwriting Comp

    August 03, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Eurythmics guitarist Dave Stewart has joined forces with mobile giant Nokia and Los Angeles-based digital platform Indaba Music to launch an international songwriting competition in aid of charitable causes. To enter the competition contestants ar ...

  15. Dave Stewart Stands Up To Cancer, Talks New Solo Album

    June 04, 2010 12:00 AM EDT One morning last fall, musician Dave Stewart woke up with an idea for a new song. But unlike any of his past material, the tune was about inspiring those struggling with cancer. "I just had this 'stand up, stand up, stand up to cancer� ...

  16. Canadian Music Week: Dave Stewart, Paul Williams Talk Songwriting

    March 14, 2010 12:00 AM EST Canadian Music Week came to a conclusion with Eurythmics guitarist Dave Stewart talking about songwriting and acts including Arkells, Metric and Joel Plaskett taking home prizes at the Indie Awards. Stewart, who gave a sometimes provocative, and o ...

  17. Dave Stewart Keynote: Sponsors, Nazis, Ice Cream, Vibrators

    March 12, 2010 12:00 AM EST Eurythmics guitarist Dave Stewart used his keynote address on the second day of Canadian Music Week to paint an audacious and occasionally confusing picture of the music business going forward. His presentation, which involved heavy use of visual ...

  18. Dave Stewart, A.R. Rahman Go 'Street Dancing'

    November 06, 2009 12:00 AM EST British rocker Dave Stewart of Eurythmics will team with Oscar winner A.R. Rahman ("Slumdog Millionaire") to write the score for "Street Dancing," an against-all-odds movie set in the world of dance competitions held in Singapo ...

  19. Dave Stewart Signs With Kobalt

    June 17, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Dave Stewart has signed a deal with Kobalt Music Group. Through the deal, Kobalt will administer the Stewart’s songs, and their international synch licensing team and agents will represent Stewart for synch licensing for film, TV, advertising, rin ...

  20. Ringo Goes 'Off The Record' With HBO

    April 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT HBO will debut "Ringo Starr: Off The Record" on May 2 at 11 p.m., a retrospective of the drummer's life with the Beatles and his solo career. The show will take the format of a conversation between Starr and The Eurythmics's Da ...

  21. London's Marquee Goes Live

    September 07, 2007 12:00 AM EDT London's Marquee Club was relaunched as a live music venue last night with a private party featuring performances by Australian alternative rock band the Basics and local indie act Marner Brown. The central London venue will host an official ...

  22. Gorfaine/Schwartz, IMG Artists Form Alliance

    June 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Gorfaine/Schwartz Agency, a leading talent agency for composers, songwriters and music supervisors in film and television, has entered into a strategic alliance with IMG Artists, a performing arts management and booking specialist, to cross-pr ...

  23. Stewart Stays With BMG Publishing

    August 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dave Stewart has extended his publishing relationship with BMG Music Publishing through a new long-term agreement. Stewart first signed with BMG in 1982 along with fellow Eurythmic Annie Lennox. Dave Stewart has extended his publishing relationshi ...

  24. Jagger, Stewart, Shore Take Home Musical Globes

    January 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won in the musical categories at the 62nd annual Golden Globes awards, held Sunday (Jan. 16) at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, Calif., and broadcast li Mick Jagger, Dave Stewart and Howard Shore won ...

  25. South Africa To Stage Second 46664 Concert

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST A second concert benefiting the Nelson Mandela Foundation's 46664 campaign in the fight against AIDS is set for March 19 at Fancourt in South Africa. The focus of this year's concert will be women and A second concert benefiting the Nels ...

  26. South Africa To Stage Second 46664 Concert

    December 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST A second concert benefiting the Nelson Mandela Foundation's 46664 campaign in the fight against AIDS is set for March 19 at Fancourt in South Africa. The focus of this year's concert will be women and A second concert benefiting the Nels ...

  27. Soundtrack

    November 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundtrack) lends an ideal accompaniment to the remake of the 1966 film. The pairing of Mick Jagger and Dave Stewart (who wrote, performed and produced this soundt ...

  28. Stewart, 'Simpsons' Team Set For Film/TV Confab

    October 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter-producer Dave Stewart, composer John Debney, director Garry Marshall and the music creative team for "The Simpsons" have joined the lineup for next month's third annual Hollywood Reporter/B Songwriter-producer Dave Stewar ...