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  1. Juan Carlos Calderon, Renowned Spanish Composer, Dead at 74

    November 28, 2012 2:09 PM EST A pioneer of Spanish-language pop in the 1970s. Composer, producer, arranger and musician Juan Carlos Calderón died Monday (Nov. 26) in a Madrid hospital. The cause was cardiac arrest, according to Europa Press Calderón work with artists including ...

  2. Three Dead in Stampede Following Steve Aoki Concert in Spain

    November 01, 2012 5:15 PM EDT At least three young women were trampled to death Wednesday night at a festival in Madrid, Spain, headlined by DJ Steve Aoki. The fatal injuries occurred as the crowd rushed one of the exits. Two more people remain in critical condition. Register ...

  3. Eduardo 'Teddy' Bautista, President of Spain's SGAE, Resigns After Financial Investigation

    July 12, 2011 7:44 PM EDT Eduardo "Teddy" Bautista, the president of Spain's powerful Society of Authors and Editors (SGAE), has resigned less than two weeks after the organization's offices were raided by national police who were investigating for misa ...

  4. Spain's SGAE Offices Raided, Executives Detained In Financial Investigation

    July 02, 2011 6:03 PM EDT In a stunning piece of news that's dominated the front pages of Spanish newspapers, the offices of the country's powerful Society of Authors and Editors (SGAE) have been raided by national police who are investigating the organization fo ...

  5. Business Matters: SoundHound's Free Unlimited Usage Opens Music I.D. App Floodgates

    December 23, 2010 12:00 AM EST Music Identification App SoundHound Now Offering Free Unlimited Usage -- The race to identify the world's music is heating up. The free SoundHound music ID app now offers an unlimited number of music IDs. Previously free users were limited to ...

  6. Spanish Musician, Industry Veteran Tato Luzardo Dies

    March 09, 2010 12:00 AM EST Tato Luzardo, the director of Spain's Academy of Music Arts and Sciences, died the day after the 14th Premios de la Musica gala award organized each year by the academy. He died on March 5, it has been announced, after a long battle against c ...