EMI U.K.

  1. Tie: Alexandra Patsavas & Andria Vidler

    November 28, 2012 4:29 PM EST Owner, Chop Shop Muisc Group & CEO, EMI Music U.K. Alexandra Patsavas 'Twilight' And More The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn-Part 2 is the final chapter in one of the most successful soundtrack series in history, and each of the five a ...

  2. How EMI Plans To Grow EDM: A Q&A With EMI Dance Network Head Bart Cools

    March 30, 2012 10:52 AM EDT EMI Music Executive VP, Marketing Europe/Rest of the World, Bart Cools is head of the newly-formed EMI Dance Network - the label's international, label-wide A&R and marketing network dedicated exclusively to dance artists and records. In ...

  3. 'Commissioner' Gordon Unveils 360-Degree South African Label

    September 04, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Grammy-winning producer and engineer 'Commissioner' Gordon Williams used the 2009 Moshito music conference at Museum Africa, Johannesburg to announce the formation of a South African-based label, studio and other elements. "The musi ...

  4. EMI Marks Guinness Anniversary

    December 09, 2008 12:00 AM EST EMI Music has partnered with Guinness-owner Diageo Ireland for an album featuring music from the brewer's iconic TV commercials. It marks 250 years since Arthur Guinness signed the lease on St. James Gate Brewery in Dublin. "Guinness 250 ...

  5. Managers Weigh Up Hands' EMI Plans

    January 16, 2008 12:00 AM EST The Music Managers Forum has given a guarded welcome to EMI Group chairman Guy Hands' plans to restructure the major. London-based MMF chief executive Jon Webster spoke to Billboard.biz after yesterday's meeting between Hands and more th ...

  6. EMI Confirms Up To 2,000 Job Cuts

    January 15, 2008 12:00 AM EST EMI will cut up to 2,000 jobs worldwide in its Recorded Music division as part of a major restructuring of the company, intended to shift focus on A&R and encourage new revenue streams from digital services and corporate sponsorship. EMI Group ...

  7. Artist Managers Protest New EMI Regime

    January 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST EMI is facing the prospect of an artists' revolt, with representatives of major acts Robbie Williams and Coldplay expressing concern at the current state of the company. Williams' manager, Tim Clark of ie: music, told the London Times th ...

  8. EMI's Wadsworth Goes Back To School

    November 23, 2007 12:00 AM EST EMI U.K. chairman and CEO Tony Wadsworth has been appointed visiting professor at Newcastle University. Wadsworth will attend the university several times a year to work with students from the International Centre for Music Studies and Newcastle U ...

  9. Robinson, Ebert To Split EMI South East Asia

    July 27, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music South East Asia is waving goodbye to two of its key executives. The company's president/COO Paul Robinson will exit at the end of July to "pursue other ventures," the music major said today. In addition, Hans Ebert, execut ...

  10. Gunning Fires Up EMI Digital Team

    July 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Simon Gunning has joined EMI Music U.K. and Ireland as its new senior VP digital, starting July 23. Gunning, who was most recently director of entertainment at Yahoo! Europe, will report to the U.K. company's chairman/CEO Tony Wadsworth and B ...

  11. New Post For EMI's Wozencroft

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI veteran Keith Wozencroft is taking a new role with the company. The executive, who currently serves as president, Capitol Music and Virgin Records U.K., has entered into a long-term joint-venture label relationship with EMI Music U.K. and Irel ...

  12. Ames To Head EMI Music North America

    April 26, 2007 12:00 AM EDT EMI has named former Warner Music Group chairman/CEO Roger Ames head of EMI Music North America. He will have offices in New York and Los Angeles and report to EMI CEO Eric Nicoli. Ames is familiar with EMI's operations. He has been serving a ...

  13. EMI, T-Mobile Trial Ad-Supported Mobile Videos

    September 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT EMI Music and leading mobile operator T-Mobile are testing an advertising-supported mobile video service in the United Kingdom. EMI Music and leading mobile operator T-Mobile are testing an advertising-supported mobile video service in the United ...

  14. Live 8 DVDs Poised For Record Sales

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST -DVD box-set released on Nov. 7. EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what is expected to become the biggest selling music DVD of all time. The 4-DVD Live 8 box-set is to be released on Nov. 7 in the world, except for the U.S. where it comes ...

  15. Live 8 DVDs Poised For Record Sales

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what is expected to become the biggest selling music DVD of all time. The 4-DVD Live 8 box-set is to be released on Nov. 7 in the world, except for the U.S. wh EMI Music is preparing for the launch of what ...

  16. Robbie Williams Takes 'Intensive Care' Of Euro Charts

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams goes straight to the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums with "Intensive Care" (Chrysalis), amassing an impressive collection of first-week No.1 rankings. The album outsells all Robbie Williams goes straight t ...

  17. Robbie Williams Takes 'Intensive Care' Of Euro Charts

    November 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST New set ships 1.5 million units. Robbie Williams goes straight to the top of Billboard's European Top 100 Albums with "Intensive Care" (Chrysalis), amassing an impressive collection of first-week No.1 rankings. The album outsells al ...

  18. EMI Cont'l Europe Names Chris Kennedy CFO

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Justin Morris takes key role at EMI U.K. Justin Morris takes key role at EMI U.K. News Justin Morris ...

  19. EMI Cont'l Europe Names Chris Kennedy CFO

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST EMI Music Continental Europe in London continues to restructure under chairman/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon. EMI Music Continental Europe in London continues to restructure under chairman/CEO Jean-Francois Cecillon. Chris Kennedy, who was CFO of EMI ...

  20. EMI South East Asia Appoints Robinson Pres/COO

    August 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Paul Robinson has been promoted to the new role as president/COO of EMI Music South East Asia, with effect from September 1. Paul Robinson has been promoted to the new role as president/COO of EMI Music South East Asia, with effect from September ...

  21. Cecillon Returns To EMI, De Buretel Exits

    March 31, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former EMI U.K. president takes Europe role. Former EMI U.K. president takes Europe role. News ...